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.

Haile SelassieHaile Selassie
23 July 1892, Ethiopian
Former Emperor of Ethiopia
Francisco FrancoFrancisco Franco
04 December 1892, Spanish
Dictator of Spain

Chiang Kai-shekChiang Kai-shek
31 October 1887, Chinese
President of the Republic of China

Jimmy HoffaJimmy Hoffa
14 February 1913, American
Labor Union Leader

Rod SerlingRod Serling
25 December 1924, American
Screenwriter, TV Producer, Narrator

Aristotle OnassisAristotle Onassis
15 January 1906, Greek
Business magnate
Josephine BakerJosephine Baker
03 June 1906, French
Dancer

Elijah MuhammadElijah Muhammad
07 October 1897, American
Religious Leader

Sarvepalli RadhakrishnanSarvepalli Radhakrishnan
05 September 1888, Indian
Confident, Ambitious

Hannah ArendtHannah Arendt
14 October 1906, German
Philosopher
Sheikh Mujibur RahmanSheikh Mujibur Rahman
17 March 1920, Bangladeshi
First Prime Minister of Bangladesh

Moe HowardMoe Howard
19 June 1897, American
Actor
K. Kamaraj K. Kamaraj
15 July 1903, Indian
Former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, India

Steve PrefontaineSteve Prefontaine
25 January 1951, American
Long-distance Runner

Susan Hayward Susan Hayward
30 June 1917, American
Actress
Larry FineLarry Fine
05 October 1902, American
Comedian

Otto SkorzenyOtto Skorzeny
12 June 1908, Austrian, Spanish
Military Officer
Faisal of Saudi ArabiaFaisal of Saudi Arabia
14 April 1906, Saudi Arabian
Former King of Saudi Arabia

Fredric MarchFredric March
31 August 1897, American
Actor

Nikolai BulganinNikolai Bulganin
11 June 1895, Russian
Former Premier of the Soviet Union
Pete HamPete Ham
27 April 1947, British
Singer

Casey StengelCasey Stengel
30 July 1890, American
American baseball manager
Anna Roosevelt HalstedAnna Roosevelt Halsted
03 May 1906, American
Writer, Editor

Ozzie NelsonOzzie Nelson
20 March 1906, American
Actor

Cannonball AdderleyCannonball Adderley
15 September 1928, American
Jazz alto saxophonist

Percy Lavon JulianPercy Lavon Julian
11 April 1899, American
Chemist
Marjorie MainMarjorie Main
24 February 1890, American
Actress
Barbara HepworthBarbara Hepworth
10 January 1903, British
Artist

Euell GibbonsEuell Gibbons
08 September 1911, American
Outdoorsman

George StevensGeorge Stevens
18 December 1904, American
Film Director & Producer

William A. WellmanWilliam A. Wellman
29 February 1896, American
Director
Olga HepnarováOlga Hepnarová
30 June 1951, Czech
Murderer

Roque DaltonRoque Dalton
14 May 1935, Salvadoran
Poet

George Paget ThomsonGeorge Paget Thomson
03 May 1892, British
Physicist

Carl Ortwin Sauer Carl O. Sauer
24 December 1889, American
Geographer

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Gustav Ludwig HertzGustav Ludwig Hertz
22 July 1887, German
Physicists
Neville Cardus Neville Cardus
03 April 1888, British
Writer & Critic

P G WodehouseP G Wodehouse
15 October 1881, British, American
Playwright and Author
Edward Lawrie TatumEdward Lawrie Tatum
14 December 1909, American
Biochemist

Thomas Hart BentonThomas Hart Benton
15 April 1889, American
Painter

Dmitry ShostakovichDmitry Shostakovich
25 September 1906, Russian
Composer
Éamon de ValeraÉamon de Valera
14 October 1882, American
Former President of Ireland

Robert Robinson Robert Robinson
13 September 1886, British
Scientist
John LukeJohn Luke
19 January 1906, Irish
Artist

Ivo AndricIvo Andric
09 October 1892, Yugoslav
Novelist

Dmitri ShostakovichDmitri Shostakovich
24 September 1906, Russian
Composer

Pier Paolo PasoliniPier Paolo Pasolini
05 March 1922, Italian
Film director, Writer, Actor, Poet, Screenwriter,

