Died On December 5th

Discover the most famous people who died on December 5. The list includes people like Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Nelson Mandela, Claude Monet, Alexandre Dumas, Karlheinz Stockhausen. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, novelists, composers and poets and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, France, India & Germany and many more countries.

Nelson MandelaNelson Mandela
(Anti-Apartheid Activist, President of ANC and Former President of South Africa)

18 July 1918

Mvezo

South African

Cancer

Wolfgang Amadeus MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
(Composer)

27 January 1756

Salzburg

Austrian

Aquarius

Claude MonetClaude Monet
(Painter)

14 November 1840

Paris

French

Scorpio

Princess Alice of BattenbergPrincess Alice of Battenberg
(Princess Andrew of Greece and Denmark)

25 February 1885

Windsor Castle, Windsor, United Kingdom

British

Pisces

Richard SpeckRichard Speck
(Murderer)

06 December 1941

Kirkwood, Illinois, United States

American

Sagittarius

Alexandre DumasAlexandre Dumas

24 July 1802

French

Leo

Shoeless Joe JacksonShoeless Joe Jackson
(Baseball Player)

16 July 1887

Pickens County, South Carolina

American

Cancer

Sri AurobindoSri Aurobindo
(Political and Spiritual Leader)

15 August 1872

Kolkata

Indian

Leo

Phillis Wheatley Phillis Wheatley
(Poet)

08 May 1753

West Africa

American

Taurus

Karlheinz StockhausenKarlheinz Stockhausen
(Composer)

22 August 1928

Mödrath

German

Leo

Sonia DelaunaySonia Delaunay
(Artist)

14 November 1885

Ukraine

French

Scorpio

Ne WinNe Win
(Burmese Politician)

14 May 1911

Paungdale

Burmese

Taurus

Rashaan SalaamRashaan Salaam
(American Football Player)

08 October 1974

San Diego, California

American

Libra

Pierre Gaultier de Varennes, sieur de La VérendryePierre Gaultier de Varennes, sieur de La Vérendrye
(An explorer)

17 November 1685

Trois-Rivières

Canadian,French

Scorpio

Amrita ShergilAmrita Shergil
(Indian painter)

30 January 1913

Budapest, Hungary

Indian

Aquarius

Joseph ErlangerJoseph Erlanger
(Physiologist)

05 January 1874

San Francisco

American

Capricorn

Francis II of FranceFrancis II of France
(King of France)

19 January 1544

Paris

French

Capricorn

Jim RohnJim Rohn
(Motivational speaker, Entrepreneur, Writer)

17 September 1930

Yakima

American

Virgo

Jorge NegreteJorge Negrete
(Actor, Singer, Film actor)

30 November 1911

Guanajuato

Mexican

Sagittarius

Oscar NiemeyerOscar Niemeyer
(Architect)

15 December 1907

Rio de Janeiro

Brazilian

Sagittarius

Amrita Sher-GilAmrita Sher-Gil
(Painter)

30 January 1913

Budapest

Indian

Aquarius

Foekje DillemaFoekje Dillema
(athletics competitor)

18 September 1926

Burum, Friesland

Dutch

Virgo

Edward L. MasryEdward L. Masry
(Lawyer, Politician)

29 July 1932

Paterson, New Jersey

American

Leo

Jochen RindtJochen Rindt

18 April 1942

Mainz

Austrian

Aries

Huseyn Shaheed SuhrawardyHuseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy
(Politician)

08 September 1892

Midnapore

Pakistani

Virgo

Aleksandr VasilevskyAleksandr Vasilevsky
(Officer)

18 September 1895

Russia

Russian

Virgo

Günter MeisnerGünter Meisner
(Actor, Writer)

18 April 1926

Bremen

German

Aries

Kalki KrishnamurthyKalki Krishnamurthy
(Screenwriter, Journalist, Writer)

09 September 1899

Thanjavur district

Indian

Virgo

Queen Fabiola of BelgiumQueen Fabiola of Belgium
(Nurse, Children's writer)

11 June 1928

Madrid

Spanish

Gemini

Nicolas StenoNicolas Steno
(anatomist, paleontologist, priest, cleric, physician)

11 January 1638

Copenhagen

Danish

Capricorn

Benjamin HoltBenjamin Holt
(Inventor)

01 January 1849

Concord

American

Capricorn

Matsudaira KatamoriMatsudaira Katamori
(Poet)

15 February 1836

Edo

Japanese

Aquarius

Michael of RomaniaMichael of Romania
(King)

25 October 1921

Peleș Castle, Sinaia

Swiss

Scorpio

David K. E. BruceDavid K. E. Bruce
(Lawyer, Diplomat, Politician)

12 February 1898

Baltimore

American

Aquarius

Tibor RubinTibor Rubin
(Military personnel)

18 June 1929

Pásztó

American

Gemini

Frits PhilipsFrits Philips
(Entrepreneur)

16 April 1905

Eindhoven

Aries

W. I. ThomasW. I. Thomas
(Sociologist, Writer)

13 August 1863

Russell County

American

Leo

Karl Amadeus HartmannKarl Amadeus Hartmann
(Composer)

02 August 1905

Munich

German

Leo

Alexander DumasAlexander Dumas

24 July 1802

Villers-Cotterêts, Aisne, France

French

Leo

Nikolai Nikolaevich YudenichNikolai Nikolaevich Yudenich
(Military commander)

30 July 1862

Moscow

Soviet Russian,Russian

Leo

Bob RichardsonBob Richardson
(Photographer)

03 January 1928

New York City

American

Capricorn

Silvio ZavalaSilvio Zavala
(diplomat, historian)

07 February 1909

Mérida

Mexican

Aquarius

Chuck WilliamsChuck Williams
(American author)

02 October 1915

Jacksonville, Florida, United States

American

Libra

Elisabeth Murdoch (Philanthropist)Elisabeth Murdoch (Philanthropist)

08 February 1909

Melbourne

Australian

Aquarius

Władysław Stanisław ReymontWładysław Stanisław Reymont

07 May 1867

Kobiele Wielkie

Polish

Taurus