List of famous people who died in 1954

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# Celebrity AgeDate of DeathDescription Views Rank
1. Frida Kahlo47*July 14, 1954Mexican artist 25,828 6,340
2. Linda Lee Thomas70*May 20, 1954American socialite 20,174 7,587
3. Lionel Barrymore76*November 15, 1954Actor, director, screenwriter 6,357 17,065
4. Gladys George54*December 8, 1954Actor 3,498 24,833
5. Sydney Greenstreet74*January 18, 1954Actor 2,757 28,158
6. Robert Capa40*May 25, 1954Hungarian photographer 1,737 35,243
7. Kathleen Key52*December 22, 1955Actress 1,522 37,566
8. Eugene Pallette65*September 3, 1954Actor 1,435 38,782
9. Kavimani Desigavinayagam Pillai78*September 26, 1954Indian, Poet 1,319 43,664
10. Colette81*August 3, 1954French novelist 1,297 40,707
11. Joan Dowling26*March 31, 1954British actor 1,178 43,133
12. Alan Turing41*June 7, 1954Computer scientist, mathematician, and cryptographer 1,084 43,683
13. Phyllis Barry45*July 1, 1954Actor 927 46,888
14. Florence Bates65*January 31, 1954Actress 893 47,630
15. Lillian Rich54*January 5, 1954English Actor 888 47,497
16. Machine Gun Kelly59*July 18, 1954American mobster 876 51,261
17. Kitty McHugh51*September 3, 1954Actor 759 51,438
18. Frank Ryan65*January 5, 1954English cricketer 741 50,822
19. Tom Tyler50*May 3, 1954Actor 485 61,413
20. Betty GraysonFebruary 20, 1954American actor 480 61,716
21. Moroni Olsen67*November 22, 1954Actor 476 62,490
22. Jackie Saunders61*July 14, 1954American actor 398 65,602
23. Elisabeth De gramont79*December 6, 1954 372 67,320
24. Bob Burns65*February 2, 1956Comedian 352 69,145
25. Bert Lytell69*September 28, 1954Actor 330 70,153
26. Emily Fitzroy93*March 3, 1954British actor 300 72,778
27. Clara Westhoff75*March 9, 1954German sculptor 262 76,060
28. Roy Rene62*November 22, 1954Australian actor 257 76,511
29. Vera Sisson63*August 6, 1954Actress 255 79,533
30. Charles Ives79*May 19, 1954American modernist composer 235 81,250
31. Will H. Hays74*March 7, 1954American, Politician 222 79,926
32. Lee Morse57*December 16, 1954American singer 219 80,508
33. Nancy Burne41*March 25, 1954British, Actress 209 83,413
34. Dziga Vertov58*February 12, 1954Soviet documentary film maker 209 82,356
35. Mabel Paige73*February 9, 1954Actress 184 86,823
36. Getúlio Vargas72*August 24, 1954President of Brazil 177 87,926
37. Leona Roberts74*January 29, 1954 175 88,182
38. Hot Lips Page46*November 4, 1954American jazz musician 169 93,067
39. John Meehan64*November 12, 1954Screenwriter 163 89,516
40. Rabbit Maranville62*January 5, 1954American baseball player 160 90,643
41. Henri Matisse84*November 3, 1954painting, printmaking, sculpture, drawing 159 92,622
42. Thea von Harbou65*July 1, 1954German actor 154 91,845
43. Harry Cording73*September 1, 1964British, Actor 152 92,238
44. Irving Pichel63*July 13, 1954Actor, film director 129 97,519
45. Jacques Fath42*November 14, 1954French, Fashion Designer 128 96,463
46. Johnny Ace25*December 25, 1954American singer 128 99,751
47. Gunther Quandt73*December 30, 1954German businessman 123 100,094
48. Alexis Thompson40*December 20, 1954American field hockey player 122 98,786
49. Simone Mareuil51*October 24, 1954Actress 111 103,630
50. Charles Edward, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha69*March 6, 1954 111 103,199
51. Murray Kinnell65*August 11, 1954English, Actor 97 106,798
52. Theodor Loos71*June 27, 1954 85 110,138
