Famous People Who Died At 72

The list of famous people who died at 72 includes Confucius, John Wayne, Leonard Bernstein, Richard Harris, Aleister Crowley. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, actors, artists and poets and from other domains of life. This list of celebrities who died at 72 includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Germany and many more countries.

Peggy LiptonPeggy Lipton
30 August 1946, American
Actress
John Wayne John Wayne
26 May 1907, American
Actor

Richard HarrisRichard Harris
01 October 1930, Irish
Actor, Singer-Songwriter, Producer, Director

Aleister CrowleyAleister Crowley
12 October 1875, British
 

Joan CrawfordJoan Crawford
23 March 1905, American
Actress

Pol PotPol Pot
19 May 1925, Cambodian
Dictator, War Criminal
John LockeJohn Locke
29 August 1632, British
Father of Classical Liberalism

K. Kamaraj K. Kamaraj
15 July 1903, Indian
Former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, India

Isaac AsimovIsaac Asimov
02 January 1920, American
Writer, Professor

AshokaAshoka
0304 BC, Indian
Indian emperor of the Maurya Dynasty
William Howard TaftWilliam Howard Taft
15 September 1857, American
President of the U.S.A

ConfuciusConfucius
28 September 0551, Chinese
Renowned Chinese teacher, politician, and
Charles LindberghCharles Lindbergh
04 February 1902, American
Aviator, Inventor & Author

Telly SavalasTelly Savalas
21 January 1922, American
American singer

Walt WhitmanWalt Whitman
31 May 1819, American
Poet & humanist
Louis PasteurLouis Pasteur
27 December 1822, French
Chemist and Microbiologist

Ferdinand MarcosFerdinand Marcos
11 September 1917, Filipino
Former President of the Philippines
Herman MelvilleHerman Melville
01 August 1819, American
 

Pope Alexander VIPope Alexander VI
01 January 1431, Italian
Religious Leader

Thomas PaineThomas Paine
29 January 1737, British, American
Founding Father of the United States
Leonard BernsteinLeonard Bernstein
25 August 1918, American
Conductor (New York Philharmonic)

Frank Sinatra Jr.Frank Sinatra Jr.
10 January 1944, American
Singer
Arthur SchopenhauerArthur Schopenhauer
22 February 1788, German
Philosopher

John Drew Barrymore John Drew Barrymore
04 June 1932, American
Actor

MahaviraMahavira
0599 BC, Indian
Last tirthankara of Jainism

See page for author [Public domain], via Wikimedia CommonsMileva Marić
19 December 1875, Serbian
Physicist
Ibn BattutaIbn Battuta
25 February 1304, Moroccan
Explorer
Gertrude SteinGertrude Stein
03 February 1874, American
American novelist

Lorne GreeneLorne Greene
12 February 1915, Canadian
Actor

Fulgencio BatistaFulgencio Batista
16 January 1901, Cuban
Former President of Cuba

Henry JamesHenry James
15 April 1843, American
Writer
Empress Dowager CixiEmpress Dowager Cixi
29 November 1835, Chinese
Chinese Empress Dowager

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Larry FineLarry Fine
05 October 1902, American
Comedian

Cilla BlackCilla Black
27 May 1943, British
Singer

Dmitri MendeleevDmitri Mendeleev
08 February 1834, Russian
Inventor of Periodic Table

BrahmaguptaBrahmagupta
0598 AD, Indian
Mathematician and Astronomer
Douglas BaderDouglas Bader
21 February 1910, British
Royal Air Force Pilot During World War II

Roger VadimRoger Vadim
26 January 1928, French
Screenwriter
Erich LudendorffErich Ludendorff
09 April 1865, German
General of German Army

James MacArthurJames MacArthur
08 December 1937, American
Actor

Susannah YorkSusannah York
09 January 1939, British
Actress
Marcello Mastroianni Marcello Mastroianni
28 September 1924, Italian
Actor

Amir KhusrowAmir Khusrow
1253 AD, Indian
Sufi Poet
Carlos CastanedaCarlos Castaneda
25 December 1925, American
Author

Georg CantorGeorg Cantor
03 March 1845, German, Russian
Mathematician

El GrecoEl Greco
01 October 1541, Spanish, Greek
Painter

AverroesAverroes
14 April 1126, Spanish
Philosopher

Ambrose Gwinnett Bierce Ambrose Bierce
24 June 1842, American
Journalist & Writer, soldier
Erich Maria RemarqueErich Maria Remarque
22 June 1898, German
Novelist

