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, 1882127 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, 188395 views

Sam Cooke

Sam Cooke was one of the greatest American singers

AmericanJanuary 22, 1931191 views

Leó Szilárd

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

AmericanFebruary 11, 1898126 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, 1907142 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, 1894126 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, 1925117 views