Famous people died in 1944 - page 2

Rezā Shāh

Rezā Shāh

Reza Shah was the founder of the Pahlavi dynasty and Shah of Iran from 1925 to 1941

IranianMarch 15, 1878165 views

Antanas Smetona

Antanas Smetona was the first president of Lithuania

LithuanianAugust 10, 1874121 views

Edvard Munch

Edvard Munch was a Norwegian painter whose works greatly influenced German Expressionism

NorwegianDecember 12, 1863124 views

Dadasaheb Phalke

Dadasaheb Phalke was a renowned Indian filmmaker and screenwriter, popularly dubbed as the ‘Father of Indian Cinema’

IndianApril 30, 1870122 views

Kasturba Gandhi

Kasturba Gandhi was an Indian political activist married to Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

IndianApril 11, 1869196 views

Wassily Kandinsky

Wassily Kandinsky was a Russian painter, popularly recalled in the art world as the Father of Abstract Art

RussianDecember 16, 1866117 views

Piet Mondrian

Piet Mondrian was a famous Dutch painter

DutchMarch 7, 1872138 views

Amy Beach

Amy beach was the first American woman soloist who was also a successful composer of her time

Alfred Emanuel Smith

Alfred Smith was an American politician who was elected as the Governor of New York for four times

AmericanDecember 30, 1873128 views

Princess Beatrice of the United Kingdom

Princess Beatrice of the United Kingdom was the youngest daughter of the British monarch, Queen Victoria

BritishApril 14, 1857110 views