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

Eliot Ness Eliot Ness
American
Special Agent

John von NeumannJohn von Neumann
Hungarian, American
Mathematician

Diego RiveraDiego Rivera
Mexican
Painter, Muralist
Christian DiorChristian Dior
French
Fashion Designers

Albert AnastasiaAlbert Anastasia
Italian, American
Criminal

Friedrich PaulusFriedrich Paulus
German
Military Officer
Johnny TorrioJohnny Torrio
American
Gangster

Haakon VII of NorwayHaakon VII of Norway
Danish, Norwegian
King of Norway
Wilhelm ReichWilhelm Reich
Austrian
Psychoanalyst

Ramon Magsaysay Ramon Magsaysay
Filipino
7th President of the Philippines

Jean SibeliusJean Sibelius
Finnish
Composer

Aga Khan IIIAga Khan III
Indian, Pakistani
Political Leader

Miklós HorthyMiklós Horthy
Hungarian
Military Leader
V. Gordon ChildeV. Gordon Childe
Australian
Archaeologist and Philologist

Walter DurantyWalter Duranty
British
Journalist

Bugs MoranBugs Moran
Irish, Polish, American
Gangster

Dorothy L. SayersDorothy L. Sayers
British
Writer
Irving LangmuirIrving Langmuir
American
Chemist

vNikos Kazantzakis
Greek
Philosopher and Writer
Peter FreuchenPeter Freuchen
Danish, American
Explorer

Constantin BrancusiConstantin Brâncuși
Romanian
Sculptor

Gabriela MistralGabriela Mistral
Chilean
Chilean poet
Gerty CoriGerty Cori
American
Biochemist

Alfred DoblinAlfred Doblin
German
Writer, Doctor
Jack Butler YeatsJack Butler Yeats
Irish, British
Irish artist

Christopher MorleyChristopher Morley
American
Journalist, Novelist

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

Joseph R. McCarthyJoseph R. McCarthy
American
Politician
Oliver HardyOliver Hardy
American
American comic
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

Dorothy L SayersDorothy L Sayers
Author, Scholar
Erich von StroheimErich von Stroheim
Austrian, French, American
American-Austrian director

James WhaleJames Whale
British
Film director, Theatre director, Screenwriter

James M. CoxJames M. Cox
American
Politician

Arturo ToscaniniArturo Toscanini
Italian
Conductor, Music director

Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of RussiaGrand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of Russia
Russian
Grand Duchess of Russia
Rudolf DielsRudolf Diels
German
Politician

Prince George of Greece and DenmarkPrince George of Greece and Denmark
Greek
Politician
Shah Nawaz BhuttoShah Nawaz Bhutto
Pakistani
politician

Erich Wolfgang KorngoldErich Wolfgang Korngold
Austrian, Czech, American
Composer, Pianist, Conductor, Film score composer

Edward Plunkett, 18th Baron of DunsanyEdward Plunkett, 18th Baron of Dunsany
Irish, British
Dramatist
Ōkawa ShūmeiŌkawa Shūmei
Japanese
Writer

Wyndham LewisWyndham Lewis
British
Painter, Writer, Journalist, Editor, Novelist
Gichin FunakoshiGichin Funakoshi
Japanese
Karateka

Frederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount CherwellFrederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount Cherwell
British
Physicist, Politician, University teacher

Julia MorganJulia Morgan
American
Architect

Jimmy DorseyJimmy Dorsey
American
Musician

Carlos Castillo ArmasCarlos Castillo Armas
Guatemalan
Politician
Giovanni Battista CaproniGiovanni Battista Caproni
Italian
Civil engineer, Aerospace engineer, Engineer

Ernest OppenheimerErnest Oppenheimer
German, South African
Entrepreneur

Shoghi Effendi RabbānīShoghi Effendi Rabbānī
Persian
Leader

Giuseppe Tomasi di LampedusaGiuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa
Italian
Writer, Novelist
Alfonso BedoyaAlfonso Bedoya
Mexican
Actor, Film actor

Max OphülsMax Ophüls
German, French
Film Director
Henry GoddardHenry Goddard
American
psychologist, educationist

Max AmannMax Amann
German
Politician, Journalist

Ronald KnoxRonald Knox
British
Author
Karl Patterson SchmidtKarl Patterson Schmidt
American
American zoologist

Bhai Vir SinghBhai Vir Singh
Indian
Poet
Kurt von TippelskirchKurt von Tippelskirch
German
Military personnel, Military historian,

Curzio MalaparteCurzio Malaparte
Italian
Film director, Screenwriter, Journalist, Diplomat,

Rudolf KastnerRudolf Kastner
Hungarian
journalist, lawyer
Qi BaishiQi Baishi
Chinese
Chinese painter

Hermann BuhlHermann Buhl
Austrian
Mountaineer, Mountain guide
Erich AuerbachErich Auerbach
German
Linguist, Librarian, Writer, University teacher,

Henry van de VeldeHenry van de Velde
Belgian
Architect

František KupkaFrantišek Kupka
Czech
Artist

Mamoru ShigemitsuMamoru Shigemitsu
Japanese
Diplomat
Beniamino GigliBeniamino Gigli
Italian
Opera singer
Josef HofmannJosef Hofmann
Polish, American
Pianist

Ezio PinzaEzio Pinza
Italian
Singer, Actor, Opera singer

Francis Burton HarrisonFrancis Burton Harrison
American
Politician

Sholem AschSholem Asch
Polish
Novelist
Roy CampbellRoy Campbell
South African
Poet

Aarnoud van HeemstraAarnoud van Heemstra
Politician

Charles PathéCharles Pathé
French
Film producer

Arnold van GennepArnold van Gennep
German, French
Ethnographer

Heinrich BärHeinrich Bär
German
soldier
Percy HobartPercy Hobart
British
Military Engineer

Maurice GarinMaurice Garin
French, Italian
Bicycler
Sacha GuitrySacha Guitry
French
Screenwriter, Actor, Playwright, Film director,

Leslie Hore-BelishaLeslie Hore-Belisha
British
Statesman
Washington Luís Pereira de SousaWashington Luís Pereira de Sousa
Brazilian
Politician
John Middleton MurryJohn Middleton Murry
British
Writer