Famous People Who Died In 1974

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1974. This list includes people like Virginia Apgar, Oskar Schindler, Cass Elliot, Charles Lindbergh, Georgy Zhukov and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include poets, political leaders, novelists and physicists who died in 1974. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, India & Germany and many more countries.

Duke EllingtonDuke Ellington
American
Composer, Pianist and Bandleader
Cass ElliotCass Elliot
British, American
Singer

Charles LindberghCharles Lindbergh
American
Aviator, Inventor & Author

Georgy ZhukovGeorgy Zhukov
Russian
Military Commander

Juan PerónJuan Perón
Argentinian
President of Argentina
Buford PusserBuford Pusser
American
Sheriff

Agnes MooreheadAgnes Moorehead
American
Actress

Pamela CoursonPamela Courson
American
Jim Morrison’s Partner

Jack BennyJack Benny
American
Comedian, Vaudevillian

Christine ChubbuckChristine Chubbuck
American
TV Reporter
Walter BrennanWalter Brennan
American
Actor

Frank SuttonFrank Sutton
American
Actor

Earl WarrenEarl Warren
American
 
Ed SullivanEd Sullivan
American
Television Personality

Julius EvolaJulius Evola
Italian
Philosopher

Vannevar BushVannevar Bush
American
Engineer

James ChadwickJames Chadwick
British
Discoverer of Neutron
Rudolf DasslerRudolf Dassler
German
Entrepreneur

Anne SextonAnne Sexton
American
Poet
Clay ShawClay Shaw
American
Businessman

V. K. Krishna MenonV. K. Krishna Menon
Indian
Indian Politician

Walter LippmannWalter Lippmann
American
First to introduce the concept of Cold War

Georges PompidouGeorges Pompidou
French
Former Prime Minister & President of France
Louis KahnLouis Kahn
American
Architect
Samuel GoldwynSamuel Goldwyn
American
Film Producer

U ThantU Thant
Burmese
3rd Secretary General of the U.N.

H. L. HuntH. L. Hunt
American
Businessman

Begum AkhtarBegum Akhtar
Indian
Singer
Ralph CaponeRalph Capone
Italian, American
Al Capone's Brother

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Imre LakatosImre Lakatos
Hungarian
Philosopher

Virginia ApgarVirginia Apgar
American
Physician and Anesthesiologist

Patrick BlackettPatrick Blackett
British
Physicist

Cyril ConnollyCyril Connolly
British
Literary Critic & Writer
H. E. BatesH. E. Bates
British
Short Story Writer

Anatole LitvakAnatole Litvak
French, Ukrainian, American, Russian
Director, Screenwriter, Producer
Betty CompsonBetty Compson
American
Actress

Earl W. Sutherland, Jr.Earl W. Sutherland Jr.
American
Biochemist and Pharmacologist

Claudia LarsClaudia Lars
Salvadoran
Poet
Oscar AcostaOscar Acosta
American
Attorney, Author

Nick DrakeNick Drake
Burmese
Singer-songwriter, Songwriter, Guitarist, Composer

James J. BraddockJames J. Braddock
American
Boxer

Tim HortonTim Horton
Canadian
Ice hockey player

Bill FingerBill Finger
American
Comics artist, Screenwriter

Tex RitterTex Ritter
American
Singer
Karen SilkwoodKaren Silkwood
 

Bud AbbottBud Abbott
American
television actor, film actor, film producer, stage

Candy DarlingCandy Darling
American
Actress

Creighton AbramsCreighton Abrams
American
Officer
Vittorio De SicaVittorio De Sica
Italian
Film director, Screenwriter, Stage actor, Film

Stefano MagaddinoStefano Magaddino
American
Funeral director
Baldur von SchirachBaldur von Schirach
German
Politician, Screenwriter

Ramdhari Singh DinkarRamdhari Singh Dinkar
Indian
Writer, Poet, Politician, Journalist, Literary

Graham BondGraham Bond
British
Saxophonist
Anne KleinAnne Klein
American
Fashion designer

Dizzy DeanDizzy Dean
American
American baseball player
Dizzy DeanDizzy Dean
American
Famous Baseball Players

Amy VanderbiltAmy Vanderbilt
American
 

Peng DehuaiPeng Dehuai
Politician, Military personnel
Hilda GadeaHilda Gadea
Peruvian
economist, politician, writer

David Alfaro SiqueirosDavid Alfaro Siqueiros
Mexican
Painter, University teacher, Military personnel
Otto StrasserOtto Strasser
German
Journalist, Politician, Writer

A. J. CroninA. J. Cronin
Swiss
Novelist

Jayachamarajendra WadiyarJayachamarajendra Wadiyar
Indian
Poet, Composer, Philosopher, Philanthropist,

Darius MilhaudDarius Milhaud
French
Classical composer, Conductor, Autobiographer,
Harry PartchHarry Partch
American
Composer
Erich KästnerErich Kästner
German
Author

Fritz ZwickyFritz Zwicky
Swiss, American
Astronomer, Physicist, University teacher

Marcel PagnolMarcel Pagnol
French
Theatre director, Film director, Writer,

Chet HuntleyChet Huntley
American
News presenter, Television presenter, Journalist
David OistrakhDavid Oistrakh
Dutch
Violinist

Jacob BronowskiJacob Bronowski
British
Mathematician, Poet, Non-fiction writer

Peter RevsonPeter Revson
American
Formula One driver, Motorcycle racer, Racecar

Olga BaclanovaOlga Baclanova
Russian
actor

Helmuth KoiniggHelmuth Koinigg
Austrian
Formula One driver, Engineer, Sportsperson
Katharine CornellKatharine Cornell
German, American
Actress

Jan TschicholdJan Tschichold
German
Graphic designer
Phog AllenPhog Allen
American
Basketball player

Carl SpaatzCarl Spaatz
American
Military officer

John GarandJohn Garand
Canadian, American
Designer
Dorothy FieldsDorothy Fields
American
Librettist

Leo Geyr von SchweppenburgLeo Geyr von Schweppenburg
German
Military General
Erskine Hamilton ChildersErskine Hamilton Childers
Irish, British
President

Wolf MessingWolf Messing
Polish, Russian
hypnotist, mentalist

Arthur CrudupArthur Crudup
American
musician, singer, guitarist, composer

Gopalswamy Doraiswamy NaiduGopalswamy Doraiswamy Naidu
Indian
 
Gene AmmonsGene Ammons
American
Musician

Tony CostaTony Costa
American
Serial killer
A. Y. JacksonA. Y. Jackson
Canadian
Painter

Titanic ThompsonTitanic Thompson
American
Hustling, poker playergolfer, pool player
John Crowe RansomJohn Crowe Ransom
American
Educator

Johanna LangefeldJohanna Langefeld
German
Torturer
Rosario CastellanosRosario Castellanos
Mexican
Poet, Diplomat, Writer, Screenwriter, University