Famous People Who Died In 1975

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1975. This list includes people like Jimmy Hoffa, K. Kamaraj, Francisco Franco, Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, Haile Selassie and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, artists, composers and journalists who died in 1975. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & India and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan

Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Confident, Ambitious
Birthdate: September 5, 1888
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Thiruttani, Tamil Nadu, India
Died: April 17

 2 Jimmy Hoffa

Jimmy Hoffa.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Labor Union Leader
Birthdate: February 14, 1913
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Brazil, Indiana, United States
Died: July 30

 3 Haile Selassie

Haile Selassie.
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Famous As: Emperor of Ethiopia
Birthdate: July 23, 1892
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ejersa Goro, Ethiopia
Died: August 27
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 4 Chiang Kai-shek

Chiang Kai-shek.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of the Republic of China
Birthdate: October 31, 1887
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Xikou
Died: April 5

 5 Francisco Franco

Francisco Franco.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Caudillo of Spain
Birthdate: December 4, 1892
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Ferrol, Spain
Died: November 20
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 6 Josephine Baker

Josephine Baker.
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Entertainer, Actress, Singer
Birthdate: June 3, 1906
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: April 12

 7 Elijah Muhammad

Elijah Muhammad.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Religious Leader
Birthdate: October 7, 1897
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Sandersville
Died: February 25
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 8 Aristotle Onassis

Aristotle Onassis.
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Business magnate
Birthdate: January 15, 1906
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Smyrna, Ottoman Empire
Died: March 15

 9 K. Kamaraj

K. Kamaraj.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, India
Birthdate: July 15, 1903
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India
Died: October 2

 10 Moe Howard

Moe Howard.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 19, 1897
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bensonhurst, New York City, New York
Died: May 4
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 11 Otto Skorzeny

Otto Skorzeny.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military Officer
Birthdate: June 12, 1908
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Vienna
Died: July 6
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 12 Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: First Prime Minister of Bangladesh
Birthdate: March 17, 1920
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Tungipara Upazila
Died: August 15

 13 Steve Prefontaine

Steve Prefontaine.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Long-distance Runner
Birthdate: January 25, 1951
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Coos Bay
Died: May 30
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 14 Rod Serling

Rod Serling.
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Famous As: Screenwriter, TV Producer, Narrator
Birthdate: December 25, 1924
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Syracuse
Died: June 28

 15 Hannah Arendt

Hannah Arendt.
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: October 14, 1906
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Hanover, Germany
Died: December 4

 16 Faisal of Saudi Arabia

Faisal of Saudi Arabia.
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Famous As: Former King of Saudi Arabia
Birthdate: April 14, 1906
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Riyadh
Died: March 25

 17 Larry Fine

Larry Fine.
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: October 5, 1902
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Died: January 24
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 18 Pier Paolo Pasolini

Pier Paolo Pasolini.
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Famous As: Film Director
Birthdate: March 5, 1922
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bologna, Kingdom of Italy
Died: November 2

 19 Susan Hayward

Susan Hayward.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 30, 1917
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Died: March 14

 20 Dmitry Shostakovich

Dmitry Shostakovich.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: September 25, 1906
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg
Died: August 9

 21 Mary Ure

Mary Ure
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Famous As: Stage actor, Film actor
Birthdate: February 18, 1933
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Glasgow
Died: April 3

 22 P G Wodehouse

P G Wodehouse.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Playwright and Author
Birthdate: October 15, 1881
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Guildford, England
Died: February 14

 23 Fredric March

Fredric March.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 31, 1897
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Racine
Died: April 14

 24 Éamon de Valera

Éamon de Valera.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former President of Ireland
Birthdate: October 14, 1882
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York City
Died: August 29

 25 Sam Giancana

Sam Giancana.
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Mobster
Birthdate: June 15, 1908
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Chicago
Died: June 19

 26 Graham Hill

Graham Hill
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: British racing driver
Birthdate: February 15, 1929
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hampstead, London, England
Died: November 29

 27 Tim Buckley

Tim Buckley
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: singer-songwriter, singer, banjoist, jazz musician, guitarist, jazz guitarist
Birthdate: February 14, 1947
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Washington, D.C.
Died: June 29

 28 William Hartnell

William Hartnell
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 8, 1908
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: St. Pancras, London, England, UK
Died: April 23
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 29 Nikolai Bulganin

Nikolai Bulganin.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Premier of the Soviet Union
Birthdate: June 11, 1895
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Nizhny Novgorod
Died: February 24

 30 Richard Conte

Richard Conte
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 24, 1910
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
Died: April 15
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 31 Ozzie Nelson

Ozzie Nelson.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 20, 1906
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Jersey City, New Jersey
Died: June 3

 32 Bernard Herrmann

Bernard Herrmann
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer, Conductor, Film score composer
Birthdate: June 29, 1911
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York City
Died: December 24

 33 Pete Ham

Pete Ham.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: April 27, 1947
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Swansea
Died: April 24

 34 S.D. Burman

S.D. Burman
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 1, 1906
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Comilla
Died: October 31

 35 Umm Kulthum

Umm Kulthum
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: December 18, 1898
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Al Senbellawein
Died: February 3

 36 James Robertson Justice

James Robertson Justice
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 15, 1907
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Lewisham, England
Died: July 2

 37 Avery Brundage

Avery Brundage
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Sports Administrator
Birthdate: September 28, 1887
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: May 8
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 38 Audrey Williams

Audrey Williams
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician, Songwriter
Birthdate: February 28, 1923
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Pike County
Died: November 4

 39 Anna Roosevelt Halsted

Anna Roosevelt Halsted.
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Famous As: Writer, Editor
Birthdate: May 3, 1906
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York City
Died: December 1

 40 Casey Stengel

Casey Stengel.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American baseball manager
Birthdate: July 30, 1890
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri
Died: September 29

 41 Anthony McAuliffe

Anthony McAuliffe
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Leader
Birthdate: July 2, 1898
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Died: August 11

 42 Annette Kellerman

Annette Kellerman
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 6, 1886
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Marrickville
Died: November 6

 43 Moms Mabley

Moms Mabley
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Famous As: American comedian
Birthdate: March 19, 1894
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Brevard, North Carolina, United States
Died: May 23

 44 Barbara Hepworth

Barbara Hepworth.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: January 10, 1903
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Wakefield
Died: May 20

 45 Lefty Frizzell

Lefty Frizzell
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: March 31, 1928
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Corsicana, Texas, United States
Died: July 19

 46 Arnold J. Toynbee

Arnold J. Toynbee.
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Famous As: Historian
Birthdate: April 14, 1889
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: London, England, United Kingdom
Died: October 22

 47 Marjorie Main

Marjorie Main.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 24, 1890
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Acton, Indianapolis, Indiana
Died: April 10

 48 Cannonball Adderley

Cannonball Adderley.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Jazz alto saxophonist
Birthdate: September 15, 1928
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Tampa, Florida, United States
Died: August 8

 49 Ezzard Charles

Ezzard Charles
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: July 7, 1921
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lawrenceville, Georgia, United States
Died: May 28
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 50 Bob Wills

Bob Wills
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: March 6, 1905
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Limestone County, Texas, United States
Died: May 13