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
Alfred RosenbergAlfred Rosenberg
German
Nazi Party Ideologue, Author

Ernst KaltenbrunnerErnst Kaltenbrunner
Austrian
Nazi Leader

W. C. FieldsW. C. Fields
American
 
Alfred JodlAlfred Jodl
German
Military Commander, Nazi War Criminal

Julius StreicherJulius Streicher
German
A Member of National Socialist German Workers'
William JoyceWilliam Joyce
German, American
Politician

Hans FrankHans Frank
German
Politician

Tomoyuki YamashitaTomoyuki Yamashita
Japanese
Japanese General

Madan Mohan MalaviyaMadan Mohan Malaviya
Indian
Politician & Educationist

Louis SlotinLouis Slotin
Canadian
Physicist
Arthur Seyss-InquartArthur Seyss-Inquart
Austrian, Czech
War Criminal

Alfred Stieglitz Alfred Stieglitz
American
Photographer

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
Ion AntonescuIon Antonescu
Romanian
Former Prime Minister of Romania

Gifford PinchotGifford Pinchot
American
Forestry scientist
Wilhelm FrickWilhelm Frick
German
Politician, Diplomat, Lawyer

Ananda MahidolAnanda Mahidol
German, Thai
King

Empress WanrongEmpress Wanrong
 
Joseph StilwellJoseph Stilwell
American
Basketball coach, Military personnel

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Werner von BlombergWerner von Blomberg
German, Polish
Politician, Officer, Military personnel
Andrey VlasovAndrey Vlasov
Russian
officer

Mikhail KalininMikhail Kalinin
Russian
Revolutionary

Harry HopkinsHarry Hopkins
American
Politician

Walter JohnsonWalter Johnson
American
Baseball player
Kurt DaluegeKurt Daluege
German
Officer, Politician
John Vereker, 6th Viscount GortJohn Vereker, 6th Viscount Gort
British
Military personnel

Karl Hermann FrankKarl Hermann Frank
German
Politician

Friedrich JeckelnFriedrich Jeckeln
German
Officer, Politician, War criminal

László Moholy-NagyLászló Moholy-Nagy
Hungarian
Photographer
Harlan F. StoneHarlan F. Stone
American
Lawyer, Judge, University teacher

Ferenc SzálasiFerenc Szálasi
Armenian, Hungarian
Political leader, Prime Minister

Paul LangevinPaul Langevin
French
Physicist, Professor, Chemist, Philosopher of

Masaharu HommaMasaharu Homma
Japanese
Military personnel

Fritz SauckelFritz Sauckel
German
Politician
Gilbert N. LewisGilbert N. Lewis
American
Physical chemist

Ernest Thompson SetonErnest Thompson Seton
Canadian, British, American
Author
Herbert MacaulayHerbert Macaulay
Nigerian
Politician

William S. HartWilliam S. Hart
American
Actor

Countee CullenCountee Cullen
American poet
Karl HaushoferKarl Haushofer
German
Geopolitician, Political scientist, Educationist,

Dorothy GibsonDorothy Gibson
Film Actress
George ArlissGeorge Arliss
British
Writer, Playwright, Film director, Autobiographer,

Arthur GreiserArthur Greiser
German
Politician

Charlotte MasonCharlotte Mason
British
Philanthropist

Gerhart HauptmannGerhart Hauptmann
German, Polish
Playwright, Poet, Writer, Novelist,

James Clark McReynoldsJames Clark McReynolds
American
Attorney General
Herbert BakerHerbert Baker
British
Architect, Screenwriter

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

Wilhelm MarxWilhelm Marx
German
Politician, Judge

Alexander Vasilyevich AlexandrovAlexander Vasilyevich Alexandrov
Russian
composer, conductor, choir director, music
Fielding H. YostFielding H. Yost
American
American Football Player

Karl Maria WiligutKarl Maria Wiligut
Austrian
Writer, Occultist
Carter GlassCarter Glass
American
Politician

Bror von Blixen-FineckeBror von Blixen-Finecke
Swedish
Writer, Military personnel

Vincent YoumansVincent Youmans
American
Composer
Francisco Largo CaballeroFrancisco Largo Caballero
Spanish
Politician

Barney OldfieldBarney Oldfield
American
Race-Car Driver
Yōsuke MatsuokaYōsuke Matsuoka
Japanese
politician, diplomat,

David GraysonRay Stannard Baker
American
 

Horace PippinHorace Pippin
American
Painter
Jeanne LanvinJeanne Lanvin
French
Grand couturier

Jorge UbicoJorge Ubico
Guatemalan
Politician, Officer
Felix HoffmannFelix Hoffmann
German
Chemist, Inventor, Pharmacist, Non-fiction writer

Gustav NoskeGustav Noske
German
Politician

John Langalibalele DubeJohn Langalibalele Dube
South African
Essayist

Laurette TaylorLaurette Taylor
American
Actress
Louis BachelierLouis Bachelier
French
Mathematician, Economist, Non-fiction writer
Antoinette PerryAntoinette Perry
American
Actress

Patty HillPatty Hill
American
Composer

Per Albin HanssonPer Albin Hansson
Swedish
Politician

François de La RocqueFrançois de La Rocque
French
Political Leader
John Steuart CurryJohn Steuart Curry
American
Painter

Arthur DoveArthur Dove
American
Artist

Frederick W. LanchesterFrederick W. Lanchester
British
Engineer

Claus SchillingClaus Schilling
German
Military physician, Non-fiction writer

Christopher R. W. NevinsonChristopher R. W. Nevinson
British
Paramedic, Painter
Wanda GágWanda Gág
American
Artist

V. S. Srinivasa SastriV. S. Srinivasa Sastri
Indian
Politician
E. Phillips OppenheimE. Phillips Oppenheim
British
Author

Granville BantockGranville Bantock
British
Composer
Carrie Jacobs-BondCarrie Jacobs-Bond
American
Singer
Ye TingYe Ting
Chinese
Military leader