The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died in 1954

Frida Kahlo

Frida Kahlo (1907 - 1954)

Mexican painter
Alan Turing

Alan Turing (1912 - 1954)

English mathematician
Enrico Fermi

Enrico Fermi (1901 - 1954)

Italian physicist
Robert Capa

Robert Capa (1913 - 1954)

Hungarian-American photographer
Charles Ives

Charles Ives (1874 - 1954)

American composer
Colette

Colette (1873 - 1954)

French author
Getúlio Vargas

Getúlio Vargas (1882 - 1954)

Brazilian lawyer and politician
Dziga Vertov

Dziga Vertov (1896 - 1954)

Russian director
Wilhelm Furtwängler

Wilhelm Furtwängler (1886 - 1954)

German conductor and composer
Alcide De Gasperi

Alcide De Gasperi (1881 - 1954)

Italian statesman and politician
Russell Stover

Russell Stover (1888 - 1954)

American businessman
Chief Bender

Chief Bender (1884 - 1954)

American baseball player and coach
Miles Browning

Miles Browning (1897 - 1954)

American World War II admiral
Rabbit Maranville

Rabbit Maranville (1891 - 1954)

American baseball player
Danny Cedrone

Danny Cedrone (1920 - 1954)

American guitarist and bandleader
William Merriam Burton

William Merriam Burton (1865 - 1954)

U.S. chemist who developed the first thermal cracking process for crude oil
Wilbur Shaw

Wilbur Shaw (1902 - 1954)

American racing driver
Gus Dorais

Gus Dorais (1891 - 1954)

American football player and coach, basketball coach, baseball coach