Died On December 25th

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Discover the most famous people who died on December 25. The list includes people like Charlie Chaplin, James Brown, Nicolae Ceau?escu, Anatoli Boukreev, Samuel de Champlain. Famous personalities featured on this list, include actors, composers, political leaders and explorers and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, France, India & United Kingdom and many more countries.
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 1 
Charlie Chaplin
(The Greatest Comic Artist Ever & One of the Most Important Figures in Motion-Picture History)
Charlie Chaplin
72
Birthdate: April 16, 1889
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Walworth, London, England
Died: 1977
 2 
George Michael
(English Singer Who is Considered One of the Most Significant Cultural Icons of the MTV Generation)
George Michael
62
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: June 25, 1963
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: East Finchley, London, England
Died: 2016
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 3 
Dean Martin
(One of the Most Popular and Enduring American Entertainers of the Mid-20th Century)
Dean Martin
42
Birthdate: June 7, 1917
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Steubenville, Ohio, United States
Died: 1995
 4 
James Brown
(Central Progenitor of Funk Music and Referred to as 'Godfather of Soul')
James Brown
33
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 3, 1933
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Barnwell, South Carolina, United States
Died: 2006
 5 
Eartha Kitt
(Singer with a Distinctive Voice Known for her Hits "Let's Do It", and "C'est si bon")
Eartha Kitt
34
Birthdate: January 17, 1927
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: North, South Carolina, United States
Died: 2008
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
 6 
Samuel de Champlain
15
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 13, 1574
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Hiers-Brouage, Marennes-Hiers-Brouage, France
Died: 1635
 7 
Joan Blondell
(American Actress Best Known for Her Film 'The Blue Veil')
Joan Blondell
4
Birthdate: August 30, 1906
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Died: 1979
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)
 8 
Joan Miró
(Spanish Painter, Sculptor and Ceramicist Known for His work in ‘Surrealism’, ‘Fauvism’ and ‘Expressionism’)
Joan Miró
11
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 20, 1893
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Barcelona, Spain
Died: 1983
 9 
JonBenet Ramsey
(Daughter of Patsy & John Ramsey)
JonBenet Ramsey
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 6, 1990
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia
Died: 1996
 10 
Denver Pyle
(Actor and Director Known for His TV Series ‘The Andy Griffith Show’ and ‘The Dukes of Hazzard’)
Denver Pyle
11
Birthdate: May 11, 1920
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bethune, Colorado, United States
Died: 1997
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 11 
W. C. Fields
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Birthdate: January 29, 1880
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Darby, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1946
 12 
Emperor Taishō
(Emperor of Japan from 1912 to 1926)
Emperor Taishō
5
Birthdate: August 31, 1879
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Tokyo, Japann
Died: 1926
 13 
Billy Martin
(Baseball player)
Billy Martin
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 16, 1928
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Berkeley, California, United States
Died: 1989
 14 
C. Rajagopalachari
(Indian Independence Activist and the Last Governor-General of India)
C. Rajagopalachari
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 9, 1878
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Thorapalli, Tamil Nadu, India
Died: 1972
 15 
Vera Rubin
(American Astronomer Known for Her Pioneering Work on Galaxy Rotation Rates)
Vera Rubin
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: July 23, 1928
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 2016
 16 
K. C. Jones
(Basketball player, Basketball coach)
K. C. Jones
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 25, 1932
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Taylor, Texas, United States
Died: 2020
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 17 
Ari Behn
(Author)
Ari Behn
5
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 30, 1972
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Aarhus, Denmark
Died: 2019
 18 
Willard Van Orman Quine
(Mathematician, Analytic philosopher, Philosopher of language, Epistemologist, Philosopher of science, University teacher, Professor, Philosopher)
Willard Van Orman Quine
3
Birthdate: June 25, 1908
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Akron
Died: 2000
 19 
Nicolae Ceaușescu
(Former President of Romania)
Nicolae Ceaușescu
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 26, 1918
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Scornicești
Died: 1989
 20 
Richard Marcinko
(Navy officer)
Richard Marcinko
3
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 21, 1940
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lansford, Pennsylvania, USA
Died: 2021
 21 
Tristan Tzara
(French Writer Known for Being One of the Founders and Central Figures of the Anti-Establishment 'Dada Movement')
Tristan Tzara
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: April 28, 1896
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Moinești, Romania
Died: 1963
 22 
Zail Singh
(President of India)
Zail Singh
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 5, 1916
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Faridkot, Punjab, India
Died: 1994
 23 
Birgit Nilsson
(Swedish Singer Best Known for Her Performances in the Operas of ‘Richard Wagner’ and ‘Richard Strauss’)
Birgit Nilsson
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 17, 1918
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Västra Karup, Sweden
Died: 2005
 24 
Anatoli Boukreev
(Mountaineer)
Anatoli Boukreev
10
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 16, 1958
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Korkino, Chelyabinsk Oblast
Died: 1997
 25 
Young Tom Morris
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 20, 1851
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: St. Andrews, Scotland
Died: 1875
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 26 
Eugen Goldstein
(Physicist)
Eugen Goldstein
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: September 5, 1850
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Gliwice, Poland
Died: 1930
 27 
Joe Gilliam
(American football player)
Joe Gilliam
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 29, 1950
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Charleston, West Virginia, United States
Died: 2000
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 28 
Henry III of Castile
1
Birthdate: October 4, 1379
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Burgos
Died: 1406
 29 
Emmanuel Levinas
(Philosopher most remembered for his work on subjects like Jewish philosophy and existentialism.)
