Famous Deaths on April 12, Who Died on April 12

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Date Name
0045 Gnaeus Pompeius, Roman general and politician (b. 75 BC)
1125 Vladislaus I, Duke of Bohemia (b. 1065)
1167 Charles VII, king of Sweden (b. c. 1130)
1256 Margaret of Bourbon, Queen of Navarre, regent of Navarre (b. c. 1217)
1443 Henry Chichele, English archbishop (b. 1364)
1500 Leonhard of Gorizia, Count of Gorz (b. 1440)
1530 Joanna La Beltraneja, Princess of Castile (b. 1462)
1550 Claude, Duke of Guise (b. 1496)
1555 Joanna of Castile, nominal Queen of Castile, Aragon and so on (b. 1479)
1675 Richard Bennett, English politician, colonial Governor of Virginia (b. 1609)
1684 Nicola Amati, Italian instrument maker (b. 1596)
1687 Ambrose Dixon, English-American soldier (b. 1619)
1704 Jacques-Bénigne Bossuet, French bishop and theologian (b. 1627)
1748 William Kent, English architect, designed Holkham Hall and Chiswick House (b. 1685)
1782 Metastasio, Italian-Austrian poet and composer (b. 1698)
1788 Carlo Antonio Campioni, French-Italian composer (b. 1719)
1795 Johann Kaspar Basselet von La Rosée, Bavarian general (b. 1710)
1814 Charles Burney, English composer and historian (b. 1726)
1817 Charles Messier, French astronomer and academic (b. 1730)
1850 Adoniram Judson, American lexicographer and missionary (b. 1788)
1866 Peter Hesketh-Fleetwood, English politician, founded Fleetwood (b. 1801)
1872 Nikolaos Mantzaros, Greek composer and theorist (b. 1795)
1878 William M. Tweed, American lawyer and politician (b. 1823)
1879 Richard Taylor, Confederate general (b. 1826)
1885 William Crowther, Dutch-Australian politician, 14th Premier of Tasmania (b. 1817)
1898 Elzéar-Alexandre Taschereau, Canadian cardinal (b. 1820)
1902 Marie Alfred Cornu, French physicist and academic (b. 1842)
1906 Mahesh Chandra Nyayratna Bhattacharyya, Indian scholar, academic, and philanthropist (b. 1836)
1912 Clara Barton, American nurse and humanitarian, founded the American Red Cross (b. 1821)
1933 Adelbert Ames, American general and politician, 30th Governor of Mississippi (b. 1835)
1937 Abdülhak Hâmid Tarhan, Turkish playwright and poet (b. 1852)
1938 Feodor Chaliapin, Russian opera singer (b. 1873)
1943 Viktor Puskar, Estonian colonel (b. 1889)
1945 Franklin D. Roosevelt, American lawyer and politician, 32nd President of the United States (b. 1882)
1953 Lionel Logue, Australian actor and therapist (b. 1880)
1962 Ron Flockhart, Scottish racing driver (b. 1923)
1966 Sydney Allard, English racing driver and founder of the Allard car company (b. 1910)
1968 Heinrich Nordhoff, German engineer (b. 1899)
1971 Ed Lafitte, American baseball player and dentist (b. 1886)
1973 Arthur Freed, American songwriter and producer (b. 1894)
1975 Josephine Baker, French actress, activist, and humanitarian (b. 1906)
1976 Christos Kakkalos, Greek mountain guide (b. 1882)
1977 Philip K. Wrigley, American businessman, co-founded Lincoln Park Gun Club (b. 1894)
1980 William R. Tolbert, Jr., Liberian politician, 20th President of Liberia (b. 1913)
1981 Prince Yasuhiko Asaka of Japan (b. 1887)
1983 Jørgen Juve, Norwegian football player and journalist (b. 1906)
1984 Edwin T. Layton, American admiral and cryptanalyst (b. 1903)
1986 Valentin Kataev, Russian author and playwright (b. 1897)
1988 Colette Deréal, French singer and actress (b. 1927)
1989 Abbie Hoffman, American activist, co-founded Youth International Party (b. 1936)
1992 Ilario Bandini, Italian racing driver and businessman (b. 1911)
1997 George Wald, American neurologist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1906)
1998 Robert Ford, Canadian poet and diplomat (b. 1915)
1999 Boxcar Willie, American singer-songwriter (b. 1931)
2001 Harvey Ball, American illustrator, created the smiley (b. 1921)
2002 George Shevelov, Ukrainian-American linguist and philologist (b. 1908)
2004 Moran Campbell, Canadian physician and academic, invented the venturi mask (b. 1925)
2006 William Sloane Coffin, American minister and activist (b. 1924)
2007 Kevin Crease, Australian journalist (b. 1936)
2008 Cecilia Colledge, English-American figure skater and coach (b. 1920)
2010 Michel Chartrand, Canadian trade union leader (b. 1916)
2011 Karim Fakhrawi, Bahraini journalist, co-founded Al-Wasat (b. 1962)
2012 Mohit Chattopadhyay, Indian poet and playwright (b. 1934)
2013 Robert Byrne, American chess player and author (b. 1928)
2014 Pierre Autin-Grenier, French author and poet (b. 1947)
2015 Paulo Brossard, Brazilian jurist and politician (b. 1924)
2016 Anne Jackson, American actress (b. 1925)
2017 Charlie Murphy, American actor and comedian (b. 1959)
2020 Tarvaris Jackson, American football player (b. 1983)
2021 Joseph Siravo, American actor and producer (b. 1955)
2022 Gilbert Gottfried, American comedian, actor, and singer (b. 1955)
352 Julius I, pope of the Catholic Church
434 Maximianus, archbishop of Constantinople
901 Eudokia Baïana, Byzantine empress and wife of Leo VI