Famous Deaths on December 5, 2008

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Deaths

  • Anca Parghel, Romanian jazz singer and composer (b. 1957)
  • Constantin Ticu Dumitrescu, Romanian politician and president of the Association of Romanian Former Political Prisoners. (b. 1928)
  • Nina Foch, Dutch-American actress (The Ten Commandments, Spartacus, An American in Paris), dies from complications of myelodysplastic syndrome at 84
  • Patriarch Alexy II of Russia, head of the Russian Orthodox Church (b. 1929)