Famous People Who Died In 1969

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1969. This list includes people like Judy Garland, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Sharon Tate, Ho Chi Minh, Princess Alice of Battenberg and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, military leaders, artists and presidents who died in 1969. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom & India and many more countries.

Judy GarlandJudy Garland
(Singer)

10 June 1922

American

Sharon TateSharon Tate
(Model, Film Actress, Television Actress)

24 January 1943

American

MadhubalaMadhubala
(Actress)

14 February 1933

Indian

Dwight D. EisenhowerDwight D. Eisenhower
(34th U.S. President)

14 October 1890

American

Ho Chi MinhHo Chi Minh
(Former PM and President of Democratic Republic of Vietnam)

19 May 1890

Vietnamese

Brian JonesBrian Jones
(Founder of the Rolling Stones)

28 February 1942

British

Jack KerouacJack Kerouac
(Novelist, Poet)

12 March 1922

American

Rocky MarcianoRocky Marciano
(Professional Boxer)

01 September 1923

American

Princess Alice of BattenbergPrincess Alice of Battenberg
(Princess Andrew of Greece and Denmark)

25 February 1885

British

Boris KarloffBoris Karloff
(Actor)

23 November 1887

British

Mary Jo KopechneMary Jo Kopechne
(Political Campaign Specialist of Robert F. Kennedy)

26 July 1940

American

Ludwig Mies van der RoheLudwig Mies van der Rohe
(Architect)

27 March 1886

German

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Walter GropiusWalter Gropius
(Architect)

18 May 1883

German,American

Conrad Hilton Jr.Conrad Hilton Jr.
(Socialite, Entrepreneur)

06 July 1926

American

Saud of Saudi ArabiaSaud of Saudi Arabia
(Former King of Saudi Arabia)

15 January 1902

Saudi Arabian

Allen DullesAllen Dulles
(Former Diplomat & Head of CIA)

07 April 1893

American

Abigail FolgerAbigail Folger
(Business Women)

11 August 1943

American

Howard McNearHoward McNear
(Actor)

27 January 1905

American

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Diane LinkletterDiane Linkletter
(Art Linkletter's Daughter)

31 October 1948

American

Iskander MirzaIskander Mirza
(Former President of Pakistan)

15 November 1899

Pakistani

Morihei UeshibaMorihei Ueshiba
(Martial Artist)

14 December 1883

Japanese

Everett McKinley DirksenEverett Dirksen
(Former U.S. Senator)

04 January 1896

American

Josef von SternbergJosef von Sternberg
(Film Director)

29 May 1894

American

Norman LindsayNorman Lindsay
(Artist)

22 February 1879

Australian

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Leo McCareyLeo McCarey
(Film Director)

03 October 1898

American

Dr Zakir HussainDr Zakir Husain
(Former President of India)

08 February 1897

Indian

Otto SternOtto Stern
(Physicist)

17 February 1888

German

Dominique PireDominique Pire
(Cleric, Educator)

10 February 1910

Belgian

Cecil Frank Powell C. F. Powell
(Physicist)

05 December 1903

British

Frank KingFrank King
(cartoonist)

09 April 1883

American

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John AltoonJohn Altoon
(Painter)

05 November 1925

American

Vito GenoveseVito Genovese
(Drug trafficker)

27 November 1897

American

Theodor W. AdornoTheodor W. Adorno
(Philosopher, Composer, Musicologist, Sociologist, University teacher, Literary critic, Music critic)

11 September 1903

German,American

Donald CrowhurstDonald Crowhurst
(entrepreneur, navigator)

1932 AD

Indian

Franz von PapenFranz von Papen
(Chancellor , Prime Minister)

29 October 1879

German

Itzhak SternItzhak Stern
(Accountant)

25 January 1901

Israeli,Polish

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Meher BabaMeher Baba

25 February 1894

Indian

C. N. AnnaduraiC. N. Annadurai
(Politician, Screenwriter, Writer)

15 September 1909

Indian

Walter HagenWalter Hagen
(Golfer)

