December 5 Deaths

1
Nelson Mandela (1918-2013)
2
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
3
Claude Monet (1840-1926)
4
Joe Jackson (1887-1951)
5
Phillis Wheatley (1753-1784)
6
Dynamite Kid (1958-2018)
7
Johnny Hallyday (1943-2017)
8
Sara Carreira (1999-2020)
9
Jayalalithaa (1948-2016)
10
John Hamman (1927-2000)
11
Dave Brubeck (1920-2012)
12
Alexandre Dumas (1802-1870)
13
Violetta Villas (1938-2011)
14
Nina Foch (1924-2008)
15
Jorge Negrete (1911-1953)
16
Big Syke (1975-2016)
17
Sonia Delaunay (1885-1979)
18
Ne Win (1910-2002)
19
Beverly Garland (1926-2008)
20
Don Meredith (1938-2010)
21
Roone Arledge (1931-2002)
22
Charlie Ross (1885-1950)
23
Lisa McPherson (1959-1995)
24
Jim Rohn (1930-2009)
25
Clair Cameron Patterson (1922-1995)
26
Oscar Niemeyer (1907-2012)
27
Rudy Pompilli (1924-1976)
28
Claudius Dornier (1884-1969)
29
Peter Boizot (1929-2018)
30
Benjamin Holt (1849-1920)
31
Walter Gropius (1883-1969)
32
David Bronstein (1924-2006)
33
Solamalay Namasivayam (1926-2013)
34
Bob Berg (1951-2002)
35
Robert Lowry (1919-1994)
36
Rahsaan Roland Kirk (1935-1977)
37
Sri Aurobindo (1872-1950)
38
Mary Quinn Sullivan (1877-1939)
39
Soeiro Pereira Gomes (1909-1949)
40
Peter Alliss (1931-2020)
41
Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman (1886-1974)
42
Eliza R. Snow (1804-1887)
43
Robert Watson-Watt (1892-1973)
44
Vachel Lindsay (1879-1931)
45
David Burnet (1788-1870)
46
Wilf Carter (1904-1996)
47
Kenny Dorham (1924-1972)
48
Petras Kalpokas (1880-1945)