Famous People Who Died In 1973

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1973. This list includes people like Bruce Lee, Pablo Picasso, Lyndon B. Johnson, J. R. R. Tolkien, Alan Watts and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, philosophers, poets and military leaders who died in 1973. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & France and many more countries.

Bruce LeeBruce Lee
Chinese, American
Actor, Martial Artist
J. R. R. TolkienJ. R. R. Tolkien
British, South African
Writer

Pablo PicassoPablo Picasso
Spanish
Painter

Lyndon B. JohnsonLyndon B. Johnson
American
36th President of the U.S.A

Alan WattsAlan Watts
British, American
Philosopher, Writer & Speaker

Jim CroceJim Croce
American
Singer, Musician
Dean CorllDean Corll
American
Serial Killer

Salvador AllendeSalvador Allende
Chilean
Former President of Chile

Pablo NerudaPablo Neruda
Chilean
Chilean poet

Frank CostelloFrank Costello
American
Crime Boss

Fulgencio BatistaFulgencio Batista
Cuban
Former President of Cuba
Betty GrableBetty Grable
American
American actress

W. H. AudenW. H. Auden
British
Poet

John FordJohn Ford
American
Film Director & Producer
Veronica LakeVeronica Lake
American
Actress

John BannerJohn Banner
American
Actor
Laurence HarveyLaurence Harvey
Lithuanian
Actor

Wally CoxWally Cox
American
Actor

James BeckJames Beck
British
Actor
Ludwig von MisesLudwig von Mises
Austrian
Economist, Philosopher, Sociologist

Abebe BikilaAbebe Bikila
Ethiopian
Olympic marathon champion
Peggie CastlePeggie Castle
American
Actress

Jeannette RankinJeannette Rankin
American
First Woman Elected to U.S Congress

Anna MagnaniAnna Magnani
Italian
Actress

Allan ShermanAllan Sherman
American
Writer
Pablo CasalsPablo Casals
Spanish
Musician
Edward Steichen Edward Steichen
American
Photographer

Selman WaksmanSelman Waksman
Ukrainian
Discoverer of Streptomycin

Ragnar FrischRagnar Frisch
Norwegian
Economist

Mary WigmanMary Wigman
German
Dancer, Choreographer
Tarsila do AmaralTarsila do Amaral
Brazilian
Artist

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Karl ZieglerKarl Ziegler
German
Chemist

Robert Siodmak Robert Siodmak
German
Film Director

Walter Rudolf HessWalter Rudolf Hess
Swiss
Physiologist

Johannes Hans Daniel JensenJ. Hans D. Jensen
German
Physicist
Beulah Louise HenryBeulah Louise Henry
American
Lady Edison

Charles Greeley AbbotCharles Greeley Abbot
American
Astrophysicist
Pearl BuckPearl Buck
American
American writer

Sir Noël Peirce CowardSir Noël Peirce Coward
British
Playwright

Gram ParsonsGram Parsons
American
Singer, Singer-songwriter, Songwriter, Musician,
Max YasgurMax Yasgur
American
Farmer

Bobby DarinBobby Darin
American
Singer, Actor, Jazz musician, Songwriter
Irene RyanIrene Ryan
American
Actress

Henri CharrièreHenri Charrière
French, Venezuelan
Writer

Neem Karoli BabaNeem Karoli Baba
Indian
 

Erich von MansteinErich von Manstein
German
Officer

Tom CollinsTom Collins
American
Actor
Sister Rosetta TharpeSister Rosetta Tharpe
American
Singer

James BeckJames Beck
British
Actor

Boston StranglerBoston Strangler
American
Criminal

Robert RyanRobert Ryan
American
Actor
Jack HawkinsJack Hawkins
British
Actor

Albert DeSalvoAlbert DeSalvo
American
Murderer, Criminal
Pearl S. BuckPearl S. Buck
American
American writer

Lon Chaney Jr.Lon Chaney Jr.
American
Actor

Sessue HayakawaSessue Hayakawa
Japanese
Actor, Novelist, Screenwriter, Film director
Leo StraussLeo Strauss
German, American
Politician, Political scientist, Philosopher,

Balraj SahniBalraj Sahni
Indian, Pakistani
Actor
Eddie RickenbackerEddie Rickenbacker
American
Aviator, Racecar driver, Military personnel

Henry DargerHenry Darger
American
Writer

Shiv Kumar BatalviShiv Kumar Batalvi
Indian
Author, Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter
Marjorie Merriweather PostMarjorie Merriweather Post
American
Socialite

Gustaf VI Adolf of SwedenGustaf VI Adolf of Sweden
Swedish
Crown prince
Gene KrupaGene Krupa
American
American drummer

Emmy GöringEmmy Göring
German
Stage actor, Film actor

Walter UlbrichtWalter Ulbricht
German
Politician

Ivan KonevIvan Konev
Russian
officer
Ferdinand SchörnerFerdinand Schörner
German
General
Elsa SchiaparelliElsa Schiaparelli
Italian
Fashion designer

Mirra AlfassaMirra Alfassa
French, Indian
Mystic, Writer

Víctor JaraVíctor Jara
Chilean
Teacher, theater director, poet, singer-songwriter

Nancy MitfordNancy Mitford
British
Novelist
Paavo NurmiPaavo Nurmi
Finnish
Long-distance runner, Marathon runner, Athletics

İsmet İnönüİsmet İnönü
Turkish
President

Max HorkheimerMax Horkheimer
German, American
Philosopher, Educationist, Sociologist, University

Jeanne CoyneJeanne Coyne
American
Actor, Choreographer, Dancer, Stage actor

Cecil KellawayCecil Kellaway
British
Screenwriter, Stage actor, Film actor, Television
Louis St. LaurentLouis St. Laurent
Canadian
Politician, Lawyer, Diplomat

Jean-Pierre MelvilleJean-Pierre Melville
French
Actor, Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer
Murry WilsonMurry Wilson
American
Musician, Pianist, Songwriter, Record producer,

Inga ArvadInga Arvad
Danish
journalist

Semyon BudyonnySemyon Budyonny
Russian
Military commander
Taha HusseinTaha Hussein
Egyptian
linguist, historian, translator, writer, literary

Jacques MaritainJacques Maritain
French
Philosopher, Educationist, Writer
Robert SmithsonRobert Smithson
Sculptor, Artist

Amílcar CabralAmílcar Cabral
Bissau-Guinean
Politician

Otto KlempererOtto Klemperer
German, Polish
Conductor

Hans KelsenHans Kelsen
Austrian, American
Lawyer, Judge, Philosopher, Educationist,
Ian Campbell, 11th Duke of ArgyllIan Campbell, 11th Duke of Argyll
British
 

Sam DeStefano
American
American loan shark
Peter AufschnaiterPeter Aufschnaiter
Nepalese
Explorer, Cartographer, Geographer, Rock climber

William IngeWilliam Inge
American
American playwright
Ben WebsterBen Webster
American
Saxophonist, Composer, Jazz musician

Alexander VandegriftAlexander Vandegrift
American
Officer
Gabriel MarcelGabriel Marcel
French
Playwright, Philosopher, Writer, University