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
Andrew JacksonAndrew Jackson
American
7th President of the United States

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

Eleanor RooseveltEleanor Roosevelt
American
Former First Lady of the United States

Dean MartinDean Martin
American
Actor, Comedian, Singer

Idi AminIdi Amin
Ugandan
Former President of Uganda
Kublai KhanKublai Khan
Mongolian
Founder of the Yuan dynasty in Mongolia and China,

Robert ForsterRobert Forster
American
Actor

Ralph Waldo EmersionRalph Waldo Emerson
American
American Lecturer, Philosopher, Essayist & Poet
TiberiusTiberius
Ancient Roman
Roman Emperor

Coretta Scott KingCoretta Scott King
American
Civil Rights Activist, Author
Janet RenoJanet Reno
American
78th Attorney General of the United States

Simone de BeauvoirSimone de Beauvoir
French
Writer

Buddy HackettBuddy Hackett
American
Comedian

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

Juan PerónJuan Perón
Argentinian
President of Argentina
Vladimir NabokovVladimir Nabokov
Swiss, American, Russian
Novelist

KabirKabir
Indian
Saint and Mystic Poet

Roy O. DisneyRoy O. Disney
American
Co-Founder of Walt Disney Company

Diane CilentoDiane Cilento
Australian
Actress
Martin D. GinsburgMartin D. Ginsburg
American
Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Husband

George MarshallGeorge Marshall
American
Chief of Staff of the U.S. Army
Muawiyah IMuawiyah I
Saudi Arabian
Founder of the Umayyad Caliphate

Rajendra PrasadRajendra Prasad
Indian
Former President of India

Lawrence DurrellLawrence Durrell
British
Novelist
Willy BrandtWilly Brandt
German
Former Chancellor of Germany

James HerriotJames Herriot
British
Writer
Victor Emmanuel III of ItalyVictor Emmanuel III of Italy
Italian
King of Italy

Johns HopkinsJohns Hopkins
American
Entrepreneur & Philanthropist

Mario PuzoMario Puzo
American
Novelist, Screenwriter
Zeppo MarxZeppo Marx
American
Comedian

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Henrik IbsenHenrik Ibsen
Norwegian
Playwright, Poet.
 Peter KropotkinPeter Kropotkin
Russian
Philosopher & Activist

Steve AllenSteve Allen
American
 

Louise BrooksLouise Brooks
American
Actress
Umberto II of ItalyUmberto II of Italy
Italian
King of Italy
Pat ButtramPat Buttram
American
Actor

Tony MendezTony Mendez
American
CIA Officer

Sri AurobindoSri Aurobindo
Indian
Political and Spiritual Leader

James NaismithJames Naismith
Canadian, American
Invented Basketball
Jagadish Chandra BoseJagadish Chandra Bose
Indian
Physicist

Sarah BernhardtSarah Bernhardt
French
Actress

Harold PinterHarold Pinter
British
Nobel Prize Winner in Literature

Menachem BeginMenachem Begin
Israeli
Former Prime Minister of Israel

William WylerWilliam Wyler
American
Film director
Seleucus I NicatorSeleucus I Nicator
Greek
General

Jeanne CrainJeanne Crain
American
Actress
Charles BoyerCharles Boyer
French
Actor

Paul KrugerPaul Kruger
South African
President of South Africa

Reinhold NiebuhrReinhold Niebuhr
American
Theologian
V. K. Krishna MenonV. K. Krishna Menon
Indian
Indian Politician

Ruth Williams KhamaRuth Williams Khama
Botswanan
Former First Lady of Botswana
Buster MerryfieldBuster Merryfield
British
Actor

Burt MunroBurt Munro
New Zealander
Motorcycle Racer

Christiaan BarnardChristiaan Barnard
South African
Cardiac Surgeon

Alben W. BarkleyAlben W. Barkley
American
35th Vice President of the U.S

Al-FarabiAl-Farabi
Afghan
Philosopher

Trofim LysenkoTrofim Lysenko
Russian
Experimenter

Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna of RussiaGrand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna of Russia
Canadian, Russian
Daughter of Emperor Alexander III of Russia

Zail SinghZail Singh
Indian
President of India
Alvar AaltoAlvar Aalto
Finnish
Architect

David BrennerDavid Brenner
American
Stand-up Comedian, Actor

Konstantin TsiolkovskyKonstantin Tsiolkovsky
Russian
Russian-Soviet Rocket Scientist

Camille ClaudelCamille Claudel
French
Sculptor
Henry CavendishHenry Cavendish
British
Chemist

Roy BeanRoy Bean
American
Justice of the Peace & Saloonkeeper

Adlai Stevenson IAdlai Stevenson I
American
23rd Vice President of the United States

Samuel InsullSamuel Insull
American
Business Magnate
Obafemi AwolowoObafemi Awolowo
Nigerian
Political Leader

Van CliburnVan Cliburn
American
American pianist
Ernst MachErnst Mach
Austrian
Physicist

Percy GraingerPercy Grainger
Australian, American
Musician, Composer, arranger and pianist

ThalesThales
Greek
Philosopher

Joseph JoffreJoseph Joffre
French
French general
Alan VegaAlan Vega
American
Vocalist
Patrick WhitePatrick White
Australian
Australian Writer

Albert Abraham MichelsonAlbert A. Michelson
American
Physicist

Cheddi JaganCheddi Jagan
Guyanese
Guyana's Father of Nation

Pierre CorneillePierre Corneille
French
Tragedian

Gustáv HusákGustáv Husák
Slovak
Slovak Politician

John HerseyJohn Hersey
American
American writer

Michael AncherMichael Ancher
Danish
Painter

Elizabeth DavidElizabeth David
British
British writer
Dennis GaborDennis Gabor
Hungarian
Father of Holography

Emile BerlinerEmile Berliner
American
Inventor
Josephine ButlerJosephine Butler
British
Social Worker

Ivan MeštrovićIvan Meštrović
Croatian, American
Sculptor
Wilhelm OstwaldWilhelm Ostwald
German
Chemist
Salvatore Edoardo LuriaSalvador Luria
Italian
Microbiologist