Famous people died in 1962 - page 2

Arthur Compton

Arthur Compton

Arthur Compton was a renowned American physicist who discovered the Compton Effect

Adolf Eichmann

Adolf Eichmann or Otto Adolf Eichmann was a lieutenant colonel in the German Army responsible for organizing the Holocaust in which almost six million Jews were exterminated.

GermanMarch 19, 1906357 views

William Faulkner

William Faulkner was a famous American writer and a Nobel Prize winner

AmericanSeptember 25, 1897125 views

Eleanor Roosevelt

Eleanor Roosevelt was the the First Lady of the United States from 1933 to 1945

AmericanOctober 11, 1884212 views

Niels Bohr

Niels Bohr was a Noble Prize winning Danish physicist

DanishOctober 7, 1885159 views

Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe was a famous and one of the foremost and biggest sex symbol of Hollywood

AmericanJune 1, 1926371 views

Hermann Hesse

Hermann Hesse was a German novelist and poet, often hailed as one of the greatest German writers

GermanJuly 2, 1877175 views