Deaths in 2019
The following is a list of deaths that should be noted in December 2019. For deaths that should be noted before the month that the world is in, please see "Months". Names under each date are noted in the order of the alphabet by last name or pseudonym. Deaths of non-humans are noted here also if it is worth noting.
Each listing of a death must have a source. If no reference is included, the death notice will be removed. The following are the requirements of adding a name to the list in its order: name, age, where they came from, what the person is known for, cause of death (if known) and a source.
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- Henri Biancheri, 87, French football player (Monaco, Angers) and executive (Monaco).
- Lil Bub, 8, American celebrity cat (Lil Bub & Friendz), bone infection.
- Shelley Morrison, 83, American actress (Will & Grace, The Flying Nun, General Hospital), heart failure.
- Paul Sirba, 59, American Roman Catholic prelate, Bishop of Duluth (since 2009), heart attack.
- Pat Sullivan, 69, American Hall of Fame football player (Auburn Tigers, Atlanta Falcons, Washington Redskins) and coach, Heisman Trophy winner (1971), problems caused by throat cancer.
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- George Atkinson III, 27, American football player (Oakland Raiders, Kansas City Chiefs, New York Jets).
- Jimmy Cavallo, 92, American rock saxophonist and actor (Rock, Rock, Rock!), heart failure.
- D. C. Fontana, 80, American television writer (Star Trek, The Streets of San Francisco, The Waltons), cancer.
- Francesco Janich, 82, Italian football player (Lazio, Bologna, national team).
- Robert K. Massie, 90, American historian (Peter the Great: His Life and World), Pulitzer Prize winner (1981), President of the Authors Guild (1987–1991), problems caused by Alzheimer’s disease.
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- Thomas Elsaesser, 76, German movie historian and critic.
- Ján Eugen Kočiš, 93, Slovak-born Czech Ruthenian Greek Catholic hierarch, Auxiliary Bishop of Apostolic Exarchate of Czech Republic (2004–2006).
- Leonard Goldberg, 85, American movie and television producer (Charlie's Angels, Blue Bloods, WarGames), problems caused from a fall.
- Rosa Morena, 78, Spanish flamenco pop singer ("Échale guindas al pavo") and actress (El Retorno del Hombre Lobo, Flor Salvage), breast cancer.
- Margaret Morgan Lawrence, 105, American psychiatrist and psychoanalyst.
- Bob Willis, 70, English cricketer (Surrey, Warwickshire, national team).
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- Marvin Goodfriend, 69, American economist.
- Robert Walker, 79, American actor (Ensign Pulver, The Ceremony, Star Trek), Golden Globe winner (1964).
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- Janusz Dzięcioł, 65, Polish reality show winner (Big Brother) and politician, MP (since 2007), car crash.
- Ron Leibman, 82, American actor (Angels in America, Norma Rae, Kaz), Tony winner (1993), problems caused by pneumonia.
- Kimmi Lewis, 62, American politician, member of the Colorado House of Representatives (since 2017), breast cancer.
- Stoyanka Mutafova, 97, Bulgarian actress (The Tied Up Balloon, Toplo, Whale).
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- Berkley Bedell, 98, American politician and businessman, member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Iowa's 6th congressional district (1975–1987) and founder of Berkley, problems caused by a stroke.
- Reinhard Bonnke, 79, German Pentecostal evangelist.
- Ron Saunders, 87, English football player (Portsmouth) and manager (Aston Villa, Birmingham City).
- Zaza Urushadze, 53, Georgian movie director (Tangerines), heart attack.
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- Ancien joueur et directeur sportif de Monaco, Henri Biancheri est mort (in French)
- Internet sensation 'Lil Bub' passes away
- Veteran ‘Will and Grace’ actress Shelley Morrison dies at 83
- Duluth bishop Sirba dies unexpectedly
- Pat Sullivan, former Auburn quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner, dies at 69
- Former Raiders player George Atkinson III dead at 27, reports say
- Syracuse’s ‘father of rock’n roll,’ Jimmy Cavallo, dies at 92
- D.C. Fontana, famed writer for Star Trek, dies at 80
- È morto Franco Janich, ex calciatore di Bologna e Lazio (in Italian)
- Robert K. Massie, Narrator of Russian History, Is Dead at 90
- Language Movement warrior Rawshan Ara Bachchu passes away
- Filmtheoretiker Thomas Elsaesser ist tot (in German)
- Zomrel gréckokatolícky emeritný biskup Ján Eugen Kočiš (in Slovak)
- Leonard Goldberg, Producer of 'Charlie's Angels' and 'Blue Bloods,' Dies at 85
- Muere en Badajoz la cantante Rosa Morena (in Spanish)
- RIP: Margaret Morgan Lawrence, lay champion of peace and reconciliation work, dies at 105
- Bob Willis: Former England cricket captain dies aged 70
- Marvin Goodfriend, Economist and Former Fed Nominee, Dies at 69
- Robert Walker Jr., 'Star Trek' Actor and Son of Hollywood Superstars, Dies at 79
- Janusz Dzięcioł nie żyje. Kim był były poseł? 65-latek zginął na przejeździe kolejowym (in Polish)
- Ron Leibman Dies: Actor In ‘Norma Rae’ And ‘Angels In America’ Was 82
- Rep. Kimmi Lewis, “true champion” for rural Colorado, dies
- Bulgarian Mutafova, one of world's oldest actresses on stage, passes away at 97
- Former Iowa Congressman Berkley Bedell dead at 98 after suffering stroke
- Evangelist Reinhard Bonnke is dead
- Ron Saunders dead: Former Aston Villa, Birmingham and West Brom manager dies, aged 87
- Zaza Urushadze, Director of 'Tangerines,' Dies at 53