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.

Nathuram GodseNathuram Godse
Indian
Assassin of Mahatma Gandhi
Sarojini NaiduSarojini Naidu
Indian
Poet and Freedom Fighter

Charles PonziCharles Ponzi
Italian, American
Con Artist

george gurdjieffGeorge Gurdjieff
Armenian
Spiritual Teacher

Angela HitlerAngela Hitler
Austrian, German
Adolf Hitler's Sister

Wallace BeeryWallace Beery
American
Actor
Bill RobinsonBill Robinson
American
Dancer

Victor FlemingVictor Fleming
American
Film Director

Sigrid UndsetSigrid Undset
Norwegian
Nobel Laureate in Literature

Birbal SahniBirbal Sahni
Indian
Palaeobotanist
August KroghAugust Krogh
Danish
Zoophysiologist

Chairil AnwarChairil Anwar
Indonesian
Poet
Friedrich Karl Rudolf Bergius Friedrich Bergius
German
Chemist

Elin PelinElin Pelin
Bulgarian
Writer
Richard Georg StraussRichard Georg Strauss
German
Composer

Margaret  MitchellMargaret Mitchell
American
Writer of 'Gone with the Wind'
Lead BellyLead Belly
American
Singer

Frank MorganFrank Morgan
American
Actor

Margaret MitchellMargaret Mitchell
American
Author
James ForrestalJames Forrestal
American
Officer, Banker, Investment banker

Edward ThorndikeEdward Thorndike
American
Psychologist, University teacher
Hassan al-BannaHassan al-Banna
Egyptian
Imam

Aurora QuezonAurora Quezon
Filipino
Nurse

Elton MayoElton Mayo
Australian
Psychologist, University teacher, Sociologist

Tom LongboatTom Longboat
Canadian
Athletics competitor
Amadeo GianniniAmadeo Giannini
American
Banker, Entrepreneur
Robert RipleyRobert Ripley
American
Anthropologist, Journalist

James EnsorJames Ensor
Belgian
Painter, Printmaker

Maurice MaeterlinckMaurice Maeterlinck
Belgian
Writer, Poet, Philosopher, Essayist, Playwright,

José Clemente OrozcoJosé Clemente Orozco
Mexican
painter
Georgi DimitrovGeorgi Dimitrov
Bulgarian, Russian
Bulgarian Politician

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Douglas HydeDouglas Hyde
Irish
Former President of Ireland

Frank MurphyFrank Murphy
American
jurist-consultant, lawyer, politician, judge

Harry Stack SullivanHarry Stack Sullivan
American
Psychiatrist, Psychotherapist, Psychologist

Henri GiraudHenri Giraud
French
Politician, Officer, Military personnel
James Truslow AdamsJames Truslow Adams
American
Historian of the modern age, Historian, Biographer

Klaus MannKlaus Mann
American
Novelist, Short story writer
Leonard BloomfieldLeonard Bloomfield
American
linguist

E. J. BellocqE. J. Bellocq
American
photographer

Sam WoodSam Wood
American
Director
Axel MuntheAxel Munthe
Swedish
Writer, Psychiatrist, Physician, Screenwriter

Bill TraylorBill Traylor
American
Artist
Prince Carlos of Bourbon-Two SiciliesPrince Carlos of Bourbon-Two Sicilies
Spanish, Italian
Military personnel

Fyodor TolbukhinFyodor Tolbukhin
Russian
Military commander

Niceto Alcalá-ZamoraNiceto Alcalá-Zamora
Spanish
Politician, Jurist, Diplomat, Lawyer

Vasily DegtyaryovVasily Degtyaryov
Russian
Russian engineer

Kim GuKim Gu
South Korean
Politician
Peter MarshallPeter Marshall
American, Scottish
Preacher

Hervey AllenHervey Allen
American
Writer, Novelist, Literary critic, Poet,

Bernhard HoetgerBernhard Hoetger
German
Painter, Sculptor, Architect

John William DunneJ. W. Dunne
Irish
Soldier
E.L. ThorndikeE.L. Thorndike
Academic, Psychologist

A.P. GianniniA.P. Giannini
American
Economist
Solomon GuggenheimSolomon Guggenheim
American
Businessman

Huddie William LedbetterHuddie William Ledbetter
American
Singer

Ibrahim Datuk Tan MalakaIbrahim Datuk Tan Malaka
Indonesian
Minangkabau communist leader
William Jacob Will CuppyWilliam Jacob Will Cuppy
American