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
John DeweyJohn Dewey
American
Philosopher

Curly HowardCurly Howard
American
Comedian

Maria MontessoriMaria Montessori
Italian
Physician and Educator

Hattie McDanielHattie McDaniel
American
Actress

John GarfieldJohn Garfield
American
Actor

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

Francis PegahmagabowFrancis Pegahmagabow
Canadian
Marksman

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

Don Stephen SenanayakeD. S. Senanayake
Sri Lankan
First Prime Minister of Sri Lanka
Elizabeth Kenny Elizabeth Kenny
Australian
Nurse & Health Administrator

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

Wilm HosenfeldWilm Hosenfeld
German
Soldier
Kiichiro ToyodaKiichiro Toyoda
Japanese
Entrepreneur

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

Susan PetersSusan Peters
American
Actress

Edward S. CurtisEdward S. Curtis
American
Photographer, Anthropologist

Jürgen StroopJürgen Stroop
German
military personnel
Jean de Lattre de TassignyJean de Lattre de Tassigny
French
Military personnel
Billy HughesBilly Hughes
Australian
Politician, Diplomat

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

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Harold InnisHarold Innis
Canadian
Economist, Historian, Philosopher, University

Vittorio Emanuele OrlandoVittorio Emanuele Orlando
Italian
Politician, University teacher

Heinrich von VietinghoffHeinrich von Vietinghoff
German
Military personnel

Clark L. HullClark L. Hull
American
Psychologist
Albert ForsterAlbert Forster
German
Politician

Wop MayWop May
Canadian
Military personnel
Ferenc MolnárFerenc Molnár
Hungarian, American
Author

Kaarlo Juho StåhlbergKaarlo Juho Ståhlberg
Finnish
President

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

Keisuke OkadaKeisuke Okada
Japanese
Politician, Prime Minister
Robert GuérinRobert Guérin
French
Journalist

Georgy ShpaginGeorgy Shpagin
Russian, Russian
Russian weapons designe

Louis T. WrightLouis T. Wright
American
Surgeon

Bessie Anderson StanleyBessie Anderson Stanley
American
Writer

Horloogiyn ChoybalsanHorloogiyn Choybalsan
Mongolian
Political figure
George Norman DouglasGeorge Norman Douglas
British
 

Paul ÉluardPaul Éluard
French
French poet