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Historical Events

Events 1 - 100 of 313

Jan 1st - Norway's capital Christiania changes name to Oslo
Jan 1st - 11th Rose Bowl: Notre Dame beats Stanford, 27-10
Jan 2nd - Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region established (now in Tadzhik SSR)
Jan 3rd - Benito Mussolini dissolves Italian parliament/becomes dictator
Jan 4th - French psychologist Emil Coué brings his self-esteem therapy to US "Every day in every way I am getting better & better"
Jan 5th - James Gleason & Richard Tabers "Is zat so?" premieres in NYC
Jan 5th - Nellie Taylor Ross became governor of Wyoming, 1st woman governor in USA
Jan 5th - Under Polish control, Danzig establishes Port Gdansk post office
Jan 5th - French Baseball Federation awards silver medals to John McGraw, Charlie Comiskey, & Hugh Jennings
Jan 6th - Paavo Nurmi, sets indoor record, 4:13.6 mile & 14:44.6 5,000m
Jan 6th - Mussolini forms a cabinet composed entirely of Fascists, Italy
Jan 7th - Musical "Big Boy" with Al Jolson premieres in NYC
Jan 8th - 1st all-female US state supreme court appointed, Texas
Italian Dictator Benito MussoliniItalian Dictator Benito Mussolini Jan 9th - German Postal Minister A Hofle resigns due to corruption
Jan 10th - France-Saarland forms
Jan 10th - Miriam (Ma) Ferguson sworn in as TX gov, nation's 2nd woman governor
Jan 10th - Allies refuse to evacuate the Cologne area of Germany as agreed
Jan 11th - Frank Kellogg replaces Charles Hughes on as US Sect of State
Jan 12th - John Howard Lawson's "Processional" premieres in NYC
Jan 14th - Alban Berg's atonale opera "Wozzeck" premieres in Berlin
Jan 15th - Hans Luther forms German government, with DNVP
Jan 16th - Gen M Froense replaces Trotsky as People's Commissioner of Defense
Jan 16th - In the aftermath of Lenin's death, Stalin and Trotsky battle for leadership; today, Trotsky resigns as chairman of the Russian Revolutionary Military Council
Jan 19th - -48°F (-44°C), Van Buren, Maine (state record)
Jan 20th - The Soviet and Japan sign a convention resuming relations: Russia agrees to limit revolutionary activity of the Third Communist International, while Japan agrees to leave the Sakhalin
Russian Revolutionary Leon TrotskyRussian Revolutionary Leon Trotsky Jan 21st - Albanian parliament announces itself a republic; Ahmed Zogoe president
Jan 22nd - Albania Republic proclaimed under Pres Achmed Zogu
Jan 24th - Moving picture of a solar eclipse taken from dirigible over Long Island
Jan 24th - Sandler follows Branting as premier of Sweden
Jan 28th - -46°F (-43°C), Pittsburgh, New Hampshire (state record)
Jan 29th - British Liberal Party chooses David Lloyd George as leader
Jan 30th - Turkish government throws out Constantine VI of Constantinople
Jan 31st - Premier Ahmed Zogu becomes president of Angola
Jan 31st - 18th Women's Australasian Championships: Daphne Akhurst beats Esna Boyd (1-6, 8-6, 6-4)
Jan 31st - 18th Men's Australasian Championships: James Anderson beats Gerald Patterson (11-9, 2-6, 6-2, 6-3)
Feb 1st - 1st national conference of KPD's Rotfrontkämpferbund in Berlin
Feb 2nd - Belgian episcopacy rejects liberalism, communism & socialism
Feb 2nd - Dogsleds reach Nome with emergency diphtheria serum after 1000-km
Feb 2nd - NL holds Golden Jubilee Year meeting at same hotel where NL began
Feb 8th - Kaufman & Berlin's "cocoanuts" premieres in NYC
Feb 8th - Marcus Garvey enters federal prison in Atlanta
Feb 9th - German Minister Stresemann proposes security treaty with France
Feb 9th - Haifa Technion (Israel) opens
Feb 10th - 1st waterless gas storage tank put into service, Michigan City, Ind
Feb 10th - AL decides to alternate leagues for game 1 of World Series each year
Feb 12th - 1st federal arbitration law approved by Congress
