Famous People Who Died In 1977

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1977. This list includes people like Elvis Presley, Charlie Chaplin, Anthony Eden, Joan Crawford, Freddie Prinze and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, philosophers, poets and novelists who died in 1977. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & France and many more countries.

Elvis PresleyElvis Presley
08 January 1935, American
Singer
Charlie ChaplinCharlie Chaplin
16 April 1889, British
 

Joan CrawfordJoan Crawford
23 March 1905, American
Actress

Anthony EdenAnthony Eden
12 June 1897, British
Prime Minister of UK

Bing CrosbyBing Crosby
03 May 1903, American
American singer

Freddie PrinzeFreddie Prinze
22 June 1954, American
Actor
Maria CallasMaria Callas
02 December 1923, Greek
One of the most famous opera singers of the 20th

Julius Henry MarkGroucho Marx
02 October 1890, American
Comedian

Vladimir NabokovVladimir Nabokov
22 April 1899, Swiss, American, Russian
Novelist

steve bikoSteve Biko
18 December 1946, South African
Anti-apartheid Activist
Peter FinchPeter Finch
28 September 1916, Australian
Actor

Diana HylandDiana Hyland
25 January 1936, American
Actress
Danny GreeneDanny Greene
14 November 1933, American
Gangster

Howard HawksHoward Hawks
30 May 1896, American
Director

A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami PrabhupadaA. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada
01 September 1896, Indian
Founder of ISKCON
Alice PaulAlice Paul
11 January 1885, American
Suffragist and Feminist

Patricia HainesPatricia Haines
03 February 1932, British
Actress
Cassie GainesCassie Gaines
09 January 1948, American
Singer

Charles AlstonCharles Alston
28 November 1907, American
Painter, Sculptor, Artist, Muralist, Teacher

Archibald HillArchibald Hill
26 September 1886, British
Physiologist
Anais NinAnais Nin
21 February 1903, American
Essayist

Paul BernaysPaul Bernays
17 October 1888, Swiss
Mathematician
Wernher Von BraunWernher Von Braun
23 March 1912, German, Polish, American
 

Edgar Adrian, 1st Baron AdrianEdgar Adrian, 1st Baron Adrian
30 November 1889, British
Electrophysiologist

Matthew Adam GarberMatthew Adam Garber
25 March 1956, British
Child Actor

Leopold StokowskiLeopold Stokowski
18 April 1882, British
Conductor
Ronnie Van ZantRonnie Van Zant
15 January 1948, American
Singer, Singer-songwriter, Musician, Composer,
Marc BolanMarc Bolan
30 September 1947
Guitarist, Singer-songwriter, Singer

Maria RasputinMaria Rasputin
27 March 1898
Circus performer, Writer

Stephen BoydStephen Boyd
04 July 1931, American, Northern Irish
Actor

Roberto RosselliniRoberto Rossellini
08 May 1906, Italian
Film director, Actor, Film producer, Playwright,
Fannie Lou HamerFannie Lou Hamer
06 October 1917, American
Civil Rights Activist, Philanthropist

Ethel WatersEthel Waters
31 October 1896, American
Actor, Singer, Jazz musician, Stage actor

Tom PryceTom Pryce
11 June 1949, Welsh
Motorcycle racer, Racecar driver

Fakhruddin Ali AhmedFakhruddin Ali Ahmed
13 May 1905, Indian
President, Politician

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Gummo MarxGummo Marx
23 October 1892, American
Actor, Comedian, Inventor
Robert NairacRobert Nairac
31 August 1948, British
Soldier

Lee MillerLee Miller
23 April 1907, American
War correspondent, Photographer, War photographer,
Paul DesmondPaul Desmond
25 November 1924, American
Composer, Saxophonist, Jazz musician

Lutz Graf Schwerin von KrosigkLutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk
22 August 1887, German
Politician, Jurist, Diplomat, Economist

Friedrich MandlFriedrich Mandl
09 February 1900, Austrian
entrepreneur
George de MohrenschildtGeorge de Mohrenschildt
17 April 1911, American
Geologist

Clarice LispectorClarice Lispector
10 December 1920, Brazilian
Writer, Screenwriter, Translator, Journalist,
Andreas BaaderAndreas Baader
06 May 1943, German
Activist

Ludwig ErhardLudwig Erhard
04 February 1897, German
Economist, Politician, University teacher

Robert LowellRobert Lowell
01 March 1917, American
Poet, Writer

Kurt SchuschniggKurt Schuschnigg
14 December 1897, Austrian, Italian
Politician

Erroll GarnerErroll Garner
15 June 1921, American
pianist, composer, jazz musician
Alexey StakhanovAlexey Stakhanov
03 January 1906
Miner

