The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died in 1962

Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe (1926 - 1962)

American movie actress and singer
Eleanor Roosevelt

Eleanor Roosevelt (1884 - 1962)

American politician and activist
Lucky Luciano

Lucky Luciano (1897 - 1962)

Italian-American mobster
Adolf Eichmann

Adolf Eichmann (1906 - 1962)

German nazi officer and war criminal
Niels Bohr

Niels Bohr (1885 - 1962)

Danish physicist and a philosopher
E. E. Cummings

E. E. Cummings (1894 - 1962)

American writer, poet and playwright
Stuart Sutcliffe

Stuart Sutcliffe (1940 - 1962)

Scottish singer and bassist
Yves Klein

Yves Klein (1928 - 1962)

French painter
Ernie Kovacs

Ernie Kovacs (1919 - 1962)

American comedian and actor
Ronald Fisher

Ronald Fisher (1890 - 1962)

English statistician, biologist, and geneticist
Georges Bataille

Georges Bataille (1897 - 1962)

French philosopher and writer
Clara Blandick

Clara Blandick (1880 - 1962)

American actress
Franz Kline

Franz Kline (1910 - 1962)

American artist
Michael Curtiz

Michael Curtiz (1886 - 1962)

Hungarian-American director
Gaston Bachelard

Gaston Bachelard (1884 - 1962)

French philosopher and poet
Juan Belmonte

Juan Belmonte (1892 - 1962)

Spanish bullfighter
Hanns Eisler

Hanns Eisler (1898 - 1962)

German composer
Mickey Cochrane

Mickey Cochrane (1903 - 1962)

American baseball player
William Beebe

William Beebe (1877 - 1962)

ornithologist, marine biologist, entomologist, and explorer
René Coty

René Coty (1882 - 1962)

French President
Dennis Chavez

Dennis Chavez (1888 - 1962)

American politician
Poul Nielsen

Poul Nielsen (1891 - 1962)

Danish footballer
George Poage

George Poage (1880 - 1962)

American hurdler and sprinter
Harlow Curtice

Harlow Curtice (1893 - 1962)

American businessman
George S. May

George S. May (1890 - 1962)

Businessman, golf promoter
Harry Carroll

Harry Carroll (1892 - 1962)

American songwriter, pianist and composer