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
Nancy Spungen (1958-1978)
6
Conchata Ferrell (1943-2020)
7
Dylan Rieder (1988-2016)
8
Carlo Acutis (1991-2006)
9
Lola Hartley (2006-2019)
10
Matthew Shepard (1976-1998)
11
Sonja Henie (1912-1969)
12
Tom Mix (1880-1940)
13
Queen Wilhelmine (1774-1837)
14
Edith Cavell (1865-1915)
15
Gene Vincent (1935-1971)
16
Alf Landon (1887-1987)
17
Ricky Wilson (1953-1985)
18
Elizabeth Fry (1780-1845)
19
Katharine Burr Blodgett (1898-1979)
20
Margaret E. Knight (1838-1914)
21
Patricia Breslin (1931-2011)
22
Roger B. Taney (1777-1864)
23
Pink Anderson (1900-1974)
24
Ray Conniff (1916-2002)
25
Johnny Olson (1910-1985)
26
Leon Ames (1902-1993)
27
Rene Lacoste (1904-1996)
28
Regis Toomey (1898-1991)
29
Dennis Ritchie (1941-2011)
30
Robert Stephenson (1803-1859)
31
Joan Leslie (1925-2015)
32
Joseph W. Stilwell (1883-1946)
33
Audrey Mestre (1974-2002)
34
Dean Acheson (1893-1971)
35
Aline Macmahon (1899-1991)
36
Anatole France (1844-1924)
37
Mary Pinchot Meyer (1920-1964)
38
Lonny Chapman (1920-2007)
39
Melvin A. Cook (1911-2000)
40
Oscar Hijuelos (1951-2013)
41
Willie Shoemaker (1931-2003)
42
Tony Jannus (1889-1916)
43
George Mueller (1918-2015)
44
John James Herrera (1910-1986)
45
Joan Kroc (1928-2003)
46
Blind John Davis (1913-1985)
47
Alphonso Williams (1962-2019)
48
Simon Kimbangu (1887-1951)