Famous Deaths in June 1902

  • Jun 5 Louis J. Weichmann, chief witness in the trial of the assassins of Abraham Lincoln (b. 1842)
  • Jun 10 Auguste Schmidt, German teacher and feminist, dies at 68
  • Jun 10 Jacint Verdaguer, Catalan poet (b. 1845)
  • Jun 16 Ernst Schröder, German mathematician (algebraic logic), dies at 60
  • Jun 18 Samuel Butler, English author (Erewhom, Way of All Flesh), dies at 66
  • Jun 19 John Dalberg baron van Acton, English historian “Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely” , dies at 69