Famous People Who Died In 1971

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1971. This list includes people like Jim Morrison, Nikita Khrushchev, Audie Murphy, Coco Chanel, Louis Armstrong and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, soldiers, military leaders and physicists who died in 1971. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & Russia and many more countries.

Jim MorrisonJim Morrison
American
Singer-songwriter
Audie MurphyAudie Murphy
American
 

Louis ArmstrongLouis Armstrong
American
Musician

Nikita KhrushchevNikita Khrushchev
Russian, Russian
Prime Minister of Soviet Union

Coco ChanelCoco Chanel
French
Fashion Designer

Roy O. DisneyRoy O. Disney
American
Co-Founder of Walt Disney Company
Edie SedgwickEdie Sedgwick
American
Actress, Model

Vikram SarabhaiVikram Sarabhai
Indian
Scientist

Chesty PullerChesty Puller
American
United States Marine Corps lieutenant general
Philo FarnsworthPhilo Farnsworth
American
Inventor

François DuvalierFrançois Duvalier
Haitian
Politician, Physician
Reinhold NiebuhrReinhold Niebuhr
American
Theologian

Thomas E. DeweyThomas E. Dewey
American
Former Governor of New York

Joseph ValachiJoseph Valachi
American
Gangster

Diane ArbusDiane Arbus
American
Photographer

Van HeflinVan Heflin
American
Actor
Michael RennieMichael Rennie
British
Actor

Ralph BuncheRalph Bunche
American
American Political Scientist and Diplomat

Hugo BlackHugo Black
American
Former Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of

Ogden NashOgden Nash
American
Poet
Leo BurnettLeo Burnett
American
Businessman, Advertising Executive

John W. CampbellJohn W. Campbell
American
Science Fiction Writer
William TubmanWilliam Tubman
Liberian
Politician

Igor Yevgenyevich TammIgor Tamm
Russian
Physicist

Paul KarrerPaul Karrer
Swiss
Chemist
Sir William Lawrence BraggSir William Lawrence Bragg
British
Nobel Laureate in Physics

Nora Stanton Blatch BarneyNora Stanton Blatch Barney
American
Civil Engineer, Architect, Women’s Rights
George JacksonGeorge Jackson
American
African-American Left-Wing Activist & Marxist

A.P. HerbertA.P. Herbert
British
Humorist, Novelist, Playwright & Law Reform

Karl Lawrence KingKarl Lawrence King
American
Musician (Composer)
Duane AllmanDuane Allman
American
Guitarist, Singer, Musician, Songwriter

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Rudolf AbelRudolf Abel
British, Russian
Soviet spy
Pete DuelPete Duel
American
Actor

Pier AngeliPier Angeli
Italian
Actor

Ub IwerksUb Iwerks
American
Animator

Teddy HartTeddy Hart
American
Actor
Harold LloydHarold Lloyd
American
Actor, comedian, director, producer, screenwriter,
Franz StanglFranz Stangl
Austrian
Police officer, Officer

Gene VincentGene Vincent
American
Musician

Carlos P. GarciaCarlos P. Garcia
Filipino
Former President

Lin BiaoLin Biao
Chinese
Politician, Military personnel
Talitha GettyTalitha Getty
Actor, Model

György LukácsGyörgy Lukács
Hungarian
Philosopher

Bennett CerfBennett Cerf
American
Publisher

Margaret Bourke-WhiteMargaret Bourke-White
American
Photographer, War photographer, Photojournalist,

Dean AchesonDean Acheson
American
Former United States Secretary of State
Joe AdonisJoe Adonis
Italian
 

Paul LukasPaul Lukas
Hungarian, American
actor, screenwriter, film actor
Jacobo ÁrbenzJacobo Árbenz
Guatemalan
Politician, Military personnel

Max SteinerMax Steiner
Austrian, American
Conductor, Composer, Musician, Screenwriter, Film

Gotthard HeinriciGotthard Heinrici
German, Russian
Officer, Military personnel
Ralph BuncheRalph Bunche
American
Political scientist

James Cash PenneyJames Cash Penney
American
philanthropist
Samuel BronfmanSamuel Bronfman
Canadian
 

Arun KhetarpalArun Khetarpal
Indian
 

Mathilde KschessinskaMathilde Kschessinska
Russian
ballet dancer

Hermann HothHermann Hoth
German
Military personnel, Memoirist

Mátyás RákosiMátyás Rákosi
Hungarian
Politician
Seán LemassSeán Lemass
Irish
Politician

Dick TigerDick Tiger
Nigerian
Boxer

Arne JacobsenArne Jacobsen
Danish
Danish architect

Lothar RendulicLothar Rendulic
German
military personnel
Nirmal Jit Singh SekhonNirmal Jit Singh Sekhon
Indian
Officer

Richard MulcahyRichard Mulcahy
Irish
Politician
Wilhelm ListWilhelm List
German
Officer

Rockwell KentRockwell Kent
American
Painter

Sherman FairchildSherman Fairchild
American
Aerospace engineer, Engineer, Financier,
Stevie SmithStevie Smith
British
Poet, Illustrator, Novelist, Performer, Writer

Thomas DeweyThomas Dewey
American
Lawyer
Raoul HausmannRaoul Hausmann
Austrian
photographer, writer, sculptor, artist, painter

Frank RosenblattFrank Rosenblatt
American
Psychologist, Computer scientist

P. C. SorcarP. C. Sorcar
Indian
Stage magician
FernandelFernandel
French
Actor

Cyril BurtCyril Burt
British
Psychologist, University teacher, Geneticist
Jo SiffertJo Siffert
Swiss
Racing driver, Motorcycle racer, Racecar driver

Heinz LammerdingHeinz Lammerding
German
Engineer

John Marshall Harlan IIJohn Marshall Harlan II
American
Judge, Lawyer

William F. AlbrightWilliam F. Albright
American
Archaeologist
Allan NevinsAllan Nevins
American
Historian
Charles Portal, 1st Viscount Portal of HungerfordCharles Portal, 1st Viscount Portal of Hungerford
British
Senior military officer

Roger AdamsRoger Adams
American
Chemist

Vladislav VolkovVladislav Volkov
Russian
Cosmonaut

Helene WeigelHelene Weigel
Austrian, German
Actress
Marcel DupréMarcel Dupré
French
Musician

Tyrone GuthrieTyrone Guthrie
British
Director

Viktor PatsayevViktor Patsayev
Russian
Cosmonaut

John Desmond BernalJohn Desmond Bernal
British
Physicist, Philosopher, Inventor, University

Bernardo HoussayBernardo Houssay
Argentinian
Physician, Scientist, Pharmacist
Martín DihigoMartín Dihigo
Cuban
Baseball player

Rayner Goddard, Baron GoddardRayner Goddard, Baron Goddard
British
Justice
Elmer Eric SchattschneiderElmer Eric Schattschneider
American
Political scientist

Agnes Meyer DriscollAgnes Meyer Driscoll
American
Cryptologist
Roy Oliver DisneyRoy Oliver Disney
American
 
Garfield WoodGarfield Wood
American
Inventor