Famous people died in 1969

Leo McCarey

Leo McCarey

Leo McCarey was an Academy Award winning American film director known for films like ‘Duck Soup’ and ‘The Awful Truth.’ This biography of Leo McCarey provides detailed information about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline.

AmericanOctober 3, 1898101 views

Josef von Sternberg

Josef von Sternberg was an Austrian-American film director known for films like ‘Morocco’ and ‘The Scarlet Empress.’ This biography detailed information about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline.

AmericanMay 29, 1894110 views

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe was a German-born American architect

GermanMarch 27, 188679 views

Norman Lindsay

Norman Lindsay was an Australian artist, etcher, sculptor, writer, illustrator, scale modeler, and amateur boxer

Walter Gropius

Walter Adolph Georg Gropius was a renowned German-American architect

GermanMay 18, 1883124 views

Otto Stern

Otto Stern was a German born American physicist who won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1943

GermanFebruary 17, 1888121 views

C. F. Powell

Cecil Frank Powell was an English physicist who received Nobel Prize for Physics in 1950

BritishDecember 5, 1903114 views

Dominique Pire

Dominique Pire was a Belgian cleric and educator known for his work in helping refugees in post-World War II Europe

BelgianFebruary 10, 1910124 views

Everett Dirksen

Everett McKinley Dirksen was an American politician

AmericanJanuary 4, 1896142 views

Iskander Mirza

Iskander Mirza is the last Governor-General of Pakistan, and the first President of the country

PakistaniNovember 15, 1899335 views