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.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Princess Märtha of Sweden

Princess Märtha of Sweden.
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Birthdate: March 28, 1901
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Arvfurstens palats
Died: April 5

 2 Alan Turing

Alan Turing.
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: June 23, 1912
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: London, England
Died: June 7

 3 Frida Kahlo

Frida Kahlo.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: July 6, 1907
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Coyoacán, Mexico City, Mexico
Died: July 13

 4 Colette

Colette.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: January 28, 1873
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye, France
Died: August 3

 5 Henri Matisse

Henri Matisse.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Painter, Sculptor
Birthdate: December 31, 1869
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Le Cateau-Cambrésis, Nord
Died: November 3

 6 Charles Edward, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

Charles Edward, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha.
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: July 19, 1884
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Claremont House, Surrey, England
Died: March 6

 7 Heinz Guderian

Heinz Guderian.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: German General
Birthdate: June 17, 1888
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Chełmno
Died: May 14
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 8 Pierre S. du Pont

Pierre S. du Pont
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Entrepreneur
Birthdate: January 15, 1870
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Wilmington, Delaware, United States
Died: April 4

 9 Enrico Fermi

Enrico Fermi.
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Nobel Laureate in Physics
Birthdate: September 29, 1901
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: November 28

 10 Jess McMahon

Jess McMahon
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: May 26, 1882
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Died: November 22

 11 Lionel Barrymore

Lionel Barrymore.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 28, 1878
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Philadelphia
Died: November 15

 12 M. N. Roy

M. N. Roy.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Indian Revolutionary
Birthdate: March 22, 1887
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Changripota, 24 Parganas, Bengal Presidency, British India (present-day West Bengal, India)
Died: January 25

 13 Getúlio Vargas

Getúlio Vargas
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: April 19, 1882
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: São Borja
Died: August 24

 14 Maurice Tillet

Maurice Tillet
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Wrestler
Birthdate: October 23, 1903
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ural Mountains, Russia
Died: September 4
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 15 Robert Capa

Robert Capa.
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Famous As: Photographer, Photojournalist
Birthdate: October 22, 1913
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary
Died: May 25

 16 Princess Margaret of Prussia

Princess Margaret of Prussia
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: April 22, 1872
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New Palace, Potsdam, Germany
Died: January 22

 17 Sydney Greenstreet

Sydney Greenstreet
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 27, 1879
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Sandwich, Kent, England
Died: January 18
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 18 Earnest Hooton

Earnest Hooton
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Famous As: Anthropologist
Birthdate: November 20, 1887
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Oshkosh, Wisconsin, United States
Died: May 3

 19 Robert H. Jackson

Robert H. Jackson.
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Attorney
Birthdate: February 13, 1892
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Spring Creek Township, Warren County, Pennsylvania
Died: October 9

 20 Kalki Krishnamurthy

Kalki Krishnamurthy
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Screenwriter, Journalist, Writer
Birthdate: September 9, 1899
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Thanjavur district
Died: December 5

 21 Paul Ludwig Ewald von Kleist

Paul Ludwig Ewald von Kleist
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military commander
Birthdate: August 8, 1881
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Braunfels, Germany
Died: November 13

 22 Charles Ives

Charles Ives.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: October 20, 1874
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Danbury, Connecticut
Died: May 19

 23 Maximilian von Weichs

Maximilian von Weichs
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military personnel
Birthdate: November 12, 1881
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Dessau
Died: September 27

 24 Alcide De Gasperi

Alcide De Gasperi
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: prime minister,politician
Birthdate: April 3, 1881
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Tyrol
Died: August 19

 25 Duchess Cecilie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin

Duchess Cecilie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: September 20, 1886
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Schwerin, Germany
Died: May 6

 26 Dziga Vertov

Dziga Vertov
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Famous As: Film director
Birthdate: January 2, 1896
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Białystok
Died: February 12

 27 Wilhelm Furtwängler

Wilhelm Furtwängler
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Conductor
Birthdate: January 25, 1886
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Schöneberg, Berlin, Germany
Died: November 30

 28 Andre Derain

Andre Derain
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: June 10, 1880
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Garches, France
Died: September 8

 29 Pop Warner

Pop Warner
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football coach
Birthdate: April 5, 1871
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York, United States
Died: September 7

 30 Claude Cahun

Claude Cahun
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Listed In: Photographers
Famous As: Artist, Photographer, Writer
Birthdate: October 25, 1894
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Nantes
Died: December 8

 31 Gladys George

Gladys George .
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 13, 1904
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Patten, Maine, U.S.
Died: December 8

 32 Jibanananda Das

Jibanananda Das
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, Writer
Birthdate: February 17, 1899
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Barisal
Died: October 22

 33 Linda Lee Thomas

Linda Lee Thomas
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Socialite
Birthdate: November 17, 1883
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: May 20

 34 Prince Ernst of Hohenberg

Prince Ernst of Hohenberg
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: May 27, 1904
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: The Konopiste Castle, Benešov, Czechia
Died: March 5

 35 Thea von Harbou

Thea von Harbou
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Famous As: Screenwriter
Birthdate: December 27, 1888
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tauperlitz, Döhlau, Germany
Died: July 1

 36 James Hilton

James Hilton
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer, Screenwriter, Novelist, Science fiction writer
Birthdate: September 9, 1900
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Leigh, United Kingdom
Died: December 20

 37 Tom Tyler

Tom Tyler
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 9, 1903
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Port Henry, New York, United States
Died: May 1
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 38 Alain LeRoy Locke

Alain LeRoy Locke
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Famous As: teacher, philosopher
Birthdate: September 13, 1886
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Died: June 9

 39 Viktor Abakumov

Viktor Abakumov
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: officer
Birthdate: April 11, 1908
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Moscow
Died: December 19

 40 Andrey Vyshinsky

Andrey Vyshinsky
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: December 10, 1883
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Odesa, Ukraine
Died: November 22

 41 Agnes Macphail

Agnes Macphail.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Canadian Politician
Birthdate: March 24, 1890
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Proton Township, Grey County, Ontario
Died: February 13

 42 Grantland Rice

Grantland Rice
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Sports writer
Birthdate: November 1, 1880
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Murfreesboro, Tennessee, United States
Died: July 13

 43 Edwin Howard Armstrong

Edwin Howard Armstrong
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Electrical engineer
Birthdate: December 18, 1890
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Chelsea, New York, United States
Died: February 1

 44 John Simon, 1st Viscount Simon

John Simon, 1st Viscount Simon
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: February 28, 1873
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Moss Side, Manchester, Lancashire, England
Died: January 11

 45 Mary Church Terrell

Mary Church Terrell.
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Civil Rights Activist
Birthdate: September 23, 1863
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Memphis
Died: July 24

 46 Aristides de Sousa Mendes

Aristides de Sousa Mendes
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Diplomat
Birthdate: July 19, 1885
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Viseu
Died: April 3

 47 Will H. Hays

Will H. Hays
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: November 5, 1879
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sullivan, Indiana
Died: March 7

 48 Lucy Hicks Anderson

Lucy Hicks Anderson
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Socialite
Birthdate: 1886 AD
Birthplace: Waddy, Kentucky, United States
Died: 1954 AD

 49 Miles Franklin

Miles Franklin
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: October 14, 1879
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Talbingo, Australia
Died: September 19

 50 Franz Josef Popp

Franz Josef Popp
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Engineer, Manager, Entrepreneur
Birthdate: January 14, 1886
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Vienna
Died: July 29