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
American
Singer

Anthony EdenAnthony Eden
British
Prime Minister of UK

Joan CrawfordJoan Crawford
American
Actress

Bing CrosbyBing Crosby
American
American singer

Freddie PrinzeFreddie Prinze
American
Actor
Groucho MarxGroucho Marx
American
Comedian

Maria CallasMaria Callas
Greek
One of the most famous opera singers of the 20th

Vladimir NabokovVladimir Nabokov
Swiss, American, Russian
Novelist
Peter FinchPeter Finch
Australian
Actor

Maria RasputinMaria Rasputin
Russian
Grigori Rasputin’s Daughter
steve bikoSteve Biko
South African
Anti-apartheid Activist

Diana HylandDiana Hyland
American
Actress

Danny GreeneDanny Greene
American
Gangster

Fannie Lou HamerFannie Lou Hamer
American
Civil Rights Activist
Howard HawksHoward Hawks
American
Director

Alice PaulAlice Paul
American
Suffragist and Feminist

Cassie GainesCassie Gaines
American
Singer

Patricia HainesPatricia Haines
British
Actress
Fakhruddin Ali AhmedFakhruddin Ali Ahmed
Indian
Former President of India

Lee MillerLee Miller
American
Photographer
Wernher Von BraunWernher Von Braun
German, Polish, American
 

Charles AlstonCharles Alston
American
Painter, Sculptor, Artist, Muralist, Teacher

Archibald HillArchibald Hill
British
Physiologist
Paul BernaysPaul Bernays
Swiss
Mathematician

Edgar Adrian, 1st Baron AdrianEdgar Adrian, 1st Baron Adrian
British
Electrophysiologist
Anais NinAnais Nin
American
Essayist

Matthew Adam GarberMatthew Adam Garber
British
Child Actor

Clementine ChurchillClementine Churchill
British
Wife of Winston Churchill
Ronnie Van ZantRonnie Van Zant
American
Singer, Singer-songwriter, Musician, Composer,

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Marc BolanMarc Bolan
Guitarist, Singer-songwriter, Singer
Stephen BoydStephen Boyd
American, Northern Irish
Actor

Francis Gary PowersFrancis Gary Powers
American
Pilot

Roberto RosselliniRoberto Rossellini
Italian
Film director, Actor, Film producer, Playwright,

Andy DevineAndy Devine
American
Actor
René GoscinnyRené Goscinny
French
Editor, Film director, Comics writer, Film
Zero MostelZero Mostel
American
Actor

Leopold StokowskiLeopold Stokowski
British
Conductor

Steve GainesSteve Gaines
American
Musician

Adolph RuppAdolph Rupp
German, American
Basketball coach
Ethel WatersEthel Waters
American
Actor, Singer, Jazz musician, Stage actor

Gummo MarxGummo Marx
American
Actor, Comedian, Inventor

Tom PryceTom Pryce
Welsh
Motorcycle racer, Racecar driver

Paul DesmondPaul Desmond
American
Jazz musician

Lutz Graf Schwerin von KrosigkLutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk
German
Politician, Jurist, Diplomat, Economist
Friedrich MandlFriedrich Mandl
Austrian
entrepreneur

Henry TandeyHenry Tandey
British
Soldier
Ludwig ErhardLudwig Erhard
German
Economist, Politician, University teacher

Clarice LispectorClarice Lispector
Brazilian
Writer, Screenwriter, Translator, Journalist,

Kurt SchuschniggKurt Schuschnigg
Austrian, Italian
Politician
George de MohrenschildtGeorge de Mohrenschildt
American
Geologist

Ethel Roosevelt DerbyEthel Roosevelt Derby
American
Nurse
Robert LowellRobert Lowell
American
Poet, Writer

Samael Aun WeorSamael Aun Weor
Colombian
writer

Eve MeyerEve Meyer
American
Actor, Film producer, Playboy Playmate, Model

Andreas BaaderAndreas Baader
German
Activist

Erroll GarnerErroll Garner
American
pianist, composer, jazz musician
Alexey StakhanovAlexey Stakhanov
Miner

Aleksandr VasilevskyAleksandr Vasilevsky
Russian
Officer

Ali ShariatiAli Shariati
Iranian
Politician, Writer, Essayist, Philosopher,

Eduard RoschmannEduard Roschmann
Argentinian, Austrian
Torturer, Lawyer
Uday ShankarUday Shankar
Indian
Choreographer, Dancer

Jacques PrévertJacques Prévert
French
Poet
E. F. SchumacherE. F. Schumacher
German, British
Economist, Philosopher, Statistician

Jacob Veldhuyzen van ZantenJacob Veldhuyzen van Zanten
Aviator

Michael BalconMichael Balcon
British
Film producer
William CastleWilliam Castle
American
Film Director

John Edensor LittlewoodJohn Edensor Littlewood
British
Mathematician, University teacher
Ruth Graves WakefieldRuth Graves Wakefield
American
Chef, Patent inventor, Teacher, Businessperson,

Terence RattiganTerence Rattigan
British
Playwright

Alexander BustamanteAlexander Bustamante
Jamaican
Politician
Gudrun EnsslinGudrun Ensslin
German
Teacher, Feminist

Robert NairacRobert Nairac
British
Soldier
Sumitranandan PantSumitranandan Pant
Indian
Writer, Poet

Thomas Campbell ClarkTom C. Clark
American
Lawyer

Carlos Prío SocarrásCarlos Prío Socarrás
Cuban
President

Grethe RaskGrethe Rask
Danish
physician, surgeon
John Dickson CarrJohn Dickson Carr
American
Novelist
Ernst BlochErnst Bloch
German
Writer, Philosopher, Journalist, University

Anthony CroslandAnthony Crosland
British
Politician

Jacques TourneurJacques Tourneur
French
Film director, Film editor

Alexander LuriaAlexander Luria
Russian
Neuropsychologist
H. A. ReyH. A. Rey
American
Writer, Children's writer

Magda LupescuMagda Lupescu
Romanian
Mistress of King Carol II of Romania

Naum GaboNaum Gabo
Sculptor, Architect, Painter, University teacher

Ba MawBa Maw
Burmese
Lawyer

Juan Velasco AlvaradoJuan Velasco Alvarado
Peruvian
Politician, Officer
Dietrich von HildebrandDietrich von Hildebrand
German
Writer, Theologian, University teacher,

Oskar MorgensternOskar Morgenstern
Austrian, German, American
Economist
Kōichi KidoKōichi Kido
Japanese
Politician

Kamal JumblattKamal Jumblatt
Lebanese
Politician
David K. E. BruceDavid K. E. Bruce
American
Lawyer, Diplomat, Politician
Loren EiseleyLoren Eiseley
American
Anthropologist, Philosopher, Poet