Died On December 15th

Discover the most famous people who died on December 15. The list includes people like Walt Disney, Christopher Hitchens, Wolfgang Pauli, Sitting Bull, Johannes Vermeer. Famous personalities featured on this list, include actors, political leaders, journalists and military leaders and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, India and many more countries.

Walt DisneyWalt Disney

05 December 1901

American

Christopher HitchensChristopher Hitchens
(Author)

13 April 1949

British,American

Joan FontaineJoan Fontaine
(Actress)

22 October 1917

American

Sitting BullSitting Bull
(Warrior)

1831 AD

American

Vasily ZaytsevVasily Zaytsev
(Sniper)

23 March 1915

Russian

Johannes VermeerJohannes Vermeer
(Painter)

31 October 1632

Dutch

Charles LaughtonCharles Laughton
(Actor)

01 July 1899

British,American

Fats WallerFats Waller
(Jazz Pianist)

21 May 1904

American

Darlanne FluegelDarlanne Fluegel
(Actress)

25 November 1953

American

Lennard PearceLennard Pearce
(Actor)

09 February 1915

British

Wolfgang PauliWolfgang Pauli
(Nobel Laureate in Physics)

25 April 1900

Austrian

Anthony WayneAnthony Wayne

01 January 1745

American

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Sardar Vallabhbhai PatelSardar Vallabhbhai Patel
(Iron Man of India)

31 October 1875

Indian

Anatole LitvakAnatole Litvak
(Director, Screenwriter, Producer)

21 May 1902

French,Ukrainian,American,Russian

Diptendu PramanickDiptendu Pramanick
(Bengali film personality)

18 July 1910

Indian

Vallabhbhai PatelVallabhbhai Patel
(Politician, Lawyer, Economist)

31 October 1875

Indian

Glenn MillerGlenn Miller
(Jazz musician, Bandleader, Composer, Music arranger, Conductor, Musician)

01 March 1904

American

Blake EdwardsBlake Edwards
(American filmmaker)

26 July 1922

American

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Oral RobertsOral Roberts

24 January 1918

American

Basil IIBasil II
(Emperor)

0958 AD

Turkish

Bob FellerBob Feller
(Baseball Player)

03 November 1918

American

Clay RegazzoniClay Regazzoni
(Swiss racing driver)

05 September 1939

Swiss,Italian

Francisco TárregaFrancisco Tárrega
(Guitarist, Composer, Classical guitarist, Pianist)

21 November 1852

Spanish

George CayleyGeorge Cayley
(Aeronautical engineer, Engineer, Politician)

27 December 1773

British

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Harold CampingHarold Camping
(Radio personality, Civil engineer)

19 July 1921

American

Sandeep AcharyaSandeep Acharya
(Singer)

04 February 1984

Indian

Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle-upon-TyneMargaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle-upon-Tyne
(philosopher, scientist, poet, science fiction writer)

1623 AD

British

Elsa von Freytag-LoringhovenElsa von Freytag-Loringhoven
(Sculptor, Writer, Painter, Model, Poet, Artist)

12 July 1874

German

Claud CockburnClaud Cockburn
(Journalist)

12 April 1904

British

Alfonso BedoyaAlfonso Bedoya
(Actor, Film actor)

16 April 1904

Mexican

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Licio GelliLicio Gelli
(Journalist, Banker, Politician)

21 April 1919

Italian

Jean RollinJean Rollin
(Film director, Screenwriter, Writer)

03 November 1938

French

Whitelaw ReidWhitelaw Reid
(Diplomat)

27 October 1837

American

Valery ChkalovValery Chkalov
(Pilot)

02 February 1904

Russian

Davy GrahamDavy Graham

26 November 1940

British

Walter HautWalter Haut
(Military Leader)

02 June 1922

American

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Tom ArdenTom Arden
(writer, non-fiction writer, university teacher, science fiction writer)

1961 AD

Australian

Vasily Grigoryevich ZaitsevVasily Grigoryevich Zaitsev
(Sniper)

23 March 1915

Russian