Famous People Who Died In 1967

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1967. This list includes people like Che Guevara, Jayne Mansfield, Vivien Leigh, Otis Redding, Jack Ruby and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, artists, poets and military leaders who died in 1967. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & Italy and many more countries.
Vote for Your Favourite People Who Died In 1967

Right IconThis ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

 1 
Che Guevara
(Revolutionary)
Che Guevara
199
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 14, 1928
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Rosario, Argentina
Died: October 9
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 2 
Jayne Mansfield
(Best Known for Her Role as ‘Rita Marlowe’ in the Broadway Play 'Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?)
Jayne Mansfield
21
Birthdate: April 19, 1933
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: June 29
 3 
Vivien Leigh
(British Actress Known for Her Roles in the Films: ‘Gone with the Wind’ and ‘A Streetcar Named Desire’)
Vivien Leigh
18
Birthdate: November 5, 1913
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Darjeeling, India
Died: July 8
 4 
Otis Redding
(Singer-songwriter)
Otis Redding
41
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 9, 1941
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Dawson, Georgia, United States
Died: December 10
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 5 
J. Robert Oppenheimer
(American Theoretical Physicist and Former Wartime Head of the ‘Los Alamos Laboratory’)
J. Robert Oppenheimer
13
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: April 22, 1904
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: February 18
 6 
Langston Hughes
(One of the Earliest Innovators of the Literary Art Form Called Jazz Poetry)
Langston Hughes
33
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: February 1, 1901
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Joplin, Missouri, United States
Died: May 22
 7 
John Coltrane
(One of the Most Influential Saxophonists in Music History)
John Coltrane
11
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: September 23, 1926
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: HaHamlet, North Carolina, United States
Died: July 17
 8 
Gus Grissom
(Fighter Pilot, Test Pilot and Astronaut)
Gus Grissom
25
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 3, 1926
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Mitchell, Indiana, United States
Died: January 27
 9 
Spencer Tracy
(One of the Greatest Actors of Hollywood's Golden Age)
Spencer Tracy
16
Birthdate: April 5, 1900
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
Died: June 10
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 10 
Woody Guthrie
(Singer-songwriter)
Woody Guthrie
20
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: July 14, 1912
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Okemah, Oklahoma, United States
Died: October 3
 11 
Rene Magritte
(Belgian Surrealist Artist, Who Became Well Known for Creating a Number of Witty and Thought-Provoking Images)
Rene Magritte
12
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 21, 1898
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lessines, Belgium
Died: August 15
 12 
Puyi
(Last Emperor of China)
Puyi
15
Birthdate: February 7, 1906
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Beijing, China
Died: October 17
 13 
Vladimir Komarov
(First Cosmonaut to Fly into Space Twice and the First Human to Die in a Space Flight)
Vladimir Komarov
6
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 16, 1927
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: April 24
 14 
Edward Hopper
(American Painter and Printmaker)
Edward Hopper
1
Birthdate: July 22, 1882
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Upper Nyack, New York, United States
Died: May 15
 15 
Brian Epstein
(Businessperson, Impresario, Talent agent, Talent manager)
Brian Epstein
15
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 19, 1934
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Liverpool
Died: August 27
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 16 
Harold Holt
(Former Prime Minister of Australia)
Harold Holt
18
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 5, 1908
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Stanmore
Died: December 17
 17 
Basil Rathbone
(British Actor Who Portrayed Sherlock Holmes in 14 Hollywood Films)
Basil Rathbone
4
Birthdate: June 13, 1892
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Johannesburg, South Africa
Died: July 21
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 18 
Mohammad Mosaddegh
(Political Leader)
Mohammad Mosaddegh
22
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 16, 1882
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Tehran, Iran
Died: March 5
 19 
Siegfried Sassoon
(English War Poet and Soldier Who Became One of the Leading Poets of the First World War)
Siegfried Sassoon
4
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 8, 1886
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Matfield, Kent, England
Died: September 1
 20 
Claude Rains
(One of the Greatest Character Stars on the Big Screen)
Claude Rains
7
Birthdate: November 10, 1889
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Clapham, London, England, United Kingdom
Died: May 30
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 21 
Dorothy Parker
(American Poet, Critic & Satirist Who Was Known for Her Wit, Wisecracks, and Eye for 20th-Century Urban Foibles)
Dorothy Parker
9
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 22, 1893
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Long Branch, New Jersey, United States
Died: June 7
Height: 4'11" (150 cm)
 22 
Bert Lahr
(Actor)
Bert Lahr
2
Birthdate: August 13, 1895
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: December 4
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 23 
