Deaths in History in 1935

  • Jan 6 George P Baker, US playwright (Dramatic Technique), dies at 68
  • Jan 7 Alfred Ewing, Scottish Physicist, dies at 79
  • Jan 16 Ma Barker, American criminal (b. 1871)
  • Feb 3 Hugo Junkers, German engineer (b. 1859)
  • Feb 8 Max Liebermann, Ger impressionist painter/graphic artist, dies at 87
  • Feb 12 Auguste Escoffier, French chef (b. 1846)
  • Feb 13 Violet Paget, British author (Gospels of Anarchy), dies at 78
  • Feb 23 Jan Duiker, Dutch architect (Hotel Gooiland), dies at 44
  • Feb 28 Alexander W F Idenburg, gov-gen of Neth Indies (1909-16), dies at 73

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Mar 6 Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr, American jurist, dies of pneumonia at 93

  • Mar 16 John J R Macleod, Scot/Canadian physiologist (Nobel 1923), dies at 58
  • Mar 16 Aron Nimzowitsch, Latvian-born chess player (b. 1886)
  • Apr 6 Edward Arlington Robinson, US poet, dies
  • Apr 8 Edwin Cannan, economist, dies
  • Apr 14 Amalie Emmy Noether, German mathematician (b. 1882)
  • Apr 18 Ignazio Guidi, Italian orientalist/archaeologist, dies at 90
  • Apr 18 Panait Istrati, Romanian writer (b. 1884)
  • Apr 20 Juliaan de Vriendt, Flemish painter, dies at 92
  • May 11 Edward H Thompson, US archaeologist (Mayan civilization), dies at 78
  • May 12 Józef Pilsudski, Polish statesman and Chief Marshall (1918-22), dies at 67
  • May 15 Kazimir Malevich, Polish/Ukrainian artist (b. 1878)

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May 19 T. E. Lawrence [Lawrence of Arabia], British author, soldier and diplomat famous for his liaison role in Arabia during WWI, dies at 46, in a motorcycle accident in Dorset, England

Soldier and Writer T. E. Lawrence
Soldier and Writer
T. E. Lawrence
  • May 20 Ivans, [Jacob van Schevichaven], lawyer/detective writer, dies at 68
  • May 21 Hugo de Vries, botanist Gruppenweise Artbildung, dies at 87

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May 21 Jane Addams, a founder of ACLU (Nobel 1973), dies at 65

Social Worker and Nobel Laureate Jane Addams
Social Worker and Nobel Laureate
Jane Addams
  • May 25 Sir Frank Watson Dyson, English astronomer (b. 1868)
  • Jun 6 Julian Byng, British army officer (b. 1862)
  • Jun 7 Ivan V Mitsjoerin, Russian botanist, dies
  • Jun 22 Szymon Askenazy, Polish historian, diplomat and politician (b. 1866)
  • Jun 27 Eugene Augustin Lauste, French inventor (b. 1857)
  • Jul 3 André Citroën, French automobile pioneer (b. 1878)
  • Jul 5 Daniel Plooy, Dutch new testament expert, dies at 58
  • Jul 12 Alfred Dreyfus, French officier (Dreyfus Affair), dies at 75
  • Jul 15 Pieter WA Cort van de Linden, Dutch premier (1913-18), dies at 89
  • Jul 17 George William Russell, Irish nationalist, poet and artist (b. 1867)
  • Jul 26 Winsor McCay, American cartoonist (b. 1871)
  • Aug 11 William Watson, British poet (Purple East), dies
  • Aug 12 Friedrich Schottky, German mathematician (b. 1851)
  • Aug 15 Wiley Post, aviation pioneer, killed in plane crash in Alaska at 36
  • Aug 17 Charlotte Perkins Gilman, American feminist, writer and lecturer for social reform, dies at 75
  • Aug 29 Astrid S L T Bernadotte, Queen of Belgium/Princess of Sweden, dies
  • Aug 30 Henri Barbusse, French writer (Le feu), dies at 62
  • Aug 31 Abraham Isaac Kook, rabbi/author (Hokhmat Ha-kodesh), dies
  • Sep 3 Johannes Aengenent, bishop of Haarlem (1928-35), dies at 62
  • Sep 8 Carl Austin Weiss, murderer of Sen Huey Long, shot down
  • Sep 8 Huey P Long, (Sen-La) assassinated at Baton Rouge Capitol building

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Sep 8 Edward L. Doheny, American oil tycoon, dies of natural causes at 79

Oil Tycoon Edward L. Doheny
Oil Tycoon
Edward L. Doheny
  • Sep 19 Jules M Cambron, French gov-gen to Algeria/ambassador, dies
  • Sep 19 Konstantin Eduardovich Tsiolkovsky, Russian rocket scientist (b. 1857)
  • Sep 26 Andy Adams, US writer (Cattle fire), dies at 76
  • Sep 28 W.K. Dickson, Scottish inventor (b. 1860)
  • Oct 4 Jean Béraud, French painter (b. 1849)
  • Oct 10 Arthur Henderson, British Labour minister (Nobel 1934), dies at 72
  • Oct 11 Steele Rudd, Australian author (b. 1868)
  • Oct 23 Abe Landau, US gangster, murdered
  • Oct 23 Dutch Schultz [Arthur Flegenheimer], US gangster, murdered at 33
  • Oct 23 Otto "Aba Daba" Berman, US gangster, murdered
  • Nov 7 Lidj Jasu, emperor of Ethiopia, dies at 39
  • Nov 9 Paolo Orsi, Italian Archaeologist, dies at 76
  • Nov 14 J Wouter[us] van Dieren, biologist (Terschelling), dies

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Nov 20 John Jellicoe, 1st Earl Jellicoe, British Admiral of the Fleet, dies of pneumonia at 75

British Admiral of the Fleet John Rushworth Jellicoe
British Admiral of the Fleet
John Rushworth Jellicoe
  • Nov 30 Fernando A N Pessoa, Portuguese poet (Book of Disquiet), dies at 47
  • Dec 1 Bernard Schmidt, inventor (Schmidt camera), dies
  • Dec 2 Albert Kessel, 1st to die in California gas chamber
  • Dec 5 Frans, [MJ Francois] Erens, literary (Years Gone By), dies at 78
  • Dec 9 Walter Liggett, American crusading newspaper editor and muckraker (b. 1886)
  • Dec 10 John H Aberson, 1st rector of Landbouw high school, dies at 78
  • Dec 14 Stanley G Weinbaum, US, sci-fi writer (Martian Odyssey), dies
  • Dec 18 Juan V Gomez, general/dictator of Venezuela (1908-35), dies
  • Dec 20 Martin O'Meara, Australian soldier (b. 1882)
  • Dec 21 Kurt Tucholsky, Ger journalist/writer (Panter, Tiger & Co), dies at 45
  • Dec 25 Paul Bourget, French novelist and critic (b. 1852)
  • Dec 28 Clarence Day, writer (Life with Father), dies