Feb 12th - E Thieffry departs with Handley Page for the Belgian Congo
Feb 12th - Estonia bans communist Party
Feb 13th - US Congress makes Surpreme Court appeal more difficult
Feb 14th - State of emergency crisis in Bavaria ends, NSDAP re-allowed
Feb 21st - 1st issue of "New Yorker" magazine published
Feb 21st - Mass meeting of SPD's Reichsbanner Black-Red-Gold in Magdeburg
Feb 24th - Thermite explosive 1st used to break up ice jam, Waddington, NY
Feb 25th - Glacier Bay National Monument established in Alaska
Feb 25th - US female Figure Skating championship won by Beatrix Loughran
Feb 25th - US Men's Figure Skating championship won by Nathaniel Niles
Feb 25th - The diplomatic relations between Japan and the Soviet Union were established.
Feb 26th - Jihad against Turkish government
Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf HitlerDictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler Feb 27th - Hitler resurrects NSDAP political party in Munich
Feb 27th - Test Cricket debut of Clarrie Grimmett, who took 5-45 & 6-37 v England
Feb 28th - "Tea For Two" by Marion Harris hit #1
Feb 28th - Congress authorizes a special handling stamp
Feb 28th - Longest win streak in Toronto Maple Leaf history (9 games)
Feb 28th - Theater Museum of Amsterdam forms
Mar 2nd - Dutch Socialists demand drastic disarmament
Mar 2nd - Japan's House of Representatives recognizes male suffrage
Mar 2nd - Nationwide road numbering system & US shield marker adopted
Mar 2nd - SDAP-Second-Faction of parliament demands drastic disarmament
Mar 4th - Pres Coolidge's inauguration broadcast live on 21 radio stations
Mar 4th - Swain's Island (near American Samoa) annexed by US
Mar 6th - Belgium annexes Eupen, Malmö dy & Sankt Vith
Mar 7th - American Negro Congress organizes
Mar 9th - Pink's War, the first RAF operation conducted independently of the Army or Navy, begins.
Mar 10th - Walter Mittelholzer is 1st to flies over Demawend mountain, Iran
Mar 12th - British government of Baldwin refuses to ratify Geneva agreement
Mar 13th - NHL Championship: Montreal Canadiens sweep Toronto Arenas in 2 games
Mar 13th - Tennessee makes it unlawful to teach evolution
Mar 18th - (8) 60-MPH tornadoes speed Mo, In, Il, Ky, & Tn kills 689
Pope John XXIIIPope John XXIII Mar 19th - Angelo G Roncalli (later Pope John XXIII) becomes a bishop
Mar 21st - Edinburgh's Murreyfield Stadium officially opens
Mar 21st - Iran adopts Khorshidi solar Hijrah calendar
Mar 21st - The Butler Act, a Tennessee statue, is passed prohibiting the teaching of evolution
Mar 23rd - Tennessee becomes 1st state to outlaw teaching theory of evolution
Mar 24th - KSL-AM in Salt Lake City UT begins radio transmissions
Mar 27th - 84th Grand National: Maj. John Wilson aboard Double Chance wins
Mar 30th - Stalin supports rights of non-Serbian Yugoslavians
Mar 30th - Stanley Cup: Vict Cougars (WCHL) beat Canadiens (NHL), 3 games to 1
Mar 31st - WOWO-AM, Ft Wayne Indiana begins radio transmission (500 watts)
Apr 1st - 1st transmission of Danish state radio
Apr 1st - Hebrew University, Jerusalem dedicated [see May 9, 1925]
Soviet Union Premier Joseph StalinSoviet Union Premier Joseph Stalin Apr 3rd - Great Britain goes back to gold standard
Apr 3rd - Netherlands & Belgium sign accord of Westerschelde
Apr 5th - Belgian Workers Party wins parliamentary election
Apr 5th - Yankees whip Dodgers in exhibition 16-9 but Babe Ruth collapses in NC due to an ulcer
Apr 6th - 1st film shown on an airplane (British Air)
Apr 9th - Babe Ruth rushed to hospital
Apr 10th - Tsaritsyn re-named Stalingrad (now Volgograd)
Apr 10th - Scribners publishes "The Great Gatsby" by F Scott Fitzgerald
Apr 11th - Abd el-Krims Rifkabylen beats French army in Morocco
Apr 13th - Virginia Theater (ANTA, Guild) opens at 245 W 52nd St NYC

