Famous Deaths in June 1951

  • Jun 1 Rafael Altamira Crevea, Spanish lawyer/historian, dies at 85
  • Jun 2 Alain, [Emile-Auguste Chartier], French philosopher, dies at 83
  • Jun 2 John Erskine, US writer/poet/pianist (Venus Love Goddess), dies at 71
  • Jun 4 Serge Koussevitsky, conductor/composer, dies at 76
  • Jun 6 Lionel Hallam, British cricketer (England capt 1921), dies at 61
  • Jun 6 Olive Tell, American actress (b. 1894)
  • Jun 7 Bobel, Braune, Naumann, Ohlendorf, Pohl, Schallenmair & Otto Schmidt, Nazi war criminals, hanged
  • Jun 8 Eugène Fiset, French Canadian military officer and politician (b. 1874)
  • Jun 11 Montagu Odd, cricket bat-maker (W G Grace), dies
  • Jun 14 Hendrik Baels, Belgian politician, dies at 73
  • Jun 17 Carl Vogler, Swiss composer, dies at 77
  • Jun 19 Angelos Sikelianos, Greek poet (b. 1884)
  • Jun 21 Charles Dillon Perrine, American-born astronomer, dies at 83
  • Jun 23 Armin Knab, German composer (Wunderhorn), dies at 70