On This Day

Famous People Who Died in September 1935

  • Sep 3 Johannes Aengenent, Bishop of Haarlem (1928-35), dies at 62
  • Sep 8 Carl Austin Weiss, murderer of Sen Huey Long, shot down
  • Sep 8 Huey Long, American politician (40th Governor of Louisiana), assassinated at Baton Rouge Capitol building at 42
  • Sep 19 Konstantin Tsiolkovsky, Russian pioneer in rocket and space research, dies at 78
  • Sep 19 Jules Cambon, French ambassador, to U.S. (1897), Spain (1902–07) and Germany (1907–14), dies at 90
  • Sep 21 Herm McFarland, American MLB outfielder (first grand slam in AL history), dies at 65
  • Sep 22 Karl Schroder, composer, dies at 86
  • Sep 26 Andy Adams, American writer (Cattle fire), dies at 76
  • Sep 27 Alan Gray, British composer, dies at 79
  • Sep 28 William Kennedy Dickson, Scottish inventor (devised an early motion picture camera), dies at 75