Famous Deaths in December 2007

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

Person of interestPerson of Interest

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

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

MurderAssassination

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

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