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1 - 100 of 664

Jan 1st - George Conner, NFL tackle, linebacker (Chicago Bears)
Jan 1st - Valentina Cortesa, Milan Italy, actress (Kidnap Syndicate)
Jan 1st - Matthew "Stymie" Beard, American actor (d. 1981)
Jan 1st - Raymond Pellegrin, French actor
Jan 2nd - Andry Maryanovich Nikodemovich, composer
Jan 2nd - William J Crowe Jr, Kentucky, chairman joint chief of staff
Jan 2nd - Larry Harmon, American entertainer and TV producer (d. 2008)
Jan 4th - Veikko Hakulinen, Finland, 30K/50K cross country skier (Oly-gold-1956)
Jan 5th - Wolf Morris, actor (Decoy)
Jan 6th - John Z DeLorean, former automaker (DeLorean)
Jan 7th - Gerald Malcolm Durrell, Britain, zoologist/writer (Mockery Bird)
Jan 8th - James Saunders, English chemist/playwright (Ark)
Jan 8th - Helmuth Hubener, German activist (d. 1942)
Jan 9th - Abdelhamid Benhadugah, novelist
Jan 9th - Lee Van Cleef, NJ, actor (For a Few Dollars More, Escape from NY)
Jan 12th - Bill Burrud, Hollywood California, host (Safari to Adventure, Animal World)
Jan 12th - Laurentiu Profeta, composer
Jan 12th - Ralph Legall, cricket wicket-keeper (WI v India 1954)
Jan 12th - Scottie MacGregor, American actress
Jan 13th - Gwen Verdon, LA, actress/singer/dancer (Cotton Club, Sweet Charity)
Jan 13th - Rosemary Murphy, American actress (Margaret-Lucas Tanner), born in Munich, Germany, (d. 2014)
Jan 14th - Yukio Mishima, Japan, novelist (Temple of Golden Pavilion)
Jan 14th - Louis Quilico, Canadian baritone (d. 2000)
Jan 15th - Keith Bentley, international racing cyclist
Jan 15th - Ruth Slenczynska, pianist, born in Sacramento, California
Jan 17th - A H Kardar, cricketer (Pak 1st Test capt, prev played for India)
Jan 17th - Annie Delorie, Dutch opera singer (Scenes & Arias)
Jan 17th - Duane Hanson, US sculptor
Jan 17th - Robert Cormier, American author (d. 2000)
Jan 17th - Edgar Ray Killen, American convict, former preacher and K.K.K. member
Jan 18th - Anthony Joly de Lotbiniere, TV producer
Jan 18th - Gilles Deleuze, philosopher
Jan 18th - Roepie Kruize, Dutch field hockey player (Olympic-Bronze-48/Silver-52)
Jan 19th - Nina [Mary] Bawden, English author (Afternoon of a Good Woman), (d. 2012)
Jan 20th - E Cardenal, writer
Jan 20th - Edwin Gordon, VOA correspondant, born in NYC, New York
Jan 20th - Eugen Gomringer, writer
Jan 20th - George Connol, NFL Hall-of-Famer
Jan 21st - Lola Flores, Cadiz Spain, singer/actress (Kuma Ching, Faraona)
Jan 21st - Oswald "Ossie" Stevens Nock, railway writer
Jan 22nd - Leslie Silver, English paint manufacturer/multi-millionaire
Jan 23rd - Marty Paich, orchestra leader (Sonny & Cher, Glenn Campbell), born in Oakland, California
Ballerina Maria TallchiefBallerina Maria Tallchief (Jan 24th) Jan 24th - Maria Tallchief, Fairfax Ok, ballerina, (d. 2013)
Jan 24th - William Hudson, California, actor (I Led 3 Lives)
Jan 25th - Eric Dempster, cricketer (NZ slow bowl of mid-50's, bowling avg 109.5)
Jan 25th - Giorgos Zampetas, Greek musician and songwriter (d. 1992)
Jan 26th - David Jenkins, Bishop (Durham)
Jan 26th - Desmond Cassidi, British admiral
Jan 26th - Joan Leslie, actress (High Sierra, Yankee Doodle Dandy), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 2015)
