Deaths in History in December 1948

  • Dec 4 Karl Bonhoeffer, German psychiatrist/neurologist, dies
  • Dec 18 Janet Fay, hammered to death by Honeymoon Killers
  • Dec 21 Seishiro Itagaki, Japanese General/min of War, hanged

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Dec 23 Hideki Tojo, Japanese Prime Minister during WW II (1941-44), hanged for war crimes at 64

Prime Minister of Japan during WW II Hideki Tojo
Prime Minister of Japan during WW II
Hideki Tojo
  • Dec 28 Mahmud Nokrashy Pasha, PM of Egypt (19..-48), assassinated