Died On December 22nd

Discover the most famous people who died on December 22. The list includes people like Samuel Beckett, Joe Cocker, George Eliot, Beatrix Potter, Josef von Sternberg. Famous personalities featured on this list, include poets, actors, artists and playwrights and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & Austria and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Elena Mukhina

Elena Mukhina
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Gymnast
Birthdate: June 1, 1960
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: 2006
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)

 2 Joe Cocker

Joe Cocker
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer & Musician
Birthdate: May 20, 1944
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Sheffield, West Riding of Yorkshire, England, UK
Died: 2014

 3 Beatrix Potter

Beatrix Potter
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: July 28, 1866
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kensington
Died: 1943

 4 Michelle Thomas

Michelle Thomas
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 23, 1968
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts
Died: 1998
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)

 5 Joe Strummer

Joe Strummer
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer, Guitarist
Birthdate: August 21, 1952
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ankara, Turkey
Died: 2002

 6 Samuel Beckett

Samuel Beckett
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist, Playwright
Birthdate: April 13, 1906
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Foxrock, Ireland
Died: 1989

 7 Ram Dass

Ram Dass
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Spiritual Teacher
Birthdate: April 6, 1931
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts
Died: 2019
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 8 George Eliot

George Eliot
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet & Novelist
Birthdate: November 22, 1819
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Nuneaton, Warwickshire, England
Died: 1880

 9 Mehmed III

Mehmed III
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Sultan
Birthdate: May 26, 1566
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Manisa
Died: 1603

 10 Vitellius

Vitellius
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Famous As: Emperor
Birthdate: September 24, 0015
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: 0069

 11 Ma Rainey

Ma Rainey
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Street artist, Musician
Birthdate: April 26, 1886
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Alabama
Died: 1939

 12 Christine Cavanaugh

Christine Cavanaugh
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Famous As: Actor, Television actor
Birthdate: August 16, 1963
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Utah
Died: 2014

 13 Frances Xavier Cabrini

Frances Xavier Cabrini
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Nun
Birthdate: July 15, 1850
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Sant'Angelo Lodigiano, Italy
Died: 1917

 14 Butterfly McQueen

Butterfly McQueen
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: January 7, 1911
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tampa, Florida, United States
Died: 1995
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 15 Lansana Conté

Lansana Conté
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of Guinea
Birthdate: November 30, 1934
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Dubréka
Died: 2008

 16 Dwight L. Moody

Dwight L. Moody
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Editor, Philosopher, Writer, Evangelist, Hymnwriter
Birthdate: February 5, 1837
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Northfield
Died: 1899

 17 Paddy Ashdown

Paddy Ashdown
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Political Leader
Birthdate: February 27, 1941
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New Delhi, British India
Died: 2018
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 18 Rachel Jackson

Rachel Jackson
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Wife of Andrew Jackson
Birthdate: June 15, 1767
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Pittsylvania County, Virginia, United States
Died: 1828

 19 Karl Denke

Karl Denke
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Famous As: criminal, murderer, serial killer
Birthdate: August 12, 1860
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kingdom of Prussia
Died: 1924

 20 Antipope John XXIII

Antipope John XXIII
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Famous As: Antipope
Birthdate: 1370 AD
Birthplace: Naples, Italy
Died: 1419

 21 Franca Sozzani

Franca Sozzani
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Famous As: Magazine editor, Journalist
Birthdate: January 20, 1950
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Mantua, Italy
Died: 2016

 22 Josef von Sternberg

Josef von Sternberg
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Famous As: Film Director
Birthdate: May 29, 1894
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: 1969

 23 Yevgeny Dzhugashvili

Yevgeny Dzhugashvili
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: January 10, 1936
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Uryupinsk
Died: 2016

 24 Heungseon Daewongun

Heungseon Daewongun
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Famous As: Political Leader
Birthdate: December 21, 1820
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
Died: 1898

 25 Ryan Freel

Ryan Freel
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball Player
Birthdate: March 8, 1976
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Jacksonville, Florida, United States
Died: 2012

 26 Alanson Russell Loud

Alanson Russell Loud
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Listed In:
Birthdate: June 26, 1951
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: 2001

 27 Nathanael West

Nathanael West
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: October 17, 1903
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York City, New York
Died: 1940

 28 Georg Luger

Georg Luger
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Famous As: Inventor, Entrepreneur
Birthdate: March 6, 1849
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Steinach am Brenner
Died: 1923

 29 Chico Mendes

Chico Mendes
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Brazilian environmentalist
Birthdate: December 15, 1944
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Xapuri, Brazil
Died: 1988

 30 Vyloppilli Sreedhara Menon

Vyloppilli Sreedhara Menon
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, Writer
Birthdate: May 11, 1911
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kochi
Died: 1985

 31 Richard von Krafft-Ebing

Richard von Krafft-Ebing
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Psychiatrist
Birthdate: August 14, 1840
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Mannheim, Germany
Died: 1902

 32 Gustavo Adolfo Bécquer

Gustavo Adolfo Bécquer
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, Short story writer, Playwright, Writer
Birthdate: February 17, 1836
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Seville
Died: 1870

 33 Gustav Frohlich

Gustav Frohlich
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 21, 1902
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Hanover Hannover, Germany
Died: 1987

 34 Guercino

Guercino
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: February 8, 1591
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cento, Italy
Died: 1666

 35 Florynce Kennedy

Florynce Kennedy
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Autobiographer, Lawyer
Birthdate: February 11, 1916
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kansas City
Died: 2000

 36 Harry Langdon

Harry Langdon
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: June 15, 1884
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Council Bluffs, Iowa, United States
Died: 1944
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 37 Edward Law, 1st Earl of Ellenborough

Edward Law, 1st Earl of Ellenborough
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: September 8, 1790
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 1871

 38 Otto Neurath

Otto Neurath
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Famous As: Economist, Philosopher, Sociologist, Graphic designer, Statistical graphics
Birthdate: December 10, 1882
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Vienna
Died: 1945

 39 Karl Koller

Karl Koller
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: February 22, 1898
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Glonn, Germany
Died: 1951

 40 Claude Brasseur

Claude Brasseur
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 15, 1936
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Neuilly-sur-Seine, France
Died: 2020

 41 Karl Mack von Leiberich

Karl Mack von Leiberich
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Soldier
Birthdate: August 25, 1752
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Nenslingen, Germany
Died: 1828

 42 Emanuel Ungaro

Emanuel Ungaro
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Fashion Designer
Birthdate: February 13, 1933
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Aix-en-Provence, France
Died: 2019

 43 Dylan Sahara

Dylan Sahara
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Famous As: Actress, Presenter
Birthdate: December 23, 1992
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ponorogo, East Java, Indonesia
Died: 2018

 44 Hedvig Sophia of Sweden

Hedvig Sophia of Sweden
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: June 26, 1681
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Died: 1708

 45 Libertas Schulze-Boysen

Libertas Schulze-Boysen
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Revolutionary
Birthdate: November 20, 1913
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1942

 46 Lucy Burns

Lucy Burns
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Suffragist, women's rights activist
Birthdate: July 28, 1879
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States
Died: 1966

 47 William Hyde Wollaston

William Hyde Wollaston
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist, Physicist, Engineer, Metallurgist
Birthdate: August 6, 1766
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Norfolk
Died: 1828

 48 Ernst Krenek

Ernst Krenek
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: August 23, 1900
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: 1991

 49 Gilda Gray

Gilda Gray
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Famous As: Dancer, Actress
Birthdate: October 25, 1895
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Rydlewo, Poland
Died: 1959

 50 Alice Heine

Alice Heine
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: February 10, 1858
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Died: 1925