Famous Deaths on December 25, Who Died on December 25

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Date Name
1147 Guy II, Count of Ponthieu (b. c. 1120)
1156 Peter the Venerable, French abbot and saint (b. 1092)
1294 Mestwin II, Duke of Pomerania
1395 Elisabeth, Countess of Neuchâtel, Swiss ruler
1406 Henry III of Castile (b. 1379)
1505 George Grey, 2nd Earl of Kent, English politician (b. 1454)
1553 Pedro de Valdivia, Spanish explorer and politician, 1st Royal Governor of Chile (b. 1500)
1634 Lettice Knollys, English noblewoman (b. 1540)
1635 Samuel de Champlain, French soldier, geographer, and explorer (b. 1567)
1676 William Cavendish, 1st Duke of Newcastle, English soldier and politician, Lord Lieutenant of Nottinghamshire (b. 1592)
1683 Kara Mustafa Pasha, Ottoman general and politician, 111th Grand Vizier of the Ottoman Empire (b. 1634)
1730 Henry Scott, 1st Earl of Deloraine, Scottish peer and general (b. 1676)
1758 James Hervey, English priest and author (b. 1714)
1784 Yosa Buson, Japanese poet and painter (b. 1716)
1796 Velu Nachiyar, Queen of Sivagangai (b. 1730)
1824 Barbara von Krüdener, German mystic and author (b. 1764)
1868 Linus Yale, Jr., American engineer and businessman (b. 1821)
1875 Young Tom Morris, Scottish golfer (b. 1851)
1880 Fridolin Anderwert, Swiss lawyer and politician, President of the Swiss National Council (b. 1828)
1916 Albert Chmielowski, Polish saint, founded the Albertine Brothers (b. 1845)
1921 Vladimir Korolenko, Russian journalist, author, and activist (b. 1853)
1925 Karl Abraham, German psychoanalyst and author (b. 1877)
1926 Emperor Taishō of Japan (b. 1879)
1928 Miles Burke, American boxer (b. 1885)
1930 Jakob Mändmets, Estonian journalist and author (b. 1871)
1933 Francesc Macià, Catalan colonel and politician, 122nd President of Catalonia (b. 1859)
1935 Paul Bourget, French author and critic (b. 1852)
1938 Karel Čapek, Czech author and playwright (b. 1890)
1940 Agnes Ayres, American actress (b. 1898)
1941 Richard S. Aldrich, American lawyer and politician (b. 1884)
1944 George Steer, South African-English journalist and author (b. 1909)
1946 W. C. Fields, American actor, comedian, juggler, and screenwriter (b. 1880)
1947 Gaspar G. Bacon, American lawyer and politician, 51st Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts (b. 1886)
1949 Leon Schlesinger, American animator and producer, founded Warner Bros. Cartoons (b. 1884)
1950 Neil Francis Hawkins, English politician (b. 1903)
1952 Margrethe Mather, American photographer (b. 1886)
1953 Patsy Donovan, Irish-American baseball player and manager (b. 1865)
1956 Robert Walser, Swiss author and playwright (b. 1878)
1957 Charles Pathé, French record producer, founded Pathé Records (b. 1863)
1961 Owen Brewster, American captain, lawyer, and politician, 54th Governor of Maine (b. 1888)
1963 Tristan Tzara, Romanian-French poet, playwright, painter, and critic (b. 1896)
1970 Michael Peto, Hungarian-English photographer and journalist (b. 1908)
1973 İsmet İnönü, Turkish general and politician, 2nd President of Turkey (b. 1884)
1975 Gaston Gallimard, French publisher, founded Éditions Gallimard (b. 1881)
1977 Charlie Chaplin, English actor and director (b. 1889)
1979 Joan Blondell, American actress and singer (b. 1906)
1980 Fred Emney, English actor and comedian (b. 1900)
1983 Joan Miró, Spanish painter and sculptor (b. 1893)
1988 Shōhei Ōoka, Japanese author and critic (b. 1909)
1989 Benny Binion, American poker player and businessman (b. 1904)
1991 Wilbur Snyder, American football player and wrestler (b. 1929)
1992 Monica Dickens, British-American nurse and author (b. 1915)
1993 Pierre Victor Auger, French physicist and academic (b. 1899)
1994 Zail Singh, Indian politician, 7th President of India (b. 1916)
1995 Emmanuel Levinas, Lithuanian-French philosopher and academic (b. 1906)
1996 Bill Hewitt, Canadian sportscaster (b. 1928)
1997 Anatoli Boukreev, Kazakh mountaineer and explorer (b. 1958)
1998 John Pulman, English snooker player (b. 1923)[67]
2000 Neil Hawke, Australian cricketer and footballer (b. 1939)
2001 Alfred A. Tomatis, French otolaryngologist and academic (b. 1920)
2003 Nicholas Mavroules, American politician (b. 1929)
2004 Gennadi Strekalov, Russian engineer and astronaut (b. 1940)
2005 Derek Bailey, English guitarist (b. 1930)
2006 James Brown, American singer-songwriter (b. 1933)
2007 Des Barrick, English cricketer (b. 1927)
2008 Eartha Kitt, American singer and actress (b. 1927)
2009 Vic Chesnutt, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1964)
2010 Carlos Andrés Pérez, Venezuelan politician, 66th President of Venezuela (b. 1922)
2011 Giorgio Bocca, Italian journalist (b. 1920)
2012 Erico Aumentado, Filipino journalist, lawyer, and politician (b. 1940)
2013 Anthony J. Bryant, American historian and author (b. 1961)
2014 Ricardo Porro, Cuban-French architect (b. 1925)
2015 George Clayton Johnson, American author and screenwriter (b. 1929)
2016 Valery Khalilov, Russian military musician and composer (b. 1952)
2017 D. Herbert Lipson, American magazine publisher (Philadelphia, Boston)(b. 1929)
2018 Sulagitti Narasamma, Indian midwife (b. 1920)
2019 Ari Behn, Norwegian writer (b. 1972)
2020 K. C. Jones, American basketball player and coach (b. 1932)
2021 Wayne Thiebaud, American artist (b. 1920)
304 Saint Anastasia
795 Pope Adrian I
820 Emperor Leo V
936 Zhang Jingda, general of Later Tang
940 Makan ibn Kaki, Iranian general