Famous People Who Died In 1962

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1962. This list includes people like Marilyn Monroe, Adolf Eichmann, Lucky Luciano, Eleanor Roosevelt, William Faulkner and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, poets, composers and artists who died in 1962. This list includes people from United States, Germany, France & United Kingdom and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 1, 1926
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: August 5

 2 Adolf Eichmann

Adolf Eichmann.
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: One of the Main Organizers of the Holocaust
Birthdate: March 19, 1906
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Solingen, Rhine Province, Germany
Died: May 31

 3 Lucky Luciano

Lucky Luciano.
5
Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Gangster
Birthdate: November 11, 1897
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lercara Friddi, Italy
Died: January 26
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 4 Eleanor Roosevelt

Eleanor Roosevelt.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former First Lady of the United States
Birthdate: October 11, 1884
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: November 7

 5 M. Visvesvaraya

M. Visvesvaraya.
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Civil Engineer
Birthdate: September 15, 1860
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Muddenahalli, Chikballapur, Kingdom of Mysore (now in Karnataka)
Died: April 14

 6 William Faulkner

William Faulkner.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer, Nobel Laureate
Birthdate: September 25, 1897
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New Albany, Mississippi, U.S
Died: July 6

 7 Charles Laughton

Charles Laughton.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 1, 1899
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Scarborough, North Yorkshire
Died: December 15
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
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 8 Niels Bohr

Niels Bohr.
2
Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Nobel Prize Winning Physicist
Birthdate: October 7, 1885
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: November 18

 9 Vasily Stalin

Vasily Stalin.
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Joseph Stalin's Son
Birthdate: March 21, 1921
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
Died: March 19

 10 Hermann Hesse

Hermann Hesse.
1
Famous As: Poet & Novelist
Birthdate: July 2, 1877
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Calw, Germany
Died: August 9

 11 Bidhan Chandra Roy

Bidhan Chandra Roy.
1
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Political Leader, Physician
Birthdate: July 1, 1882
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bankipore
Died: July 1

 12 Wilhelmina of the Netherlands

Wilhelmina of the Netherlands.
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Famous As: Queen of the Netherlands
Birthdate: August 31, 1880
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Noordeinde Palace, The Hague, Netherlands
Died: November 28

 13 Karen Blixen

Karen Blixen.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: April 17, 1885
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Rungsted, Zealand, Denmark
Died: September 7

 14 Vita Sackville-West

Vita Sackville-West
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: March 9, 1892
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Knole, Kent, England, UK
Died: June 2

 15 E. E. Cummings

E. E. Cummings.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: October 14, 1894
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Died: September 3

 16 Ernie Kovacs

Ernie Kovacs.
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: January 23, 1919
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Trenton, New Jersey
Died: January 13

 17 Georges Bataille

Georges Bataille.
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: September 10, 1897
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Billom, France
Died: July 9

 18 Stuart Sutcliffe

Stuart Sutcliffe
1
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: June 23, 1940
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: April 10

 19 Joe Profaci

Joe Profaci.
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Crime boss
Birthdate: October 2, 1897
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Villabate, Italy
Died: June 7

 20 Ronald Fisher

Ronald Fisher.
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Famous As: Statistician
Birthdate: February 17, 1890
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: East Finchley, London, England
Died: July 29

 21 Shaitan Singh

Shaitan Singh
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 1, 1924
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Jodhpur
Died: November 18

 22 Michael Curtiz

Michael Curtiz.
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Famous As: Film Director
Birthdate: December 24, 1886
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Budapest, Austria-Hungary (now Hungary)
Died: April 10

 23 Shunroku Hata

Shunroku Hata
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military personnel
Birthdate: July 26, 1879
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Fukushima Prefecture
Died: May 10

 24 Dhondo Keshav Karve

Dhondo Keshav Karve.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Social Reformer and Educator
Birthdate: April 18, 1858
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Ratnagiri
Died: November 9

 25 C. Wright Mills

C. Wright Mills
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Famous As: Sociologist
Birthdate: August 28, 1916
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Waco
Died: March 20

 26 Yves Klein

Yves Klein
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: April 28, 1928
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Nice, France
Died: June 6

 27 Onn Jaafar

Onn Jaafar
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: February 12, 1895
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bukit Gambir, Malaysia
Died: January 19

 28 A. K. Fazlul Huq

A. K. Fazlul Huq
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: October 26, 1873
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bakerganj District
Died: April 27

 29 Tod Browning

Tod Browning
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Famous As: Director
Birthdate: July 12, 1880
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Died: October 6
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 30 Menen Asfaw

Menen Asfaw
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Empress
Birthdate: April 3, 1891
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Wollo, Ethiopian Empire
Died: February 15

 31 René Coty

René Coty
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Lawyer
Birthdate: March 20, 1882
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Le Havre
Died: November 22

 32 Gianna Beretta Molla

Gianna Beretta Molla
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Pediatrician
Birthdate: October 4, 1922
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Magenta, Italy
Died: April 28

 33 Fritz Kreisler

Fritz Kreisler
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Violinist
Birthdate: February 2, 1875
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: January 29

 34 Gaston Bachelard

Gaston Bachelard
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Famous As: Philosopher, Poet, Writer, University teacher
Birthdate: June 27, 1884
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bar-sur-Aube
Died: October 16

 35 Hans Lammers

Hans Lammers
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Judge, Politician, Jurist
Birthdate: May 27, 1879
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Lubliniec
Died: January 4

 36 Natalya Goncharova

Natalya Goncharova
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Russian artist
Birthdate: June 3, 1881
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Nagayevo, Russia
Died: October 17

 37 Hu Shih

Hu Shih
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Famous As: Diplomat, Professor, Journalist
Birthdate: December 17, 1891
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Shanghai
Died: February 24

 38 Louise Beavers

Louise Beavers
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 8, 1902
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.
Died: October 26
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 39 Michael Dillon

Michael Dillon
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: May 1, 1915
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: England
Died: May 15

 40 Solomon Linda

Solomon Linda
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: singer, songwriter, composer
Birthdate: 1909 AD
Birthplace: South Africa
Died: October 8

 41 Juan Belmonte

Juan Belmonte
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Bullfighter
Birthdate: April 14, 1892
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Seville, Spain
Died: April 8

 42 Benny Paret

Benny Paret
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: March 14, 1937
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Santa Clara, Cuba
Died: April 3

 43 Franz Kline

Franz Kline
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Famous As: Painter, Artist, University teacher
Birthdate: May 23, 1910
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Wilkes-Barre
Died: May 13

 44 Natalia Sedova

Natalia Sedova
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: April 5, 1882
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Romny
Died: December 23

 45 Sylvia Beach

Sylvia Beach
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Famous As: Bookseller
Birthdate: March 14, 1887
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Died: October 5

 46 Arthur Compton

Arthur Compton.
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Nobel Prize Laureate in Physics
Birthdate: September 10, 1892
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Wooster, Ohio, USA
Died: March 15

 47 Therese Neumann

Therese Neumann
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Stigmatic
Birthdate: April 9, 1898
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Konnersreuth, Germany
Died: September 18

 48 Vladimir Sokoloff

Vladimir Sokoloff
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 26, 1889
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: February 15

 49 Princess Helen of Serbia

Princess Helen of Serbia
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: November 4, 1884
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cetinje, Montenegro
Died: October 16

 50 Hans-Jürgen von Arnim

Hans-Jürgen von Arnim
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military personnel
Birthdate: April 4, 1889
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Reichenbach (Eulengebirge) District
Died: September 1