21 December 1892

American

Liu ShaoqiLiu Shaoqi
(Chinese revolutionary)

24 November 1898

Chinese

Leonard ChessLeonard Chess
(Record producer)

12 March 1917

American

Assia WevillAssia Wevill
(Socialite, Poet)

15 May 1927

German

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Kliment VoroshilovKliment Voroshilov
(Military officer)

04 February 1881

Russian

Sonja HenieSonja Henie
(Actor, Figure skater)

08 April 1912

Norwegian

Otto DixOtto Dix
(Painter, Esperantist, University teacher)

02 December 1891

German

John Kennedy TooleJohn Kennedy Toole
(Writer, novelist, soldier, professor)

17 December 1937

American

Raymond A. SpruanceRaymond A. Spruance
(Officer, Diplomat)

03 July 1886

American

Harold Alexander, 1st Earl Alexander of TunisHarold Alexander, 1st Earl Alexander of Tunis
(Politician, Officer)

10 December 1891

British

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Levi EshkolLevi Eshkol
(Politician)

25 October 1895

Israeli,Ukrainian

Karl JaspersKarl Jaspers
(Philosopher, Psychiatrist, Physician, Theologian, University teacher, Writer)

23 February 1883

Swiss,German

Coleman HawkinsColeman Hawkins
(Saxophonist, Jazz musician)

21 November 1904

American

Frank LoesserFrank Loesser
(Composer, Librettist, Lyricist, Songwriter, Film score composer)

29 June 1910

American

Jan PalachJan Palach
(Activist)

11 August 1948

Czech

Paul ChambersPaul Chambers
(Composer, Jazz musician)

22 April 1935

American

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Harley EarlHarley Earl
(Designer, Automotive designer)

22 November 1893

American

Li ZongrenLi Zongren
(Politician)

13 August 1890

Chinese

Bud CollyerBud Collyer
(Voice actor, Actor)

18 June 1908

American

R. G. LeTourneauR. G. LeTourneau

30 November 1888

American

Eberhard von MackensenEberhard von Mackensen
(Military personnel)

24 September 1889

German

Joseph P. KennedyJoseph P. Kennedy
(Business Leader, Diplomat)

1888 AD

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C. W. W. KannangaraC. W. W. Kannangara
(Diplomat, Politician)

13 October 1884

Sri Lankan

Witold GombrowiczWitold Gombrowicz
(Writer, Playwright, Novelist, Diarist, Poet lawyer)

04 August 1904

Polish

Arthur FriedenreichArthur Friedenreich
(Association football player)

18 July 1892

Brazilian

Martita HuntMartita Hunt
(Actor, Stage actor)

30 January 1899

British

Elbert Frank CoxElbert Frank Cox
(American mathematician)

05 December 1895

American

Gavin MaxwellGavin Maxwell
(Naturalist, Writer)

15 July 1914

British

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Ben ShahnBen Shahn
(Photographer, Painter)

12 September 1898

American

Rómulo GallegosRómulo Gallegos
(Novelist)

02 August 1884

Venezuelan

Krzysztof KomedaKrzysztof Komeda
(Composer, Pianist, Jazz musician, Film score composer)

27 April 1931

Polish

Ramón GrauRamón Grau
(politician, physician)

13 September 1881

Cuban

Harry Hammond HessHarry Hammond Hess
(Geologist, Officer)

24 May 1906

American

Frederic BartlettFrederic Bartlett
(Teacher, Psychologist, University teacher)

20 October 1886

British

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Michael LippertMichael Lippert
(Police officer, Torturer)

24 April 1897

German

Karl FreundKarl Freund
(Cinematographer, Film director, Screenwriter)

16 January 1890

American

Mikio NaruseMikio Naruse
(Film director, Writer, Film producer, Screenwriter)

20 August 1905

Japanese