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.

Vikram SarabhaiVikram Sarabhai
Indian
Scientist
Jim MorrisonJim Morrison
American
Singer, Lyricist, Poet, Musician, Filmmaker

Audie MurphyAudie Murphy
American
 

Coco ChanelCoco Chanel
French
Fashion Designer

Louis ArmstrongLouis Armstrong
American
Musician

Nikita KhrushchevNikita Khrushchev
Russian, Russian
Prime Minister of Soviet Union
Roy O. DisneyRoy O. Disney
American
Co-Founder of Walt Disney Company

Edie SedgwickEdie Sedgwick
American
Actress, Model

Chesty PullerChesty Puller
American
United States Marine Corps lieutenant general

Philo FarnsworthPhilo Farnsworth
American
Inventor
Diane ArbusDiane Arbus
American
Photographer

Thomas E. DeweyThomas E. Dewey
American
Former Governor of New York
Van HeflinVan Heflin
American
Actor

Reinhold NiebuhrReinhold Niebuhr
American
Theologian

Michael RennieMichael Rennie
British
Actor
John W. CampbellJohn W. Campbell
American
Science Fiction Writer

Ogden NashOgden Nash
American
Poet
Ralph BuncheRalph Bunche
American
American Political Scientist and Diplomat

Leo BurnettLeo Burnett
American
Businessman, Advertising Executive

William TubmanWilliam Tubman
Liberian
Politician
Igor Yevgenyevich TammIgor Tamm
Russian
Physicist

Paul KarrerPaul Karrer
Swiss
Chemist
Nora Stanton Blatch BarneyNora Stanton Blatch Barney
American
Civil Engineer, Architect, Women’s Rights

George JacksonGeorge Jackson
American
African-American Left-Wing Activist & Marxist

Sir William Lawrence BraggSir William Lawrence Bragg
British
Nobel Laureate in Physics

A.P. HerbertA.P. Herbert
British
Humorist, Novelist, Playwright & Law Reform
Karl Lawrence KingKarl Lawrence King
American
Musician (Composer)
Igor StravinskyIgor Stravinsky
Russian
Composer

Duane AllmanDuane Allman
American
Guitarist, Singer, Musician, Songwriter

Pete DuelPete Duel
American
Actor

François DuvalierFrançois Duvalier
Haitian
Politician, Physician
Pier AngeliPier Angeli
Italian
Actor

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Harold LloydHarold Lloyd
American
Actor, comedian, director, producer, screenwriter,

Ub IwerksUb Iwerks
American
Animator

Teddy HartTeddy Hart
American
Actor

Lin BiaoLin Biao
Chinese
Politician, Military personnel
Paul LukasPaul Lukas
Hungarian, American
actor, screenwriter, film actor

Franz StanglFranz Stangl
Austrian
Police officer, Officer
Hugo BlackHugo Black
American
Former Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of

Mathilde KschessinskaMathilde Kschessinska
Russian
ballet dancer

Joseph ValachiJoseph Valachi
American
Drug trafficker
Talitha GettyTalitha Getty
Actor, Model

Dean AchesonDean Acheson
American
Former United States Secretary of State
Max SteinerMax Steiner
Austrian, American
Conductor, Composer, Musician, Screenwriter, Film

Jacobo ÁrbenzJacobo Árbenz
Guatemalan
Politician, Military personnel

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

Ralph BuncheRalph Bunche
American
 

James Cash PenneyJames Cash Penney
American
philanthropist
Samuel BronfmanSamuel Bronfman
Canadian
 

Gotthard HeinriciGotthard Heinrici
German, Russian
Officer, Military personnel

Nirmal Jit Singh SekhonNirmal Jit Singh Sekhon
Indian
Officer

Hermann HothHermann Hoth
German
Military personnel, Memoirist
Joe AdonisJoe Adonis
Italian
 

Mátyás RákosiMátyás Rákosi
Hungarian
Politician
P. C. SorcarP. C. Sorcar
Indian
Stage magician

Lothar RendulicLothar Rendulic
German
military personnel

Arne JacobsenArne Jacobsen
Danish
Danish architect
Arun KhetarpalArun Khetarpal
Indian
 

Wilhelm ListWilhelm List
German
Officer
John Marshall Harlan IIJohn Marshall Harlan II
American
Judge, Lawyer

Jo SiffertJo Siffert
Swiss
Racing driver, Motorcycle racer, Racecar driver

Frank RosenblattFrank Rosenblatt
American
Psychologist, Computer scientist
FernandelFernandel
French
Actor

Raoul HausmannRaoul Hausmann
Austrian
photographer, writer, sculptor, artist, painter
Stevie SmithStevie Smith
British
Poet, Illustrator, Novelist, Performer, Writer

Cyril BurtCyril Burt
British
Psychologist, University teacher, Geneticist

Heinz LammerdingHeinz Lammerding
German
Engineer

Sherman FairchildSherman Fairchild
American
Aerospace engineer, Engineer, Financier,
William Lawrence BraggWilliam Lawrence Bragg
Australian, British
Mathematician, Physicist, University teacher
John Desmond BernalJohn Desmond Bernal
British
Physicist, Philosopher, Inventor, University

Georg LukácsGeorg Lukács
Hungarian
Philosopher

Bernardo HoussayBernardo Houssay
Argentinian
Physician, Scientist, Pharmacist

Roy Oliver DisneyRoy Oliver Disney
American
 
Wendell Meredith StanleyWendell Meredith Stanley
American
Biochemist

Theodor SvedbergTheodor Svedberg
Swedish
Chemist

Arne TiseliusArne Tiselius
Swedish
Biochemist

Mikhail YangelMikhail Yangel
Russian
Designer

Richard L. EvansRichard L. Evans
American
Writer, Radio producer, Radio personality
Bobby JonesBobby Jones
American
Golfer

John Boyd Orr, 1st Baron Boyd-OrrJohn Boyd Orr, 1st Baron Boyd-Orr
British
Teacher
Pedro RodríguezPedro Rodríguez
Mexican
Formula One driver, motorcycle racer, racecar

George SeferisGeorge Seferis
Greek
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E. Simms CampbellE. Simms Campbell
American
cartoonist
Nathan LeopoldNathan Leopold
Author, Educator, Murderer

Kyūya FukadaKyūya Fukada
Japanese
Writer, Novelist, Mountaineer
Matiur RahmanMatiur Rahman
Bangladeshi
Military pilot

John Jacob Astor VJohn Jacob Astor V
Royalty, Publisher

Kenny WashingtonKenny Washington
American
Football player

Sir Alan Patrick HerbertSir Alan Patrick Herbert
British
 
Whitney Young Jr.Whitney Young Jr.
Civil Rights Activist