Died On December 2nd

Discover the most famous people who died on December 2. The list includes people like Pablo Escobar, Hernán Cortés, Yip Man, Desi Arnaz, Philip Larkin. Famous personalities featured on this list, include poets, playwrights, actors and novelists and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, France, Germany & United Kingdom and many more countries.

Pablo EscobarPablo Escobar
(Colombian Drug Lord)

01 December 1949

Colombian

Desi ArnazDesi Arnaz

02 March 1917

Cuban,American

Roxie RokerRoxie Roker
(Actress)

28 August 1929

American

Hernán CortésHernán Cortés
(Spanish conquistador)

1485 AD

Spanish

Marquis de SadeMarquis de Sade
(Erotic Novelist)

02 June 1740

French

Aaron CoplandAaron Copland
(Composer, teacher, writer)

14 November 1900

American

Philip LarkinPhilip Larkin
(Poet)

09 August 1922

British

Jay GouldJay Gould
(Businessman)

27 May 1836

American

Romain GaryRomain Gary
(Diplomat)

21 May 1914

French

Gerardus Mercator Gerardus Mercator
(Cartographer)

05 March 1512

Belgian

Yip ManYip Man
(Martial Artist)

01 October 1893

Chinese

Robertson DaviesRobertson Davies
(Author and Journalist)

28 August 1913

Canadian

Continue Reading Below

John BrownJohn Brown
(Abolitionist)

09 May 1800

American

Luis Federico LeloirLuis Federico Leloir
(Biochemist, Physician)

06 September 1906

Argentinian

Israel KeyesIsrael Keyes
(American serial killer)

07 January 1978

American

Marty FeldmanMarty Feldman
(Actor, Comedian, Screenwriter, Poet)

08 July 1934

American

Leonid TelyatnikovLeonid Telyatnikov
(Firefighter)

25 January 1951

Kazakh

Philippe II, Duke of OrléansPhilippe II, Duke of Orléans
(Regent)

02 August 1674

French

Continue Reading Below

Aniello DellacroceAniello Dellacroce

15 March 1914

American

Henry Clay FrickHenry Clay Frick
(Entrepreneur, Patron of the arts)

19 December 1849

American

Adelaide of Saxe-MeiningenAdelaide of Saxe-Meiningen

13 August 1792

German

Kliment VoroshilovKliment Voroshilov
(Military officer)

04 February 1881

Russian

OdettaOdetta
(Singer)

31 December 1930

American

Michael HedgesMichael Hedges
(Guitarist, Musician)

31 December 1953

American

Continue Reading Below

Mariska VeresMariska Veres
(Singer)

01 October 1947

Ivan IllichIvan Illich
(Writer, Historian, Educationist, Philosopher, Literary critic, Anthropologist)

04 September 1926

Austrian

Filippo Tommaso MarinettiFilippo Tommaso Marinetti
(Poet, Writer, Playwright, Composer, Science fiction writer)

22 December 1876

Italian

Jean BéliveauJean Béliveau
(Ice hockey player)

31 August 1931

Canadian

Edmond RostandEdmond Rostand
(Playwright, Writer, Poet, Essayist, Screenwriter)

01 April 1868

French

Donn F. EiseleDonn F. Eisele
(Officer, Test pilot, Astronaut, Aviator)

23 June 1930

American

Continue Reading Below

John RinglingJohn Ringling
(Business Leader)

31 May 1866

American

Gabriele FerzettiGabriele Ferzetti
(Stage actor, Film actor)

17 March 1925

Italian

Sergio CorbucciSergio Corbucci
(film director, screenwriter, film producer)

06 December 1926

Italian

Edward JamesEdward James
(Horticulturist, Architect, Writer)

16 August 1907

Bai ChongxiBai Chongxi
(Soldier)

18 March 1893

Taiwanese

Franz Xaver SchwarzFranz Xaver Schwarz
(Politician)

27 November 1875

German

Continue Reading Below

Gonzalo Fernández de CórdobaGonzalo Fernández de Córdoba
(officer, military personnel)

01 September 1453

Spanish

Pope SilveriusPope Silverius
(pope)

0536 AD

Italian

Myrta SilvaMyrta Silva
(singer, composer, songwriter)

11 September 1927

Puerto Rican

Philipp Otto RungePhilipp Otto Runge
(Painter)

23 July 1777

German

Pauline CushmanPauline Cushman
(actor)

10 June 1833

American

Alicia MarkovaAlicia Markova
(Ballet dancer, Choreographer)

01 December 1910

British

Continue Reading Below

Maura ClarkeMaura Clarke

13 January 1931

Salvadoran,American

Luitzen Egbertus Jan BrouwerLuitzen Egbertus Jan Brouwer
(Mathematician)

27 February 1881

Dutch

Edward Rydz-ŚmigłyEdward Rydz-Śmigły
(Polish Politician)

11 March 1886

Polish,Ukrainian