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
02 October 1869, Indian
Leader of Indian Independence Movement
Dwight D. EisenhowerDwight D. Eisenhower
14 October 1890, American
34th U.S. President

Andrew JacksonAndrew Jackson
15 March 1767, American
7th President of the United States

Idi AminIdi Amin
1925 AD, Ugandan
 

Dean MartinDean Martin
07 June 1917, American
Actor, Comedian, Singer

TiberiusTiberius
16 November 0042, Ancient Roman
Roman Emperor
Eleanor RooseveltEleanor Roosevelt
11 October 1884, American
Wife of American President Franklin Delano

James NaismithJames Naismith
06 November 1861, Canadian, American
Invented Basketball

Kublai KhanKublai Khan
23 September 1215, Mongolian
Founder of the Yuan dynasty in Mongolia and China,

Martin D. GinsburgMartin D. Ginsburg
10 June 1932, American
Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Husband
Ralph Waldo EmersionRalph Waldo Emerson
25 May 1803, American
American Lecturer, Philosopher, Essayist & Poet

Rajendra PrasadRajendra Prasad
03 December 1884, Indian
Former President of India
KabirKabir
1440 AD, Indian
Saint and Mystic Poet

Simone de BeauvoirSimone de Beauvoir
09 January 1908, French
Writer

Juan PerónJuan Perón
08 October 1895, Argentinian
President of Argentina
Roy O. DisneyRoy O. Disney
24 June 1893, American
Co-Founder of Walt Disney Company

Vladimir NabokovVladimir Nabokov
22 April 1899, Swiss, American, Russian
Novelist
Coretta Scott KingCoretta Scott King
27 April 1927, American
Civil Rights Activist, Author

Henrik IbsenHenrik Ibsen
20 March 1828, Norwegian
Playwright, Poet.

Louise BrooksLouise Brooks
14 November 1906, American
Actress
Diane CilentoDiane Cilento
05 October 1933, Australian
Actress

George MarshallGeorge Marshall
31 December 1880, American
Chief of Staff of the U.S. Army
Sri AurobindoSri Aurobindo
15 August 1872, Indian
Political and Spiritual Leader

Pierre-Auguste RenoirPierre-Auguste Renoir
25 February 1841, French
Painter

Janet RenoJanet Reno
21 July 1938, American
78th Attorney General of the United States

Jagadish Chandra BoseJagadish Chandra Bose
30 November 1858, Indian
Physicist
Steve AllenSteve Allen
26 December 1921, American
 
Buddy HackettBuddy Hackett
31 August 1924, American
Comedian

Harold PinterHarold Pinter
10 October 1930, British
Nobel Prize Winner in Literature

Sarah BernhardtSarah Bernhardt
22 October 1844, French
Actress

Menachem BeginMenachem Begin
16 August 1913, Israeli
Former Prime Minister of Israel
Mario PuzoMario Puzo
15 October 1920, American
Novelist, Screenwriter

Willy BrandtWilly Brandt
18 December 1913, German
Former Chancellor of Germany

 Peter KropotkinPeter Kropotkin
09 December 1842, Russian
Philosopher & Activist

Christiaan BarnardChristiaan Barnard
08 November 1922, South African
Cardiac Surgeon

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Zeppo MarxZeppo Marx
25 February 1901, American
Comedian
Ruth Williams KhamaRuth Williams Khama
09 December 1923, Botswanan
Former First Lady of Botswana

Reinhold NiebuhrReinhold Niebuhr
21 June 1892, American
Theologian
V. K. Krishna MenonV. K. Krishna Menon
03 May 1896, Indian
Indian Politician

Prasanta Chandra MahalanobisPrasanta Chandra Mahalanobis
29 June 1893, Indian
Statistician

Zail SinghZail Singh
05 May 1916, Indian
President of India
Pat ButtramPat Buttram
19 June 1915, American
Actor

William WylerWilliam Wyler
01 July 1902, American
Film director
Charles BoyerCharles Boyer
28 August 1899, French
Actor

Buster MerryfieldBuster Merryfield
27 November 1920, British
Actor

Jeanne CrainJeanne Crain
25 May 1925, American
Actress

Roy BeanRoy Bean
1825 AD, American
Justice of the Peace & Saloonkeeper

Johns HopkinsJohns Hopkins
19 May 1795, American
Entrepreneur & Philanthropist
Alvar AaltoAlvar Aalto
03 February 1898, Finnish
Architect

