On This Day

Famous People Who Died in August 1902

  • Aug 1 Ludwig Beckmann, painter, dies
  • Aug 3 August Klughardt, German composer, dies at 54
  • Aug 7 Rudolf von Bennigsen, German lawyer and politician, dies at 78
  • Aug 8 James Tissot, French painter and illustrator, dies at 65
  • Aug 9 Moritz Szeps, Austrian journalist and newspaper publisher, dies at 66
  • Aug 10 George Vernon, cricketer (scored 11* & 3 in only England Test), dies
  • Aug 31 Mathilde Wesendonk, German author/poetess, dies at 73