Died on this Day
Anniversary Date: 07-Dec
Died on This Day (07-Dec)
Reinhard Bonnke was a German-American Pentecostal evangelist, principally known for his gospel missions throughout Africa.
German-American Pentecostal evangelist
James Marcellus Arthur "Sunny" Murray was one of the pioneers of the free jazz style of drumming.
Shirley Rosemary Stelfox was an English actress, known for her portrayal of the character Edna Birch, moralising busybody in a Yorkshire village in the ITV soap opera Emmerdale, and as Rose, the vampy sister of the snobby and overbearing Hyacinth Bucket in the first season of the comedy series Keeping Up Appearances.
English television actress
Colonel Ralph Sherman Parr, Jr. was an American double-flying ace of the Korean War.
American flying ace
Mary Elizabeth Anania Edwards was an American attorney, a best-selling author and a health care activist.
deceased wife of John Edwards
Mildred Adams Fenton
Mildred Adams Fenton trained in paleontology and geology at the University of Iowa.
Robert von Ranke Graves was a British poet, historical novelist, critic, and classicist.
Thornton Niven Wilder was an American playwright and novelist.
Daniel Phelan was a Major League Baseball first baseman who played for the Louisville Colonels of the American Association in 1890.
American baseball player
Mykhailo Mykhailovych Verbytsky was a Ukrainian Greek Catholic priest and composer.
Belisario Betancur Cuartas was a Colombian politician who served as the 26th President of Colombia from 1982 to 1986.
President of Colombia
Paul Bert Elvstrøm is a retired Danish yachtsman.
José Fernando Cosculluela Suárez, professionally known as Cosculluela, is an American singer and songwriter from Puerto Rico.
Puerto Rican musician
Harry Morgan was an American actor and director whose television and film career spanned six decades.
Rigoberto Alpizar was a Costa Rican-born United States citizen who was fatally shot at Miami International Airport by two United States Federal Air Marshals.
Unarmed person shot by police
Joan Geraldine Bennett was an American stage, film, and television actress.
Louis John "Luke" Urban was an American multi-sport athlete and coach.
American football player and coach
Reuben Garrett Lucius Goldberg , known best as Rube Goldberg, was an American cartoonist, sculptor, author, engineer, and inventor.
José Sebastião de Almeida Neto
José Sebastião de Almeida Neto was a Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church and Patriarch of Lisbon.
Denis Decrès, , was an officer of the French Navy and count, later duke of the First Empire.
French admiral and noble