Famous People Who Died At 96

The list of famous people who died at 96 includes Katharine Hepburn, Simo Häyhä, Joan Fontaine, Vyacheslav Molotov, P. L. Travers. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, artists, actors and physicists and from other domains of life. This list of celebrities who died at 96 includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Italy & Germany and many more countries.

Katharine HepburnKatharine Hepburn
12 May 1907, American
 
P L TraversP. L. Travers
09 August 1899, Australian
Writer & Journalist

Simo HäyhäSimo Häyhä
17 December 1905, Finnish
Sniper

Joan FontaineJoan Fontaine
22 October 1917, American
Actress

Harry MorganHarry Morgan
10 April 1915, American
Actor

Vyacheslav MolotovVyacheslav Molotov
09 March 1890, Russian
Politician
Jack LaLanneJack LaLanne
26 September 1914, American
Fitness & Nutrition Expert

Simon WiesenthalSimon Wiesenthal
31 December 1908, Austrian
Nazi Hunter

Alice Roosevelt LongworthAlice Roosevelt Longworth
12 February 1884, American
Writer

Fay WrayFay Wray
15 September 1907, Canadian, American
Actress
Martha GrahamMartha Graham
11 May 1894, American
Modern dancer and choreographer

Alan YoungAlan Young
19 November 1919, Canadian, British, American
Actor
Marian AndersonMarian Anderson
27 February 1897, American
Singer

Robert Earl JonesRobert Earl Jones
03 February 1910, American
Actor

Will DurantWill Durant
05 November 1885, American
Writer, Historian, Philosopher
John Archibald WheelerJohn Archibald Wheeler
09 July 1911, American
Physicist

Momofuku AndoMomofuku Ando
05 March 1910, Japanese
Inventor of instant noodles
Pablo CasalsPablo Casals
29 December 1876, Spanish
Musician

Jules DassinJules Dassin
18 December 1911, American
Film Director, Producer

Katherine DunhamKatherine Dunham
22 June 1909, American
Dancer, Choreographer, Social Activist, Author
Levi P. MortonLevi P. Morton
16 May 1824, American
22nd Vice President of the U.S.A

Alfred EisenstaedtAlfred Eisenstaedt
06 December 1898, German
Father of Photojournalism
Allan DwanAllan Dwan
03 April 1885, American
Director

Rafael AlbertiRafael Alberti
16 December 1902, Spanish
Poet

John CornforthJohn Cornforth
07 September 1917, Australian, British
Nobel Prize Winner Chemist

Norman Foster Ramsey Jr.Norman Foster Ramsey Jr.
27 August 1915, American
Physicist
Charles Pelham VilliersCharles Pelham Villiers
03 January 1802, British
Politician
Orvan HessOrvan Hess
18 June 1906, American
Physician

Jimmy DoolittleJimmy Doolittle
14 December 1896, American
Aviator, Officer

Jane WyattJane Wyatt
12 August 1910, American
actor, stage actor, television actor, film actor

Carl SchmittCarl Schmitt
11 July 1888, German
Jurist, Geopolitician, Politician, Philosopher,
Michael FootMichael Foot
23 July 1913, British
Politician, Journalist, Screenwriter, Biographer

Helmut SchmidtHelmut Schmidt
23 December 1918, German
Politician, Economist, Civil servant, Non-fiction

Habib BourguibaHabib Bourguiba
03 August 1903, Tunisian
Politician, Lawyer

Kitty CarlisleKitty Carlisle
03 September 1910, American
actor,singer, musician, opera singer

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Don PardoDon Pardo
22 February 1918, American
Actor, Television presenter, Radio personality
Henry HeimlichHenry Heimlich
03 February 1920, American
Physician, University teacher

Rochus MischRochus Misch
29 July 1917, German
Writer, Painter, Military personnel
Yitzhak ShamirYitzhak Shamir
22 October 1915, Belarusian, Israeli
Politician, Diplomat

