Famous Deaths on December 10, 1968

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Deaths

  • George Forrest, Northern Irish MP (b. 1921)
  • Karl Barth, Swiss theologist/minister (Kirchliche Dogma), dies at 82
  • Patsy Moran, actress (Children of the Wild), dies at 65

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Thomas Merton, French/American Catholic writer and Trappist monk (7 Story Mountain), accidentally electrocuted by an electric fan at 53

Catholic Writer and Trappist Monk Thomas Merton
Catholic Writer and Trappist Monk
Thomas Merton