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
21 September 1866, British
Writer
John Maynard KeynesJohn Maynard Keynes
05 June 1883, British
Economist

Gertrude SteinGertrude Stein
03 February 1874, American
American novelist

Wilhelm KeitelWilhelm Keitel
22 September 1882, German
German Commanding Officer

Joachim von RibbentropJoachim von Ribbentrop
30 April 1893, German
Nazi Minister

Alfred JodlAlfred Jodl
10 May 1890, German
Military Commander, Nazi War Criminal
W. C. FieldsW. C. Fields
29 January 1880, American
 

John Logie BairdJohn Logie Baird
13 August 1888, British, Scottish
Engineer

Alfred RosenbergAlfred Rosenberg
12 January 1893, German
Nazi Party Ideologue, Author

Madan Mohan MalaviyaMadan Mohan Malaviya
25 December 1861, Indian
Politician & Educationist
Ernst KaltenbrunnerErnst Kaltenbrunner
04 October 1903, Austrian
Nazi Leader

Julius StreicherJulius Streicher
12 February 1885, German
A Member of National Socialist German Workers'
Alfred Stieglitz Alfred Stieglitz
01 January 1864, American
Photographer

Alexander AlekhineAlexander Alekhine
31 October 1892, Portuguese, Russian
French chess player

Marcel PetiotMarcel Petiot
17 January 1897, French
Serial Killer
Manuel de FallaManuel de Falla
23 November 1876, Spanish
Classical music composer

Amon GoethAmon Goeth
11 December 1908, Austrian
World War II Nazi Officer
Upendranath BrahmachariUpendranath Brahmachari
19 December 1873, Indian
Scientist

Hermann GoringHermann Goring
12 January 1893, German
German Military Leader

Jack Johnson (Boxer)Jack Johnson (Boxer)
31 March 1878, American
 
Louis SlotinLouis Slotin
01 December 1910, Canadian
Physicist, Chemist, Non-fiction writer

Ananda MahidolAnanda Mahidol
20 September 1925, German, Thai
King
Tomoyuki YamashitaTomoyuki Yamashita
08 November 1885, Japanese
Officer

William JoyceWilliam Joyce
24 April 1906, German, British, American
Politician, Journalist, Radio personality

Hans FrankHans Frank
23 May 1900, German
Lawyer, Politician

Ion AntonescuIon Antonescu
02 June 1882, Romanian
Former Prime Minister of Romania
Arthur Seyss-InquartArthur Seyss-Inquart
22 July 1892, Austrian, Czech
Politician, Lawyer, Jurist
Masaharu HommaMasaharu Homma
27 November 1887, Japanese
Military personnel

Joseph StilwellJoseph Stilwell
19 March 1883, American
Basketball coach, Military personnel

Wilhelm FrickWilhelm Frick
12 March 1877, German
Politician, Diplomat, Lawyer

Werner von BlombergWerner von Blomberg
02 September 1878, German, Polish
Politician, Officer, Military personnel
Mikhail KalininMikhail Kalinin
19 November 1875, Russian
Revolutionary

Empress WanrongEmpress Wanrong
13 November 1906
 

Karl Hermann FrankKarl Hermann Frank
24 January 1898, German
Politician

Andrey VlasovAndrey Vlasov
14 September 1901, Russian
officer

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Kurt DaluegeKurt Daluege
15 September 1897, German
Officer, Politician
László Moholy-NagyLászló Moholy-Nagy
20 July 1895, Hungarian
Photographer

John Vereker, 6th Viscount GortJohn Vereker, 6th Viscount Gort
10 July 1886, British
Military personnel
Friedrich JeckelnFriedrich Jeckeln
02 February 1895, German
Officer, Politician, War criminal

Ferenc SzálasiFerenc Szálasi
06 January 1897, Armenian, Hungarian
Political leader, Prime Minister

Herbert MacaulayHerbert Macaulay
14 November 1864, Nigerian
Politician
Countee CullenCountee Cullen
30 May 1903
American poet

Dorothy GibsonDorothy Gibson
Film Actress
Fritz SauckelFritz Sauckel
27 October 1894, German
Politician

Karl HaushoferKarl Haushofer
27 August 1869, German
Geopolitician, Political scientist, Educationist,

Gilbert N. LewisGilbert N. Lewis
23 October 1875, American
Chemist, Physicist, University teacher,

Harlan F. StoneHarlan F. Stone
11 October 1872, American
Lawyer, Judge, University teacher

Paul LangevinPaul Langevin
23 January 1872, French
Physicist, Professor, Chemist, Philosopher of
Charlotte MasonCharlotte Mason
01 January 1842, British
Philanthropist

Alexander Vasilyevich AlexandrovAlexander Vasilyevich Alexandrov
01 April 1883, Russian
composer, conductor, choir director, music

Anton MussertAnton Mussert
11 May 1894
Civil engineer, Engineer, Non-fiction writer

Gerhart HauptmannGerhart Hauptmann
15 November 1862, German, Polish
Playwright, Poet, Writer, Novelist,
Herbert BakerHerbert Baker
09 June 1862, British
Architect, Screenwriter

George ArlissGeorge Arliss
10 April 1868, British
Writer, Playwright, Film director, Autobiographer,
Bror von Blixen-FineckeBror von Blixen-Finecke
25 July 1886, Swedish
Writer, Military personnel

Wilhelm MarxWilhelm Marx
15 January 1863, German
Politician, Judge

Arthur GreiserArthur Greiser
22 January 1897, German
Politician
Jorge UbicoJorge Ubico
10 November 1878, Guatemalan
Politician, Officer

Felix HoffmannFelix Hoffmann
21 January 1868, German
Chemist, Inventor, Pharmacist, Non-fiction writer
Karl Maria WiligutKarl Maria Wiligut
10 December 1866, Austrian
Writer, Occultist

Jeanne LanvinJeanne Lanvin
01 January 1867, French
Grand couturier

Louis BachelierLouis Bachelier
11 March 1870, French
Mathematician, Economist, Non-fiction writer
Claus SchillingClaus Schilling
05 July 1871, German
Military physician, Non-fiction writer

Christopher R. W. NevinsonChristopher R. W. Nevinson
13 August 1889, British
Paramedic, Painter
David GraysonRay Stannard Baker
17 April 1870, American
 

James Hopwood JeansJames Hopwood Jeans
11 September 1877, British
Mathematician, Physicist, Astronomer

Paul NashPaul Nash
11 May 1889, British
painter, illustrator, printmaker

Herbert George WellsHerbert George Wells
21 September 1866, British
Journalist, Historian, Novelist
Alfred Damon RunyonAlfred Damon Runyon
04 October 1880, American
 
Ignacy MościckiIgnacy Mościcki
01 December 1867, Swiss, Polish
Polish chemist

Yōsuke MatsuokaYōsuke Matsuoka
04 March 1880, Japanese
politician, diplomat,