Famous Deaths in June 1943

  • Jun 1 Leslie Howard, actor (Romeo & Juliet), Nazis shot down his plane at 50
  • Jun 1 Wilfrid B. Israel, Jewish activist
  • Jun 3 Folkert E Posthuma, Min of Agriculture, dies
  • Jun 4 Jean du Bela, singer/actor (Sobibor), dies at 39
  • Jun 6 Karl Landsteiner, Austrian/US pathologist (Nobel 1930), dies at 74
  • Jun 11 Sam[uel] de Vries, actor (Boefje, In Sobibor), dies at 50
  • Jun 13 Kočo Racin, Macedonian poet (b. 1908)
  • Jun 15 Cecil Parkin, cricketer (32 wkts in 10 Tests for Eng 1920-24), dies
  • Jun 25 Spencer Charters, actor (Big Town Girl, St Louis Kid), dies at 68
  • Jun 26 Fritz Schmidt, Nazi commissioner in Holland, commits suicide at 39