Famous people died in 1997 - page 2

Sir John Eccles

Sir John Eccles

Sir John Carew Eccles was a neurophysiologist from Australia who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

AustralianJanuary 27, 1903153 views

Edward Mills Purcell

Edward Mills Purcell was a well-known American physicist

AmericanAugust 30, 1912100 views

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan was a Pakistani musician and singer, counted amongst the greatest voices ever recorded

PakistaniOctober 13, 1948100 views

The Notorious B.I.G.

Christopher George Latore Wallace, known by his stage names Biggie Smalls, The Notorious B.I.G, or Biggie, was an American rapper

AmericanMay 21, 1972122 views

Michael Hutchence

Michael Hutchence was a popular singer and songwriter in international music world during the 1980s and 90s

AustralianJanuary 22, 1960100 views

Jolie Gabor

Jolie Gabor was a Hungarian- born American entrepreneur and socialite

AmericanSeptember 29, 1896267 views

Cheddi Jagan

Cheddi Jagan was a former president of Guyana.This biography gives detailed information about his childhood, life, works and timeline.

GuyaneseMarch 22, 1918238 views

Andrew Cunanan

Andrew Cunanan was an American spree killer, who committed suicide after killing five people within a period of three months

AmericanAugust 31, 1969129 views

Hans Eysenck

Hans Eysenck was a psychologist, world renowned for his work on intelligence and personality

GermanMarch 4, 1916180 views

Roy Lichtenstein

Roy Lichtenstein was an American pop artist famous for his comic strip paintings like ‘Whaam!’ and ‘Drowning Girl’

AmericanOctober 27, 1923109 views