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
Spanish
Dictator of Spain
Chiang Kai-shekChiang Kai-shek
Chinese
President of the Republic of China

Haile SelassieHaile Selassie
Ethiopian
Former Emperor of Ethiopia

Jimmy HoffaJimmy Hoffa
American
Labor Union Leader

Elijah MuhammadElijah Muhammad
American
Religious Leader

Aristotle OnassisAristotle Onassis
Greek
Business magnate
Sarvepalli RadhakrishnanSarvepalli Radhakrishnan
Indian
Confident, Ambitious

Josephine BakerJosephine Baker
French
Dancer

Hannah ArendtHannah Arendt
German
Philosopher

Sheikh Mujibur RahmanSheikh Mujibur Rahman
Bangladeshi
First Prime Minister of Bangladesh
Otto SkorzenyOtto Skorzeny
Austrian, Spanish
Military Officer

Rod SerlingRod Serling
American
Screenwriter, TV Producer, Narrator
Moe HowardMoe Howard
American
Actor

Sam GiancanaSam Giancana
American
Mobster

Larry FineLarry Fine
American
Comedian
Faisal of Saudi ArabiaFaisal of Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabian
Former King of Saudi Arabia

Susan Hayward Susan Hayward
American
Actress
Éamon de ValeraÉamon de Valera
American
Former President of Ireland

K. Kamaraj K. Kamaraj
Indian
Former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, India

Steve PrefontaineSteve Prefontaine
American
Long-distance Runner
Fredric MarchFredric March
American
Actor

Nikolai BulganinNikolai Bulganin
Russian
Former Premier of the Soviet Union
Pete HamPete Ham
British
Singer

Casey StengelCasey Stengel
American
American baseball manager

Anna Roosevelt HalstedAnna Roosevelt Halsted
American
Writer, Editor

Ozzie NelsonOzzie Nelson
American
Actor
Cannonball AdderleyCannonball Adderley
American
Jazz alto saxophonist
Marjorie MainMarjorie Main
American
Actress

Barbara HepworthBarbara Hepworth
British
Artist

George StevensGeorge Stevens
American
Film Director & Producer

Percy Lavon JulianPercy Lavon Julian
American
Chemist
Euell GibbonsEuell Gibbons
American
Outdoorsman

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William A. WellmanWilliam A. Wellman
American
Director

George Paget ThomsonGeorge Paget Thomson
British
Physicist

Gustav Ludwig HertzGustav Ludwig Hertz
German
Physicists

Olga HepnarováOlga Hepnarová
Czech
Murderer
Neville Cardus Neville Cardus
British
Writer & Critic

Carl Ortwin Sauer Carl O. Sauer
American
Geographer
Roque DaltonRoque Dalton
Salvadoran
Poet

Edward Lawrie TatumEdward Lawrie Tatum
American
Biochemist

P G WodehouseP G Wodehouse
British, American
Playwright and Author
Dmitry ShostakovichDmitry Shostakovich
Russian
Composer

Thomas Hart BentonThomas Hart Benton
American
Painter
Ivo AndricIvo Andric
Yugoslav
Novelist

Robert Robinson Robert Robinson
British
Scientist

John LukeJohn Luke
Irish
Artist

Dmitri ShostakovichDmitri Shostakovich
Russian
Composer

Tim BuckleyTim Buckley
American
singer-songwriter, singer, banjoist, jazz
Pier Paolo PasoliniPier Paolo Pasolini
Italian
Film director, Writer, Actor, Poet, Screenwriter,

Graham HillGraham Hill
British
British racing driver

Mary UreMary Ure
British
Stage actor, Film actor

William HartnellWilliam Hartnell
British
Actor
Umm KulthumUmm Kulthum
Egyptian
Singer

Audrey WilliamsAudrey Williams
American
Musician, Songwriter
Bernard HerrmannBernard Herrmann
American
Composer, Conductor, Film score composer

Roger WilliamsRoger Williams
British
Actor

Mikhail BakhtinMikhail Bakhtin
Russian
Philosopher, Linguist, Writer, Literary critic
Bob WillsBob Wills
Songwriter, Singer

Richard ConteRichard Conte
American
Actor
Lefty FrizzellLefty Frizzell
Songwriter, Singer

Arnold J. ToynbeeArnold J. Toynbee
British
Historian, Professor, Diplomat

Louis JordanLouis Jordan
American
Singer, Actor, Saxophonist, Jazz musician
Ezzard CharlesEzzard Charles
American
American professional boxer

T-Bone WalkerT-Bone Walker
Guitarist, Songwriter, Singer
Leroy AndersonLeroy Anderson
American
Classical composer, Conductor, Composer

Moms MableyMoms Mabley
American
American comedian

Anthony McAuliffeAnthony McAuliffe
American
Military Leader

Julian HuxleyJulian Huxley
British
British director
Ross McWhirterRoss McWhirter
British
Writer, Presenter, Journalist
Father YodFather Yod
American
 

Mark DonohueMark Donohue
American
Formula One driver, Motorcycle racer, Racecar

Walker EvansWalker Evans
American
Photographer, Photojournalist, Journalist

Avery BrundageAvery Brundage
American
Art collector, Basketball player, Athletics
Keith ParkKeith Park
British
Aviator, Military personnel

Vayalar RamavarmaVayalar Ramavarma
Indian
Author, Lyricist, Songwriter

Gottlob BergerGottlob Berger
German
Politician

Theodosius DobzhanskyTheodosius Dobzhansky
Ukrainian, American
Geneticist

Anna Mae AquashAnna Mae Aquash
Canadian
Activist
Mike BrantMike Brant
French
Singer

George R. PriceGeorge R. Price
American
Mathematician, Geneticist
Rex StoutRex Stout
American
American writer

Lefty GroveLefty Grove
American
Baseball Pitcher

Pancho BarnesPancho Barnes
American
Aviator
Lionel TrillingLionel Trilling
American
Literary critic, Writer, Novelist, University

James BlishJames Blish
American
Author
Madeleine VionnetMadeleine Vionnet
French
Grand couturier

Maxwell MaltzMaxwell Maltz
American
Physician, Writer, Playwright

Kang ShengKang Sheng
Chinese
Chinese leader

József MindszentyJózsef Mindszenty
Hungarian
Catholic priest
Bas Jan AderBas Jan Ader
Performance artist, Visual artist, Photographer,

Gustavo Rojas PinillaGustavo Rojas Pinilla
Colombian
President
Hans BellmerHans Bellmer
French
Painter, Sculptor, Photographer, Engraver

Michel SimonMichel Simon
Swiss
Actor
David Marshall WilliamsDavid Marshall Williams
American
 

Paul KeresPaul Keres
Estonian
Writer
Perle MestaPerle Mesta
American
Socialite