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.

Cass ElliotCass Elliot
British, American
Singer

Charles LindberghCharles Lindbergh
American
Aviator, Inventor & Author

Georgy ZhukovGeorgy Zhukov
Russian
Military Commander

Duke EllingtonDuke Ellington
American
Composer, Pianist and Bandleader
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
Christine ChubbuckChristine Chubbuck
American
TV Reporter

Jack BennyJack Benny
American
Comedian, Vaudevillian
Walter BrennanWalter Brennan
American
Actor

Frank SuttonFrank Sutton
American
Actor

Earl WarrenEarl Warren
American
 

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

Clay ShawClay Shaw
American
Businessman

Georges PompidouGeorges Pompidou
French
Former Prime Minister & President of France
V. K. Krishna MenonV. K. Krishna Menon
Indian
Indian Politician

Louis KahnLouis Kahn
American
Architect
U ThantU Thant
Burmese
3rd Secretary General of the U.N.

Anne SextonAnne Sexton
American
Poet

Samuel GoldwynSamuel Goldwyn
American
Film Producer

Walter LippmannWalter Lippmann
American
First to introduce the concept of Cold War
H. L. HuntH. L. Hunt
American
Businessman
Ralph CaponeRalph Capone
Italian, American
Al Capone's Brother

Virginia ApgarVirginia Apgar
American
Physician and Anesthesiologist

Imre LakatosImre Lakatos
Hungarian
Philosopher

Cyril ConnollyCyril Connolly
British
Literary Critic & Writer
Begum AkhtarBegum Akhtar
Indian
Singer

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H. E. BatesH. E. Bates
British
Short Story Writer

Anatole LitvakAnatole Litvak
French, Ukrainian, American, Russian
Director, Screenwriter, Producer

Patrick BlackettPatrick Blackett
British
Physicist

Claudia LarsClaudia Lars
Salvadoran
Poet
Betty CompsonBetty Compson
American
Actress

Earl W. Sutherland, Jr.Earl W. Sutherland Jr.
American
Biochemist and Pharmacologist
Oscar AcostaOscar Acosta
American
Attorney, Author

Nick DrakeNick Drake
Burmese
Singer-songwriter, Songwriter, Guitarist, Composer
James J. BraddockJames J. Braddock
American
Boxer

Ed SullivanEd Sullivan
American
Television presenter, Screenwriter, Journalist
Julius EvolaJulius Evola
Italian
Poet, Racial theorist, Writer, Painter,

Karen SilkwoodKaren Silkwood
 

Tim HortonTim Horton
Canadian
Ice hockey player

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

Vannevar BushVannevar Bush
American
Scientist, Engineer, Politician, University
Bill FingerBill Finger
American
Comics artist, Screenwriter

Candy DarlingCandy Darling
American
Actress

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

Creighton AbramsCreighton Abrams
American
Officer
Baldur von SchirachBaldur von Schirach
German
Politician, Screenwriter

Vittorio De SicaVittorio De Sica
Italian
Film director, Screenwriter, Stage actor, Film
Dizzy DeanDizzy Dean
American
American baseball player

Dizzy DeanDizzy Dean
American
Famous Baseball Players

Peng DehuaiPeng Dehuai
Politician, Military personnel
Otto StrasserOtto Strasser
German
Journalist, Politician, Writer

Anne KleinAnne Klein
American
Fashion designer
A. J. CroninA. J. Cronin
Swiss
Novelist

Hilda GadeaHilda Gadea
Peruvian
economist, politician, writer

David Alfaro SiqueirosDavid Alfaro Siqueiros
Mexican
Painter, University teacher, Military personnel
Jayachamarajendra WadiyarJayachamarajendra Wadiyar
Indian
Poet, Composer, Philosopher, Philanthropist,

Chet HuntleyChet Huntley
American
News presenter, Television presenter, Journalist
Olga BaclanovaOlga Baclanova
Russian
actor

Erich KästnerErich Kästner
German
Author

Darius MilhaudDarius Milhaud
French
Classical composer, Conductor, Autobiographer,

Stefano MagaddinoStefano Magaddino
American
Funeral director
Marcel PagnolMarcel Pagnol
French
Theatre director, Film director, Writer,
David OistrakhDavid Oistrakh
Dutch
Violinist

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

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

Helmuth KoiniggHelmuth Koinigg
Austrian
Formula One driver, Engineer, Sportsperson
Peter RevsonPeter Revson
American
Formula One driver, Motorcycle racer, Racecar

Graham BondGraham Bond
British
Saxophonist

A. Y. JacksonA. Y. Jackson
Canadian
Painter

Wolf MessingWolf Messing
Polish, Russian
hypnotist, mentalist

Arthur CrudupArthur Crudup
American
musician, singer, guitarist, composer
Gopalswamy Doraiswamy NaiduGopalswamy Doraiswamy Naidu
Indian
 

Tony CostaTony Costa
American
Serial killer
Titanic ThompsonTitanic Thompson
American
Hustling, poker playergolfer, pool player

Johanna LangefeldJohanna Langefeld
German
Torturer

Amy VanderbiltAmy Vanderbilt
American
 
Rosario CastellanosRosario Castellanos
Mexican
Poet, Diplomat, Writer, Screenwriter, University

Jacob L. MorenoJacob L. Moreno
Austrian, Romanian, American
Psychiatrist
Pär LagerkvistPär Lagerkvist
Swedish
Writer, Poet, Playwright, Essayist, Screenwriter

Zalman ShazarZalman Shazar
Israeli
politician, journalist, writer,poet

Aklilu Habte-WoldAklilu Habte-Wold
Ethiopian
Politician

Mama CassMama Cass
Singer
Leon ShamroyLeon Shamroy
American
Cinematographer

Eurico Gaspar DutraEurico Gaspar Dutra
Brazilian
Military leader
Abraham RobinsonAbraham Robinson
American
Mathematician, Engineer, University teacher

Ayub KhanAyub Khan
Pakistani
Former President of Pakistan
Earl Wilbur Sutherland Jr.Earl Wilbur Sutherland Jr.
American
American pharmacologist

Patrick Blackett, Baron BlackettPatrick Blackett, Baron Blackett
British
Politician, Physicist, Scientist
Frank MartinFrank Martin
Swiss
composer, conductor, university teacher, pianist