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
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
 

Martin BormannMartin Bormann
German
Private Secretary of Adolf Hitler

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

Vidkun QuislingVidkun Quisling
Norwegian
World war II Norwegian Politician & Military

Irma GreseIrma Grese
German
Nazi Guard
Milton S. HersheyMilton S. Hershey
American
Confectioner & Philanthropist

Magda GoebbelsMagda Goebbels
German
Joseph Goebbels' Wife

Edgar CayceEdgar Cayce
American
Clairvoyant
Clara PetacciClara Petacci
Italian
Mistress of Benito Mussolini

Oskar DirlewangerOskar Dirlewanger
German
War Criminal
Ernie PyleErnie Pyle
American
Journalist

Wilhelm CanarisWilhelm Canaris
German
Admiral

Hermann FegeleinHermann Fegelein
German
Nazi Leader
Eric LiddellEric Liddell
Scottish
 

Walter ModelWalter Model
German
Military Officer
Raoul WallenbergRaoul Wallenberg
Swedish
Humanitarian

Robert H. GoddardRobert H. Goddard
American
Physicist

Roland FreislerRoland Freisler
German
Judge

August von MackensenAugust von Mackensen
German
Military Leader
John CurtinJohn Curtin
Australian
14th Prime Minister of Australia
Roza ShaninaRoza Shanina
Russian, Prussian
Sniper

Tadamichi KuribayashiTadamichi Kuribayashi
Japanese
General

Thomas Hunt MorganThomas Hunt Morgan
American
Geneticist

Anton WebernAnton Webern
Austrian
Music Composer
Robert BenchleyRobert Benchley
American
Humorist

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Vladimir VernadskyVladimir Vernadsky
Russian
Mineralogist

Francis William AstonFrancis William Aston
British
Chemist & Physicist

Mário de AndradeMário de Andrade
Brazilian
Poet

Hans Fischer Hans Fischer
German
Chemist
George PattonGeorge Patton
German, American
Military Officer

Paul ValeryPaul Valery
French
Poet
F D RooseveltF D Roosevelt
American
32nd President of the United States

Bela BartokBela Bartok
Hungarian
Composer, Pianist

Alfred DouglasAlfred Douglas
British
Poet
Franklin D. RooseveltFranklin D. Roosevelt
American
32nd U.S. President

John BasiloneJohn Basilone
American
Boxer
Margot FrankMargot Frank
German
Second World War victim

Pierre LavalPierre Laval
French
Politician, Lawyer

Eddie SlovikEddie Slovik
Polish, American
Military personnel, Soldier

Robert LeyRobert Ley
German
Politician

Josef KramerJosef Kramer
Torturer
Karl HankeKarl Hanke
German
Officer, Politician

Fedor von BockFedor von Bock
German
Officer

Friedrich FrommFriedrich Fromm
Military personnel

Jerome KernJerome Kern
American
Composer, Songwriter, Film score composer, Coin
Käthe KollwitzKäthe Kollwitz
German
Painter, Sculptor, Lithographer, Poster artist,

Edith FrankEdith Frank
German
 
Alla NazimovaAlla Nazimova
American
Film producer, Screenwriter, Writer, Stage actor,

Blind Willie JohnsonBlind Willie Johnson
American
Musician, Singer, Guitarist

Plutarco Elías CallesPlutarco Elías Calles
Mexican
Politician, Officer, Military personnel
Fumimaro KonoeFumimaro Konoe
Japanese
Politician

Elisabeth VolkenrathElisabeth Volkenrath
German
Torturer
Eduard BlochEduard Bloch
Austrian
Physician

Emily CarrEmily Carr
Canadian
Painter, Autobiographer

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

Violette SzaboViolette Szabo
French
Spy
Giovanni AgnelliGiovanni Agnelli
Entrepreneur, Engineer, Businessperson, Racecar

Hans KammlerHans Kammler
German
architect, engineer

Josef TerbovenJosef Terboven
German
Politician

Wolfram Freiherr von RichthofenWolfram Freiherr von Richthofen
German
Officer
Karl-Otto KochKarl-Otto Koch
German
Officer, Torturer
Wilhelm BurgdorfWilhelm Burgdorf
German
military personnel

Juana BormannJuana Bormann
German
Torturer

Hans OsterHans Oster
German
Military personnel

Princess Stéphanie of BelgiumPrincess Stéphanie of Belgium
Belgian
 
Kurt KnispelKurt Knispel
German
Soldier

Sara Josephine BakerSara Josephine Baker
American
Physician

Carl Friedrich GoerdelerCarl Friedrich Goerdeler
German
Politician, Jurist

Cosmo Gordon LangCosmo Gordon Lang
Scottish
Archbishop

Ludwig StumpfeggerLudwig Stumpfegger
German
Military physician, Physician, Surgeon, Torturer
Ernst CassirerErnst Cassirer
Polish, Swedish
Philosopher, University teacher

Philipp BouhlerPhilipp Bouhler
German
Politician
Hans GeigerHans Geiger
German
Physicist, Inventor, Professor

Hiram JohnsonHiram Johnson
American
Former Governor of California

Stefan BanachStefan Banach
Polish
Mathematician, University teacher
Eduard WirthsEduard Wirths
German
Military physician, Torturer

Aleksey Nikolayevich TolstoyAleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy
Russian
writer, Poet
Korechika AnamiKorechika Anami
Japanese
Officer

René LaliqueRené Lalique
French
Designer

Wolfram von RichthofenWolfram von Richthofen
German
Field marshal ,Air Force

Mitsuru UshijimaMitsuru Ushijima
Japanese
Military personnel
Odilo GlobocnikOdilo Globocnik
Austrian
Politician

Sigmund RascherSigmund Rascher
German
Physician, Torturer
Kurt GersteinKurt Gerstein
German
Military personnel

Ernst-Robert GrawitzErnst-Robert Grawitz
German
Military physician, Internist, Torturer
Charles SpearmanCharles Spearman
British
Psychologist, Statistician, University teacher

Otto NeurathOtto Neurath
Austrian
Economist, Philosopher, Sociologist, Graphic
Franz WerfelFranz Werfel
Austrian, Czech, American
Writer, Poet, Playwright, Screenwriter, Science