Famous Deaths in March 1937

  • Mar 2 Gustav Wohlgemuth, composer, dies at 73
  • Mar 6 Frank Vosper, actor/writer (Jew Suss), dies at 37
  • Mar 8 Albert Verwey, Dutch poet/literature historian (Motion), dies at 71

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Mar 8 Howie Morenz, Canadian ice hockey player, dies of a heart attack at 34

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  • Mar 9 Paul Elmer More, American critic and essayist (b. 1864)
  • Mar 10 Yevgeny Zamyatin, Russian writer (b. 1884)
  • Mar 11 Paul Scheinpflug, composer, dies at 61
  • Mar 11 Joseph S. Cullinan, American oil industrialist (b. 1860)
  • Mar 12 Charles-Marie-Jean-Albert Widor, French organist/composer, dies at 93
  • Mar 12 Jeno Hubay, Hungarian composer, dies at 78
  • Mar 15 H. P. Lovecraft, American horror writer (At the Mountains of Madness, Weird Tales), dies at 46
  • Mar 16 J Austen Chamberlain, English Minister of Foreign Affairs (Nobel), dies at 73
  • Mar 19 Horacio Quiroga, Uruguayan author/poet, commits suicide at 58
  • Mar 23 Helge Rode, Danish poet/essayist, dies at 66
  • Mar 25 John Drinkwater, English poet/playwright (Bird in Hand), dies at 54
  • Mar 26 Albert Relf, cricketer (13 Tests for England 1903-14), commits suicide
  • Mar 29 Karol Szymanowski, Polish/Ukraine composer (Stabat Mater), dies at 54