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

george gurdjieffGeorge Gurdjieff
Armenian
Spiritual Teacher

Angela HitlerAngela Hitler
Austrian, German
Adolf Hitler's Sister

Wallace BeeryWallace Beery
American
Actor

Victor FlemingVictor Fleming
American
Film Director
Birbal SahniBirbal Sahni
Indian
Palaeobotanist

Sigrid UndsetSigrid Undset
Norwegian
Nobel Laureate in Literature

August KroghAugust Krogh
Danish
Zoophysiologist

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

Elin PelinElin Pelin
Bulgarian
Writer

Margaret  MitchellMargaret Mitchell
American
Writer of 'Gone with the Wind'

Richard Georg StraussRichard Georg Strauss
German
Composer
Lead BellyLead Belly
Murderer, Guitarist, Songwriter, Singer

Richard StraussRichard Strauss
German
Composer, Conductor, Librettist, Writer
Charles PonziCharles Ponzi
Italian, American
Criminal, Banker

Frank MorganFrank Morgan
American
Actor

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

Bill RobinsonBill Robinson
American
Film actor, Stage actor
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

José Clemente OrozcoJosé Clemente Orozco
Mexican
painter

Maurice MaeterlinckMaurice Maeterlinck
Belgian
Writer, Poet, Philosopher, Essayist, Playwright,
Georgi DimitrovGeorgi Dimitrov
Bulgarian, Russian
Bulgarian Politician

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Henri GiraudHenri Giraud
French
Politician, Officer, Military personnel

Douglas HydeDouglas Hyde
Irish
Former President of Ireland

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

James EnsorJames Ensor
Belgian
Painter, Printmaker
Klaus MannKlaus Mann
American
Novelist, Short story writer

Leonard BloomfieldLeonard Bloomfield
American
linguist
E. J. BellocqE. J. Bellocq
American
photographer

Harry Stack SullivanHarry Stack Sullivan
American
Psychiatrist, Psychotherapist, Psychologist

Axel MuntheAxel Munthe
Swedish
Writer, Psychiatrist, Physician, Screenwriter
James Truslow AdamsJames Truslow Adams
American
Historian of the modern age, Historian, Biographer

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

Bernhard HoetgerBernhard Hoetger
German
Painter, Sculptor, Architect

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

A.P. GianniniA.P. Giannini
American
Economist
Huddie William LedbetterHuddie William Ledbetter
American
 

Dr. Peter Marshall (Preacher)Dr. Peter Marshall (Preacher)
American, Scottish
 
William Jacob Will CuppyWilliam Jacob Will Cuppy
American