Famous People Who Died In 1949

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1949. This list includes people like Sarojini Naidu, George Gurdjieff, Wallace Beery, Victor Fleming, Birbal Sahni and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include poets, artists, novelists and political leaders who died in 1949. This list includes people from United States, Germany, India & Russia and many more countries.

Sarojini NaiduSarojini Naidu
13 February 1879, Indian
Poet and Freedom Fighter
george gurdjieffGeorge Gurdjieff
01 January 1866, Armenian
Spiritual Teacher

Angela HitlerAngela Hitler
28 July 1883, Austrian, German
Adolf Hitler's Sister

Wallace BeeryWallace Beery
01 April 1885, American
Actor

Victor FlemingVictor Fleming
23 February 1889, American
Film Director

Sigrid UndsetSigrid Undset
20 May 1882, Norwegian
Nobel Laureate in Literature
Birbal SahniBirbal Sahni
1891 AD, Indian
Palaeobotanist

Chairil AnwarChairil Anwar
26 July 1922, Indonesian
Poet

August KroghAugust Krogh
15 November 1874, Danish
Zoophysiologist

Friedrich Karl Rudolf Bergius Friedrich Bergius
11 October 1884, German
Chemist
Elin PelinElin Pelin
08 July 1877, Bulgarian
Writer

Joaquín Torres GarcíaJoaquín Torres García
28 July 1874, Uruguayan
Artist
Margaret  MitchellMargaret Mitchell
08 November 1900, American
Writer of 'Gone with the Wind'

Richard Georg StraussRichard Georg Strauss
11 June 1864, German
Composer

Nathuram GodseNathuram Godse
19 May 1910, Indian
Politician, Journalist
Lead BellyLead Belly
Murderer, Guitarist, Songwriter, Singer

Richard StraussRichard Strauss
11 June 1864, German
Composer, Conductor, Librettist, Writer
Charles PonziCharles Ponzi
03 March 1882, Italian, American
Criminal, Banker

Margaret MitchellMargaret Mitchell
08 November 1900, American
Author

Bill RobinsonBill Robinson
25 May 1878, American
Film actor, Stage actor
James ForrestalJames Forrestal
15 February 1892, American
Officer, Banker, Investment banker

Hassan al-BannaHassan al-Banna
14 October 1906, Egyptian
Imam
Edward ThorndikeEdward Thorndike
31 August 1874, American
Psychologist, University teacher

Aurora QuezonAurora Quezon
19 February 1888, Filipino
Nurse

Tom LongboatTom Longboat
04 June 1887, Canadian
Athletics competitor

Robert RipleyRobert Ripley
25 December 1890, American
Anthropologist, Journalist
Amadeo GianniniAmadeo Giannini
06 May 1870, American
Banker, Entrepreneur
Elton MayoElton Mayo
26 December 1880, Australian
Psychologist, University teacher, Sociologist

José Clemente OrozcoJosé Clemente Orozco
23 November 1883, Mexican
painter

Georgi DimitrovGeorgi Dimitrov
18 June 1882, Bulgarian, Russian
Bulgarian Politician

Henri GiraudHenri Giraud
18 January 1879, French
Politician, Officer, Military personnel
Maurice MaeterlinckMaurice Maeterlinck
29 August 1862, Belgian
Writer, Poet, Philosopher, Essayist, Playwright,

James EnsorJames Ensor
13 April 1860, Belgian
Painter, Printmaker

Douglas HydeDouglas Hyde
17 January 1860, Irish
Former President of Ireland

Frank MurphyFrank Murphy
13 April 1890, American
jurist-consultant, lawyer, politician, judge

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Klaus MannKlaus Mann
18 November 1906, American
Novelist, Short story writer
Leonard BloomfieldLeonard Bloomfield
01 April 1887, American
linguist

E. J. BellocqE. J. Bellocq
1873 AD, American
photographer
Harry Stack SullivanHarry Stack Sullivan
21 February 1892, American
Psychiatrist, Psychotherapist, Psychologist

James Truslow AdamsJames Truslow Adams
18 October 1878, American
Historian of the modern age, Historian, Biographer

Axel MuntheAxel Munthe
31 October 1857, Swedish
Writer, Psychiatrist, Physician, Screenwriter
Prince Carlos of Bourbon-Two SiciliesPrince Carlos of Bourbon-Two Sicilies
10 November 1870, Spanish, Italian
Military personnel

Fyodor TolbukhinFyodor Tolbukhin
16 June 1894, Russian
Military commander
Niceto Alcalá-ZamoraNiceto Alcalá-Zamora
06 July 1877, Spanish
Politician, Jurist, Diplomat, Lawyer

Vasily DegtyaryovVasily Degtyaryov
02 January 1880, Russian
Russian engineer

Kim GuKim Gu
28 August 1876, South Korean
Politician

Peter MarshallPeter Marshall
27 May 1902, American
preacher

Hervey AllenHervey Allen
08 December 1889, American
Writer, Novelist, Literary critic, Poet,
Bernhard HoetgerBernhard Hoetger
04 May 1874, German
Painter, Sculptor, Architect

E.L. ThorndikeE.L. Thorndike
1874 AD
Academic, Psychologist

A.P. GianniniA.P. Giannini
1870 AD, American
Economist

Huddie William LedbetterHuddie William Ledbetter
20 January 1888, American
 
Dr. Peter Marshall (Preacher)Dr. Peter Marshall (Preacher)
27 May 1902, American, Scottish
 

William Jacob Will CuppyWilliam Jacob Will Cuppy
23 August 1884, American