Famous Deaths in September 1951

  • Sep 1 Wolfgang Schulze, [Wols], German drawer/painter, dies at 38
  • Sep 3 Arnold Warren, cricketer (only Test for England), dies
  • Sep 3 Robert Franz Richard Hernried, composer, dies at 67
  • Sep 6 James W. Gerard, American jurist and diplomat (b. 1867)
  • Sep 7 Maria Montez, actress (Arabian Nights, Sudan), dies at 31
  • Sep 8 Jurgen Stroop, Nazi commander of Warsaw Ghetto, executed
  • Sep 8 Maria Montez, actress (Arabian Nights), dies of heart seizure at 33
  • Sep 9 Cecil Gray, Scottish composer and music critic, dies at 56
  • Sep 9 Gibson Gowland, actor (Greed), dies at 74
  • Sep 10 Giuseppe Mule, composer, dies at 66
  • Sep 14 Fritz Busch, German conductor (b. 1890)
  • Sep 15 Jacinto Guerrero, composer, dies at 56
  • Sep 17 Jimmy Yancey, American pianist (b. 1898)
  • Sep 18 John Douglas Cockcroft, physicist, dies
  • Sep 24 Georges Rency, Belgian poet/literature, dies at 75
  • Sep 26 Hans Cloos, German geologist (b. 1885)
  • Sep 29 Bradley Barker, American silent actor and film director, dies at 68
  • Sep 29 Thomas Cahill, American soccer coach (b. 1864)