Famous Deaths on January 12, Who Died on January 12

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Date Name
1140 Louis I, Landgrave of Thuringia
1167 Aelred of Rievaulx, English monk and saint (b. 1110)
1320 John Dalderby, bishop of Lincoln
1322 Marie of Brabant, Queen of France (b. 1254)
1405 Eleanor Maltravers, English noblewoman (b. 1345)
1519 Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 1459)
1665 Pierre de Fermat, French mathematician and lawyer (b. 1601)
1674 Giacomo Carissimi, Italian priest and composer (b. 1605)
1700 Marguerite Bourgeoys, French-Canadian nun and saint, founded the Congregation of Notre Dame of Montreal (b. 1620)
1720 William Ashhurst, English banker and politician, Lord Mayor of London (b. 1647)
1732 John Horsley, English-Scottish historian and author (b. 1685)
1735 John Eccles, English composer (b. 1668)
1759 Anne, Princess Royal and Princess of Orange (b. 1709)
1765 Johann Melchior Molter, German violinist and composer (b. 1696)
1777 Hugh Mercer, Scottish-American general and physician (b. 1726)
1778 François Bigot, French politician (b. 1703)
1781 Richard Challoner, English bishop (b. 1691)
1829 Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel, German philosopher, poet, and critic (b. 1772)
1833 Marie-Antoine Carême, French chef (b. 1784)
1834 William Grenville, 1st Baron Grenville, English academic and politician, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1759)
1856 Ľudovít Štúr, Slovak philologist and politician (b. 1815)
1861 Václav Hanka, Czech philologist and author (b. 1791)
1892 James Caulfeild, 3rd Earl of Charlemont, Irish politician, Lord Lieutenant of Tyrone (b. 1820)
1899 Hiram Walker, American businessman, founded Canadian Club (b. 1816)
1909 Hermann Minkowski, Lithuanian-German mathematician and academic (b. 1864)
1911 Andreas Papagiannakopoulos, Greek journalist, judge, and politician (b. 1845)
1916 Georgios Theotokis, Greek lawyer and politician, 80th Prime Minister of Greece (b. 1844)
1921 Gervase Elwes, English tenor and actor (b. 1866)
1926 Austin Chapman, Australian businessman and politician, 4th Australian Minister for Defence (b. 1864)
1934 Paul Kochanski, Polish violinist and composer (b. 1887)
1938 Oscar Florianus Bluemner, German-American painter and illustrator (b. 1867)
1940 Ralph Hitz, Austrian-American hotelier (b. 1891)
1943 Jan Campert, Dutch journalist and critic (b. 1902)
1944 Lance C. Wade, American commander and pilot (b. 1915)
1958 Charles Hatfield, American meteorologist (b. 1875)
1960 Nevil Shute, English engineer and author (b. 1899)
1962 Ariadna Tyrkova-Williams, Russian journalist and activist (b. 1869)
1965 Lorraine Hansberry, American author, playwright, and director (b. 1936)
1967 Burhan Asaf Belge, Turkish diplomat (b. 1887)
1971 John Tovey, 1st Baron Tovey, English admiral (b. 1885)
1973 Roy Franklin Nichols, American historian and academic (b. 1896)
1974 Princess Patricia of Connaught (b. 1886)
1976 Agatha Christie, English crime novelist, short story writer, and playwright (b. 1890)
1977 Henri-Georges Clouzot, French director and screenwriter (b. 1907)
1983 Nikolai Podgorny, Ukrainian engineer and politician (b. 1903)
1988 Connie Mulder, South African politician (b. 1925)
1990 Laurence J. Peter, Canadian-American author and educator (b. 1919)
1991 Robert Jackson, Australian public servant and diplomat (b. 1911)
1992 Kumar Gandharva, a Hindustani classical singer (b. 1924)
1994 Gustav Naan, Estonian physicist and philosopher (b. 1919)
1996 Joachim Nitsche, German mathematician and academic (b. 1926)
1997 Jean-Edern Hallier, French author (b. 1936)
1998 Roger Clark, English racing driver (b. 1939)
1999 Doug Wickenheiser, Canadian-American ice hockey player (b. 1961)
2000 Marc Davis, American animator and screenwriter (b. 1913)
2001 Luiz Bonfá, Brazilian guitarist and composer (b. 1922)
2002 Cyrus Vance, American lawyer and politician, 57th U.S. Secretary of State (b. 1917)
2003 Dean Amadon, American ornithologist and author (b. 1912)
2004 Olga Ladyzhenskaya, Russian mathematician and academic (b. 1921)
2005 Amrish Puri, Indian actor (b. 1932)
2006 Pablita Velarde, Santa Clara Pueblo (Native American) painter (b. 1918)
2007 Alice Coltrane, American pianist and composer (b. 1937)
2008 Max Beck, American intersex advocate (b. 1966)
2009 Claude Berri, French actor, director, and screenwriter (b. 1934)
2010 Daniel Bensaïd, French philosopher and author (b. 1946)
2012 Bjørn G. Andersen, Norwegian geologist and academic (b. 1924)
2013 Precious Bryant, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1942)
2014 Alexandra Bastedo, English actress (b. 1946)
2015 Trevor Colbourn, American historian and academic (b. 1927)
2017 William Peter Blatty, American writer and filmmaker (b. 1928)
2018 Keith Jackson, American sports commentator and journalist (b. 1928)
2020 Sir Roger Scruton, English philosopher and writer (b. 1944)
2022 Ronnie Spector, American singer (b. 1943)
690 Benedict Biscop, English scholar and saint, founded the Monkwearmouth–Jarrow Abbey (b. 628)
914 Ahmad Samani, Samanid emir
947 Sang Weihan, Chinese chief of staff (b. 898)