Index: Died in 1961

Order Person Name Nationality Category Date of Birth Died on
1) Samar Ateia Egypt Actor 21 June 1929 17 April 1961
2) Zakaria Ahmed Egypt Music Composer 6 January 1896 14 February 1961
3) Atallah Mikhail Egypt Actor 28 January 1908 1 January 1961
4) Gary Cooper US Actor 7 May 1901 13 May 1961
5) James Thurber US Writer 6 December 1894 2 November 1961
6) Jeff Chandler US Actor 15 December 1918 17 June 1961
7) Paul Gangelin US Writer 7 November 1898 25 September 1961
8) Nita Naldi US Actor 13 November 1894 17 February 1961
9) Tiny Sandford US Actor 26 February 1894 29 October 1961
10) Edward F. Cline US Director 4 November 1891 22 May 1961
11) Ernest Hemingway US Writer 21 July 1899 2 July 1961
12) Peyami Safa Turkey Writer 2 April 1899 15 June 1961
13) Marion Davies US Actor 3 January 1897 22 September 1961
14) Joseph M. Schenck Russia Producer 25 December 1876 22 October 1961
15) Harry Gribbon US Actor 9 June 1885 28 July 1961
16) Chico Marx US Actor 22 March 1887 11 October 1961
17) Silvio Minciotti Italy Actor 31 August 1882 2 May 1961
18) Frantz Fanon France Writer 20 July 1925 6 December 1961
19) Douglas Walton Canada Actor 16 October 1910 15 November 1961
20) Gail Russell US Actor 21 September 1924 27 August 1961
21) Henry O'Neill US Actor 19 August 1891 18 May 1961
22) Roy Del Ruth US Director 18 October 1893 27 April 1961
23) Barry Fitzgerald Ireland Actor 10 March 1888 14 January 1961
24) Maya Deren US Writer 29 April 1917 13 October 1961
25) Viola Roache UK Actor 3 October 1885 17 May 1961