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.

Oskar SchindlerOskar Schindler
28 April 1908, German
 
Cass ElliotCass Elliot
19 September 1941, British, American
Singer

Charles LindberghCharles Lindbergh
04 February 1902, American
Aviator, Inventor & Author

Duke EllingtonDuke Ellington
29 April 1899, American
Composer, Pianist and Bandleader

Georgy ZhukovGeorgy Zhukov
01 December 1896, Russian
Military Commander

Juan PerónJuan Perón
08 October 1895, Argentinian
President of Argentina
Buford PusserBuford Pusser
12 December 1937, American
Sheriff

Agnes MooreheadAgnes Moorehead
06 December 1900, American
Actress

Pamela CoursonPamela Courson
22 December 1946, American
Jim Morrison’s Partner

Christine ChubbuckChristine Chubbuck
24 August 1944, American
TV Reporter
Jack BennyJack Benny
14 February 1894, American
Comedian, Vaudevillian

Walter BrennanWalter Brennan
25 July 1894, American
Actor
Frank SuttonFrank Sutton
23 October 1923, American
Actor

Lyudmila PavlichenkoLyudmila Pavlichenko
12 July 1916, Russian
Sniper

Earl WarrenEarl Warren
19 March 1891, American
 
Satyendra Nath BoseSatyendra Nath Bose
01 January 1894, Indian
 

Louis KahnLouis Kahn
20 February 1901, American
Architect
Rudolf DasslerRudolf Dassler
26 March 1898, German
Entrepreneur

V. K. Krishna MenonV. K. Krishna Menon
03 May 1896, Indian
Indian Politician

Anne SextonAnne Sexton
09 November 1928, American
Poet
Georges PompidouGeorges Pompidou
05 July 1911, French
Former Prime Minister & President of France

Walter LippmannWalter Lippmann
23 September 1889, American
First to introduce the concept of Cold War
Samuel GoldwynSamuel Goldwyn
17 August 1879, American
Film Producer

James ChadwickJames Chadwick
20 October 1891, British
Discoverer of Neutron

U ThantU Thant
22 January 1909, Burmese
3rd Secretary General of the U.N.

H. L. HuntH. L. Hunt
17 February 1889, American
Businessman
Imre LakatosImre Lakatos
09 November 1922, Hungarian
Philosopher
H. E. BatesH. E. Bates
16 May 1905, British
Short Story Writer

Virginia ApgarVirginia Apgar
07 June 1909, American
Physician and Anesthesiologist

Ralph CaponeRalph Capone
12 January 1894, Italian, American
Al Capone's Brother

Begum AkhtarBegum Akhtar
07 October 1914, Indian
Singer
Anatole LitvakAnatole Litvak
21 May 1902, French, Ukrainian, American, Russian
Director, Screenwriter, Producer

Cyril ConnollyCyril Connolly
10 September 1903, British
Literary Critic & Writer

Claudia LarsClaudia Lars
20 December 1899, Salvadoran
Poet

Patrick BlackettPatrick Blackett
18 November 1897, British
Physicist

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Betty CompsonBetty Compson
19 March 1897, American
Actress
Earl W. Sutherland, Jr.Earl W. Sutherland Jr.
19 November 1915, American
Biochemist and Pharmacologist

Oscar AcostaOscar Acosta
08 April 1935, American
Attorney, Author
Miguel Ãngel AsturiasMiguel Ãngel Asturias
19 October 1899, Guamanian
Poet

Nick DrakeNick Drake
19 June 1948, Burmese
Singer-songwriter, Songwriter, Guitarist, Composer

James J. BraddockJames J. Braddock
07 June 1905, American
Boxer
Ed SullivanEd Sullivan
28 September 1901, American
Television presenter, Screenwriter, Journalist

Julius EvolaJulius Evola
19 May 1898, Italian
Poet, Racial theorist, Writer, Painter,
Karen SilkwoodKaren Silkwood
1946 AD
 

Tim HortonTim Horton
12 January 1930, Canadian
Ice hockey player

Bud AbbottBud Abbott
02 October 1895, American
television actor, film actor, film producer, stage

Vannevar BushVannevar Bush
11 March 1890, American
Scientist, Engineer, Politician, University

Bill FingerBill Finger
08 February 1914, American
Comics artist, Screenwriter
Ramdhari Singh DinkarRamdhari Singh Dinkar
23 September 1908, Indian
Writer, Poet, Politician, Journalist, Literary

Creighton AbramsCreighton Abrams
15 September 1914, American
Officer

Baldur von SchirachBaldur von Schirach
09 May 1907, German
Politician, Screenwriter

