Famous Deaths in September 1927

  • Sep 12 Walther Amelung, German archaeologist, dies at 61
  • Sep 12 Sarah Frances Whiting, American physicist and astronomer (b. 1847)
  • Sep 14 Isadora Duncan, American free form/interpretative dancer, dies at 50 due to her scarf becoming entangled in her car's wheel
  • Sep 15 Herman Gorter, socialist/poet (Mai, Pan), dies at 62
  • Sep 19 Michael Peter Ancher, Danish painter (b. 1849)
  • Sep 20 George Nichols, actor (His Favorite Pastime, Star Boarder), dies at 62
  • Sep 22 Giannotto Bastianelli, composer, dies at 44
  • Sep 29 Willem Einthoven, Dutch physiologist (Nobel-1924), dies at 67
  • Sep 29 Arthur Achleitner, German writer (b. 1858)