On This Day

Famous People Who Died in November 1901

  • Nov 6 Bohdan Borkowski, Polish composer, dies at 48
  • Nov 6 Kate Greenaway, English artist known for her children's book illustrations (Under the Window), dies of breast cancer at 55
  • Nov 7 Li Hung-Tshang, Chinese rebel leader/viceroy of Tsheli, dies
  • Nov 8 Mary Ann Bickerdyke, American army nurse (union), dies at 84
  • Nov 11 Antonio Zamara, Austrian harpist and composer, dies at 72
  • Nov 22 Aleksandr Kovalevsky, Russian biologist (founded comparative embryology and experimental histology and identified a common pattern of embryological development in all multi-cellular animals), dies at 61
  • Nov 25 Josef Gabriel Rheinberger, German composer/music theorist, dies at 62
  • Nov 27 Clement Studebaker, American automobile manufacturer (b. 1831)
  • Nov 30 Edward J Eyre, British explorer/governor (Jamaica), dies at 86