Died On January 12th

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Discover the most famous people who died on January 12. The list includes people like Agatha Christie, Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor, Pierre de Fermat, Hermann Minkowski, ?udovít Štúr. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, mathematicians, emperors & kings and philosophers and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & India and many more countries.
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 1 
Agatha Christie
23
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 15, 1890
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Torquay, Devon, England
Died: 1976
 2 
Maurice Gibb
(Member of Disco Group the "Bee Gees", One of the Most Successful Pop-Rock Groups of All Time.)
Maurice Gibb
10
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: December 22, 1949
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Douglas, Isle of Man
Died: 2003
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 3 
Amrish Puri
7
Birthdate: June 22, 1932
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Nawanshahr, Jullundur, Punjab, British India
Died: 2005
 4 
Fredo Santana
12
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 1990
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: ChiChicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 2018
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 5 
Lorraine Hansberry
(Writer, Theatre director, Screenwriter, Playwright, Human rights activist)
Lorraine Hansberry
3
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: May 19, 1930
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 1965
 6 
Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor
(Holy Roman Emperor (1508-1519))
Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor
3
Birthdate: March 22, 1459
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Wiener Neustadt, Austria
Died: 1519
 7 
Pierre de Fermat
(Mathematician)
Pierre de Fermat
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 1607 AD
Birthplace: Beaumont-de-Lomagne, France
Died: 1665
 8 
Alice Coltrane
(Musician)
Alice Coltrane
3
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 27, 1937
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: 2007
 9 
Surya Sen
(Bengali Revolutionary Who Took Part in Indian Independence Movement and Led the 1930 Chittagong Armoury Raid)
Surya Sen
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 22, 1894
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Raozan Upazila, Bangladesh
Died: 1934
 10 
Bobby Phills
(Basketball player)
Bobby Phills
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 20, 1969
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
Died: 2000
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
 11 
Hermann Minkowski
(German Mathematician and Professor Who Created and Developed the Geometry of Numbers)
Hermann Minkowski
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: June 22, 1864
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kaunas, Lithuania
Died: 1909
 12 
Tongzhi Emperor
(Emperor of Qing dynasty)
Tongzhi Emperor
1
Birthdate: April 27, 1856
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Forbidden City, Beijing, China
Died: 1875
 13 
Bill Hewlett
(Entrepreneur)
Bill Hewlett
3
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: May 20, 1913
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
Died: 2001
 14 
Marc Davis
(Animator)
Marc Davis
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 30, 1913
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bakersfield, California
Died: 2000
 15 
Kumar Gandharva
(Hindustani classical singer)
Kumar Gandharva
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: April 8, 1924
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Sulebhavi, Belgaum District, Karnataka, India
Died: 1992
 16 
Ľudovít Štúr
(Revolutionary Politician and an Important Figure in Slovak History)
Ľudovít Štúr
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 28, 1815
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Uhrovec, Slovakia
Died: 1856
 17 
William Peter Blatty
1
Birthdate: January 7, 1928
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New York City, U.S.
