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

Maria RasputinMaria Rasputin
Russian
Grigori Rasputin’s Daughter
Julius Henry MarkGroucho Marx
American
Comedian

Freddie PrinzeFreddie Prinze
American
Actor

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

Danny GreeneDanny Greene
American
Gangster
Vladimir NabokovVladimir Nabokov
Swiss, American, Russian
Novelist

steve bikoSteve Biko
South African
Anti-apartheid Activist

Peter FinchPeter Finch
Australian
Actor

Diana HylandDiana Hyland
American
Actress
Howard HawksHoward Hawks
American
Director

Alice PaulAlice Paul
American
Suffragist and Feminist
Patricia HainesPatricia Haines
British
Actress

Fannie Lou HamerFannie Lou Hamer
American
Civil Rights Activist

Cassie GainesCassie Gaines
American
Singer
Lee MillerLee Miller
American
Photographer

Archibald HillArchibald Hill
British
Physiologist
Charles AlstonCharles Alston
American
Painter, Sculptor, Artist, Muralist, Teacher

Paul BernaysPaul Bernays
Swiss
Mathematician

Edgar Adrian, 1st Baron AdrianEdgar Adrian, 1st Baron Adrian
British
Electrophysiologist

Anais NinAnais Nin
American
Essayist
Wernher Von BraunWernher Von Braun
German, Polish, American
 
Matthew Adam GarberMatthew Adam Garber
British
Child Actor

Ronnie Van ZantRonnie Van Zant
American
Singer, Singer-songwriter, Musician, Composer,

Leopold StokowskiLeopold Stokowski
British
Conductor

Marc BolanMarc Bolan
Guitarist, Singer-songwriter, Singer
Francis Gary PowersFrancis Gary Powers
American
Pilot

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Clementine ChurchillClementine Churchill
British
Wife of Winston Churchill

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

Stephen BoydStephen Boyd
American, Northern Irish
Actor

Andy DevineAndy Devine
American
Actor
Tom PryceTom Pryce
Welsh
Motorcycle racer, Racecar driver

Steve GainesSteve Gaines
American
Musician
Zero MostelZero Mostel
American
Actor

Ethel WatersEthel Waters
American
Actor, Singer, Jazz musician, Stage actor

Fakhruddin Ali AhmedFakhruddin Ali Ahmed
Indian
President, Politician
Gummo MarxGummo Marx
American
Actor, Comedian, Inventor

Lutz Graf Schwerin von KrosigkLutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk
German
Politician, Jurist, Diplomat, Economist
Paul DesmondPaul Desmond
American
Composer, Saxophonist, Jazz musician

Friedrich MandlFriedrich Mandl
Austrian
entrepreneur

Ludwig ErhardLudwig Erhard
German
Economist, Politician, University teacher

Robert NairacRobert Nairac
British
Soldier

Ali ShariatiAli Shariati
Iranian
Politician, Writer, Essayist, Philosopher,
René GoscinnyRené Goscinny
French
Editor, Film director, Comics writer, Film

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

Andreas BaaderAndreas Baader
German
Activist

Adolph RuppAdolph Rupp
German, American
Basketball coach
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

Sumitranandan PantSumitranandan Pant
Indian
Writer, Poet
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

Anthony CroslandAnthony Crosland
British
Politician
Henry TandeyHenry Tandey
British
Soldier

Uday ShankarUday Shankar
Indian
Choreographer, Dancer

Jacques PrévertJacques Prévert
French
Poet

Terence RattiganTerence Rattigan
British
Playwright, Screenwriter, Writer
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

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
Robert Maynard HutchinsRobert Maynard Hutchins
American
Educationist, University teacher

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,

Charles NicolettiCharles Nicoletti
American
 

David K. E. BruceDavid K. E. Bruce
American
Lawyer, Diplomat, Politician
Kōichi KidoKōichi Kido
Japanese
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