Birthdays in History in December 1932

  • Dec 1 Robert T Herres, USAF/astronaut, born in Denver, Colorado
  • Dec 4 Joanne Battiste, artist (heroines)
  • Dec 4 Roh Tae Woo, Taegu South Korea, President South Korea (1988-93)
  • Dec 5 Fazu Aliyeva, Russian poet, novelist and journalist who helped develop Dagestani in Russian literature, born in Khunzakhsky District, Soviet Union (d. 2016)
  • Dec 7 Paul Caponigro, American photographer
  • Dec 10 Ross Taylor [Robert Murray Taylor], Calcutta, India, Scottish transplant surgeon who pioneered kidney transplantations in the U.K
  • Dec 14 √Čtienne Tshisekedi, Congolese opposition leader, born in Luluabourg, Central Congo (d. 2017)
  • Dec 19 Salvador Elizondo, Mexican writer
  • Dec 21 Edward Hoagland, American essayist
  • Dec 23 Tertius Metcalf, businessman
  • Dec 24 On Kawara, Japanese conceptual artist
  • Dec 24 Cynthia Payne, English brothel madam, born in Bognor Regis, West Sussex (d. 2015)
  • Dec 25 Jose Maria Capricorne, Curacaos graphically designer/painter
  • Dec 25 Peter John Swales, football club chairman
  • Dec 26 Walter Leblanc, Belgian painter
  • Dec 28 Clem Schouwenaars, Flemish poet/writer
  • Dec 28 Manuel Puig, Argentina, writer (Blood of Requited Love)
  • Dec 28 Roy Hattersley, British journalist/Labour-parliament leader
  • Dec 28 Dhirubhai Ambani, Indian businessman (d. 2002)