The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died in December 5th

Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela (1918 - 2013)

South African politician, philanthropist and President of South Africa
Richard Speck

Richard Speck (1941 - 1991)

American murderer
Dave Brubeck

Dave Brubeck (1920 - 2012)

American musician and composer
Shoeless Joe Jackson

Shoeless Joe Jackson (1887 - 1951)

American baseball player
Oscar Niemeyer

Oscar Niemeyer (1907 - 2012)

Brazilian architect
Sri Aurobindo

Sri Aurobindo (1872 - 1950)

Indian philosopher
Jim Rohn

Jim Rohn (1930 - 2009)

American philosopher
Dynamite Kid

Dynamite Kid (1958 - 2018)

English wrestler
Jorge Negrete

Jorge Negrete (1911 - 1953)

Mexican singer and actor
Violetta Villas

Violetta Villas (1938 - 2011)

Polish singer-songwriter, composer, and actress
Eliza R. Snow

Eliza R. Snow (1804 - 1887)

American Mormon writer