December 23 Deaths

1
Hideki Tojo (1884-1948)
2
Kay Purcell (1963-2020)
3
Mikhail Kalashnikov (1919-2013)
4
Joan Didion (1934-2021)
5
Jack Webb (1920-1982)
6
Noor Jehan (1926-2000)
7
Sebastian Shaw (1905-1994)
8
Oscar Peterson (1925-2007)
9
Clint Cummings (1981-2016)
10
Joan Lindsay (1896-1984)
11
George Middleton (1880-1967)
12
José Ortiz (1932-2013)
13
Billy Barty (1924-2000)
14
Victor Borge (1909-2000)
15
Kim Peek (1951-2009)
16
George Clayton Johnson (1929-2015)
17
John Edrich (1937-2020)
18
Eddie Hazel (1950-1992)
19
Yusef Lateef (1920-2013)
20
K Balachander (1930-2014)
21
Leslie West (1945-2020)
22
Lois Hamilton (1952-1999)
23
Wilson Bentley (1865-1931)
24
Wendell Scott (1921-1990)
25
Sarah Grimke (1792-1873)
26
David Manners (1901-1998)
27
Charles Ruggles (1886-1970)
28
Piers Sellers (1955-2016)
29
Peggy Guggenheim (1898-1979)
30
Patric Knowles (1911-1995)
31
Rebecca Luker (1961-2020)
32
Rika Zarai (1938-2020)
33
Abraham Joshua Heschel (1907-1972)
34
Charles Atlas (1892-1972)
35
Joey Boots (1967-2016)
36
Gil Dobie (1879-1948)
37
Michael Kidd (1915-2007)
38
Ernest B. Schoedsack (1893-1979)
39
PV Narasimha Rao (1921-2004)
40
Eleanor Louise Cowell (1924-2012)
41
Jeff Pollack (1959-2013)
42
Anthony Fokker (1890-1939)
43
Kenneth B Lee (1922-2010)
44
Ronnie Scott (1927-1996)
45
Walton Walker (1889-1950)
46
Robert Stafford (1913-2006)
47
Meto Jovanovski (1928-2016)
48
Miruts Yifter (1944-2016)