Jan 26th - Paul Newman, Cleve, racer/popcorn mogul/actor (Hud, Hombre, Hustler)
Jan 26th - Claude Ryan, Quebec newspaper editor (d. 2004)
Jan 27th - Geoffrey Tucker, British political consultant
Jan 27th - John Bury, designer
Jan 28th - Henry Harris, British professor of medicine
Actor & Entrepreneur Paul NewmanActor & Entrepreneur Paul Newman (Jan 26th) Jan 29th - Anthony George, Endicott NY, actor (Untouchables, Checkmate)
Jan 29th - Lane of Horsell, Lord
Jan 29th - Pier Tania (Meinte Piet), radio/TV host (ANP, De Bezetting)
Jan 30th - Dorothy Malone, American actress (At Gunpoint, Night & Day, Peyton Place), born in Chicago, Illinois
Jan 30th - Douglas Engelbart, American computer scientist, (d. 2013)
Jan 31st - Benjamin Hooks, civil rights leader
Jan 31st - Charles Aidman, Frankfort Ind, narrator (New Twilight Zone)
Jan 31st - Fred Catherwood, MP
Feb 2nd - David Abell Wood, priest
Feb 2nd - Michel Paul Philippot, composer
Feb 2nd - Elaine Stritch, American actress (30 Rock, Company), born in Detroit, Michigan, (d. 2014)
Feb 3rd - John Fiedler, Platville Wisc, actor (Mr Peterson-Newhart)
Feb 3rd - Joop C Swart, Dutch publisher/founder (World Press Photo)
Feb 3rd - Leon Schlumpf, member of the Swiss Federal Council
Feb 4th - Russell Hoban, US children's book author (Riddley Walker/Pilgermann)
Feb 7th - Arthur Berry, artist
Feb 7th - H Eisenreich, writer
Feb 7th - Marius Constant, Rumania, Dutch composer/conductor (Paradise Lost)
Feb 7th - Romolo Valli, actor (Bobby Deerfield, Fistful of Dynamite, La Viaccia)
Feb 8th - Alvin Brehm, composer
Actor Jack LemmonActor Jack Lemmon (Feb 8th) Feb 8th - Jack Lemmon, actor (Days of Wine & Roses, Missing), born in Boston, Massachusetts
Feb 8th - Raimondo d'Inzeo, It, equestrian (Oly-gold/2 silver/3 bronze-1948-76)
Feb 9th - Vic Wertz, baseball player
Feb 9th - Burkhard Heim, German physicist (d. 2001)
Feb 11th - Kim Stanley, [Patricia Reid], Tularosa NM, actress (Right Stuff)
Feb 11th - Peter Berger, British vice-admiral
Feb 11th - Virginia E Johnson, doctor/sexologist (Masters & Johnson)
Feb 11th - Kim Stanley, American actress (d. 2001)
Feb 12th - Sir Anthony Berry, British politician (d. 1984)
Feb 12th - Joan Mitchell, Chicago USA, American painter and printmaker
Feb 13th - Gene Ames, singer
Feb 13th - Jan Arends, Dutch poet/author
Feb 14th - Elliot Lawrence, Phila, orchestra leader (Guide Right, Howard Cosell)
Feb 16th - David Emms, director (London Goodenough Trust for Overseas Graduates)
Feb 16th - PER Bailey, director (Gatwick & Stansted Airports)
Feb 16th - Carlos Paredes, Portuguese guitar master (d. 2004)
Feb 17th - Fritz Behrendt, German/Dutch cartoon character (The Slogan)
Feb 17th - Hal Holbrook, actor (All the President's Men, Mark Twain), born in Cleveland, Ohio
Feb 17th - Ron Goodwin, English composer and conductor (d. 2003)
Feb 18th - George Kennedy, actor (Cool Hand Luke, Airport, Blue Knight), born in NYC, New York
Feb 18th - Marcel Barbeau, Quebec artist
Feb 19th - Jindrich Feld, composer
Feb 19th - Leslie Laing, Linstead Jamaica, 4X400m relayer (Olympic-gold-1952)
Feb 20th - Alex La Guma, Cape Town South Africa, novelist (A Walk in the Night)
Feb 20th - Pramudya Ananta Tur, Javanese author (Anak semua bangsa)
Feb 20th - Robert Altman, Kansas City MO, director (Nashville, M*A*S*H)

