On This Day

Famous People Who Died in October 1920

  • Oct 2 Max Bruch, German composer (Kol Nidre), dies at 82
  • Oct 2 Winthrop M. Crane, American politician, 40th Governor of Massachusetts, dies at 67
  • Oct 13 Isaac Capadose, clergyman in the Catholic Apostolic Church, dies at 86
  • Oct 15 Hendrik Peter Staal, Dutch reformed officer and politician, dies at 75
  • Oct 16 Alberto Nepomuceno, Brazilian composer and conductor (Artemis), dies at 56
  • Oct 25 Alexander, King of Greece (1917-20), dies after ape bite at 27
  • Oct 29 Johann Ernst Perabo, composer, dies at 74
  • Oct 31 Alphonse Desjardins, Canadian founder of the Caisses populaires Desjardins, dies at 65