Index: Died in 1961

Order Person Name Nationality Category Date of Birth Died on
1) Fardos Mohamed Egypt Actor 5 May 1906 30 January 1961
2) Abdel Halim Elqala'awy Egypt Actor 27 July 1901 1 January 1961
3) Bayram El Tunsi Egypt Music Composer 23 March 1893 5 January 1961
4) Zakaria Ahmed Egypt Music Composer 6 January 1896 14 February 1961
5) Ismail El-Habrouk Egypt Music Composer 5 January 1925 16 March 1961
6) Atallah Mikhail Egypt Actor 28 January 1908 1 January 1961
7) Gary Cooper U.S. Actor 7 May 1901 13 May 1961
8) James Thurber U.S. Writer 6 December 1894 2 November 1961
9) Jeff Chandler U.S. Actor 15 December 1918 17 June 1961
10) Paul Gangelin U.S. Writer 7 November 1898 25 September 1961
11) Nita Naldi U.S. Actor 13 November 1894 17 February 1961
12) Tiny Sandford U.S. Actor 26 February 1894 29 October 1961
13) Edward F. Cline U.S. Director 4 November 1891 22 May 1961
14) Ernest Miller Hemingway U.S. Writer 21 July 1899 2 July 1961
15) Peyami Safa Turkey Writer 2 April 1899 15 June 1961
16) Marion Davies U.S. Actor 3 January 1897 22 September 1961
17) Joseph M. Schenck Russia Producer 25 December 1876 22 October 1961
18) Harry Gribbon Actor 9 June 1885 28 July 1961
19) Chico Marx U.S. Actor 22 March 1887 11 October 1961
20) Dashiell Hammett U.S. Producer 27 May 1894 10 January 1961
21) Silvio Minciotti Actor 31 August 1882 2 May 1961
22) Frantz Fanon Writer 20 July 1925 6 December 1961
23) Douglas Walton Canada Actor 16 October 1910 15 November 1961
24) Gail Russell U.S. Actor 21 September 1924 26 August 1961
25) Henry O'Neill U.S. Actor 19 August 1891 18 May 1961