On This Day

Famous People Who Died in August 1925

  • Aug 1 John Pieter Veth, painter/lithographer/etcher/writer, dies at 61
  • Aug 3 William Bruce, cricketer (drowns 14 Tests for Australia 1885-95), dies
  • Aug 4 Alfons Van de Perre, Flemish physician, dies
  • Aug 5 Jennie Lee, American actress (The Birth of a Nation), dies at 76
  • Aug 15 Konrad Mägi, Estonian painter, dies at 46
  • Aug 17 Ioan Slavici, Transylvanian writer of Romanian origin (b. 1848)
  • Aug 25 Franz Graf Conrad von Hötzendorf, Austro-Hungarian field marshal, dies at 72