Famous people died in 1983

Meyer Lansky

Meyer Lansky

Meyer Lansky was one of America’s most powerful gangsters of the 19th century

PolishJuly 4, 1902156 views

Bear Bryant

Bear Bryant served as the head coach of the University of Alabama football team for 25 years, leading them to several victories

AmericanSeptember 11, 1913105 views

Arthur Koestler

Arthur Koestler was a Hungarian-British author and journalist best known for his book ‘Darkness at Noon.’ This biography of Arthur Koestler provides detailed information about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline.

Norma Shearer

Norma Shearer was a popular Canadian actress of the early 1900s

CanadianAugust 10, 1902103 views

George Cukor

George Cukor was an American film director known for films like ‘The Philadelphia Story’ and ‘Gaslight.’ This biography of George Cukor provides detailed information about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline.

AmericanJuly 7, 189998 views

Lynn Fontanne

Lynn Fontanne was an American actress born in Britain who spent most of her acting career in the United States

BritishDecember 6, 1887106 views

Piero Sraffa

Piero Sraffa was an Italian economist who is considered as the founder of the neo-Ricardian school of economics

ItalianAugust 5, 1898106 views

Haldan Keffer Hartline

Haldan Keffer Hartline was a Nobel Laureate physiologist who first isolated and recorded the activity of a single optic nerve fibre

Ulf von Euler

Ulf von Euler was a noted Swedish physiologist who was one of the joint winners of the 1970 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

SwedishFebruary 7, 1905170 views

David Niven

David Niven was an English actor who won an Academy Award for his performance in ‘Separate Tables.’ This biography of David Niven provides detailed information about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline.

BritishMarch 1, 1910161 views