Died on this Day
Anniversary Date: 19-Dec
Died on This Day (19-Dec)
Shahdon Shane Andre Winchester was a Trinidadian professional footballer who played as a winger for the Trinidad and Tobago national team.
Clifford Michael Irving was an American novelist and investigative reporter.
American novelist and investigative reporter
James William Thomas Hill, OBE was an English football professional and later a renowned television personality.
English football professional and personality
Peter Struck was the German Minister of Defence under chancellor Gerhard Schröder from 2002 to 2005.
Renata Tebaldi was an Italian lirico-spinto soprano popular in the post-war period and was especially prominent as one of the stars of La Scala and the Metropolitan Opera.
Jakob Weidemann was a Norwegian artist. Jakob Weidemann is regarded as one of Norway's more important artists of post-war Modernism.
Michael Joseph Oakeshott FBA was an English philosopher and political theorist who wrote about philosophy of history, philosophy of religion, aesthetics, philosophy of education, and philosophy of law.
George Napoleon "Nap" Rucker was a left-handed pitcher in Major League Baseball for the Brooklyn Superbas/Dodgers/Robins.
American baseball player
Charles S. Farnsworth
Major General Charles Stewart Farnsworth was a United States Army officer and civic leader.
United States Army general
John F. Ahearn
John F. Ahearn was a New York City political figure who served in the New York State Assembly, the New York State Senate, and as Manhattan Borough President.
Norman Gimbel was an American lyricist of popular songs, television and movie themes.
American lyricist of popular songs
Andrei Gennadyevich Karlov was a Russian diplomat who served as the Russian Ambassador to Turkey and earlier as the nation's ambassador to North Korea.
Herbert Arnold Geller was an American jazz saxophonist, composer and arranger.
Vincent Louis Gigante , also known as "the Chin", was an American mobster who was boss of the Genovese crime family in New York City from 1981 to 2005.
American boxer, mobster
Hope Elise Ross Lange was an American film, stage, and television actress.
Robert Norman "Rob" Buck was a founding member and guitarist of the American alternative rock band 10,000 Maniacs from 1981 until his death from liver disease in 2000.
Hendrik "Henk" Hordijk was a Dutch association football player, who played as a midfielder for AFC Ajax and for the Netherlands national team.
Sir William Ivor Jennings, was a British lawyer and academic.
Théodore Steeg was a lawyer and professor of philosophy who became Premier of the French Third Republic.
French politician Prime Minister of France
John G. Talbot
John Gunnell Talbot was an officer in the United States Navy.
United States Naval officer