Famous People Who Died In 1960

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1960. This list includes people like Clark Gable, Albert Camus, John D. Rockefeller Jr., Zora Neale Hurston, Aneurin Bevan and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, philosophers, journalists and soldiers who died in 1960. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & France and many more countries.

Clark GableClark Gable
01 February 1901, American
Actor
Albert CamusAlbert Camus
07 November 1913, Algerian, French
Philosopher

John D. Rockefeller Jr.John D. Rockefeller Jr.
29 January 1874, American
Philanthropist & Businessman

Zora Neale HurstonZora Neale Hurston
07 January 1891, American
Folklorist, Anthropologist

Boris PasternakBoris Pasternak
10 February 1890, Russian, Russian
Poet & Writer

Margaret Brooke SullavanMargaret Sullavan
16 May 1909, American
Actress
Aneurin BevanAneurin Bevan
15 November 1897, Welsh
Former Secretary of State for Health

Herschel GrynszpanHerschel Grynszpan
28 March 1921, German, Polish
Murderer

Max von Laue or Max bMax von Laue
09 October 1879, German
Physicist

Alfred KroeberAlfred L. Kroeber
11 June 1876, American
Cultural Anthropologist
Hans AlbersHans Albers
22 September 1891, German
Actor

Richard WrightRichard Wright
04 September 1908, American
Author
Franklin Pierce AdamsFranklin Pierce Adams
15 November 1881, American
Journalist

Agnes ArberAgnes Arber
23 February 1879, British
Botanist

Feroze GandhiFeroze Gandhi
12 September 1912, Indian
Politician, Journalist
Ward BondWard Bond
09 April 1903, American
Actor

Prince Aly KhanPrince Aly Khan
13 June 1911, French, Pakistani
Diplomat, Jockey, Socialite
Eddie CochranEddie Cochran
03 October 1938, American
guitarist,singer, singer-songwriter, composer

Albert KesselringAlbert Kesselring
30 November 1885, German
German military commander

Oscar Hammerstein IIOscar Hammerstein II
12 July 1895, American
Songwriter, Librettist, Song book, Screenwriter,
Johnny HortonJohnny Horton
30 April 1925, American
Musician, Singer, Songwriter

Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna of RussiaGrand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna of Russia
25 March 1875, Russian
 
Erich RaederErich Raeder
24 April 1876, German
Navy officer

Salvatore FerragamoSalvatore Ferragamo
05 June 1898, Italian
Designer

Inejiro AsanumaInejiro Asanuma
27 December 1898, Japanese
Politician

Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna of RussiaGrand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna of Russia
01 June 1882, Russian
painter
J. L. AustinJ. L. Austin
26 March 1911, British
Philosopher, Educationist, Linguist, University
Melanie KleinMelanie Klein
30 March 1882, Austrian, British
Psychanalyst

Wilhelm PieckWilhelm Pieck
03 January 1876, German
Politician

Fausto CoppiFausto Coppi
15 September 1919, Italian
Italian cyclist

Igor KurchatovIgor Kurchatov
12 January 1903, Russian
Nuclear physicist
Caryl ChessmanCaryl Chessman
Criminal

Walther FunkWalther Funk
18 August 1890, Bulgarian, German
Journalist, Banker, Economist, Politician

Emily PostEmily Post
27 October 1872, American
Novelist

Vera RencziVera Renczi
1903 AD, Romanian
serial killer

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Victor KlempererVictor Klemperer
09 October 1881, German
Linguist, Politician, Writer, Autobiographer,
William E. FairbairnWilliam E. Fairbairn
28 February 1885, British
Judoka

Francis Parker YockeyFrancis Parker Yockey
18 September 1917, American
Philosopher, Historian, Writer, Pianist, Lawyer,
Harold GilliesHarold Gillies
17 June 1882, New Zealander
Physician, Plastic surgeon

Giles Gilbert ScottGiles Gilbert Scott
09 November 1880, British
Architect

Jussi BjörlingJussi Björling
02 February 1911, Swedish
opera singer, singer
Arthur MeighenArthur Meighen
16 June 1874, Canadian
Politician, Lawyer, Diplomat

Ernest HolmesErnest Holmes
21 January 1887, American
Philosopher, Writer
James Montgomery FlaggJames Montgomery Flagg
18 June 1877, American
Artist, Painter, Illustrator

Oskar von HindenburgOskar von Hindenburg
31 January 1883, German
Military personnel

Antonie PannekoekAntonie Pannekoek
02 January 1873
Astronomer, Historian of science, Philosopher,

Norodom SuramaritNorodom Suramarit
06 March 1896, Cambodian
 

Harry FergusonHarry Ferguson
04 November 1884, British
Aerospace engineer, Engineer
Henri GuisanHenri Guisan
21 October 1874, Swiss
Officer

Ida RubinsteinIda Rubinstein
25 September 1885, French
dancer, choreographer, ballet dancer, stage actor

Fortunato DeperoFortunato Depero
30 March 1892, Italian
Painter, Sculptor, Graphic designer, Writer

Frank LloydFrank Lloyd
02 February 1886, British, American
American-British film director
John P. MarquandJohn P. Marquand
10 November 1893, American
Author

Maud MentenMaud Menten
20 March 1879, Canadian
Chemist, Physician, Biochemist
Eric Temple BellEric Temple Bell
07 February 1883, British, American, Scottish
Mathematician, Historian of mathematics, Novelist,

Georges ClaudeGeorges Claude
24 September 1870, French
Chemist, Physicist, Engineer, Inventor

Edwin FischerEdwin Fischer
06 October 1886, Swiss
Swiss classical pianist
Kothainayaki AmmalKothainayaki Ammal
01 December 1901, Indian
 

John Langshaw AustinJohn Langshaw Austin
28 March 1911, British
 
Jackie GerlichJackie Gerlich
21 September 1917, Austrian
 

Amānullāh KhānAmānullāh Khān
01 June 1892, Afghan
Sovereign