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
British
Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Malcolm XMalcolm X
American
Activist

Eli CohenEli Cohen
Egyptian, Israeli
Spy

Nat King ColeNat King Cole
American
Vocalist, Pianist

T. S. EliotT. S. Eliot
American
Poet

Stan LaurelStan Laurel
British, American
Actor
Le CorbusierLe Corbusier
Swiss, French
Architect

Shirley JacksonShirley Jackson
American
Author

Dorothy Jean DandridgeDorothy Dandridge
American
Actress

Viola DesmondViola Desmond
Canadian, American
Businesswoman

Albert SchweitzerAlbert Schweitzer
French
Philosopher, Theologian
Henry A. WallaceHenry A. Wallace
American
33rd Vice President of the U.S.A.

Lauri TörniLauri Törni
Vietnamese, Russian
Soldier

Clara BowClara Bow
American
Actress
Judy Holliday Judy Holliday
American
Actress

Edward R. MurrowEdward R. Murrow
American
Broadcaster
Dorothy KilgallenDorothy Kilgallen
American
Journalist

Syngman RheeSyngman Rhee
South Korean
Statesman

Lee Hoi-chuenLee Hoi-chuen
Chinese
Opera Singer, Actor
Dorothea LangeDorothea Lange
American
Photographer

William M. BranhamWilliam M. Branham
American
American Christian minister
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

Edward Victor AppletonEdward Victor Appleton
British
Physicist

Milton AveryMilton Avery
American
Painter

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Philip Showalter HenchPhilip Showalter Hench
American
Physician

Joseph ErlangerJoseph Erlanger
American
Physiologist

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
Nell CarterNell Carter
British
Actress

Farouk of EgyptFarouk of Egypt
Egyptian
Politician, Coin collecting

Father DivineFather Divine
American
 
Curly LambeauCurly Lambeau
American
Football Player

Lorraine HansberryLorraine Hansberry
American
Writer, Theatre director, Screenwriter,
David O. SelznickDavid O. Selznick
American
American film producer

Porfirio RubirosaPorfirio Rubirosa
Dominican
Diplomat

Alan FreedAlan Freed
American
Disc jockey, Radio personality

Malcolm Wheeler-NicholsonMalcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
American
Entrepreneur, Writer

Jeanette MacDonaldJeanette MacDonald
American
Film actor
Owney MaddenOwney Madden
British, American
Gangster

Spike JonesSpike Jones
American
Musician

Felix FrankfurterFelix Frankfurter
Austrian
Judge

Gloria Morgan VanderbiltGloria Morgan Vanderbilt
American
Socialite, Actor
Frances PerkinsFrances Perkins
American
politician, sociologist

Constance BennettConstance Bennett
American
Actress
Helena RubinsteinHelena Rubinstein
Polish, American
Business women

Amos Alonzo StaggAmos Alonzo Stagg
American
Athlete

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

Gheorghe Gheorghiu-DejGheorghe Gheorghiu-Dej
Romanian
Politician, Diplomat
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
Frederick BrowningFrederick Browning
British
Military personnel

Margaret DumontMargaret Dumont
American
Actress
Edogawa RanpoEdogawa Ranpo
Japanese
Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter, Literary critic,

Bill BlackBill Black
American
Musician

W. T. CosgraveW. T. Cosgrave
Irish
Politician

Moshe SharettMoshe Sharett
Israeli, Ukrainian
Politician, Diplomat, Translator
Eleanor FarjeonEleanor Farjeon
British
Writer
Freddie MillsFreddie Mills
British
Boxer

Mehdi Ben BarkaMehdi Ben Barka
Moroccan
Politician

Sherman MintonSherman Minton
American
Senator

H. V. EvattH. V. Evatt
Australian
Politician, Diplomat, Writer, Lawyer, Judge
Jimmie Lee JacksonJimmie Lee Jackson
Civil Rights Activist

Randall JarrellRandall Jarrell
American
Poet

Hugh Lawson WhiteHugh Lawson White
American
Politician

Arthur HolmesArthur Holmes
British
Geophysicist, Geologist

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

Nickolas MurayNickolas Muray
American
Photographer, Fencer
Abdul HamidAbdul Hamid
Indian
Soldier

William Somerset MaughamWilliam Somerset Maugham
British
 

David SmithDavid Smith
American
Sculptor
Eduard EinsteinEduard Einstein
Swiss
Psychiatrist

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

Bernard Mannes BaruchBernard Mannes Baruch
American
Financier

Edward Elmer SmithEdward Elmer Smith
American
Novelist

Hastings Lionel Ismay, Baron IsmayHastings Lionel Ismay, Baron Ismay
Indian, British
Military Officer
Walter Reginald HammondWalter Reginald Hammond
British
Cricketer

Othmar Herman AmmannOthmar Herman Ammann
Swiss, American
Civil engineer