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Events 2009   Jan  Feb  Mar  Apr  May  Jun  Jul  Aug  Sep  Oct  Nov  Dec 
Events in December 2009

Dec. 1 S. K. Singh (77), Rajasthan Governor and the nation's longest serving envoy to Pakistan between 1985 and 1989, after a prolonged illness, in New Delhi. Full Story
Dec. 3 Richard Todd (90), actor, who re-enacted his wartime exploits in the 1962 film The Longest Day and was Ian Fleming's choice to play James Bond of cancer at his home in Lincolnshire in central England. Full Story
Dec. 6 Bina Rai (78), the eternal Anarkali of Bollywood, of cardiac arrest in Mumbai. Full Story
Dec. 10 Dilip Chitre (71), renowned poet and filmmaker at his Pune residence. Full Story
Dec. 13 Paul Anthony Samuelson (94), one of the leading economists of the 20th century, at his home in Belmont, Massachussetts. He was the American to be awarded Economics Nobel in 1970. Full Story
T. S. Satyan (85), renowned photojournalist of brain haemorrhage at a hospital in Bangalore. Full Story
Mira Sinha Bhattacharjea (79), one of the world's leading scholars of China who was instrumental in founding the Institute of Chinese Studies, in New Delhi after a brief illness.
Dec. 17 Jennifer Jones (90), who won an Oscar for her role in the 1943 movie The Song of Bernadette, at her home in Malibu near Los Angeles. Full Story
Dec. 19 Kim Peek (58), the inspiration for the autistic character Raymond Babbitt in the 1988 film Rain Man of heart attack in his home town of Salt Lake City, Utah.
Dec. 20 Brittany Murphy (32), Hollywood actor noted for her roles in movies like The White Hotel and Clueless at her home in Los Angeles after a cardiac arrest. Full Story
Dec. 26 Yves Rocher (79) founder of the beauty brand that carried his name in Paris.
Dec. 28 Ravi Mohan (52), RIL Executive Director of cardiac arrest in Mumbai. Full Story
Dec. 30 Vishnuvardhan (59), Kannada actor of cardiac arrest in Mysore. Full Story


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