On This Day

Famous People Who Died in March 1923

  • Mar 1 Ruy Barbosa, Brazilian polymath, writer and politician, dies at 73
  • Mar 5 (Theodora) "Dora" Pejačević, Croatian countess and composer (Symphony in F-sharp minor, Op. 41), dies at 37
  • Mar 8 Krišjānis Barons, Latvian writer who published Latvian folk songs, dies at 87
  • Mar 22 Theophile Delcasse, French statesman, dies at 71

Sarah Bernhardt

Mar 26 Sarah Bernhardt, French actress (Camille, Queen Elizabeth), dies of uremia at 78

  • Mar 27 James Dewar, Scottish chemist and physicist (Dewarfles/cordiet), dies at 80