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
27 November 1940, Chinese, American
Actor, Martial Artist
J. R. R. TolkienJ. R. R. Tolkien
03 January 1892, British
Writer, Poet

Pablo PicassoPablo Picasso
25 October 1881, Spanish
Painter

Lyndon B. JohnsonLyndon B. Johnson
27 August 1908, American
President of the U.S.A

Alan WattsAlan Watts
06 January 1915, British, American
Philosopher, Writer & Speaker

Jim CroceJim Croce
10 January 1943, American
Singer, Musician
Dean CorllDean Corll
24 December 1939, American
Serial Killer

Pablo NerudaPablo Neruda
12 July 1904, Chilean
Chilean poet

Fulgencio BatistaFulgencio Batista
16 January 1901, Cuban
Former President of Cuba

David Ben-GurionDavid Ben-Gurion
16 October 1886, Israeli
 
Salvador AllendeSalvador Allende
26 June 1908, Chilean
Former President of Chile

Frank CostelloFrank Costello
26 January 1891, American
Crime Boss
Betty GrableBetty Grable
18 December 1916, American
American actress

John FordJohn Ford
01 February 1894, American
Film Director & Producer

Veronica LakeVeronica Lake
12 November 1922, American
Actress
John BannerJohn Banner
28 January 1910, American
Actor

W. H. AudenW. H. Auden
21 February 1907, British
Poet
Laurence HarveyLaurence Harvey
01 October 1928, Lithuanian
Actor

Wally CoxWally Cox
06 December 1924, American
Actor

Ludwig von MisesLudwig von Mises
29 September 1881, Austrian
Economist, Philosopher, Sociologist
Jeannette RankinJeannette Rankin
11 June 1880, American
First Woman Elected to U.S Congress

Allan ShermanAllan Sherman
30 November 1924, American
Writer
Abebe BikilaAbebe Bikila
07 August 1932, Ethiopian
Olympic marathon champion

Anna MagnaniAnna Magnani
07 March 1908, Italian
Actress

Pablo CasalsPablo Casals
29 December 1876, Spanish
Musician

Edward Steichen Edward Steichen
27 March 1879, American
Photographer
Mary WigmanMary Wigman
13 November 1886, German
Dancer, Choreographer
Tarsila do AmaralTarsila do Amaral
01 September 1886, Brazilian
Artist

Ragnar FrischRagnar Frisch
03 March 1895, Norwegian
Economist

Selman WaksmanSelman Waksman
22 July 1888, Ukrainian
Discoverer of Streptomycin

Robert Siodmak Robert Siodmak
08 August 1900, German
Film Director
Beulah Louise HenryBeulah Louise Henry
11 February 1887, American
Lady Edison

Karl ZieglerKarl Ziegler
26 November 1898, German
Chemist

Walter Rudolf HessWalter Rudolf Hess
17 March 1881, Swiss
Physiologist

Johannes Hans Daniel JensenJ. Hans D. Jensen
25 June 1907, German
Physicist

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Pearl BuckPearl Buck
26 June 1892, American
American writer
Charles Greeley AbbotCharles Greeley Abbot
31 May 1872, American
Astrophysicist

Sir Noël Peirce CowardSir Noël Peirce Coward
16 December 1899, British
Playwright
Bobby DarinBobby Darin
14 May 1936, American
Singer, Actor, Jazz musician, Songwriter

Max YasgurMax Yasgur
15 December 1919, American
Farmer

Gram ParsonsGram Parsons
05 November 1946, American
Singer, Singer-songwriter, Songwriter, Musician,
Neem Karoli BabaNeem Karoli Baba
Indian
 

Erich von MansteinErich von Manstein
24 November 1887, German
Officer
Boston StranglerBoston Strangler
03 September 1931, American
Criminal

Albert DeSalvoAlbert DeSalvo
03 September 1931, American
Murderer, Criminal

Pearl S. BuckPearl S. Buck
26 June 1892, American
American writer

Lon Chaney Jr.Lon Chaney Jr.
10 February 1906, American
Actor

Eddie RickenbackerEddie Rickenbacker
08 October 1890, American
Aviator, Racecar driver, Military personnel
Sessue HayakawaSessue Hayakawa
10 June 1889, Japanese
Actor, Novelist, Screenwriter, Film director

Marjorie Merriweather PostMarjorie Merriweather Post
15 March 1887, American
Socialite

Leo StraussLeo Strauss
20 September 1899, German, American
Politician, Political scientist, Philosopher,

