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 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

 3 Joseph R. McCarthy

Joseph R. McCarthy.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: November 14, 1908
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Grand Chute, Wisconsin, U.S.
Died: May 2

 4 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)

 5 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
Died: February 10

 6 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

 7 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
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 8 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

 9 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

 10 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

 11 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

 12 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

 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 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)

 15 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

 16 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)

 17 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

 18 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)

 19 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

 20 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

 21 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)

 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 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

 24 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

 25 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

 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 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

 28 Nikos Kazantzakis

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

 29 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

 30 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

 31 Constantin Brâncuși

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

 32 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

 33 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

 34 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

 35 Gabriela Mistral

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

 36 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

 37 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

 38 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

 39 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

 40 Shah Nawaz Bhutto

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

 41 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

 42 Gichin Funakoshi

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

 43 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)

 44 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

 45 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

 46 Rudolf Kastner

Rudolf Kastner
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: journalist, lawyer
Birthdate: 1906 AD
Birthplace: Cluj-Napoca
Died: March 15

 47 Frederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount Cherwell

Frederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount Cherwell
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physicist, Politician, University teacher
Birthdate: April 5, 1886
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Baden-Baden
Died: July 3

 48 Max Ophüls

Max Ophüls
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Famous As: Film Director
Birthdate: May 6, 1902
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Saarbrücken, Germany
Died: March 26
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 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 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