Tim BuckleyTim Buckley
14 February 1947, American
singer-songwriter, singer, banjoist, jazz
Sam GiancanaSam Giancana
15 June 1908, American
 

Graham HillGraham Hill
15 February 1929, British
British racing driver

Mary UreMary Ure
18 February 1933, British
Stage actor, Film actor

Umm KulthumUmm Kulthum
18 December 1898, Egyptian
Singer
Bernard HerrmannBernard Herrmann
29 June 1911, American
Composer, Conductor, Film score composer

Audrey WilliamsAudrey Williams
28 February 1923, American
Musician, Songwriter
Bob WillsBob Wills
1905 AD
Songwriter, Singer

Richard ConteRichard Conte
24 March 1910, American
Actor

Mikhail BakhtinMikhail Bakhtin
17 November 1895, Russian
Philosopher, Linguist, Writer, Literary critic
Lefty FrizzellLefty Frizzell
1928 AD
Songwriter, Singer

Arnold J. ToynbeeArnold J. Toynbee
14 April 1889, British
Historian, Professor, Diplomat
Louis JordanLouis Jordan
08 July 1908, American
Singer, Actor, Saxophonist, Jazz musician

Ezzard CharlesEzzard Charles
07 July 1921, American
American professional boxer

T-Bone WalkerT-Bone Walker
1910 AD
Guitarist, Songwriter, Singer
Moms MableyMoms Mabley
19 March 1894, American
American comedian

Julian HuxleyJulian Huxley
22 June 1887, British
British director
Father YodFather Yod
04 July 1922, American
 

Mark DonohueMark Donohue
18 March 1937, American
Formula One driver, Motorcycle racer, Racecar

Ross McWhirterRoss McWhirter
12 August 1925, British
Writer, Presenter, Journalist

Walker EvansWalker Evans
03 November 1903, American
Photographer, Photojournalist, Journalist
Avery BrundageAvery Brundage
28 September 1887, American
Art collector, Basketball player, Athletics
Keith ParkKeith Park
15 June 1892, British
Aviator, Military personnel

Mike BrantMike Brant
01 February 1947, French
Singer

Rex StoutRex Stout
01 December 1886, American
American writer

Gottlob BergerGottlob Berger
16 July 1896, German
Politician
Leroy AndersonLeroy Anderson
29 June 1908, American
Classical composer, Conductor, Composer

Lionel TrillingLionel Trilling
04 July 1905, American
Literary critic, Writer, Novelist, University

József MindszentyJózsef Mindszenty
29 March 1892, Hungarian
Catholic priest

Bas Jan AderBas Jan Ader
19 April 1942
Performance artist, Visual artist, Photographer,

Maxwell MaltzMaxwell Maltz
10 March 1889, American
Physician, Writer, Playwright
Michel SimonMichel Simon
09 April 1895, Swiss
Actor

Madeleine VionnetMadeleine Vionnet
22 June 1876, French
Grand couturier
Hans BellmerHans Bellmer
13 March 1902, French
Painter, Sculptor, Photographer, Engraver

David Marshall WilliamsDavid Marshall Williams
13 November 1900, American
 

Vayalar RamavarmaVayalar Ramavarma
28 March 1928, Indian
Author, Lyricist, Songwriter
Paul KeresPaul Keres
06 January 1916, Estonian
Writer

Guy MolletGuy Mollet
31 December 1905, French
Politician
François TombalbayeFrançois Tombalbaye
15 June 1918, Chadian
President

George R. PriceGeorge R. Price
06 October 1922, American
Mathematician, Geneticist

Franz SixFranz Six
12 August 1906, German
publisher, docent, propagandist, university

Antonín NovotnýAntonín Novotný
10 December 1904, Czech
Politician
Antonín NovotnýAntonín Novotný
10 December 1904, Czech
Politician

Haile Selassie I of EthiopiaHaile Selassie I of Ethiopia
23 June 1892, Ethiopian
Former Emperor of Ethiopia
Emlen TunnellEmlen Tunnell
29 March 1925, American
American football player

Saint-John PerseSaint-John Perse
31 May 1887, French, Guadeloupean
Poet, Writer, Diplomat

G. I. TaylorG. I. Taylor
07 March 1886, British
Physicist, Engineer, Mathematician, Meteorologist

Leslie WhiteLeslie White
19 January 1900, American
Anthropologist
Annette KellermanAnnette Kellerman
06 July 1886, Australian