On This Day

Famous People Who Died in September 1906

  • Sep 2 Guiseppe Giacosa, Italian screenwriter (libretti opera Puccini), dies
  • Sep 5 Ludwig Boltzmann, Austrian physicist (thermodynamics), dies at 62
  • Sep 13 Georges Jacobi, German violinist, composer (The Black Crook), and conductor (Alhambra Theatre, London, 1872-98), dies at 66
  • Sep 19 Maria Georgina Grey, British writer and founder of the Girls' Day School Trust (b. 1816)
  • Sep 20 Robert R. Hitt, American politician (b. 1834)
  • Sep 21 Samuel Arnold, Lincoln conspirator, dies at 72
  • Sep 23 Jan van Rijswijck, Flemish journalist and Mayor of Antwerp, dies at 53