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

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

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

Medgar EversMedgar Evers
American
 

Patsy ClinePatsy Cline
American
Country Singer
Sylvia PlathSylvia Plath
American
Poet, Novelist, and Writer

Aldous HuxleyAldous Huxley
British, American
Writer

Robert FrostRobert Frost
American
Poet
Patrick Bouvier KennedyPatrick Bouvier Kennedy
American
John F. Kennedy's Son

Ernest R. Davis Ernie Davis
American
American Football Player
Stephen WardStephen Ward
British
Accused in the Profumo Affair scandal

Rajendra PrasadRajendra Prasad
Indian
Former President of India

Pope John XXIIIPope John XXIII
Italian
Pope

Dick PowellDick Powell
American
Singer

Diana ChurchillDiana Churchill
British
Winston Churchill's Daughter
Ngo Dinh DiemNgo Dinh Diem
Vietnamese
President of Vietnam

Jean CocteauJean Cocteau
French
Novelist, Poet, Artist & Filmmaker

John FarrowJohn Farrow
Australian, American
Film Director, Producer, Screenwriter

Hugh GaitskellHugh Gaitskell
British
Politician
Garrett MorganGarrett Morgan
American
Inventor

Adolphe MenjouAdolphe Menjou
American
Actor
Huseyn Shaheed SuhrawardyHuseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy
Pakistani
Former Prime Minister of Pakistan

Francis PoulencFrancis Poulenc
French
Musician

Paul HindemithPaul Hindemith
German
Composer
William BeveridgeWilliam Beveridge
British
Economist

Edith PiafEdith Piaf
French
Singer, Songwriter, Actress
Theodore RoethkeTheodore Roethke
American
Pulitzer Prize Winning Poet

A. J. LieblingA. J. Liebling
American
Journalist

Muhammad Ali BograMuhammad Ali Bogra
Pakistani
Former Prime Minister of Pakistan
Sam ShoemakerSam Shoemaker
American
Priest

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Eddie HallEddie Hall
American
Actor
Robert StroudRobert Stroud
American
Writer

Adrian Carton de WiartAdrian Carton de Wiart
British
Military personnel

Dinah WashingtonDinah Washington
American
Singer, Jazz musician

The Great GamaThe Great Gama
Pakistani
Amateur wrestler
Guy BurgessGuy Burgess
British
Spy, Journalist
William Carlos WilliamsWilliam Carlos Williams
American
Poet

Georges BraqueGeorges Braque
French
Sculptor, Painter, Engraver

Rogers HornsbyRogers Hornsby
American
Baseball player

Jacques HadamardJacques Hadamard
French
Mathematician
Theodor HeussTheodor Heuss
German
Politician, University teacher, Journalist

Archduchess Elisabeth Marie of AustriaArchduchess Elisabeth Marie of Austria
Austrian
Politician

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

Elmore JamesElmore James
American
Guitarist

Abd al-Karim QasimAbd al-Karim Qasim
Iraqi
Military personnel
Nâzım HikmetNâzım Hikmet
Greek, Russian
Poet

Remedios VaroRemedios Varo
Spanish
Painter
Tristan TzaraTristan Tzara
French
Art collector, Poet, Writer, Diplomat, Film

Oleg PenkovskyOleg Penkovsky
Russian
Spy

Rahul SankrityayanRahul Sankrityayan
Indian
Linguist, Author, Autobiographer, Biographer
Bernard Freyberg, 1st Baron FreybergBernard Freyberg, 1st Baron Freyberg
New Zealander, British
Military General

Frank DobsonFrank Dobson
British
Artist
Clifford OdetsClifford Odets
American
Screenwriter, Film director, Actor, Writer,

Yitzhak Ben-ZviYitzhak Ben-Zvi
Israeli, Ukrainian
Politician

Abd el-KrimAbd el-Krim
Egyptian
Political leader

Jean Bastien-ThiryJean Bastien-Thiry
French
Engineer, Aerospace engineer, Military personnel

Margaret MurrayMargaret Murray
British
Anthropologist, Archaeologist, Egyptologist
Stavros G. LivanosStavros G. Livanos
Greek
 

Fazlollah ZahediFazlollah Zahedi
Iranian
Politician

Edith HamiltonEdith Hamilton
American
Educator

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

Piero ManzoniPiero Manzoni
Italian
Artist, Painter
Hubert GoughHubert Gough
British
Military personnel

William Morris, 1st Viscount NuffieldWilliam Morris, 1st Viscount Nuffield
British
Philanthropist

K. M. PanikkarK. M. Panikkar
Indian
Diplomat
Sylvanus OlympioSylvanus Olympio
Togolese
Politician, Prime Minister

Elsa MaxwellElsa Maxwell
American
Writer
John Cowper PowysJohn Cowper Powys
British
Philosopher

W.E.B. Du BoisW.E.B. Du Bois
American
Journalist, Educator, Civil Rights Activist

Fritz ReinerFritz Reiner
Hungarian, American
Conductor, Composer
Mabel Walker WillebrandtMabel Walker Willebrandt
American
Lawyer

Luis CernudaLuis Cernuda
Spanish
Poet
Kay SageKay Sage
American
Artist

Sarit ThanaratSarit Thanarat
Thai
Politician

Margaret PrestonMargaret Preston
Australian
artist, painter

Patrick J. HurleyPatrick J. Hurley
American
Soldier
Melville J. HerskovitsMelville J. Herskovits
American
Anthropologist
Gene LipscombGene Lipscomb
American
American football player

Daniel MannixDaniel Mannix
Irish
Archbishop

Camille ChautempsCamille Chautemps
French
Politician

Amelita Galli-CurciAmelita Galli-Curci
Italian
Singer
Maurice Hankey, 1st Baron HankeyMaurice Hankey, 1st Baron Hankey
French, British
Civil Servant

Roy CazalyRoy Cazaly
Australian
Athlete

Ahmed Lutfi el-SayedAhmed Lutfi el-Sayed
Egyptian
Media person

Jacques VillonJacques Villon
French
Painter

Jacobus OudJacobus Oud
Netherlands Antilles
Architect
John Henry TaylorJohn Henry Taylor
British
Professional Golfer

Herbie NicholsHerbie Nichols
American
Musician
Eduard SprangerEduard Spranger
German
Philosopher

Daniel O. FagunwaDaniel O. Fagunwa
Nigerian
Author
Jean DecouxJean Decoux
French
French Admiral
Karl BühlerKarl Bühler
German
German psychologist