The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died on 1965

Malcolm X

Malcolm X (1925 - 1965)

American civil rights activist
Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

English politician
T. S. Eliot

T. S. Eliot (1888 - 1965)

American-English poet and playwright
Nat King Cole

Nat King Cole (1919 - 1965)

American singer and musician
Le Corbusier

Le Corbusier (1887 - 1965)

Swiss-French architect
Sylvia Likens

Sylvia Likens (1949 - 1965)

American murder victim
Branch Rickey

Branch Rickey (1881 - 1965)

American baseball player and manager
Dorothy Dandridge

Dorothy Dandridge (1922 - 1965)

American actress and singer
Dorothea Lange

Dorothea Lange (1895 - 1965)

American photographer
Clara Bow

Clara Bow (1905 - 1965)

American actress
Stan Laurel

Stan Laurel (1890 - 1965)

English actor and comedian
Edward R. Murrow

Edward R. Murrow (1908 - 1965)

American journalist
Henry A. Wallace

Henry A. Wallace (1888 - 1965)

American politician, 33rd Vice President of the United States
Frances Perkins

Frances Perkins (1880 - 1965)

American politician
Adlai Stevenson

Adlai Stevenson (1900 - 1965)

American politician
Syngman Rhee

Syngman Rhee (1875 - 1965)

South Korean politician
Paul Tillich

Paul Tillich (1886 - 1965)

German-American theologian
William M. Branham

William M. Branham (1909 - 1965)

American evangelist
Spike Jones

Spike Jones (1911 - 1965)

American singer and bandleader
Alan Freed

Alan Freed (1921 - 1965)

American radio and television host
Martin Buber

Martin Buber (1878 - 1965)

Austrian-Israeli philosopher
Porfirio Rubirosa

Porfirio Rubirosa (1909 - 1965)

Dominican diplomat
Sonny Boy Williamson II

Sonny Boy Williamson II (1912 - 1965)

American singer-songwriter and harmonica player
Viola Liuzzo

Viola Liuzzo (1925 - 1965)

Housewife, civil rights activist
David O. Selznick

David O. Selznick (1902 - 1965)

American film producer
Jeanette MacDonald

Jeanette MacDonald (1903 - 1965)

American actress and singer
Helena Rubinstein

Helena Rubinstein (1872 - 1965)

Polish-American businesswoman
Fred Quimby

Fred Quimby (1886 - 1965)

Animation producer
Curly Lambeau

Curly Lambeau (1898 - 1965)

American football player, coach, and executive
Amos Alonzo Stagg

Amos Alonzo Stagg (1862 - 1965)

American football player and coach
Paul Mantz

Paul Mantz (1903 - 1965)

Aviator, air racing pilot, movie stunt pilot
David Smith

David Smith (1906 - 1965)

American sculptor
Sam Rodia

Sam Rodia (1875 - 1965)

American artist
Pepper Martin

Pepper Martin (1904 - 1965)

Major League Baseball player
Dawn Powell

Dawn Powell (1896 - 1965)

American novelist, playwright, screenwriter
Joseph Erlanger

Joseph Erlanger (1874 - 1965)

American physiologist
Florence Ryerson

Florence Ryerson (1892 - 1965)

screenwriter, playwright
Albert Schweitzer

Albert Schweitzer (1875 - 1965)

Alsatian physician
Ralph Royce

Ralph Royce (1890 - 1965)

United States Army Air Forces general
Harry Tierney

Harry Tierney (1890 - 1965)

American musical theatre composer
W. Somerset Maugham

W. Somerset Maugham (1874 - 1965)

French-English author and playwright