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.

Eli CohenEli Cohen
Egyptian, Israeli
Spy
Winston ChurchillWinston Churchill
British
Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

Malcolm XMalcolm X
American
Activist

Stan LaurelStan Laurel
British, American
Actor

T. S. EliotT. S. Eliot
American
Poet

Nat King ColeNat King Cole
American
Vocalist, Pianist
Le CorbusierLe Corbusier
Swiss, French
Architect

Shirley JacksonShirley Jackson
American
Author

Dorothy Jean DandridgeDorothy Dandridge
American
Actress

Henry A. WallaceHenry A. Wallace
American
33rd Vice President of the U.S.A.
Viola DesmondViola Desmond
Canadian, American
Businesswoman

Albert SchweitzerAlbert Schweitzer
French
Philosopher, Theologian

Lauri TörniLauri Törni
Vietnamese, Russian
Soldier

Clara BowClara Bow
American
Actress
Dorothy KilgallenDorothy Kilgallen
American
Journalist

Syngman RheeSyngman Rhee
South Korean
Statesman
William M. BranhamWilliam M. Branham
American
American Christian minister

Judy Holliday Judy Holliday
American
Actress

Lee Hoi-chuenLee Hoi-chuen
Chinese
Opera Singer, Actor
Linda DarnellLinda Darnell
American
Actress

Martin BuberMartin Buber
Austrian, Israeli
Philosopher
Paul TillichPaul Tillich
German, American
 

Nannie DossNannie Doss
American
Serial Killer

Viola LiuzzoViola Liuzzo
American
Civil Rights Activist

Henry TraversHenry Travers
British
Actor
Hermann StaudingerHermann Staudinger
German
Chemist

Milton AveryMilton Avery
American
Painter

Edward Victor AppletonEdward Victor Appleton
British
Physicist

Joseph ErlangerJoseph Erlanger
American
Physiologist
Philip Showalter HenchPhilip Showalter Hench
American
Physician

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William MaughamWilliam Maugham
British
Novelist & Playwright

Edgard VareseEdgard Varese
American
Composer

Fan S. NoliFan S. Noli
Albanian
Prime Minister of Albania

Max VolmerMax Volmer
German
Chemist
W. Somerset MaughamW. Somerset Maugham
French, British
Playwright, Novelist, Writer, Screenwriter

Edward R. MurrowEdward R. Murrow
American
Journalist
Nell CarterNell Carter
British
Actress

Farouk of EgyptFarouk of Egypt
Egyptian
Politician, Coin collecting

Dorothea LangeDorothea Lange
American
Journalist, Photographer, Artist, Photojournalist
Curly LambeauCurly Lambeau
American
Football Player

Gloria Morgan VanderbiltGloria Morgan Vanderbilt
American
Socialite, Actor
Lorraine HansberryLorraine Hansberry
American
Writer, Theatre director, Screenwriter,

David O. SelznickDavid O. Selznick
American
American film producer

Porfirio RubirosaPorfirio Rubirosa
Dominican
Diplomat

Malcolm Wheeler-NicholsonMalcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
American
Entrepreneur, Writer

Alan FreedAlan Freed
American
Disc jockey, Radio personality
Jeanette MacDonaldJeanette MacDonald
American
Film actor

Spike JonesSpike Jones
American
Musician

Felix FrankfurterFelix Frankfurter
Austrian
Judge

Father DivineFather Divine
American
 
Owney MaddenOwney Madden
British, American
Gangster

Frances PerkinsFrances Perkins
American
politician, sociologist
Constance BennettConstance Bennett
American
Actress

Helena RubinsteinHelena Rubinstein
Polish, American
Business women

Frederick FleetFrederick Fleet
British
Sailor
Sonny Boy Williamson IISonny Boy Williamson II
American
Singer

Frederick BrowningFrederick Browning
British
Military personnel
Maxime WeygandMaxime Weygand
French
Military personnel, Officer

Geoffrey de HavillandGeoffrey de Havilland
British
Aerospace engineer, Engineer, Test pilot, Aviator,

Henry CowellHenry Cowell
American
Composer, Musicologist, Music theorist, Pianist
Edogawa RanpoEdogawa Ranpo
Japanese
Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter, Literary critic,

Margaret DumontMargaret Dumont
American
Actress
Moshe SharettMoshe Sharett
Israeli, Ukrainian
Politician, Diplomat, Translator

Gheorghe Gheorghiu-DejGheorghe Gheorghiu-Dej
Romanian
Politician, Diplomat

Bill BlackBill Black
American
Musician

Freddie MillsFreddie Mills
British
Boxer
H. V. EvattH. V. Evatt
Australian
Politician, Diplomat, Writer, Lawyer, Judge
Jimmie Lee JacksonJimmie Lee Jackson
Civil Rights Activist

Arthur HolmesArthur Holmes
British
Geophysicist, Geologist

Hugh Lawson WhiteHugh Lawson White
American
Politician

Ingrid JonkerIngrid Jonker
South African
Poet, Writer
Hayato IkedaHayato Ikeda
Japanese
Prime Minister, Politician

Nickolas MurayNickolas Muray
American
Photographer, Fencer

William Somerset MaughamWilliam Somerset Maugham
British
 

David SmithDavid Smith
American
Sculptor

Abdul HamidAbdul Hamid
Indian
Soldier
Eduard EinsteinEduard Einstein
Swiss
Psychiatrist

Kurt HeegnerKurt Heegner
German
Mathematician
Harry Blackstone, Sr.Harry Blackstone, Sr.
American
 

Thomas Stearns EliotThomas Stearns Eliot
British, American
 

Bernard Mannes BaruchBernard Mannes Baruch
American
Financier
Hastings Lionel Ismay, Baron IsmayHastings Lionel Ismay, Baron Ismay
Indian, British
Military Officer

Walter Reginald HammondWalter Reginald Hammond
British
Cricketer