Famous People Who Died In 1957

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1957. This list includes people like Humphrey Bogart, Laura Ingalls Wilder, Joseph McCarthy, Diego Rivera, John von Neumann and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, novelists, journalists and artists who died in 1957. This list includes people from United States, Germany, Italy & United Kingdom and many more countries.

Humphrey BogartHumphrey Bogart
American
Actor
Joseph McCarthyJoseph McCarthy
American
 

Laura Ingalls WilderLaura Ingalls Wilder
American
American writer

John von NeumannJohn von Neumann
Hungarian, American
Mathematician

Haakon VII of NorwayHaakon VII of Norway
Danish, Norwegian
King of Norway

Eliot Ness Eliot Ness
American
Special Agent
Diego RiveraDiego Rivera
Mexican
Painter, Muralist

Christian DiorChristian Dior
French
Fashion Designers

Albert AnastasiaAlbert Anastasia
Italian, American
Criminal
Ramon Magsaysay Ramon Magsaysay
Filipino
7th President of the Philippines

Johnny TorrioJohnny Torrio
American
Gangster
Friedrich PaulusFriedrich Paulus
German
Military Officer

Wilhelm ReichWilhelm Reich
Austrian
Psychoanalyst

Miklós HorthyMiklós Horthy
Hungarian
Military Leader

Jean SibeliusJean Sibelius
Finnish
Composer

Aga Khan IIIAga Khan III
Indian, Pakistani
Political Leader
Walter DurantyWalter Duranty
British
Journalist

Dorothy L. SayersDorothy L. Sayers
British
Writer

Bugs MoranBugs Moran
Irish, Polish, American
Gangster

Constantin BrancusiConstantin Brâncuși
Romanian
Sculptor
Peter FreuchenPeter Freuchen
Danish, American
Explorer

vNikos Kazantzakis
Greek
Philosopher and Writer
Gabriela MistralGabriela Mistral
Chilean
Chilean poet

V. Gordon ChildeV. Gordon Childe
Australian
Archaeologist and Philologist

Irving LangmuirIrving Langmuir
American
Chemist
Gerty CoriGerty Cori
American
Biochemist

Alfred DoblinAlfred Doblin
German
Writer, Doctor
Christopher MorleyChristopher Morley
American
Journalist, Novelist

Jack Butler YeatsJack Butler Yeats
Irish, British
Irish artist

Johannes StarkJohannes Stark
German
Nobel Prize Winner in Physics
Jože PlečnikJože Plečnik
Slovenian
Architect

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Heinrich Otto WielandHeinrich Otto Wieland
German
Father of Biochemistry
Walther BotheWalther Bothe
German
Physicist

Olive DennisOlive Dennis
American
Civil Engineer

Paul WaldenPaul Walden
German, Latvian
Chemist

Oliver HardyOliver Hardy
American
American comic
Joseph R. McCarthyJoseph R. McCarthy
American
Politician
Louis B. MayerLouis B. Mayer
Belarusian, Ukrainian, American
Film Producer

Richard E. ByrdRichard E. Byrd
American
Naval officer

Pedro InfantePedro Infante
Mexican
Actor, Singer, Film actor, Carpenter

Prince George of Greece and DenmarkPrince George of Greece and Denmark
Greek
Politician
Alexander Cambridge, 1st Earl of AthloneAlexander Cambridge, 1st Earl of Athlone
Canadian, British
Military Leader

Erich von StroheimErich von Stroheim
Austrian, French, American
American-Austrian director

Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of RussiaGrand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of Russia
Russian
Grand Duchess of Russia

Arturo ToscaniniArturo Toscanini
Italian
Conductor, Music director

James WhaleJames Whale
British
Film director, Theatre director, Screenwriter
Rudolf DielsRudolf Diels
German
Politician

Jimmy DorseyJimmy Dorsey
American
Musician
Erich Wolfgang KorngoldErich Wolfgang Korngold
Austrian, Czech, American
Composer, Pianist, Conductor, Film score composer

Ōkawa ShūmeiŌkawa Shūmei
Japanese
Writer

James M. CoxJames M. Cox
American
Politician
Edward Plunkett, 18th Baron of DunsanyEdward Plunkett, 18th Baron of Dunsany
Irish, British
Dramatist

Julia MorganJulia Morgan
American
Architect
Wyndham LewisWyndham Lewis
British
Painter, Writer, Journalist, Editor, Novelist

Carlos Castillo ArmasCarlos Castillo Armas
Guatemalan
Politician

Shah Nawaz BhuttoShah Nawaz Bhutto
Pakistani
politician

Prince MakonnenPrince Makonnen
Ethiopian
Prince

Gichin FunakoshiGichin Funakoshi
Japanese
Karateka
Rudolf KastnerRudolf Kastner
Hungarian
journalist, lawyer

Max OphülsMax Ophüls
German, French
Film Director

Ronald KnoxRonald Knox
British
Author

Shoghi Effendi RabbānīShoghi Effendi Rabbānī
Persian
Leader
Ernest OppenheimerErnest Oppenheimer
German, South African
Entrepreneur

Frederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount CherwellFrederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount Cherwell
British
Physicist, Politician, University teacher
Giovanni Battista CaproniGiovanni Battista Caproni
Italian
Civil engineer, Aerospace engineer, Engineer

Giuseppe Tomasi di LampedusaGiuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa
Italian
Writer, Novelist

Alfonso BedoyaAlfonso Bedoya
Mexican
Actor, Film actor
Henry GoddardHenry Goddard
American
psychologist, educationist

Max AmannMax Amann
German
Politician, Journalist
Qi BaishiQi Baishi
Chinese
Chinese painter

Kurt von TippelskirchKurt von Tippelskirch
German
Military personnel, Military historian,

Hermann BuhlHermann Buhl
Austrian
Mountaineer, Mountain guide
Curzio MalaparteCurzio Malaparte
Italian
Film director, Screenwriter, Journalist, Diplomat,

Archduke Joseph Francis of AustriaArchduke Joseph Francis of Austria
Austrian
Archduke
Aarnoud van HeemstraAarnoud van Heemstra
Politician

Mamoru ShigemitsuMamoru Shigemitsu
Japanese
Diplomat

Erich AuerbachErich Auerbach
German
Linguist, Librarian, Writer, University teacher,

Bhai Vir SinghBhai Vir Singh
Indian
Poet
Maurice GarinMaurice Garin
French, Italian
Bicycler
František KupkaFrantišek Kupka
Czech
Artist

Henry van de VeldeHenry van de Velde
Belgian
Architect

Ezio PinzaEzio Pinza
Italian
Singer, Actor, Opera singer

Beniamino GigliBeniamino Gigli
Italian
Opera singer
Josef HofmannJosef Hofmann
Polish, American
Pianist

Heinrich BärHeinrich Bär
German
soldier

Karl Patterson SchmidtKarl Patterson Schmidt
American
American zoologist

Francis Burton HarrisonFrancis Burton Harrison
American
Politician

Sholem AschSholem Asch
Polish
Novelist
Princess Elisabeth Marie of BavariaPrincess Elisabeth Marie of Bavaria
German
Princess

Roy CampbellRoy Campbell
South African
Poet
Leslie Hore-BelishaLeslie Hore-Belisha
British
Statesman

Percy HobartPercy Hobart
British
Military Engineer
Sacha GuitrySacha Guitry
French
Screenwriter, Actor, Playwright, Film director,
Prince Franz of BavariaPrince Franz of Bavaria
German
Major General