On This Day

Famous People Who Died in November 1933

  • Nov 3 Emile Roux, French scientist (b. 1853)
  • Nov 5 Texas Guinan, American saloon keeper, actress, and musician (b. 1884)
  • 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 actor (The Rink, The Immigrant), dies at 79
  • Nov 15 Affie Jarvis, cricketer (11 Tests for Australia, 9 catches), dies
  • 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