Died in 1956

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AA Milne (1882-1956)
2
Bela Lugosi (1882-1956)
3
Jackson Pollock (1912-1956)
4
John Henry Mears (1878-1956)
5
William Boeing (1881-1956)
6
Babe Didrikson Zaharias (1911-1956)
7
Elpidio Quirino (1890-1956)
8
Jack Lewis (1884-1956)
9
Tommy Dorsey (1905-1956)
10
Art Tatum (1909-1956)
11
BR Ambedkar (1891-1956)
12
Jesse H. Jones (1874-1956)
13
Thomas J. Watson (1874-1956)
14
Alben W. Barkley (1877-1956)
15
Michael Arlen (1895-1956)
16
Charley Grapewin (1869-1956)
17
HL Mencken (1880-1956)
18
Irène Joliot-Curie (1897-1956)
19
David Seymour (1911-1956)
20
Hiram Bingham (1875-1956)
21
Bertolt Brecht (1898-1956)
22
Robert Yerkes (1876-1956)
23
Fred Allen (1894-1956)
24
Owen Davis (1874-1956)
25
Frieda Von Richthofen (1879-1956)
26
Jim Elliot (1927-1956)
27
Nate Saint (1923-1956)
28
Clifford Brown (1930-1956)
29
Ella Young (1867-1956)
30
Preston Tucker (1903-1956)
31
Bob Burns (1890-1956)
32
Charles Strite (1878-1956)
33
Alfred Kinsey (1894-1956)
34
Al Simmons (1902-1956)
35
Walter De la Mare (1873-1956)
36
Jean Hersholt (1886-1956)
37
Connie Mack (1862-1956)
38
Louis Calhern (1895-1956)
39
Lyonel Feininger (1871-1956)
40
Marie Webster (1859-1956)
41
Elsie Janis (1889-1956)
42
Isham Jones (1894-1956)
43
Konstantin Pats (1874-1956)
44
Caesar Cardini (1896-1956)
45
Meghnad Saha (1893-1956)
46
Leonora Speyer (1872-1956)
47
Robert Walser (1878-1956)
48
Christian Rub (1886-1956)