Famous People Who Died in February 1932

  • Feb 2 Agha Petros, Assyrian nationalist leader

Murder of InterestMad Dog Coll

Feb 8 [Vincent] Mad Dog Coll, Irish-American mob hitman, murdered at 23 by the Dutch Schultz gang

  • Feb 9 Junnosuke Inouye, Japanese minister of Finance, murdered

Edgar Wallace

Feb 10 Edgar Wallace, English novelist, playwright and journalist (The Terror, The Four Just Men) who created King Kong, dies of diabetes at 76

  • Feb 15 Minnie Maddern Fiske, American actress (Henrik Ibsen's plays), dies at 66
  • Feb 16 Ferdinand Buisson, French pacifist, Nobel Prize Laureate (b. 1841)
  • Feb 17 Franz Gailliard, Belgian painter and graphic artist (Egina), dies at 70
  • Feb 18 Frederick Augustus III, last King of Saxony (1904-18), dies at 66
  • Feb 27 William Southam, Canadian newspaper publisher, dies at 88
  • Feb 28 Guillaume Bigourdan, French astronomer (b. 1851)