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.

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 Jayalalitha Jayaram

Jayalalitha Jayaram
26
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Indian Politician
Birthdate: February 24, 1948
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Melukote, India
Died: 2016
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 2 Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Anti-Apartheid Activist, President of ANC and Former President of South Africa
Birthdate: July 18, 1918
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Mvezo
Died: 2013

 3 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
26
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: January 27, 1756
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Salzburg, Austria
Died: 1791

 4 August Ames

August Ames
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 23, 1994
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Nova Scotia, Canada
Died: 2017
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 5 Princess Alice of Battenberg

Princess Alice of Battenberg
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess of Battenberg
Birthdate: February 5, 1885
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Windsor Castle, Windsor, England
Died: 1969

 6 Alexandre Dumas

Alexandre Dumas
2
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: July 24, 1802
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Villers-Cotterêts, France
Died: 1870

 7 Francis II of France

Francis II of France
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Famous As: King of France (1559-1560)
Birthdate: January 19, 1544
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Fontainebleau, France
Died: 1560
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 8 Claude Monet

Claude Monet
2
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: November 14, 1840
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Rue Laffitte, Paris, France
Died: 1926

 9 Richard Speck

Richard Speck
5
Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Murderer
Birthdate: December 6, 1941
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kirkwood, Illinois, United States
Died: 1991

 10 Shoeless Joe Jackson

Shoeless Joe Jackson
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball Player
Birthdate: July 16, 1887
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Pickens County, South Carolina
Died: 1951

 11 Sri Aurobindo

Sri Aurobindo
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Famous As: Philosopher, Spiritual Leader
Birthdate: August 15, 1872
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Died: 1950

 12 Michael of Romania

Michael of Romania
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: October 25, 1921
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Peleș Castle, Sinaia, Romania
Died: 2017
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 13 Pedro II of Brazil

Pedro II of Brazil
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Famous As: Former Emperor of Brazil
Birthdate: December 2, 1825
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paço de São Cristóvão
Died: 1891

 14 Dynamite Kid

Dynamite Kid
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Professional wrestler
Birthdate: December 5, 1958
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Wigan, England
Died: 2018
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 15 Phillis Wheatley

Phillis Wheatley
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: May 8, 1753
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: West Africa
Died: 1784

 16 Jim Rohn

Jim Rohn
0
Listed In:
Famous As: Motivational speaker, Entrepreneur, Writer
Birthdate: September 17, 1930
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Yakima
Died: 2009

 17 Beverly Garland

Beverly Garland
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 17, 1926
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Santa Cruz, California, USA
Died: 2008

 18 Johnny Hallyday

Johnny Hallyday
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: June 15, 1943
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 2017
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 19 Jochen Rindt

Jochen Rindt
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 18, 1942
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Mainz, Germany
Died: 1970

 20 Nina Foch

Nina Foch
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 20, 1924
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Leiden, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
Died: 2008
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 21 Don Meredith

Don Meredith
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: April 10, 1938
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Mount Vernon, Texas, USA
Died: 2010
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 22 Karlheinz Stockhausen

Karlheinz Stockhausen
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: August 22, 1928
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Mödrath, Kerpen, Germany
Died: 2007

 23 Kato Svanidze

Kato Svanidze
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Joseph Stalin's Wife
Birthdate: April 2, 1885
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgia
Died: 1907

 24 Amrita Shergil

Amrita Shergil
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Famous As: Greatest avant-garde women artists of the early 20th century
Birthdate: January 30, 1913
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary
Died: 1941

 25 Edward L. Masry

Edward L. Masry
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Former lawyer with the help of his legal assistant Erin Brockovich, Masry built a case against the Pacific Gas & Electric Company (PG&E) of California in 1993
Birthdate: July 29, 1932
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paterson, New Jersey, United States
Died: 2005

 26 Jorge Negrete

Jorge Negrete
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Actor, Singer, Film actor
Birthdate: November 30, 1911
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Guanajuato
Died: 1953

 27 Huseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy

Huseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Prime Minister of Pakistan
Birthdate: September 8, 1892
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Midnapore, Bengal, British India
Died: 1963

 28 Serge Monast

Serge Monast
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: 1945 AD
Birthplace: Montreal, Canada
Died: 1996

 29 Oscar Niemeyer

Oscar Niemeyer
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Listed In: Architects
Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: December 15, 1907
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Died: 2012

 30 Aleksandr Vasilevsky

Aleksandr Vasilevsky
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Officer
Birthdate: September 18, 1895
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Russia
Died: 1977

 31 Robert Aldrich

Robert Aldrich
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Famous As: Director
Birthdate: August 9, 1918
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Cranston, Rhode Island, USA
Died: 1983

 32 Ne Win

Ne Win
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Burmese Politician
Birthdate: May 14, 1911
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Paungdale
Died: 2002

 33 Rashaan Salaam

Rashaan Salaam
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: October 8, 1974
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: San Diego, California
Died: 2016
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 34 Kalki Krishnamurthy

Kalki Krishnamurthy
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Screenwriter, Journalist, Writer
Birthdate: September 9, 1899
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Thanjavur district
Died: 1954

 35 Elisabeth Murdoch (Philanthropist)

Elisabeth Murdoch (Philanthropist)
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 8, 1909
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Melbourne
Died: 2012

 36 Tibor Rubin

Tibor Rubin
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military personnel
Birthdate: June 18, 1929
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Pásztó
Died: 2015

 37 Cheung Tze-keung

Cheung Tze-keung
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Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: April 7, 1955
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Yunan County, Yunfu, China
Died: 1998

 38 Colin Wilson

Colin Wilson
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: June 26, 1931
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Leicester, Leicestershire, England
Died: 2013

 39 Günter Meisner

Günter Meisner
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 18, 1926
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bremen, Germany
Died: 1994

 40 Sonia Delaunay

Sonia Delaunay
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: November 13, 1885
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Hradyz'k, Ukraine
Died: 1979

 41 Gall

Gall
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Leader
Birthdate: 1840 AD
Birthplace: South Dakota, United States
Died: 1894

 42 Princess Augusta of Cambridge

Princess Augusta of Cambridge
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: July 19, 1822
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Palace of Montbrillant, Hanover
Died: 1916

 43 Queen Fabiola of Belgium

Queen Fabiola of Belgium
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: June 11, 1928
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Zurbano Palace, Madrid, Spain
Died: 2014

 44 Kenny Dorham

Kenny Dorham
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: August 30, 1924
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Fairfield, Texas, United States
Died: 1972

 45 Cosmo Gordon Lang

Cosmo Gordon Lang
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Archbishop
Birthdate: October 31, 1864
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
Died: 1945

 46 Robert Watson-Watt

Robert Watson-Watt
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Developer
Birthdate: April 13, 1892
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Brechin, Scotland
Died: 1973

 47 Narayan Gopal

Narayan Gopal
1
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: October 4, 1939
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kathmandu, Nepal
Died: 1990

 48 Ron Meyer

Ron Meyer
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football Head coach
Birthdate: February 17, 1941
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Columbus, Ohio, United States
Died: 2017

 49 Nikolai Yudenich

Nikolai Yudenich
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military commander
Birthdate: July 30, 1862
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: 1933

 50 Roone Arledge

Roone Arledge
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Famous As: Television producer
Birthdate: July 8, 1931
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Queens, New York, United States
Died: 2002