Died on this Day

Anniversary Date: 07-Dec

Died on This Day (07-Dec)

Person Person Description Age Anniv
Reinhard Bonnke Reinhard Bonnke Reinhard Bonnke was a German-American Pentecostal evangelist, principally known for his gospel missions throughout Africa. German-American Pentecostal evangelist 79 1
Sunny Murray Sunny Murray James Marcellus Arthur "Sunny" Murray was one of the pioneers of the free jazz style of drumming. Jazz drummer 81 3
Shirley Stelfox Shirley Stelfox 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 74 5
Ralph Parr Ralph Parr Colonel Ralph Sherman Parr, Jr. was an American double-flying ace of the Korean War. American flying ace 88 8
Elizabeth Edwards Elizabeth Edwards Mary Elizabeth Anania Edwards was an American attorney, author, and health care activist. Deceased wife of john edwards 61 10
Mildred Adams Fenton Mildred Adams Fenton Mildred Adams Fenton trained in paleontology and geology at the University of Iowa. American scientist 96 25
Robert Graves Robert Graves Robert von Ranke Graves was a British poet, historical novelist, critic, and classicist. British poet, historical novelist, critic 90 35
Thornton Wilder Thornton Wilder Thornton Niven Wilder was an American playwright and novelist. American writer 78 45
Dan Phelan Dan Phelan Daniel Phelan was a Major League Baseball first baseman who played for the Louisville Colonels of the American Association in 1890. American baseball player 81 75
Mykhailo Verbytsky Mykhailo Verbytsky Mykhailo Mykhailovych Verbytsky was a Ukrainian Greek Catholic priest and composer. Ukrainian composer 55 150
Person Person Description Age Anniv
Belisario Betancur Belisario Betancur Belisario Betancur Cuartas was a Colombian politician who served as the 26th President of Colombia from 1982 to 1986. President of Colombia 95 2
Paul Elvstrøm Paul Elvstrøm Paul Bert Elvstrøm was a Danish yachtsman. He won four Olympic gold medals and twenty world titles in a range of classes including Snipe, Soling, Star, Flying Dutchman, Finn, 505, and 5. Danish yachtsman 88 4
Cosculluela Cosculluela José Fernando Suárez , known professionally as Cosculluela, is a Puerto Rican rapper, singer and songwriter. Puerto Rican musician 33 7
Harry Morgan Harry Morgan Harry Morgan was an American actor and director whose television and film career spanned six decades. American actor 96 9
Rigoberto Alpizar Rigoberto Alpizar 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 44 15
Joan Bennett Joan Bennett Joan Geraldine Bennett was an American stage, film, and television actress. American stage, film, and television actress 80 30
Luke Urban Luke Urban Louis John "Luke" Urban was an American multi-sport athlete and coach. American football player and coach 82 40
Rube Goldberg Rube Goldberg Reuben Garrett Lucius Goldberg , known best as Rube Goldberg, was an American cartoonist, sculptor, author, engineer, and inventor. American cartoonist 87 50
José Sebastião de Almeida Neto José Sebastião de Almeida Neto José Sebastião de Almeida Neto was a Cardinal of the Catholic Church and Patriarch of Lisbon. Catholic cardinal 79 100
Denis Decrès Denis Decrès Denis Decrès, , was an officer of the French Navy and count, later duke of the First Empire. French admiral and noble 59 200