The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died in December 24th

Robert Todd Lincoln Beckwith

Robert Todd Lincoln Beckwith (1904 - 1985)

Last undisputed descendant of Abraham Lincoln
John Muir

John Muir (1838 - 1914)

Scottish-American environmentalist
Karl Dönitz

Karl Dönitz (1891 - 1980)

German navy officer
Peter Lawford

Peter Lawford (1923 - 1984)

English-American actor
Harold Pinter

Harold Pinter (1930 - 2008)

English playwright, actor and director
Samuel P. Huntington

Samuel P. Huntington (1927 - 2008)

American political scientist
Norman Vincent Peale

Norman Vincent Peale (1898 - 1993)

American minister and author
Johns Hopkins

Johns Hopkins (1795 - 1873)

American philanthropist
William M. Branham

William M. Branham (1909 - 1965)

American evangelist
Bernard Herrmann

Bernard Herrmann (1911 - 1975)

American composer
Tristan Tzara

Tristan Tzara (1896 - 1963)

Romanian-French poet
Alban Berg

Alban Berg (1885 - 1935)

Austrian composer
Rafael Caldera

Rafael Caldera (1916 - 2009)

Venezuelan politician, 65th President of Venezuela
John Osborne

John Osborne (1929 - 1994)

English playwright and screenwriter
Louis Aragon

Louis Aragon (1897 - 1982)

French author and poet
Rudi Dutschke

Rudi Dutschke (1940 - 1979)

German student leader
Peyo

Peyo (1928 - 1992)

Belgian illustrator and writer
Juan Velasco Alvarado

Juan Velasco Alvarado (1910 - 1977)

Peruvian general, 1st President of Peru
Johannes Heesters

Johannes Heesters (1903 - 2011)

Dutch actor and singer
João Figueiredo

João Figueiredo (1918 - 1999)

Brazilian military leader and politician, 30th President of Brazil
Alec Wilder

Alec Wilder (1907 - 1980)

American composer
Pierre Péladeau

Pierre Péladeau (1925 - 1997)

Canadian businessman