Died On December 20th

Discover the most famous people who died on December 20. The list includes people like Debbie Reynolds, Carl Sagan, John Steinbeck, Léopold Sédar Senghor, Alan Lloyd Hodgkin. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, novelists, journalists and soldiers and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & Spain and many more countries.

Debbie ReynoldsDebbie Reynolds
American
Actress
Carl SaganCarl Sagan
American
Astronomer, Astrophysicist, Writer

John SteinbeckJohn Steinbeck
American
Author

Roy O. DisneyRoy O. Disney
American
Co-Founder of Walt Disney Company

Erich LudendorffErich Ludendorff
German
General of German Army

Madge SinclairMadge Sinclair
Jamaican, American
Actress
Kangxi EmperorKangxi Emperor
Chinese
Emperor

Elsa EinsteinElsa Einstein
German
Albert Einstein's Wife

Steve LandesbergSteve Landesberg
American
Actor
Léopold Sédar SenghorLéopold Sédar Senghor
Senegalese
Senegalese Politician

Adrian MitchellAdrian Mitchell
British
Poet
Alan Lloyd HodgkinAlan Lloyd Hodgkin
British
Biophysicist & Physiologist

Britanny MurphyBritanny Murphy
American
Actress

W. Edwards DemingWilliam Edwards Deming
American
Statistician, Electrical Engineer

Brittany MurphyBrittany Murphy
American
Film Actress

Bobby DarinBobby Darin
American
Singer, Actor, Jazz musician, Songwriter
W. Edwards DemingW. Edwards Deming
American
Engineer

Richard J. DaleyRichard J. Daley
American
Former Mayor of Chicago

Stanley MilgramStanley Milgram
American
Psychologist, University teacher, Sociologist

Foster BrooksFoster Brooks
American
Actor
Albert GöringAlbert Göring
Austrian, German
Mechanical engineer

Hank SnowHank Snow
Canadian, American
Musician
Henry TandeyHenry Tandey
British
Soldier

Dean RuskDean Rusk
American
Politician

Moss HartMoss Hart
American
Screenwriter, Playwright, Writer
Stefan DušanStefan Dušan
Serbian
King

Robert MulliganRobert Mulligan
American
Director
Ambroise ParéAmbroise Paré
French
Surgeon

Raoul BottRaoul Bott
Hungarian, American
Mathematician

Robert KnoxRobert Knox
British
Military physician
Juzo ItamiJuzo Itami
Japanese
Actor

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Fritz PfefferFritz Pfeffer
German
Physician
Max RobinsonMax Robinson
American
Broadcaster

Max BrodMax Brod
Czech, Israeli
Linguist, Composer, Pianist, Novelist, Translator,

Dawn SteelDawn Steel
American
Film producer

Pope ZephyrinusPope Zephyrinus
Ancient Roman
Bishop
Dmitry UstinovDmitry Ustinov
Russian
Politician
Dmitriy UstinovDmitriy Ustinov
Russian
 

Denise LevertovDenise Levertov
British, American
Poet

Hussein-Ali MontazeriHussein-Ali Montazeri
Iranian
Writer

Esther PetersonEsther Peterson
American
Women's advocate
Émile LoubetÉmile Loubet
French
Prime Minister, Politician

Emil ArtinEmil Artin
Austrian
Mathematician

Earle PageEarle Page
Australian
Prime minister of Australia

Bill BrandtBill Brandt
British
Photographer, war photographer, photojournalist,

Lydia MendozaLydia Mendoza
American
Guitarist
Per-Ingvar BrånemarkPer-Ingvar Brånemark
Swedish
Physician

Adrian HenriAdrian Henri
British
Poet
Antonio SolerAntonio Soler
Spanish
Composer, Organist, Musicologist, Music theorist,

John Maurice, Prince of Nassau-SiegenJohn Maurice, Prince of Nassau-Siegen
German
Count of Nassau-Siegen

MsiriMsiri
Congolese
Ruler
Manie MaritzManie Maritz
South African
Military Leader

Irving RapperIrving Rapper
British, American
Film Director
André JolivetAndré Jolivet
French
Composer

Benigno Aquino, Sr.Benigno Aquino, Sr.
Filipino
 

Walter PageWalter Page
American
Bassist

Grote ReberGrote Reber
American
Amateur Astronomer

Thomas LinacreThomas Linacre
British
Physician
Heinrich Daniel RuhmkorffHeinrich Daniel Ruhmkorff
German
Inventor

Roland MatthesRoland Matthes
German
Swimmer

Larry L. KingLarry L. King
American
Playwright

Amata KabuaAmata Kabua
Marshallese
President
Mignon McLaughlinMignon McLaughlin
American
Journalist

J. C. SquireJ. C. Squire
British
Writer
Nicholas MarrNicholas Marr
Russian
Historian

William MillerWilliam Miller
American
theologian

Yoshimitsu MoritaYoshimitsu Morita
Japanese
Film Director
Alfonso III of LeónAlfonso III of León
Spanish
King

William W. HowellsWilliam W. Howells
American
Professor
Jane ManderJane Mander
New Zealander
Novelist

Feodor GladkovFeodor Gladkov
Russian
Writer

Bangalore Venkata RamanBangalore Venkata Raman
Indian
Astrologer
Edvard BrandesEdvard Brandes
Danish
Politician

Imre BródyImre Bródy
Hungarian
Scientist
Henry Horatio DixonHenry Horatio Dixon
Irish
Professor

Samuel HopkinsSamuel Hopkins
American
Theologian

James HiltonJames Hilton
British
Writer, Screenwriter, Novelist, Science fiction

Maurycy MochnackiMaurycy Mochnacki
Polish
Author
Mary Cutler FairchildMary Cutler Fairchild
American
Librarian
Luis Carrero-Blanco, 1st Duke of Carrero-BlancoLuis Carrero-Blanco, 1st Duke of Carrero-Blanco
Spanish
 

Olga LepeshinskayaOlga Lepeshinskaya
Russian
Ballerina

E.W. EtchellsE.W. Etchells
American
American boat builder

Félix-Jules MélineFélix-Jules Méline
French
prime minister of france
Flavien RanaivoFlavien Ranaivo
Malagasy
Poet

Margaret Of ProvenceMargaret Of Provence
French
Queen

Samuel CottonSamuel Cotton
American
Antislavery activist