Famous People Who Died In 1952

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1952. This list includes people like George VI, Curly Howard, John Dewey, Hattie McDaniel, Maria Montessori and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, soldiers, philosophers and poets who died in 1952. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & Italy and many more countries.

George VIGeorge VI
British
Former King of the United Kingdom
Curly HowardCurly Howard
American
Comedian

Hattie McDanielHattie McDaniel
American
Actress

John DeweyJohn Dewey
American
Philosopher

Wilm HosenfeldWilm Hosenfeld
German
Army Officer

Maria MontessoriMaria Montessori
Italian
Physician and Educator

John GarfieldJohn Garfield
American
Actor

George SantayanaGeorge Santayana
Spanish, Italian
Philosopher, Essayist, Poet, & Novelist
Chaim WeizmannChaim Weizmann
British
Former President of Israel

Elizabeth Kenny Elizabeth Kenny
Australian
Nurse & Health Administrator
Knut HamsunKnut Hamsun
Norwegian
Writer

Francis PegahmagabowFrancis Pegahmagabow
Canadian
Marksman

Don Stephen SenanayakeD. S. Senanayake
Sri Lankan
First Prime Minister of Sri Lanka

Sven HedinSven Hedin
Swedish
Geographer, Explorer

Charles Scott SherringtonCharles Scott Sherrington
British
Neurophysiologist
Gregory La CavaGregory La Cava
American
Film Director

Evita PeronEvita Peron
Argentinian
Argentine film actress

Eva PerónEva Perón
Argentinian
Actor, Politician

Victoria CrossVictoria Cross
British
Writer
Mark KellyMark Kelly
American
Writer

Billy MitchellBilly Mitchell
American
Actor
Molly MaloneMolly Malone
American
Actress

Karen HorneyKaren Horney
German
Psychoanalyst

Alexandra KollontaiAlexandra Kollontai
Russian
Politician, Diplomat, Feminist
Keith MurdochKeith Murdoch
Australian
War correspondent

Kiichiro ToyodaKiichiro Toyoda
Japanese
Entrepreneur
Gertrude LawrenceGertrude Lawrence
British, American
Actress

Billy HughesBilly Hughes
Australian
Prime Minister

Jürgen StroopJürgen Stroop
German
military personnel
Margaret Wise BrownMargaret Wise Brown
American
Writer

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Charles MaurrasCharles Maurras
French
Author
Edward S. CurtisEdward S. Curtis
American
Photographer, Anthropologist

Fletcher HendersonFletcher Henderson
American
American bandleader

Paul ÉluardPaul Éluard
French
French poet

Benedetto CroceBenedetto Croce
Italian
Philosopher, Politician, Art historian, Writer,
Jean de Lattre de TassignyJean de Lattre de Tassigny
French
Military personnel
Josephine TeyJosephine Tey
British
Writer, Playwright, Novelist, Screenwriter,

Waldorf Astor, 2nd Viscount AstorWaldorf Astor, 2nd Viscount Astor
American
Politician

Vittorio Emanuele OrlandoVittorio Emanuele Orlando
Italian
Politician

Susan PetersSusan Peters
American
Actress
Harold InnisHarold Innis
Canadian
Economist, Historian, Philosopher, University

Albert ForsterAlbert Forster
German
Politician

Heinrich von VietinghoffHeinrich von Vietinghoff
German
Military personnel

Michael von FaulhaberMichael von Faulhaber
German
Archbishop

Vesta TilleyVesta Tilley
British
Musical Artist
Clark L. HullClark L. Hull
American
Psychologist

Ferenc MolnárFerenc Molnár
Hungarian, American
Author
Viktor ChernovViktor Chernov
Russian
Political leader

Wop MayWop May
Canadian
Military personnel

Uncle Dave MaconUncle Dave Macon
American
Musician
Albert LaskerAlbert Lasker
German
Businessman

Kurt SchumacherKurt Schumacher
German
Politician
Henri BourassaHenri Bourassa
Canadian
Politician

Rudolf SlánskýRudolf Slánský
Czech
Politician

Albert BassermannAlbert Bassermann
German
Actor

Keisuke OkadaKeisuke Okada
Japanese
Politician, Prime Minister

Paul NemenyiPaul Nemenyi
Hungarian
Physicist
Sveinn BjörnssonSveinn Björnsson
Danish, Icelander
President

Louis WirthLouis Wirth
German, American
Sociologist

C. H. DouglasC. H. Douglas
British
Engineer

Kaarlo Juho StåhlbergKaarlo Juho Ståhlberg
Finnish
President
Carlo SforzaCarlo Sforza
Italian
Statesman

Louis T. WrightLouis T. Wright
American
Surgeon
Adolf BuschAdolf Busch
Swiss, German
Violinist

Robert GuérinRobert Guérin
French
Journalist

Georgy ShpaginGeorgy Shpagin
Russian, Russian
Russian weapons designe
Surendranath DasguptaSurendranath Dasgupta
Indian
Scholar

Mariano AzuelaMariano Azuela
Mexican
Author
Charles Clinton SpauldingCharles Clinton Spaulding
American
Business Person

Boardman RobinsonBoardman Robinson
American
Caricaturist and painter

Bo McMillinBo McMillin
American
American Football Player
Bessie Anderson StanleyBessie Anderson Stanley
American
Writer

Bedřich HroznýBedřich Hrozný
Czech
Orientalist
Sir Stafford CrippsSir Stafford Cripps
British
Politician

Vladimír ClementisVladimír Clementis
Hungarian, Slovak
Politician

Philip MurrayPhilip Murray
American
Labour leader

Constant PermekeConstant Permeke
Belgian
Painter
A. S. W. RosenbachA. S. W. Rosenbach
American
Antiquarian seller
Emma EamesEmma Eames
American
Soprano

Carl SeveringCarl Severing
German
Politician

Frederic AustinFrederic Austin
British
Baritone singer

Elisabeth SchumannElisabeth Schumann
German, American
Soprano singer
Theodor GeigerTheodor Geiger
German
Professor

Nevil SidgwickNevil Sidgwick
British
Chemist

George Grant ElmslieGeorge Grant Elmslie
American
Architect

Vladimir IpatieffVladimir Ipatieff
American, Russian
Chemist

Hendrik Anthony KramersHendrik Anthony Kramers
Dutch
Physicist
Peretz MarkishPeretz Markish
Russian
Poet

Masao KumeMasao Kume
Japanese
Playwright
Francis Xavier FordFrancis Xavier Ford
American
Missionary

Ralph Van DemanRalph Van Deman
American
Officer
Bernard LyotBernard Lyot
French
Astronomer
Rollin KirbyRollin Kirby
American
Political Cartoonist