Famous People Who Died in February 1924

Woodrow Wilson

Feb 3 Woodrow Wilson, 28th US President (1913-21), dies at his home in Washington at 67

  • Feb 5 Alexis Hollander, composer, dies at 83
  • Feb 8 Gee John, Chinese-American gangster (1st person in US to be executed by lethal gas in Nevada), executed at 29
  • Feb 9 Nils Kjær, Norwegian playwright (Det Lykkelige Valg), dies at 53
  • Feb 15 Lionel Monckton, British composer (Edwardian musical comedy), dies at 62

Henry Bacon

Feb 17 Henry Bacon, American architect (Lincoln Memorial), dies at 57

  • Feb 17 Oskar Merikanto [Ala-Kanto], Finnish pianist, organist, and composer, dies at 55
  • Feb 21 Salvatore Auteri Manzocchi, Italian opera composer, dies at 78
  • Feb 24 Edmond Picard, French-Belgian lawyer and writer (Ambidextre journalist), dies at 87