Famous Deaths in March 1916

  • Mar 2 Elisabeth OL, [Carmen Sylva], Queen of Romania, dies at 72
  • Mar 4 Franz Marc, German painter/co-founder (Blaue Reiter), killed at 36
  • Mar 9 Ken Hutchings, cricketer (exciting England batsman, WWI), dies
  • Mar 12 M v Ebner-Eschenbach, writer, dies at 39
  • Mar 19 Vasily Surikov, Russian painter (b. 1848)
  • Mar 20 Ota Benga, Congolese pygmy (b. 1884)
  • Mar 21 Victor de Stuers, Dutch art expert, dies at 72
  • Mar 24 Enrique y Campina Granados, Sp opera composer (Goyescas), drowns at 48

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Mar 27 Susan Blow, American educator who pioneered kindergarten education and was known as the "Mother of the Kindergarten", dies at 72

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