On This Day

Famous People Who Died in June 1935

  • Jun 1 Alberto Cametti, Italian composer, dies at 64
  • Jun 6 Jacques Urlus, tenor (Opera of Leipzig, Song of the Earth), dies at 68
  • Jun 6 Julian Byng, 1st Viscount Byng of Vimy, British army officer, dies at 72
  • Jun 7 Ivan V Mitsjoerin, Russian botanist, dies
  • Jun 7 Ivan Vladimirovich Michurin, Russian botanist (more than 300 new types of fruit), dies at 79
  • Jun 18 August Reusner, German composer, dies at 64
  • Jun 21 Alice Brown Davis, first female Principal Chief of the Seminole Tribe of Oklahoma (1922-35), dies at 82
  • Jun 22 Szymon Askenazy, Polish historian, diplomat and politician (b. 1866)

Person of interestCarlos Gardel

Jun 24 Carlos Gardel, Argentine singer and the most prominent figure in the history of tango, dies in a plane crash at 44

  • Jun 27 Eugene Augustin Lauste, French inventor (b. 1857)
  • Jun 29 Jack O'Neill, American baseball player (b. 1873)
  • Jun 30 William Brockwell, cricket (British all-rounder in 7 Tests 1893-99), dies