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.

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 Humphrey Bogart

Humphrey Bogart.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 25, 1899
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: January 14

 2 Laura Ingalls Wilder

Laura Ingalls Wilder.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: American writer
Birthdate: February 7, 1867
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Pepin County, Wisconsin, United States
Died: February 10

 3 Joseph McCarthy

Joseph McCarthy.
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 14, 1908
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Grand Chute, Wisconsin, United States
Died: May 2

 4 Diego Rivera

Diego Rivera.
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Famous As: Painter, Muralist
Birthdate: December 8, 1886
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Guanajuato, Mexico
Died: November 24

 5 John von Neumann

John von Neumann.
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician, Computer Scientist
Birthdate: December 28, 1903
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary
Died: February 8

 6 Eliot Ness

Eliot Ness.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Special Agent
Birthdate: April 19, 1903
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Coudersport, Pennsylvania
Died: May 16

 7 Christian Dior

Christian Dior.
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Fashion Designers
Birthdate: January 21, 1905
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Granville
Died: October 23
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 8 Oliver Hardy

Oliver Hardy
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Famous As: American comic
Birthdate: January 18, 1892
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Harlem, Georgia
Died: August 7

 9 Albert Anastasia

Albert Anastasia.
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Criminal
Birthdate: September 26, 1902
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Parghelia, Calabria, Italy
Died: October 25

 10 Haakon VII of Norway

Haakon VII of Norway.
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Famous As: King of Norway
Birthdate: August 3, 1872
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Charlottenlund Palace, Charlottenlund, Denmark
Died: September 21
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 11 Johnny Torrio

Johnny Torrio.
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Gangster
Birthdate: January 20, 1882
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Irsina
Died: April 16

 12 Richard E. Byrd

Richard E. Byrd
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Naval officer
Birthdate: October 25, 1888
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Winchester, Virginia, United States
Died: March 11

 13 Friedrich Paulus

Friedrich Paulus.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Officer
Birthdate: September 23, 1890
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Guxhagen, Germany
Died: February 1

 14 Wilhelm Reich

Wilhelm Reich.
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Psychoanalyst
Birthdate: March 24, 1897
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Austria-Hungary
Died: November 3
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 15 Miklós Horthy

Miklós Horthy.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Leader
Birthdate: June 18, 1868
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kenderes, Hungary
Died: February 9
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 16 Louis B. Mayer

Louis B. Mayer
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Famous As: Film Producer
Birthdate: July 12, 1884
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Dymer, Kiev Governorate, Russian Empire [now Vyshhorod Raion, Kiev Oblast, Ukraine]
Died: October 29
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 17 Aga Khan III

Aga Khan III.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Political Leader
Birthdate: November 2, 1877
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Karachi, Pakistan
Died: July 11

 18 Jean Sibelius

Jean Sibelius.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: December 8, 1865
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Hämeenlinna, Finland
Died: September 20

 19 Ramon Magsaysay

Ramon Magsaysay.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 7th President of the Philippines
Birthdate: August 31, 1907
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Iba, Zambales, Philippines
Died: March 17

 20 Pedro Infante

Pedro Infante
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Actor, Singer, Film actor, Carpenter
Birthdate: November 18, 1917
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Mazatlán
Died: April 15
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 21 Walter Duranty

Walter Duranty.
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: May 25, 1884
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Liverpool, United Kingdom
Died: October 3

 22 Dorothy L. Sayers

Dorothy L. Sayers.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: June 13, 1893
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Witham, Essex, England
Died: December 17

 23 Peter Freuchen

Peter Freuchen.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Explorer
Birthdate: February 2, 1886
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Nykøbing Falster
Died: September 2
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)

 24 Nikos Kazantzakis

Nikos Kazantzakis.
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Famous As: Philosopher and Writer
Birthdate: February 18, 1883
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Heraklion
Died: October 25

 25 Bugs Moran

Bugs Moran.
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Gangster
Birthdate: August 21, 1893
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
Died: February 25