Studs TerkelStuds Terkel
16 May 1912, American
Journalist, Historian, Radio personality, Writer,

Claude AuchinleckClaude Auchinleck
21 June 1884, British
Officer
Richard AdamsRichard Adams
09 May 1920, British
Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter, Author, Science

Zita of Bourbon-ParmaZita of Bourbon-Parma
09 May 1892, Italian
 
Shih KienShih Kien
01 January 1913
Actor

Hilary KoprowskiHilary Koprowski
05 December 1916, Polish, American
Virologist, Immunologist

Ashraf PahlaviAshraf Pahlavi
26 October 1919
Writer, Diplomat, Politician

E. H. ShepardE. H. Shepard
10 December 1879, British
Artist, Illustrator, Painter

Erwin ChargaffErwin Chargaff
11 August 1905, American
Biochemist, Chemist, Writer
Pope Gregory IXPope Gregory IX
1145 AD, Italian
 

Kenneth BurkeKenneth Burke
05 May 1897, American
Philosopher, Literary critic, University teacher,

Eubie BlakeEubie Blake
07 February 1887, American
American composer

Elizabeth CatlettElizabeth Catlett
15 April 1915, Mexican
Sculptor, Printmaker, Painter
Maurice PaponMaurice Papon
03 September 1910, French
Politician, Businessperson, Police officer

Jin YouzhiJin Youzhi
17 August 1918, Chinese
 
Romaine BrooksRomaine Brooks
01 May 1874, Italian, American
Painter, Sculptor

Yosef Ben-JochannanYosef Ben-Jochannan
31 December 1918, American
Historian, Archaeologist

Licio GelliLicio Gelli
21 April 1919, Italian
Journalist, Banker, Politician
Joseph RotblatJoseph Rotblat
04 November 1908, Polish, British
Physicist

Israel GelfandIsrael Gelfand
20 August 1913, American, Russian
mathematician, biologist, university teacher
Sergey MikhalkovSergey Mikhalkov
13 March 1913, Russian
Author

Briggs CunninghamBriggs Cunningham
19 January 1907, American
Racecar driver

Kaikhosru Shapurji SorabjiKaikhosru Shapurji Sorabji
14 August 1892, British
Pianist, Composer, Music critic, Writer
Laura HuxleyLaura Huxley
02 November 1911, Italian
Motivational speaker, Writer, Violinist,

Jules ChéretJules Chéret
31 May 1836, French
painter, poster artist, lithographer
Hermann ZapfHermann Zapf
08 November 1918, German
Type designer, Graphic designer, Calligrapher,

James Van Der ZeeJames Van Der Zee
29 June 1886, American
Photographer

Michael of RomaniaMichael of Romania
25 October 1921, Swiss
King

Paul DelvauxPaul Delvaux
23 September 1897, Belgian
Painter
Cyrus S. EatonCyrus S. Eaton
1883 AD, Canadian
Business Leader, Anti
José Manuel Rodriguez DelgadoJosé Manuel Rodriguez Delgado
08 August 1915, Spanish
Teacher, Scientist, Psychiatrist

Lennart HellsingLennart Hellsing
05 June 1919, Swedish
Linguist, Poet, Writer, Translator, Children's

Norman Foster Ramsey, Jr.Norman Foster Ramsey, Jr.
27 August 1915, American
Physicist

Giovanni CanestriGiovanni Canestri
30 September 1918, Italian
Theologian, University teacher, Catholic priest
Bernard Ferdinand PoppBernard Ferdinand Popp
06 December 1917, American
Catholic priest

Gladwyn Jebb, 1st Baron GladwynGladwyn Jebb, 1st Baron Gladwyn
25 April 1900, British
British Politician

Karl Augustus MenningerKarl Augustus Menninger
22 July 1893, American
 

Shōzō SakuraiShōzō Sakurai
27 June 1889, Japanese
Military personnel