Famous People Who Died In 1954

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1954. This list includes people like Frida Kahlo, Alan Turing, Henri Matisse, Robert Capa, Enrico Fermi and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, artists, journalists and novelists who died in 1954. This list includes people from United States, France, Germany & Italy and many more countries.

Alan TuringAlan Turing
British
Mathematician
Frida KahloFrida Kahlo
Mexican
Painter

Henri MatisseHenri Matisse
French
Painter, Sculptor

Heinz GuderianHeinz Guderian
German, Polish
German General

Enrico FermiEnrico Fermi
Italian, American
Nobel Laureate in Physics

ColetteColette
French
Novelist
Lionel BarrymoreLionel Barrymore
American
Actor

Robert CapaRobert Capa
Hungarian
Photographer
Charles IvesCharles Ives
American
Composer

M. N. RoyM. N. Roy
Indian
Indian Revolutionary
Robert H. JacksonRobert H. Jackson
American
Attorney

Agnes MacphailAgnes Macphail
Canadian
Canadian Politician

Gladys George Gladys George
American
Actress

Mary Church TerrellMary Church Terrell
American
Civil Rights Activist

Otto DielsOtto Diels
German
Chemist
Auguste LumièreAuguste Lumière
French
Inventor of cinematograph

Jonas ŽemaitisJonas Žemaitis
Lithuanian
Former President of Lithuania

Einar JónssonEinar Jónsson
Icelander
Icelandic sculptor

Hella WuolijokiHella Wuolijoki
Finnish
Writer
Edward BurnsEdward Burns
American
Actor

Sydney GreenstreetSydney Greenstreet
British
Actor
Kalki KrishnamurthyKalki Krishnamurthy
Indian
Screenwriter, Journalist, Writer

Getúlio VargasGetúlio Vargas
Brazilian
Lawyer

Princess Märtha of SwedenPrincess Märtha of Sweden
Norwegian
 
Paul Ludwig Ewald von KleistPaul Ludwig Ewald von Kleist
German
Soldier, Officer

Maximilian von WeichsMaximilian von Weichs
German
Military personnel
Edwin Howard ArmstrongEdwin Howard Armstrong
American
Electrical engineer

Alcide De GasperiAlcide De Gasperi
Austrian, Italian
prime minister,politician

Dziga VertovDziga Vertov
Russian
Film director
Linda Lee ThomasLinda Lee Thomas
American
Socialite

Continue Reading Below
Aristides de Sousa MendesAristides de Sousa Mendes
Portuguese
Diplomat
Alain LeRoy LockeAlain LeRoy Locke
American
teacher, philosopher

Jibanananda DasJibanananda Das
Bangladeshi
Poet, Writer

Pop WarnerPop Warner
American
Football coach

Claude CahunClaude Cahun
French
Artist, Photographer, Writer
Will H. HaysWill H. Hays
American
Politician
Andrey VyshinskyAndrey Vyshinsky
Russian
Politician

Viktor AbakumovViktor Abakumov
Russian
officer

Grantland RiceGrantland Rice
American
Sports writer

John Simon, 1st Viscount SimonJohn Simon, 1st Viscount Simon
British
Politician
Charles Francis Adams IIICharles Francis Adams III
American
Politician

Arthur GreenwoodArthur Greenwood
British
Politician

Oscar CharlestonOscar Charleston
American
Baseball Player

Franz Josef PoppFranz Josef Popp
Austrian
Engineer, Manager, Entrepreneur

Miles FranklinMiles Franklin
Australian
Writer
Lucy Hicks AndersonLucy Hicks Anderson
American
Socialite

Pierre S. du PontPierre S. du Pont
American
Entrepreneur
Auguste PerretAuguste Perret
French
architect

Mikimoto KōkichiMikimoto Kōkichi
Japanese
Entrepreneur

Irving PichelIrving Pichel
American
Actor and director
Hugo EckenerHugo Eckener
German
Aeronautical engineer

William Van AlenWilliam Van Alen
American
Architect
Earnest HootonEarnest Hooton
American
Anthropologist

Hannes MeyerHannes Meyer
Swiss
Swiss architect

Seebohm RowntreeSeebohm Rowntree
British
Researcher

Lionel ConacherLionel Conacher
Canadian
Politician

David FairchildDavid Fairchild
American
Botanist
Rabbit MaranvilleRabbit Maranville
American
Baseball manager

Thành TháiThành Thái
Vietnamese
Emperor

Clyde CessnaClyde Cessna
American
Aviator

Jacinto BenaventeJacinto Benavente
Spanish
Dramatist
Vagn Walfrid EkmanVagn Walfrid Ekman
Swedish
Oceanographer

Fritz LondonFritz London
German
Physicist
Gideon SundbackGideon Sundback
Swedish, American
American-Swedish electrical engineer

Agus SalimAgus Salim
Indonesian
Religious leader

Gao GangGao Gang
Chinese
Political Leader
Hossein FatemiHossein Fatemi
Iranian
Scholar

Friedrich MeineckeFriedrich Meinecke
German
Historian
Pudge HeffelfingerPudge Heffelfinger
American
Football player

Léon JouhauxLéon Jouhaux
French
leader

Oswald de AndradeOswald de Andrade
Brazilian
Poet
Liberty Hyde BaileyLiberty Hyde Bailey
American
Horticulturist

Stig DagermanStig Dagerman
Swedish
Journalist
Sait Faik AbasıyanıkSait Faik Abasıyanık
Turkish
Writer

Karl Taylor ComptonKarl Taylor Compton
American
Physicist

Walter E. ScottWalter E. Scott
American
Con man

Yukio OzakiYukio Ozaki
Japanese
Politician, Journalist
Theodore KomisarjevskyTheodore Komisarjevsky
Italian, Russian
Director
Martin Andersen NexøMartin Andersen Nexø
Danish
Danish author

Vincas Krėvė-MickevičiusVincas Krėvė-Mickevičius
Lithuanian
Author

Armando ReverónArmando Reverón
Venezuelan
Painter

Francis Brett YoungFrancis Brett Young
British
Novelist
Wilbur ShawWilbur Shaw
American
Racing Driver

Franco AlfanoFranco Alfano
Italian
Italian composer

Bud FisherBud Fisher
American
Cartoonist

Frans G. BengtssonFrans G. Bengtsson
Swedish
Author

Arthur Garfield HaysArthur Garfield Hays
American
Lawyer
Frederick LonsdaleFrederick Lonsdale
British
Playwright

Robert Edmond JonesRobert Edmond Jones
American
Costume Designer
Maxwell BodenheimMaxwell Bodenheim
American
Poet

Vilhelm BuhlVilhelm Buhl
Danish
Prime minister
Henri LaurensHenri Laurens
French
Sculptor
Kaare KlintKaare Klint
Danish
Architect