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
Hattie McDanielHattie McDaniel
American
Actress

Curly HowardCurly Howard
American
Comedian

John DeweyJohn Dewey
American
Philosopher

John GarfieldJohn Garfield
American
Actor
Wilm HosenfeldWilm Hosenfeld
German
Army Officer

George SantayanaGeorge Santayana
Spanish, Italian
Philosopher, Essayist, Poet, & Novelist

Maria MontessoriMaria Montessori
Italian
Physician and Educator
Elizabeth Kenny Elizabeth Kenny
Australian
Nurse & Health Administrator

Knut HamsunKnut Hamsun
Norwegian
Writer
Chaim WeizmannChaim Weizmann
British
Former President of Israel

Francis PegahmagabowFrancis Pegahmagabow
Canadian
Marksman

Alexandra KollontaiAlexandra Kollontai
Russian
Revolutionary

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
Actress

Molly MaloneMolly Malone
American
Actress
Eva PerónEva Perón
Argentinian
Actor, Politician

Mark KellyMark Kelly
American
Writer
Victoria CrossVictoria Cross
British
Writer

Billy MitchellBilly Mitchell
American
Actor

Keith MurdochKeith Murdoch
Australian
War correspondent
Karen HorneyKaren Horney
German
Psychoanalyst

Kiichiro ToyodaKiichiro Toyoda
Japanese
Entrepreneur
Susan PetersSusan Peters
American
Actress

Edward S. CurtisEdward S. Curtis
American
Photographer, Anthropologist

Gertrude LawrenceGertrude Lawrence
British, American
Actress
Margaret Wise BrownMargaret Wise Brown
American
Writer

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Charles MaurrasCharles Maurras
French
Author
Billy HughesBilly Hughes
Australian
Prime Minister

Paul ÉluardPaul Éluard
French
French poet

Jürgen StroopJürgen Stroop
German
military personnel

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

Fletcher HendersonFletcher Henderson
American
American bandleader

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

Victor Hope, 2nd Marquess of LinlithgowVictor Hope, 2nd Marquess of Linlithgow
British
Governor-General of India
Heinrich von VietinghoffHeinrich von Vietinghoff
German
Military personnel

Albert ForsterAlbert Forster
German
Politician

Vittorio Emanuele OrlandoVittorio Emanuele Orlando
Italian
Politician

Viktor ChernovViktor Chernov
Russian
Political leader

Vesta TilleyVesta Tilley
British
Musical Artist
Wop MayWop May
Canadian
Military personnel

Harold InnisHarold Innis
Canadian
Economist, Historian, Philosopher, University
Ferenc MolnárFerenc Molnár
Hungarian, American
Author

Kurt SchumacherKurt Schumacher
German
Politician

Uncle Dave MaconUncle Dave Macon
American
Musician
Robert GuérinRobert Guérin
French
Journalist

Michael von FaulhaberMichael von Faulhaber
German
Archbishop
Rudolf SlánskýRudolf Slánský
Czech
Politician

Albert LaskerAlbert Lasker
German
Businessman

Clark L. HullClark L. Hull
American
Psychologist

Paul NemenyiPaul Nemenyi
Hungarian
Physicist

Vladimír ClementisVladimír Clementis
Hungarian, Slovak
Politician
Sveinn BjörnssonSveinn Björnsson
Danish, Icelander
President

Henri BourassaHenri Bourassa
Canadian
Politician

C. H. DouglasC. H. Douglas
British
Engineer

Kaarlo Juho StåhlbergKaarlo Juho Ståhlberg
Finnish
President
Keisuke OkadaKeisuke Okada
Japanese
Politician, Prime Minister

Louis WirthLouis Wirth
German, American
Sociologist
Carlo SforzaCarlo Sforza
Italian
Statesman

Albert BassermannAlbert Bassermann
German
Actor

Georgy ShpaginGeorgy Shpagin
Russian, Russian
Russian weapons designe
Jack ParsonsJack Parsons
American
Researcher

Surendranath DasguptaSurendranath Dasgupta
Indian
Scholar
Adolf BuschAdolf Busch
Swiss, German
Violinist

Louis T. WrightLouis T. Wright
American
Surgeon

Philip MurrayPhilip Murray
American
Labour leader
Mariano AzuelaMariano Azuela
Mexican
Author

Bedřich HroznýBedřich Hrozný
Czech
Orientalist
Desmond MacCarthyDesmond MacCarthy
British
Critic

Boardman RobinsonBoardman Robinson
American
Caricaturist and painter

Bo McMillinBo McMillin
American
American Football Player

Elisabeth SchumannElisabeth Schumann
German, American
Soprano singer
Bessie Anderson StanleyBessie Anderson Stanley
American
Writer
Charles Clinton SpauldingCharles Clinton Spaulding
American
Business Person

A. S. W. RosenbachA. S. W. Rosenbach
American
Antiquarian seller

Emma EamesEmma Eames
American
Soprano

Constant PermekeConstant Permeke
Belgian
Painter
Sir Stafford CrippsSir Stafford Cripps
British
Politician

Carl SeveringCarl Severing
German
Politician

Frederic AustinFrederic Austin
British
Baritone singer

Theodor GeigerTheodor Geiger
German
Professor

Vladimir IpatieffVladimir Ipatieff
American, Russian
Chemist
George Grant ElmslieGeorge Grant Elmslie
American
Architect

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

Henriette Roland HolstHenriette Roland Holst
Netherlands Antilles
Dutch poet and socialist
Masao KumeMasao Kume
Japanese
Playwright
Eugene JolasEugene Jolas
American
Writer