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.

Erik EriksonErik Erikson
(American-German psychologist)

15 June 1902

Canadian,German,American

Irena SendlerIrena Sendler
(Nurse)

15 February 1910

Polish

H. R. GigerH. R. Giger
(Painter)

05 February 1940

Swiss

James ConnollyJames Connolly
(Socialist Leader)

05 June 1868

British

Robert RauschenbergRobert Rauschenberg
(painter)

22 October 1925

American

John DrydenJohn Dryden
(poet)

09 August 1631

British

Elisabeth Bergner Elisabeth Bergner
(Actress)

22 August 1897

British

Bedrich SmetanaBedrich Smetana
(Composer)

02 March 1824

Austrian,Czech

Robert ReedRobert Reed
(actor, stage actor, television actor, film actor)

1932 AD

American

Pope Celestine VPope Celestine V

1215 AD

Italian

Prince Aly KhanPrince Aly Khan
(Diplomat, Jockey, Socialite)

13 June 1911

French,Pakistani

J. E. B. StuartJ. E. B. Stuart
(Politician, Officer)

06 February 1833

American

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Adam PettyAdam Petty
(Motorcycle racer, Racecar driver)

10 July 1980

American

A. W. TozerA. W. Tozer
(Author)

21 April 1897

American

Erich von StroheimErich von Stroheim
(American-Austrian director)

22 September 1885

Austrian,French,American

Pope Sylvester IIPope Sylvester II
(astronomer, mathematician, politician, cleric, Catholic priest)

0940 AD

French

Bette Nesmith GrahamBette Nesmith Graham
(Inventor, Entrepreneur)

23 March 1924

American

Kenneth WaltzKenneth Waltz
(University teacher, Political scientist, Philosopher)

08 June 1924

American

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Joris-Karl HuysmansJoris-Karl Huysmans
(Writer, Art critic, Novelist)

05 February 1848

French

Jean DubuffetJean Dubuffet
(Painter, Sculptor, Visual artist, Writer)

31 July 1901

French

Harold LoweHarold Lowe
(Sailor)

21 November 1882

British

Wanda RutkiewiczWanda Rutkiewicz
(Explorer, Sportsperson, Q20683322, Mountaineer)

04 February 1943

Polish

Charles BarryCharles Barry
(Architect)

23 May 1795

British

Amy LowellAmy Lowell
(Poet, Writer, Socialite)

09 February 1874

American

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Saul SteinbergSaul Steinberg
(Comics artist, Painter, Illustrator)

15 June 1914

Romanian,American

Tony CostaTony Costa
(Serial killer)

02 August 1944

American

Nelly SachsNelly Sachs
(Poet, Playwright, Writer)

10 December 1891

German,Swedish

Mauno KoivistoMauno Koivisto
(Politician)

25 November 1923

Finnish

Valdemar I of DenmarkValdemar I of Denmark
(King)

14 January 1131

Danish

Prince Sadruddin Aga KhanPrince Sadruddin Aga Khan
(Politician, Diplomat)

17 January 1933

Swiss,French

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Emilia Pardo BazánEmilia Pardo Bazán
(Essayist, Literary critic, Novelist, Journalist, Salon-holder)

16 September 1851

Spanish

Peter GayPeter Gay
(Psychologist, Cultural historian, Historian, Writer, University teacher)

20 June 1923

German,American

August Wilhelm SchlegelAugust Wilhelm Schlegel
(Linguist, Translator, Sanskrit scholar, Philosopher, Poet, Literary critic, Literary historian, Romanist, Playwright, University teacher, Writer, Indologist)

08 September 1767

German

Pope Sergius IVPope Sergius IV

Italian

Daniel AuberDaniel Auber
(French composer)

29 January 1782

French

Catherine RadziwillCatherine Radziwill
(Writer)

30 March 1858

Polish

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Monica ZetterlundMonica Zetterlund
(Singer, Actor, Jazz musician)

20 September 1937

Swedish

Nicolas Fatio de DuillierNicolas Fatio de Duillier
(astronomer, mathematician)

16 February 1664

Swiss

Oscar Stanton De PriestOscar Stanton De Priest
(American Politician)

09 March 1871

American

Valdir PereiraValdir Pereira
(Footballer)

08 October 1928

Brazilian

Richard Henry StoddardRichard Henry Stoddard
(Writer, Poet)

02 July 1825

American

Aiden Wilson TozerAiden Wilson Tozer

21 April 1897

American

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Pope Silvester IIPope Silvester II
(Pope)

0946 AD

French

August Wilhelm von SchlegelAugust Wilhelm von Schlegel
(German poet)

08 September 1767

German

Simon Arthur Noël RavenSimon Arthur Noël Raven

28 December 1927

British

Józef PiłsudskiJózef Piłsudski
(statesman)

05 December 1867

Polish

Władysław AndersWładysław Anders
(Officer, Politician)

11 August 1892

Polish