The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died on December 10th

Alfred Nobel

Alfred Nobel (1833 - 1896)

Swedish chemist and inventor
Richard Pryor

Richard Pryor (1940 - 2005)

American comedian and actor
Angry Grandpa

Angry Grandpa (1950 - 2017)

American YouTube star
Augusto Pinochet

Augusto Pinochet (1915 - 2006)

Chilean politician
Otis Redding

Otis Redding (1941 - 1967)

American singer-songwriter and producer
Gary Webb

Gary Webb (1955 - 2004)

investigative journalist
Ed Wood

Ed Wood (1924 - 1978)

American actor, director, screenwriter, and producer
Charles Rennie Mackintosh

Charles Rennie Mackintosh (1868 - 1928)

Scottish architect and designer
Averroes

Averroes (1126 - 1198)

Arab Spanish physician, philosopher and polymat
Rick Danko

Rick Danko (1943 - 1999)

Canadian musician
Karl Barth

Karl Barth (1886 - 1968)

Swiss theologian
Jascha Heifetz

Jascha Heifetz (1901 - 1987)

Lithuanian violinist
Adolph Rupp

Adolph Rupp (1901 - 1977)

American college basketball coach, NCAA Tournament champion
Armand Hammer

Armand Hammer (1898 - 1990)

American businessman and philanthropist
Eugene McCarthy

Eugene McCarthy (1916 - 2005)

American politician
Walter Perry Johnson

Walter Perry Johnson (1887 - 1946)

American baseball player
Dolph Schayes

Dolph Schayes (1928 - 2015)

professional basketball player, coach
Franjo Tuđman

Franjo Tuđman (1922 - 1999)

Croatian politician
Karl Drais

Karl Drais (1785 - 1851)

German inventor (draisine)
Mark Van Doren

Mark Van Doren (1894 - 1972)

American poet and literary critic
Kate Wolf

Kate Wolf (1942 - 1986)

American singer
Harry Crosby

Harry Crosby (1898 - 1929)

Publisher, poet, writer; Co-founder, Black Sun Press
Thomas Merton

Thomas Merton (1915 - 1968)

American monk and author