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

Diego RiveraDiego Rivera
Mexican
Painter, Muralist

John von NeumannJohn von Neumann
Hungarian, American
Mathematician

Eliot Ness Eliot Ness
American
Special Agent
Albert AnastasiaAlbert Anastasia
Italian, American
Criminal

Christian DiorChristian Dior
French
Fashion Designers

Johnny TorrioJohnny Torrio
American
Gangster
Walter DurantyWalter Duranty
British
Journalist

Friedrich PaulusFriedrich Paulus
German
Military Officer
Wilhelm ReichWilhelm Reich
Austrian
Psychoanalyst

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

Jean SibeliusJean Sibelius
Finnish
Composer

Miklós HorthyMiklós Horthy
Hungarian
Military Leader

Aga Khan IIIAga Khan III
Indian, Pakistani
Political Leader
Bugs MoranBugs Moran
Irish, Polish, American
Gangster

Dorothy L. SayersDorothy L. Sayers
British
Writer

Ramon Magsaysay Ramon Magsaysay
Filipino
7th President of the Philippines

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

Constantin BrancusiConstantin Brâncuși
Romanian
Sculptor
Gabriela MistralGabriela Mistral
Chilean
Chilean poet

Gerty CoriGerty Cori
American
Biochemist

Irving LangmuirIrving Langmuir
American
Chemist
V. Gordon ChildeV. Gordon Childe
Australian
Archaeologist and Philologist

Johannes StarkJohannes Stark
German
Nobel Prize Winner in Physics
Christopher MorleyChristopher Morley
American
Journalist, Novelist

Jack Butler YeatsJack Butler Yeats
Irish, British
Irish artist

Heinrich Otto WielandHeinrich Otto Wieland
German
Father of Biochemistry
Jože PlečnikJože Plečnik
Slovenian
Architect

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Walther BotheWalther Bothe
German
Physicist
Olive DennisOlive Dennis
American
Civil Engineer

Paul WaldenPaul Walden
German, Latvian
Chemist

Alfred DoblinAlfred Doblin
German
Writer, Doctor

Oliver HardyOliver Hardy
American
American comic
René AuberjonoisRené Auberjonois
Swiss
Painter
Richard E. ByrdRichard E. Byrd
American
Naval officer

Louis B. MayerLouis B. Mayer
Belarusian, Ukrainian, American
Film Producer

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

Mark LesterMark Lester
British
Actor
James WhaleJames Whale
British
Film director, Theatre director, Screenwriter

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

Arturo ToscaniniArturo Toscanini
Italian
Conductor, Music director

Josef HofmannJosef Hofmann
Polish, American
Pianist

James M. CoxJames M. Cox
American
Politician
Erich Wolfgang KorngoldErich Wolfgang Korngold
Austrian, Czech, American
Composer, Pianist, Conductor, Film score composer

Rudolf DielsRudolf Diels
German
Politician
Frederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount CherwellFrederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount Cherwell
British
Physicist, Politician, University teacher

Edward Plunkett, 18th Baron of DunsanyEdward Plunkett, 18th Baron of Dunsany
Irish, British
Dramatist

Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of RussiaGrand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of Russia
Russian
Grand Duchess of Russia
Prince George of Greece and DenmarkPrince George of Greece and Denmark
Greek
Politician

Shah Nawaz BhuttoShah Nawaz Bhutto
Pakistani
politician
Jimmy DorseyJimmy Dorsey
American
Musician

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

Ernest OppenheimerErnest Oppenheimer
German, South African
Entrepreneur

Mamoru ShigemitsuMamoru Shigemitsu
Japanese
Diplomat

Julia MorganJulia Morgan
American
Architect
Gichin FunakoshiGichin Funakoshi
Japanese
Karateka

Max OphülsMax Ophüls
German, French
Film Director

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

Giuseppe Tomasi di LampedusaGiuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa
Italian
Writer, Novelist
Giovanni Battista CaproniGiovanni Battista Caproni
Italian
Civil engineer, Aerospace engineer, Engineer

Ronald KnoxRonald Knox
British
Author
Beniamino GigliBeniamino Gigli
Italian
Opera singer

Maurice GarinMaurice Garin
French, Italian
Bicycler

Alfonso BedoyaAlfonso Bedoya
Mexican
Actor, Film actor
Kurt von TippelskirchKurt von Tippelskirch
German
Military personnel, Military historian,

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

Karl Patterson SchmidtKarl Patterson Schmidt
American
American zoologist

Hermann BuhlHermann Buhl
Austrian
Mountaineer, Mountain guide
Henry van de VeldeHenry van de Velde
Belgian
Architect

František KupkaFrantišek Kupka
Czech
Artist
Ezio PinzaEzio Pinza
Italian
Singer, Actor, Opera singer

Percy HobartPercy Hobart
British
Military Engineer

Heinrich BärHeinrich Bär
German
soldier

Sacha GuitrySacha Guitry
French
Screenwriter, Actor, Playwright, Film director,
Erich AuerbachErich Auerbach
German
Linguist, Librarian, Writer, University teacher,
Sholem AschSholem Asch
Polish
Novelist

Oliver St. John GogartyOliver St. John Gogarty
Irish
Poet

Gilbert MurrayGilbert Murray
Australian
Scholar

Leslie Hore-BelishaLeslie Hore-Belisha
British
Statesman
John Middleton MurryJohn Middleton Murry
British
Writer

Charles PathéCharles Pathé
French
Film producer

Aarnoud van HeemstraAarnoud van Heemstra
Politician

Édouard HerriotÉdouard Herriot
French
Politician

Dorothy RichardsonDorothy Richardson
British
Author
William Cameron MenziesWilliam Cameron Menzies
American
Film Production Designer

Rudolf KastnerRudolf Kastner
Hungarian
journalist, lawyer
Robert Vansittart, 1st Baron VansittartRobert Vansittart, 1st Baron Vansittart
British
Diplomat

Alice Stebbins WellsAlice Stebbins Wells
American
Police Officer
Arnold van GennepArnold van Gennep
German, French
Ethnographer
Joyce CaryJoyce Cary
Irish
Novelist