On This Day

Famous People Who Died in July 1938

  • Jul 4 Otto Bauer, Austrian Social Democrat, dies at 56
  • Jul 4 Suzanne Lenglen, French tennis player (French C'ships 1925-26, Wimbledon 1919-23, 25), dies of anemia at 39
  • Jul 5 John McIlwraith, cricketer (Tests for Australia), dies
  • Jul 9 Benjamin N. Cardozo, American lawyer and jurist, dies at 68
  • Jul 14 Robert Poore, cricket batsman (3 Tests for South Africa in 1895-96 series), dies at 72
  • Jul 18 Vladimir M Kirshon, Russian playwright, executed at 35
  • Jul 18 Marie, last Queen of Romania as the wife of King Ferdinand I (1914-27), dies at 62
  • Jul 21 Owen Wister, American author (b. 1860)
  • Jul 29 Nikolai Krylenko, Russian/Soviet jurist and politician (b. 1885)