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
 

Albert AnastasiaAlbert Anastasia
Italian, American
Criminal

John von NeumannJohn von Neumann
Hungarian, American
Mathematician

Laura Ingalls WilderLaura Ingalls Wilder
American
American writer

Diego RiveraDiego Rivera
Mexican
Painter, Muralist
Eliot Ness Eliot Ness
American
Special Agent

Christian DiorChristian Dior
French
Fashion Designers

Friedrich PaulusFriedrich Paulus
German
Military Officer

Wilhelm ReichWilhelm Reich
Austrian
Psychoanalyst
Johnny TorrioJohnny Torrio
American
Gangster

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

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

Aga Khan IIIAga Khan III
Indian, Pakistani
Political Leader
Miklós HorthyMiklós Horthy
Hungarian
Military Leader

Bugs MoranBugs Moran
Irish, Polish, American
Gangster
Dorothy L. SayersDorothy L. Sayers
British
Writer

Peter FreuchenPeter Freuchen
Danish, American
Explorer

vNikos Kazantzakis
Greek
Philosopher and Writer
Constantin BrancusiConstantin Brâncuși
Romanian
Sculptor

Gabriela MistralGabriela Mistral
Chilean
Chilean poet
Walter DurantyWalter Duranty
British
Journalist

V. Gordon ChildeV. Gordon Childe
Australian
Archaeologist and Philologist

Gerty CoriGerty Cori
American
Biochemist

Irving LangmuirIrving Langmuir
American
Chemist
Jack Butler YeatsJack Butler Yeats
Irish, British
Irish artist
Johannes StarkJohannes Stark
German
Nobel Prize Winner in Physics

Walther BotheWalther Bothe
German
Physicist

Heinrich Otto WielandHeinrich Otto Wieland
German
Father of Biochemistry

Christopher MorleyChristopher Morley
American
Journalist, Novelist
Jože PlečnikJože Plečnik
Slovenian
Architect

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Olive DennisOlive Dennis
American
Civil Engineer

Paul WaldenPaul Walden
German, Latvian
Chemist

Alfred DoblinAlfred Doblin
German
Writer, Doctor

Oliver HardyOliver Hardy
American
American comic
Pedro InfantePedro Infante
Mexican
Actor, Singer, Film actor, Carpenter

René AuberjonoisRené Auberjonois
Swiss
Painter
Richard E. ByrdRichard E. Byrd
American
Explorer, Officer, Oceanographer, Aviator

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

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

Erich von StroheimErich von Stroheim
Austrian, French, American
American-Austrian director
Erich Wolfgang KorngoldErich Wolfgang Korngold
Austrian, Czech, American
Composer, Pianist, Conductor, Film score composer

Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of RussiaGrand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of Russia
Russian
Grand Duchess of Russia

Gichin FunakoshiGichin Funakoshi
Japanese
Karateka

Rudolf DielsRudolf Diels
German
Politician

Julia MorganJulia Morgan
American
Architect
James M. CoxJames M. Cox
American
Politician

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

Jimmy DorseyJimmy Dorsey
American
Musician

Ernest OppenheimerErnest Oppenheimer
South African
Entrepreneur, Businessperson, Financier, Banker
Shah Nawaz BhuttoShah Nawaz Bhutto
Pakistani
politician

Prince George of Greece and DenmarkPrince George of Greece and Denmark
Greek
Politician
Sholem AschSholem Asch
Polish
Novelist

Ronald KnoxRonald Knox
British
Author

Frederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount CherwellFrederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount Cherwell
British
Physicist, Politician, University teacher
Max OphülsMax Ophüls
German, French
Film Director

Qi BaishiQi Baishi
Chinese
Chinese painter
Karl Patterson SchmidtKarl Patterson Schmidt
American
American zoologist

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

František KupkaFrantišek Kupka
Czech
Artist

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

Joseph R. McCarthyJoseph R. McCarthy
American
Politician
Bhai Vir SinghBhai Vir Singh
Indian
Poet

Włodzimierz SteyerWłodzimierz Steyer
Polish
Officer
Dorothy L SayersDorothy L Sayers
Author, Scholar

Shōzō MurataShōzō Murata
Japanese
diplomat, ambassador

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

Henry GoddardHenry Goddard
American
psychologist, educationist
Ōkawa ShūmeiŌkawa Shūmei
Japanese
Writer