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.

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

Benito MussoliniBenito Mussolini
Italian
Former Duce

Anne FrankAnne Frank
German
Writer

Subhas Chandra BoseSubhas Chandra Bose
Indian
Political leader

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

George PattonGeorge Patton
German, American
Military Officer

Eva BraunEva Braun
German
 
Martin BormannMartin Bormann
German
Private Secretary of Adolf Hitler

David Lloyd GeorgeDavid Lloyd George
British, Welsh
Former Chancellor of the Exchequer

John BasiloneJohn Basilone
Italian, American
Armed Force Officer

Magda GoebbelsMagda Goebbels
German
Joseph Goebbels' Wife

Irma GreseIrma Grese
German
Nazi Guard

Clara PetacciClara Petacci
Italian
Mistress of Benito Mussolini
Bela BartokBela Bartok
Hungarian
Composer, Pianist

Oskar DirlewangerOskar Dirlewanger
German
War Criminal

Alfred DouglasAlfred Douglas
British
Poet

Edgar CayceEdgar Cayce
American
Clairvoyant
Hermann FegeleinHermann Fegelein
German
Nazi Leader

Vidkun QuislingVidkun Quisling
Norwegian
World war II Norwegian Politician & Military
August von MackensenAugust von Mackensen
German
Military Leader

Milton S. HersheyMilton S. Hershey
American
Confectioner & Philanthropist

Walter ModelWalter Model
German
Military Officer
Wilhelm CanarisWilhelm Canaris
German
Admiral

Roland FreislerRoland Freisler
German
Judge
Raoul WallenbergRaoul Wallenberg
Swedish
Humanitarian

Eric LiddellEric Liddell
Scottish
 

Friedrich FrommFriedrich Fromm
German
German Army officer
Robert H. GoddardRobert H. Goddard
American
Physicist

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Fedor von BockFedor von Bock
German
Military Commander
Karl HankeKarl Hanke
German
Politician

Alla NazimovaAlla Nazimova
American, Russian
Actress

John CurtinJohn Curtin
Australian
14th Prime Minister of Australia

Ernie PyleErnie Pyle
American
Journalist
Tadamichi KuribayashiTadamichi Kuribayashi
Japanese
General
Roza ShaninaRoza Shanina
Russian, Prussian
Sniper

Wilhelm BurgdorfWilhelm Burgdorf
German
Nazi Military officer

Anton WebernAnton Webern
Austrian
Music Composer

Thomas Hunt MorganThomas Hunt Morgan
American
Geneticist
Paul ValeryPaul Valery
French
Poet

Robert BenchleyRobert Benchley
American
Humorist

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
George Smith Patton, Jr.George S. Patton
American
General

Heinrich MüllerHeinrich Müller
German
Police officer

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

Margot FrankMargot Frank
German
Second World War victim
Robert GoddardRobert Goddard
Engineer, Educator, Physicist, Scientist, Inventor

Hans KammlerHans Kammler
German
architect, engineer

Le PétomaneLe Pétomane
French
Flatulist

Josef KramerJosef Kramer
Torturer

Hans KrebsHans Krebs
German
soldier, military personnel
Blind Willie JohnsonBlind Willie Johnson
American
Musician, Singer, Guitarist

Edith FrankEdith Frank
German
 

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

Elisabeth VolkenrathElisabeth Volkenrath
German
Torturer
Fumimaro KonoeFumimaro Konoe
Japanese
Politician

Plutarco Elías CallesPlutarco Elías Calles
Mexican
Politician, Officer, Military personnel
Robert LeyRobert Ley
German
Politician

Johann Georg ElserJohann Georg Elser
German
Carpenter, Joiner

Käthe KollwitzKäthe Kollwitz
German
Painter, Sculptor, Lithographer, Poster artist,
Violette SzaboViolette Szabo
French
Spy

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

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

Juana BormannJuana Bormann
German
Torturer
Emily CarrEmily Carr
Canadian
Painter, Autobiographer

Hiram JohnsonHiram Johnson
American
Former Governor of California
Wolfram Freiherr von RichthofenWolfram Freiherr von Richthofen
German
Officer

Wolfram von RichthofenWolfram von Richthofen
German
Field marshal ,Air Force

Giovanni AgnelliGiovanni Agnelli
Entrepreneur, Engineer, Businessperson, Racecar

Hans OsterHans Oster
German
Military personnel
Karl-Otto KochKarl-Otto Koch
German
Military Officer
Princess Stéphanie of BelgiumPrincess Stéphanie of Belgium
Belgian
 

Carl Friedrich GoerdelerCarl Friedrich Goerdeler
German, Polish
Politician

Odilo GlobocnikOdilo Globocnik
Austrian
Politician

Josef TerbovenJosef Terboven
German
Politician
Ludwig StumpfeggerLudwig Stumpfegger
German
Military physician, Physician, Surgeon, Torturer

Kurt KnispelKurt Knispel
German
Soldier

Philipp BouhlerPhilipp Bouhler
German
Politician

Thomas J. PendergastThomas J. Pendergast
American
Politician

N.C. WyethN.C. Wyeth
Painter, Illustrator
John BirchJohn Birch
American
 

Eduard BlochEduard Bloch
Austrian
Physician
Cosmo Gordon LangCosmo Gordon Lang
Scottish
Archbishop

Martin Franz Julius LutherMartin Franz Julius Luther
German
 
Korechika AnamiKorechika Anami
Japanese
Officer
Ernst-Robert GrawitzErnst-Robert Grawitz
German
Military physician, Internist, Torturer