Famous Weddings

Weddings 1 - 14 of 14

Irish Politician and Chief of Staff of the IRA Seán MacBrideIrish Politician and Chief of Staff of the IRA Seán MacBride (Jan 26th) Jan 26th - Politician Seán MacBride (21) weds Catalina Bulfin in Dublin, Ireland
Jan 28th - Actress Gloria Swanson (25) weds aristocrat Henri de la Falaise (26) in Paris, France
Feb 7th - Heavyweight boxing champ Jack Dempsey (29) weds actress Estelle Taylor (30)
Apr 15th - Russian writer ("Lolita") Vladimir Nabokov (26) marries fellow Russian writer Vera Evseevna Slonim (23) in Berlin
Apr 23rd - Film producer Samuel Goldwyn (42) weds actress Frances Howard (21)
Jun 7th - Three Stooges leader Moe Howard (28) weds Helen Schonberger
Jul 4th - American writer ("Gone with the Wind") Margaret Mitchell (24) marries 2nd husband John Marsh (29)
Jul 13th - Film producer and co-founder of Walt Disney Productions Walt Disney (23) weds Lillian Bounds (26) at Lewiston's Episcopal Church of the Nativity in Lewiston, Idaho
Premier of the People's Republic of China Zhou EnlaiPremier of the People's Republic of China Zhou Enlai (Aug 8th) Aug 8th - China's Premier Zhou Enlai (27) weds Deng Yingchao (21) in Guangzhou
Aug 11th - Physicist James Chadwick (33) weds Aileen Stewart-Brown
Aug 22nd - Prime Minister of Canada Lester B. Pearson (28) weds teacher Maryon Elspeth Moody (23)
Aug 25th - Suffragette Kate Sheppard (78) weds printer and author William Sidney Lovell-Smith (72) in Christchurch, New Zealand
Oct 4th - Jurist Earl Warren (34) weds Nina Elisabeth Palmquist Meyers
Dec 27th - Inventor George Gallup (24) weds Ophelia Smith Miller

Famous Divorces

Divorces 1 - 1 of 1

President and founder of the Republic of Turkey Mustafa Kemal AtatürkPresident and founder of the Republic of Turkey Mustafa Kemal Atatürk (Aug 5th) Aug 5th - Turkish President Mustafa Kemal Ataturk (44) divorces wife Latife Hanim after 2 years of marriage

