Famous People Who Died In 1945

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1945. This list includes people like Adolf Hitler, Anne Frank, Benito Mussolini, Subhas Chandra Bose, Heinrich Himmler and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, soldiers, military leaders and poets who died in 1945. This list includes people from Germany, United States, Austria & Japan and many more countries.

Adolf HitlerAdolf Hitler
Austrian, German
Nazi Leader, German Dictator and Chancellor of
F D RooseveltF D Roosevelt
American
32nd President of the United States

Subhas Chandra BoseSubhas Chandra Bose
Indian
Political leader

Anne FrankAnne Frank
German
Writer

Benito MussoliniBenito Mussolini
Italian
Former Duce

Heinrich HimmlerHeinrich Himmler
German
Nazi Commander
Joseph GoebbelsJoseph Goebbels
German
German Nazi politician

Eva BraunEva Braun
German
 

George PattonGeorge Patton
German, American
Military Officer
John BasiloneJohn Basilone
Italian, American
Armed Force Officer

Martin BormannMartin Bormann
German
Private Secretary of Adolf Hitler
David Lloyd GeorgeDavid Lloyd George
British, Welsh
Former Chancellor of the Exchequer

Dietrich BonhoefferDietrich Bonhoeffer
German
Theologian

Irma GreseIrma Grese
German
Nazi Guard

Edgar CayceEdgar Cayce
American
Clairvoyant

Magda GoebbelsMagda Goebbels
German
Joseph Goebbels' Wife
Clara PetacciClara Petacci
Italian
Mistress of Benito Mussolini

Vidkun QuislingVidkun Quisling
Norwegian
World war II Norwegian Politician & Military

Milton S. HersheyMilton S. Hershey
American
Confectioner & Philanthropist

Eric LiddellEric Liddell
Scottish
 
Oskar DirlewangerOskar Dirlewanger
German
War Criminal

Hermann FegeleinHermann Fegelein
German
Nazi Leader
Alfred DouglasAlfred Douglas
British
Poet

Walter ModelWalter Model
German
Military Officer

Bela BartokBela Bartok
Hungarian
Composer, Pianist
Wilhelm CanarisWilhelm Canaris
German
Admiral

Raoul WallenbergRaoul Wallenberg
Swedish
Humanitarian
Roland FreislerRoland Freisler
German
Judge

Friedrich FrommFriedrich Fromm
German
German Army officer

Robert H. GoddardRobert H. Goddard
American
Physicist
Alla NazimovaAlla Nazimova
American, Russian
Actress

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August von MackensenAugust von Mackensen
German
Military Leader
Fedor von BockFedor von Bock
German
Military Commander

Karl HankeKarl Hanke
German
Politician

John CurtinJohn Curtin
Australian
14th Prime Minister of Australia

Tadamichi KuribayashiTadamichi Kuribayashi
Japanese
General
Ernie PyleErnie Pyle
American
Journalist
Wilhelm BurgdorfWilhelm Burgdorf
German
Nazi Military officer

Roza ShaninaRoza Shanina
Russian
Sniper

Anton WebernAnton Webern
Austrian
Music Composer

Thomas Hunt MorganThomas Hunt Morgan
American
Geneticist
Robert BenchleyRobert Benchley
American
Humorist

Paul ValeryPaul Valery
French
Poet

Vladimir VernadskyVladimir Vernadsky
Russian
Mineralogist

Mário de AndradeMário de Andrade
Brazilian
Poet

Francis William AstonFrancis William Aston
British
Chemist & Physicist
Hans Fischer Hans Fischer
German
Chemist

Franklin D. RooseveltFranklin D. Roosevelt
American
Politician
Heinrich MüllerHeinrich Müller
German
Police officer

Margot FrankMargot Frank
German
Second World War victim

Eddie SlovikEddie Slovik
Polish, American
Military personnel, Soldier
Pierre LavalPierre Laval
French
Politician, Lawyer

Edith FrankEdith Frank
German
 
Hans KrebsHans Krebs
German
soldier, military personnel

Josef KramerJosef Kramer
Torturer

Violette SzaboViolette Szabo
French
Spy

Elisabeth VolkenrathElisabeth Volkenrath
German
Torturer

Le PétomaneLe Pétomane
French
Flatulist
Robert LeyRobert Ley
German
Politician

Jerome KernJerome Kern
American
Composer, Songwriter, Film score composer, Coin

Hans KammlerHans Kammler
German
architect, engineer

Blind Willie JohnsonBlind Willie Johnson
American
Musician, Singer, Guitarist
Emily CarrEmily Carr
Canadian
Painter, Autobiographer

Fumimaro KonoeFumimaro Konoe
Japanese
Politician
Karl-Otto KochKarl-Otto Koch
German
Military Officer

Plutarco Elías CallesPlutarco Elías Calles
Mexican
Politician, Officer, Military personnel

Theodore DreiserTheodore Dreiser
American
Novelist
Robert Ritter von GreimRobert Ritter von Greim
German
Aviator, Military personnel

Giovanni AgnelliGiovanni Agnelli
Entrepreneur, Engineer, Businessperson, Racecar
Juana BormannJuana Bormann
German
Torturer

Simon Bolivar Buckner, Jr.Simon Bolivar Buckner, Jr.
American
 

Hiram JohnsonHiram Johnson
American
Former Governor of California
Käthe KollwitzKäthe Kollwitz
German
Painter, Sculptor, Lithographer, Poster artist,

Johann Georg ElserJohann Georg Elser
German
Carpenter, Joiner
Wolfram Freiherr von RichthofenWolfram Freiherr von Richthofen
German
Officer

Hans OsterHans Oster
German
Military personnel

Odilo GlobocnikOdilo Globocnik
Austrian
Politician

Carl Friedrich GoerdelerCarl Friedrich Goerdeler
German, Polish
Politician
Princess Stéphanie of BelgiumPrincess Stéphanie of Belgium
Belgian
 
Kurt KnispelKurt Knispel
German
Soldier

John BirchJohn Birch
American
 

Josef TerbovenJosef Terboven
German
Politician

Philipp BouhlerPhilipp Bouhler
German
Politician
Ludwig StumpfeggerLudwig Stumpfegger
German
Military physician, Physician, Surgeon, Torturer

Martin Franz Julius LutherMartin Franz Julius Luther
German
 

Eduard BlochEduard Bloch
Austrian
Physician

Eduard WirthsEduard Wirths
German
Military physician, Torturer

Korechika AnamiKorechika Anami
Japanese
Officer
N.C. WyethN. C. Wyeth
American
Painter

Thomas J. PendergastThomas J. Pendergast
American
Politician
Ernst-Robert GrawitzErnst-Robert Grawitz
German
Military physician, Internist, Torturer

Bertram Home RamsayBertram Home Ramsay
British
Navy officer
Mitsuru UshijimaMitsuru Ushijima
Japanese
Military personnel
Sigmund RascherSigmund Rascher
German
Physician, Torturer