Famous People Who Died In 1965

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1965. This list includes people like Winston Churchill, Malcolm X, T. S. Eliot, Nat King Cole, Le Corbusier and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, playwrights, novelists and diplomats who died in 1965. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Germany and many more countries.

Winston ChurchillWinston Churchill
(Prime Minister of the United Kingdom)

30 November 1874

British

Malcolm XMalcolm X
(Minister)

19 May 1925

American

Stan LaurelStan Laurel
(Actor)

16 June 1890

British,American

Nat King ColeNat King Cole
(Vocalist, Pianist)

17 March 1919

American

Viola DesmondViola Desmond
(Businesswoman)

06 July 1914

Canadian,American

T. S. EliotT. S. Eliot
(Poet)

26 September 1888

American

Le CorbusierLe Corbusier
(Architect)

06 October 1887

Swiss,French

Shirley JacksonShirley Jackson
(Author)

14 December 1916

American

Dorothy Jean DandridgeDorothy Dandridge
(Actress)

09 November 1922

American

Adlai Stevenson IIAdlai Stevenson II

05 February 1900

American

Dorothy KilgallenDorothy Kilgallen
(Journalist)

03 July 1913

American

Henry A. WallaceHenry A. Wallace
(33rd Vice President of the U.S.A.)

07 October 1888

American

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Albert SchweitzerAlbert Schweitzer
(Philosopher, Theologian)

14 January 1875

French

Clara BowClara Bow
(Actress)

29 July 1905

American

Linda DarnellLinda Darnell
(Actress)

16 October 1923

American

Judy Holliday Judy Holliday
(Actress)

21 June 1921

American

Syngman RheeSyngman Rhee
(Statesman)

26 March 1875

South Korean

Nannie DossNannie Doss
(Serial Killer)

04 November 1905

American

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Lauri TörniLauri Törni
(Soldier)

28 May 1919

Vietnamese,Russian

William M. BranhamWilliam M. Branham
(American Christian minister)

06 April 1909

American

Lee Hoi-chuenLee Hoi-chuen
(Opera Singer, Actor)

04 February 1901

Chinese

Viola LiuzzoViola Liuzzo
(Civil Rights Activist)

11 April 1925

American

Paul TillichPaul Tillich

20 August 1886

German,American

Martin BuberMartin Buber
(Philosopher)

08 February 1878

Austrian,Israeli

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Fan S. NoliFan S. Noli
(Prime Minister of Albania)

06 January 1882

Albanian

Milton AveryMilton Avery
(Painter)

07 March 1885

American

Hermann StaudingerHermann Staudinger
(Chemist)

23 March 1881

German

Paul Hermann MüllerPaul Hermann Müller
(Chemist)

12 January 1899

Swiss

Edward Victor AppletonEdward Victor Appleton
(Physicist)

06 September 1892

British

William MaughamWilliam Maugham
(Novelist & Playwright)

25 January 1874

British

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Joseph ErlangerJoseph Erlanger
(Physiologist)

05 January 1874

American

Philip Showalter HenchPhilip Showalter Hench
(Physician)

28 February 1896

American

Max VolmerMax Volmer
(Chemist)

03 May 1885

German

Edgard VareseEdgard Varese
(Composer)

22 December 1883

American

W. Somerset MaughamW. Somerset Maugham
(Playwright, Novelist, Writer, Screenwriter)

25 January 1874

French,British

Lorraine HansberryLorraine Hansberry
(Writer, Theatre director, Screenwriter, Playwright, Human rights activist)

19 May 1930

American

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Dorothea LangeDorothea Lange
(Journalist, Photographer, Artist, Photojournalist)

26 May 1895

American

Farouk of EgyptFarouk of Egypt
(Politician, Coin collecting)

11 February 1920

Egyptian

Edward R. MurrowEdward R. Murrow
(Journalist)

25 April 1908

American

Spike JonesSpike Jones
(Musician)

1911 AD

American

Freddie MillsFreddie Mills
(Boxer)

26 June 1919

British

David O. SelznickDavid O. Selznick
(American film producer)

10 May 1902

American

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Eli CohenEli Cohen
(spy)

06 December 1924

Israeli

Gloria Morgan VanderbiltGloria Morgan Vanderbilt
(Socialite, Actor)

23 August 1904

American

Alan FreedAlan Freed
(Disc jockey, Radio personality)

15 December 1921

American

Malcolm Wheeler-NicholsonMalcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
(Entrepreneur, Writer)

04 January 1890

American

Frances PerkinsFrances Perkins
(politician, sociologist)

10 April 1880

American

Owney MaddenOwney Madden
(Gangster)

18 December 1891

British,American

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Frederick FleetFrederick Fleet
(Sailor)

15 October 1887

British

Father DivineFather Divine

American

Sonny Boy Williamson IISonny Boy Williamson II
(Singer)

05 December 1912

American

Frederick BrowningFrederick Browning
(Military personnel)

20 October 1896

British

Maxime WeygandMaxime Weygand
(Military personnel, Officer)

21 January 1867

French

Geoffrey de HavillandGeoffrey de Havilland
(Aerospace engineer, Engineer, Test pilot, Aviator, Entrepreneur)

27 July 1882

British

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Bill BlackBill Black
(Musician)

17 September 1926

American

Gheorghe Gheorghiu-DejGheorghe Gheorghiu-Dej
(Politician, Diplomat)

08 November 1901

Romanian

Henry CowellHenry Cowell
(Composer, Musicologist, Music theorist, Pianist)

11 March 1897

American

Edogawa RanpoEdogawa Ranpo
(Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter, Literary critic, Science fiction writer)

21 October 1894

Japanese

Moshe SharettMoshe Sharett
(Politician, Diplomat, Translator)

15 October 1894

Israeli,Ukrainian

Nickolas MurayNickolas Muray
(Photographer, Fencer)

15 February 1892

American

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Jimmie Lee JacksonJimmie Lee Jackson
(Civil Rights Activist)

1938 AD

Arthur HolmesArthur Holmes
(Geophysicist, Geologist)

14 January 1890

British

H. V. EvattH. V. Evatt
(Politician, Diplomat, Writer, Lawyer, Judge)

30 April 1894

Australian

Ingrid JonkerIngrid Jonker
(Poet, Writer)

19 September 1933

South African

Hayato IkedaHayato Ikeda
(Prime Minister, Politician)

03 December 1899

Japanese

Hugh Lawson WhiteHugh Lawson White
(Politician)

19 August 1881

American

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David SmithDavid Smith
(Sculptor)

09 March 1906

American

Abdul HamidAbdul Hamid
(Soldier)

01 July 1933

Indian

Eduard EinsteinEduard Einstein
(Psychiatrist)

28 July 1910

Swiss

William Somerset MaughamWilliam Somerset Maugham

25 January 1874

British

Harry Blackstone, Sr.Harry Blackstone, Sr.

27 September 1885

American

Kurt HeegnerKurt Heegner
(Mathematician)

16 December 1893

German

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Thomas Stearns EliotThomas Stearns Eliot

26 September 1888

British,American

Bernard Mannes BaruchBernard Mannes Baruch
(Financier)

19 August 1870

American