On This Day

Famous People Who Died in April 1924

  • Apr 1 Stan Rowley, Australian athlete (Olympic gold 5,000m team, bronze 60m, 100m, 200m 1900), dies at 47
  • Apr 2 Johannes Eugenius Bülow Warming, Danish botanist (plant ecology, environment-organism interactions), dies at 82
  • Apr 14 Roland Napoléon Bonaparte, French prince and president of the Société de Géographie, dies at 65
  • Apr 15 Eduardo Caudella, Romanian opera composer, dies at 82
  • Apr 16 Jack Board, English cricket wicket-keeper (Eng in 6 Tests 1898-1906), dies at 57
  • Apr 21 Eleanora Duse, Italian actress (La Gioconda, La Locandiera), dies at 64
  • Apr 24 George Street, English cricket wicket-keeper (1 Test 1923), dies
  • Apr 24 G. Stanley Hall, American psychologist (b. 1844)
  • Apr 26 Josef Labor, Austrian composer, dies at 82