Famous people died in 1961

    Carl Jung

    Carl Jung

    Carl Jung was a Swiss psychiatrist famous for founding the school of analytical psychology

    SwissJuly 26, 1875827 views


    Boudica was a queen of the Celtic Icenic tribe, who led an uprising against Roman invaders

    British30290 views

    Percy Williams Bridgman

    Percy Williams Bridgman was an American physicist who received the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1944

    AmericanApril 21, 188290 views

    Ruth Chatterton

    Ruth Chatterton was an American stage, film and television actress, who was one of the initial superstars of the “talkies.” This biography of Ruth Chatterton provides detailed information about her childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline.

    AmericanDecember 24, 1892103 views

    Govind Ballabh Pant

    Pandit Govind Ballabh Pant was a renowned Indian freedom fighter and one of the makers of modern India

    IndianSeptember 10, 1887155 views

    Jules Bordet

    Jules Bordet was a Belgian microbiologist and immunologist who won the 1919 Nobel Prize in Medicine "for his discoveries relating to immunity"

    BelgianJune 13, 1870135 views

    Emily Greene Balch

    Emily Greene Balch was an American economist, sociologist and pacifist who won the 1946 Nobel Peace Prize

    AmericanJanuary 8, 1867172 views

    Sam Rayburn

    Sam Rayburn was an American lawmaker who served as the Speaker of the U.S

    AmericanJanuary 6, 1882122 views

    Erwin Schrödinger

    Erwin Schrodinger was a Nobel Prize winning physicist who formulated the Schrodinger equation in quantum physics

    AustrianAugust 12, 1887185 views

    Patrice Lumumba

    Patrice Lumumba was the first democratically elected Prime Minister of the Republic of the Congo

    CongoleseJuly 2, 1925113 views