On This Day

Famous People Who Died in November 1952

  • Nov 2 Maire O'Neill, Irish actress (Juno & the Paycock, Glamorous Night), dies
  • Nov 8 Claude Carter, South African cricket spin bowler (19 Tests, 28 wickets), dies at 71
  • Nov 9 Chaim Weizmann, Israeli statesman and Zionist leader (1st President of Israel 1949-52), dies at 77
  • Nov 9 Philip Murray, 1st president of the United Steelworkers and longest-serving president of the Congress of Industrial Organizations, dies at 66
  • Nov 18 Paul √Čluard, French communist and poet, dies at 56
  • Nov 20 Benedetto Croce, Italian philosopher (La Critica), dies at 86
  • Nov 21 Henriette Roland Holst-de Schalk, marxist author, dies at 82
  • Nov 21 William Green, union chairman (AFL 1924-52), dies at 79
  • Nov 23 Aaro A Hellaakoski, Finnish geographer/poet, dies at 59
  • Nov 23 Albert van Raalte, conductor (Radio Philharmonic Orchestra), dies at 62
  • Nov 25 Antonio Guarnieri, Italian cellist and opera conductor (La Scala, 1929-50), dies at 72
  • Nov 25 Jean-Fernand Vaubourgoin, French composer (Ophellia), dies at 71
  • Nov 26 Sven Hedin, Swedish explorer (b. 1865)
  • Nov 29 Rosa Lewis, English chef and owner (Cavendish Hotel London), dies at 85
  • Nov 29 Vladimir Ipatieff, Russian-American chemist, dies at 85