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

Milton S. HersheyMilton S. Hershey
American
Confectioner & Philanthropist
Vidkun QuislingVidkun Quisling
Norwegian
World war II Norwegian Politician & Military

Irma GreseIrma Grese
German
Nazi Guard

Clara PetacciClara Petacci
Italian
Mistress of Benito Mussolini

Hermann FegeleinHermann Fegelein
German
Nazi Leader
Eric LiddellEric Liddell
Scottish
 

Roza ShaninaRoza Shanina
Russian, Prussian
Sniper
John CurtinJohn Curtin
Australian
14th Prime Minister of Australia

Thomas Hunt MorganThomas Hunt Morgan
American
Geneticist

Anton WebernAnton Webern
Austrian
Music Composer
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

George PattonGeorge Patton
German, American
Military Officer

Hans Fischer Hans Fischer
German
Chemist
Bela BartokBela Bartok
Hungarian
Composer, Pianist
Paul ValeryPaul Valery
French
Poet

F D RooseveltF D Roosevelt
American
32nd President of the United States

Franklin D. RooseveltFranklin D. Roosevelt
American
32nd U.S. President

John BasiloneJohn Basilone
American
Boxer
Edgar CayceEdgar Cayce
American
Psychic

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Magda GoebbelsMagda Goebbels
German
 

Wilhelm CanarisWilhelm Canaris
German
Intelligence officer, Submariner, Navy officer

Oskar DirlewangerOskar Dirlewanger
German
Officer

Ernie PyleErnie Pyle
American
American journalist
Walter ModelWalter Model
German
Officer

Margot FrankMargot Frank
German
Second World War victim
Robert H. GoddardRobert H. Goddard
American
Aerospace engineer, Physicist, Engineer, Scientist

Roland FreislerRoland Freisler
German
Judge, Politician, Lawyer

Pierre LavalPierre Laval
French
Politician, Lawyer
Fedor von BockFedor von Bock
German
Officer

Eddie SlovikEddie Slovik
Polish, American
Military personnel, Soldier
August von MackensenAugust von Mackensen
German
Officer, Military leader

Friedrich FrommFriedrich Fromm
Military personnel

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

Robert LeyRobert Ley
German
Politician

Edith FrankEdith Frank
German
 
Karl HankeKarl Hanke
German
Officer, Politician

Blind Willie JohnsonBlind Willie Johnson
American
Musician, Singer, Guitarist

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

Robert Ritter von GreimRobert Ritter von Greim
German
Aviator, Military personnel
Käthe KollwitzKäthe Kollwitz
German
Painter, Sculptor, Lithographer, Poster artist,

Alla NazimovaAlla Nazimova
American
Film producer, Screenwriter, Writer, Stage actor,
Tadamichi KuribayashiTadamichi Kuribayashi
Japanese
Poet, Writer, Officer

Elisabeth VolkenrathElisabeth Volkenrath
German
Torturer

Josef KramerJosef Kramer
Torturer
Fumimaro KonoeFumimaro Konoe
Japanese
Politician

Emily CarrEmily Carr
Canadian
Painter, Autobiographer
Theodore DreiserTheodore Dreiser
American
Novelist

Violette SzaboViolette Szabo
French
Spy

Wolfram Freiherr von RichthofenWolfram Freiherr von Richthofen
German
Officer
Josef TerbovenJosef Terboven
German
Politician

Princess Stéphanie of BelgiumPrincess Stéphanie of Belgium
Belgian
 
Hans OsterHans Oster
German
Military personnel

Hans KammlerHans Kammler
German
architect, engineer

Giovanni AgnelliGiovanni Agnelli
Entrepreneur, Engineer, Businessperson, Racecar

Carl Friedrich GoerdelerCarl Friedrich Goerdeler
German
Politician, Jurist
Wilhelm BurgdorfWilhelm Burgdorf
German
military personnel
Juana BormannJuana Bormann
German
Torturer

Karl-Otto KochKarl-Otto Koch
German
Officer, Torturer

Ludwig StumpfeggerLudwig Stumpfegger
German
Military physician, Physician, Surgeon, Torturer

Kurt KnispelKurt Knispel
German
Soldier
Eduard BlochEduard Bloch
Austrian
Physician

Eduard WirthsEduard Wirths
German
Military physician, Torturer

Ernst CassirerErnst Cassirer
Polish, Swedish
Philosopher, University teacher

Aleksey Nikolayevich TolstoyAleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy
Russian
writer, Poet

Philipp BouhlerPhilipp Bouhler
German
Politician
Korechika AnamiKorechika Anami
Japanese
Officer

Wolfram von RichthofenWolfram von Richthofen
German
Field marshal ,Air Force
Hans GeigerHans Geiger
German
Physicist, Inventor, Professor

Mitsuru UshijimaMitsuru Ushijima
Japanese
Military personnel

Odilo GlobocnikOdilo Globocnik
Austrian
Politician
Sigmund RascherSigmund Rascher
German
Physician, Torturer

Franz WerfelFranz Werfel
Austrian, Czech, American
Writer, Poet, Playwright, Screenwriter, Science
Ernst-Robert GrawitzErnst-Robert Grawitz
German
Military physician, Internist, Torturer

Stefan BanachStefan Banach
Polish
Mathematician, University teacher

Pietro MascagniPietro Mascagni
Italian
Italian composer

Otto NeurathOtto Neurath
Austrian
Economist, Philosopher, Sociologist, Graphic
Konrad HenleinKonrad Henlein
German
Politician, Lawyer, Q23017329

Joseph DarnandJoseph Darnand
French
Politician
Kurt GersteinKurt Gerstein
German
Military personnel

Rudolf LangeRudolf Lange
German
jurist
Hans-Georg von FriedeburgHans-Georg von Friedeburg
Soldier, Politician, Submariner

Emil HáchaEmil Hácha
Czech
Lawyer
Simon Bolivar Buckner, Jr.Simon Bolivar Buckner, Jr.
American