On This Day

Famous People Who Died in October 1928

  • Oct 8 Larry Semon, American comedian and director (The Wizard of Oz), dies at 39
  • Oct 13 Maria Feodorovna, Princess of Denmark and Empress of Russia, dies at 80
  • Oct 16 Septimus Kinneir, cricketer (Test for Eng), dies
  • Oct 22 Andrew Fisher, 5th Prime Minister of Australia (1908-09, 1910-13, 1914-15), dies at 66
  • Oct 23 Fran├žois Victor Alphonse Aulard, French historian, dies at 79
  • Oct 30 Oscar George Theodore Sonneck, American musicologist, dies at 55