Died in 1961

1
Carl Jung (1875-1961)
2
Ernest Hemingway (1899-1961)
3
Ty Cobb (1886-1961)
4
Gary Cooper (1901-1961)
5
Grandma Moses (1860-1961)
6
Cisco Houston (1918-1961)
7
Mary Chase Perry-Stratton (1867-1961)
8
George S. Kaufman (1889-1961)
9
Anna May Wong (1905-1961)
10
Sam Rayburn (1882-1961)
11
George Formby (1904-1961)
12
Rafael Trujillo (1891-1961)
13
Erwin Schrodinger (1887-1961)
14
Dashiell Hammett (1894-1961)
15
Dummy Hoy (1862-1961)
16
Winifred Lawson (1892-1961)
17
Frederick McKinley Jones (1893-1961)
18
Chico Marx (1887-1961)
19
Marion Davies (1897-1961)
20
Eily Malyon (1879-1961)
21
Edith Wilson (1872-1961)
22
Miriam A. Ferguson (1875-1961)
23
Patrice Lumumba (1925-1961)
24
William Alexander Morgan (1928-1961)
25
Violet Oakley (1874-1961)
26
Jeff Chandler (1918-1961)
27
Dazzy Vance (1891-1961)
28
Dag Hammarskjold (1905-1961)
29
Archer Macmackin (1888-1961)
30
Edwin Perkins (1889-1961)
31
James Thurber (1894-1961)
32
Harry O. Hoyt (1885-1961)
33
Gwen Lee (1904-1961)
34
York Bowen (1884-1961)
35
Gail Russell (1924-1961)
36
Charles Coburn (1877-1961)
37
Whittaker Chambers (1901-1961)
38
Vanessa Bell (1879-1961)
39
Barry Fitzgerald (1888-1961)
40
Jessie Redmon Fauset (1882-1961)
41
Romeo Neri (1903-1961)
42
Eero Saarinen (1910-1961)
43
Moss Hart (1904-1961)
44
Leo Carrillo (1881-1961)
45
Zakariyya Ahmad (1896-1961)
46
Belinda Lee (1935-1961)
47
Ed Oliver (1916-1961)
48
Joan Davis (1907-1961)