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.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Adolf Hitler

Adolf Hitler.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Nazi Leader, German Dictator and Chancellor of Germany
Birthdate: April 20, 1889
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Braunau am Inn
Died: April 30

 2 F D Roosevelt

F D Roosevelt.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 32nd President of the United States
Birthdate: January 30, 1882
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hyde Park, New York, United States
Died: April 12

 3 Benito Mussolini

Benito Mussolini.
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Famous As: Former Duce
Birthdate: July 29, 1883
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Predappio, Italy
Died: April 28
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 4 Anne Frank

Anne Frank.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: June 12, 1929
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Frankfurt am Main, Weimar Germany
Died: March 1

 5 Heinrich Himmler

Heinrich Himmler.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Nazi Commander
Birthdate: October 7, 1900
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Munich, Kingdom of Bavaria, Germany
Died: May 23
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 6 Joseph Goebbels

Joseph Goebbels.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: German Nazi politician
Birthdate: October 29, 1897
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Rheydt, Mönchengladbach, Germany
Died: May 1
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 7 George Patton

George Patton.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Officer
Birthdate: November 11, 1885
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: San Gabriel, California, United States
Died: December 21
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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 8 Eva Braun

Eva Braun.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 6, 1912
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Munich, Germany
Died: April 30
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 9 Subhas Chandra Bose

Subhas Chandra Bose.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Political leader
Birthdate: January 23, 1897
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cuttack, Bengal Presidency, British India (present-day Odisha, India)
Died: August 18
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 10 Martin Bormann

Martin Bormann.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Private Secretary of Adolf Hitler
Birthdate: June 17, 1900
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Wegeleben, Germany
Died: May 2

 11 John Basilone

John Basilone.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Armed Force Officer
Birthdate: November 4, 1916
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Buffalo, New York, United States
Died: February 19
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 12 David Lloyd George

David Lloyd George.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Chancellor of the Exchequer
Birthdate: January 17, 1863
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Chorlton-on-Medlock
Died: March 26

 13 Vidkun Quisling

Vidkun Quisling.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: World war II Norwegian Politician & Military Officer
Birthdate: July 18, 1887
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Fyresdal
Died: October 24

 14 Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Dietrich Bonhoeffer.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Theologian
Birthdate: February 4, 1906
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Wrocław, Poland
Died: April 9

 15 Clara Petacci

Clara Petacci.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Mistress of Benito Mussolini
Birthdate: February 28, 1912
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: April 28

 16 Irma Grese

Irma Grese.
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Nazi Guard
Birthdate: October 7, 1923
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Feldberger Seenlandschaft, Germany
Died: December 13
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 17 Magda Goebbels

Magda Goebbels.
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Joseph Goebbels' Wife
Birthdate: November 11, 1901
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: May 1

 18 Oskar Dirlewanger

Oskar Dirlewanger.
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: War Criminal
Birthdate: September 26, 1895
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Würzburg, Germany
Died: June 7

 19 Hermann Fegelein

Hermann Fegelein.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Nazi Leader
Birthdate: October 30, 1906
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Ansbach
Died: April 28

 20 Heinrich Müller

Heinrich Müller
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Police officer
Birthdate: April 28, 1900
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Munich
Died: April 30

 21 Edgar Cayce

Edgar Cayce.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Clairvoyant
Birthdate: March 18, 1877
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Christian County, Kentucky, United States
Died: January 3

 22 Roland Freisler

Roland Freisler.
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Judge
Birthdate: October 30, 1893
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Celle, Germany
Died: February 3

 23 Walter Model

Walter Model.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Officer
Birthdate: January 24, 1891
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Genthin, Germany
Died: April 21

 24 Raoul Wallenberg

Raoul Wallenberg.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Humanitarian
Birthdate: August 4, 1912
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lidingö, Sweden
Died: January 17

 25 Wilhelm Canaris

Wilhelm Canaris.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Admiral
Birthdate: January 1, 1887
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Aplerbeck
Died: April 9
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 26 Milton S. Hershey

Milton S. Hershey.
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Confectioner & Philanthropist
Birthdate: September 13, 1857
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Derry Township
Died: October 13

 27 Alfred Douglas

Alfred Douglas.
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Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: October 22, 1870
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Powick, Worcestershire, England
Died: March 20

 28 Margot Frank

Margot Frank
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Second World War victim
Birthdate: February 16, 1926
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany
Died: March 9

 29 Bela Bartok

Bela Bartok.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer, Pianist
Birthdate: March 25, 1881
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Nagyszentmiklós
Died: September 26

 30 Eric Liddell

Eric Liddell.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 16, 1902
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tianjin
Died: February 21

 31 August von Mackensen

August von Mackensen.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Leader
Birthdate: December 6, 1849
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Trossin, Germany
Died: November 8

 32 Pierre Laval

Pierre Laval
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Lawyer
Birthdate: June 28, 1883
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Châteldon
Died: October 15

 33 Giovanni Agnelli

Giovanni Agnelli
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Entrepreneur, Engineer, Businessperson, Racecar driver
Birthdate: August 13, 1866
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Villar Perosa
Died: December 16

 34 Fedor von Bock

Fedor von Bock.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Commander
Birthdate: December 3, 1880
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kostrzyn, Poland
Died: May 4

 35 Josef Kramer

Josef Kramer
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Torturer
Birthdate: November 10, 1906
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Munich
Died: December 13

 36 Alla Nazimova

Alla Nazimova.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 3, 1879
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Yalta, Crimea, Russian Empire
Died: July 13
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 37 Robert H. Goddard

Robert H. Goddard.
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Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: October 5, 1882
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
Died: August 10

 38 Karl Hanke

Karl Hanke.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: August 24, 1903
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Lauban, Province of Silesia, German Empire
Died: June 8

 39 Hans Krebs

Hans Krebs
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: soldier, military personnel
Birthdate: March 4, 1898
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Helmstedt
Died: May 1

 40 Eddie Slovik

Eddie Slovik
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military personnel, Soldier
Birthdate: February 18, 1920
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Detroit
Died: January 31

 41 Friedrich Fromm

Friedrich Fromm.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: German Army officer
Birthdate: October 8, 1888
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: March 12

 42 Hans Kammler

Hans Kammler
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: architect, engineer
Birthdate: August 26, 1901
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Szczecin
Died: May 9

 43 John Curtin

John Curtin.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 14th Prime Minister of Australia
Birthdate: January 8, 1885
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Creswick
Died: July 5

 44 Tadamichi Kuribayashi

Tadamichi Kuribayashi.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: July 7, 1891
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Nagano Prefecture, Japan
Died: March 26

 45 Le Pétomane

Le Pétomane
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Flatulist
Birthdate: June 1, 1857
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Marseille, France
Died: August 8

 46 Jerome Kern

Jerome Kern
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer, Songwriter, Film score composer, Coin collecting
Birthdate: January 27, 1885
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York City
Died: November 11

 47 Ernie Pyle

Ernie Pyle.
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: August 3, 1900
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Dana, Indiana, United States
Died: April 18

 48 Elisabeth Volkenrath

Elisabeth Volkenrath
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Famous As: Torturer
Birthdate: September 5, 1919
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Świerzawa
Died: December 13

 49 Edith Frank

Edith Frank
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 16, 1900
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Aachen
Died: January 6

 50 Simon Bolivar Buckner, Jr.

Simon Bolivar Buckner, Jr.
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 18, 1886
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Munfordville
Died: June 18