Famous people died in 1955 - page 2

Charlie Parker

Charlie Parker

Charlie Parker was an American jazz saxophonist and composer

AmericanAugust 29, 1920151 views

Thomas Mann

Thomas Mann was a Nobel Prize winning German novelist, short story writer, and philanthropist

GermanJune 6, 1875155 views

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin was a famous French philosopher and a priest who was also known for his controversial writings

FrenchMay 1, 1881205 views

Wallace Stevens

Receiver of the Pulitzer Prize, Wallace Stevens was one of the most significant American poets

Cordell Hull

Cordell Hull longest serving Secretary of State in the U.S

AmericanOctober 2, 1871142 views

James Dean

James Dean was an American actor best known for his performance in ‘Rebel Without a Cause’

Alexander Fleming

Alexander Fleming was a Scottish biologist and pharmacologist who discovered enzyme lysozyme and antibiotic penicillin

BritishAugust 6, 1881281 views

Dale Carnegie

Dale Carnegie was an illustrious American writer, developer, and lecturer of well-known courses in self-improvement and public speaking

AmericanNovember 24, 1888437 views