Famous people died in 1991

David Lean

David Lean

Sir David Lean was an Academy award-winning British film director, producer and cinematographer

BritishMarch 25, 1908129 views

Frank Capra

Frank Capra was an Italian-American film director and producer who was the recipient of three Academy Awards for Best Director

ItalianMay 18, 1897150 views

Jean Arthur

Jean Arthur was an American actress counted amongst the topmost actresses of the 1930s and 1940s

AmericanOctober 17, 190096 views

Edwin McMillan

Edwin Mattison McMillan was an American nuclear physicist who won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1951

AmericanSeptember 18, 1907117 views

Ragnar Granit

Ragnar Granit was a Finnish-Swedish Nobel Laureate who made scientific discoveries in the physiology of the retina

FinnsOctober 30, 1900106 views

Salvador Luria

Salvador E

ItalianAugust 13, 191297 views

Margot Fonteyn

Margot Fonteyn was an English ballerina counted amongst the greatest classical ballet dancers of all time

BritishMay 18, 1919500 views

Robert Motherwell

Robert Motherwell was a prominent painter and writer from America

AmericanJanuary 24, 191593 views

Alfonso García Robles

Alfonso García Robles was a Mexican diplomat who was the driving force behind the Treaty of Tlatelolco

MexicanMarch 20, 1911122 views

Edwin H. Land

Edwin Herbert Land was a renowned American scientist who revolutionized the world of photography with his invention of instant cameras

AmericanMay 7, 1909207 views