Famous people died in 1965

Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945 and again from 1951 to 1955

BritishNovember 30, 1874104 views

Dorothy Dandridge

Dorothy Jean Dandridge was an American film and stage actress, dancer and singer

Judy Holliday

Judy Holliday was an American actress known for playing the role of ‘dumb blondes’ with squeaky voices in a number of breezy comedy films during the 1940s and the 1950s

AmericanJune 21, 1921140 views

Hermann Staudinger

Hermann Staudinger was a German chemist who was awarded the ‘Nobel Prize in Chemistry’ in 1953

GermanMarch 23, 1881114 views

Philip Showalter Hench

Philip Showalter Hench was an American physician and Nobel laureate who discovered the hormone cortisone

Joseph Erlanger

Joseph Erlanger was a renowned American physiologist who won the Nobel Prize in Medicine in 1994

AmericanJanuary 5, 1874121 views

Paul Hermann Müller

Paul Hermann Muller was a Swiss Chemist who won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his discovery of a form of DDT

SwissJanuary 12, 189998 views

Max Volmer

Max Volmer was a German physical chemist who is known for his important contributions to the field of electrochemistry

GermanMay 3, 1885135 views

Adlai Stevenson II

Adlai Stevenson II was the 31st Governor of Illinois