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.

Niki LaudaNiki Lauda
22 February 1949, Austrian
Former Formula One driver
George VGeorge V
03 June 1865, British
Former King of the United Kingdom

Howard HughesHoward Hughes
24 December 1905, American
Entrepreneur, Aerospace Engineer, Filmmaker,

Stanley KubrickStanley Kubrick
26 July 1928, American
Film Director

Georgia EngelGeorgia Engel
28 July 1948, American
Actress

Orson WellesOrson Welles
06 May 1915, American
Actor and Director
Marco PoloMarco Polo
1254 AD, Italian
 

Joe CockerJoe Cocker
20 May 1944, British
Singer & Musician

Louis VuittonLouis Vuitton
04 August 1821, French
Businessman

Richard Leonard Kuklinski Richard Kuklinski
11 April 1935, American
Contract Killer
Rudyard KiplingRudyard Kipling
30 December 1865, British
Author & Poet

Nina SimoneNina Simone
21 February 1933, American
Singer-songwriter, Composer
Allen GinsbergAllen Ginsberg
03 June 1926, American
Poet

James Earl RayJames Earl Ray
10 March 1928, American
Assassin

Nicolaus CopernicusNicolaus Copernicus
19 February 1473, Polish
 
Kim Jong-ilKim Jong-il
16 February 1941, North Korean
Former Supreme Leader of North Korea

Buster KeatonBuster Keaton
04 October 1895, American
 
Roger EbertRoger Ebert
18 June 1942, American
 

Hans Christian AndersenHans Christian Andersen
02 April 1805, Danish
 

Carl LinnaeusCarl Linnaeus
23 May 1707, Swedish
Botanist
EuclidEuclid
0330 BC, Greek
Mathematician - Euclidean Geometry, Euclid's

Guru NanakGuru Nanak
15 April 1469, Indian
Sikh Guru
Sarojini NaiduSarojini Naidu
13 February 1879, Indian
Poet and Freedom Fighter

Ishwar Chandra VidyasagarIshwar Chandra Vidyasagar
26 September 1820, Indian
Social Reformer, Philosopher

Suzanne PleshetteSuzanne Pleshette
31 January 1937, American
Actress

Diego RiveraDiego Rivera
08 December 1886, Mexican
Painter, Muralist
Nelson RockefellerNelson Rockefeller
08 July 1908, American
41st Vice President of the U.S.A
Satyajit RaySatyajit Ray
02 May 1921, Indian
Indian filmmaker

Rutherford B. HayesRutherford B. Hayes
04 October 1822, American
President of the U.S.A

M G RamachandranM. G. Ramachandran
17 January 1917, Indian
Actor, Politician

Buffalo BillBuffalo Bill
26 February 1846, American
Hunter
Muddy WatersMuddy Waters
04 April 1913, American
Musician

Emma GoldmanEmma Goldman
27 June 1869, American
Writer

Gene RoddenberryGene Roddenberry
19 August 1921, American
 

Johannes GutenbergJohannes Gutenberg
1398 AD, German
Printer

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Roddy McDowallRoddy McDowall
17 September 1928, British
Actor
Bob DenverBob Denver
09 January 1935, American
Actor

Sam HoustonSam Houston
02 March 1793, American
Former Governor of Texas
Gene TierneyGene Tierney
19 November 1920, American
Actress

Paul CastellanoPaul Castellano
26 June 1915, American
Gangster

Annette FunicelloAnnette Funicello
22 October 1942, American
Actress
Dalton TrumboDalton Trumbo
09 December 1905, American
Screenwriter, Novelist

Johnny AppleseedJohnny Appleseed
26 September 1774, American
Missionary
Vivian VanceVivian Vance
26 July 1909, American
Actress

Martha WashingtonMartha Washington
02 June 1731, American
 

Anne SullivanAnne Sullivan
14 April 1866, American
American Teacher, Instructor

Daniel DefoeDaniel Defoe
13 September 1660, British
Trader

Sterling HaydenSterling Hayden
26 March 1916, American
Actor
Daniel WebsterDaniel Webster
18 January 1782, American
Former United States Senator

