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
Oskar SchindlerOskar Schindler
Czech, German
Industrialist

Charles LindberghCharles Lindbergh
American
Aviator, Inventor & Author

Georgy ZhukovGeorgy Zhukov
Russian
Military Commander

Agnes MooreheadAgnes Moorehead
American
Actress

Duke EllingtonDuke Ellington
American
Composer, Pianist and Bandleader
Pamela CoursonPamela Courson
American
Jim Morrison’s Partner

Juan PerónJuan Perón
Argentinian
President of Argentina

Ed SullivanEd Sullivan
American
Television Personality
Walter BrennanWalter Brennan
American
Actor

Christine ChubbuckChristine Chubbuck
American
TV Reporter
Earl WarrenEarl Warren
American
 

Jack BennyJack Benny
American
Comedian, Vaudevillian

Frank SuttonFrank Sutton
American
Actor

Buford PusserBuford Pusser
American
Sheriff
Julius EvolaJulius Evola
Italian
Philosopher

Rudolf DasslerRudolf Dassler
German
Entrepreneur

Oscar AcostaOscar Acosta
American
Attorney, Author
Georges PompidouGeorges Pompidou
French
Former Prime Minister & President of France

Vannevar BushVannevar Bush
American
Engineer
V. K. Krishna MenonV. K. Krishna Menon
Indian
Indian Politician

Clay ShawClay Shaw
American
Businessman

Samuel GoldwynSamuel Goldwyn
American
Film Producer
Baldur von SchirachBaldur von Schirach
German
Nazi Leader

U ThantU Thant
Burmese
3rd Secretary General of the U.N.
Anne SextonAnne Sexton
American
Poet

Ralph CaponeRalph Capone
Italian, American
Al Capone's Brother

Bill FingerBill Finger
American
Screenwriter
Louis KahnLouis Kahn
American
Architect

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Creighton AbramsCreighton Abrams
American
General
Walter LippmannWalter Lippmann
American
First to introduce the concept of Cold War

James ChadwickJames Chadwick
British
Discoverer of Neutron

H. L. HuntH. L. Hunt
American
Businessman
Betty CompsonBetty Compson
American
Actress
Virginia ApgarVirginia Apgar
American
Physician and Anesthesiologist

Imre LakatosImre Lakatos
Hungarian
Philosopher

Begum AkhtarBegum Akhtar
Indian
Singer

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

Cyril ConnollyCyril Connolly
British
Literary Critic & Writer

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

Patrick BlackettPatrick Blackett
British
Physicist

Claudia LarsClaudia Lars
Salvadoran
Poet
Earl W. Sutherland, Jr.Earl W. Sutherland Jr.
American
Biochemist and Pharmacologist

Prince Henry, Duke of GloucesterPrince Henry, Duke of Gloucester
Australian, British
Politician
Nick DrakeNick Drake
Burmese
Singer-songwriter, Songwriter, Guitarist, Composer

James J. BraddockJames J. Braddock
American
Boxer

Amin al-HusseiniAmin al-Husseini
Israeli, Palestinian
Mufti
Ayub KhanAyub Khan
Pakistani
Former President of Pakistan

Lord LucanJohn Bingham, 7th Earl of Lucan
British
Murderer
Candy DarlingCandy Darling
American
Actress

Tex RitterTex Ritter
American
Singer

Tim HortonTim Horton
Canadian
Ice hockey player

Anne KleinAnne Klein
American
Fashion designer

Bud AbbottBud Abbott
American
Comedian
Karen SilkwoodKaren Silkwood
American
Labor Union Activist

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

Alberta Williams KingAlberta Williams King
American
Martin Luther King Jr.'s Mother

Amy VanderbiltAmy Vanderbilt
American
 
Donald CrispDonald Crisp
British
Actor

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

Hilda GadeaHilda Gadea
Peruvian
economist, politician, writer

Dizzy DeanDizzy Dean
American
Baseball Player
Tony CostaTony Costa
American
Serial killer

Helmuth KoiniggHelmuth Koinigg
Austrian
Formula One driver, Engineer, Sportsperson
Phog AllenPhog Allen
American
Basketball player

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

Stefano MagaddinoStefano Magaddino
American
Funeral director
Princess Irene, Duchess of AostaPrincess Irene, Duchess of Aosta
Greek
Princess

GhantasalaGhantasala
Indian
songwriter, composer, singer
Peter RevsonPeter Revson
American
Formula One driver, Motorcycle racer, Racecar

Erich KästnerErich Kästner
German
Author

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

Darius MilhaudDarius Milhaud
French
Classical composer, Conductor, Autobiographer,
Wolf MessingWolf Messing
Polish, Russian
hypnotist, mentalist
Chet HuntleyChet Huntley
American
Newscaster

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

Erskine Hamilton ChildersErskine Hamilton Childers
Irish, British
President

Harry PartchHarry Partch
American
Composer
Gopalswamy Doraiswamy NaiduGopalswamy Doraiswamy Naidu
Indian
 

Marcel PagnolMarcel Pagnol
French
Novelist

Rashid NezhmetdinovRashid Nezhmetdinov
Russian
Chess Player

Georgios GrivasGeorgios Grivas
Cypriot
Cypriot leader

Zalman ShazarZalman Shazar
Israeli
politician, journalist, writer,poet
David OistrakhDavid Oistrakh
Dutch
Violinist

Jacob BronowskiJacob Bronowski
British
Mathematician, Poet, Non-fiction writer
Prince Nikita Alexandrovich of RussiaPrince Nikita Alexandrovich of Russia
Russian
Prince

John GarandJohn Garand
Canadian, American
Designer
John Henry LewisJohn Henry Lewis
American
Boxer
Graham BondGraham Bond
British
Saxophonist