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
(Writer)

21 September 1866

British

John Maynard KeynesJohn Maynard Keynes
(Economist)

05 June 1883

British

Gertrude SteinGertrude Stein
(American novelist)

03 February 1874

American

Wilhelm KeitelWilhelm Keitel
(German Commanding Officer)

22 September 1882

German

Joachim von RibbentropJoachim von Ribbentrop
(Nazi Minister)

30 April 1893

German

W. C. FieldsW. C. Fields

29 January 1880

American

Alfred JodlAlfred Jodl
(Military Commander, Nazi War Criminal)

10 May 1890

German

John Logie BairdJohn Logie Baird
(Engineer)

13 August 1888

British,Scottish

Alfred RosenbergAlfred Rosenberg
(Nazi Party Ideologue, Author)

12 January 1893

German

Ernst KaltenbrunnerErnst Kaltenbrunner
(Nazi Leader)

04 October 1903

Austrian

Madan Mohan MalaviyaMadan Mohan Malaviya
(Politician & Educationist)

25 December 1861

Indian

Julius StreicherJulius Streicher
(A Member of National Socialist German Workers' Party (NSDAP))

12 February 1885

German

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Alfred Stieglitz Alfred Stieglitz
(Photographer)

01 January 1864

American

Marcel PetiotMarcel Petiot
(Serial Killer)

17 January 1897

French

Alexander AlekhineAlexander Alekhine
(French chess player)

31 October 1892

Portuguese,Russian

Manuel de FallaManuel de Falla
(Classical music composer)

23 November 1876

Spanish

Upendranath BrahmachariUpendranath Brahmachari
(Scientist)

19 December 1873

Indian

Hermann GoringHermann Goring
(German Military Leader)

12 January 1893

German

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Jack Johnson (Boxer)Jack Johnson (Boxer)

31 March 1878

American

Louis SlotinLouis Slotin
(Physicist, Chemist, Non-fiction writer)

01 December 1910

Canadian

William JoyceWilliam Joyce
(Politician, Journalist, Radio personality)

24 April 1906

German,British,American

Tomoyuki YamashitaTomoyuki Yamashita
(Officer)

08 November 1885

Japanese

Ananda MahidolAnanda Mahidol
(King)

20 September 1925

German,Thai

Hans FrankHans Frank
(Lawyer, Politician)

23 May 1900

German

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Ion AntonescuIon Antonescu
(Former Prime Minister of Romania)

02 June 1882

Romanian

Masaharu HommaMasaharu Homma
(Military personnel)

27 November 1887

Japanese

Arthur Seyss-InquartArthur Seyss-Inquart
(Politician, Lawyer, Jurist)

22 July 1892

Austrian,Czech

Wilhelm FrickWilhelm Frick
(Politician, Diplomat, Lawyer)

12 March 1877

German

Joseph StilwellJoseph Stilwell
(Basketball coach, Military personnel)

19 March 1883

American

Werner von BlombergWerner von Blomberg
(Politician, Officer, Military personnel)

02 September 1878

German,Polish

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Mikhail KalininMikhail Kalinin
(Revolutionary)

19 November 1875

Russian

Empress WanrongEmpress Wanrong

13 November 1906

Karl Hermann FrankKarl Hermann Frank
(Politician)

24 January 1898

German

László Moholy-NagyLászló Moholy-Nagy
(Photographer)

20 July 1895

Hungarian

Andrey VlasovAndrey Vlasov
(officer)

14 September 1901

Russian

Kurt DaluegeKurt Daluege
(Officer, Politician)

15 September 1897

German

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John Vereker, 6th Viscount GortJohn Vereker, 6th Viscount Gort
(Military personnel)

10 July 1886

British

Countee CullenCountee Cullen
(American poet)

30 May 1903

Ferenc SzálasiFerenc Szálasi
(Political leader, Prime Minister)

06 January 1897

Armenian,Hungarian

Friedrich JeckelnFriedrich Jeckeln
(Officer, Politician, War criminal)

02 February 1895

German

Gilbert N. LewisGilbert N. Lewis
(Chemist, Physicist, University teacher, Non-fiction writer)

23 October 1875

American

Herbert MacaulayHerbert Macaulay
(Politician)

14 November 1864

Nigerian

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Fritz SauckelFritz Sauckel
(Politician)

27 October 1894

German

Karl HaushoferKarl Haushofer
(Geopolitician, Political scientist, Educationist, Officer, University teacher, Non-fiction writer)

27 August 1869

German

Harlan F. StoneHarlan F. Stone
(Lawyer, Judge, University teacher)

11 October 1872

American

Dorothy GibsonDorothy Gibson
(Film Actress)

Charlotte MasonCharlotte Mason
(Philanthropist)

01 January 1842

British

Paul LangevinPaul Langevin
(Physicist, Professor, Chemist, Philosopher of science, Educationist, Non-fiction writer)

23 January 1872

French

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George ArlissGeorge Arliss
(Writer, Playwright, Film director, Autobiographer, Screenwriter, Stage actor, Film actor)

10 April 1868

British

Anton MussertAnton Mussert
(Civil engineer, Engineer, Non-fiction writer)

11 May 1894

Gerhart HauptmannGerhart Hauptmann
(Playwright, Poet, Writer, Novelist, Autobiographer, Screenwriter)

15 November 1862

German,Polish

Alexander Vasilyevich AlexandrovAlexander Vasilyevich Alexandrov
(composer, conductor, choir director, music educator)

01 April 1883

Russian

Wilhelm MarxWilhelm Marx
(Politician, Judge)

15 January 1863

German

Jorge UbicoJorge Ubico
(Politician, Officer)

10 November 1878

Guatemalan

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Herbert BakerHerbert Baker
(Architect, Screenwriter)

09 June 1862

British

Bror von Blixen-FineckeBror von Blixen-Finecke
(Writer, Military personnel)

25 July 1886

Swedish

Arthur GreiserArthur Greiser
(Politician)

22 January 1897

German

Felix HoffmannFelix Hoffmann
(Chemist, Inventor, Pharmacist, Non-fiction writer)

21 January 1868

German

Karl Maria WiligutKarl Maria Wiligut
(Writer, Occultist)

10 December 1866

Austrian

Jeanne LanvinJeanne Lanvin
(Grand couturier)

01 January 1867

French

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Louis BachelierLouis Bachelier
(Mathematician, Economist, Non-fiction writer)

11 March 1870

French

Claus SchillingClaus Schilling
(Military physician, Non-fiction writer)

05 July 1871

German

David GraysonRay Stannard Baker

17 April 1870

American

Christopher R. W. NevinsonChristopher R. W. Nevinson
(Paramedic, Painter)

13 August 1889

British

James Hopwood JeansJames Hopwood Jeans
(Mathematician, Physicist, Astronomer)

11 September 1877

British

Paul NashPaul Nash
(painter, illustrator, printmaker)

11 May 1889

British

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Herbert George WellsHerbert George Wells
(Journalist, Historian, Novelist)

21 September 1866

British

Alfred Damon RunyonAlfred Damon Runyon

04 October 1880

American

Ignacy MościckiIgnacy Mościcki
(Polish chemist)

01 December 1867

Swiss,Polish

Yōsuke MatsuokaYōsuke Matsuoka
(politician, diplomat,)

04 March 1880

Japanese