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

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
 

Ed SullivanEd Sullivan
American
Television Personality
Julius EvolaJulius Evola
Italian
Philosopher

James ChadwickJames Chadwick
British
Discoverer of Neutron

Rudolf DasslerRudolf Dassler
German
Entrepreneur
Anne SextonAnne Sexton
American
Poet

Georges PompidouGeorges Pompidou
French
Former Prime Minister & President of France
Clay ShawClay Shaw
American
Businessman

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

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

Louis KahnLouis Kahn
American
Architect
Walter LippmannWalter Lippmann
American
First to introduce the concept of Cold War
Samuel GoldwynSamuel Goldwyn
American
Film Producer

H. L. HuntH. L. Hunt
American
Businessman

Begum AkhtarBegum Akhtar
Indian
Singer

Imre LakatosImre Lakatos
Hungarian
Philosopher
Virginia ApgarVirginia Apgar
American
Physician and Anesthesiologist

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Ralph CaponeRalph Capone
Italian, American
Al Capone's Brother

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

Cyril ConnollyCyril Connolly
British
Literary Critic & 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

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

Bill FingerBill Finger
American
Comics artist, Screenwriter

Tim HortonTim Horton
Canadian
Ice hockey player

Tex RitterTex Ritter
American
Singer

Karen SilkwoodKaren Silkwood
 
Bud AbbottBud Abbott
American
television actor, film actor, film producer, stage

Vannevar BushVannevar Bush
American
Scientist, Engineer, Politician, University

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

David Alfaro SiqueirosDavid Alfaro Siqueiros
Mexican
Painter, University teacher, 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

Jayachamarajendra WadiyarJayachamarajendra Wadiyar
Indian
Poet, Composer, Philosopher, Philanthropist,
Amy VanderbiltAmy Vanderbilt
American
 

Darius MilhaudDarius Milhaud
French
Classical composer, Conductor, Autobiographer,

Chet HuntleyChet Huntley
American
News presenter, Television presenter, Journalist

Harry PartchHarry Partch
American
Composer
Olga BaclanovaOlga Baclanova
Russian
actor
Erich KästnerErich Kästner
German
Author

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
Phog AllenPhog Allen
American
Basketball player

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

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

Abraham RobinsonAbraham Robinson
American
Mathematician, Engineer, University teacher
Leon ShamroyLeon Shamroy
American
Cinematographer

Ayub KhanAyub Khan
Pakistani
Former President of Pakistan
Eurico Gaspar DutraEurico Gaspar Dutra
Brazilian
Military leader