Famous Deaths in August 1912

  • Aug 7 Fran├žois-Alphonse Forel, Swiss hydrologist (b. 1841)
  • Aug 13 Jules EF Massenet, French opera composer (Werther, Manon), dies at 70
  • Aug 19 Alfonse Hasselmans, composer, dies at 67
  • Aug 20 William Booth, English minister/founder (Leader des Heils), dies
  • Aug 24 Alfred Berger, Austrian playwright, dies at 59