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.

Irena SendlerIrena Sendler
Polish
Nurse
Erik EriksonErik Erikson
Canadian, German, American
American-German psychologist

Prince Aly KhanPrince Aly Khan
Italian, Pakistani, British
Father of Aga Khan IV

H. R. GigerH. R. Giger
Swiss
Painter

John DrydenJohn Dryden
British
poet

Robert RauschenbergRobert Rauschenberg
American
painter
J. E. B. StuartJ. E. B. Stuart
American
Military Leader

James ConnollyJames Connolly
British
Socialist Leader

Lenny MontanaLenny Montana
American
Actor

Elisabeth Bergner Elisabeth Bergner
British
Actress
Bedrich SmetanaBedrich Smetana
Austrian, Czech
Composer

Wanda RutkiewiczWanda Rutkiewicz
Polish
Explorer, Sportsperson, Q20683322, Mountaineer
Robert ReedRobert Reed
American
actor, stage actor, television actor, film actor

Pope Celestine VPope Celestine V
Italian
 

Erich von StroheimErich von Stroheim
Austrian, French, American
American-Austrian director
Kenneth WaltzKenneth Waltz
American
University teacher, Political scientist,

Adam PettyAdam Petty
American
Motorcycle racer, Racecar driver
Pope Sylvester IIPope Sylvester II
French
astronomer, mathematician, politician, cleric,

John MasefieldJohn Masefield
British
Poet

Joris-Karl HuysmansJoris-Karl Huysmans
French
Writer, Art critic, Novelist
Harold LoweHarold Lowe
British
Sailor

Jean DubuffetJean Dubuffet
French
Painter, Sculptor, Visual artist, Writer
Charles BarryCharles Barry
British
Architect

Bette Nesmith GrahamBette Nesmith Graham
American
Inventor, Entrepreneur

Eugène YsaÿeEugène Ysaÿe
Belgian
Violinist

Władysław AndersWładysław Anders
Polish
Officer, Politician
Peter GayPeter Gay
German, American
Psychologist, Cultural historian, Historian,
Amy LowellAmy Lowell
American
Poet, Writer, Socialite

Saul SteinbergSaul Steinberg
Romanian, American
Comics artist, Painter, Illustrator

Catharine BeecherCatharine Beecher
American
Educator

Nelly SachsNelly Sachs
German, Swedish
Poet, Playwright, Writer
Emilia Pardo BazánEmilia Pardo Bazán
Spanish
Essayist, Literary critic, Novelist, Journalist,

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Valdemar I of DenmarkValdemar I of Denmark
Danish
King

Tony CostaTony Costa
American
Serial killer

Prince Sadruddin Aga KhanPrince Sadruddin Aga Khan
Swiss, French
Politician, Diplomat

Frances MarionFrances Marion
American
Screenwriter
Mauno KoivistoMauno Koivisto
Finnish
Politician

August Wilhelm SchlegelAugust Wilhelm Schlegel
German
Linguist, Translator, Sanskrit scholar,
Daniel AuberDaniel Auber
French
French composer

Catherine RadziwillCatherine Radziwill
Polish
Writer

Monica ZetterlundMonica Zetterlund
Swedish
Singer, Actor, Jazz musician
Pope Sergius IVPope Sergius IV
Italian
 

Nicolas Fatio de DuillierNicolas Fatio de Duillier
Swiss
astronomer, mathematician
Oscar Stanton De PriestOscar Stanton De Priest
American
American Politician

Valdir PereiraValdir Pereira
Brazilian
Footballer

Richard Henry StoddardRichard Henry Stoddard
American
Writer, Poet

Aiden Wilson TozerAiden Wilson Tozer
American
 

Pope Silvester IIPope Silvester II
French
Pope
August Wilhelm von SchlegelAugust Wilhelm von Schlegel
German
German poet

Simon Arthur Noël RavenSimon Arthur Noël Raven
British
 

Józef PiłsudskiJózef Piłsudski
Polish
statesman