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.

Lavrentiy BeriaLavrentiy Beria
Georgian
Politician
Hideki TojoHideki Tojo
Japanese
27th Prime Minister of Japan

Edward Wood, 1st Earl of HalifaxEdward Wood, 1st Earl of Halifax
British
Former Viceroy of India

P. V. Narasimha RaoP. V. Narasimha Rao
Indian
Prime Minister of India

Thomas Robert MalthusThomas Robert Malthus
British
Political Economist

Mikhail KalashnikovMikhail Kalashnikov
Russian
Inventor of AK-47 Assault Rifle
Effie GrayEffie Gray
Scottish
Artist

Noor JehanNoor Jehan
Pakistani
Singer and Actress

Victor BorgeVictor Borge
Danish, American
American-Danish comedian
Oscar PetersonOscar Peterson
Canadian
Jazz Pianist

Peggy GuggenheimPeggy Guggenheim
American
Art Collector
Evelyn WardEvelyn Ward
American
Actress

Michael KiddMichael Kidd
American
Choreographer, Ballet Dancer

Anthony FokkerAnthony Fokker
Dutch
Dutch aviation pioneer and an aircraft

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

K. BalachanderK. Balachander
Indian
Film director, Actor, Screenwriter

Jack WebbJack Webb
American
Actor

Fred BallFred Ball
American
Actor
Billy BartyBilly Barty
American
Actor

Kurt MeyerKurt Meyer
German
Officer
Jeremy LloydJeremy Lloyd
British
Screenwriter, Actor

Wendell ScottWendell Scott
American
Racecar driver

Natalia SedovaNatalia Sedova
Politician
George CatlinGeorge Catlin
American
Painter

Jean HarrisJean Harris
American
Author
Iwane MatsuiIwane Matsui
Japanese
Soldier, Military personnel

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

Charles Dana GibsonCharles Dana Gibson
American
Illustrator
Ronnie ScottRonnie Scott
British
Jazz musician, Saxophonist

Continue Reading Below
Kōki HirotaKōki Hirota
Japanese
Politician, Diplomat
Andrei TupolevAndrei Tupolev
Russian
Designer

Kenji DoiharaKenji Doihara
Japanese
Military personnel

Walton WalkerWalton Walker
American
Army General

Henry W. GradyHenry W. Grady
American
Journalist
Wilson BentleyWilson Bentley
American
Farmer, Photographer, Meteorologist
Irna PhillipsIrna Phillips
American
Scriptwriter

Michael DraytonMichael Drayton
British
Poet, Writer

Reg AnsettReg Ansett
Australian
Businessman

Yao WenyuanYao Wenyuan
Chinese
Politician
Conrad I of GermanyConrad I of Germany
German
King

Dagobert IIDagobert II
French
King

Emilia PlaterEmilia Plater
Lithuanian
Noblewoman

Piers SellersPiers Sellers
British, American
Astronaut, Scientist, Meteorologist

Lord HalifaxLord Halifax
British
 
G. S. ShivarudrappaG. S. Shivarudrappa
Indian
 

Frederick TempleFrederick Temple
British
Archbishop
GungunhanaGungunhana
Mozambican, Portuguese
King

HunericHuneric
Tunisian
King

Pierre JanssenPierre Janssen
French
Astronomer
Ernest B. SchoedsackErnest B. Schoedsack
American
Cinematogropher

Pierre VallièresPierre Vallières
Canadian
Journalist
Heimito von DodererHeimito von Doderer
Austrian
Writer

Anatoly RybakovAnatoly Rybakov
Russian
Author

Édouard DetailleÉdouard Detaille
French
Painter

Nicholas UdallNicholas Udall
British
Writer

Jane Cunningham CrolyJane Cunningham Croly
American
Journalist
Khalil IbrahimKhalil Ibrahim
Sudanese
Politician

James Cowles PrichardJames Cowles Prichard
British
Physician

Ivo of ChartresIvo of Chartres
French
Saint

Marjorie HustedMarjorie Husted
American
Businesswoman
Georg Elias MüllerGeorg Elias Müller
German
Psychologist

Joseph Henry GilbertJoseph Henry Gilbert
British
Chemist
John Russell HindJohn Russell Hind
British
Astronomer

Benito LynchBenito Lynch
Argentinian
Novelist

Maria StellaMaria Stella
Italian
Memoirist
Robert ShieldsRobert Shields
British
British Army

Arnold Jacob WolfArnold Jacob Wolf
American
Rabbi
Ambrose ReevesAmbrose Reeves
British
Bishop

Henry ClintonHenry Clinton
British
Officer

John Paton Davies, Jr.John Paton Davies, Jr.
Chinese, American
Diplomat
Nils Collett VogtNils Collett Vogt
Norwegian
Author

Camillo FedericiCamillo Federici
Italian
Dramatist
Philip FrancisPhilip Francis
Irish, British
Politician

Eli Filip HeckscherEli Filip Heckscher
Swedish
Economist

Yusef Abdul LateefYusef Abdul Lateef
American
Musician

Andrey Nikolayevich TupolevAndrey Nikolayevich Tupolev
Russian
Aircraft designer
James Bronterre O'BrienJames Bronterre O'Brien
Irish
Journalist