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

Albert AnastasiaAlbert Anastasia
Italian, American
Criminal

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

Friedrich PaulusFriedrich Paulus
German
Military Officer
Wilhelm ReichWilhelm Reich
Austrian
Psychoanalyst

Ramon Magsaysay Ramon Magsaysay
Filipino
7th President of the Philippines
Johnny TorrioJohnny Torrio
American
Gangster

Jean SibeliusJean Sibelius
Finnish
Composer

Bugs MoranBugs Moran
Irish, Polish, American
Gangster

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

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

Dorothy L. SayersDorothy L. Sayers
British
Writer

Constantin BrancusiConstantin Brâncuși
Romanian
Sculptor

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

Walter DurantyWalter Duranty
British
Journalist
Gabriela MistralGabriela Mistral
Chilean
Chilean poet

Irving LangmuirIrving Langmuir
American
Chemist

V. Gordon ChildeV. Gordon Childe
Australian
Archaeologist and Philologist
Gerty CoriGerty Cori
American
Biochemist

Walther BotheWalther Bothe
German
Physicist
Johannes StarkJohannes Stark
German
Nobel Prize Winner in Physics

Heinrich Otto WielandHeinrich Otto Wieland
German
Father of Biochemistry

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

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Jack Butler YeatsJack Butler Yeats
Irish, British
Irish artist
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
Louis B. MayerLouis B. Mayer
Belarusian, Ukrainian, American
Film Producer

René AuberjonoisRené Auberjonois
Swiss
Painter

Richard E. ByrdRichard E. Byrd
American
Naval officer

Karl Patterson SchmidtKarl Patterson Schmidt
American
American zoologist
Arturo ToscaniniArturo Toscanini
Italian
Conductor, Music director

James M. CoxJames M. Cox
American
Politician

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
Rudolf DielsRudolf Diels
German
Politician

Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of RussiaGrand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of Russia
Russian
Grand Duchess of Russia
Julia MorganJulia Morgan
American
Architect

Jimmy DorseyJimmy Dorsey
American
Musician

Wyndham LewisWyndham Lewis
British
Painter, Writer, Journalist, Editor, Novelist
Gichin FunakoshiGichin Funakoshi
Japanese
Karateka

Prince George of Greece and DenmarkPrince George of Greece and Denmark
Greek
Politician
Ernest OppenheimerErnest Oppenheimer
South African
Entrepreneur, Businessperson, Financier, Banker

Shah Nawaz BhuttoShah Nawaz Bhutto
Pakistani
politician

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

Max OphülsMax Ophüls
German, French
Film Director

Giuseppe Tomasi di LampedusaGiuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa
Italian
Writer, Novelist
Ronald KnoxRonald Knox
British
Author

Max AmannMax Amann
German
Politician, Journalist

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

Qi BaishiQi Baishi
Chinese
Chinese painter
Kurt von TippelskirchKurt von Tippelskirch
German
Military personnel, Military historian,

Henry van de VeldeHenry van de Velde
Belgian
Architect
František KupkaFrantišek Kupka
Czech
Artist

Beniamino GigliBeniamino Gigli
Italian
Actor, Opera singer, Singer

Sholem AschSholem Asch
Polish
Novelist
Alfonso BedoyaAlfonso Bedoya
Mexican
Actor, Film actor

Mamoru ShigemitsuMamoru Shigemitsu
Japanese
Politician, Diplomat
Ezio PinzaEzio Pinza
Italian
Singer, Actor, Opera singer

David BombergDavid Bomberg
British
Painter

William Cameron MenziesWilliam Cameron Menzies
American
Film Production Designer
Hermann BuhlHermann Buhl
Austrian
Mountaineer, Mountain guide

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

Sacha GuitrySacha Guitry
French
Screenwriter, Actor, Playwright, Film director,

Percy HobartPercy Hobart
British
Military Engineer

Bernard MaybeckBernard Maybeck
American
Architect
Arnold van GennepArnold van Gennep
German, French
Ethnographer
Giovanni Battista CaproniGiovanni Battista Caproni
Italian
Civil engineer, Aerospace engineer, Engineer

Heinrich BärHeinrich Bär
German
soldier

Edith AbbottEdith Abbott
American
Economist

Rudolf KastnerRudolf Kastner
Hungarian
journalist, lawyer
Leslie Hore-BelishaLeslie Hore-Belisha
British
Statesman

John Middleton MurryJohn Middleton Murry
British
Writer

Maurice GarinMaurice Garin
French, Italian
Bicycler

Gilbert MurrayGilbert Murray
Australian
Scholar

Patrick AbercrombiePatrick Abercrombie
British
Town Planner
Joyce CaryJoyce Cary
Irish
Novelist

Édouard HerriotÉdouard Herriot
French
Politician
Alice Stebbins WellsAlice Stebbins Wells
American
Police Officer

Aarnoud van HeemstraAarnoud van Heemstra
Politician
Frances DensmoreFrances Densmore
American
Anthropologist
Oliver St. John GogartyOliver St. John Gogarty
Irish
Poet