The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died in 1975

Francisco Franco

Francisco Franco (1892 - 1975)

Spanish general and politician
Haile Selassie I

Haile Selassie I (1892 - 1975)

Ethiopian emperor
Chiang Kai-shek

Chiang Kai-shek (1887 - 1975)

Chinese politician and military leader
Jimmy Hoffa

Jimmy Hoffa (1913 - 1975)

American union leader
Josephine Baker

Josephine Baker (1906 - 1975)

American dancer, singer, and actress
Aristotle Onassis

Aristotle Onassis (1906 - 1975)

Turkish-Greek businessman
P. G. Wodehouse

P. G. Wodehouse (1881 - 1975)

British-American comic writer
Hannah Arendt

Hannah Arendt (1906 - 1975)

German-American theorist and philosopher
Elijah Muhammad

Elijah Muhammad (1897 - 1975)

American religious leader
Rod Serling

Rod Serling (1924 - 1975)

American screenwriter
Moe Howard

Moe Howard (1897 - 1975)

American actor
Tim Buckley

Tim Buckley (1947 - 1975)

American singer-songwriter and guitarist
Pier Paolo Pasolini

Pier Paolo Pasolini (1922 - 1975)

Italian author and director
Susan Hayward

Susan Hayward (1917 - 1975)

American actress
Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

Sheikh Mujibur Rahman (1920 - 1975)

Founding Leader of Bangladesh
Larry Fine

Larry Fine (1902 - 1975)

American actor, comedian, member of "Three Stooges"
Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan

Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan (1888 - 1975)

Indian philosopher and politician
Sam Giancana

Sam Giancana (1908 - 1975)

American mobster
Umm Kulthum

Umm Kulthum (1898 - 1975)

Egyptian singer-songwriter and actress
Otto Skorzeny

Otto Skorzeny (1908 - 1975)

German SS officer
Mikhail Bakhtin

Mikhail Bakhtin (1895 - 1975)

Russian philosopher
Graham Hill

Graham Hill (1929 - 1975)

English race car driver
Walker Evans

Walker Evans (1903 - 1975)

American photographer
Bernard Herrmann

Bernard Herrmann (1911 - 1975)

American composer
Thornton Wilder

Thornton Wilder (1897 - 1975)

American dramatist
Moms Mabley

Moms Mabley (1894 - 1975)

African American comedian, actor
Cannonball Adderley

Cannonball Adderley (1928 - 1975)

American saxophonist and bandleader
Louis Jordan

Louis Jordan (1908 - 1975)

American musician
Ivo Andrić

Ivo Andrić (1892 - 1975)

Croatian author
Ernst Hanfstaengl

Ernst Hanfstaengl (1887 - 1975)

German businessman
Ozzie Nelson

Ozzie Nelson (1906 - 1975)

Actor, band leader, television producer and director
Casey Stengel

Casey Stengel (1890 - 1975)

American baseball player and coach
Mary Ure

Mary Ure (1933 - 1975)

Scottish actress
Julian Huxley

Julian Huxley (1887 - 1975)

English biologist
Lefty Frizzell

Lefty Frizzell (1928 - 1975)

Popular country music singer-songwriter, Rockabilly Hall of Fame inductee
Rex Stout

Rex Stout (1886 - 1975)

American author
Pancho Barnes

Pancho Barnes (1901 - 1975)

American aviator
Mike Brant

Mike Brant (1947 - 1975)

Cypriot-Israeli singer
Howard Hill

Howard Hill (1899 - 1975)

American archer
Audrey Williams

Audrey Williams (1923 - 1975)

American musician