The following is a list of notable world figures who died on November 30th.

  1. 1016 - Edmund II of England
  2. 1580 - Richard Farrant, English composer
  3. 1626 - Thomas Weelkes, English composer
  4. 1654 - John Selden, English jurist and oriental scholar (b. 1584)
  5. 1675 - Cæcilius Calvert, 2nd Baron Baltimore, colonial Governor of Maryland (b. 1605)
  6. 1703 - Nicolas de Grigny, French organist and composer (b. 1672)
  7. 1705 - Catherine of Braganza, wife of Charles II of England (b. 1638)
  8. 1718 - King Charles XII of Sweden (b. 1682)
  9. 1761 - John Dollond, British optician (b. 1706)
  10. 1765 - George Glas, British merchant and adventurer (b. 1725)
  11. 1900 - Oscar Wilde, Irish writer (b. 1854)
  12. 1901 - Edward John Eyre, British explorer (b. 1815)
  13. 1920 - Vladimir May-Mayevsky, Russian counter-revolutionary (b. 1867)
  14. 1933 - Sir Arthur Currie, Canadian general (b. 1875)
  15. 1935 - Fernando Pessoa, Portuguese poet (b. 1888)
  16. 1943 - Etty Hillesum, Dutch diarist (executed) (b. 1914)
  17. 1953 - Francis Picabia, French painter and poet (b. 1857)
  18. 1954 - Wilhelm Furtwängler, German conductor (b. 1886)
  19. 1955 - Josip Štolcer-Slavenski, Croatian composer (b. 1896)
  20. 1957 - Beniamino Gigli, Italian tenor (b. 1890)
  21. 1958 - Hubert Wilkins, Australian polar explorer (b. 1888)
  22. 1967 - Patrick Kavanagh, Irish poet (b. 1904)
  23. 1987 - Simon Carmiggelt, Dutch journalist and writer (b. 1913)
  24. 1989 - Alfred Herrhausen, German banker, murdered (Deutsche Bank) (b. 1930)
  25. 1993 - Sebastian Kappen, Indian theologian (b. 1924)
  26. 1993 - David Houston, American country music singer (b. 1938)
  27. 1994 - Guy Debord, French writer and filmmaker (b. 1931)
  28. 1996 - Tiny Tim, American entertainer (b. 1932)
  29. 1997 - Kathy Acker, American author (b. 1947)
  30. 1997 - Randy Walker (AKA Stretch), American musician (b. 1972)
  31. 1999 - Charlie Byrd, American jazz guitarist (b. 1925)
  32. 2002 - Tim Woods, American professional wrestler (b. 1934)
  33. 2003 - Gertrude Ederle, American swimmer (b. 1906)
  34. 2004 - Pierre Berton, Canadian author (b. 1920)
  35. 2005 - Jean Parker, American actress (b. 1915)