Died On May 12th

Discover the most famous people who died on May 12. The list includes people like H. R. Giger, Erik Erikson, Robert Rauschenberg, Irena Sendler, John Dryden. Famous personalities featured on this list, include poets, spiritual & religious leaders, novelists and artists and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Germany and many more countries.

H. R. GigerH. R. Giger
05 February 1940, Swiss
Painter
Erik EriksonErik Erikson
15 June 1902, Canadian, German, American
American-German psychologist

Irena SendlerIrena Sendler
15 February 1910, Polish
Nurse

Robert RauschenbergRobert Rauschenberg
22 October 1925, American
painter

John DrydenJohn Dryden
09 August 1631, British
poet

James ConnollyJames Connolly
05 June 1868, British
Socialist Leader
Elisabeth Bergner Elisabeth Bergner
22 August 1897, British
Actress

Bedrich SmetanaBedrich Smetana
02 March 1824, Austrian, Czech
Composer

Robert ReedRobert Reed
1932 AD, American
actor, stage actor, television actor, film actor

Pope Celestine VPope Celestine V
1215 AD, Italian
 
Prince Aly KhanPrince Aly Khan
13 June 1911, French, Pakistani
Diplomat, Jockey, Socialite

J. E. B. StuartJ. E. B. Stuart
06 February 1833, American
Politician, Officer
Adam PettyAdam Petty
10 July 1980, American
Motorcycle racer, Racecar driver

A. W. TozerA. W. Tozer
21 April 1897, American
Author

Erich von StroheimErich von Stroheim
22 September 1885, Austrian, French, American
American-Austrian director
Pope Sylvester IIPope Sylvester II
0940 AD, French
astronomer, mathematician, politician, cleric,

Bette Nesmith GrahamBette Nesmith Graham
23 March 1924, American
Inventor, Entrepreneur
Harold LoweHarold Lowe
21 November 1882, British
Sailor

Jean DubuffetJean Dubuffet
31 July 1901, French
Painter, Sculptor, Visual artist, Writer

Joris-Karl HuysmansJoris-Karl Huysmans
05 February 1848, French
Writer, Art critic, Novelist
Kenneth WaltzKenneth Waltz
08 June 1924, American
University teacher, Political scientist,

Władysław AndersWładysław Anders
11 August 1892, Polish
Officer, Politician
Wanda RutkiewiczWanda Rutkiewicz
04 February 1943, Polish
Explorer, Sportsperson, Q20683322, Mountaineer

Charles BarryCharles Barry
23 May 1795, British
Architect

Saul SteinbergSaul Steinberg
15 June 1914, Romanian, American
Comics artist, Painter, Illustrator

Amy LowellAmy Lowell
09 February 1874, American
Poet, Writer, Socialite
Emilia Pardo BazánEmilia Pardo Bazán
16 September 1851, Spanish
Essayist, Literary critic, Novelist, Journalist,
Valdemar I of DenmarkValdemar I of Denmark
14 January 1131, Danish
King

Tony CostaTony Costa
02 August 1944, American
Serial killer

Prince Sadruddin Aga KhanPrince Sadruddin Aga Khan
17 January 1933, Swiss, French
Politician, Diplomat

Nelly SachsNelly Sachs
10 December 1891, German, Swedish
Poet, Playwright, Writer
Mauno KoivistoMauno Koivisto
25 November 1923, Finnish
Politician

Peter GayPeter Gay
20 June 1923, German, American
Psychologist, Cultural historian, Historian,

August Wilhelm SchlegelAugust Wilhelm Schlegel
08 September 1767, German
Linguist, Translator, Sanskrit scholar,

Daniel AuberDaniel Auber
29 January 1782, French
French composer

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Catherine RadziwillCatherine Radziwill
30 March 1858, Polish
Writer
Monica ZetterlundMonica Zetterlund
20 September 1937, Swedish
Singer, Actor, Jazz musician

Pope Sergius IVPope Sergius IV
Italian
 
Nicolas Fatio de DuillierNicolas Fatio de Duillier
16 February 1664, Swiss
astronomer, mathematician

Oscar Stanton De PriestOscar Stanton De Priest
09 March 1871, American
American Politician

Valdir PereiraValdir Pereira
08 October 1928, Brazilian
Footballer
Richard Henry StoddardRichard Henry Stoddard
02 July 1825, American
Writer, Poet

Aiden Wilson TozerAiden Wilson Tozer
21 April 1897, American
 
Pope Silvester IIPope Silvester II
0946 AD, French
Pope

August Wilhelm von SchlegelAugust Wilhelm von Schlegel
08 September 1767, German
German poet

Simon Arthur Noël RavenSimon Arthur Noël Raven
28 December 1927, British
 

Józef PiłsudskiJózef Piłsudski
05 December 1867, Polish
statesman