Ann Sheridan
(Actress)
Ann Sheridan
1
Birthdate: February 21, 1915
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Denton, Texas, USA
Died: January 21
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 24 
Evelyn Nesbit
(Actress)
Evelyn Nesbit
4
Birthdate: December 25, 1884
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tarentum, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: January 14
 25 
Konrad Adenauer
(Former Chancellor of Germany)
Konrad Adenauer
8
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 5, 1876
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Cologne
Died: April 19
 26 
Carl Sandburg
(Writer & Editor)
Carl Sandburg
2
Birthdate: January 6, 1878
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Galesburg, Illinois, United States
Died: July 22
 27 
John Nance Garner
(32nd Vice President of the United States)
John Nance Garner
4
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 22, 1868
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Detroit
Died: November 7
 28 
Ed White
(Engineer)
Ed White
4
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 14, 1930
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: San Antonio, Texas, United States
Died: January 27
 29 
Paul Muni
(American Stage and Film Actor)
Paul Muni
5
Birthdate: September 22, 1895
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Lviv
Died: August 25
 30 
Felix Yusupov
(Prince of Russia)
Felix Yusupov
1
Birthdate: March 23, 1887
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: September 27
 31 
David Unaipon
(Preacher)
David Unaipon
21
Birthdate: September 28, 1872
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: South Australia
Died: February 7
 32 
Clement Attlee
(Former British Prime Minister)
Clement Attlee
6
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 3, 1883
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Putney
Died: October 8
 33 
Roger B. Chaffee
(American Aviator, Naval Officer, NASA Astronaut, and Aeronautical Engineer)
Roger B. Chaffee
7
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 15, 1935
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Grand Rapids
Died: January 27
 34 
Harald Quandt
(Industrialist, the son of industrialist Günther Quandt and Magda Behrend Rietschel)
Harald Quandt
3
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: November 1, 1921
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Charlottenburg, Berlin, Germany
Died: September 22
 35 
Jimmie Foxx
(Baseball player)
Jimmie Foxx
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 22, 1907
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Sudlersville, Maryland, United States
Died: July 21
 36 
Carson McCullers
(American novelist)
Carson McCullers
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 19, 1917
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Columbus, Georgia, USA
Died: September 29
 37 
Barbara Lee Payton
3
Birthdate: November 16, 1927
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cloquet, Minnesota, United States
Died: May 8
 38 
Alice B. Toklas
(Writer, Autobiographer, Memoirist)
Alice B. Toklas
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: April 30, 1877
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: San Francisco
Died: March 7
 39 
Fred C Koch
(Chemical Engineer, Entrepreneur)
Fred C Koch
5
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: September 23, 1900
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Quanah, Texas, United States
Died: November 17
 40 
Joseph Pilates
(Physical Trainer and Inventor of the 'Pilates' Method of Physical Fitness)
Joseph Pilates
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 9, 1883
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Mönchengladbach, Germany
Died: October 9
 41 
Tom Conway
(British Actor Best Known for His Portrayals of Private Detectives)
Tom Conway
1
Birthdate: September 15, 1904
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: April 22
 42 
Jane Darwell
(Known for Playing the 'Matriarch of the Joad family' in the ‘Grapes of Wrath’ & the 'Bird Woman' in ‘Mary Poppins')
Jane Darwell
1
Birthdate: October 15, 1879
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Palmyra, Missouri, United States
Died: August 13
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 43 
Françoise Dorléac
(French Actress Known for Her Films: ‘That Man from Rio’, ‘The Soft Skin’, and ‘Cul-de-sac’)
Françoise Dorléac
5
Birthdate: March 21, 1942
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: June 26
 44 
Fatima Jinnah
(Sister of Muhammad Ali Jinnah)
Fatima Jinnah
15
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 31, 1893
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Karachi
Died: July 8
 45 
Henry J. Kaiser
(Engineer, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist)
Henry J. Kaiser
3
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: May 9, 1882
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Sprout Brook
Died: August 24
 46 
Violeta Parra
(Composer)
Violeta Parra
5
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 4, 1917
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: San Carlos, Chile
Died: February 5
 47 
Zoltan Kodaly
(Hungarian Composer and Creator of the ‘Kodály Method’ of Music Education)
Zoltan Kodaly
4
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: December 16, 1882
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kecskemét, Hungary
Died: March 6
 48 
Andy Clyde
(Stage actor, Film actor)
Andy Clyde
0
Birthdate: March 25, 1892
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Blairgowrie and Rattray
Died: May 18
 49 
Gordon Allport
(Psychologist, Academic, University teacher, Non-fiction writer)
Gordon Allport
1
Birthdate: November 11, 1897
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Montezuma
Died: October 9
 50 
Joe Orton
(Playwright, Screenwriter, Writer)
Joe Orton
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 1, 1933
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Leicester
Died: August 9