On This Day

Famous People Who Died in June 1915

  • Jun 4 William Denis Browne, British composer, dies at 26
  • Jun 5 Henri Gaudier-Brzeska, French artist and sculptor, killed fighting in WWI at 23
  • Jun 7 Benjamin Lambord, American composer, dies at 35
  • Jun 19 Sergei Taneyev, Russian pianist and composer (Oresteia), dies at 58
  • Jun 20 Emil Rathenau, German industrialist (AEG), dies ay 76

Victor Trumper

Jun 28 Victor Trumper, Australian Cricket Batsman (48 Tests, top score 214; key figure foundation of rugby league in Australia), dies of Bright's disease at 37