Henry CavendishHenry Cavendish
10 October 1731, British
Chemist

David BrennerDavid Brenner
04 February 1936, American
Stand-up Comedian, Actor

Alben W. BarkleyAlben W. Barkley
24 November 1877, American
35th Vice President of the U.S
Camille ClaudelCamille Claudel
08 December 1864, French
Sculptor

Konstantin TsiolkovskyKonstantin Tsiolkovsky
17 September 1857, Russian
Russian-Soviet Rocket Scientist
ThalesThales
0624 BC, Greek
Philosopher

Trofim LysenkoTrofim Lysenko
29 September 1898, Russian
Experimenter

Van CliburnVan Cliburn
12 July 1934, American
American pianist
Ernst MachErnst Mach
18 February 1838, Austrian
Physicist

Percy GraingerPercy Grainger
08 July 1882, Australian, American
Musician, Composer, arranger and pianist
Joseph JoffreJoseph Joffre
12 January 1852, French
French general

Patrick WhitePatrick White
28 May 1912, Australian
Australian Writer

William James MayoWilliam James Mayo
29 June 1861, American
Physician and Surgeon
Adlai Stevenson IAdlai Stevenson I
23 October 1835, American
23rd Vice President of the United States

John HerseyJohn Hersey
17 June 1914, American
American writer
Albert Abraham MichelsonAlbert A. Michelson
19 December 1852, American
Physicist

Alan VegaAlan Vega
23 June 1938, American
Vocalist

Pierre CorneillePierre Corneille
06 June 1606, French
Tragedian

Claudius PtolemyClaudius Ptolemy
0090 AD, Ancient Roman
Astronomer, Cartographer & Mathematician
Alphonse de LamartineAlphonse de Lamartine
21 October 1790, French
Writer
Elizabeth DavidElizabeth David
26 December 1913, British
British writer

Gustáv HusákGustáv Husák
10 January 1913, Slovak
Slovak Politician

Cheddi JaganCheddi Jagan
22 March 1918, Guyanese
Guyana's Father of Nation

Dennis GaborDennis Gabor
05 June 1900, Hungarian
Father of Holography
Emile BerlinerEmile Berliner
20 May 1851, American
Inventor

Josephine ButlerJosephine Butler
13 April 1828, British
Social Worker

Wilhelm OstwaldWilhelm Ostwald
02 September 1853, German
Chemist

Salvatore Edoardo LuriaSalvador Luria
13 August 1912, Italian
Microbiologist

Charles HermiteCharles Hermite
24 December 1822, French
Mathematician
Pieter ZeemanPieter Zeeman
25 May 1865, Dutch
Discovered the 'Zeeman Effect'

Assia DjebarAssia Djebar
30 June 1936, Algerian
Author
Michael AncherMichael Ancher
09 June 1849, Danish
Painter

F. H. BradleyF. H. Bradley
30 January 1846, British
Philosopher

Nikolay BasovNikolay Basov
14 December 1922, Russian
Physicist
Roy HarrodRoy Harrod
13 February 1900, British
Economist

Luther MartinLuther Martin
20 February 1748, American
Politician
Ulf von EulerUlf von Euler
07 February 1905, Swedish
Physiologist and Pharmacologist

Robert Z. LeonardRobert Z. Leonard
07 October 1889, American
Film Director, Actor, Producer

Camille CorotCamille Corot
16 July 1796, French
French painter

Otto DielsOtto Diels
23 January 1876, German
Chemist
Franklin Pierce AdamsFranklin Pierce Adams
15 November 1881, American
Journalist

Edmond Aman-JeanEdmond Aman-Jean
13 January 1858, French
French symbolist painter
Alun HoddinottAlun Hoddinott
11 August 1929, Welsh
Composer

Jean GottmannJean Gottmann
23 October 1915, French
Geographer

Alija IzetbegovicAlija Izetbegovic
08 August 1925, Bosnian
Political Activist, First President of Bosnia &

Alfred DoblinAlfred Doblin
10 August 1878, German
Writer, Doctor
Emil ZatopekEmil Zatopek
19 September 1922, Czech
Long Distance Runner