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.

Virginia WoolfVirginia Woolf
British
Novelist

Lou GehrigLou Gehrig
American
Baseball Player

James JoyceJames Joyce
Irish
Writer

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
Maximilian KolbeMaximilian Kolbe
Polish
Friar

Amy JohnsonAmy Johnson
British
Aviator

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
Frederick BantingFrederick Banting
Canadian
Discoverer of Insulin

Gutzon BorglumGutzon Borglum
American
Sculptor

Banjo PatersonBanjo Paterson
Australian
Poet

Louis ChevroletLouis Chevrolet
Swiss, American
Founder of the Chevrolet Motor Car Company

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

Amrita ShergilAmrita Shergil
Indian
Indian painter
Paul SabatierPaul Sabatier
French
Chemist

Jelly Roll MortonJelly Roll Morton
American
Pianist, Bandleader, Composer, Conductor, Jazz
Abe RelesAbe Reles
American
Mobster

Bruno MussoliniBruno Mussolini
Aviator

Ioannis MetaxasIoannis Metaxas
Greek
Politician, Officer, Military personnel
Ernst UdetErnst Udet
German
Aviator, Officer, Actor

Ignacy Jan PaderewskiIgnacy Jan Paderewski
Ukrainian, American
Former Prime Minister of Poland
El LissitzkyEl Lissitzky
Russian
painter, architect, graphic designer,

Günther PrienGünther Prien
German
Officer, Submariner

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

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James George FrazerJames George Frazer
British
Anthropologist, Writer, Historian, Mythographer
Marina TsvetaevaMarina Tsvetaeva
Russian, Russian
Poet, Writer

Maurice LeblancMaurice Leblanc
French
Writer, Novelist, Science fiction writer

Zoya KosmodemyanskayaZoya Kosmodemyanskaya
Russian, Russian
Activist

Arthur EvansArthur Evans
British
Archaeologist
William Gibbs McAdooWilliam Gibbs McAdoo
American
Politician
Minnie VautrinMinnie Vautrin
American
Missionary

Gottfried FederGottfried Feder
German
Economist, Politician, University teacher

Edward Rydz-ŚmigłyEdward Rydz-Śmigły
Polish, Ukrainian
Polish Politician

Franz von WerraFranz von Werra
Swiss, German
Fighter pilot, Aviator
Benjamin Lee WhorfBenjamin Lee Whorf
American
Anthropologist, Linguist

Helen MorganHelen Morgan
American
Actress

Evelyn UnderhillEvelyn Underhill
British
Writer

Werner SombartWerner Sombart
German
Economist, Sociologist, University teacher

Chris WatsonChris Watson
Australian
Politician
Harry M. DaughertyHarry M. Daugherty
American
Attorney General

Nigel GresleyNigel Gresley
British
Engineer
Henri LebesgueHenri Lebesgue
French
Mathematician

Josef JakobsJosef Jakobs
German
Double agent

Elizabeth von ArnimElizabeth von Arnim
German, British
Writer, Novelist
Gus KahnGus Kahn
American
Composer, Songwriter, Lyricist, Film score

Émile BernardÉmile Bernard
French
Painter, Poet, Writer
Christian RakovskyChristian Rakovsky
Bulgarian
Military physician, Politician, Diplomat,

Edwin S. PorterEdwin S. Porter
American
Film Producer

Julian EltingeJulian Eltinge
American
Actor

Alexej von JawlenskyAlexej von Jawlensky
Russian
Painter

Karin BoyeKarin Boye
Swedish
Writer, Poet, Novelist, Literary critic,
Gaetano MoscaGaetano Mosca
Italian
Political scientist

Rudolf HilferdingRudolf Hilferding
Austrian, German
Economist, Politician, Writer

Tullio Levi-CivitaTullio Levi-Civita
Mathematician

Frank BridgeFrank Bridge
British
Composer, Conductor, Music educator
Kurt KoffkaKurt Koffka
German
Psychologist, University teacher

J. Stuart BlacktonJ. Stuart Blackton
British
Film Producer
Daniel Carter BeardDaniel Carter Beard
American
Illustrator

Willis Van DevanterWillis Van Devanter
American
Jurist

Dmitry MerezhkovskyDmitry Merezhkovsky
Russian
Novelist
Catherine RadziwillCatherine Radziwill
Polish
Writer

C. F. A. VoyseyC. F. A. Voysey
British
Architect
Hans SpemannHans Spemann
German
Embryologist

William SulzerWilliam Sulzer
American
Politician

Émile NelliganÉmile Nelligan
Canadian
Poet
Maximilien LuceMaximilien Luce
French
Painter

James Allen WardJames Allen Ward
New Zealander
 
Frank ConradFrank Conrad
American
Engineer

Hans DrieschHans Driesch
German
Biologist

Nicolae TitulescuNicolae Titulescu
Romanian
Diplomat

Simon DubnowSimon Dubnow
Belarusian, Russian
Historian
Hamilton HartyHamilton Harty
Northern Irish
Irish musician
Herbert Austin, 1st Baron AustinHerbert Austin, 1st Baron Austin
British
Automobile Designer

Tom MannTom Mann
British
Public Speaker

William Z. RipleyWilliam Z. Ripley
American
Economist

Elsie Clews ParsonsElsie Clews Parsons
American
Anthropologist
Aribert MogAribert Mog
German
Actor

Fred FisherFred Fisher
American
Automobile-body manufacturer

Louis D. BrandeisLouis D. Brandeis
American
Judge

Mihály BabitsMihály Babits
Hungarian
Author

Jaan TõnissonJaan Tõnisson
Estonian
Statesman
George de Forest BrushGeorge de Forest Brush
American
Painter

Guido AdlerGuido Adler
Austrian
Musicologist
Alfred HettnerAlfred Hettner
German
Geographer

George Lyman KittredgeGeorge Lyman Kittredge
American
musicologist, literary critic, journalist
Hippolyte DelehayeHippolyte Delehaye
Belgian
Scholar
Constance RourkeConstance Rourke
American
Author