Famous Deaths in 1943 (Part 2)

Deaths 201 - 235 of 235

  • Oct 25 H van Zanten, guerrilla leader on North Sumatra, executed
  • Oct 26 Marc Aurel Stein, Hungarian-born archaeologist (b. 1862)
  • Oct 27 Bela Reinitz, composer, dies at 64
  • Oct 27 Isidor Traube, German Chemist (founded capillary chemistry, research on liquids), dies at 83
  • Oct 29 Adrianus M de Young, writer (Merijntje Gijzen's youth), murdered at 55
  • Oct 31 Max Reinhardt, Austrian stage manager (Turandot), dies
  • Oct 31 Max Reinhardt, German film director (b. 1873)
  • Nov 5 Louis Schelfhout, Dutch painter and graphic artist, dies at 62
  • Nov 7 Dwight Frye, actor (Vampire Bat, Dracula), dies at 44
  • Nov 9 Bernhard Lichtenberg, German clergyman/antifascist, dies at 67
  • Nov 16 Marcel Verhamme, Belgian resistance fighter, executed
  • Nov 17 Paul Charles Rene Landormy, composer, dies at 74
  • Nov 19 Andre Antoine, French stage manager (Theatre Antoine), dies at 85
  • Nov 22 Lorenz Hart, lyricist, dies in NY
  • Nov 22 Pietro Alessandro Yon, composer, dies at 57
  • Nov 23 Ernest Jones, cricketer ("Jonah" Gave WG's beard a close shave), dies
  • Nov 24 Martin Raschke, German author/war correspondent, dies at 38
  • Nov 24 Reina Prince Geerligs, [Leentjes Vandendriesch], anti-fascist, dies
  • Nov 24 Doris Miller, American navy cook (b. 1919)
  • Nov 26 Edward H "Butch" O'hare, US pilot/lt-comdr, dies in battle
  • Nov 27 Ivo Lola Ribar, Croatian communist and partisan (b. 1916)
  • Dec 1 Damrong Rajanubhab, Thai prince and historian (b. 1862)
  • Dec 2 Nordahl Grieg, Norwegian poet/dramatist/novelist (The Defeat), dies at 41
  • Dec 4 Carlo Mierendorff, German politician/antifascist, dies at 46
  • Dec 6 Firmin Baes, Flemish painter, dies at 69
  • Dec 6 Hermann Lohr, composer, dies at 72
  • Dec 7 John Bouber, [Blom], actor/author (Bluejackets), dies at 22

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Dec 15 Thomas W "Fats" Waller, jazz pianist (Hot Chocolate), dies at 39 in KC Missouri

Jazz Musician and Songwriter Fats Waller
Jazz Musician and Songwriter
Fats Waller

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Dec 22 Beatrix Potter, English children's writer and illustrator ("The Tale of Peter Rabbit") dies aged 77

Children's Author Beatrix Potter
Children's Author
Beatrix Potter
  • Dec 23 Theo[dorus J] Thijssen, Dutch writer (Kees de Jongen), dies at 64
  • Dec 25 Ilona Durigo, Hungarian singer, dies at 62
  • Dec 25 Raymond Huntington Woodman, composer, dies at 82
  • Dec 28 Steve Evans, American baseball player (b. 1885)
  • Dec 29 William H Singer, US painter/collector (Singer Museum), dies at 75
  • Dec 30 Hobart Bosworth, American actor (Woman of Affairs, Big Parade), dies at 76