GalenGalen
0130 AD, Greek
Physician

Henry ManciniHenry Mancini
16 April 1924, American
Musician

Eugene V. DebsEugene V. Debs
05 November 1855, American
Union Leader
Denholm ElliottDenholm Elliott
31 May 1922, Spanish, British
Actor

Samuel PepysSamuel Pepys
23 February 1633, British
Member of Parliament
Hope LangeHope Lange
28 November 1933, American
Actress

Raymond ChandlerRaymond Chandler
23 July 1888, American
Novelist and Screenwriter

Keenan WynnKeenan Wynn
27 July 1916, American
Actor
David I of ScotlandDavid I of Scotland
1083 AD, Scottish
Ruler

Alex HaleyAlex Haley
11 August 1921, American
Writer
Jagjit SinghJagjit Singh
08 February 1941, Indian
Ghazal Singer

G. H. HardyG. H. Hardy
07 February 1877, British
Mathematician

Boris PasternakBoris Pasternak
10 February 1890, Russian, Russian
Poet & Writer
Joseph PriestleyJoseph Priestley
24 March 1733, British
Discoverer of Oxygen

Samuel BarberSamuel Barber
09 March 1910, American
Composer
Abdus SalamAbdus Salam
29 January 1926, Pakistani
Theoretical Physicist

Corin RedgraveCorin Redgrave
16 July 1939, British
Actor

Thomas Henry HuxleyThomas Henry Huxley
04 May 1825, British
Biologist

Junípero SerraJunípero Serra
24 November 1713, Spanish
Franciscan Priest
Hipparchus Hipparchus
0190 BC, Greek
Astronomer & Mathematician
Edmund BartonEdmund Barton
18 January 1849, Australian
Former Prime Minister of Australia

John CheeverJohn Cheever
27 May 1912, American
Novelist & Short Story Writer

Elbridge GerryElbridge Gerry
17 July 1744, American
Former Vice President of the United States

Pat ConroyPat Conroy
26 October 1945, American
Writer
James Prescott JouleJames Prescott Joule
24 December 1818, British
Physicist

Iskander MirzaIskander Mirza
15 November 1899, Pakistani
Former President of Pakistan

William OslerWilliam Osler
12 July 1849, Canadian
Professor of Medicine, Historian, Pathologist,

ProtagorasProtagoras
0490 BC, Greek
Greek Philosopher

Potter StewartPotter Stewart
23 January 1915, American
Former Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of
Edith Dircksey CowanEdith Cowan
02 August 1861, Australian
Social Campaigner

Giovanni Antonio CanalCanaletto
28 October 1697, Italian
Painter
Samuel ChaseSamuel Chase
17 April 1741, British, American
Former Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of

John ClareJohn Clare
13 July 1793, British
English poet

George StevensGeorge Stevens
18 December 1904, American
Film Director & Producer
Khawaja NazimuddinKhawaja Nazimuddin
19 July 1894, Pakistani
Former Prime Minister of Pakistan

Ernest BevinErnest Bevin
09 March 1881, British
British statesman
Richard Mentor JohnsonRichard Mentor Johnson
17 October 1780, American
9th Vice President of the U.S.A

Ismail al-JazariIsmail al-Jazari
1136 AD, Turkish
Polymath

Mel Ignatow Mel Ignatow
26 March 1938, American
Murderer

Emil KraepelinEmil Kraepelin
15 February 1856, German
Psychiatrist
Aristide BriandAristide Briand
28 March 1862, French
Prime Minister

Alfred KorzybskiAlfred Korzybski
03 July 1879, Polish
Scholar who developed the field of General
Maria MitchellMaria Mitchell
01 August 1818, American
Astronomer

Edward EverettEdward Everett
11 April 1794, American
Former American senator

Charles Le BrunCharles Le Brun
24 February 1619, French
Painter

John CockcroftJohn Cockcroft
27 May 1897, British
Physicist
Helen CarterHelen Carter
19 September 1927, American
Singer-Songwriter