Uday ShankarUday Shankar
08 December 1900, Indian
Choreographer, Dancer

Ali ShariatiAli Shariati
23 November 1933, Iranian
Politician, Writer, Essayist, Philosopher,

René GoscinnyRené Goscinny
14 August 1926, French
Editor, Film director, Comics writer, Film
Eve MeyerEve Meyer
13 December 1928, American
Actor, Film producer, Playboy Playmate, Model

Aleksandr VasilevskyAleksandr Vasilevsky
18 September 1895, Russian
Officer
Sumitranandan PantSumitranandan Pant
20 May 1900, Indian
Writer, Poet

Terence RattiganTerence Rattigan
10 June 1911, British
Playwright, Screenwriter, Writer

Henry TandeyHenry Tandey
30 August 1891, British
Soldier
John Edensor LittlewoodJohn Edensor Littlewood
09 June 1885, British
Mathematician, University teacher

Alexander BustamanteAlexander Bustamante
24 February 1884, Jamaican
Politician
Ruth Graves WakefieldRuth Graves Wakefield
17 June 1903, American
Chef, Patent inventor, Teacher, Businessperson,

Ethel Roosevelt DerbyEthel Roosevelt Derby
13 August 1891, American
Nurse

Gudrun EnsslinGudrun Ensslin
15 August 1940, German
Teacher, Feminist
E. F. SchumacherE. F. Schumacher
16 August 1911, German, British
Economist, Philosopher, Statistician

Jacob Veldhuyzen van ZantenJacob Veldhuyzen van Zanten
05 February 1927
Aviator
Jacques PrévertJacques Prévert
04 February 1900, French
Poet

Samael Aun WeorSamael Aun Weor
03 March 1917, Colombian
writer

Anthony CroslandAnthony Crosland
29 August 1918, British
Politician

Michael BalconMichael Balcon
19 May 1896, British
Film producer
Eduard RoschmannEduard Roschmann
25 November 1908, Argentinian, Austrian
Torturer, Lawyer
Ernst BlochErnst Bloch
08 July 1885, German
Writer, Philosopher, Journalist, University

H. A. ReyH. A. Rey
16 September 1898, American
Writer, Children's writer

Gary GilmoreGary Gilmore
1940 AD
Murderer, Criminal, Thief

Juan Velasco AlvaradoJuan Velasco Alvarado
16 June 1910, Peruvian
Politician, Officer
Jacques TourneurJacques Tourneur
12 November 1904, French
Film director, Film editor

Kamal JumblattKamal Jumblatt
06 December 1917, Lebanese
Politician

Naum GaboNaum Gabo
05 August 1890
Sculptor, Architect, Painter, University teacher

Grethe RaskGrethe Rask
1930 AD, Danish
physician, surgeon

Angelo MuscatAngelo Muscat
24 September 1930, Maltese
Actor
Loren EiseleyLoren Eiseley
03 September 1907, American
Anthropologist, Philosopher, Poet

Dietrich von HildebrandDietrich von Hildebrand
12 October 1889, German
Writer, Theologian, University teacher,
David K. E. BruceDavid K. E. Bruce
12 February 1898, American
Lawyer, Diplomat, Politician

Robert Maynard HutchinsRobert Maynard Hutchins
17 January 1899, American
Educationist, University teacher

Charles NicolettiCharles Nicoletti
03 December 1916, American
 
William Herbert SheldonWilliam Herbert Sheldon
19 November 1898, American
Psychologist, Numismatist

Wang DuluWang Dulu
1909 AD, Chinese
writer
Modibo KeïtaModibo Keïta
04 June 1915, Malian
Prime Minister, President

Dougal HastonDougal Haston
19 April 1940, British
Explorer

Henri LangloisHenri Langlois
13 November 1914, French
Civil servant, Archivist

Peter Carl GoldmarkPeter Carl Goldmark
02 December 1906, Hungarian, American
Engineer, Physicist
Moufdi ZakariaMoufdi Zakaria
12 June 1908, Algerian
Poet, Writer, Songwriter

Billy CoutuBilly Coutu
01 March 1892, Canadian
Ice hockey player
Jean RostandJean Rostand
30 October 1894, French
Philosopher, Biologist, Writer

Aleksei Grigorievich StakhanovAleksei Grigorievich Stakhanov
03 January 1906, Ukrainian
Miner

Hanns-Martin SchleyerHanns-Martin Schleyer
01 May 1915, German
 

Lewis Blaine HersheyLewis Blaine Hershey
12 September 1893, American
Teacher
Hans Martin SutermeisterHans Martin Sutermeister
29 September 1907, Swiss
physician