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
(Actor)

25 December 1899

American

Joseph McCarthyJoseph McCarthy

14 November 1908

American

Eliot Ness Eliot Ness
(Special Agent)

19 April 1903

American

Laura Ingalls WilderLaura Ingalls Wilder
(American writer)

07 February 1867

American

Diego RiveraDiego Rivera
(Painter, Muralist)

08 December 1886

Mexican

John von NeumannJohn von Neumann
(Mathematician)

28 December 1903

Hungarian,American

Christian DiorChristian Dior
(Fashion Designers)

21 January 1905

French

Wilhelm ReichWilhelm Reich
(Psychoanalyst)

24 March 1897

Austrian

Peter FreuchenPeter Freuchen
(Explorer)

02 February 1886

Danish,American

Johnny TorrioJohnny Torrio
(Gangster)

20 January 1882

American

Ramon Magsaysay Ramon Magsaysay
(7th President of the Philippines)

31 August 1907

Filipino

Jean SibeliusJean Sibelius
(Composer)

08 December 1865

Finnish

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vNikos Kazantzakis
(Philosopher and Writer)

18 February 1883

Greek

Gabriela MistralGabriela Mistral
(Chilean poet)

07 April 1889

Chilean

Irving LangmuirIrving Langmuir
(Chemist)

31 January 1881

American

Gerty CoriGerty Cori
(Biochemist)

15 August 1896

American

V. Gordon ChildeV. Gordon Childe
(Archaeologist and Philologist)

14 April 1892

Australian

Johannes StarkJohannes Stark
(Nobel Prize Winner in Physics)

15 April 1874

German

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Christopher MorleyChristopher Morley
(Journalist, Novelist)

05 May 1890

American

Heinrich Otto WielandHeinrich Otto Wieland
(Father of Biochemistry)

04 June 1877

German

Jack Butler YeatsJack Butler Yeats
(Irish artist)

29 August 1871

Irish,British

Walther BotheWalther Bothe
(Physicist)

08 January 1891

German

Olive DennisOlive Dennis
(Civil Engineer)

20 November 1885

American

Paul WaldenPaul Walden
(Chemist)

26 July 1863

German,Latvian

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Alfred DoblinAlfred Doblin
(Writer, Doctor)

10 August 1878

German

Constantin BrancusiConstantin Brâncuși
(Sculptor)

19 February 1876

Romanian

Jože PlečnikJože Plečnik
(Architect)

23 January 1872

Slovenian

Oliver HardyOliver Hardy
(American comic)

18 January 1892

American

Albert AnastasiaAlbert Anastasia
(criminal)

26 September 1902

American

Friedrich PaulusFriedrich Paulus
(Officer)

23 September 1890

German

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Richard E. ByrdRichard E. Byrd
(Explorer, Officer, Oceanographer, Aviator)

25 October 1888

American

Pedro InfantePedro Infante
(Actor, Singer, Film actor, Carpenter)

18 November 1917

Mexican

Bugs MoranBugs Moran
(Criminal)

21 August 1893

American

Miklós HorthyMiklós Horthy
(Politician, Diplomat, Officer)

18 June 1868

Hungarian

Haakon VII of NorwayHaakon VII of Norway
(Prince)

03 August 1872

Norwegian

Aga Khan IIIAga Khan III
(Politician)

02 November 1877

Indian

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Dorothy L. SayersDorothy L. Sayers
(Writer, Translator, Novelist, Playwright, Essayist, Poet)

13 June 1893

British

Arturo ToscaniniArturo Toscanini
(Conductor, Music director)

25 March 1867

Italian

James WhaleJames Whale
(Film director, Theatre director, Screenwriter)

22 July 1889

British

Walter DurantyWalter Duranty
(Journalist)

25 May 1884

British

Erich von StroheimErich von Stroheim
(American-Austrian director)

22 September 1885

Austrian,French,American

Erich Wolfgang KorngoldErich Wolfgang Korngold
(Composer, Pianist, Conductor, Film score composer)

29 May 1897

Austrian,Czech,American

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Julia MorganJulia Morgan
(Architect)

20 January 1872

American

Rudolf DielsRudolf Diels
(Politician)

16 December 1900

German

Wyndham LewisWyndham Lewis
(Painter, Writer, Journalist, Editor, Novelist)

18 November 1882

British

Gichin FunakoshiGichin Funakoshi
(Karateka)

10 November 1868

Japanese

Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of RussiaGrand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of Russia
(Grand Duchess of Russia)

22 January 1872

Russian

Shah Nawaz BhuttoShah Nawaz Bhutto
(politician)

1888 AD

Pakistani

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

05 April 1886

British

Hermann BuhlHermann Buhl
(Mountaineer, Mountain guide)

21 September 1924

Austrian

Ernest OppenheimerErnest Oppenheimer
(Entrepreneur, Businessperson, Financier, Banker)

22 May 1880

South African

Heinrich BärHeinrich Bär
(soldier)

21 May 1913

German

Prince George of Greece and DenmarkPrince George of Greece and Denmark
(Politician)

24 June 1869

Greek

Giuseppe Tomasi di LampedusaGiuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa
(Writer, Novelist)

23 December 1896

Italian

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Ezio PinzaEzio Pinza
(Singer, Actor, Opera singer)

18 May 1892

Italian

Alfonso BedoyaAlfonso Bedoya
(Actor, Film actor)

16 April 1904

Mexican

Curzio MalaparteCurzio Malaparte
(Film director, Screenwriter, Journalist, Diplomat, Writer, Reporter, Novelist, Essayist, Playwright)

09 June 1898

Italian

Kurt von TippelskirchKurt von Tippelskirch
(Military personnel, Military historian, Non-fiction writer)

09 October 1891

German

Henry van de VeldeHenry van de Velde
(Architect)

03 April 1863

Belgian

Max AmannMax Amann
(Politician, Journalist)

24 November 1891

German

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Beniamino GigliBeniamino Gigli
(Actor, Opera singer, Singer)

20 March 1890

Italian

Mamoru ShigemitsuMamoru Shigemitsu
(Politician, Diplomat)

29 July 1887

Japanese

Erich AuerbachErich Auerbach
(Linguist, Librarian, Writer, University teacher, Literary critic)

09 November 1892

German

Josef HofmannJosef Hofmann
(Pianist, Composer, Screenwriter, University teacher)

20 January 1876

Polish,American

Sacha GuitrySacha Guitry
(Screenwriter, Actor, Playwright, Film director, Theatre director, Librettist)

21 February 1885

French

David BombergDavid Bomberg
(Painter)

05 December 1890

British

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Giovanni Battista CaproniGiovanni Battista Caproni
(Civil engineer, Aerospace engineer, Engineer)

03 July 1886

Italian

Rudolf KastnerRudolf Kastner
(journalist, lawyer)

1906 AD

Hungarian

Henry Norris RussellHenry Norris Russell
(Astronomer)

25 October 1877

American

Aarnoud van HeemstraAarnoud van Heemstra
(Politician)

22 July 1871

Maurice GarinMaurice Garin
(Bicycler)

03 March 1871

French,Italian

Walter PageWalter Page
(Bassist)

09 February 1900

American

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Vere Gordon ChildeVere Gordon Childe
(Australian archaeologist)

14 April 1892

Australian

Washington Luís Pereira de SousaWashington Luís Pereira de Sousa
(Former President of Brazil)

26 October 1869

Brazilian

Dorothy L SayersDorothy L Sayers
(Author, Scholar)

1893 AD