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

Max PlanckMax Planck
German
Physicist
Stanley BaldwinStanley Baldwin
British
Former British Prime Minister

William Moulton MarstonWilliam Moulton Marston
American
Psychologist

Alfred North WhiteheadAlfred North Whitehead
British, American
Mathematician, Philosopher

Willa CatherWilla Cather
American
Author
G. H. HardyG. H. Hardy
British
Mathematician

Fiorello H. La GuardiaFiorello H. La Guardia
American
99th Mayor of New York City
Frances ClevelandFrances Cleveland
American
Former First Lady of the United States

Philipp LenardPhilipp Lenard
German
Physicist

Carrie Chapman CattCarrie Chapman Catt
American
Women’s Rights Activists
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

Rudolf HössRudolf Höss
German
Military Leader
Victor Emmanuel III of ItalyVictor Emmanuel III of Italy
Italian
Numismatist, Politician

Christian X of DenmarkChristian X of Denmark
Danish
King
Harry Gordon SelfridgeHarry Gordon Selfridge
British
business magnate

George II of GreeceGeorge II of Greece
Greek
King of Greece

Aung SanAung San
Burmese
Politician, Military personnel

Ettore BugattiEttore Bugatti
French, Italian
entrepreneur, engineer, racecar driver
K. L. SaigalK. L. Saigal
Indian
Actor, Singer
Kurt LewinKurt Lewin
German, Polish, American
Psychologist, University teacher

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

William C. DurantWilliam C. Durant
American
entrepreneur

Han van MeegerenHan van Meegeren
Painter, Art forger, Restorer
Jozef TisoJozef Tiso
Slovak
Politician

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Philippe Leclerc de HauteclocquePhilippe Leclerc de Hauteclocque
French
Military personnel

Tom DempseyTom Dempsey
American
Actor

Irving FisherIrving Fisher
American
Economist, Statistician

Ernst LubitschErnst Lubitsch
German, American
Film director, Actor, Screenwriter, Film producer,
Frederick Russell BurnhamFrederick Russell Burnham
American
Explorer, Writer

Pierre BonnardPierre Bonnard
French
Painter, Sculptor, Engraver, Graphic artist
Ananda CoomaraswamyAnanda Coomaraswamy
Sri Lankan
Art historian, Philosopher, Mythographer

P. D. OuspenskyP. D. Ouspensky
Russian
philosopher, writer

R. B. BennettR. B. Bennett
Canadian
Politician, Lawyer, Diplomat
Victor HortaVictor Horta
Belgian
Architect

Marc MitscherMarc Mitscher
American
Officer
Karl MannheimKarl Mannheim
German, Hungarian, British
Sociologist, University teacher, Writer

Hans FalladaHans Fallada
German
Writer, Novelist, Children's writer

Paul P. HarrisPaul P. Harris
American
Jurist, Lawyer

Herbert BackeHerbert Backe
German
Politician

Reynaldo HahnReynaldo Hahn
French, Venezuelan
Conductor, Composer, Choreographer, Music critic,
Friedrich Wilhelm KritzingerFriedrich Wilhelm Kritzinger
German
Politician, Jurist

Franz Xaver SchwarzFranz Xaver Schwarz
German
Politician

Luigi RussoloLuigi Russolo
Italian
Composer, Painter, Artist, Musical instrument

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

Bert KalmarBert Kalmar
American
Lyricist, Songwriter, Screenwriter
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
Benigno Aquino, Sr.Benigno Aquino, Sr.
Filipino
 

Kōda RohanKōda Rohan
Japanese
Novelist, Writer, Literary critic
Jimmy DoyleJimmy Doyle
American
boxer

Som Nath SharmaSom Nath Sharma
Indian
 

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
 

Nicholas M. ButlerNicholas M. Butler
American
American philosopher

Yūzō MatsuyamaYūzō Matsuyama
Japanese
Military personnel
Richard B. BennettRichard B. Bennett
Canadian
Prime Minister,politician

James Evershed AgateJames Evershed Agate
British