Died On December 31st

Discover the most famous people who died on December 31. The list includes people like Commodus, Ricky Nelson, Wayne Rogers, Roberto Clemente, Miguel de Unamuno. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, actors, artists and lawyers and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Italy & France and many more countries.

CommodusCommodus
Ancient Roman
Roman Emperor
Ricky NelsonRicky Nelson
American
Musician

Edward HerrmannEdward Herrmann
American
Actor

Natalie ColeNatalie Cole
American
Singer

Brandon TeenaBrandon Teena
American
Young American Trans Man

Wayne RogersWayne Rogers
American
Actor
Roberto ClementeRoberto Clemente
Puerto Rican
 

Marshall McLuhanMarshall McLuhan
Canadian
Philosopher

John WycliffeJohn Wycliffe
British
Philosopher, Theologian
Beth HowlandBeth Howland
American
Actress

Gustave CourbetGustave Courbet
French
Painter
Alan CranstonAlan Cranston
American
Former United States Senator

Eileen HeckartEileen Heckart
American
Actress

Miguel de UnamunoMiguel de Unamuno
Spanish
Writer

George M. DallasGeorge M. Dallas
American
11th Vice President of the U.S.A

Francis LewisFrancis Lewis
American
Member of the United States House of
Alexandre Auguste Ledru-RollinAlexandre Auguste Ledru-Rollin
French
French Politician

Jafar JabbarlyJafar Jabbarly
Azerbaijani
Playwright

Gerard DebreuGerard Debreu
French, American
Economist

Harshad MehtaHarshad Mehta
Indian
stockbroker
James AveryJames Avery
American
Film actor

Michael LeMoyne KennedyMichael LeMoyne Kennedy
American
Lawyer
Woody StrodeWoody Strode
American
American athlete

Pete DuelPete Duel
American
Actor

Gerhard Fritz Kurt SchröderGerhard Schröder
German
Politician
Catherine of BraganzaCatherine of Braganza
Portuguese
Queen

Ray SawyerRay Sawyer
American
Singer
Richard MontgomeryRichard Montgomery
Northern Irish
Soldier

Leigh BoweryLeigh Bowery
Australian
Dancer, Entrepreneur, Actor, Model

Samuel Ajayi CrowtherSamuel Ajayi Crowther
Nigerian
Linguist
Sam SpiegelSam Spiegel
Austrian, Polish, American
Film producer

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Ettore SottsassEttore Sottsass
Austrian, Italian
Architect, Designer, Painter
Karl RennerKarl Renner
Austrian, Czech
Politician, Librarian, Diplomat, Lawyer

Malcolm CampbellMalcolm Campbell
British
Journalist, Racecar driver

Zviad GamsakhurdiaZviad Gamsakhurdia
Georgian
President

Seymour Martin LipsetSeymour Martin Lipset
American
Sociologist, Political scientist, University
Léon GambettaLéon Gambetta
French
Politician, Lawyer
Pope Sylvester IPope Sylvester I
Italian
Pope

Alfonso BialettiAlfonso Bialetti
Italian
inventor, entrepreneur, engineer

Otto HofmannOtto Hofmann
German
Military personnel

Thomas Watson Jr.Thomas Watson Jr.
American
Businessman
Samson Raphael HirschSamson Raphael Hirsch
German
Rabbi, Translator

John FlamsteedJohn Flamsteed
British
Astronomer

Henry Maitland WilsonHenry Maitland Wilson
British
Field marshal

Charles Galton DarwinCharles Galton Darwin
British
Physicist, University teacher

Richard SapperRichard Sapper
German
Designer
Charles KoechlinCharles Koechlin
French
Composer

Aleksis KiviAleksis Kivi
Finnish
Finnish author
Tanaquil Le ClercqTanaquil Le Clercq
French
Ballet dancer

José GrecoJosé Greco
Italian, American
Dancer

Tomioka TessaiTomioka Tessai
Japanese
Painter
Ruth Hanna McCormickRuth Hanna McCormick
American
Politician

Thomas ErastusThomas Erastus
Swiss
Physician
James David ForbesJames David Forbes
Scottish
Physicist

Giovanni Alfonso BorelliGiovanni Alfonso Borelli
Italian
Physicist, Mathematician, Astronomer, Historian of

Fredrika BremerFredrika Bremer
Finnish, Swedish
Writer

Boies PenroseBoies Penrose
American
Politician

Lilly DachéLilly Daché
French, American
Milliner
Armand Louis de GontautArmand Louis de Gontaut
French
Soldier

Kenneth Lee PikeKenneth Lee Pike
American
Linguist

Jean-François MarmontelJean-François Marmontel
French
Historian

Cahal DalyCahal Daly
Irish
Philosopher
Susan Fenimore CooperSusan Fenimore Cooper
American
Writer

Cyril GarbettCyril Garbett
British
Author
Pieter GeylPieter Geyl
Dutch
Historian

Ólafur ThorsÓlafur Thors
Icelander
Politician

Georges PouletGeorges Poulet
Belgian
Literary Critic
Hōjō TokiyoriHōjō Tokiyori
Japanese
samurai

Enrico Di GiuseppeEnrico Di Giuseppe
American
Operatic tenor
Hamilton Wright MabieHamilton Wright Mabie
American
Essayist

William GiffordWilliam Gifford
British
Critic

Hector LefuelHector Lefuel
French
Architect
George AllenGeorge Allen
American
Football Coach

Philipp ClüverPhilipp Clüver
German, Polish
Geographer
Sverre PetterssenSverre Petterssen
Norwegian, American
Meteorologist

F. S. MalanF. S. Malan
South African
Politician

Francisco José TenreiroFrancisco José Tenreiro
Sao Tomean
Geographer

Seth Carlo ChandlerSeth Carlo Chandler
American
Astronomer
Fannie Hardy EckstormFannie Hardy Eckstorm
American
Writer
Cornelia ClappCornelia Clapp
American
Zoologist

Mărgărita Miller-VerghyMărgărita Miller-Verghy
Romanian
Nurse, Linguist, Writer, Literary historian,

Pope Silvester IPope Silvester I
Italian
Pope

Pierino BelliPierino Belli
Italian
Soldier
Dudley NorthDudley North
British
Economist

Edwin NortonEdwin Norton
American
Inventor

D.J. EnrightD.J. Enright
British
Poet

Thomas Jan StieltjesThomas Jan Stieltjes
French, Dutch
Mathematician

Gottfried HermannGottfried Hermann
German
Scholar
Frank BensonFrank Benson
British
Actor

Richard GenserowskiRichard Genserowski
German
Gymnast
Harold Edward HoltHarold Edward Holt
Australian
Politician

George Allen, Sr.George Allen, Sr.
American
 
Elliot Lee RichardsonElliot Lee Richardson
American
 
Maksim LitvinovMaksim Litvinov
Polish, Russian
Revolutionary