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
(35th President of the United States)

29 May 1917

American

Lee Harvey OswaldLee Harvey Oswald
(Armed force officer)

18 October 1939

American

C. S. LewisC. S. Lewis
(Novelist)

29 November 1898

Irish,British

Sylvia PlathSylvia Plath
(Poet, Novelist, and Writer)

27 October 1932

American

Robert FrostRobert Frost
(Poet)

26 March 1874

American

W. E. B. Du BoisW. E. B. Du Bois
(Civil Rights Activists)

23 February 1868

Ghanaian

Patsy ClinePatsy Cline
(Country Singer)

08 September 1932

American

Aldous HuxleyAldous Huxley
(Writer)

26 July 1894

British,American

Rajendra PrasadRajendra Prasad
(Former President of India)

03 December 1884

Indian

Medgar EversMedgar Evers

02 July 1925

American

Patrick Bouvier KennedyPatrick Bouvier Kennedy
(John F. Kennedy's Son)

07 August 1963

American

Pope John XXIIIPope John XXIII
(Pope)

25 November 1881

Italian

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Jean CocteauJean Cocteau
(Novelist, Poet, Artist & Filmmaker)

05 July 1889

French

Diana ChurchillDiana Churchill
(Winston Churchill's Daughter)

11 July 1909

British

Francis PoulencFrancis Poulenc
(Musician)

07 January 1899

French

John Villiers FarrowJohn Farrow
(Film Director, Producer, Screenwriter)

10 February 1904

Australian,American

Ernest R. Davis Ernie Davis
(American Football Player)

14 December 1939

American

Adolphe MenjouAdolphe Menjou
(Actor)

18 February 1890

American

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Paul HindemithPaul Hindemith
(Composer)

16 November 1895

German

William BeveridgeWilliam Beveridge
(Economist)

05 March 1879

British

Edith PiafEdith Piaf
(Singer, Songwriter, Actress)

19 December 1915

French

Theodore RoethkeTheodore Roethke
(Pulitzer Prize Winning Poet)

25 May 1908

American

A. J. LieblingA. J. Liebling
(Journalist)

18 October 1904

American

Muhammad Ali BograMuhammad Ali Bogra
(Former Prime Minister of Pakistan)

19 October 1909

Pakistani

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Sam ShoemakerSam Shoemaker
(Priest)

1893 AD

American

Ngo Dinh DiemNgo Dinh Diem
(Politician)

03 January 1901

Vietnamese

The Great GamaThe Great Gama
(Amateur wrestler)

22 May 1878

Pakistani

Dick PowellDick Powell
(American singer)

14 November 1904

American

Stephen WardStephen Ward
(Physician)

19 October 1912

British

Georges BraqueGeorges Braque
(Sculptor, Painter, Engraver)

13 May 1882

French

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Guy BurgessGuy Burgess
(Spy, Journalist)

16 April 1911

British

Dinah WashingtonDinah Washington
(Singer, Jazz musician)

29 August 1924

American

William Carlos WilliamsWilliam Carlos Williams
(Poet)

17 September 1883

American

Adrian Carton de WiartAdrian Carton de Wiart
(Military personnel)

05 May 1880

British

Garrett MorganGarrett Morgan
(Inventor)

04 March 1877

American

A. W. TozerA. W. Tozer
(Author)

21 April 1897

American

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Huseyn Shaheed SuhrawardyHuseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy
(Politician)

08 September 1892

Pakistani

Remedios VaroRemedios Varo
(Painter)

16 December 1908

Spanish

Elmore JamesElmore James
(Guitarist)

27 January 1918

American

Tristan TzaraTristan Tzara
(Art collector, Poet, Writer, Diplomat, Film director, Translator, Playwright, Essayist, Composer, Musician, Performance artist, Literary critic)

16 April 1896

French

Abd al-Karim QasimAbd al-Karim Qasim
(Military personnel)

21 November 1914

Iraqi

Theodor HeussTheodor Heuss
(Politician, University teacher, Journalist)

31 January 1884

German

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Alan Brooke, 1st Viscount AlanbrookeAlan Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke
(Military personnel)

23 July 1883

British

Archduchess Elisabeth Marie of AustriaArchduchess Elisabeth Marie of Austria
(Politician)

02 September 1883

Austrian

Oleg PenkovskyOleg Penkovsky
(Spy)

23 April 1919

Russian

Hubert GoughHubert Gough
(Military personnel)

12 August 1870

British

John Fitzgerald KennedyJohn Fitzgerald Kennedy
(Politician, Military Officer, Author)

29 May 1917

American

Nâzım HikmetNâzım Hikmet
(Poet)

15 January 1902

Greek,Russian

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Clifford OdetsClifford Odets
(Screenwriter, Film director, Actor, Writer, Playwright, Stage actor)

18 July 1906

American

Rahul SankrityayanRahul Sankrityayan
(Linguist, Author, Autobiographer, Biographer)

09 April 1893

Indian

Abd el-KrimAbd el-Krim
(Political leader)

1882 AD

Egyptian

Yitzhak Ben-ZviYitzhak Ben-Zvi
(Politician, Historian, Writer)

24 November 1884

Israeli,Ukrainian

Piero ManzoniPiero Manzoni
(Artist, Painter)

13 July 1933

Italian

Margaret MurrayMargaret Murray
(Anthropologist, Archaeologist, Egyptologist)

13 July 1863

British

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Louis MacNeiceLouis MacNeice
(Poet, Writer, Playwright)

12 September 1907

British

Jean Bastien-ThiryJean Bastien-Thiry
(Engineer, Aerospace engineer, Military personnel)

19 October 1927

French

Bernard Freyberg, 1st Baron FreybergBernard Freyberg, 1st Baron Freyberg
(Politician, Officer)

21 March 1889

New Zealander,British

Stavros G. LivanosStavros G. Livanos

1891 AD

Greek

Kurt ZeitzlerKurt Zeitzler
(Officer)

09 June 1895

German

Jacques HadamardJacques Hadamard
(Mathematician, Professor)

08 December 1865

French

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Sylvanus OlympioSylvanus Olympio
(Politician, Prime Minister)

06 September 1902

Togolese

Mabel Walker WillebrandtMabel Walker Willebrandt
(Lawyer)

23 May 1889

American

Margaret PrestonMargaret Preston
(artist, painter)

29 April 1875

Australian

Fritz ReinerFritz Reiner
(Conductor, Composer)

19 December 1888

Hungarian,American

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

1868 AD

American

Thich Quang DucThich Quang Duc
(Vietnamese monk)

1897 AD

Vietnamese

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Karl Amadeus HartmannKarl Amadeus Hartmann
(Composer)

02 August 1905

German

Herbert Spencer GasserHerbert Spencer Gasser
(physiologist)

05 July 1888

American

Alfred Whitney GriswoldAlfred Whitney Griswold
(Historian)

27 October 1906

American

Theodore von KarmanTheodore von Karman
(Mathematician)

11 May 1881

Hungarian

Patrick MacGillPatrick MacGill
(Journalist, Poet)

24 December 1889

Irish

Yasujiro OzuYasujiro Ozu
(Japanese film director)

12 December 1903

Japanese

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Abdul Karim QassimAbdul Karim Qassim
(Political leader)

21 November 1914

Iraqi

Harry LewHarry Lew
(Basketball player)

04 January 1884

American

SivanandaSivananda

08 September 1887

Indian