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

Diego RiveraDiego Rivera
Mexican
Painter, Muralist

Eliot Ness Eliot Ness
American
Special Agent
Christian DiorChristian Dior
French
Fashion Designers

Wilhelm ReichWilhelm Reich
Austrian
Psychoanalyst

Johnny TorrioJohnny Torrio
American
Gangster

Ramon Magsaysay Ramon Magsaysay
Filipino
7th President of the Philippines
Jean SibeliusJean Sibelius
Finnish
Composer

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

Constantin BrancusiConstantin Brâncuși
Romanian
Sculptor

Gabriela MistralGabriela Mistral
Chilean
Chilean poet
V. Gordon ChildeV. Gordon Childe
Australian
Archaeologist and Philologist

Gerty CoriGerty Cori
American
Biochemist
Irving LangmuirIrving Langmuir
American
Chemist

Johannes StarkJohannes Stark
German
Nobel Prize Winner in Physics

Jack Butler YeatsJack Butler Yeats
Irish, British
Irish artist
Jože PlečnikJože Plečnik
Slovenian
Architect

Christopher MorleyChristopher Morley
American
Journalist, Novelist
Walther BotheWalther Bothe
German
Physicist

Heinrich Otto WielandHeinrich Otto Wieland
German
Father of Biochemistry

Olive DennisOlive Dennis
American
Civil Engineer

Paul WaldenPaul Walden
German, Latvian
Chemist
Alfred DoblinAlfred Doblin
German
Writer, Doctor
Oliver HardyOliver Hardy
American
American comic

Albert AnastasiaAlbert Anastasia
American
criminal

Richard E. ByrdRichard E. Byrd
American
Explorer, Officer, Oceanographer, Aviator

Friedrich PaulusFriedrich Paulus
German
Officer
Pedro InfantePedro Infante
Mexican
Actor, Singer, Film actor, Carpenter

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Haakon VII of NorwayHaakon VII of Norway
Norwegian
Prince

Aga Khan IIIAga Khan III
Indian
Politician

Miklós HorthyMiklós Horthy
Hungarian
Politician, Diplomat, Officer

Bugs MoranBugs Moran
American
Criminal
Dorothy L. SayersDorothy L. Sayers
British
Writer, Translator, Novelist, Playwright,

James WhaleJames Whale
British
Film director, Theatre director, Screenwriter
Arturo ToscaniniArturo Toscanini
Italian
Conductor, Music director

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

Walter DurantyWalter Duranty
British
Journalist
Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of RussiaGrand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of Russia
Russian
Grand Duchess of Russia

Julia MorganJulia Morgan
American
Architect
Erich Wolfgang KorngoldErich Wolfgang Korngold
Austrian, Czech, American
Composer, Pianist, Conductor, Film score composer

Rudolf DielsRudolf Diels
German
Politician

Gichin FunakoshiGichin Funakoshi
Japanese
Karateka

Wyndham LewisWyndham Lewis
British
Painter, Writer, Journalist, Editor, Novelist

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

Ernest OppenheimerErnest Oppenheimer
South African
Entrepreneur, Businessperson, Financier, Banker

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

Kurt von TippelskirchKurt von Tippelskirch
German
Military personnel, Military historian,
Giuseppe Tomasi di LampedusaGiuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa
Italian
Writer, Novelist

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

Henry van de VeldeHenry van de Velde
Belgian
Architect

Ezio PinzaEzio Pinza
Italian
Singer, Actor, Opera singer
Beniamino GigliBeniamino Gigli
Italian
Actor, Opera singer, Singer

Alfonso BedoyaAlfonso Bedoya
Mexican
Actor, Film actor
Max AmannMax Amann
German
Politician, Journalist

Mamoru ShigemitsuMamoru Shigemitsu
Japanese
Politician, Diplomat

Erich AuerbachErich Auerbach
German
Linguist, Librarian, Writer, University teacher,
Josef HofmannJosef Hofmann
Polish, American
Pianist, Composer, Screenwriter, University

Heinrich BärHeinrich Bär
German
soldier
Sacha GuitrySacha Guitry
French
Screenwriter, Actor, Playwright, Film director,

Maurice GarinMaurice Garin
French, Italian
Bicycler

Giovanni Battista CaproniGiovanni Battista Caproni
Italian
Civil engineer, Aerospace engineer, Engineer

Aarnoud van HeemstraAarnoud van Heemstra
Politician
Rudolf KastnerRudolf Kastner
Hungarian
journalist, lawyer
David BombergDavid Bomberg
British
Painter

Henry Norris RussellHenry Norris Russell
American
Astronomer

Walter PageWalter Page
American
Bassist

Vere Gordon ChildeVere Gordon Childe
Australian
Australian archaeologist
Dorothy L SayersDorothy L Sayers
Author, Scholar

Washington Luís Pereira de SousaWashington Luís Pereira de Sousa
Brazilian
Former President of Brazil

Włodzimierz SteyerWłodzimierz Steyer
Polish
Officer

Henry GoddardHenry Goddard
American
psychologist, educationist

Christopher Darlington MorleyChristopher Darlington Morley
American
 
Shōzō MurataShōzō Murata
Japanese
diplomat, ambassador