Famous Deaths in October 1937

  • Oct 9 August de Boeck, composer, dies at 72
  • Oct 9 George AA Alting van Geusau, Dutch min of war (1918-20), dies at 73
  • Oct 15 James Marcus, American actor (The Eagle, The Lonely Trail) dies at 70
  • Oct 16 Jean de Brunhoff, French writer (b. 1899)
  • Oct 19 Betty Carver, wife of English WWII Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery, dies

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Oct 19 Ernest Rutherford, New Zealand physicist (Nobel Prize 1908), dies at 66

  • Oct 26 Józef Dowbór-Muśnicki, Polish general (b. 1867)