Famous Deaths in September 1967

  • Sep 1 Ilja Ehrenburg, writer, dies at 76
  • Sep 1 Siegfried L Sassoon, English poet/writer (Counterattack), dies at 80
  • Sep 1 James Dunn, actor (Tree Grows in Brooklyn, 6 Gun Law), dies at 61
  • Sep 1 Ilse Koch, Nazi war criminal (b. 1906)
  • Sep 3 David Cohen, historian and chairman of the Jewish Council, dies at 84
  • Sep 9 Helen Flint, actress (Sea Devils), dies after being hit by a car at 69
  • Sep 11 Tadeusz Żyliński, Polish technician and textilist (b. 1904)
  • Sep 13 Russell L Rogers, USAF/astronaut (X-20), dies in explosion at 38
  • Sep 14 Mohammed Abdul Hakim Amer, Egyptian vice-PM, commits suicide at 47
  • Sep 15 Eva McKenzie, sister of Ida Mae/actress (Virtuous Husband), dies at 78
  • Sep 15 Hans Haug, Swiss classical composer, dies at 67
  • Sep 18 John Cockcroft, British physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1897)
  • Sep 19 Martin Block, TV announcer (Chesterfield Supper Club), dies at 64
  • Sep 19 Zinaida Serebriakova, Russian painter (b. 1884)
  • Sep 19 Monica Proietti, Canadian criminal (b. 1940)
  • Sep 20 Henri Mulet, French composer, dies at 88
  • Sep 24 Orville Caldwell, Deputy Major (LA-1940), dies at 71
  • Sep 24 Robert H van Gulik, diplomat/writer (Judge Tie), dies
  • Sep 27 Felix Yussupov, Russian aristocrat, dies at 80
  • Sep 29 Carson McCullers, US author (Heart is a Lonely Hunter), dies at 50
  • Sep 29 Ludwig Donath, actor (Torn Curtain, Sirocco), dies of leukemia at 67