Died On December 24th

Discover the most famous people who died on December 24. The list includes people like Vasco da Gama, John Muir, M. G. Ramachandran, Harold Pinter, Samuel P. Huntington. Famous personalities featured on this list, include actors, composers, novelists and political leaders and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & France and many more countries.

Vasco da GamaVasco da Gama
1469 AD, Portuguese
Explorer
Karl DönitzKarl Dönitz
16 September 1891, German
Naval Officer

M G RamachandranM. G. Ramachandran
17 January 1917, Indian
Actor, Politician

Jack KlugmanJack Klugman
27 April 1922, American
Actor

John MuirJohn Muir
21 April 1838, American, Scottish
Naturalist

Peter LawfordPeter Lawford
07 September 1923, British, American
Actor
Bill BowermanBill Bowerman
19 February 1911, American
Co-founder of Nike, Inc.

Harold PinterHarold Pinter
10 October 1930, British
Nobel Prize Winner in Literature

Robert Todd Lincoln BeckwithRobert Todd Lincoln Beckwith
19 July 1904, American
Last Descendant of Abraham Lincoln

William Makepeace ThackerayWilliam Makepeace Thackeray
18 July 1811, Indian, British
Author & Novelist
William M. BranhamWilliam M. Branham
06 April 1909, American
American Christian minister

Samuel P. HuntingtonSamuel P. Huntington
18 April 1927, American
 
Johns HopkinsJohns Hopkins
19 May 1795, American
Entrepreneur & Philanthropist

Nick MassiNick Massi
19 September 1927, American
Guitarist

Alban BergAlban Berg
09 February 1885, Austrian
Composer
Charles DurningCharles Durning
28 February 1923, American
Actor

Rick ParfittRick Parfitt
12 October 1948, British
Guitarist, Singer, Songwriter, Musician
Toshiro MifuneToshiro Mifune
01 April 1920, Chinese, Japanese
Actor, Film producer, Film actor

Bernard HerrmannBernard Herrmann
29 June 1911, American
Composer, Conductor, Film score composer

Rossano BrazziRossano Brazzi
18 September 1916, Italian
Actor, Film director, Singer
John OsborneJohn Osborne
12 December 1929, British
Actor, Playwright, Screenwriter, Writer

François DarlanFrançois Darlan
07 August 1881, French
Politician, Military personnel
Empress Go-SakuramachiEmpress Go-Sakuramachi
23 September 1740, Japanese
Monarch

Richard AdamsRichard Adams
09 May 1920, British
Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter, Author, Science

PeyoPeyo
25 June 1928, Belgian
Comics artist, Screenwriter, Cartoonist

Ai IijimaAi Iijima
31 October 1972, Japanese
Adult Film Star, AV idol, Seiyū, Tarento, Glamor
Rafael CalderaRafael Caldera
24 January 1916, Venezuelan
President
Rudi DutschkeRudi Dutschke
07 March 1940, German
Sociologist, Politician

Gardner FoxGardner Fox
20 May 1911, American
Comics artist, Writer, Novelist, Science fiction

Samael Aun WeorSamael Aun Weor
03 March 1917, Colombian
writer

Laci PetersonLaci Peterson
04 May 1975, American
 
Louis AragonLouis Aragon
03 October 1897, French
Writer, Journalist, Politician, Poet, Novelist,

Juan Velasco AlvaradoJuan Velasco Alvarado
16 June 1910, Peruvian
Politician, Officer

Leo V the ArmenianLeo V the Armenian
0775 AD, Turkish
Emperor

Jake ThackrayJake Thackray
27 February 1938, British
Singer-songwriter, Poet

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João FigueiredoJoão Figueiredo
15 January 1918, Brazilian
Politician, Officer
Ferdinand I of LeónFerdinand I of León
1015 AD, Spanish
King

Duarte Nuno, Duke of BraganzaDuarte Nuno, Duke of Braganza
23 September 1907, Austrian
 
Bruno TautBruno Taut
04 May 1880, German
Architect, Urban planner

William John Macquorn RankineWilliam John Macquorn Rankine
05 July 1820, British, Scottish
Engineer, Physicist, Civil engineer, University

Johannes HeestersJohannes Heesters
05 December 1903, German, Dutch
Singer, Television actor, Film actor, Actor
Richard Rodney BennettRichard Rodney Bennett
29 March 1936, British
Composer, Music educator, Jazz musician, Pianist,

John DunstapleJohn Dunstaple
1390 AD, British
composer
Pope Gregory VIIIPope Gregory VIII
1100 AD, Italian
philosopher, Catholic priest

Edward GreenspanEdward Greenspan
28 February 1944, Canadian
Lawyer

Frederic BastiatFrederic Bastiat
30 June 1801, French
 

Robert LeckieRobert Leckie
18 December 1920, American
journalist, historian, writer

Albert BarnesAlbert Barnes
01 December 1798, American
Theologian
João Baptista de Oliveira FigueiredoJoão Baptista de Oliveira Figueiredo
15 January 1918, Brazilian
Former President of Brazil

Dr. Norman Vincent PealeDr. Norman Vincent Peale
31 May 1898, American