Famous People Who Died In 1958

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1958. This list includes people like Ralph Vaughan Williams, Rosalind Franklin, Pope Pius XII, Ronald Colman, Harry Warner and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, poets, novelists and physicists who died in 1958. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Italy and many more countries.

Rosalind FranklinRosalind Franklin
British
Chemist
Pope Pius XIIPope Pius XII
Italian
Pope of Roman Catholic Church

Mike ToddMike Todd
American
Producer

Ralph Vaughan WilliamsRalph Vaughan Williams
British
Composer

John B. WatsonJohn B. Watson
American
Psychologist

Harry WarnerHarry Warner
American
Executive
Ronald ColmanRonald Colman
British
Actor

Friedrich Robert Donat Robert Donat
British
Actor

Wolfgang PauliWolfgang Pauli
Austrian
Nobel Laureate in Physics
Johnny StompanatoJohnny Stompanato
American
Bodyguard of Mickey Cohen

Imre NagyImre Nagy
Hungarian
Politician
Marie StopesMarie Stopes
British
Paleobotanist & Women’s Rights Activists

Edward WestonEdward Weston
American
Photographer

Robert W. ServiceRobert W. Service
Canadian, French, British
Poet & Writer

Ernest LawrenceErnest Lawrence
American
Physicist
Charles F. KetteringCharles F. Kettering
American
Inventor, Engineer & Businessman

Douglas MawsonDouglas Mawson
Australian
Explorer, Geologist

Alfred NoyesAlfred Noyes
British
Poet

Maulana Abul Kalam AzadMaulana Abul Kalam Azad
Indian
Indian scholar
Doris HumphreyDoris Humphrey
American
Dancer and Choreographer

Clinton DavissonClinton Davisson
American
Physicist
Kurt AlderKurt Alder
German
Chemist

Rose MacaulayRose Macaulay
British
Writer

Andre BazinAndre Bazin
French
Film Critic
Tyrone PowerTyrone Power
American
Actor

Mike ToddMike Todd
American
Producer
Peter ManuelPeter Manuel
American, Scottish
Serial killer

Ole Kirk ChristiansenOle Kirk Christiansen
Danish
Inventor

Faisal II of IraqFaisal II of Iraq
Iraqi
King
Harry CohnHarry Cohn
American
Film producer

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W. C. HandyW. C. Handy
American
Trumpeter, Composer, Songwriter, Autobiographer,
Duncan EdwardsDuncan Edwards
British
Footballer

Vallathol Narayana MenonVallathol Narayana Menon
Indian
Author

Edna PurvianceEdna Purviance
American
Actress

Mel OttMel Ott
American
Baseball Player
Mario PradaMario Prada
Italian
 
Big Bill BroonzyBig Bill Broonzy
American
Singer

Maurice GamelinMaurice Gamelin
French
military personnel

Tris SpeakerTris Speaker
American
Baseball Player

Viktor SchaubergerViktor Schauberger
Austrian
Forester, Inventor, Writer
James Michael CurleyJames Michael Curley
American
Politician

Giacomo BallaGiacomo Balla
Italian
Painter, Sculptor, Composer

Princess Ingeborg of DenmarkPrincess Ingeborg of Denmark
Danish
 

Alfred WeberAlfred Weber
German
Economist, Educationist, Sociologist, University

Jadunath SarkarJadunath Sarkar
Indian
Historian
Rudolf von LabanRudolf von Laban
Hungarian
Dance Artist

Maurice de VlaminckMaurice de Vlaminck
French
Painter, Writer, Sculptor, Graphic artist
Juan Ramón JiménezJuan Ramón Jiménez
Spanish
poet

Lion FeuchtwangerLion Feuchtwanger
German
Writer, Playwright, Translator, Journalist

Ernest JonesErnest Jones
Welsh
Psychoanalyst
Mary Roberts RinehartMary Roberts Rinehart
American
Writer

Norman Bel GeddesNorman Bel Geddes
American
Architect, Designer, Scenographer
Robert Cecil, 1st Viscount Cecil of ChelwoodRobert Cecil, 1st Viscount Cecil of Chelwood
British
Lawyer

Georges RouaultGeorges Rouault
French
Curator, Painter, Graphic artist

Angelina Weld GrimkéAngelina Weld Grimké
American
Journalist

James Branch CabellJames Branch Cabell
American
Author

Hubert WilkinsHubert Wilkins
Australian
Explorer
Slobodan JovanovićSlobodan Jovanović
Serbian
Historian

Karl LashleyKarl Lashley
American
Psychologist, University teacher

Samuel Hopkins AdamsSamuel Hopkins Adams
American
Author

J. G. StrijdomJ. G. Strijdom
South African
Politician
Cândido RondonCândido Rondon
Brazilian
Explorer

Robert RedfieldRobert Redfield
American
Anthropologist
George Jean NathanGeorge Jean Nathan
American
Journalist, Film critic, Writer

Mikhail ZoshchenkoMikhail Zoshchenko
Russian
Author

Lord HalifaxLord Halifax
British
 
Dorothy Canfield FisherDorothy Canfield Fisher
American
Educator

Florian ZnanieckiFlorian Znaniecki
Polish
Philosopher
John C. H. LeeJohn C. H. Lee
American
Military engineer

Florent SchmittFlorent Schmitt
French
Composer

Herbert Bayard SwopeHerbert Bayard Swope
American
Journalist
Roger Martin du GardRoger Martin du Gard
French
Novelist

Johannes R. BecherJohannes R. Becher
German
Politician
Jōsei TodaJōsei Toda
Japanese
Educator, Publisher

Nuri as-SaidNuri as-Said
Iraqi
Politician

Herbert YardleyHerbert Yardley
American
Cryptologist

Yokoyama TaikanYokoyama Taikan
Japanese
Painter
Leonard D. WhiteLeonard D. White
American
Political Scientist, Historian
George Edward MooreGeorge Edward Moore
British
 

Peter CollinsPeter Collins
British
Formula One driver, motorcycle racer

Philip MoellerPhilip Moeller
American
Theatre director

Robert ServiceRobert Service
British
Writer, Poet, Novelist
C.M. KornbluthC.M. Kornbluth
American
Author

Robert Gascoyne-CecilRobert Gascoyne-Cecil
British
British lawyer

John Hubert MarshallJohn Hubert Marshall
British
Archaeologist

William Christopher HandyWilliam Christopher Handy
American
Composer

Ernest Orlando LawrenceErnest Orlando Lawrence
American
 
Władysław KowalskiWładysław Kowalski
Polish
 

George Kennedy Allen BellGeorge Kennedy Allen Bell
British
Theologian
Dame Christabel Harriette PankhurstDame Christabel Harriette Pankhurst
British
Militant

Ernst Heinrich HeinkelErnst Heinrich Heinkel
German
Aeronautical engineer
Barnett Robert BricknerBarnett Robert Brickner
American
 
Frank McKibbenFrank McKibben