Famous People Who Died In 1947

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1947. This list includes people like Al Capone, Aleister Crowley, Black Dahlia, Henry Ford, Bugsy Siegel and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, soldiers, philosophers and artists who died in 1947. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom & France and many more countries.

Al CaponeAl Capone
American
Gangster
Black DahliaBlack Dahlia
American
Actress

Henry FordHenry Ford
American
Businessman

Bugsy SiegelBugsy Siegel
American
Mobster

Rudolf HössRudolf Höss
German
Nazi War Criminal
Max PlanckMax Planck
German
Physicist

Stanley BaldwinStanley Baldwin
British
Former British Prime Minister

William Moulton MarstonWilliam Moulton Marston
American
Psychologist

Victor Emmanuel III of ItalyVictor Emmanuel III of Italy
Italian
King of Italy
G. H. HardyG. H. Hardy
British
Mathematician

Willa CatherWilla Cather
American
Author
Fiorello H. La GuardiaFiorello H. La Guardia
American
99th Mayor of New York City

Alfred North WhiteheadAlfred North Whitehead
British, American
Mathematician, Philosopher

Christian XChristian X
Danish
King of Denmark
Frances ClevelandFrances Cleveland
American
Former First Lady of the United States

Josh GibsonJosh Gibson
American
Baseball Player
Pierre BonnardPierre Bonnard
French
Painter

Carrie Chapman CattCarrie Chapman Catt
American
Women’s Rights Activists

Philipp LenardPhilipp Lenard
German
Physicist
Nicholas Murray ButlerNicholas Murray Butler
American
Philosopher, Educator

Grace MooreGrace Moore
American
Opera Singer & Actress
Frederick Gowland HopkinsFrederick Gowland Hopkins
British
English biochemist

General Aung SanGeneral Aung San
Burmese
Politician

George II of GreeceGeorge II of Greece
Greek
King of Greece

K. L. SaigalK. L. Saigal
Indian
Actor, Singer
Kurt LewinKurt Lewin
German, Polish, American
Psychologist, University teacher
Harry Gordon SelfridgeHarry Gordon Selfridge
British
business magnate

Irving FisherIrving Fisher
American
Economist, Statistician

Nicholas RoerichNicholas Roerich
Russian
Philosopher, Painter, Choreographer, Writer,

William C. DurantWilliam C. Durant
American
Entrepreneur
Han van MeegerenHan van Meegeren
Painter, Art forger, Restorer

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Ettore BugattiEttore Bugatti
French, Italian
entrepreneur, engineer, racecar driver

Ernst LubitschErnst Lubitsch
German, American
Film director, Actor, Screenwriter, Film producer,

Jozef TisoJozef Tiso
Slovak
Politician

Arthur MachenArthur Machen
British, Welsh
Writer
R. B. BennettR. B. Bennett
Canadian
Politician, Lawyer, Diplomat

Tom DempseyTom Dempsey
American
Actor
Ananda CoomaraswamyAnanda Coomaraswamy
Sri Lankan
Art historian, Philosopher, Mythographer

Hugh LoftingHugh Lofting
British
Author

Frederick Russell BurnhamFrederick Russell Burnham
American
Explorer, Writer
Philippe Leclerc de HauteclocquePhilippe Leclerc de Hauteclocque
French
Military personnel

P. D. OuspenskyP. D. Ouspensky
Russian
philosopher, writer
Karl MannheimKarl Mannheim
German, Hungarian, British
Sociologist, University teacher, Writer

Victor HortaVictor Horta
Belgian
Architect

Pierre JanetPierre Janet
French
Psychologist

Theodore G. BilboTheodore G. Bilbo
American
Politician

Marc MitscherMarc Mitscher
American
Officer
Luigi RussoloLuigi Russolo
Italian
Composer, Painter, Artist, Musical instrument

ManoleteManolete
Spanish
Spanish Bullfighter

Reynaldo HahnReynaldo Hahn
French, Venezuelan
Conductor, Composer, Choreographer, Music critic,

Hans FalladaHans Fallada
German
Writer, Novelist, Children's writer
Evans CarlsonEvans Carlson
American
Military General

Paul P. HarrisPaul P. Harris
American
Jurist, Lawyer
Herbert BackeHerbert Backe
German
Politician

Friedrich Wilhelm KritzingerFriedrich Wilhelm Kritzinger
German
Politician, Jurist

Benny LeonardBenny Leonard
American
Boxer
Franz Xaver SchwarzFranz Xaver Schwarz
German
Politician

Pyotr KrasnovPyotr Krasnov
Russian
writer, officer, historian
Joseph CookJoseph Cook
Australian
politician, diplomat, trade unionist

Helmuth von PannwitzHelmuth von Pannwitz
German
 

Alfredo CasellaAlfredo Casella
Italian
Composer, Conductor, Pianist
Władysław RaczkiewiczWładysław Raczkiewicz
Polish
Politician, Jurist, Lawyer

Albert MarquetAlbert Marquet
French
Painter, Writer
Duncan Campbell ScottDuncan Campbell Scott
Canadian
Poet, Writer, Civil servant

Fernand de BrinonFernand de Brinon
French
Journalist, Socialite, Lawyer

W. I. ThomasW. I. Thomas
American
Sociologist, Writer

Ian Standish Monteith HamiltonIan Standish Monteith Hamilton
British
Military personnel
Bert KalmarBert Kalmar
American
Lyricist, Songwriter, Screenwriter
Benigno Aquino, Sr.Benigno Aquino, Sr.
Filipino
 

Kōda RohanKōda Rohan
Japanese
Novelist, Writer, Literary critic

Som Nath SharmaSom Nath Sharma
Indian
 

Jimmy DoyleJimmy Doyle
American
boxer
Halford John MackinderHalford John Mackinder
British
Geographer, academic, politician

Anna WickhamAnna Wickham
British
Poet

Anton Ivanovich DenikinAnton Ivanovich Denikin
American
General

Kōtarō NakamuraKōtarō Nakamura
Japanese
Military personnel

Baroness Emma OrczyBaroness Emma Orczy
Hungarian
 
Yūzō MatsuyamaYūzō Matsuyama
Japanese
Military personnel

James Evershed AgateJames Evershed Agate
British
 
Norma Leah McCorveyNorma McCorvey
American
Autobiographer