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

Joan CrawfordJoan Crawford
American
Actress

Anthony EdenAnthony Eden
British
Prime Minister of UK

Bing CrosbyBing Crosby
American
American singer

Freddie PrinzeFreddie Prinze
American
Actor
Julius Henry MarkGroucho Marx
American
Comedian

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

Vladimir NabokovVladimir Nabokov
Swiss, American, Russian
Novelist

Danny GreeneDanny Greene
American
Gangster

steve bikoSteve Biko
South African
Anti-apartheid Activist
Peter FinchPeter Finch
Australian
Actor

Diana HylandDiana Hyland
American
Actress

Howard HawksHoward Hawks
American
Director
Patricia HainesPatricia Haines
British
Actress

Cassie GainesCassie Gaines
American
Singer
Alice PaulAlice Paul
American
Suffragist and Feminist

Archibald HillArchibald Hill
British
Physiologist

Paul BernaysPaul Bernays
Swiss
Mathematician
Charles AlstonCharles Alston
American
Painter, Sculptor, Artist, Muralist, Teacher

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

Wernher Von BraunWernher Von Braun
German, Polish, American
 

Matthew Adam GarberMatthew Adam Garber
British
Child Actor

Maria RasputinMaria Rasputin
Circus performer, Writer
Leopold StokowskiLeopold Stokowski
British
Conductor
Ronnie Van ZantRonnie Van Zant
American
Singer, Singer-songwriter, Musician, Composer,

Marc BolanMarc Bolan
Guitarist, Singer-songwriter, Singer

Francis Gary PowersFrancis Gary Powers
American
Pilot

Clementine ChurchillClementine Churchill
British
Wife of Winston Churchill
Roberto RosselliniRoberto Rossellini
Italian
Film director, Actor, Film producer, Playwright,

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Stephen BoydStephen Boyd
American, Northern Irish
Actor

Tom PryceTom Pryce
Welsh
Motorcycle racer, Racecar driver

Andy DevineAndy Devine
American
Actor

Steve GainesSteve Gaines
American
Musician
Zero MostelZero Mostel
American
Actor

Fannie Lou HamerFannie Lou Hamer
American
Civil Rights Activist, Philanthropist
Fakhruddin Ali AhmedFakhruddin Ali Ahmed
Indian
President, Politician

Gummo MarxGummo Marx
American
Actor, Comedian, Inventor

Ethel WatersEthel Waters
American
Actor, Singer, Jazz musician, Stage actor
Lutz Graf Schwerin von KrosigkLutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk
German
Politician, Jurist, Diplomat, Economist

Friedrich MandlFriedrich Mandl
Austrian
entrepreneur
Paul DesmondPaul Desmond
American
Composer, Saxophonist, Jazz musician

Robert NairacRobert Nairac
British
Soldier

Lee MillerLee Miller
American
War correspondent, Photographer, War photographer,

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

Ludwig ErhardLudwig Erhard
German
Economist, Politician, University teacher
Andreas BaaderAndreas Baader
German
Activist

Kurt SchuschniggKurt Schuschnigg
Austrian, Italian
Politician

George de MohrenschildtGeorge de Mohrenschildt
American
Geologist

Robert LowellRobert Lowell
American
Poet, Writer
Eve MeyerEve Meyer
American
Actor, Film producer, Playboy Playmate, Model

René GoscinnyRené Goscinny
French
Editor, Film director, Comics writer, Film
Sumitranandan PantSumitranandan Pant
Indian
Writer, Poet

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

Aleksandr VasilevskyAleksandr Vasilevsky
Russian
Officer
Alexey StakhanovAlexey Stakhanov
Miner

Erroll GarnerErroll Garner
American
pianist, composer, jazz musician
E. F. SchumacherE. F. Schumacher
German, British
Economist, Philosopher, Statistician

Ethel Roosevelt DerbyEthel Roosevelt Derby
American
Nurse

John Edensor LittlewoodJohn Edensor Littlewood
British
Mathematician, University teacher
Henry TandeyHenry Tandey
British
Soldier

Uday ShankarUday Shankar
Indian
Choreographer, Dancer
Terence RattiganTerence Rattigan
British
Playwright, Screenwriter, Writer

Jacques PrévertJacques Prévert
French
Poet

Jacob Veldhuyzen van ZantenJacob Veldhuyzen van Zanten
Aviator

Gudrun EnsslinGudrun Ensslin
German
Teacher, Feminist
Samael Aun WeorSamael Aun Weor
Colombian
writer
Alexander BustamanteAlexander Bustamante
Jamaican
Politician

Eduard RoschmannEduard Roschmann
Argentinian, Austrian
Torturer, Lawyer

Michael BalconMichael Balcon
British
Film producer

Anthony CroslandAnthony Crosland
British
Politician
Ruth Graves WakefieldRuth Graves Wakefield
American
Chef, Patent inventor, Teacher, Businessperson,

Ernst BlochErnst Bloch
German
Writer, Philosopher, Journalist, University

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

Gary GilmoreGary Gilmore
Murderer, Criminal, Thief

Juan Velasco AlvaradoJuan Velasco Alvarado
Peruvian
Politician, Officer
Jacques TourneurJacques Tourneur
French
Film director, Film editor

Kamal JumblattKamal Jumblatt
Lebanese
Politician
Grethe RaskGrethe Rask
Danish
physician, surgeon

Angelo MuscatAngelo Muscat
Maltese
Actor

Naum GaboNaum Gabo
Sculptor, Architect, Painter, University teacher
Loren EiseleyLoren Eiseley
American
Anthropologist, Philosopher, Poet

Dietrich von HildebrandDietrich von Hildebrand
German
Writer, Theologian, University teacher,
Kōichi KidoKōichi Kido
Japanese
Politician

Robert Maynard HutchinsRobert Maynard Hutchins
American
Educationist, University teacher

Charles NicolettiCharles Nicoletti
American
 

David K. E. BruceDavid K. E. Bruce
American
Lawyer, Diplomat, Politician
William Herbert SheldonWilliam Herbert Sheldon
American
Psychologist, Numismatist

Wang DuluWang Dulu
Chinese
writer
Modibo KeïtaModibo Keïta
Malian
Prime Minister, President

Dougal HastonDougal Haston
British
Explorer
Henri LangloisHenri Langlois
French
Civil servant, Archivist

Peter Carl GoldmarkPeter Carl Goldmark
Hungarian, American
Engineer, Physicist
Moufdi ZakariaMoufdi Zakaria
Algerian
Poet, Writer, Songwriter