Died On December 29th

Discover the most famous people who died on December 29. The list includes people like Thomas Becket, Jacques-Louis David, Rainer Maria Rilke, William Osler, Don Marquis. Famous personalities featured on this list, include poets, artists, mathematicians and journalists and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United Kingdom, United States, Germany & Switzerland and many more countries.

Harold MacmillanHarold Macmillan
(Former British Prime Minister)

10 February 1894

British

Thomas BecketThomas Becket
(Saint)

21 December 1118

British

Jacques-Louis DavidJacques-Louis David
(Neoclassical Style Painter)

30 August 1748

French

Rainer Maria RilkeRainer Maria Rilke
(Poet & Novelist)

04 December 1875

Austrian

William OslerWilliam Osler
(Professor of Medicine, Historian, Pathologist, Educator, Author, Practical Joker)

12 July 1849

Canadian

Doris HumphreyDoris Humphrey
(Dancer and Choreographer)

17 October 1895

American

Julius AxelrodJulius Axelrod
(Biochemist)

30 May 1912

American

Don MarquisDon Marquis
(Humorist)

29 July 1878

American

William Rees-MoggWilliam Rees-Mogg
(Journalist, Writer, Economist)

14 July 1928

British

Andrei TarkovskyAndrei Tarkovsky
(Film director, Actor, Film editor, Screenwriter, Biographer, Film actor)

04 April 1932

Russian

Steven WilliamsSteven Williams
(Wrestler)

14 May 1960

American

Christina RossettiChristina Rossetti
(Poet, Writer, Hymnwriter)

05 December 1830

British

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Bob MonkhouseBob Monkhouse
(Actor, Comedian, Television presenter)

01 June 1928

British

Tim HardinTim Hardin
(Singer-songwriter, Singer, Composer)

23 December 1941

American

Euell GibbonsEuell Gibbons
(Outdoorsman)

08 September 1911

American

Joseph CornellJoseph Cornell
(Film director, Sculptor, Painter)

24 December 1903

American

Wilhelm MaybachWilhelm Maybach
(Engineer, Entrepreneur, Inventor)

09 February 1846

German

Fletcher HendersonFletcher Henderson
(American bandleader)

18 December 1897

American

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Mustafa IIMustafa II
(Sultan)

06 February 1664

Turkish,Kosovar

Frank ThringFrank Thring
(Stage actor, Film actor)

11 May 1926

Australian

Bob AstlesBob Astles
(engineer)

1924 AD

British

Brook TaylorBrook Taylor
(Mathematician)

18 August 1685

British

Shu UemuraShu Uemura
(Make-up artist, Entrepreneur, Businessperson)

19 June 1928

Japanese

Félix VallottonFélix Vallotton
(Painter, Artist, Sculptor, Engraver, Art critic)

28 December 1865

Swiss

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Hyacinthe RigaudHyacinthe Rigaud
(Portrait painter, Painter)

18 July 1659

French

John Marshall Harlan IIJohn Marshall Harlan II
(Judge, Lawyer)

20 May 1899

American

Leopold KroneckerLeopold Kronecker
(Mathematician, University teacher)

07 December 1823

German,Polish

Thomas SydenhamThomas Sydenham
(Physician)

10 September 1624

British

Tullio Levi-CivitaTullio Levi-Civita
(Mathematician)

29 March 1873

Carl SpittelerCarl Spitteler
(Poet, Writer)

24 April 1845

Swiss

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John DavisJohn Davis
(explorer)

30 September 1550

British

Kelly MillerKelly Miller
(American mathematician)

18 July 1863

American

Christina Georgina RossettiChristina Georgina Rossetti

05 December 1830

British