Famous Deaths in September 1954

  • Sep 3 Eugene Pallette, actor (It's a Date, My Man Godfrey), dies at 65
  • Sep 5 Eugen Schiffer, German politician (b. 1860)
  • Sep 7 Bud Fisher, American cartoonist (b. 1885)
  • Sep 9 Alfred Gradstein, composer, dies at 49
  • Sep 10 Peter Anders, German opera singer, dies
  • Sep 11 Licinio Refice, composer, dies at 69
  • Sep 19 Tibor Harsanyi, composer, dies at 56
  • Sep 21 Kokichi Mikimoto, Japanese inventor (b. 1858)
  • Sep 24 Edward Pilgrim, British suicide hastened by bureaucracy (b. 1904)
  • Sep 25 Eugenio d' Ors y Rovira, Spanish essayist/philosopher, dies at 71
  • Sep 26 Ellen Roosevelt, American tennis player (b. 1868)
  • Sep 28 Bert Lytell, actor (Henry-One Man's Family), dies at 69
  • Sep 30 Percie Charlton, cricketer (2 Tests for Australia 1890), dies