Died On December 8th

Discover the most famous people who died on December 8. The list includes people like George Boole, John Lennon, Golda Meir, Herbert Spencer, Thomas De Quincey. Famous personalities featured on this list, include non-fiction writers, philosophers, composers and mathematicians and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Australia & Germany and many more countries.

John LennonJohn Lennon
British
Co-founder of 'The Beatles'
John GlennJohn Glenn
American
Tthe First American to Orbit the Earth

Paul VolckerPaul Volcker
American
Former Chair of the Federal Reserve

Marty RobbinsMarty Robbins
American
Country Singer

Golda MeirGolda Meir
Israeli, Ukrainian
Former Prime Minister of Israel

Slim PickensSlim Pickens
American
Actor & Rodeo Performer
Herbert SpencerHerbert Spencer
British
Philosopher

George BooleGeorge Boole
British
Mathematician, Philosopher and Logician

Juice WRLDJuice WRLD
American
Rapper
Gladys George Gladys George
American
Actress

Thomas De QuinceyThomas De Quincey
British
Essayist
Martin RittMartin Ritt
American
Film Director

John CornforthJohn Cornforth
Australian, British
Nobel Prize Winner Chemist

Thomas BrasseyThomas Brassey
British
Civil Engineer
Hermann Klaus Hugo WeylHermann Klaus Hugo Weyl
German
Mathematician and Theoretical Physicist

Caroll SpinneyCaroll Spinney
American
Puppeteer
Dimebag DarrellDimebag Darrell
American
Guitarist, Composer, Musician

Howard RollinsHoward Rollins
American
Actor

Robert ProskyRobert Prosky
American
Actor
Madame du BarryMadame du Barry
French
chief mistress

Antônio Carlos JobimAntônio Carlos Jobim
Brazilian
Composer, Singer, Pianist, Guitarist, Jazz
William Henry VanderbiltWilliam Henry Vanderbilt
American
Businessman

Maximilian von SpeeMaximilian von Spee
German
Navy officer

Duns ScotusDuns Scotus
British, Scottish
philosopher, theologian, writer, cleric,

Douglas TompkinsDouglas Tompkins
American
entrepreneur, environmentalist
John PymJohn Pym
British
Member of Parliament
Tris SpeakerTris Speaker
American
Baseball Player

James HobanJames Hoban
Irish
Architect

Claude CahunClaude Cahun
French
Artist, Photographer, Writer

Gertrude JekyllGertrude Jekyll
British
Horticulturist, Painter, Gardener, Non-fiction
Henry LaurensHenry Laurens
American
Politician

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Richard BaxterRichard Baxter
British
Poet

William ShawnWilliam Shawn
American
Journalist

Keith HolyoakeKeith Holyoake
New Zealander
Former Prime Minister

Betty HolbertonBetty Holberton
American
Computer scientist, Programmer
Stella YoungStella Young
Australian
journalist

Sarit ThanaratSarit Thanarat
Thai
Politician
Gerard ter BorchGerard ter Borch
Dutch
painter

Elmārs ZemgalisElmārs Zemgalis
Latvian
Chess player, Non-fiction writer

John Davies (poet)John Davies (poet)
British
Poet
Rubén GonzálezRubén González
Cuban
Pianist

Sydney HarrisSydney Harris
British, American
 
Albert Kahn (Architect)Albert Kahn (Architect)
American
 

Shehu Musa Yar'AduaShehu Musa Yar'Adua
Nigerian
Army Major General