Died On December 3rd

Discover the most famous people who died on December 3. The list includes people like Robert Louis Stevenson, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Francis Xavier, Dhyan Chand, Mary Baker Eddy. Famous personalities featured on this list, include poets, artists, spiritual & religious leaders and novelists and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Russia & Spain and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 
Robert Louis Stevenson
(Author of Famous Novels: 'Treasure Island' and 'Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde')

Robert Louis Stevenson
8
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 13, 1850
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: 1894

 2 
Scott Weiland
(Lead Singer of The Band 'Stone Temple Pilots')

Scott Weiland
7
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 27, 1967
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: San Jose, California, United States
Died: 2015
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 3 
Oswald Mosley
(British Politician)

Oswald Mosley
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 16, 1896
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Mayfair, London
Died: 1980

 4 
Diocletian
(Roman Emperor)

Diocletian
2
Birthdate: December 22, 0244
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Salona (now Solin, Croatia)
Died: 0311

Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark
11
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 2, 1882
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Athens, Greece
Died: 1944

 6 
Francis Xavier
(Missionary)

Francis Xavier
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Birthdate: April 7, 1506
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Javier, Spain
Died: 1552

 7 
Dhyan Chand
(Field hockey player)

Dhyan Chand
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 29, 1905
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh, India
Died: 1979
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 8 

Pierre-Auguste Renoir
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Birthdate: February 25, 1841
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Limoges, France
Died: 1919

 9 
Scatman John
(Musician, Singer)

Scatman John
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: March 13, 1942
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Monte, California, United States
Died: 1999
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 10 

Glenn Quinn
2
Birthdate: May 28, 1970
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: 2002
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 11 

Richard Todd
3
Birthdate: June 11, 1919
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Died: 2009

 12 

David Hemmings
3
Birthdate: November 18, 1941
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Guildford, Surrey, England
Died: 2003
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 13 

Gwendolyn Brooks
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 7, 1917
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Topeka, Kansas
Died: 2000

Princess Victoria of the United Kingdom
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 6, 1868
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Marlborough House, London, England
Died: 1935

Frederick VI of Denmark
1
Birthdate: January 28, 1768
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: 1839

 16 
Mary Baker Eddy
(Religious Leader)

Mary Baker Eddy
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 16, 1821
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bow, New Hampshire, United States
Died: 1910

 17 
Arul Pragasam
(Former activist who had a part in forming the group Eelam Revolutionary Organisation of Students (EROS) in January 1975)

Arul Pragasam
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 13, 1948
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: affna, Sri Lanka
Died: 2019

 18 

John Archer
0
Birthdate: May 8, 1915
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Osceola, Nebraska, United States
Died: 1999
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 19 
Babrak Karmal
(Politician)

Babrak Karmal
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: January 6, 1929
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kabul , Afghanistan
Died: 1996

 20 
Carl Zeiss
(Scientific instrument maker)

Carl Zeiss
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: September 11, 1816
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Weimar
Died: 1888

 21 
Shiing-Shen Chern
(Mathematician, University teacher)

Shiing-Shen Chern
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: October 26, 1911
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Jiaxing
Died: 2004

 22 
Giovanni Battista Belzoni
(Explorer, Antiquarian, Egyptologist, Archaeologist, Novelist, Travel writer)

Giovanni Battista Belzoni
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Birthdate: November 5, 1778
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Padua
Died: 1823

 23 
Vasili III of Russia
(Grand prince)

Vasili III of Russia
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 25, 1479
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: 1533

 24 
Alexander Rodchenko
(Russian Artist and One of the Founders of 'Constructivism' and Russian Design)

Alexander Rodchenko
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 5, 1891
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: 1956

 25 
John Carroll
(Catholic priest)

John Carroll
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 8, 1735
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Upper Marlboro, Maryland, United States
Died: 1815

 26 
Dev Anand
(One of the Most Successful Actors in the Indian Film Industry With a Career Spanning Over Six Decades)

Dev Anand
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Birthdate: September 26, 1923
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Shakargarh, Punjab, India
Died: 2011
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 27 
Mary Gilmore
(Journalist, Poet, Writer)

Mary Gilmore
0
Birthdate: August 16, 1865
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Goulburn
Died: 1962

 28 

Alexander Farnese, Duke of Parma
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 27, 1545
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: 1592

 29 
Geoffrey Elton
(Writer, Historian of the modern age, Historian, University teacher, Lawyer)

Geoffrey Elton
0
Birthdate: August 17, 1921
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Tübingen
Died: 1994

 30 

Attila József
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: April 11, 1905
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: District IX., Budapest, Hungary
Died: 1937

 31 
Alexander Kaidanovsky
(Actor, Film director)

Alexander Kaidanovsky
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Birthdate: July 23, 1946
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Rostov-on-Don, Russia
Died: 1995
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 32 
Sergey Nechayev
(Revolutionary)

Sergey Nechayev
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 2, 1847
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ivanovo, Russia
Died: 1882

 33 

Susan Cummings
0
Birthdate: July 10, 1930
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bavaria, Germany
Died: 2016

 34 

Maria Ouspenskaya
1
Birthdate: July 29, 1876
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Tula, Russia
Died: 1949
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 35 

Arthur Bell Nicholls
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 6, 1819
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Killead, County Antrim, Ireland
Died: 1906

 36 
Robert Zajonc
(Psychologist, University teacher)

Robert Zajonc
0
Birthdate: November 23, 1923
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Łódź
Died: 2008

 37 
Lewis Thomas
(Physician, Writer, Naturalist, Poet)

Lewis Thomas
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Listed In:
Birthdate: November 25, 1913
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Flushing
Died: 1993

 38 

Pope Anastasius IV
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1073 AD
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: 1154

 39 
Georges Duby
(Historian)

Georges Duby
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Birthdate: October 7, 1919
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1996

 40 
Janet Smith
(Politician)

Janet Smith
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 1915 AD
Birthplace: Cape Town, Cape Province, South Africa
Died: 1994

 41 
Marv Marinovich
(American football player)

Marv Marinovich
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 6, 1939
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Watsonville, California, United States
Died: 2020
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 42 

Juan José Arreola
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 8, 1921
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Ciudad Guzmán, Mexico
Died: 2001

 43 
Ian McLagan
(Autobiographer, Composer, Musician, Keyboardist, Songwriter)

Ian McLagan
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: May 12, 1945
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hounslow
Died: 2014
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 44 

Afanasy Fet
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 5, 1820
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Mtsensk, Russia
Died: 1892

Levin August von Bennigsen
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 10, 1745
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Braunschweig, Germany
Died: 1826

 46 
William Grant Still
(Composer who became the first black man to conduct a major orchestra)

William Grant Still
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: May 11, 1895
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Woodville, Mississippi, United States
Died: 1978

 47 
Rudolf Slánský
(Czech Communist Politician and Party's General Secretary)

Rudolf Slánský
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 31, 1901
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Nezvěstice, Czechia
Died: 1952

 48 
Zhang Guotao
(Political Leader)

Zhang Guotao
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 26, 1897
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Pingxiang County, Xingtai, China
Died: 1979

 49 

Archibald Campbell Tait
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 21, 1811
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: 1882

 50 

Jan Hendrik Hofmeyr
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 20, 1894
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Cape Town, South Africa
Died: 1948