Famous Deaths in December 2007

  • 1st Anton Rodgers, British actor (b. 1933)
  • 3rd James Kemsley, Australian cartoonist and actor (b. 1948)
  • 4th Norval Morrisseau, Canadian artist (b. 1932)
  • 4th Chip Reese, American professional poker player (b. 1951)
  • 4th Pimp C, American Rapper (b. 1973)
  • 5th Karlheinz Stockhausen, German composer (b. 1928)
  • 5th Andrew Imbrie, American composer (b. 1921)
  • 6th Katy French, Irish Supermodel and Socialite (b. 1983)
  • 8th Gerardo García Pimentel, Mexican journalist
  • 9th Thore Skogman, Swedish entertainer (b. 1931)
  • 10th Aqsa Parvez, Canadian victim of an honor crime (b. 1991)
  • 11th Christie Hennessy, Irish singer (b. 1945)
  • 11th Grace Paley, American writer (b. 1922)
  • 11th Ashleigh Aston Moore, Canadian Actress (b. 1981)
  • 12th Ike Turner, American singer, former husband of Tina Turner (b. 1931)
  • 13th Floyd Red Crow Westerman, American actor (b. 1936)
  • 13th Mark Partridge, Rhodesian politician
  • 15th John Berg (actor), American actor (b. 1949)
  • 15th Julia Carson, U.S. Congresswoman from Indiana (b. 1938)
  • 16th Dan Fogelberg, American singer/songwriter (b. 1951)
  • 18th Gerald Le Dain, Canadian Supreme Court judge (b. 1924)
  • 18th Jack Linkletter, American television host, son of Art Linkletter (b. 1937)
  • 18th Bill Strauss, American writer on generations, satirist, and founder of the Capitol Steps (b. 1947)
  • 20th Nataline Sarkisyan, American medical patient (b. 1990)
  • 21st Ken Hendricks, American businessman (b. 1941)
  • 22nd Adrian Cristobal, Filipino writer (b. 1932)
  • 23rd William Francis Ganong, American physiologist (b. 1924)
  • 23rd Michael Kidd, American film and stage choreographer (b. 1915)

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23rd Oscar Peterson, Canadian jazz pianist and composer (b. 1925)

Jazz Musician Oscar Peterson
Jazz Musician
Oscar Peterson
  • 24th Nicholas Pumfrey, British judge (b. 1951)
  • 24th Akbar Radi, Iranian dramatist and playwright (b. 1939)
  • 25th Desmond Barrick, English Cricketer (b. 1927)
  • 25th Mighty King Kong, Kenyan reggae musician. (b. 1973)
  • 26th John A. Garraty, American biographer (b. 1920)
  • 26th Stu Nahan, American Sportscaster (b. 1926)
  • 26th Joe Dolan, Irish singer and entertainer (b. 1943)

MurderAssassination

27th Benazir Bhutto, former Prime Minister of Pakistan is assassinated at 54

Pakistani Politican Benazir Bhutto
Pakistani Politican
Benazir Bhutto
  • 27th Jerzy Kawalerowicz, Polish film director (b. 1922)
  • 27th Jaan Kross, Estonian writer (b. 1920)
  • 28th Jiří Pauer, Czech composer, dies at 88
  • 28th Aidin Nikkhah Bahrami, Iran national basketball team player (b. 1982)
  • 29th Phil O'Donnell, Scottish footballer (b. 1972)
  • 29th Kevin Greening, British radio presenter (b. 1962)
  • 31st Tommy Dickson, British footballer (b. 1929)
  • 31st Tony Elliott, American football player (b. 1959)
  • 31st Michael Goldberg, American painter (b. 1924)
  • 31st Bill Idelson, American actor (b. 1919)
  • 31st Kathryn Ish, American actress (b. 1936)
  • 31st Milton L. Klein, Canadian politician (b. 1910)
  • 31st Markku Peltola, Finnish actor and musician (b. 1956)
  • 31st Ettore Sottsass, Italian architect and designer (b. 1917)