On This Day

Famous People Who Died in June 1952

Person of interestJohn Dewey

Jun 1 John Dewey, American philosopher (Common Faith), dies at 92

Philosopher, Psychologist, Writer John Dewey
Philosopher, Psychologist, Writer
John Dewey
  • Jun 9 Adolf Busch, German composer (b. 1891)
  • Jun 12 Michael von Faulhaber, Cardinal/archbishop of Munich, dies at 83
  • Jun 13 Max Pulver, writer, dies
  • Jun 14 Felix Calonder, Swiss politician (Free Democratic Party), dies at 88
  • Jun 14 John Kirby [Kirk], American jazz double-bassist and tuba player (Benny Goodman; "Undecided"), dies at 43
  • Jun 15 Jakob Jud, Swiss linguist/etymologist, dies at 70
  • Jun 16 Andrew Lawson, Scottish-American geologist, first to map the entire San Andreas Fault (b. 1861)
  • Jun 17 Alberto Williams, Argentine pianist and composer (Etrerno Reposo), dies at 89
  • Jun 17 Jack Parsons, American rocket scientist and Thelemite occultist, dies at 37
  • Jun 18 Efim Bogoljubov, Russian-German chess player, dies at 63
  • Jun 18 Heinrich Schlusnus, German baritone, dies at 63
  • Jun 19 Heinrich Schlusnus, German baritone (b. 1888)
  • Jun 20 Luigi Fagioli, Italian race car driver (b. 1898)
  • Jun 21 Wop May, Canadian aviator, flying ace in the WWI, dies at 56
  • Jun 24 Lodewijk Mortelmans, Belgian composer, dies at 84
  • Jun 25 Alec Ross, Scottish golfer (US Open 1907), dies at 72
  • Jun 27 Max Dehn, German mathematician (Dehn’s lemma), dies at 73