Famous People Who Died In 1946

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1946. This list includes people like H. G. Wells, John Maynard Keynes, Gertrude Stein, Wilhelm Keitel, John Logie Baird and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, non-fiction writers, soldiers and military leaders who died in 1946. This list includes people from Germany, United Kingdom, United States & Russia and many more countries.

H. G. WellsH. G. Wells
British
Writer
John Maynard KeynesJohn Maynard Keynes
British
Economist

Gertrude SteinGertrude Stein
American
American novelist

Joachim von RibbentropJoachim von Ribbentrop
German
Nazi Minister

Wilhelm KeitelWilhelm Keitel
German
German Commanding Officer

John Logie BairdJohn Logie Baird
British, Scottish
Engineer
W. C. FieldsW. C. Fields
American
 

William JoyceWilliam Joyce
German, American
Politician

Alfred RosenbergAlfred Rosenberg
German
Nazi Party Ideologue, Author

Alfred JodlAlfred Jodl
German
Military Commander, Nazi War Criminal
Ernst KaltenbrunnerErnst Kaltenbrunner
Austrian
Nazi Leader

Julius StreicherJulius Streicher
German
A Member of National Socialist German Workers'
Alfred Stieglitz Alfred Stieglitz
American
Photographer

Madan Mohan MalaviyaMadan Mohan Malaviya
Indian
Politician & Educationist

Arthur Seyss-InquartArthur Seyss-Inquart
Austrian, Czech
War Criminal

Alexander AlekhineAlexander Alekhine
Portuguese, Russian
French chess player
Marcel PetiotMarcel Petiot
French
Serial Killer

Manuel de FallaManuel de Falla
Spanish
Classical music composer

Amon GoethAmon Goeth
Austrian
World War II Nazi Officer
Hermann GoringHermann Goring
German
German Military Leader

Amon GöthAmon Göth
Austrian
Commandant of Płaszów labour camp

Hans FrankHans Frank
German
Lawyer, Politician

Walter JohnsonWalter Johnson
American
Baseball player

Tomoyuki YamashitaTomoyuki Yamashita
Japanese
Officer
Louis SlotinLouis Slotin
Canadian
Physicist, Chemist, Non-fiction writer
Ananda MahidolAnanda Mahidol
German, Thai
King

Ion AntonescuIon Antonescu
Romanian
Former Prime Minister of Romania

Gifford PinchotGifford Pinchot
American
Forestry scientist

Wilhelm FrickWilhelm Frick
German
Politician, Diplomat, Lawyer
Joseph StilwellJoseph Stilwell
American
Basketball coach, Military personnel

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Werner von BlombergWerner von Blomberg
German, Polish
Politician, Officer, Military personnel

Mikhail KalininMikhail Kalinin
Russian
Revolutionary

Harry HopkinsHarry Hopkins
American
Politician
Andrey VlasovAndrey Vlasov
Russian
officer

Kurt DaluegeKurt Daluege
German
Officer, Politician
László Moholy-NagyLászló Moholy-Nagy
Hungarian
Photographer

Karl Hermann FrankKarl Hermann Frank
German
Politician

George ArlissGeorge Arliss
British
Writer, Playwright, Film director, Autobiographer,
Gilbert N. LewisGilbert N. Lewis
American
Chemist, Physicist, University teacher,

John Vereker, 6th Viscount GortJohn Vereker, 6th Viscount Gort
British
Military personnel
Friedrich JeckelnFriedrich Jeckeln
German
Officer, Politician, War criminal

Ferenc SzálasiFerenc Szálasi
Armenian, Hungarian
Political leader, Prime Minister

Fritz SauckelFritz Sauckel
German
Politician

Herbert MacaulayHerbert Macaulay
Nigerian
Politician

Countee CullenCountee Cullen
American poet
William S. HartWilliam S. Hart
American
Actor

Dorothy GibsonDorothy Gibson
Film Actress

Harlan F. StoneHarlan F. Stone
American
Lawyer, Judge, University teacher

Karl HaushoferKarl Haushofer
German
Geopolitician, Political scientist, Educationist,
Masaharu HommaMasaharu Homma
Japanese
Military personnel

Paul LangevinPaul Langevin
French
Physicist, Professor, Chemist, Philosopher of
Gerhart HauptmannGerhart Hauptmann
German, Polish
Playwright, Poet, Writer, Novelist,

Charlotte MasonCharlotte Mason
British
Philanthropist

Alexander Vasilyevich AlexandrovAlexander Vasilyevich Alexandrov
Russian
composer, conductor, choir director, music
Anton MussertAnton Mussert
Civil engineer, Engineer, Non-fiction writer

Carter GlassCarter Glass
American
Politician
Arthur GreiserArthur Greiser
German
Politician

Herbert BakerHerbert Baker
British
Architect, Screenwriter

Bror von Blixen-FineckeBror von Blixen-Finecke
Swedish
Writer, Military personnel
Wilhelm MarxWilhelm Marx
German
Politician, Judge

Jorge UbicoJorge Ubico
Guatemalan
Politician, Officer
Yōsuke MatsuokaYōsuke Matsuoka
Japanese
politician, diplomat,

Karl Maria WiligutKarl Maria Wiligut
Austrian
Writer, Occultist

David GraysonRay Stannard Baker
American
 

Jeanne LanvinJeanne Lanvin
French
Grand couturier
Felix HoffmannFelix Hoffmann
German
Chemist, Inventor, Pharmacist, Non-fiction writer
Louis BachelierLouis Bachelier
French
Mathematician, Economist, Non-fiction writer

Claus SchillingClaus Schilling
German
Military physician, Non-fiction writer

Christopher R. W. NevinsonChristopher R. W. Nevinson
British
Paramedic, Painter

James Hopwood JeansJames Hopwood Jeans
British
Mathematician, Physicist, Astronomer
Herbert George WellsHerbert George Wells
British
Journalist, Historian, Novelist

Dragoljub MihailovićDragoljub Mihailović
Swedish, Yugoslav
General

Paul NashPaul Nash
British
painter, illustrator, printmaker

Homma MasaharuHomma Masaharu
Japanese
Japanese general

Alfred Damon RunyonAlfred Damon Runyon
American
 
Ignacy MościckiIgnacy Mościcki
Swiss, Polish
Polish chemist