The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died in 1941

Virginia Woolf

Virginia Woolf (1882 - 1941)

English author and critic
James Joyce

James Joyce (1882 - 1941)

Irish novelist and poet
Lou Gehrig

Lou Gehrig (1903 - 1941)

American baseball player
Lord Baden Powell

Lord Baden Powell (1857 - 1941)

Founder of Scouting, British Army Lt. General
Maximilian Kolbe

Maximilian Kolbe (1894 - 1941)

Polish martyr and saint
Jelly Roll Morton

Jelly Roll Morton (1890 - 1941)

American pianist, bandleader and composer
Henri Bergson

Henri Bergson (1859 - 1941)

French philosopher
Frederick Banting

Frederick Banting (1891 - 1941)

Canadian physician
El Lissitzky

El Lissitzky (1890 - 1941)

Russian photographer and architect
Gutzon Borglum

Gutzon Borglum (1867 - 1941)

American sculptor
Emanuel Lasker

Emanuel Lasker (1868 - 1941)

German chess player
Louis Chevrolet

Louis Chevrolet (1878 - 1941)

Swiss-born American businessman and racing driver
Ignacy Jan Paderewski

Ignacy Jan Paderewski (1860 - 1941)

Polish pianist, composer, and politician, 2nd Prime Minister of the Republic of Poland
James George Frazer

James George Frazer (1854 - 1941)

Scottish social anthropologist
Gus Kahn

Gus Kahn (1886 - 1941)

songwriter, lyricist
Werner Mölders

Werner Mölders (1913 - 1941)

German World War II fighter pilot
Elizabeth Madox Roberts

Elizabeth Madox Roberts (1881 - 1941)

American novelist and poet