Emmanuel Levinas
2
Birthdate: January 12, 1906
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kaunas, Lithuania
Died: 1995
 30 
Robert Walser
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: April 15, 1878
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Biel/Bienne, Switzerland
Died: 1956
 31 
Pedro de Valdivia
(Spanish Conquistador Who Became the 1st Royal Governor of Chile)
Pedro de Valdivia
0
Birthdate: April 17, 1497
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Castuera
Died: 1553
 32 
İsmet İnönü
(Turkey's 2nd President and 1st Prime Minister)
İsmet İnönü
3
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 24, 1884
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: İzmir
Died: 1973
 33 
Oliver P. Smith
(U.S. Marine Four Star General and Decorated Combat Veteran of World War II)
Oliver P. Smith
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 26, 1893
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Menard, Texas, United States
Died: 1977
 34 
Derek Bailey
(Musician)
Derek Bailey
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 29, 1930
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Sheffield, England
Died: 2005
 35 
Karel Čapek
(Czech Writer and Playwright Who is Best Known for His Science Fiction)
Karel Čapek
2
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 9, 1890
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Malé Svatoňovice, Czechia
Died: 1938
 36 
Otto Loewi
(Former pharmacologist and psychobiologist who discovered the role of acetylcholine as an endogenous neurotransmitter)
Otto Loewi
0
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: June 3, 1873
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Frankfurt, Germany
Died: 1961
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Sadhana Shivdasani
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Birthdate: September 2, 1941
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Karachi
Died: 2015
 38 
Pat Kirkwood
(Actress)
Pat Kirkwood
0
Birthdate: February 24, 1921
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Pendleton, Salford, Lancashire, England
Died: 2007
 39 
Carlos Andrés Pérez
(Former President of Venezuela (1989 - 1993))
Carlos Andrés Pérez
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 27, 1922
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Rubio, Venezuela
Died: 2010
 40 
Rui de Noronha
(Poet and Journalist)
Rui de Noronha
0
Birthdate: October 28, 1909
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Maputo, Mozambique
Died: 1943
 41 
Eadric Streona
(Noblemen)
Eadric Streona
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthplace: Unknown
Died: 1017
 42 
Anil Nedumangad
1
Birthdate: May 30, 1972
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Nedumangad, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
Died: 2020
William Cavendish, 1st Duke of Newcastle
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 16, 1593
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Handsworth, West Riding of Yorkshire, England
Died: 1676
 44 
Charles Pathé
(French Film Producer and Businessman Who Pioneered the Development of the Motion Picture)
Charles Pathé
0
Birthdate: December 26, 1863
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Chevry-Cossigny, France
Died: 1957
 45 
Gabriel Almond
(Political Scientist)
Gabriel Almond
0
Birthdate: January 12, 1911
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Rock Island, Illinois, United States
Died: 2002
 46 
Han Yu
(Historian)
Han Yu
0
Birthdate: 0768 AD
Birthplace: Nanyang, China
Died: 0824
 47 
Peter Schreier
(Tenor in opera)
Peter Schreier
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: July 29, 1935
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Meissen, Germany
Died: 2019
 48 
Leo V the Armenian
(Emperor of the Byzantine Empire from 813 to 820)
Leo V the Armenian
0
Birthdate: 0775 AD
Birthplace: Armenia
Died: 0820
 49 
Knut Magne Haugland
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 23, 1917
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Norway
Died: 2009
 50 
Victor Schoelcher
(Journalist)
Victor Schoelcher
0
Birthdate: July 22, 1804
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1893