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
(Actor, Martial Artist)

27 November 1940

Chinese,American

J. R. R. TolkienJ. R. R. Tolkien
(Writer, Poet)

03 January 1892

British

Lyndon B. JohnsonLyndon B. Johnson
(President of the U.S.A)

27 August 1908

American

Pablo PicassoPablo Picasso
(Painter)

25 October 1881

Spanish

Alan WattsAlan Watts
(Philosopher, Writer & Speaker)

06 January 1915

British,American

Jim CroceJim Croce
(Singer, Musician)

10 January 1943

American

Dean CorllDean Corll
(Serial Killer)

24 December 1939

American

David Ben-GurionDavid Ben-Gurion

16 October 1886

Israeli

Pablo NerudaPablo Neruda
(Chilean poet)

12 July 1904

Chilean

Frank CostelloFrank Costello
(Crime Boss)

26 January 1891

American

Fulgencio BatistaFulgencio Batista
(Former President of Cuba)

16 January 1901

Cuban

Salvador AllendeSalvador Allende
(Former President of Chile)

26 June 1908

Chilean

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John BannerJohn Banner
(Actor)

28 January 1910

American

John FordJohn Ford
(Film Director & Producer)

01 February 1894

American

Betty GrableBetty Grable
(American actress)

18 December 1916

American

W. H. AudenW. H. Auden
(Poet)

21 February 1907

British

Veronica LakeVeronica Lake
(Actress)

12 November 1922

American

Wally CoxWally Cox
(Actor)

06 December 1924

American

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Laurence HarveyLaurence Harvey
(Actor)

01 October 1928

Lithuanian

Ludwig von MisesLudwig von Mises
(Economist, Philosopher, Sociologist)

29 September 1881

Austrian

Jeannette RankinJeannette Rankin
(First Woman Elected to U.S Congress)

11 June 1880

American

Allan ShermanAllan Sherman
(Writer)

30 November 1924

American

Anna MagnaniAnna Magnani
(Actress)

07 March 1908

Italian

Pablo CasalsPablo Casals
(Musician)

29 December 1876

Spanish

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Abebe BikilaAbebe Bikila
(Olympic marathon champion)

07 August 1932

Ethiopian

Edward Steichen Edward Steichen
(Photographer)

27 March 1879

American

Mary WigmanMary Wigman
(Dancer, Choreographer)

13 November 1886

German

Tarsila do AmaralTarsila do Amaral
(Artist)

01 September 1886

Brazilian

Selman WaksmanSelman Waksman
(Discoverer of Streptomycin)

22 July 1888

Ukrainian

Ragnar FrischRagnar Frisch
(Economist)

03 March 1895

Norwegian

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Beulah Louise HenryBeulah Louise Henry
(Lady Edison)

11 February 1887

American

Robert Siodmak Robert Siodmak
(Film Director)

08 August 1900

German

Karl ZieglerKarl Ziegler
(Chemist)

26 November 1898

German

Walter Rudolf HessWalter Rudolf Hess
(Physiologist)

17 March 1881

Swiss

Johannes Hans Daniel JensenJ. Hans D. Jensen
(Physicist)

25 June 1907

German

Pearl BuckPearl Buck
(American writer)

26 June 1892

American

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Charles Greeley AbbotCharles Greeley Abbot
(Astrophysicist)

31 May 1872

American

Sir Noël Peirce CowardSir Noël Peirce Coward
(Playwright)

16 December 1899

British

Bobby DarinBobby Darin
(Singer, Actor, Jazz musician, Songwriter)

14 May 1936

American

Noël CowardNoël Coward
(Actor, Composer, Film producer, Musician, Playwright, Writer, Lyricist, Screenwriter, Singer, Theatre director, Songwriter, Film score composer)

16 December 1899

British

Gram ParsonsGram Parsons
(Singer, Singer-songwriter, Songwriter, Musician, Guitarist, Pianist)

05 November 1946

American

Max YasgurMax Yasgur
(Farmer)

15 December 1919

American

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Erich von MansteinErich von Manstein
(Officer)

24 November 1887

German

Neem Karoli BabaNeem Karoli Baba

Indian

Boston StranglerBoston Strangler
(Criminal)

03 September 1931

American

Pearl S. BuckPearl S. Buck
(American writer)

26 June 1892

American

Sessue HayakawaSessue Hayakawa
(Actor, Novelist, Screenwriter, Film director)

10 June 1889

Japanese

Albert DeSalvoAlbert DeSalvo
(Murderer, Criminal)

03 September 1931

American

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Eddie RickenbackerEddie Rickenbacker
(Aviator, Racecar driver, Military personnel)

08 October 1890

American

Marjorie Merriweather PostMarjorie Merriweather Post
(Socialite)

15 March 1887

American

Leo StraussLeo Strauss
(Politician, Political scientist, Philosopher, University teacher)

20 September 1899

German,American

Gene KrupaGene Krupa
(American drummer)

15 January 1909

American

Emmy GöringEmmy Göring
(Stage actor, Film actor)

24 March 1893

German

Víctor JaraVíctor Jara
(Teacher, theater director, poet, singer-songwriter and political activist)

28 September 1932

Chilean

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Gustaf VI Adolf of SwedenGustaf VI Adolf of Sweden
(Crown prince)

1882 AD

Swedish

Jeanne CoyneJeanne Coyne
(Actor, Choreographer, Dancer, Stage actor)

28 February 1923

American

Mirra AlfassaMirra Alfassa
(Mystic, Writer)

21 February 1878

French,Indian

Ferdinand SchörnerFerdinand Schörner
(General)

12 June 1892

German

Walter UlbrichtWalter Ulbricht
(Politician)

30 June 1893

German

Elsa SchiaparelliElsa Schiaparelli
(Fashion designer)

10 September 1890

Italian

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İsmet İnönüİsmet İnönü
(President)

24 September 1884

Turkish

Max HorkheimerMax Horkheimer
(Philosopher, Educationist, Sociologist, University teacher, Literary critic)

14 February 1895

German,American

Shiv Kumar BatalviShiv Kumar Batalvi
(Author, Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter)

23 July 1936

Indian

Ivan KonevIvan Konev
(officer)

16 December 1897

Russian

Amílcar CabralAmílcar Cabral
(Politician)

12 September 1924

Bissau-Guinean

Semyon BudyonnySemyon Budyonny
(Military commander)

25 April 1883

Russian

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Taha HusseinTaha Hussein
(linguist, historian, translator, writer, literary critic, university teacher)

14 November 1889

Egyptian

Murry WilsonMurry Wilson
(Musician, Pianist, Songwriter, Record producer, Talent manager)

02 July 1917

American

Paavo NurmiPaavo Nurmi
(Long-distance runner, Marathon runner, Athletics competitor)

13 June 1897

Finnish

Sam DeStefano
(American loan shark)

13 September 1909

American

Jean-Pierre MelvilleJean-Pierre Melville
(Actor, Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer)

20 October 1917

French

Jacques MaritainJacques Maritain
(Philosopher, Educationist, Writer)

18 November 1882

French

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Hans KelsenHans Kelsen
(Lawyer, Judge, Philosopher, Educationist, University teacher)

11 October 1881

Austrian,American

Ben WebsterBen Webster
(Saxophonist, Composer, Jazz musician)

27 March 1909

American

Robert SmithsonRobert Smithson
(Sculptor, Artist)

02 January 1938