Famous People Who Died At 70

The list of famous people who died at 70 includes Howard Hughes, Stanley Kubrick, Orson Welles, Marco Polo, Richard Kuklinski. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, philosophers, artists and novelists and from other domains of life. This list of celebrities who died at 70 includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Germany and many more countries.

George VGeorge V
(Former King of the United Kingdom)

03 June 1865

British

Howard HughesHoward Hughes
(Entrepreneur, Aerospace Engineer, Filmmaker, Inventor, Aviator, Philanthropist)

24 December 1905

American

James Earl RayJames Earl Ray
(Assassin)

10 March 1928

American

Stanley KubrickStanley Kubrick
(Film Director)

26 July 1928

American

Orson WellesOrson Welles
(Actor and Director)

06 May 1915

American

Richard Leonard Kuklinski Richard Kuklinski
(Contract Killer)

11 April 1935

American

Rudyard KiplingRudyard Kipling
(Author & Poet)

30 December 1865

British

Marco PoloMarco Polo

1254 AD

Italian

Nina SimoneNina Simone
(Singer-songwriter, Composer)

21 February 1933

American

Nicolaus CopernicusNicolaus Copernicus

19 February 1473

Polish

Louis VuittonLouis Vuitton
(Businessman)

04 August 1821

French

Nelson RockefellerNelson Rockefeller
(41st Vice President of the U.S.A)

08 July 1908

American

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Sarojini NaiduSarojini Naidu
(Poet and Freedom Fighter)

13 February 1879

Indian

Joe CockerJoe Cocker
(Singer & Musician)

20 May 1944

British

Roger EbertRoger Ebert

18 June 1942

American

Kim Jong-ilKim Jong-il
(Former Supreme Leader of North Korea)

16 February 1941

North Korean

Hans Christian AndersenHans Christian Andersen

02 April 1805

Danish

Buster KeatonBuster Keaton

04 October 1895

American

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Guru NanakGuru Nanak
(Sikh Guru)

15 April 1469

Indian

Rutherford B. HayesRutherford B. Hayes
(President of the U.S.A)

04 October 1822

American

Carl LinnaeusCarl Linnaeus
(Botanist)

23 May 1707

Swedish

Diego RiveraDiego Rivera
(Painter, Muralist)

08 December 1886

Mexican

EuclidEuclid
(Mathematician - Euclidean Geometry, Euclid's Elements and Euclidean Algorithm)

0330 BC

Greek

M G RamachandranM. G. Ramachandran
(Actor, Politician)

17 January 1917

Indian

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Allen GinsbergAllen Ginsberg
(Poet)

03 June 1926

American

Suzanne PleshetteSuzanne Pleshette
(Actress)

31 January 1937

American

Paul CastellanoPaul Castellano
(Gangster)

26 June 1915

American

Roddy McDowallRoddy McDowall
(Actor)

17 September 1928

British

Sam HoustonSam Houston
(Former Governor of Texas)

02 March 1793

American

Buffalo BillBuffalo Bill
(Hunter)

26 February 1846

American

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Johannes GutenbergJohannes Gutenberg
(Printer)

1398 AD

German

Muddy WatersMuddy Waters
(Musician)

04 April 1913

American

Satyajit RaySatyajit Ray
(Indian filmmaker)

02 May 1921

Indian

Emma GoldmanEmma Goldman
(Writer)

27 June 1869

American

Gene RoddenberryGene Roddenberry

19 August 1921

American

Bob DenverBob Denver
(Actor)

09 January 1935

American

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Denholm ElliottDenholm Elliott
(Actor)

31 May 1922

Spanish,British

Gene TierneyGene Tierney
(Actress)

19 November 1920

American

Martha WashingtonMartha Washington

02 June 1731

American

Vivian VanceVivian Vance
(Actress)

26 July 1909

American

Annette FunicelloAnnette Funicello
(Actress)

22 October 1942

American

Eugene V. DebsEugene V. Debs
(Union Leader)

05 November 1855

American

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Daniel DefoeDaniel Defoe
(Trader)

13 September 1660

British

Keenan WynnKeenan Wynn
(Actor)

27 July 1916

American

Dalton TrumboDalton Trumbo
(Screenwriter, Novelist)

09 December 1905

American

Alex HaleyAlex Haley
(Writer)

11 August 1921

American

Jagjit SinghJagjit Singh
(Ghazal Singer)

08 February 1941

Indian

Johnny AppleseedJohnny Appleseed
(Missionary)

26 September 1774

American

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Ishwar Chandra VidyasagarIshwar Chandra Vidyasagar
(Social Reformer, Philosopher)

26 September 1820

Indian

GalenGalen
(Physician)

0130 AD

Greek

Anne SullivanAnne Sullivan
(American Teacher, Instructor)

14 April 1866

American

Raymond ChandlerRaymond Chandler
(Novelist and Screenwriter)

23 July 1888

American

Daniel WebsterDaniel Webster
(Former United States Senator)

18 January 1782

American

Samuel PepysSamuel Pepys
(Member of Parliament)

23 February 1633

British

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Henry ManciniHenry Mancini
(Musician)

16 April 1924

American

Corin RedgraveCorin Redgrave
(Actor)

16 July 1939

British

G. H. HardyG. H. Hardy
(Mathematician)

07 February 1877

British

Boris PasternakBoris Pasternak
(Poet & Writer)

10 February 1890

Russian,Russian

Joseph PriestleyJoseph Priestley
(Discoverer of Oxygen)

24 March 1733

British

David I of ScotlandDavid I of Scotland
(Ruler)

1083 AD

Scottish

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Abdus SalamAbdus Salam
(Theoretical Physicist)

29 January 1926

Pakistani

Samuel BarberSamuel Barber
(Composer)

09 March 1910

American

Thomas Henry HuxleyThomas Henry Huxley
(Biologist)

04 May 1825

British

Junípero SerraJunípero Serra
(Franciscan Priest)

24 November 1713

Spanish

Hipparchus Hipparchus
(Astronomer & Mathematician)

0190 BC

Greek

James Prescott JouleJames Prescott Joule
(Physicist)

24 December 1818

British

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John CheeverJohn Cheever
(Novelist & Short Story Writer)

27 May 1912

American

Richard Mentor JohnsonRichard Mentor Johnson
(9th Vice President of the U.S.A)

17 October 1780

American

Iskander MirzaIskander Mirza
(Former President of Pakistan)

15 November 1899

Pakistani

William OslerWilliam Osler
(Professor of Medicine, Historian, Pathologist, Educator, Author, Practical Joker)

12 July 1849

Canadian

Elbridge GerryElbridge Gerry
(Former Vice President of the United States)

17 July 1744

American

Pat ConroyPat Conroy
(Writer)

26 October 1945

American

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ProtagorasProtagoras
(Greek Philosopher)

0490 BC

Greek

Samuel ChaseSamuel Chase
(Former Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States)

17 April 1741

British,American

Potter StewartPotter Stewart
(Former Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States)

23 January 1915

American