On This Day

Famous People Who Died in November 1933

  • Nov 3 Emile Roux, French scientist (b. 1853)
  • Nov 5 (Mary Louise) "Texas" Guinan, American vaudeville singer, silent film actress, and speakeasy (saloon) proprietor, dies of amoebic dysentery at 49
  • Nov 8 Mohammed Nadir Shah, King of Afghanistan (1929-33), assassinated at 50 by Abdul Khaliq during a graduation ceremony at a high school in Kabul
  • Nov 12 James T. Kelley, Irish silent film actor (Charlie films - The Rink; The Immigrant; A Dog's Life), dies at 79
  • Nov 15 Affie Jarvis, Australian cricket wicket-keeper (11 Tests, 18 dismissals; South Australia), dies at 73
  • Nov 19 Enrique José Varona, Cuban author, dies at 84
  • Nov 26 Edward Julius Biedermann, American organist and composer, dies at 84
  • Nov 30 Arthur Currie, Canadian soldier (fought in WWI), dies at 57