Died: 2017
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
Henry Gauthier-Villars
0
Birthdate: August 8, 1859
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Villiers-sur-Orge, France
Died: 1931
 19 
James Allen
(Writer)
James Allen
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 28, 1864
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Leicester, England
Died: 1912
Marie-Antoine Carême
2
Listed In: Food Experts
Birthdate: June 8, 1784
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 1833
 21 
Kinji Fukasaku
(Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer)
Kinji Fukasaku
0
Birthdate: July 3, 1930
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Mito
Died: 2003
 22 
John Bayley
(Literary critic)
John Bayley
0
Birthdate: March 27, 1925
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Lahore, Pakistan
Died: 2015
Marguerite Bourgeoys
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 17, 1620
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Troyes, Champagne, Kingdom of France
Died: 1700
 24 
Jayalath Manoratne
0
Birthdate: June 12, 1948
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Dehipe, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
Died: 2020
 25 
Vinnie Ream
(Sculptor)
Vinnie Ream
0
Birthdate: September 25, 1847
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Madison, Wisconsin, United States
Died: 1914
 26 
Tony Garnett
(Film producer)
Tony Garnett
0
Birthdate: April 3, 1936
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Birmingham, England
Died: 2020
 27 
Burhan Asaf Belge
(Politician)
Burhan Asaf Belge
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 1, 1899
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: İstanbul, Turkey
Died: 1967
Anne, Princess Royal and Princess of Orange
0
Birthdate: November 2, 1709
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Hanover, Germany
Died: 1759
 29 
Saint Aelred of Rievaulx
(Cistercian Monk)
Saint Aelred of Rievaulx
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1110 AD
Birthplace: Hexham, England
Died: 1167
 30 
Charles Brenton Huggins
(Physician & Physiologist)
Charles Brenton Huggins
0
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: September 22, 1901
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Halifax Regional Municipality, Canada
Died: 1997
 31 
Howard Atwood Kelly
(Surgeon, Writer, Gynaecologist, University teacher)
Howard Atwood Kelly
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 20, 1858
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Camden
Died: 1943
 32 
Charles Emmanuel Grace
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 25, 1881
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Brava Island, Cabo Verde
Died: 1960
 33 
Nell Arthur
(Chester A. Arthur's wife)
Nell Arthur
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 30, 1837
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Culpeper, Virginia, United States
Died: 1880
 34 
Bob Kaufman
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: April 18, 1925
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Died: 1986
 35 
Benedict Biscop
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 0628 AD
Birthplace: Northumbria, England
Died: 0690
 36 
Kunisada
(Designer)
Kunisada
0
Birthdate: 1786 AD
Birthplace: Tokyo, Japan
Died: 1865
 37 
Alan Nunn May
(British Physicist and the Person Convicted for Supplying Atomic-Bomb Secrets to the Soviet Union)
Alan Nunn May
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: May 2, 1911
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bedruthan, Park Hill, Moseley, Birmingham, England
Died: 2003
 38 
Adalia Rose
(YouTuber)
Adalia Rose
21
Listed In: YouTubers
Birthdate: December 10, 2006
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Round Rock, Texas, United States
Died: 2022
 39 
Henri-Georges Clouzot
(Film director)
Henri-Georges Clouzot
1
Birthdate: November 20, 1907
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Niort, France
Died: 1977
 40 
Claude Berri
(Producer and actor, known for Jean de Florette (1986), The Two of Us (1967) and Hunting and Gathering (2007))
Claude Berri
0
Birthdate: July 1, 1934
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 2009
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 41 
Richard Challoner
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 29, 1691
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Lewes, England
Died: 1781
 42 
Sam Langford
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 4, 1883
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Weymouth Falls, Canada
Died: 1956
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 43 
Adhemar da Silva
(Olympic Athlete)
Adhemar da Silva
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 29, 1927
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: São Paulo, State of São Paulo, Brazil
Died: 2001
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
Macarius, Metropolitan of Moscow
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1482 AD
Birthplace: Russia
Died: 1563
 45 
Ángel González
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 6, 1925
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Oviedo, Spain
Died: 2008
 46 
Friedrich Schlegel
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 10, 1772
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Hannover, Germany
Died: 1829
 47 
Finn Ronne
(Explorer)
Finn Ronne
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 20, 1899
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Horten, Norway
Died: 1980
 48 
Luiz Bonfá
(Brazilian Guitarist and Composer Known for His Music Composition for the Film 'Black Orpheus')
Luiz Bonfá
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 17, 1922
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Died: 2001
 49 
William G. Perry
(psychologist)
William G. Perry
0
Birthdate: 1913 AD
Birthplace: paris
Died: 1998
 50 
Robert Black
(Serial killer)
Robert Black
7
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: April 21, 1947
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Grangemouth
Died: 2016