Famous Deaths in September 1950

  • Sep 6 Arthur Hill, cricketer (3 Tests), dies
  • Sep 6 Olaf Stapledon, British writer and philosopher (b. 1886)
  • Sep 11 John C Smuts, co-found British RAF/South African PM (1919..48), dies at 80
  • Sep 11 S M H Colah, cricketer (69 runs in India's 1st 2 tests 1932-33), dies
  • Sep 13 Sara Allgood, Irish actress (Jane Eyre, Spiral Staircase), dies at 56
  • Sep 15 Vojtech Rihovsky, composer, dies at 79
  • Sep 16 Pedro De Cordoba, actor (Club Havana, Swamp Fire), dies at 68
  • Sep 21 Arthur Milne, English Astrophysicist (kinematic relativity), dies of a heart attack at 54
  • Sep 23 Sam Barry, American basketball player and coach (b. 1892)
  • Sep 29 Balthazar H Verhagen, Neth/South African dramatist/writer, dies