Famous Deaths in October 1923

  • Oct 12 A P "Bunny" Lucas, cricketer (five Tests for England 1879-82), dies
  • Oct 14 George Elbridge Whiting, American composer, dies at 83
  • Oct 14 Marcellus Emants, writer/poet (Refrained from Confession), dies
  • Oct 26 Charles Proteus Steinmetz, German-American electrical engineer (development of alternating current), dies at 58

Person of interestBonar Law

Oct 30 Andrew Bonar Law, British Prime Minister (Conservative: 1922-23), dies of throat cancer at 64

British Prime Minister Bonar Law
British Prime Minister
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