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 26,527 6,342
2. Linda Lee Thomas70*May 20, 1954American socialite 20,564 7,592
3. Lionel Barrymore76*November 15, 1954Actor, director, screenwriter 6,518 17,061
4. Gladys George54*December 8, 1954Actor 3,598 24,827
5. Sydney Greenstreet74*January 18, 1954Actor 2,807 28,152
6. Kavimani Desigavinayagam Pillai78*September 26, 1954Indian, Poet 1,904 43,643
7. Robert Capa40*May 25, 1954Hungarian photographer 1,780 35,232
8. Kathleen Key52*December 22, 1955Actress 1,547 37,551
9. Eugene Pallette65*September 3, 1954Actor 1,498 38,770
10. Colette81*August 3, 1954French novelist 1,367 40,690
11. Joan Dowling26*March 31, 1954British actor 1,203 43,115
12. Alan Turing41*June 7, 1954Computer scientist, mathematician, and cryptographer 1,149 43,662
13. Machine Gun Kelly59*July 18, 1954American mobster 962 51,227
14. Phyllis Barry45*July 1, 1954Actor 951 46,866
15. Florence Bates65*January 31, 1954Actress 924 47,602
16. Lillian Rich54*January 5, 1954English Actor 900 47,469
17. Kitty McHugh51*September 3, 1954Actor 790 51,404
18. Frank Ryan65*January 5, 1954English cricketer 753 50,791
19. Moroni Olsen67*November 22, 1954Actor 505 62,428
20. Tom Tyler50*May 3, 1954Actor 504 61,353
21. Betty GraysonFebruary 20, 1954American actor 491 61,658
22. Jackie Saunders61*July 14, 1954American actor 406 65,530
23. Elisabeth De gramont79*December 6, 1954 379 67,245
24. Bob Burns65*February 2, 1956Comedian 370 69,069
25. Bert Lytell69*September 28, 1954Actor 335 70,075
26. Emily Fitzroy93*March 3, 1954British actor 308 72,687
27. Roy Rene62*November 22, 1954Australian actor 263 76,413
28. Clara Westhoff75*March 9, 1954German sculptor 263 75,964
29. Vera Sisson63*August 6, 1954Actress 262 79,418
30. Charles Ives79*May 19, 1954American modernist composer 245 81,136
31. Will H. Hays74*March 7, 1954American, Politician 228 79,812
32. Lee Morse57*December 16, 1954American singer 226 80,393
33. Nancy Burne41*March 25, 1954British, Actress 222 83,296
34. Dziga Vertov58*February 12, 1954Soviet documentary film maker 214 82,239
35. Mabel Paige73*February 9, 1954Actress 197 86,704
36. Hot Lips Page46*November 4, 1954American jazz musician 191 92,936
37. Getúlio Vargas72*August 24, 1954President of Brazil 182 87,808
38. Leona Roberts74*January 29, 1954 180 88,063
39. Henri Matisse84*November 3, 1954painting, printmaking, sculpture, drawing 176 92,494
40. John Meehan64*November 12, 1954Screenwriter 169 89,395
41. Harry Cording73*September 1, 1964British, Actor 162 92,112
42. Thea von Harbou65*July 1, 1954German actor 162 91,717
43. Rabbit Maranville62*January 5, 1954American baseball player 161 90,519
44. Johnny Ace25*December 25, 1954American singer 151 99,607
45. Jacques Fath42*November 14, 1954French, Fashion Designer 132 96,323
46. Irving Pichel63*July 13, 1954Actor, film director 130 97,377
47. Gunther Quandt73*December 30, 1954German businessman 125 99,951
48. Alexis Thompson40*December 20, 1954American field hockey player 124 98,642
49. Simone Mareuil51*October 24, 1954Actress 119 103,474
50. Charles Edward, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha69*March 6, 1954 111 103,046
51. Murray Kinnell65*August 11, 1954English, Actor 101 106,639
52. Heinz Guderian65*May 14, 1954German general 92 114,272
53. Theodor Loos71*June 27, 1954 87 109,976
