Famous People Who Died in September 1931

  • Sep 5 John Thomson, football player who died in an accidental collision during a match (b. 1909)
  • Sep 9 Lujo [Ludwig J von] Brentano, German economist dies at 86
  • Sep 10 Alfonso Rendano, Italian composer, dies at 78
  • Sep 10 Dmitri Egorov, Russian mathematician (differential geometry and mathematical analysis), dies at 61
  • Sep 11 Salvatore Maranzano, Sicilian-born American organized crime figure, murdered at 63

Lili ElbeLili Elbe (1882-1931)

Sep 13 Danish transgender woman, former painter, and 1st identifiable recipient of sex reassignment surgery (autobiography: Man into Woman), dies from complications involving a uterus transplant at 48

  • Sep 18 Hazrat Babajan, a Baloch Muslim saint (b. c. 1806)
  • Sep 20 Sam Morris, Australian cricket all-rounder (1 Test; 1st black & of West Indian origin to rep. Australia in a Test; Victoria CA), dies at 76
  • Sep 28 Sylvain Dupuis, Belgian conductor, composer, (Le Chant de la Création), and music educator, dies at 74