Gustaf VI Adolf of SwedenGustaf VI Adolf of Sweden
1882 AD, Swedish
Crown prince
Walter UlbrichtWalter Ulbricht
30 June 1893, German
Politician

Gene KrupaGene Krupa
15 January 1909, American
American drummer
Ferdinand SchörnerFerdinand Schörner
12 June 1892, German
General

Emmy GöringEmmy Göring
24 March 1893, German
Stage actor, Film actor

Víctor JaraVíctor Jara
28 September 1932, Chilean
Teacher, theater director, poet, singer-songwriter
Mirra AlfassaMirra Alfassa
21 February 1878, French, Indian
Mystic, Writer

Elsa SchiaparelliElsa Schiaparelli
10 September 1890, Italian
Fashion designer
İsmet İnönüİsmet İnönü
24 September 1884, Turkish
President

Shiv Kumar BatalviShiv Kumar Batalvi
23 July 1936, Indian
Author, Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter

Inga ArvadInga Arvad
06 October 1913, Danish
journalist
Ivan KonevIvan Konev
16 December 1897, Russian
officer

Max HorkheimerMax Horkheimer
14 February 1895, German, American
Philosopher, Educationist, Sociologist, University
Jean-Pierre MelvilleJean-Pierre Melville
20 October 1917, French
Actor, Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer

Jeanne CoyneJeanne Coyne
28 February 1923, American
Actor, Choreographer, Dancer, Stage actor

Murry WilsonMurry Wilson
02 July 1917, American
Musician, Pianist, Songwriter, Record producer,

Paavo NurmiPaavo Nurmi
13 June 1897, Finnish
Long-distance runner, Marathon runner, Athletics
Roger WilliamsonRoger Williamson
02 February 1948, British
Formula One driver, Motorcycle racer
Semyon BudyonnySemyon Budyonny
25 April 1883, Russian
Military commander

Amílcar CabralAmílcar Cabral
12 September 1924, Bissau-Guinean
Politician

Louis St. LaurentLouis St. Laurent
01 February 1882, Canadian
Politician, Lawyer, Diplomat

Robert SmithsonRobert Smithson
02 January 1938
Sculptor, Artist
Otto KlempererOtto Klemperer
14 May 1885, German, Polish
Conductor

Jacques MaritainJacques Maritain
18 November 1882, French
Philosopher, Educationist, Writer

Ben WebsterBen Webster
27 March 1909, American
Saxophonist, Composer, Jazz musician

Hans KelsenHans Kelsen
11 October 1881, Austrian, American
Lawyer, Judge, Philosopher, Educationist,

Taha HusseinTaha Hussein
14 November 1889, Egyptian
linguist, historian, translator, writer, literary
Sam DeStefano
13 September 1909, American
American loan shark

Alexander VandegriftAlexander Vandegrift
13 March 1887, American
Officer
Peter AufschnaiterPeter Aufschnaiter
02 November 1899, Nepalese
Explorer, Cartographer, Geographer, Rock climber

Cecil KellawayCecil Kellaway
22 August 1890, British
Screenwriter, Stage actor, Film actor, Television

William IngeWilliam Inge
03 May 1913, American
American playwright
E. E. Evans-PritchardE. E. Evans-Pritchard
21 September 1902, British
Anthropologist, University teacher, Sociologist

Arthur FreedArthur Freed
09 September 1894, American
Film producer, Composer, Screenwriter, Actor,
Gabriel MarcelGabriel Marcel
07 December 1889, French
Playwright, Philosopher, Writer, University

Arthur CalwellArthur Calwell
28 August 1896, Australian
Politician

Kid OryKid Ory
25 December 1886, American
bandleader, conductor, jazz musician

Ingeborg BachmannIngeborg Bachmann
25 June 1926, Austrian
Poet, Writer, Journalist, Screenwriter,
Arthur FaddenArthur Fadden
13 April 1894, Australian
politician

Asger JornAsger Jorn
03 March 1914, Danish
Painter, Sculptor, Writer
Roger HollisRoger Hollis
02 December 1905, British
Journalist

Frances MarionFrances Marion
1888 AD, American
Screenwriter

Ian Campbell, 11th Duke of ArgyllIan Campbell, 11th Duke of Argyll
18 June 1903, British
 

Sidney FarberSidney Farber
30 September 1903, American
University teacher
Howard H. AikenHoward H. Aiken
08 March 1900, American
Physicist, Scientist, Inventor