Famous people died in 1964

    Gracie Allen

    Gracie Allen

    Gracie Allen was an American comedian and actress

    AmericanJuly 26, 189588 views

    James Franck

    James Franck was a famous German physicist who was awarded the 1925 Nobel Prize for Physics with Gustav Hertz

    GermanAugust 26, 1882114 views

    Victor Francis Hess

    Victor Francis Hess was an Austrian-American physicist who won the 1936 Nobel Prize in Physics for his discovery of cosmic radiation

    AmericanJune 24, 188394 views

    Sam Cooke

    Sam Cooke was one of the greatest American singers

    AmericanJanuary 22, 1931190 views

    Leó Szilárd

    Leo Szilard was a renowned nuclear physicist who is credited for design of a nuclear reactor

    AmericanFebruary 11, 1898123 views

    Rachel Carson

    Rachel Carson was a biologist, writer who hailed from America, and she was also a member of the ‘Conservation Movement’

    AmericanMay 27, 1907136 views

    Sergiusz Piasecki

    Sergiusz Piasecki is a famous Polish writer renowned for his works such as ‘The Lover of Ursa Major’ and World War II memorial ‘Adam and Eve’

    PolishApril 1, 190199 views

    Khawaja Nazimuddin

    Khawaja Nazimuddin, from Bangladesh, was a popular political figure, having served as the Prime Minister of Pakistan

    PakistaniJuly 19, 1894110 views

    Guru Dutt

    Guru Dutt was a renowned Indian filmmaker, most remembered for his cult classics such as ‘Pyaasa’ and ‘Kaagaz Ke Phool’

    IndianJuly 9, 1925116 views