Famous Deaths in July 1957

  • Jul 3 Richard Mohaupt, German composer (Bucolica), dies at 52
  • Jul 3 Dolf Luque, baseball player (b. 1890)
  • Jul 4 Judy Tyler, actress (Princess-Howdy Doody), dies at 24 in car crash
  • Jul 5 Charles Sherwood Noble, American-born inventor
  • Jul 8 Grace Goodhue Coolidge, 1st lady (1923-29), dies at 78
  • Jul 8 Henry Fevrier, composer, dies at 81
  • Jul 8 William Cadbury, chocolate maker, dies at 89
  • Jul 9 Alexander Fyodorovich Gedike, composer, dies at 80
  • Jul 9 Manfred Julius Susskind, South African cricketer (1924 Test series), dies
  • Jul 10 Sholem Asch, Polish/Israeli writer (East River), dies at 77

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Jul 11 Aga Khan III, Pakistani 48th Shia Iman, dies at 79

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  • Jul 15 George Cleveland, actor (Grampa-Lassie), dies at 74
  • Jul 15 Marie C of Zeggelen, author (Dessajongen), dies at 87
  • Jul 15 James M. Cox, American politician (b. 1870)
  • Jul 15 Vasily Maklakov, Russian orator and liberal politician (b. 1869)
  • Jul 19 Curzio Malaparte, [Kurt E Suckert], Italian author (Kaputt), dies at 59
  • Jul 20 Phil Hanna, singer (Once Upon a Tune), dies at 46
  • Jul 21 Bernard Spooner, US inventor (bulletproof jacket), dies
  • Jul 21 Rockley Wilson, cricketer (bro of Clem, Test for England 1921), dies
  • Jul 23 G Tomasi di Lampedusa, writer, dies at 61
  • Jul 24 Sacha Guitry, actor/playwright/director (Lovers & Thieves), dies at 72
  • Jul 26 Carlos Castillo Armas, president of Guatemala, murdered
  • Jul 28 Edith Abbott, American social worker, educator, and author (b. 1876)
  • Jul 30 Sem Dresden, Dutch composer/conductor, dies at 76