Famous People Who Died In 1941

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1941. This list includes people like Rabindranath Tagore, Lou Gehrig, Virginia Woolf, James Joyce, Robert Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include poets, artists, political leaders and novelists who died in 1941. This list includes people from Germany, United States, United Kingdom & France and many more countries.

Rabindranath TagoreRabindranath Tagore
Indian
Poet and Author
Virginia WoolfVirginia Woolf
British
Novelist

James JoyceJames Joyce
Irish
Writer

Lou GehrigLou Gehrig
American
Baseball Player

Alfonso XIII of SpainAlfonso XIII of Spain
Spanish
King of Spain

Robert Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-PowellRobert Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell
British
Founder of the Scout Movement
Frederick BantingFrederick Banting
Canadian
Discoverer of Insulin

Maximilian KolbeMaximilian Kolbe
Polish
Friar

Henri BergsonHenri Bergson
French
Philosopher and Writer

Louis BrandeisLouis Brandeis
American
Former Lawyer & US Supreme Court Associate Justice
Wilhelm IIWilhelm II
German
Emperor of Germany

Gutzon BorglumGutzon Borglum
American
Sculptor
Louis ChevroletLouis Chevrolet
Swiss, American
Founder of the Chevrolet Motor Car Company

Amy JohnsonAmy Johnson
British
Aviator

Banjo PatersonBanjo Paterson
Australian
Poet
Sherwood AndersonSherwood Anderson
American
Writer

Annie Jump CannonAnnie Jump Cannon
American
Astronomer
Walther NernstWalther Nernst
German
Physicist and Chemist

Ernest Everett JustErnest Everett Just
American
Biologist

Paul SabatierPaul Sabatier
French
Chemist
Amrita ShergilAmrita Shergil
Indian
Indian painter

Jelly Roll MortonJelly Roll Morton
American
Pianist, Bandleader, Composer, Conductor, Jazz
Günther PrienGünther Prien
German
Officer, Submariner

Bruno MussoliniBruno Mussolini
Aviator

Ioannis MetaxasIoannis Metaxas
Greek
Politician, Officer, Military personnel

Ernst UdetErnst Udet
German
Aviator, Officer, Actor
El LissitzkyEl Lissitzky
Russian
painter, architect, graphic designer,
Abe RelesAbe Reles
American
Mobster

Ignacy Jan PaderewskiIgnacy Jan Paderewski
Ukrainian, American
Former Prime Minister of Poland

James George FrazerJames George Frazer
British
Anthropologist, Writer, Historian, Mythographer

Robert DelaunayRobert Delaunay
French
Painter, Artist
Werner MöldersWerner Mölders
German
Fighter pilot

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Benjamin Lee WhorfBenjamin Lee Whorf
American
Anthropologist, Linguist

William Gibbs McAdooWilliam Gibbs McAdoo
American
Politician

Marina TsvetaevaMarina Tsvetaeva
Russian, Russian
Poet, Writer

Werner SombartWerner Sombart
German
Economist, Sociologist, University teacher
Arthur EvansArthur Evans
British
Archaeologist

Maurice LeblancMaurice Leblanc
French
Writer, Novelist, Science fiction writer
Chris WatsonChris Watson
Australian, Chilean
Politician, Trade unionist

Zoya KosmodemyanskayaZoya Kosmodemyanskaya
Russian, Russian
Activist

Franz von WerraFranz von Werra
Swiss, German
Fighter pilot, Aviator
Gottfried FederGottfried Feder
German
Economist, Politician, University teacher

Helen MorganHelen Morgan
American
Actress
Evelyn UnderhillEvelyn Underhill
British
Writer

Edwin S. PorterEdwin S. Porter
American
Film Producer

Harry M. DaughertyHarry M. Daugherty
American
Attorney General

Nigel GresleyNigel Gresley
British
Engineer

Christian RakovskyChristian Rakovsky
Bulgarian
Military physician, Politician, Diplomat,
Minnie VautrinMinnie Vautrin
American
Missionary

Josef JakobsJosef Jakobs
German
Double agent

J. Stuart BlacktonJ. Stuart Blackton
British
Film Producer

Gaetano MoscaGaetano Mosca
Italian
Political scientist
Elizabeth von ArnimElizabeth von Arnim
German, British
Writer, Novelist

Gus KahnGus Kahn
American
Composer, Songwriter, Lyricist, Film score
Kurt KoffkaKurt Koffka
German
Psychologist, University teacher

Maximilien LuceMaximilien Luce
French
Painter

Tullio Levi-CivitaTullio Levi-Civita
Mathematician
Alexej von JawlenskyAlexej von Jawlensky
German, Russian
painter

Émile BernardÉmile Bernard
French
Painter, Poet, Writer
Frank BridgeFrank Bridge
British
Composer, Conductor, Music educator

Karin BoyeKarin Boye
Swedish
Writer, Poet, Novelist, Literary critic,

Catherine RadziwillCatherine Radziwill
Polish
Writer
Rudolf HilferdingRudolf Hilferding
Austrian, German
Economist, Politician, Writer

Hans SpemannHans Spemann
German
Embryologist
Dmitry MerezhkovskyDmitry Merezhkovsky
Russian
Novelist

James Allen WardJames Allen Ward
New Zealander
 

Aribert MogAribert Mog
German
Actor

Louis D. BrandeisLouis D. Brandeis
American
Judge
George Lyman KittredgeGeorge Lyman Kittredge
American
musicologist, literary critic, journalist
Frederick Grant BantingFrederick Grant Banting
Canadian
Medical Professional, Inventor, Doctor

Sir Hugh WalpoleSir Hugh Walpole
New Zealander, British
Novelist

Eduard Freiherr von Böhm-ErmolliEduard Freiherr von Böhm-Ermolli
Czech, Italian
Austrian general

Thomas Raymond KellyThomas Raymond Kelly
American
 
Edward Rydz-ŚmigłyEdward Rydz-Śmigły
Polish, Ukrainian
Polish Politician

Jiří OrtenJiří Orten
Czech
Writer, Poet