Famous People Who Died At 78

The list of famous people who died at 78 includes Mahatma Gandhi, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Dean Martin, Andrew Jackson, Idi Amin. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, artists, actors and poets and from other domains of life. This list of celebrities who died at 78 includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Germany and many more countries.

Mahatma GandhiMahatma Gandhi
Indian
Leader of Indian Independence Movement
Robert ForsterRobert Forster
American
Actor

Dwight D. EisenhowerDwight D. Eisenhower
American
34th U.S. President

Dean MartinDean Martin
American
Actor, Comedian, Singer

Andrew JacksonAndrew Jackson
American
7th President of the United States

Idi AminIdi Amin
Ugandan
 
Camille ClaudelCamille Claudel
French
Sculptor

Eleanor RooseveltEleanor Roosevelt
American
Wife of American President Franklin Delano

Louise BrooksLouise Brooks
American
Actress

Ralph Waldo EmersionRalph Waldo Emerson
American
American Lecturer, Philosopher, Essayist & Poet
Kublai KhanKublai Khan
Mongolian
Founder of the Yuan dynasty in Mongolia and China,

Lawrence DurrellLawrence Durrell
British
Novelist
TiberiusTiberius
Ancient Roman
Roman Emperor

Martin D. GinsburgMartin D. Ginsburg
American
Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Husband

Rajendra PrasadRajendra Prasad
Indian
Former President of India
Juan PerónJuan Perón
Argentinian
President of Argentina

Simone de BeauvoirSimone de Beauvoir
French
Writer
KabirKabir
Indian
Saint and Mystic Poet

Jagadish Chandra BoseJagadish Chandra Bose
Indian
Physicist

Vladimir NabokovVladimir Nabokov
Swiss, American, Russian
Novelist
Roy O. DisneyRoy O. Disney
American
Co-Founder of Walt Disney Company

Sri AurobindoSri Aurobindo
Indian
Political and Spiritual Leader
Coretta Scott KingCoretta Scott King
American
Civil Rights Activist, Author

James NaismithJames Naismith
Canadian, American
Invented Basketball

Henrik IbsenHenrik Ibsen
Norwegian
Playwright, Poet.

George MarshallGeorge Marshall
American
Chief of Staff of the U.S. Army
Mario PuzoMario Puzo
American
Novelist, Screenwriter

Janet RenoJanet Reno
American
78th Attorney General of the United States

Diane CilentoDiane Cilento
Australian
Actress

Victor Emmanuel III of ItalyVictor Emmanuel III of Italy
Italian
King of Italy
Harold PinterHarold Pinter
British
Nobel Prize Winner in Literature

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Willy BrandtWilly Brandt
German
Former Chancellor of Germany

Sarah BernhardtSarah Bernhardt
French
Actress

Buddy HackettBuddy Hackett
American
Comedian

Steve AllenSteve Allen
American
 
 Peter KropotkinPeter Kropotkin
Russian
Philosopher & Activist

Menachem BeginMenachem Begin
Israeli
Former Prime Minister of Israel
Umberto II of ItalyUmberto II of Italy
Italian
King of Italy

Seleucus I NicatorSeleucus I Nicator
Greek
General

James HerriotJames Herriot
British
Writer
Reinhold NiebuhrReinhold Niebuhr
American
Theologian

Christiaan BarnardChristiaan Barnard
South African
Cardiac Surgeon
Zeppo MarxZeppo Marx
American
Comedian

Edward Wood, 1st Earl of HalifaxEdward Wood, 1st Earl of Halifax
British
Former Viceroy of India

Ruth Williams KhamaRuth Williams Khama
Botswanan
Former First Lady of Botswana

Charles BoyerCharles Boyer
French
Actor

William WylerWilliam Wyler
American
Film director

Johns HopkinsJohns Hopkins
American
Entrepreneur & Philanthropist

Paul KrugerPaul Kruger
South African
President of South Africa

Pat ButtramPat Buttram
American
Actor
Jeanne CrainJeanne Crain
American
Actress

V. K. Krishna MenonV. K. Krishna Menon
Indian
Indian Politician
David BrennerDavid Brenner
American
Stand-up Comedian, Actor

Zail SinghZail Singh
Indian
President of India

Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna of RussiaGrand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna of Russia
Canadian, Russian
Daughter of Emperor Alexander III of Russia
Buster MerryfieldBuster Merryfield
British
Actor

Alvar AaltoAlvar Aalto
Finnish
Architect
Al-FarabiAl-Farabi
Afghan
Philosopher

Henry CavendishHenry Cavendish
British
Chemist

Alben W. BarkleyAlben W. Barkley
American
35th Vice President of the U.S
Roy BeanRoy Bean
American
Justice of the Peace & Saloonkeeper

Burt MunroBurt Munro
New Zealander
Motorcycle Racer

Konstantin TsiolkovskyKonstantin Tsiolkovsky
Russian
Russian-Soviet Rocket Scientist

ThalesThales
Greek
Philosopher

Percy GraingerPercy Grainger
Australian, American
Musician, Composer, arranger and pianist
Trofim LysenkoTrofim Lysenko
Russian
Experimenter
Van CliburnVan Cliburn
American
American pianist

Joseph JoffreJoseph Joffre
French
French general

Ernst MachErnst Mach
Austrian
Physicist

Adlai Stevenson IAdlai Stevenson I
American
23rd Vice President of the United States
Albert Abraham MichelsonAlbert A. Michelson
American
Physicist

Patrick WhitePatrick White
Australian
Australian Writer

Alan VegaAlan Vega
American
Vocalist

Gustáv HusákGustáv Husák
Slovak
Slovak Politician
Pierre CorneillePierre Corneille
French
Tragedian

Dennis GaborDennis Gabor
Hungarian
Father of Holography
Emile BerlinerEmile Berliner
American
Inventor

Ivan MeštrovićIvan Meštrović
Croatian, American
Sculptor

John HerseyJohn Hersey
American
American writer
Cheddi JaganCheddi Jagan
Guyanese
Guyana's Father of Nation

Salvatore Edoardo LuriaSalvador Luria
Italian
Microbiologist
Elizabeth DavidElizabeth David
British
British writer

Wilhelm OstwaldWilhelm Ostwald
German
Chemist

Josephine ButlerJosephine Butler
British
Social Worker

William James MayoWilliam James Mayo
American
Physician and Surgeon
Assia DjebarAssia Djebar
Algerian
Author

Pieter ZeemanPieter Zeeman
Dutch
Discovered the 'Zeeman Effect'
Charles HermiteCharles Hermite
French
Mathematician

Claudius PtolemyClaudius Ptolemy
Ancient Roman
Astronomer, Cartographer & Mathematician
Michael AncherMichael Ancher
Danish
Painter

Luther MartinLuther Martin
American
Politician
Richard StoneRichard Stone
British
Economist