Famous people died in 1945 - page 3

Anton Webern

Anton Webern

Anton Webern was a noted Austrian composer and conductor

Robert Benchley

Robert Benchley was a writer and actor famous for his humor which influenced generations of humorists to come

AmericanOctober 15, 1889243 views

Joseph Goebbels

Paul Joseph Goebbels was a leader and propagandist during Nazi Germany

GermanOctober 29, 1897340 views

Paul Valery

Paul Valery was a great French Poet who is often regarded as a polymath

FrenchOctober 30, 1871164 views

Anne Frank

Anne Frank, a Jewish victim of the Holocaust, was the author of ‘The Diary of a Young Girl’

GermanJune 12, 1929213 views

Roza Shanina

Roza Shanina was a Russian sniper who came to be known as “the unseen terror of East Prussia” during World War II

RussianApril 3, 1924576 views

Hermann Fegelein

Hermann Fegelein was a high-ranking Waffen-SS commander in Nazi-ruled Germany

GermanOctober 30, 1906275 views

Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Dietrich Bonhoeffer was a German pastor, theologian, anti-Nazi dissident and founding member of the Confessing Church.

GermanFebruary 4, 1906246 views

David Lloyd George

David Lloyd George was a British Liberal politician who served as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1916 to 1922

BritishJanuary 17, 1863199 views