Famous Deaths in June 1958

  • Jun 4 Mechtilde Lichnowsky, German writer, dies at 79
  • Jun 6 Lily Theresa Strickland, composer, dies at 71
  • Jun 7 Roger Hartigan, cricketer (2 Tests for Aust in 1908), dies

Person of interestRobert Donat

Jun 9 Robert Donat, actor (Citadel, Goodbye Mr Chips, 39 Steps), dies at 53

  • Jun 10 Angelina Weld Grimke, American journalist (b. 1880)
  • Jun 13 Edwin Keppel Bennett, English writer (Built in Jerusalem’s Wall: A Book in praise of Jerusalem), dies at 70
  • Jun 15 François de Vries, Dutch economist, dies at 74
  • Jun 16 José Pablo Moncayo, Mexican composer (Huapango), dies at 45
  • Jun 16 Imre Nagy, Prime Minister of Hungary (1953-56), dies at 62
  • Jun 18 Douglas Jardine, cricketer (22 Tests for England), dies
  • Jun 20 Kurt Alder, German chemist (Nobel 1950), dies at 55
  • Jun 23 Edvard Armas Jarnefeldt, composer, dies at 88
  • Jun 26 Martinus Ballings, Flemish jesuit/author (Vocation), dies at 93
  • Jun 26 George Orton, Canadian athlete (b. 1873)
  • Jun 26 Andrija Štampar, Croatian physician and United Nations diplomat (b. 1888)
  • