Died On December 23rd

Discover the most famous people who died on December 23. The list includes people like Thomas Robert Malthus, Noor Jehan, P. V. Narasimha Rao, Oscar Peterson, Victor Borge. Famous personalities featured on this list, include soldiers, political leaders, actors and military leaders and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Japan & India and many more countries.

P. V. Narasimha RaoP. V. Narasimha Rao
Indian
Prime Minister of India
Lavrentiy BeriaLavrentiy Beria
Georgian
Politician

Effie GrayEffie Gray
Scottish
Artist

Mikhail KalashnikovMikhail Kalashnikov
Russian
Inventor of AK-47 Assault Rifle

Noor JehanNoor Jehan
Pakistani
Singer and Actress

Thomas Robert MalthusThomas Robert Malthus
British
Political Economist
Edward Wood, 1st Earl of HalifaxEdward Wood, 1st Earl of Halifax
British
Former Viceroy of India

Oscar PetersonOscar Peterson
Canadian
Jazz Pianist

Victor BorgeVictor Borge
Danish, American
American-Danish comedian
Peggy GuggenheimPeggy Guggenheim
American
Art Collector

Evelyn WardEvelyn Ward
American
Actress
Anthony FokkerAnthony Fokker
Dutch
Dutch aviation pioneer and an aircraft

Michael KiddMichael Kidd
American
Choreographer, Ballet Dancer

Hideki TojoHideki Tojo
Japanese
27th Prime Minister of Japan

Alfred G. GilmanAlfred G. Gilman
American
Pharmacologist, Biochemist
John CottonJohn Cotton
British, American
Theologian & Preacher

Jack WebbJack Webb
American
Actor

Vito RizzutoVito Rizzuto
Canadian, Italian
Criminal

Ronnie ScottRonnie Scott
British
Jazz musician, Saxophonist
K. BalachanderK. Balachander
Indian
Film director, Actor, Screenwriter

Billy BartyBilly Barty
American
Actor
Jeremy LloydJeremy Lloyd
British
Writer

Kurt MeyerKurt Meyer
German
Officer

Yusef Abdul LateefYusef Abdul Lateef
American
Musician
George CatlinGeorge Catlin
American
Painter

Henry ClintonHenry Clinton
Canadian, British
Military officer
Iwane MatsuiIwane Matsui
Japanese
Soldier, Military personnel

Jean HarrisJean Harris
American
Author

Robert L. HowardRobert L. Howard
American
Armed force officer
Henry W. GradyHenry W. Grady
American
Journalist

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Wendell ScottWendell Scott
American
Racecar driver
Natalia SedovaNatalia Sedova
Politician

Henry I, Duke of GuiseHenry I, Duke of Guise
French
Noblemen

Wilson BentleyWilson Bentley
American
Farmer, Photographer, Meteorologist

Charles Dana GibsonCharles Dana Gibson
American
Illustrator
Walton WalkerWalton Walker
American
Army General
Kenji DoiharaKenji Doihara
Japanese
Military personnel

Andrei TupolevAndrei Tupolev
Russian
Designer

Andrey Nikolayevich TupolevAndrey Nikolayevich Tupolev
Russian
Aircraft designer

Kōki HirotaKōki Hirota
Japanese
Politician, Diplomat
G. S. ShivarudrappaG. S. Shivarudrappa
Indian
 

Pierre VallièresPierre Vallières
Canadian
Journalist

Michael DraytonMichael Drayton
British
Poet, Writer

John Sigismund, Elector of BrandenburgJohn Sigismund, Elector of Brandenburg
German
Prince-elector

Dagobert IIDagobert II
French
King
Emilia PlaterEmilia Plater
Lithuanian
Revolutionary

Piers SellersPiers Sellers
British, American
Astronaut, Scientist, Meteorologist
Yao WenyuanYao Wenyuan
Chinese
Politician

HunericHuneric
Tunisian
King

Frederick TempleFrederick Temple
British
Archbishop
GungunhanaGungunhana
Mozambican, Portuguese
King

Irna PhillipsIrna Phillips
American
Scriptwriter
Reg AnsettReg Ansett
Australian
Businessman

Pierre JanssenPierre Janssen
French
Astronomer

Ernest B. SchoedsackErnest B. Schoedsack
American
Cinematogropher

William Hay MacnaghtenWilliam Hay Macnaghten
Indian, British
Civil servant

Anatoly RybakovAnatoly Rybakov
Russian
Author
Édouard DetailleÉdouard Detaille
French
Painter

Nicholas UdallNicholas Udall
British
Writer

Eli Filip HeckscherEli Filip Heckscher
Swedish
Economist

Khalil IbrahimKhalil Ibrahim
Sudanese
Politician
Heimito von DodererHeimito von Doderer
Austrian
Writer

Marjorie HustedMarjorie Husted
American
Businesswoman
Laurence OliphantLaurence Oliphant
British
Writer

Dirk StikkerDirk Stikker
Dutch
Politician

Georg Elias MüllerGeorg Elias Müller
German
Psychologist
Ivo of ChartresIvo of Chartres
French
Saint

James Cowles PrichardJames Cowles Prichard
British
Physician
Philip FrancisPhilip Francis
Irish, British
Politician

John Paton Davies, Jr.John Paton Davies, Jr.
Chinese, American
Diplomat

Frances Wilson GraysonFrances Wilson Grayson
American
Pilot
John Russell HindJohn Russell Hind
British
Astronomer

James Bronterre O'BrienJames Bronterre O'Brien
Irish
Journalist
Maria StellaMaria Stella
Italian
Memoirist

Jane Cunningham CrolyJane Cunningham Croly
American
Journalist

Benito LynchBenito Lynch
Argentinian
Novelist

Arnold Jacob WolfArnold Jacob Wolf
American
Rabbi
Emmett LeithEmmett Leith
American
Professor
Joseph Henry GilbertJoseph Henry Gilbert
British
Chemist

Gerhard BienertGerhard Bienert
German
Film actor

Robert ShieldsRobert Shields
British
British Army

Ambrose ReevesAmbrose Reeves
British
Bishop
Nils Collett VogtNils Collett Vogt
Norwegian
Author

Fay SargentFay Sargent
Irish
Actress

Werner SpannagelWerner Spannagel
German
Boxer

Camillo FedericiCamillo Federici
Italian
Dramatist

Bruno WolkeBruno Wolke
German
Cyclist
Fred BallFred Ball
American
Actor

Hans von ReinhardHans von Reinhard
Swiss
Statesman