John VernonJohn Vernon
24 February 1932, Canadian, American
Actor

Frank GorshinFrank Gorshin
05 April 1933, American
Actor

Frank JamesFrank James
10 January 1843, American
Outlaw
Angelica HamiltonAngelica Hamilton
25 September 1784, American
Alexander Hamilton's Daughter

Alvin KarpisAlvin Karpis
10 August 1907, Canadian, Spanish
Gangster
Sigrid ValdisSigrid Valdis
21 September 1935, American
Actress

Alexis SmithAlexis Smith
08 June 1921, Canadian
Actress

Wilfrid BrambellWilfrid Brambell
22 March 1912, Irish
Actor
Levi StubbsLevi Stubbs
06 June 1936, American
Baritone Singer

Anton BrucknerAnton Bruckner
04 September 1824, Austrian
Composer
DupontJohn Eleuthère du Pont
22 November 1938, American
Philanthropist

Mako IwamatsuMako Iwamatsu
10 December 1933, Japanese, American
Actor

Vasili ArkhipovVasili Arkhipov
30 January 1926, Russian
Naval Officer
Thomas MooreThomas Moore
28 May 1779, Irish
Poet, Singer, Songwriter, & Entertainer

Billy SundayBilly Sunday
19 November 1862, American
 
Barbara HepworthBarbara Hepworth
10 January 1903, British
Artist

Miguel de UnamunoMiguel de Unamuno
29 September 1864, Spanish
Writer

JuvenalJuvenal
0055 AD, Italian
Poet

Francis SchaefferFrancis Schaeffer
30 January 1912, American
Theologian, Philosopher
John WilkesJohn Wilkes
17 October 1725, British
English journalist
Lon NolLon Nol
13 November 1913, Cambodian
Cambodian Politician

Frederick DeliusFrederick Delius
29 January 1862, British
Composer

John French, 1st Earl of YpresJohn French, 1st Earl of Ypres
28 September 1852, British
British Army Officer

Heitor Villa-LobosHeitor Villa-Lobos
05 March 1887, Brazilian
Latin American Composer
George M. DallasGeorge M. Dallas
10 July 1792, American
11th Vice President of the U.S.A

Elizabeth Kenny Elizabeth Kenny
20 September 1880, Australian
Nurse & Health Administrator

Virginia SatirVirginia Satir
26 June 1916, American
American author

Trygve LieTrygve Lie
16 July 1896, Norwegian
First Secretary General of the U.N

Don DunstanDon Dunstan
21 September 1926, Australian, Fijian
Former Premier of South Australia
Peter Brian Medwar Peter Medawar
28 February 1915, British
Biologist

Alberto KordaAlberto Korda
14 September 1928, Cuban
Photographer
Arthur HendersonArthur Henderson
13 September 1863, British
Politician

Heike Kamerlingh OnnesHeike Kamerlingh Onnes
21 September 1853, Dutch
Physicist

William E SimonWilliam E. Simon
27 November 1927, American
Businessman, Philanthropist
Anatole LitvakAnatole Litvak
21 May 1902, French, Ukrainian, American, Russian
Director, Screenwriter, Producer

Alexander Turney StewartAlexander Turney Stewart
12 October 1803, American
Entrepreneur
Dr Zakir HussainDr Zakir Husain
08 February 1897, Indian
Former President of India

Robert Siodmak Robert Siodmak
08 August 1900, German
Film Director

Anna Howard ShawAnna Howard Shaw
14 February 1847, American
Leader of the women's suffrage movement in the

William CarreyWilliam Carey
17 August 1761, British
Missionary
Edward Victor AppletonEdward Victor Appleton
06 September 1892, British
Physicist

Christiaan EijkmanChristiaan Eijkman
11 August 1858, Dutch
Physician
George ClintonGeorge Clinton
26 July 1739, American
Fourth Vice President of the U.S.A

Upendranath BrahmachariUpendranath Brahmachari
19 December 1873, Indian
Scientist
Henry Way KendallHenry Way Kendall
09 December 1926, American
Physicist

Adrian WillaertAdrian Willaert
1490 AD, Belgian
Music Composer, Teacher, Founder of the Venetian
Ferdinand Freiherr von Richthofen Ferdinand von Richthofen
05 May 1833, German
Geographer, Traveler, Scientist