Famous Deaths in September 1902

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Sep 5 Rudolf Virchow, German pathologist and politician, dies at 80

Anthropologist/Pathologist Rudolf Virchow
Anthropologist/Pathologist
Rudolf Virchow
  • Sep 6 Frederick A Able, English chemist/inventor (cordiet), dies at 75
  • Sep 6 Philip James Bailey, English poet (Universal hymn), dies at 86
  • Sep 7 Franz Wullner, composer, dies at 70
  • Sep 9 Titus AJ van Asch van Wijck, Governor of Suriname (1891-97), dies at 53
  • Sep 14 Reinhold Finsterbusch, composer, dies at 76
  • Sep 19 Maria Hendrika, Queen of the Belgians, dies
  • Sep 23 John Wesley Powell, US geologist (Grand Canyon), dies at 68

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Sep 26 Levi Strauss, American clothing manufacturer, dies at 73

Fashion Designer Levi Strauss
Fashion Designer
Levi Strauss
  • Sep 28 Emile Zola, French writer (Nana/Germinal/J'accuse), dies at 62
  • Sep 29 Iosif Ivanovici, composer, dies
  • Sep 29 William Topaz McGonagall, British poet (b. 1825)