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

Eva BraunEva Braun
German
 

Heinrich HimmlerHeinrich Himmler
German
Nazi Commander

Joseph GoebbelsJoseph Goebbels
German
German Nazi politician

Martin BormannMartin Bormann
German
Private Secretary of Adolf Hitler

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

Irma GreseIrma Grese
German
Nazi Guard
Clara PetacciClara Petacci
Italian
Mistress of Benito Mussolini

Edgar CayceEdgar Cayce
American
Clairvoyant

Magda GoebbelsMagda Goebbels
German
Joseph Goebbels' Wife

Vidkun QuislingVidkun Quisling
Norwegian
World war II Norwegian Politician & Military

Milton S. HersheyMilton S. Hershey
American
Confectioner & Philanthropist
Eric LiddellEric Liddell
Scottish
 

Roza ShaninaRoza Shanina
Russian, Prussian
Sniper

Hermann FegeleinHermann Fegelein
German
Nazi Leader

Wilhelm CanarisWilhelm Canaris
German
Admiral
Oskar DirlewangerOskar Dirlewanger
German
War Criminal

Walter ModelWalter Model
German
Military Officer
Raoul WallenbergRaoul Wallenberg
Swedish
Humanitarian

August von MackensenAugust von Mackensen
German
Military Leader

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

Roland FreislerRoland Freisler
German
Judge
John CurtinJohn Curtin
Australian
14th Prime Minister of Australia

Fedor von BockFedor von Bock
German
Military Commander

Karl HankeKarl Hanke
German
Politician
Tadamichi KuribayashiTadamichi Kuribayashi
Japanese
General

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Ernie PyleErnie Pyle
American
Journalist
Alla NazimovaAlla Nazimova
American, Russian
Actress

Anton WebernAnton Webern
Austrian
Music Composer

Thomas Hunt MorganThomas Hunt Morgan
American
Geneticist

Wilhelm BurgdorfWilhelm Burgdorf
German
Nazi Military officer
Robert BenchleyRobert Benchley
American
Humorist
Vladimir VernadskyVladimir Vernadsky
Russian
Mineralogist

George PattonGeorge Patton
German, American
Military Officer

Mário de AndradeMário de Andrade
Brazilian
Poet

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

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

Bela BartokBela Bartok
Hungarian
Composer, Pianist

Paul ValeryPaul Valery
French
Poet

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

George Smith Patton, Jr.George S. Patton
American
General
John BasiloneJohn Basilone
American
Boxer

Else Lasker-SchülerElse Lasker-Schüler
German
Poet

Margot FrankMargot Frank
German
Second World War victim
Josef KramerJosef Kramer
Torturer

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

Edith FrankEdith Frank
German
 

Robert LeyRobert Ley
German
Politician

Käthe KollwitzKäthe Kollwitz
German
Painter, Sculptor, Lithographer, Poster artist,

Elisabeth VolkenrathElisabeth Volkenrath
German
Torturer
Jerome KernJerome Kern
American
Composer, Songwriter, Film score composer, Coin

Blind Willie JohnsonBlind Willie Johnson
American
Musician, Singer, Guitarist

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

Violette SzaboViolette Szabo
French
Spy
Theodore DreiserTheodore Dreiser
American
Novelist

Karl-Otto KochKarl-Otto Koch
German
Military Officer
Giovanni AgnelliGiovanni Agnelli
Entrepreneur, Engineer, Businessperson, Racecar

Fumimaro KonoeFumimaro Konoe
Japanese
Politician

Robert Ritter von GreimRobert Ritter von Greim
German
Aviator, Military personnel
Hans OsterHans Oster
German
Military personnel

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

Wolfram Freiherr von RichthofenWolfram Freiherr von Richthofen
German
Officer

Josef TerbovenJosef Terboven
German
Politician
Hans KammlerHans Kammler
German
architect, engineer

Carl Friedrich GoerdelerCarl Friedrich Goerdeler
German
Politician, Jurist
Princess Stéphanie of BelgiumPrincess Stéphanie of Belgium
Belgian
 

Eduard WirthsEduard Wirths
German
Military physician, Torturer

Kurt KnispelKurt Knispel
German
Soldier

Hiram JohnsonHiram Johnson
American
Former Governor of California
Eduard BlochEduard Bloch
Austrian
Physician
Ludwig StumpfeggerLudwig Stumpfegger
German
Military physician, Physician, Surgeon, Torturer

Aleksey Nikolayevich TolstoyAleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy
Russian
writer, Poet

Philipp BouhlerPhilipp Bouhler
German
Politician

Korechika AnamiKorechika Anami
Japanese
Officer
Mitsuru UshijimaMitsuru Ushijima
Japanese
Military personnel

Ernst-Robert GrawitzErnst-Robert Grawitz
German
Military physician, Internist, Torturer

Kurt GersteinKurt Gerstein
German
Military personnel

Sigmund RascherSigmund Rascher
German
Physician, Torturer

Ernst CassirerErnst Cassirer
Polish, Swedish
Philosopher, University teacher
Cosmo Gordon LangCosmo Gordon Lang
Scottish
Archbishop

Pietro MascagniPietro Mascagni
Italian
Italian composer
Wolfram von RichthofenWolfram von Richthofen
German
Field marshal ,Air Force

Emil HáchaEmil Hácha
Czech
Lawyer
Sara Josephine BakerSara Josephine Baker
American
Physician
René LaliqueRené Lalique
French
Designer