Famous Deaths in December 1933

  • Dec 2 Josef Gruber, composer, dies at 78
  • Dec 3 Richard Henry Warren, composer, dies at 74
  • Dec 4 Stefan George, German poet (Das neue Reich), dies at 65
  • Dec 6 Auguste Chapuis, composer, dies at 75
  • Dec 9 Morice Bird, cricketer (scored 280 runs in 10 Tests for England), dies
  • Dec 11 Emile C Wauters, Belgian painter (Van der Goes Klooster), dies at 87
  • Dec 12 Theodore Moses Tobani, composer, dies at 78
  • Dec 17 Hans Vaihinger, German philosopher (Side-Studies), dies at 81
  • Dec 17 Thubten Gyatso, 13th Dalai Lama (b. 1876)
  • Dec 19 George Jackson Churchward, GWR Chief mechanical engineer. (b. 1857)
  • Dec 21 Knud J V Rasmussen, Danish Pole explorer (Thule), dies at 54
  • Dec 25 Francesc MaciĆ , Catalonian statesman (b. 1859)
  • Dec 26 Anatoly Lunacharsky, Russian Marxist revolutionary, author and literary critic, dies at 58
  • Dec 29 Joh Georghe Duca, premier of Romania, murdered