Famous Deaths

Deaths 1 - 100 of 107

Jan 12th - Oskar Brefeld, German botanist, dies at 85
Jan 14th - Willem Devout, self employed (V & Dreesmann), dies
Jan 25th - Ivan Vucetic, Croatian anthropologist (b. 1858)
Jan 30th - Jakab Gyula Major, composer, dies at 66
Jan 30th - John F Mellaerts, Flemish social founder (Boerenbond), dies at 79
Feb 2nd - Antti Aarne, Finnish sociologist, dies at 57
Cyclist and Speed Skater Jaap EdenCyclist and Speed Skater Jaap Eden (Feb 2nd) Feb 2nd - Jaap Eden, Dutch world champion cyclist and speed skater, dies at 51
Feb 18th - James Lane Allen, US writer (Choir Invisible), dies at 75
Feb 21st - Alfred Baldwin Sloan, composer, dies at 52
Feb 22nd - Georges/Joris Helleputte, Belgian Catholic minister, dies at 72
Feb 22nd - Nina David, [Mrs Radcliffe N Salomon], poet/author, dies
Feb 22nd - Thomas C Allbutt, English physiologist, dies at 88
Feb 24th - Hjalmar Branting, Prime Minister of Sweden, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize (b. 1860)
Feb 25th - Pedro Miguel Marques y Garcia, composer, dies at 81
Feb 28th - Friedrich Ebert, soc-dem president Germany, dies
Mar 4th - Moritz Moszkowski, Polish/German composer, dies at 70
Mar 4th - James Ward, English psychologist and philosopher (b. 1843)
Mar 4th - John Montgomery Ward, American baseball player (b. 1860)
Mar 10th - John Fillmore Hayford, American Geodesist (theory of isostasy, geodesy science), dies at 56
Mar 11th - Andreas Hallen, composer, dies at 78
Mar 12th - Sun Yat-sen, Chinese revolutionary leader, dies at 58
Mar 13th - Lucille Ricksen, American actress (b. 1909)
Mar 14th - Walter Camp, father of American football, dies at 65
Mar 20th - George N Curzon, British Foreign minister (1919-22), dies at 66
Mar 23rd - Aleksei Kuropatkin, Russian general/minister of War, dies at 76
Mar 27th - Carl G Neumann, German mathematician/physicist, dies at 92
Mar 30th - Rudolf Steiner, Austrian philosopher (anthroposophy), dies at 64
Apr 1st - Francis William Davenport, composer, dies at 77
Apr 14th - Pieter D van Essen, Dutch artillery officer, dies at 54
Apr 15th - John Singer Sargent, US portrait painter, dies at 69
Apr 18th - Charles Ebbets, Pres (Dodgers), dies
Apr 22nd - Andre Caplet, composer, dies at 46
Apr 23rd - Andre Caplet, French composer (Le miroir de Jesus), dies at 45
Apr 25th - George Stephanescu, composer, dies at 81
Apr 28th - Louis F J Bouwmeester, actor (Shakespeare), dies
May 7th - William Hesketh Lever, First Viscount Leverhulme (b. 1851)
May 12th - Alfred Milner, British governor (Cape Colony)/minister, dies at 71
May 12th - Amy Lowell, writer, dies at 51
May 12th - Artur Napoleao dos Santos, composer, dies at 82
May 12th - Amy Lowell, American poet (b. 1874)
May 13th - Boris V Savinkov, Russian writer/terrorist, dies
May 14th - Henry Rider Haggard, English writer (Dawn, She), dies
May 22nd - John [Denton Pinkstone] French, Brit field marshall (WWI), dies at 72
May 27th - Ed McKeever, pres (Bkln Dodgers), dies of pneumonia
May 30th - Arthur Moeller van den Bruck, German historian (b. 1876)
Jun 4th - Gheorghe Dima, composer, dies at 77
Jun 4th - Pierre Louys, [PF Louis], French writer (Aphrodite), dies
Jun 16th - Chittaranjan Das, Indian patriot and freedom fighter (b. 1870)
Jun 16th - Emmett Hardy, American musician (b. 1903)
Jun 20th - Wilhelm Posse, composer, dies at 72
Jun 20th - Josef Breuer, Austrian psychologist (b. 1842)
