On This Day

Famous People Who Died in June 1920

  • Jun 5 Rhoda Broughton, Welsh author (b. 1840)
  • Jun 13 Essad Pasja, Albanian military man/minister, murdered at the Versailles Peace Conference
  • Jun 14 Max Weber, German sociologist, economist and historian (Ancient Judaism), dies at 56
  • Jun 15 Michel-Gaston Carraud, French composer, dies at 55
  • Jun 20 Dmitry Ivanovsky, Russian Botanist who discovered the organisms that came to be known as viruses, dies at 55
  • Jun 27 Adolphe-Basile Routhier, French-Canadian lyricist (O Canada), dies at 81
  • Jun 30 Lena Christ, German writer (The Rumplhanni), commits suicide at 38