Famous People Who Died In 1963

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1963. This list includes people like John F. Kennedy, Sylvia Plath, Lee Harvey Oswald, C. S. Lewis, Patsy Cline and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, poets, artists and soldiers who died in 1963. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Germany and many more countries.

John F. KennedyJohn F. Kennedy
American
35th President of the United States
Lee Harvey OswaldLee Harvey Oswald
American
Armed force officer

Sylvia PlathSylvia Plath
American
Poet, Novelist, and Writer

C. S. LewisC. S. Lewis
Irish, British
Writer

W. E. B. Du BoisW. E. B. Du Bois
Ghanaian
Civil Rights Activists

Robert FrostRobert Frost
American
Poet
Patsy ClinePatsy Cline
American
Country Singer

Aldous HuxleyAldous Huxley
British, American
Writer

Edith PiafEdith Piaf
French
Singer, Songwriter, Actress
Ernest R. Davis Ernie Davis
American
American Football Player

Patrick Bouvier KennedyPatrick Bouvier Kennedy
American
John F. Kennedy's Son
Stephen WardStephen Ward
British
Accused in the Profumo Affair scandal

Medgar EversMedgar Evers
American
 

Rajendra PrasadRajendra Prasad
Indian
Former President of India

Diana ChurchillDiana Churchill
British
Winston Churchill's Daughter

John FarrowJohn Farrow
Australian, American
Film Director, Producer, Screenwriter
Pope John XXIIIPope John XXIII
Italian
Pope

Ngo Dinh DiemNgo Dinh Diem
Vietnamese
President of Vietnam

Dick PowellDick Powell
American
Singer

Jean CocteauJean Cocteau
French
Novelist, Poet, Artist & Filmmaker
Garrett MorganGarrett Morgan
American
Inventor

Hugh GaitskellHugh Gaitskell
British
Politician
Huseyn Shaheed SuhrawardyHuseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy
Pakistani
Former Prime Minister of Pakistan

Adolphe MenjouAdolphe Menjou
American
Actor

Francis PoulencFrancis Poulenc
French
Musician
Paul HindemithPaul Hindemith
German
Composer

William BeveridgeWilliam Beveridge
British
Economist
Muhammad Ali BograMuhammad Ali Bogra
Pakistani
Former Prime Minister of Pakistan

Theodore RoethkeTheodore Roethke
American
Pulitzer Prize Winning Poet

A. J. LieblingA. J. Liebling
American
Journalist
Sam ShoemakerSam Shoemaker
American
Priest

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Oleg PenkovskyOleg Penkovsky
Russian
Spy
Thich Quang DucThich Quang Duc
Vietnamese
Vietnamese monk

Dinah WashingtonDinah Washington
American
Singer

Berthold, Margrave of BadenBerthold, Margrave of Baden
German
Ruler

Robert StroudRobert Stroud
American
Writer
J. D. TippitJ. D. Tippit
American
Police officer
The Great GamaThe Great Gama
Pakistani
Amateur wrestler

Yasujiro OzuYasujiro Ozu
Japanese
Director

Guy BurgessGuy Burgess
British
Spy, Journalist

Rogers HornsbyRogers Hornsby
American
Baseball player
William Carlos WilliamsWilliam Carlos Williams
American
Poet

Georges BraqueGeorges Braque
French
Painter

Aiden Wilson TozerAiden Wilson Tozer
American
 

Adrian Carton de WiartAdrian Carton de Wiart
British
Military personnel

Theodor HeussTheodor Heuss
German
Politician
Abd al-Karim QasimAbd al-Karim Qasim
Iraqi
Political leader

Swami SivanandaSwami Sivananda
Indian
Spiritual & Yoga Teacher
Nadejda Mountbatten, Marchioness of Milford HavenNadejda Mountbatten, Marchioness of Milford Haven
German
Aristocrat

Estes KefauverEstes Kefauver
American
Politician

Andrew Browne CunninghamAndrew Browne Cunningham
Irish, British
Naval Officer
Archduchess Elisabeth Marie of AustriaArchduchess Elisabeth Marie of Austria
Austrian
Politician

Remedios VaroRemedios Varo
Spanish
Painter
Elmore JamesElmore James
American
Guitarist

Theodore von KarmanTheodore von Karman
Hungarian
Mathematician

Alan Brooke, 1st Viscount AlanbrookeAlan Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke
French, British
Military Officer

Yitzhak Ben-ZviYitzhak Ben-Zvi
Israeli, Ukrainian
Politician

Rahul SankrityayanRahul Sankrityayan
Indian
Linguist, Author, Autobiographer, Biographer
Jean Bastien-ThiryJean Bastien-Thiry
French
Engineer, Aerospace engineer, Military personnel

Nâzım HikmetNâzım Hikmet
Greek, Russian
Poet

Tristan TzaraTristan Tzara
French
Art collector, Poet, Writer, Diplomat, Film

Sir John Berry HobbsSir John Berry Hobbs
British
Cricketer
Abd el-KrimAbd el-Krim
Egyptian
Political leader

Clifford OdetsClifford Odets
American
Screenwriter, Film director, Actor, Writer,
Phil GrahamPhil Graham
American
Publisher

Auguste PiccardAuguste Piccard
Swiss, American
Chemist

Bernard Freyberg, 1st Baron FreybergBernard Freyberg, 1st Baron Freyberg
New Zealander, British
Military General
Herbert Louis Samuel, 1st Viscount SamuelHerbert Louis Samuel, 1st Viscount Samuel
British
Politician

Carmen AmayaCarmen Amaya
Spanish
Dancer
Stavros G. LivanosStavros G. Livanos
Greek
 

Margaret MurrayMargaret Murray
British
Anthropologist, Archaeologist, Egyptologist

Fazlollah ZahediFazlollah Zahedi
Iranian
Politician
Piero ManzoniPiero Manzoni
Italian
Artist, Painter

Kurt ZeitzlerKurt Zeitzler
German
Officer
Louis MacNeiceLouis MacNeice
British
Poet, Writer, Playwright

Sylvanus OlympioSylvanus Olympio
Togolese
Politician, Prime Minister

Edith HamiltonEdith Hamilton
American
Educator

Elsa MaxwellElsa Maxwell
American
Writer
Hubert GoughHubert Gough
British
Military General
William Morris, 1st Viscount NuffieldWilliam Morris, 1st Viscount Nuffield
British
Philanthropist

Gustaf GründgensGustaf Gründgens
German
Actor

David LowDavid Low
New Zealander, British
Cartoonist

Grigoris LambrakisGrigoris Lambrakis
Greek
Politician
Jacques HadamardJacques Hadamard
French
Mathematician

Karl TerzaghiKarl Terzaghi
Austrian, American
Mechanical engineer

Fridolin von Senger und EtterlinFridolin von Senger und Etterlin
German
General

Mabel Walker WillebrandtMabel Walker Willebrandt
American
Lawyer

John Cowper PowysJohn Cowper Powys
British
Philosopher
K. M. PanikkarK. M. Panikkar
Indian
Diplomat

Maria TanaseMaria Tanase
Romanian
Singer
Sarit ThanaratSarit Thanarat
Thai
Politician

Melville J. HerskovitsMelville J. Herskovits
American
Anthropologist
Fritz ReinerFritz Reiner
Hungarian, American
Conductor, Composer
Margaret PrestonMargaret Preston
Australian
artist, painter