Famous Deaths in October 1948

  • Oct 12 Alfred Kerr, German-British writer, dies at 80
  • Oct 12 Susan Sutherland Isaacs, educational psychologist and psychoanalyst (b. 1885).
  • Oct 13 Samuel S. Hinds, American actor (Raven, Test Pilot), dies at 73
  • Oct 15 Edythe Chapman, American actress (b. 1863)
  • Oct 16 Henry Foley, cricketer (one Test for NZ, scored 2 & 2), dies at 42
  • Oct 18 [Heinrich A H] Walther von Brauchitsch, German fieldmarshal, dies
  • Oct 22 Augustyn Hlond, Polish cardinal, dies
  • Oct 23 Eugeniusz Morawsky-Dabrowa, composer, dies at 71
  • Oct 24 Franz Lehar, Austrian/Hungarian composer (Wiener Frauen), dies at 78
  • Oct 31 Cissy van Marxfield, [Setske Beek-de Han], writer, dies