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December 12th

183 Notable deaths

Ike Turner

American musician (1931–2007).

Born November 5th, 1931 in Clarksdale. [ref]

Died December 12th, 2007 at 76 years old in San Marcos (drug overdose). [ref]

John le Carré

British novelist and former spy (1931–2020).

Born October 19th, 1931 in Poole. [ref]

Died December 12th, 2020 at 89 years old in Royal Cornwall Hospital (pneumonia). [ref]

Peter Boyle

American actor (1935–2006).

Born October 18th, 1935 in Norristown. [ref]

Died December 12th, 2006 at 71 years old in New York City (multiple myeloma). [ref]

Clementine Churchill, Baroness Spencer-Churchill

Wife of sir winston churchill and life peeress in her own right (1885-1977).

Born April 1st, 1885 in Mayfair. [ref]

Died December 12th, 1977 at 92 years old in Knightsbridge (surgical complications). [ref]

Jack Cassidy

American actor, director, and singer (1927-1976).

Born March 5th, 1927 in Queens.

Died December 12th, 1976 at 49 years old in Hollywood.

Charley Pride

American musician.

Born March 18th, 1938 in Sledge. [ref]

Died December 12th, 2020 at 82 years old in Dallas (COVID-19). [ref]

Tallulah Bankhead

American actress.

Born January 31st, 1902 in Huntsville.

Died December 12th, 1968 at 66 years old in New York City (pneumonia).

Vicente Fernández

Mexican actor and singer (1940-2021).

Born February 17th, 1940 in Guadalajara. [ref]

Died December 12th, 2021 at 81 years old in Guadalajara. [ref]

Anne Baxter

American actress (1923–1985).

Born May 7th, 1923 in Michigan City. [ref]

Died December 12th, 1986 at 63 years old in New York City (intracranial aneurysm). [ref]

Danny Aiello

American actor (1933-2019).

Born June 20th, 1933 in Manhattan.

Died December 12th, 2019 at 86 years old in New Jersey (infectious disease). [ref]

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Death must be so beautiful. To lie in the soft brown earth, with the grasses waving above one’s head, and listen to silence. To have no yesterday, and no to-morrow. To forget time, to forget life, to be at peace. Oscar Wilde