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
American
Actress
John Wayne John Wayne
American
Actor

Richard HarrisRichard Harris
Irish
Actor, Singer-Songwriter, Producer, Director

Pol PotPol Pot
Cambodian
Dictator, War Criminal

Joan CrawfordJoan Crawford
American
Actress

AshokaAshoka
Indian
Indian emperor of the Maurya Dynasty

John LockeJohn Locke
British
Father of Classical Liberalism

William Howard TaftWilliam Howard Taft
American
President of the U.S.A

ConfuciusConfucius
Chinese
Renowned Chinese teacher, politician, and
Thomas PaineThomas Paine
British, American
Founding Father of the United States

Isaac AsimovIsaac Asimov
American
Writer, Professor
Telly SavalasTelly Savalas
American
American singer

Charles LindberghCharles Lindbergh
American
Aviator, Inventor & Author

Walt WhitmanWalt Whitman
American
Poet & humanist
Louis PasteurLouis Pasteur
French
Chemist and Microbiologist

Ferdinand MarcosFerdinand Marcos
Filipino
Former President of the Philippines
Arthur SchopenhauerArthur Schopenhauer
German
Philosopher

Pope Alexander VIPope Alexander VI
Italian
Religious Leader

Herman MelvilleHerman Melville
American
 
Dmitri MendeleevDmitri Mendeleev
Russian
Inventor of Periodic Table

MahaviraMahavira
Indian
Last tirthankara of Jainism
Ibn BattutaIbn Battuta
Moroccan
Explorer

Frank Sinatra Jr.Frank Sinatra Jr.
American
Singer

John Drew Barrymore John Drew Barrymore
American
Actor

Leonard BernsteinLeonard Bernstein
American
Conductor (New York Philharmonic)
Larry FineLarry Fine
American
Comedian
Henry JamesHenry James
American
Writer

Gertrude SteinGertrude Stein
American
American novelist

Fulgencio BatistaFulgencio Batista
Cuban
Former President of Cuba

Cilla BlackCilla Black
British
Singer
Empress Dowager CixiEmpress Dowager Cixi
Chinese
Chinese Empress Dowager

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Lorne GreeneLorne Greene
Canadian
Actor

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

Erich LudendorffErich Ludendorff
German
General of German Army

See page for author [Public domain], via Wikimedia CommonsMileva Marić
Serbian
Physicist
El GrecoEl Greco
Spanish, Greek
Painter

AverroesAverroes
Spanish
Philosopher
BrahmaguptaBrahmagupta
Indian
Mathematician and Astronomer

Roger VadimRoger Vadim
French
Screenwriter

James MacArthurJames MacArthur
American
Actor

Susannah YorkSusannah York
British
Actress
Ambrose Gwinnett Bierce Ambrose Bierce
American
Journalist & Writer, soldier

Carlos CastanedaCarlos Castaneda
American
Author

Narayana GuruNarayana Guru
Indian
Spiritual Leader, Social Reformer

Georg CantorGeorg Cantor
German, Russian
Mathematician

Erich Maria RemarqueErich Maria Remarque
German
Novelist

Amir KhusrowAmir Khusrow
Indian
Sufi Poet

Douglas BaderDouglas Bader
British
Royal Air Force Pilot During World War II
José de San MartínJosé de San Martín
Argentinian, Chilean
Military Leader, Politician

Louis AlthusserLouis Althusser
French
Philosopher
IrenaeusIrenaeus
Turkish, Ancient Roman
Bishop

Mithridates VI of PontusMithridates VI of Pontus
Turkish
King of Pontus

John VernonJohn Vernon
Canadian, American
Actor
Frank GorshinFrank Gorshin
American
Actor

Ronald FisherRonald Fisher
British
Statistician
Angelica HamiltonAngelica Hamilton
American
Alexander Hamilton's Daughter

Alvin KarpisAlvin Karpis
Canadian, Spanish
Gangster

John BoscoJohn Bosco
Italian
Priest
Frank JamesFrank James
American
Outlaw

Alexis SmithAlexis Smith
Canadian
Actress
Sigrid ValdisSigrid Valdis
American
Actress

Anton BrucknerAnton Bruckner
Austrian
Composer

Levi StubbsLevi Stubbs
American
Baritone Singer
Miguel de UnamunoMiguel de Unamuno
Spanish
Writer
PowhatanPowhatan
American
Native American Leader

Kathryn JoostenKathryn Joosten
American
Actress

Yang KyoungjongYang Kyoungjong
South Korean
World War II Soldier

Thomas MooreThomas Moore
Irish
Poet
Vasili ArkhipovVasili Arkhipov
Russian
Naval Officer

JuvenalJuvenal
Italian
Poet

DupontJohn Eleuthère du Pont
American
Philanthropist

Billy SundayBilly Sunday
American
 

Barbara HepworthBarbara Hepworth
British
Artist
John WilkesJohn Wilkes
British
English journalist

Lon NolLon Nol
Cambodian
Cambodian Politician
Mako IwamatsuMako Iwamatsu
Japanese, American
Actor

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

Heitor Villa-LobosHeitor Villa-Lobos
Brazilian
Latin American Composer
Francis SchaefferFrancis Schaeffer
American
Theologian, Philosopher

George M. DallasGeorge M. Dallas
American
11th Vice President of the U.S.A
Arthur HendersonArthur Henderson
British
Politician

Frederick DeliusFrederick Delius
British
Composer

Peter Brian Medwar Peter Medawar
British
Biologist

Virginia SatirVirginia Satir
American
American author
Trygve LieTrygve Lie
Norwegian
First Secretary General of the U.N

Elizabeth Kenny Elizabeth Kenny
Australian
Nurse & Health Administrator

Alberto KordaAlberto Korda
Cuban
Photographer
Don DunstanDon Dunstan
Australian, Fijian
Former Premier of South Australia

William E SimonWilliam E. Simon
American
Businessman, Philanthropist
Anna Howard ShawAnna Howard Shaw
American
Leader of the women's suffrage movement in the