On This Day

Famous People Who Died in September 1905

  • Sep 2 Walter Cecil Macfarren, English pianist and composer, dies at 79
  • Sep 4 Pierre de Braza, founder (French Congo), dies
  • Sep 10 Pete Browning, American baseball player, dies at 44
  • Sep 13 René Goblet, French politician (41st Prime Minister of France), dies at 76
  • Sep 14 Pietro/Pierre Savorgnan de Brazza, 1st French Congo gov (1890-98), die
  • Sep 18 George MacDonald, Scottish poet and sci-fi author (Princess & Curdie), dies at 80
  • Sep 19 Thomas John Barnardo, British social worker, dies at 60
  • Sep 20 Vjenceslav Novak, Croatian Realist writer (Pavao Šegota), dies at 46
  • Sep 21 Rudolf Baumbach, German writer of student drinking songs, dies at 64
  • Sep 25 Jacques Marie Eugène Godefroy Cavaignac, French politician (b. 1853)