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

Duke EllingtonDuke Ellington
American
Composer, Pianist and Bandleader

Georgy ZhukovGeorgy Zhukov
Russian
Military Commander

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

H. L. HuntH. L. Hunt
American
Businessman

Agnes MooreheadAgnes Moorehead
American
Actress
Jack BennyJack Benny
American
Comedian, Vaudevillian

Pamela CoursonPamela Courson
American
Jim Morrison’s Partner

Christine ChubbuckChristine Chubbuck
American
TV Reporter

Walter BrennanWalter Brennan
American
Actor

Earl WarrenEarl Warren
American
 

Frank SuttonFrank Sutton
American
Actor
Ed SullivanEd Sullivan
American
Television Personality

Julius EvolaJulius Evola
Italian
Philosopher

Vannevar BushVannevar Bush
American
Engineer
James ChadwickJames Chadwick
British
Discoverer of Neutron

V. K. Krishna MenonV. K. Krishna Menon
Indian
Indian Politician
Rudolf DasslerRudolf Dassler
German
Entrepreneur

Bill FingerBill Finger
American
Screenwriter

Samuel GoldwynSamuel Goldwyn
American
Film Producer
Anne SextonAnne Sexton
American
Poet

Georges PompidouGeorges Pompidou
French
Former Prime Minister & President of France
Baldur von SchirachBaldur von Schirach
German
Nazi Leader

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

Clay ShawClay Shaw
American
Businessman
Louis KahnLouis Kahn
American
Architect

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

Ralph CaponeRalph Capone
Italian, American
Al Capone's Brother

Claudia LarsClaudia Lars
Salvadoran
Poet

Virginia ApgarVirginia Apgar
American
Physician and Anesthesiologist
Imre LakatosImre Lakatos
Hungarian
Philosopher
Begum AkhtarBegum Akhtar
Indian
Singer

Cyril ConnollyCyril Connolly
British
Literary Critic & Writer

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

Patrick BlackettPatrick Blackett
British
Physicist
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

Oscar AcostaOscar Acosta
American
Attorney, Author

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

Tim HortonTim Horton
Canadian
Ice hockey player
James J. BraddockJames J. Braddock
American
Boxer

Karen SilkwoodKaren Silkwood
 

Tex RitterTex Ritter
American
Singer
Bud AbbottBud Abbott
American
Comedian

Candy DarlingCandy Darling
American
Actress
Stefano MagaddinoStefano Magaddino
American
Funeral director

Vittorio De SicaVittorio De Sica
Italian
Film director, Screenwriter, Stage actor, Film

Creighton AbramsCreighton Abrams
American
Officer

Dizzy DeanDizzy Dean
American
Famous Baseball Players

Anne KleinAnne Klein
American
Fashion designer
Peng DehuaiPeng Dehuai
Politician, Military personnel

David Alfaro SiqueirosDavid Alfaro Siqueiros
Mexican
Painter, University teacher, Military personnel

Otto StrasserOtto Strasser
German
Journalist, Politician, Writer

Hilda GadeaHilda Gadea
Peruvian
economist, politician, writer
Wolf MessingWolf Messing
Polish, Russian
hypnotist, mentalist

A. J. CroninA. J. Cronin
Swiss
Novelist
Amy VanderbiltAmy Vanderbilt
American
 

Phog AllenPhog Allen
American
Basketball player

Marcel PagnolMarcel Pagnol
French
Theatre director, Film director, Writer,
Fritz ZwickyFritz Zwicky
Swiss, American
Astronomer, Physicist, University teacher

Chet HuntleyChet Huntley
American
News presenter, Television presenter, Journalist
Erich KästnerErich Kästner
German
Author

Harry PartchHarry Partch
American
Composer

Darius MilhaudDarius Milhaud
French
Classical composer, Conductor, Autobiographer,
Katharine CornellKatharine Cornell
German, American
Actress

David OistrakhDavid Oistrakh
Dutch
Violinist
Jacob BronowskiJacob Bronowski
British
Mathematician, Poet, Non-fiction writer

Carl SpaatzCarl Spaatz
American
Military officer

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

Jayachamarajendra WadiyarJayachamarajendra Wadiyar
Indian
Poet, Composer, Philosopher, Philanthropist,
Helmuth KoiniggHelmuth Koinigg
Austrian
Formula One driver, Engineer, Sportsperson
Johanna LangefeldJohanna Langefeld
German
Torturer

John GarandJohn Garand
Canadian, American
Designer

Dorothy FieldsDorothy Fields
American
Librettist

Erskine Hamilton ChildersErskine Hamilton Childers
Irish, British
President
Graham BondGraham Bond
British
Saxophonist

Gopalswamy Doraiswamy NaiduGopalswamy Doraiswamy Naidu
Indian
 

Tony CostaTony Costa
American
Serial killer

Leo Geyr von SchweppenburgLeo Geyr von Schweppenburg
German
Military General

Jan TschicholdJan Tschichold
German
Graphic designer
Gene AmmonsGene Ammons
American
Musician

Olga BaclanovaOlga Baclanova
Russian
actor
Arthur CrudupArthur Crudup
American
musician, singer, guitarist, composer

John Crowe RansomJohn Crowe Ransom
American
Educator
Titanic ThompsonTitanic Thompson
American
Hustling, poker playergolfer, pool player
Jacob L. MorenoJacob L. Moreno
Austrian, Romanian, American
Psychiatrist