53. Heinz Guderian65*May 14, 1954German general 82 114,459
54. George Robey85*November 29, 1954English music hall singer, film & theatre actor 80 115,047
55. Paul Ludwig Ewald von Kleist73*November 13, 1954German general during World War II 69 120,619
56. Alexander Green51*July 8, 1932Magician 67 119,168
57. Enrico Fermi53*November 28, 1954Nobel Prize-winning physicist 66 119,679
58. Wilhelm Furtwängler68*November 30, 1954German composer, conductor 63 121,717
59. Kalki Krishnamurthy55*December 5, 1954 62 122,186
60. Paul Scardon79*January 17, 1954Australian actor 57 131,544
61. Clark L. Hull67*May 10, 1952American psychologist 53 125,639
62. James Hilton54*December 20, 1954 52 128,346
63. Dale Wimbrow1181954American poet 52 153,093
64. Felix Rigau Carrera1191954United States Marine Corps officer 49 127,818
65. Grantland Rice73*July 13, 1954American sportswriter 49 128,069
66. Rose Thompson Hovick1954 48 134,882
67. Chief Bender70*May 22, 1954American baseball player and coach 48 131,400
68. Maximilian von Weichs72*September 27, 1954German Field marshal 48 130,178
69. Alcide De Gasperi73*August 19, 1954Italian politician 48 129,026
70. Prince Nikola of Yugoslavia (1928–1954)25*April 12, 1954 45 139,050
71. Roderick McMahon72*November 21, 1954Professional wrestling and boxing promoter 44 139,135
72. William Heffelfinger86*April 2, 1954American football player and coach 44 133,651
73. Maurice Tillet50*September 4, 1954professional wrestler 43 140,609
74. Eugen Coca60*January 9, 1954Moldovan singer 42 137,670
75. Hugh Duffy87*October 19, 1954Major League Baseball player and manager 42 145,919
76. Francis Cecil Sumner58*January 12, 1954AMerican psychologist 42 136,097
77. Agus Salim70*November 4, 1954Indonesian politician 41 137,591
78. Burnet R. Maybank55*September 1, 1954American politician 41 137,629
79. Acharya Vijay Vallabh suri83*September 22, 1954Indian Jain monk 38 143,554
80. Gideon Sundback74*June 21, 1954Swedish-American inventor 38 142,344
81. Gus Dorais62*January 3, 1954American football player and coach, basketball coach, baseball coach 38 145,546
82. Manabendra Nath Roy66*January 25, 1954Indian activist 38 142,332
83. A. O. Neville1954Australian public servant 37 143,983
84. B. C. Forbes73*May 6, 1954American journalist 37 144,490
85. Carroll Gibbons51*May 10, 1954American composer and musician 37 156,774
86. Miles Browning57*September 29, 1954American World War II admiral 35 149,219
87. Hoyt Vandenberg55*April 2, 1954United States general 34 149,750
88. Ion Pelivan77*January 25, 1954Moldovan, Activist 34 159,928
89. Dmitry Nikolaevich Medvedev56*December 14, 1954 34 149,227
90. Santos Franco Sánchez11*February 2, 1954 33 159,865
91. Agnes Macphail63*February 13, 1954Schoolteacher 33 158,242
92. Joe May73*April 29, 1954Austrian film director 33 152,516
93. Oscar Charleston57*October 6, 1954American baseball player and coach 33 153,662
94. Franz Josef Popp68*July 29, 1954Austrian, Business 32 153,553
95. James Waddell (French Foreign Legion)1954Commandeur of the Legion d'honneur 31 157,509
96. Frederick Lonsdale73*April 4, 1954Jersey musician 31 159,130
97. Ahmed Nihad70*June 4, 1954 30 157,922
98. Chief Wilson70*February 22, 1954American baseball player 30 160,831
99. Tony Madigan86*December 4, 1954American baseball player 30 163,596
100. Shinpan Gusukuma1954 29 160,236
* deceased (age at death)

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