 26 Erich von Stroheim

Erich von Stroheim
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Famous As: Director
Birthdate: September 22, 1885
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: May 12
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 27 James Whale

James Whale
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Famous As: Film director, Theatre director, Screenwriter
Birthdate: July 22, 1889
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Dudley
Died: May 29

 28 Alexander Cambridge, 1st Earl of Athlone

Alexander Cambridge, 1st Earl of Athlone
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military Leader
Birthdate: April 14, 1874
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kensington Palace, Middlesex, England
Died: January 16

 29 Constantin Brâncuși

Constantin Brâncuși.
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Listed In: Photographers
Famous As: Sculptor
Birthdate: February 19, 1876
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Peștișani
Died: March 16

 30 Arturo Toscanini

Arturo Toscanini
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Conductor
Birthdate: March 25, 1867
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Parma, Italy
Died: January 16

 31 Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of Russia

Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of Russia
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Famous As: Grand Duchess of Russia
Birthdate: January 22, 1872
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tsarskoye Selo
Died: March 13

 32 Rudolf Diels

Rudolf Diels
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: December 16, 1900
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Berghausen, Germany
Died: November 18

 33 Shah Nawaz Bhutto

Shah Nawaz Bhutto
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: politician
Birthdate: 1888 AD
Died: 1957 AD

 34 Erich Wolfgang Korngold

Erich Wolfgang Korngold
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer, Pianist, Conductor, Film score composer
Birthdate: May 29, 1897
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Brno
Died: November 29

 35 Ōkawa Shūmei

Ōkawa Shūmei
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: December 6, 1886
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Yamagata, Japan
Died: December 24

 36 Prince George of Greece and Denmark

Prince George of Greece and Denmark
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: June 24, 1869
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Corfu
Died: November 25

 37 Maurice Garin

Maurice Garin
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Bicycler
Birthdate: March 3, 1871
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Arvier, Italy
Died: February 19
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 38 Gichin Funakoshi

Gichin Funakoshi
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Karateka
Birthdate: November 10, 1868
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Shuri, Naha, Okinawa, Japan
Died: April 26

 39 James M. Cox

James M. Cox
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: March 31, 1870
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Jacksonburg, Ohio, U.S.
Died: July 15

 40 Julia Morgan

Julia Morgan
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Listed In: Architects
Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: January 20, 1872
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: San Francisco
Died: February 2

 41 Gabriela Mistral

Gabriela Mistral.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Chilean poet
Birthdate: April 7, 1889
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Vicuña, Chile
Died: January 10

 42 Ernest Oppenheimer

Ernest Oppenheimer
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Entrepreneur
Birthdate: May 22, 1880
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Friedberg, Germany
Died: November 25

 43 Mamoru Shigemitsu

Mamoru Shigemitsu
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Diplomat
Birthdate: July 29, 1887
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bungo-ono, Ōita Prefecture, Japan
Died: January 26

 44 Alfonso Bedoya

Alfonso Bedoya
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Famous As: Actor, Film actor
Birthdate: April 16, 1904
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Sonora
Died: December 15

 45 Wyndham Lewis

Wyndham Lewis
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Listed In:
Famous As: Painter, Writer, Journalist, Editor, Novelist
Birthdate: November 18, 1882
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Amherst
Died: March 7

 46 Prince Makonnen

Prince Makonnen
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: October 16, 1924
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Died: May 13

 47 Carlos Castillo Armas

Carlos Castillo Armas
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: November 4, 1914
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Escuintla Department, Guatemala
Died: July 26

 48 Aarnoud van Heemstra

Aarnoud van Heemstra
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: July 22, 1871
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Vreeland
Died: December 30

 49 Jimmy Dorsey

Jimmy Dorsey
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: February 29, 1904
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Shenandoah, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: June 12

 50 Shoghi Effendi Rabbānī

Shoghi Effendi Rabbānī
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Leader
Birthdate: March 1, 1897
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: ʿAkko, Israel
Died: November 4