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.

Princess Alice of BattenbergPrincess Alice of Battenberg
British
Princess Andrew of Greece and Denmark
Nelson MandelaNelson Mandela
South African
Anti-Apartheid Activist, President of ANC and

Wolfgang Amadeus MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Austrian
Composer

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

Phillis Wheatley Phillis Wheatley
American
Poet
Karlheinz StockhausenKarlheinz Stockhausen
German
Composer

Kato SvanidzeKato Svanidze
Russian
Joseph Stalin's Wife

Amrita ShergilAmrita Shergil
Indian
Indian painter

Oscar NiemeyerOscar Niemeyer
Brazilian
Architect

Rashaan SalaamRashaan Salaam
American
American Football Player
Huseyn Shaheed SuhrawardyHuseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy
Pakistani
Former Prime Minister of Pakistan

Ne WinNe Win
Burmese
Burmese Politician

Sonia DelaunaySonia Delaunay
French
Artist

Joseph ErlangerJoseph Erlanger
American
Physiologist

August AmesAugust Ames
Canadian
Actress
Alexander DumasAlexander Dumas
French
 

Michael of RomaniaMichael of Romania
Swiss
King

Jochen RindtJochen Rindt
Austrian
 
Serge MonastSerge Monast
Canadian
Journalist

Beverly GarlandBeverly Garland
American
Actress
Dynamite KidDynamite Kid
British
Professional wrestler

Jim RohnJim Rohn
American
Motivational speaker, Entrepreneur, Writer

Nina FochNina Foch
American
Actress
Don MeredithDon Meredith
American
American Football Player

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Edward L. MasryEdward L. Masry
American
Lawyer, Politician
Robert Watson-WattRobert Watson-Watt
British, Scottish
Developer

Jorge NegreteJorge Negrete
Mexican
Actor, Singer, Film actor

Robert AldrichRobert Aldrich
American
Director

Günter MeisnerGünter Meisner
German
Actor
Elisabeth Murdoch (Philanthropist)Elisabeth Murdoch (Philanthropist)
Australian
 
Tibor RubinTibor Rubin
American
Military personnel

Kalki KrishnamurthyKalki Krishnamurthy
Indian
Screenwriter, Journalist, Writer

Aleksandr VasilevskyAleksandr Vasilevsky
Russian
Officer

Colin WilsonColin Wilson
British
Writer
Cosmo Gordon LangCosmo Gordon Lang
Scottish
Archbishop

Władysław Stanisław ReymontWładysław Stanisław Reymont
Polish
 

Queen Fabiola of BelgiumQueen Fabiola of Belgium
Belgian, Spanish
Queen

GallGall
American
Leader

Kenny DorhamKenny Dorham
American
Musician
Jayalalitha JayaramJayalalitha Jayaram
Indian
Indian Politician

Roone ArledgeRoone Arledge
American
Television producer
Foekje DillemaFoekje Dillema
Dutch
athletics competitor

Bob RichardsonBob Richardson
American
Photographer

Vachel LindsayVachel Lindsay
American
Poet
Nikolai YudenichNikolai Yudenich
Russian
Military commander

David K. E. BruceDavid K. E. Bruce
American
Lawyer, Diplomat, Politician
Sabbas the SanctifiedSabbas the Sanctified
Syrian, Turkish
Saint

Anna KavanAnna Kavan
French, British
Novelist

Valentin SerovValentin Serov
Russian
Artist

Matsudaira KatamoriMatsudaira Katamori
Japanese
Poet

Frits PhilipsFrits Philips
Entrepreneur
Patriarch Alexy II of MoscowPatriarch Alexy II of Moscow
Estonian, Russian
Patriarch of Moscow and all Rus

Benjamin HoltBenjamin Holt
American
Inventor

Louis HennepinLouis Hennepin
Belgian, Spanish
Priest

Glenn L. MartinGlenn L. Martin
American
Aviator
W. I. ThomasW. I. Thomas
American
Sociologist, Writer

Hashim al-AtassiHashim al-Atassi
Syrian
Politician
Ramon Berenguer II, Count of BarcelonaRamon Berenguer II, Count of Barcelona
Spanish
King

Chuck WilliamsChuck Williams
American
American author

Roy WelenskyRoy Welensky
Zimbabwean
Politician
Wilf CarterWilf Carter
Canadian
Canadian singer

Violetta VillasVioletta Villas
Belgian, Polish
Singer
Eliza R. SnowEliza R. Snow
American
Poet

Seki TakakazuSeki Takakazu
Japanese
Mathematician

Claudius DornierClaudius Dornier
German
Designer
Walter Dorwin TeagueWalter Dorwin Teague
American
Industrial Designer

George BrechtGeorge Brecht
American
Artist
Gaspard BauhinGaspard Bauhin
Swiss
Botanist

Otto Graf LambsdorffOtto Graf Lambsdorff
German
Politician

Karl Amadeus HartmannKarl Amadeus Hartmann
German
Composer

Martin Coles HarmanMartin Coles Harman
British
Businessman
Thomas PringleThomas Pringle
Scottish
Writer
Hazel BishopHazel Bishop
American
Chemist and businesswoman

Edward MartynEdward Martyn
Irish
Playwright

August, Graf von PlatenAugust, Graf von Platen
German
Poet

Keith RuncornKeith Runcorn
British
Physicist
Marie Anne de La Trémoille, princesse des UrsinsMarie Anne de La Trémoille, princesse des Ursins
French
Courtier

John PritchardJohn Pritchard
British
Conductor

John E. MossJohn E. Moss
American
Politician

Hazel Hotchkiss WightmanHazel Hotchkiss Wightman
American
Tennis Player

James Stewart, Earl of ArranJames Stewart, Earl of Arran
Scottish
Political Leader
Alexandre TraunerAlexandre Trauner
French, Hungarian
Production designer

Li KeranLi Keran
Chinese
Painter
Friedrich Leopold zu Stolberg-StolbergFriedrich Leopold zu Stolberg-Stolberg
German
Poet

Horace ClevelandHorace Cleveland
American
Landscape architect
Johannes WislicenusJohannes Wislicenus
German
Chemist
Liu BinyanLiu Binyan
Chinese
Author