Famous People Who Died in March 1932

  • Mar 1 Dino Campana, Italian poet (Canti Orfici), dies at 46
  • Mar 1 Frank Teschemacher, American jazz clarinetist and alto-saxophonist, killed in a car accident at 25
  • Mar 3 Alfieri Maserati, Italian auto racer and engineer (established Maserati Racing), dies from poorly executed kidney surgery at 44
  • Mar 3 Eugene Francis Charles D'Albert, German pianist and composer (Golem), dies at 67
  • Mar 5 Takuma Dan, Japanese baron/financier/industrial, murdered

John Philip SousaJohn Philip Sousa (1854-1932)

Mar 6 American composer and march king (Stars & Stripes Forever), dies at 77

Aristide BriandAristide Briand (1862-1932)

Mar 7 11 time Prime Minister of France (1909-22) and 1926 Nobel Peace Prize winner, dies at 69

  • Mar 8 Jan de Louter, Dutch lawyer and tutor of Dutch Queen Wilhelmina, dies at 84
  • Mar 11 Dora Carrington, British Bloomsbury artist commits suicide aged 38
  • Mar 12 Ivar Kreuger, "Swedish Match King" industrialist, commits suicide
  • Mar 14 Frederick Jackson Turner, American historian (known for his "frontier thesis"), dies at 70

George EastmanGeorge Eastman (1854-1932)

Mar 14 American inventor (Kodak camera and founder of the Eastman Kodak Company), shoots himself in the heart at 77

  • Mar 19 Edward Barrett, Irish heavyweight wrestler and all-round sportsman (Olympic gold tug-of-war 1908), dies at 54
  • Mar 20 Ilya Ivanovich Ivanov, Russian biologist (artificial insemination of animals), dies at 61
  • Mar 24 George Harris, (4th Baron Harris), English cricket batsman and captain (4 Tests, 1 x 50; Kent CCC), dies at 81
  • Mar 26 Jean Cartan, French composer, dies at 25