Vittorio De SicaVittorio De Sica
07 July 1901, Italian
Film director, Screenwriter, Stage actor, Film
Dizzy DeanDizzy Dean
16 January 1910, American
American baseball player

Dizzy DeanDizzy Dean
16 January 1910, American
Famous Baseball Players
Peng DehuaiPeng Dehuai
24 October 1898
Politician, Military personnel

Hilda GadeaHilda Gadea
21 March 1921, Peruvian
economist, politician, writer

David Alfaro SiqueirosDavid Alfaro Siqueiros
29 December 1896, Mexican
Painter, University teacher, Military personnel
Otto StrasserOtto Strasser
10 September 1897, German
Journalist, Politician, Writer

Anne KleinAnne Klein
03 August 1923, American
Fashion designer
A. J. CroninA. J. Cronin
19 July 1896, Swiss
Novelist

Erich KästnerErich Kästner
1899 AD, German
Author

Darius MilhaudDarius Milhaud
04 September 1892, French
Classical composer, Conductor, Autobiographer,
Chet HuntleyChet Huntley
10 December 1911, American
News presenter, Television presenter, Journalist

Peter RevsonPeter Revson
27 February 1939, American
Formula One driver, Motorcycle racer, Racecar
David OistrakhDavid Oistrakh
30 September 1908, Dutch
Violinist

Marcel PagnolMarcel Pagnol
28 February 1895, French
Theatre director, Film director, Writer,

Fritz ZwickyFritz Zwicky
14 February 1898, Swiss, American
Astronomer, Physicist, University teacher

Helmuth KoiniggHelmuth Koinigg
03 November 1948, Austrian
Formula One driver, Engineer, Sportsperson
Stefano MagaddinoStefano Magaddino
10 October 1891, American
Funeral director
Jacob BronowskiJacob Bronowski
18 January 1908, British
Mathematician, Poet, Non-fiction writer

Graham BondGraham Bond
28 October 1937, British
Saxophonist

Jayachamarajendra WadiyarJayachamarajendra Wadiyar
18 July 1919, Indian
Poet, Composer, Philosopher, Philanthropist,

Amy VanderbiltAmy Vanderbilt
22 July 1908, American
 
Wolf MessingWolf Messing
10 September 1899, Polish, Russian
hypnotist, mentalist

Arthur CrudupArthur Crudup
24 August 1905, American
musician, singer, guitarist, composer

Gopalswamy Doraiswamy NaiduGopalswamy Doraiswamy Naidu
23 March 1893, Indian
 

Olga BaclanovaOlga Baclanova
19 August 1900, Russian
actor

Tony CostaTony Costa
02 August 1944, American
Serial killer
Titanic ThompsonTitanic Thompson
31 October 1892, American
Hustling, poker playergolfer, pool player

A. Y. JacksonA. Y. Jackson
03 October 1882, Canadian
Painter
Johanna LangefeldJohanna Langefeld
05 March 1900, German
Torturer

Rosario CastellanosRosario Castellanos
25 May 1925, Mexican
Poet, Diplomat, Writer, Screenwriter, University

Jacob L. MorenoJacob L. Moreno
18 May 1889, Austrian, Romanian, American
Psychiatrist
Pär LagerkvistPär Lagerkvist
23 May 1891, Swedish
Writer, Poet, Playwright, Essayist, Screenwriter

Zalman ShazarZalman Shazar
24 November 1889, Israeli
politician, journalist, writer,poet
Ayub KhanAyub Khan
14 May 1907, Pakistani
Former President of Pakistan

Aklilu Habte-WoldAklilu Habte-Wold
12 March 1912, Ethiopian
Politician

Mama CassMama Cass
1941 AD
Singer

Leon ShamroyLeon Shamroy
16 July 1901, American
Cinematographer
Eurico Gaspar DutraEurico Gaspar Dutra
18 May 1883, Brazilian
Military leader

Abraham RobinsonAbraham Robinson
06 October 1918, American
Mathematician, Engineer, University teacher
Earl Wilbur Sutherland Jr.Earl Wilbur Sutherland Jr.
19 November 1915, American
American pharmacologist

Patrick Blackett, Baron BlackettPatrick Blackett, Baron Blackett
18 November 1897, British
Politician, Physicist, Scientist

Frank MartinFrank Martin
15 September 1890, Swiss
composer, conductor, university teacher, pianist

GhantasalaGhantasala
04 December 1922, Indian
songwriter, composer, singer
Edmund Charles BlundenEdmund Charles Blunden
01 November 1896, British