54. George Robey85*November 29, 1954English music hall singer, film & theatre actor 82 114,860
55. Paul Ludwig Ewald von Kleist73*November 13, 1954German general during World War II 71 120,416
56. Alexander Green51*July 8, 1932Magician 69 118,975
57. Enrico Fermi53*November 28, 1954Nobel Prize-winning physicist 66 119,480
58. Kalki Krishnamurthy55*December 5, 1954 66 121,984
59. Wilhelm Furtwängler68*November 30, 1954German composer, conductor 63 121,515
60. Paul Scardon79*January 17, 1954Australian actor 59 131,316
61. Prince Nikola of Yugoslavia (1928–1954)25*April 12, 1954 59 138,798
62. James Hilton54*December 20, 1954 54 128,132
63. Clark L. Hull67*May 10, 1952American psychologist 54 125,431
64. Dale Wimbrow1191954American poet 52 152,792
65. Grantland Rice73*July 13, 1954American sportswriter 50 127,855
66. Chief Bender70*May 22, 1954American baseball player and coach 50 131,172
67. Felix Rigau Carrera1191954United States Marine Corps officer 49 127,606
68. Rose Thompson Hovick1954 49 134,649
69. Maximilian von Weichs72*September 27, 1954German Field marshal 49 129,955
70. Alcide De Gasperi73*August 19, 1954Italian politician 48 128,809
71. William Heffelfinger86*April 2, 1954American football player and coach 45 133,418
72. Roderick McMahon72*November 21, 1954Professional wrestling and boxing promoter 45 138,883
73. Hugh Duffy87*October 19, 1954Major League Baseball player and manager 45 145,642
74. Francis Cecil Sumner58*January 12, 1954AMerican psychologist 44 135,857
75. Carroll Gibbons51*May 10, 1954American composer and musician 44 156,464
76. Maurice Tillet50*September 4, 1954professional wrestler 43 140,355
77. Agus Salim70*November 4, 1954Indonesian politician 42 137,346
78. Eugen Coca60*January 9, 1954Moldovan singer 42 137,424
79. Burnet R. Maybank55*September 1, 1954American politician 41 137,383
80. Gus Dorais62*January 3, 1954American football player and coach, basketball coach, baseball coach 40 145,274
81. B. C. Forbes73*May 6, 1954American journalist 39 144,221
82. Manabendra Nath Roy66*January 25, 1954Indian activist 38 142,071
83. Gideon Sundback74*June 21, 1954Swedish-American inventor 38 142,083
84. Acharya Vijay Vallabh suri83*September 22, 1954Indian Jain monk 38 143,291
85. A. O. Neville1954Australian public servant 37 143,720
86. Santos Franco Sánchez11*February 2, 1954 36 159,546
87. Miles Browning57*September 29, 1954American World War II admiral 35 148,928
88. Dmitry Nikolaevich Medvedev56*December 14, 1954 35 148,936
89. Ion Pelivan77*January 25, 1954Moldovan, Activist 35 159,610
90. Franz Josef Popp68*July 29, 1954Austrian, Business 34 153,249
91. Hoyt Vandenberg55*April 2, 1954United States general 34 149,459
92. Agnes Macphail63*February 13, 1954Schoolteacher 33 157,926
93. Joe May73*April 29, 1954Austrian film director 33 152,218
94. Oscar Charleston57*October 6, 1954American baseball player and coach 33 153,358
95. James Waddell (French Foreign Legion)1954Commandeur of the Legion d'honneur 32 157,195
96. Frederick Lonsdale73*April 4, 1954Jersey musician 32 158,813
97. Princess Antonia of Luxembourg54*July 31, 1954Bavarian princess, concentration camp survivor 31 178,884
98. Sadriddin AyniJuly 15, 1954Tajik, Writer 31 175,327
99. Shinpan Gusukuma1954 31 159,918
100. Tony Madigan86*December 4, 1954American baseball player 31 163,273
* deceased (age at death)

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