Famous People Who Died At 97

The list of famous people who died at 97 includes John D. Rockefeller, Louis Zamperini, Bertrand Russell, Marc Chagall, John Kenneth Galbraith. Famous personalities featured on this list, include spiritual & religious leaders, mathematicians, political leaders and philosophers and from other domains of life. This list of celebrities who died at 97 includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Italy & Canada and many more countries.

John D. RockefellerJohn D. Rockefeller
American
Businessman
Doris DayDoris Day
American
Film actress

Bertrand RussellBertrand Russell
British, Welsh
Philosopher

Louis ZamperiniLouis Zamperini
American
Prisoner of War Survivor

Elizabeth Schuyler HamiltonElizabeth Schuyler Hamilton
American
Alexander Hamilton's Wife

Millvina DeanMillvina Dean
British
Cartographer
Marc ChagallMarc Chagall
Belarusian, French, Russian
Artist

Karl MaldenKarl Malden
American
Actor

Joseph BonannoJoseph Bonanno
Italian, American
Gangster
Nanette FabrayNanette Fabray
American
Actress

John Kenneth GalbraithJohn Kenneth Galbraith
Canadian
Economist
Lazar KaganovichLazar Kaganovich
Ukrainian, Russian
Politician

Gordon B. HinckleyGordon B. Hinckley
American
Religious Leader

Joseph WapnerJoseph Wapner
American
Judge

Theodore HesburghTheodore Hesburgh
American
15th President of the University of Notre Dame

Mrinalini Sarabhai Mrinalini Sarabhai
Indian
Classical Dancer and Choreographer
Caroline HerschelCaroline Herschel
German
Astronomer

Khan Abdul Ghaffar KhanKhan Abdul Ghaffar Khan
Pakistani
Political and Spiritual Leader

Renato DulbeccoRenato Dulbecco
Italian, American
Virologist

Nicolaas BloembergenNicolaas Bloembergen
American
Physicist
Sir John MillsSir John Mills
British
Actor

Max FabianiMax Fabiani
Italian
Architect
Al LópezAl Lopez
American
Former American Baseball Player

Dora GabeDora Gabe
Bulgarian
Poet

Aleksandr ScriabinAleksandr Scriabin
Russian
Russian Symbolist Composer
Carol ChanningCarol Channing
American
Actress

Leon AskinLeon Askin
Austrian
Screenwriter, Stage actor, Film actor
Art LinkletterArt Linkletter
Canadian, American
Actor, Television presenter, Radio personality

Bess TrumanBess Truman
American
politician

June HavocJune Havoc
Canadian, American
Actress
Lal Shahbaz QalandarLal Shahbaz Qalandar
Pakistani
poet

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Empress KōjunEmpress Kōjun
Japanese
Consort
Bill MacyBill Macy
American
Actor

Jacques HadamardJacques Hadamard
French
Mathematician

Qian XuesenQian Xuesen
Astronautical engineer

Margaret Chase SmithMargaret Chase Smith
American
Politician
Gene SarazenGene Sarazen
American
Golfer
Léon ThereminLéon Theremin
Russian
Inventor, Engineer, Physicist, Scientist

Raja RaoRaja Rao
Indian
Author, Writer

Thomas SumterThomas Sumter
American
General

Joaquín RodrigoJoaquín Rodrigo
Spanish
Composer, Choreographer, Pianist, Educationist,
ErtéErté
French, Russian
Artist

Kenan EvrenKenan Evren
Turkish
Politician

Lindy BoggsLindy Boggs
American
Politician

Huston SmithHuston Smith
Philosopher

George PólyaGeorge Pólya
American
Mathematician
Walter ScheelWalter Scheel
German
Politician, Military personnel

Yusuf ibn TashfinYusuf ibn Tashfin
Central African, Moroccan
Political Leader
Patricio AylwinPatricio Aylwin
Chilean
Former President of Chile

Steven RuncimanSteven Runciman
British
Historian

Pinetop PerkinsPinetop Perkins
American
Jazz Pianist
Raymond SmullyanRaymond Smullyan
American
Mathematician, Pianist, Philosopher, University

Lilian Jackson BraunLilian Jackson Braun
American
Novelist
David EastonDavid Easton
Canadian
Political scientist, University teacher

Princess Lilian, Duchess of HallandPrincess Lilian, Duchess of Halland
Welsh
Model

Edmond HoyleEdmond Hoyle
British
Writer

Clarence BrownClarence Brown
American
Film Director

Mary GilmoreMary Gilmore
Australian
Journalist, Poet, Writer
Henri DutilleuxHenri Dutilleux
French
Composer, Musicologist, Film score composer

Vincent ScullyVincent Scully
American
Art historian

Liam CosgraveLiam Cosgrave
Irish
Politician

Maurice WilkesMaurice Wilkes
British
Computer scientist, Engineer, Physicist,
Roger Nash BaldwinRoger Nash Baldwin
American
Sociologist, Trade unionist

Christopher FryChristopher Fry
British
Playwright, Screenwriter, Translator, Writer
Anna Hyatt HuntingtonAnna Hyatt Huntington
American
Sculptor

Santiago CarrilloSantiago Carrillo
Spanish
Politician

Peter GeachPeter Geach
Polish, British
Philosopher, University teacher, Philosophy
William Montgomery WattWilliam Montgomery Watt
Scottish
 

Ernest HilgardErnest Hilgard
American
Psychologist, University teacher
Edmund Morgan (historian)Edmund Morgan (historian)
American
Historian

John Neville KeynesJohn Neville Keynes
British
Economist

George WhippleGeorge Whipple
American
Physician
Willem Johan KolffWillem Johan Kolff
Physician, Internist, University teacher,

Leo SternbachLeo Sternbach
Croatian, Polish
Chemist
Julian RotterJulian Rotter
American
Psychologist, University teacher, Non-fiction

Gabriel OkaraGabriel Okara
Nigerian
Poet

Ion Gheorghe MaurerIon Gheorghe Maurer
Romanian
Politician

Peter AbrahamsPeter Abrahams
South African
Novelist
Charles Stewart MottCharles Stewart Mott
American
Businessman
Julien GreenJulien Green
French, American
Writer

Harold JeffreysHarold Jeffreys
British
Mathematical statistician

Johnny KelleyJohnny Kelley
American
Runner

Stanley KauffmannStanley Kauffmann
American
Writer, Journalist
Elmer LachElmer Lach
Canadian
Ice hockey player

Felisa Rincón de GautierFelisa Rincón de Gautier
Puerto Rican
Politician

Julien GracqJulien Gracq
French
Writer

Béla KirályBéla Király
Hungarian
Army officer

Helene DeutschHelene Deutsch
Polish, American
Psychologist, Psychiatrist
Raymond AubracRaymond Aubrac
French
Civil Engineer

Ruth R. BeneritoRuth R. Benerito
American
Chemist
Johnnie CarrJohnnie Carr
American
Civil rights activists

Abdias do NascimentoAbdias do Nascimento
Brazilian
Scholar
Robert Lee Scott Jr.Robert Lee Scott Jr.
American
Brigadier general
Catharine Parr TraillCatharine Parr Traill
Canadian, British
Author