Died in 1959

1
Buddy Holly (1936-1959)
2
Ritchie Valens (1941-1959)
3
Billie Holiday (1915-1959)
4
Carl Switzer (1927-1959)
5
The Big Bopper (1930-1959)
6
George Reeves (1914-1959)
7
Frank Lloyd Wright (1867-1959)
8
Lou Costello (1906-1959)
9
Errol Flynn (1909-1959)
10
Taylor Holmes (1878-1959)
11
Ethel Barrymore (1879-1959)
12
Sidney Bechet (1897-1959)
13
Sam M. Lewis (1885-1959)
14
Max Baer (1909-1959)
15
Cecil B. DeMille (1881-1959)
16
Wayne Morris (1914-1959)
17
Raymond Chandler (1888-1959)
18
George Marshall (1880-1959)
19
Mario Lanza (1921-1959)
20
Victor McLaglen (1886-1959)
21
Nap Lajoie (1874-1959)
22
Edmund Gwenn (1877-1959)
23
Matt Baker (1921-1959)
24
Jacob Epstein (1880-1959)
25
Albert Namatjira (1902-1959)
26
Mack Gordon (1904-1959)
27
Sisavang Vong (1885-1959)
28
Alberto Guerrero (1886-1959)
29
Alexander Vesnin (1883-1959)
30
Jozsef Revai (1898-1959)
31
Preston Sturges (1898-1959)
32
Kay Kendall (1927-1959)
33
Paul Douglas (1907-1959)
34
Gilda Gray (1901-1959)
35
Maryla Jonas (1911-1959)
36
Baby Dodds (1898-1959)
37
Laxmi Prasad Devkota (1909-1959)
38
Lester Young (1909-1959)
39
Ed Walsh (1881-1959)
40
Bert Bell (1895-1959)
41
Lock Martin (1916-1959)
42
Helen Flanders Dunbar (1902-1959)
43
Jack Norworth (1879-1959)
44
Owen Willans Richardson (1879-1959)
45
Jack Davey (1907-1959)
46
Jur Hronec (1881-1959)
47
Leff Pouishnoff (1891-1959)
48
Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887-1959)