October 12 Deaths

1
Wilt Chamberlain (1936-1999)
2
John Denver (1943-1997)
3
Robert E. Lee (1807-1870)
4
Thomas Mikal Ford (1964-2016)
5
Conchata Ferrell (1943-2020)
6
Dylan Rieder (1988-2016)
7
Nancy Spungen (1958-1978)
8
Matthew Shepard (1976-1998)
9
Edith Cavell (1865-1915)
10
Sonja Henie (1912-1969)
11
Carlo Acutis (1991-2006)
12
Queen Wilhelmine (1774-1837)
13
Ricky Wilson (1953-1985)
14
Margaret E. Knight (1838-1914)
15
Elizabeth Fry (1780-1845)
16
Alf Landon (1887-1987)
17
Gene Vincent (1935-1971)
18
Johnny Olson (1910-1985)
19
Ray Conniff (1916-2002)
20
Pink Anderson (1900-1974)
21
Tom Mix (1880-1940)
22
Melvin A. Cook (1911-2000)
23
Robert Stephenson (1803-1859)
24
Joan Leslie (1925-2015)
25
Rene Lacoste (1904-1996)
26
Dennis Ritchie (1941-2011)
27
Audrey Mestre (1974-2002)
28
Kisho Kurokawa (1934-2007)
29
Leon Ames (1902-1993)
30
Lonny Chapman (1920-2007)
31
Regis Toomey (1898-1991)
32
Katharine Burr Blodgett (1898-1979)
33
Dean Acheson (1893-1971)
34
George Mueller (1918-2015)
35
Oscar Hijuelos (1951-2013)
36
Willie Shoemaker (1931-2003)
37
Patricia Breslin (1931-2011)
38
Joan Kroc (1928-2003)
39
Joseph W. Stilwell (1883-1946)
40
John James Herrera (1910-1986)
41
Blind John Davis (1913-1985)
42
Simon Kimbangu (1887-1951)
43
Mary Pinchot Meyer (1920-1964)
44
Philleo Nash (1909-1987)
45
Celia Lovsky (1897-1979)
46
Aline Macmahon (1899-1991)
47
Leon Errol (1881-1951)
48
Roger B. Taney (1777-1864)