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.

Francisco FrancoFrancisco Franco
(Dictator of Spain)

04 December 1892

Spanish

Rod SerlingRod Serling
(Screenwriter, TV Producer, Narrator)

25 December 1924

American

Haile SelassieHaile Selassie
(Former Emperor of Ethiopia)

23 July 1892

Ethiopian

Jimmy HoffaJimmy Hoffa
(Labor Union Leader)

14 February 1913

American

Chiang Kai-shekChiang Kai-shek
(President of the Republic of China)

31 October 1887

Chinese

Josephine BakerJosephine Baker
(Dancer)

03 June 1906

French

Aristotle OnassisAristotle Onassis
(Business magnate)

15 January 1906

Greek

Elijah MuhammadElijah Muhammad
(Religious Leader)

07 October 1897

American

Hannah ArendtHannah Arendt
(Philosopher)

14 October 1906

German

Sheikh Mujibur RahmanSheikh Mujibur Rahman
(First Prime Minister of Bangladesh)

17 March 1920

Bangladeshi

Sarvepalli RadhakrishnanSarvepalli Radhakrishnan
(Confident, Ambitious)

05 September 1888

Indian

Fredric MarchFredric March
(Actor)

31 August 1897

American

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Otto SkorzenyOtto Skorzeny
(Military Officer)

12 June 1908

Austrian,Spanish

Faisal of Saudi ArabiaFaisal of Saudi Arabia
(Former King of Saudi Arabia)

14 April 1906

Saudi Arabian

Moe HowardMoe Howard
(Actor)

19 June 1897

American

Susan Hayward Susan Hayward
(Actress)

30 June 1917

American

K. Kamaraj K. Kamaraj
(Former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, India)

15 July 1903

Indian

Larry FineLarry Fine
(Comedian)

05 October 1902

American

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Steve PrefontaineSteve Prefontaine
(Long-distance Runner)

25 January 1951

American

Nikolai BulganinNikolai Bulganin
(Former Premier of the Soviet Union)

11 June 1895

Russian

Percy Lavon JulianPercy Lavon Julian
(Chemist)

11 April 1899

American

Anna Roosevelt HalstedAnna Roosevelt Halsted
(Writer, Editor)

03 May 1906

American

Pete HamPete Ham
(Singer)

27 April 1947

British

Ozzie NelsonOzzie Nelson
(Actor)

20 March 1906

American

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Casey StengelCasey Stengel
(American baseball manager)

30 July 1890

American

Cannonball AdderleyCannonball Adderley
(Jazz alto saxophonist)

15 September 1928

American

Marjorie MainMarjorie Main
(Actress)

24 February 1890

American

William A. WellmanWilliam A. Wellman
(Director)

29 February 1896

American

Barbara HepworthBarbara Hepworth
(Artist)

10 January 1903

British

George StevensGeorge Stevens
(Film Director & Producer)

18 December 1904

American

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Olga HepnarováOlga Hepnarová
(Murderer)

30 June 1951

Czech

George Paget ThomsonGeorge Paget Thomson
(Physicist)

03 May 1892

British

Carl Ortwin Sauer Carl O. Sauer
(Geographer)

24 December 1889

American

Roque DaltonRoque Dalton
(Poet)

14 May 1935

Salvadoran

Gustav Ludwig HertzGustav Ludwig Hertz
(Physicists)

22 July 1887

German

Neville Cardus Neville Cardus
(Writer & Critic)

03 April 1888

British

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P G WodehouseP G Wodehouse
(Playwright and Author)

15 October 1881

British,American

Edward Lawrie TatumEdward Lawrie Tatum
(Biochemist)

14 December 1909

American

Thomas Hart BentonThomas Hart Benton
(Painter)

15 April 1889

American

Robert Robinson Robert Robinson
(Scientist)

13 September 1886

British

Dmitry ShostakovichDmitry Shostakovich
(Composer)

25 September 1906

Russian

Éamon de ValeraÉamon de Valera
(Former President of Ireland)

14 October 1882

American

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John LukeJohn Luke
(Artist)

19 January 1906

Irish

Ivo AndricIvo Andric
(Novelist)

09 October 1892

Yugoslav

Dmitri ShostakovichDmitri Shostakovich
(Composer)

24 September 1906

Russian

Pier Paolo PasoliniPier Paolo Pasolini
(Film director, Writer, Actor, Poet, Screenwriter, Journalist, Philosopher, Novelist, Linguist, Playwright, Film actor)

05 March 1922

Italian

Sam GiancanaSam Giancana

15 June 1908

American

Tim BuckleyTim Buckley
(singer-songwriter, singer, banjoist, jazz musician, guitarist, jazz guitarist)

14 February 1947

American

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Umm KulthumUmm Kulthum
(Singer)

18 December 1898

Egyptian

Graham HillGraham Hill
(British racing driver)

15 February 1929

British

Mary UreMary Ure
(Stage actor, Film actor)

18 February 1933

British

Audrey WilliamsAudrey Williams
(Musician, Songwriter)

28 February 1923

American

Mikhail BakhtinMikhail Bakhtin
(Philosopher, Linguist, Writer, Literary critic)

17 November 1895

Russian

Bernard HerrmannBernard Herrmann
(Composer, Conductor, Film score composer)

29 June 1911

American

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Arnold J. ToynbeeArnold J. Toynbee
(Historian, Professor, Diplomat)

14 April 1889

British

Bob WillsBob Wills
(Songwriter, Singer)

1905 AD

Lefty FrizzellLefty Frizzell
(Songwriter, Singer)

1928 AD

Moms MableyMoms Mabley
(American comedian)

19 March 1894

American

Louis JordanLouis Jordan
(Singer, Actor, Saxophonist, Jazz musician)

08 July 1908

American

T-Bone WalkerT-Bone Walker
(Guitarist, Songwriter, Singer)

1910 AD

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Mark DonohueMark Donohue
(Formula One driver, Motorcycle racer, Racecar driver)

18 March 1937

American

Ezzard CharlesEzzard Charles
(American professional boxer)

07 July 1921

American

Father YodFather Yod

04 July 1922

American

Julian HuxleyJulian Huxley
(British director)

22 June 1887

British

Euell GibbonsEuell Gibbons
(Outdoorsman)

08 September 1911

American

Walker EvansWalker Evans
(Photographer, Photojournalist, Journalist)

03 November 1903

American

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Ross McWhirterRoss McWhirter
(Writer, Presenter, Journalist)

12 August 1925

British

Avery BrundageAvery Brundage
(Art collector, Basketball player, Athletics competitor)

28 September 1887

American

Mike BrantMike Brant
(Singer)

01 February 1947

French

Keith ParkKeith Park
(Aviator, Military personnel)

15 June 1892

British

Gottlob BergerGottlob Berger
(Politician)

16 July 1896

German

Rex StoutRex Stout
(American writer)

01 December 1886

American

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Leroy AndersonLeroy Anderson
(Classical composer, Conductor, Composer)

29 June 1908

American

József MindszentyJózsef Mindszenty
(Catholic priest)

29 March 1892

Hungarian

Lionel TrillingLionel Trilling
(Literary critic, Writer, Novelist, University teacher, Journalist)

04 July 1905

American