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
South African
Anti-Apartheid Activist, President of ANC and
Wolfgang Amadeus MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Austrian
Composer

Princess Alice of BattenbergPrincess Alice of Battenberg
British
Princess Andrew of Greece and Denmark

Francis II of FranceFrancis II of France
French
King of France

Claude MonetClaude Monet
French
Painter
Richard SpeckRichard Speck
American
Murderer

Shoeless Joe JacksonShoeless Joe Jackson
American
Baseball Player

Sri AurobindoSri Aurobindo
Indian
Political and Spiritual Leader
Pedro II of BrazilPedro II of Brazil
Brazilian, French
Former Emperor of Brazil

Kato SvanidzeKato Svanidze
Russian
Joseph Stalin's Wife
Karlheinz StockhausenKarlheinz Stockhausen
German
Composer

Phillis Wheatley Phillis Wheatley
American
Poet

Oscar NiemeyerOscar Niemeyer
Brazilian
Architect

Huseyn Shaheed SuhrawardyHuseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy
Pakistani
Former Prime Minister of Pakistan

Ne WinNe Win
Burmese
Burmese Politician
Rashaan SalaamRashaan Salaam
American
American Football Player

Sonia DelaunaySonia Delaunay
French
Artist

Joseph ErlangerJoseph Erlanger
American
Physiologist
Amrita ShergilAmrita Shergil
Indian
Indian painter

August AmesAugust Ames
Canadian
Actress
Mark KellyMark Kelly
American
Writer

Beverly GarlandBeverly Garland
American
Actress

Jim RohnJim Rohn
American
Motivational speaker, Entrepreneur, Writer
Nina FochNina Foch
American
Actress

Kalki KrishnamurthyKalki Krishnamurthy
Indian
Screenwriter, Journalist, Writer
Jochen RindtJochen Rindt
Austrian
 

Don MeredithDon Meredith
American
American Football Player

Robert AldrichRobert Aldrich
American
Director
Edward L. MasryEdward L. Masry
American
Lawyer, Politician

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Jorge NegreteJorge Negrete
Mexican
Actor, Singer, Film actor
GallGall
American
Leader

Günter MeisnerGünter Meisner
German
Actor, Writer

Aleksandr VasilevskyAleksandr Vasilevsky
Russian
Officer

Colin WilsonColin Wilson
British
Writer
Tibor RubinTibor Rubin
American
Military personnel
Queen Fabiola of BelgiumQueen Fabiola of Belgium
Belgian, Spanish
Queen

Cosmo Gordon LangCosmo Gordon Lang
Scottish
Archbishop

Kenny DorhamKenny Dorham
American
Musician

Roone ArledgeRoone Arledge
American
Television producer
Tancred, Prince of GalileeTancred, Prince of Galilee
Israeli
Political leader

Vachel LindsayVachel Lindsay
American
Poet

David K. E. BruceDavid K. E. Bruce
American
Lawyer, Diplomat, Politician

Valentin SerovValentin Serov
Russian
Artist

Nikolai YudenichNikolai Yudenich
Russian
Military commander
Seki TakakazuSeki Takakazu
Japanese
Mathematician

Louis HennepinLouis Hennepin
Belgian, Spanish
Priest
Anna KavanAnna Kavan
French, British
Novelist

Foekje DillemaFoekje Dillema
Dutch
athletics competitor

Patriarch Alexy II of MoscowPatriarch Alexy II of Moscow
Estonian, Russian
Patriarch of Moscow and all Rus
Glenn L. MartinGlenn L. Martin
American
Aviator

Benjamin HoltBenjamin Holt
American
Inventor
Matsudaira KatamoriMatsudaira Katamori
Japanese
Poet

Eliza R. SnowEliza R. Snow
American
Poet

Hashim al-AtassiHashim al-Atassi
Syrian
Politician

Frits PhilipsFrits Philips
Entrepreneur

Michael of RomaniaMichael of Romania
Swiss
King
Violetta VillasVioletta Villas
Belgian, Polish
Singer

W. I. ThomasW. I. Thomas
American
Sociologist, Writer

Gaspard BauhinGaspard Bauhin
Swiss
Botanist

George BrechtGeorge Brecht
American
Artist
Sabbas the SanctifiedSabbas the Sanctified
Syrian, Turkish
Saint

Ramon Berenguer II, Count of BarcelonaRamon Berenguer II, Count of Barcelona
Spanish
King
Walter Dorwin TeagueWalter Dorwin Teague
American
Industrial Designer

Otto Graf LambsdorffOtto Graf Lambsdorff
German
Politician

Karl Amadeus HartmannKarl Amadeus Hartmann
German
Composer
Hazel Hotchkiss WightmanHazel Hotchkiss Wightman
American
Tennis Player

Edward MartynEdward Martyn
Irish
Playwright
Hazel BishopHazel Bishop
American
Chemist and businesswoman

Publius Cornelius Lentulus SuraPublius Cornelius Lentulus Sura
Ancient Roman
Political figure

Martin Coles HarmanMartin Coles Harman
British
Businessman
Thomas PringleThomas Pringle
Scottish
Writer

Alexander DumasAlexander Dumas
French
 
Marie Anne de La Trémoille, princesse des UrsinsMarie Anne de La Trémoille, princesse des Ursins
French
Courtier

Alexandre TraunerAlexandre Trauner
French, Hungarian
Production designer

John E. MossJohn E. Moss
American
Politician

Horace ClevelandHorace Cleveland
American
Landscape architect
Keith RuncornKeith Runcorn
British
Physicist
Paul M. DotyPaul M. Doty
American
Professor

Johannes WislicenusJohannes Wislicenus
German
Chemist

Liu BinyanLiu Binyan
Chinese
Author

Claudius DornierClaudius Dornier
German
Designer
James Stewart, Earl of ArranJames Stewart, Earl of Arran
Scottish
Political Leader

Li KeranLi Keran
Chinese
Painter

Teodor ParnickiTeodor Parnicki
German, Polish
Writer

Friedrich Christoph DahlmannFriedrich Christoph Dahlmann
German
Historian

Emil HauryEmil Haury
American
Archaeologist
Silvio ZavalaSilvio Zavala
Mexican
diplomat, historian

Bob RichardsonBob Richardson
American
Photographer
John PritchardJohn Pritchard
British
Conductor

Arthur LeipzigArthur Leipzig
American
Photographer
H. Wiley HitchcockH. Wiley Hitchcock
American
Musicologist
Hortense Sparks WardHortense Sparks Ward
American
Lawyer