On This Day

Famous People Who Died in 1986 (Part 3)

Deaths 401 - 411 of 411

  • Dec 27 Lars-Eric Vilner Larsson, composer, dies at 78
  • Dec 27 Louis van Lint, Belgian painter (post-war abstraction), dies at 77
  • Dec 28 John D. MacDonald, American novelist (Deep Blue Goodbye), dies at 70
  • Dec 29 Andrei Tarkovsky, Soviet director (Solaris, Stalker), dies at 54
  • Dec 29 John Antill, Australian composer (Corroboree; New Guinea Patrol), dies at 82

Person of interestHarold Macmillan

Dec 29 Harold Macmillan, British Conservative politician and Prime Minister (1957-63), dies at 92

British Prime Minister Harold Macmillan
British Prime Minister
Harold Macmillan
  • Dec 29 Andrei Arsenyevich Tarkovsky, Soviet filmmaker (Andrei Rublev, Mirror, Stalker), dies at 54
  • Dec 30 Jiri Jaroch, Czech composer, dies at 66
  • Dec 30 Era Bell Thompson, American journalist (b. 1905)
  • Dec 31 Lester Trimble, American composer, music critic and educator, dies at 63
  • Dec 31 Lloyd Haynes, American actor and TV writer (Pete Dixon-Room 222), dies of lung cancer at 54