On This Day

Famous People Who Died in July 1930

  • Jul 2 Andres Randolf, Danish-American actor (Love of Sunya, Dangerous Curves, The Kiss), dies at 59

Person of interestArthur Conan Doyle

Jul 7 Arthur Conan Doyle, British writer (Sherlock Holmes), dies at 71

  • Jul 8 Joseph Ward, 17th Prime Minister of New Zealand (1906-12), dies at 74
  • Jul 14 W H Ashley, cricketer (Test South Africa, 7 wkts), dies
  • Jul 15 Leopold von Auer, Hungarian-American violinist, dies at 85
  • Jul 19 Robert Stout, Prime Minister of New Zealand (1884-87), dies at 85
  • Jul 23 Glenn Hammond Curtiss, aviation pioneer/airplane builder, dies at 52
  • Jul 28 Allvar Gullstrand, Swedish physician (Nobel Prize 1911), dies at 68
  • Jul 29 Alexander von Fielitz, composer, dies at 69
  • Jul 30 Joan Gamper, Swiss-Catalan businessman and founder of FC Barcelona, dies at 52