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 Josephine Baker

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

 2 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

 3 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)

 4 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)

 5 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)

 6 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

 7 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
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 8 Hannah Arendt

Hannah Arendt
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: October 14, 1906
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Linden - Mitte, Hanover, Germany
Died: December 4

 9 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

 10 Otto Skorzeny

Otto Skorzeny
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Nazi SS Officer
Birthdate: June 12, 1908
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: July 7

 11 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

 12 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

 13 Moe Howard

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

 14 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

 15 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

 16 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

 17 Susan Hayward

Susan Hayward
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Famous As: Actress, Model
Birthdate: June 30, 1917
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: March 14
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 18 Larry Fine

Larry Fine
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 5, 1902
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: January 24

 19 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

 20 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

 21 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

 22 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

 23 Tim Buckley

Tim Buckley
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Guitarist, Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: February 14, 1947
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Died: June 29

 24 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

 25 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)

 26 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)

 27 Fredric March

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

 28 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

 29 Ozzie Nelson

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

 30 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

 31 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)

 32 Michael X

Michael X
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Civil rights activist, Revolutionary
Birthdate: August 17, 1933
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Belmont, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Died: May 16

 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 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

 35 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

 36 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

 37 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

 38 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

 39 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

 40 Casey Stengel

Casey Stengel
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball player
Birthdate: July 30, 1890
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Died: September 29

 41 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)

 42 Marjorie Main

Marjorie Main
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 24, 1890
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Acton, Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Died: April 10
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 43 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

 44 Mikhail Bakhtin

Mikhail Bakhtin
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: November 17, 1895
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Oryol, Russia
Died: March 7

 45 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

 46 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

 47 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

 48 Moyna Macgill

Moyna Macgill
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 10, 1895
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Belfast, Ireland
Died: November 25

 49 Julian Huxley

Julian Huxley
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Biologist
Birthdate: June 22, 1887
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: London, England
Died: February 14

 50 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