Famous People Who Died In 1953

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1953. This list includes people like Joseph Stalin, Mary of Teck, Lavrentiy Beria, Hank Williams, Jim Thorpe and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, artists, poets and physicists who died in 1953. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & France and many more countries.

Joseph StalinJoseph Stalin
(Communist Revolutionary & Ruler of former USSR)

18 December 1878

Georgian,Russian

Mary of TeckMary of Teck
(Former Queen of the United Kingdom)

26 May 1867

British

Hank WilliamsHank Williams
(Father of contemporary country music)

17 September 1923

American

Lavrentiy BeriaLavrentiy Beria
(Politician)

29 March 1899

Georgian

Jim ThorpeJim Thorpe
(Athlete)

28 May 1888

American

Ibn SaudIbn Saud
(Monarch)

15 January 1876

Saudi Arabian

Dylan ThomasDylan Thomas
(Poet & Writer)

27 October 1914

Welsh

Eugene Gladstone O'Neill Eugene O'Neill
(Playwright)

16 October 1888

American

Django ReinhardtDjango Reinhardt
(Musician)

23 January 1910

French

Guccio GucciGuccio Gucci
(Italian Businessman)

26 March 1881

Italian,British

Sergei ProkofievSergei Prokofiev
(Composer and pianist)

23 April 1891

Ukrainian

Hilaire BellocHilaire Belloc
(Writer)

27 July 1870

French,British

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Robert Andrews MillikanRobert Andrews Millikan
(Physicist)

22 March 1868

American

Ivan BuninIvan Bunin
(Writer)

22 October 1870

Russian

Syama Prasad MookerjeeSyama Prasad Mookerjee
(Indian Politician)

06 July 1901

Indian

Edwin Powell HubbleEdwin Powell Hubble
(Astronomer & Mathematician)

20 November 1889

American

Emanuel VidovićEmanuel Vidović
(Artist)

24 December 1870

Croatian

Gerd von RundstedtGerd von Rundstedt
(Officer)

12 December 1875

German

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Edwin HubbleEdwin Hubble
(Astronomer)

20 November 1889

American

Carol II of RomaniaCarol II of Romania
(King)

15 October 1893

Portuguese

Jorge NegreteJorge Negrete
(Actor, Singer, Film actor)

30 November 1911

Mexican

Wilhelm StuckartWilhelm Stuckart
(Lawyer, Judge, Politician, Jurist)

16 November 1902

German

Francis PicabiaFrancis Picabia
(Painter, Writer, Screenwriter, Poet)

22 January 1879

French

Abdullah Yusuf AliAbdullah Yusuf Ali
(Translator)

14 April 1872

Indian

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Hugo SperrleHugo Sperrle
(Military personnel, Aviator)

07 February 1885

German

Citizen KaneHerman J. Mankiewicz
(Screenwriter, Film producer, Journalist)

07 November 1897

American

Klement GottwaldKlement Gottwald
(politician)

23 November 1896

Czech

Hugh Grosvenor, 2nd Duke of WestminsterHugh Grosvenor, 2nd Duke of Westminster

19 March 1879

British

Raoul DufyRaoul Dufy
(Painter)

03 June 1877

French

Hans FritzscheHans Fritzsche
(Journalist, Politician)

21 April 1900

German

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George Herbert WalkerGeorge Herbert Walker
(Banker, Financier)

11 June 1875

American

Hugo SchmeisserHugo Schmeisser
(Inventor, Engineer)

24 September 1884

German

Bill TildenBill Tilden
(Tennis player, Tennis coach)

10 February 1893

American

Albert GleizesAlbert Gleizes
(Painter, Artist)

08 December 1881

French

Toni WolffToni Wolff
(Psychologist)

18 September 1888

Swiss

Vladimir TatlinVladimir Tatlin
(Painter,architect)

28 December 1885

Russian

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Richard Walther DarréRichard Walther Darré
(Politician, Agronomist)

14 July 1895

German

Alice PrinAlice Prin
(Actor, Painter, Art model, Amy Elise Boyfriend, Dancer, Model)

02 October 1901

French

Ibn Saud of Saudi ArabiaIbn Saud of Saudi Arabia
(King)

15 January 1876

Saudi Arabian

Erich MendelsohnErich Mendelsohn
(Architect)

21 March 1887

German,British

Arnold BaxArnold Bax
(Composer, Poet, Writer, Pianist)

08 November 1883

British

Ludwig PrandtlLudwig Prandtl
(Physicist, Mechanical engineer, University teacher)

04 February 1875

German

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George EdaljiGeorge Edalji
(solicitor)

29 February 1876

British

Richard von MisesRichard von Mises
(Mathematician, Physicist, Philosopher, Engineer, University teacher)

19 April 1883

Austrian

Hans ReichenbachHans Reichenbach
(Philosopher, Physicist, University teacher)

26 September 1891

German

Ernst ZermeloErnst Zermelo
(Mathematician, Philosopher, University teacher)

27 July 1871

German

René FonckRené Fonck
(Politician, Military personnel)

27 March 1894

French

Lewis Fry RichardsonLewis Fry Richardson
(Paramedic, Cartographer, Mathematician, Psychologist, Physicist, Meteorologist)

11 October 1881

British

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Nobuyuki AbeNobuyuki Abe
(Prime Minister)

24 November 1875

Japanese

Roger QuilterRoger Quilter
(Composer)

01 November 1877

British

Julian TuwimJulian Tuwim
(Lyricist)

13 September 1894

Polish

Julius RosenbergJulius Rosenberg
(War Crimes, Spy, electrical engineer)

12 May 1918

American

John MarinJohn Marin
(painter, architect)

23 December 1870

American

Vera MukhinaVera Mukhina
(Sculptor)

01 July 1889

Latvian,Russian

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Francesco Saverio NittiFrancesco Saverio Nitti
(Prime Minister, Economist)

19 July 1868

Italian

Mary AndersonMary Anderson
(inventor)

19 February 1866

American

George H. WalkerGeorge H. Walker
(Banker, Financier)

11 June 1875

American

Ugo BettiUgo Betti
(Poet, Writer, Playwright, Judge)

04 February 1892

Italian

Florence SabinFlorence Sabin
(Biologist, Immunologist, Educator)

1871 AD

Fred VinsonFred Vinson
(Supreme Court Justice, U.S. Representative, Judge)

1890 AD

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John ChristieJohn Christie
(serial killer)

08 April 1899

British

Emmerich KalmanEmmerich Kalman

24 October 1882

Hungarian

Rudolph SchindlerRudolph Schindler
(architect)

05 September 1887

Austrian

James FinlaysonJames Finlayson
(actor, comedian, stage actor)

27 August 1887

Scottish

Florence Beatrice PriceFlorence Beatrice Price
(Pianist, Songwriter)

1887 AD

James Earle FraserJames Earle Fraser
(sculptor)

04 November 1876

American

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Chōjun MiyagiChōjun Miyagi
(Karateka)

25 April 1888

Japanese

Étienne BalsanÉtienne Balsan
(horsebreeder, jockey)

11 February 1880

French

Louise-Rose-Etiennette GerardLouise-Rose-Etiennette Gerard

05 April 1871

French

Mărgărita Miller-VerghyMărgărita Miller-Verghy
(Nurse, Linguist, Writer, Literary historian, Literary critic, Essayist, Children's writer)

01 January 1865

Romanian