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

Harry WarnerHarry Warner
American
Executive

Ralph Vaughan WilliamsRalph Vaughan Williams
British
Composer
Johnny StompanatoJohnny Stompanato
American
Bodyguard of Mickey Cohen

Ronald ColmanRonald Colman
British
Actor

Robert DonatRobert Donat
British
Actor
John B. WatsonJohn B. Watson
American
Psychologist

Wolfgang PauliWolfgang Pauli
Austrian
Nobel Laureate in Physics
Imre NagyImre Nagy
Hungarian
Politician

Marie StopesMarie Stopes
British
Paleobotanist & Women’s Rights Activists

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

Edward WestonEdward Weston
American
Photographer

Charles F. KetteringCharles F. Kettering
American
Inventor, Engineer & Businessman
Douglas MawsonDouglas Mawson
Australian
Explorer, Geologist

Ernest LawrenceErnest Lawrence
American
Physicist

Maulana Abul Kalam AzadMaulana Abul Kalam Azad
Indian
Indian scholar

Alfred NoyesAlfred Noyes
British
Poet
Rose MacaulayRose Macaulay
British
Writer

Doris HumphreyDoris Humphrey
American
Dancer and Choreographer
Kurt AlderKurt Alder
German
Chemist

Clinton DavissonClinton Davisson
American
Physicist

Andre BazinAndre Bazin
French
Film Critic
Tyrone PowerTyrone Power
American
Actor

Robert RyanRobert Ryan
American
Actor
Faisal II of IraqFaisal II of Iraq
Iraqi
King

Duncan EdwardsDuncan Edwards
British
Footballer

Peter ManuelPeter Manuel
American, Scottish
Serial killer
Vallathol Narayana MenonVallathol Narayana Menon
Indian
Author

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Ole Kirk ChristiansenOle Kirk Christiansen
Danish
Inventor
Harry CohnHarry Cohn
American
Film producer

W. C. HandyW. C. Handy
American
Trumpeter, Composer, Songwriter, Autobiographer,

Edna PurvianceEdna Purviance
American
Actress

Big Bill BroonzyBig Bill Broonzy
American
Singer
Tris SpeakerTris Speaker
American
Baseball Player
Mel OttMel Ott
American
Baseball Player

George Edward MooreG. E. Moore
British
Philosopher

Maurice GamelinMaurice Gamelin
French
military personnel

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

Mario PradaMario Prada
Italian
 

Princess Ingeborg of DenmarkPrincess Ingeborg of Denmark
Danish
 

Milutin MilankovićMilutin Milanković
Croatian, Serbian
Mathematician

Lion FeuchtwangerLion Feuchtwanger
German
Writer, Playwright, Translator, Journalist
Mary Roberts RinehartMary Roberts Rinehart
American
Writer

Robert RedfieldRobert Redfield
American
Anthropologist
Maurice de VlaminckMaurice de Vlaminck
French
Painter, Writer, Sculptor, Graphic artist

Giacomo BallaGiacomo Balla
Italian
Painter, Sculptor, Composer

Juan Ramón JiménezJuan Ramón Jiménez
Spanish
poet
Norman Bel GeddesNorman Bel Geddes
American
Architect, Designer, Scenographer

Robert Cecil, 1st Viscount Cecil of ChelwoodRobert Cecil, 1st Viscount Cecil of Chelwood
British
Lawyer
Jadunath SarkarJadunath Sarkar
Indian
Historian

Georges RouaultGeorges Rouault
French
Curator, Painter, Graphic artist

Ernest JonesErnest Jones
Welsh
Psychoanalyst

Alfred WeberAlfred Weber
German
Economist, Educationist, Sociologist, University

Angelina Weld GrimkéAngelina Weld Grimké
American
Journalist
Chuck KleinChuck Klein
American
Baseball player

Rudolf von LabanRudolf von Laban
Hungarian
Dance Artist

James Branch CabellJames Branch Cabell
American
Author

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

Hubert WilkinsHubert Wilkins
Australian
Explorer
John C. H. LeeJohn C. H. Lee
American
Military engineer

Slobodan JovanovićSlobodan Jovanović
Serbian
Historian

Florent SchmittFlorent Schmitt
French
Composer
Dorothy Canfield FisherDorothy Canfield Fisher
American
Educator

Elmer DavisElmer Davis
American
News Reporter
Roger Martin du GardRoger Martin du Gard
French
Novelist

George Jean NathanGeorge Jean Nathan
American
Journalist, Film critic, Writer

Alliott Verdon RoeAlliott Verdon Roe
British
Aircraft designer
Richard GoldschmidtRichard Goldschmidt
German, American
Geneticist

Karl LashleyKarl Lashley
American
Psychologist, University teacher
Samuel Hopkins AdamsSamuel Hopkins Adams
American
Author

Mikhail ZoshchenkoMikhail Zoshchenko
Russian
Author

Herbert Bayard SwopeHerbert Bayard Swope
American
Journalist

Jōsei TodaJōsei Toda
Japanese
Educator, Publisher
Varvara StepanovaVarvara Stepanova
Russian
Artist
Pierre-Étienne FlandinPierre-Étienne Flandin
French
Politician

Johannes R. BecherJohannes R. Becher
German
Politician

Florian ZnanieckiFlorian Znaniecki
Polish
Philosopher

Douglas HartreeDouglas Hartree
British
Mathematician
Yokoyama TaikanYokoyama Taikan
Japanese
Painter

Herbert YardleyHerbert Yardley
American
Cryptologist

Isidor PhilippIsidor Philipp
French, Hungarian
Pianist

Nuri as-SaidNuri as-Said
Iraqi
Politician

Paul RivetPaul Rivet
French
Ethnologist
Charles Langbridge MorganCharles Langbridge Morgan
British
Author and critic

Henri FarmanHenri Farman
French
Aviator
Ethel TurnerEthel Turner
Australian, British
Novelist

Leonard D. WhiteLeonard D. White
American
Historian
J. C. SquireJ. C. Squire
British
Writer
Hazza bin Sultan Al NahyanHazza bin Sultan Al Nahyan
Emirati
Political leader