Jun 21st - Jan H Leopold, poet/classical (translated Omar Khayyam), dies at 60
Jun 22nd - Felix Klein, German mathematician (b. 1849)
Jul 1st - Erik Alfred Leslie Satie, French composer (Dreamy Fish), dies at 59
Jul 1st - Jan P Veth, Dutch painter/lithographer/art historian, dies at 61
Jul 5th - Hjalmar Borgstrom, composer, dies at 61
Jul 7th - Clarence Hudson White American photographer (b.. 1871)
Jul 13th - Gerben Postma [Ids], Fries writer (Lytse Fryske Spraekleare), dies
Jul 14th - Pancho Villa, Filipino world boxing champion (b. 1901)
Jul 18th - Louis Nazaire Bégin, Roman Catholic cardinal and Archbishop of Quebec (b. 1840)
Politician William Jennings BryanPolitician William Jennings Bryan (Jul 26th) Jul 26th - William Jennings Bryan, lawyer (Scopes-monkey trial), dies at 65
Jul 26th - Antonio Ascari, Italian racing driver (b. 1888)
Jul 26th - Gottlob Frege, German Mathematician, dies at 76
Aug 1st - John Pieter Veth, painter/lithographer/etcher/writer, dies at 61
Aug 3rd - William Bruce, cricketer (drowns 14 Tests for Australia 1885-95), dies
Aug 4th - Alfons Van de Perre, Flemish physician, dies
Aug 5th - Jennie Lee (actor), American actress (b. 1848)
Aug 15th - Konrad Mägi, Estonian artist (b. 1878)
Aug 17th - Ioan Slavici, Transylvanian writer of Romanian origin (b. 1848)
Aug 25th - Franz Conrad von Hötzendorf, Austro-Hungarian field marshal (b. 1852)
Sep 7th - John Wesley Work Jr., 1st African-American collector of folk songs and spirituals, dies at 52 or 54
Sep 7th - René [Raphael] Viviani, French premier (1914-15), dies
Sep 16th - Leo Fall, Austria operetta composer (That Pink von Stambul), dies at 52
Sep 16th - Alexander Alexandrovich Friedman, Russian physicist (b. 1888)
Sep 29th - E Runar Schildt, Finnish writer (Galgmannen), dies at 36
Sep 29th - Leon VA Bourgeois, French premier (1895-96, Nobel 1920), dies at 74
Sep 30th - Philip Hutchinson, cricketer (2 Tests for S Afr 1889), dies
Oct 7th - Hubert Platt Main, composer, dies at 86
Oct 7th - Christy Mathewson, American baseball player (b. 1880)
Oct 8th - Abraham PC of Karnebeek, liberal foreign minister (1918-27), dies
Oct 11th - Karl M Lybeck, Fin/Swedish language poet (Samlade Arbeten), dies at 71
Oct 23rd - Vyacheslav Gavrilovich Karatigin, composer, dies at 50
Oct 24th - Jindrich S Baar, Czech pastor/writer (Lusy), dies at 56
Oct 27th - Wilhelm Gericke, composer, dies at 80
Oct 31st - Max Linder, actor (Man in the Silk Hat), dies at 41
Nov 2nd - Antonius J Derkinderen, Dutch painter/etcher, dies at 65
Nov 6th - Khải Định, Emperor of Vietnam
Nov 9th - Daniel Josephus Jitta, lawyer/Dutch state advisor, dies at 71
Nov 12th - Roman Statkowski, composer, dies at 65
Nov 14th - Agnes Marie Jacobina Zimmermann, composer, dies at 78
Nov 20th - Alexandra, Danish princess/Queen of Great Britain, dies at 80
Nov 26th - Johannes Haarklou, composer, dies at 78
Nov 27th - Roger de la Fresnaye, French sculptor/painter, dies
Nov 29th - Karl Flodin, composer, dies at 67
Dec 1st - Vicente Arregui Garay, composer, dies at 54
Dec 2nd - Julio Garreta, composer, dies at 50
Dec 5th - Wilhelmina E Drucker, [Lensing], Dutch feminist, dies at 78
Dec 6th - Dat So la Lee "Dabuda" or Louise Keyser, Native American (Washoe) basket weaver dies aged about 96
Dec 9th - Eugene Gigout, composer, dies at 81
Dec 17th - A N "Monkey" Hornby, cricketer (England capt at Oval 1882), dies

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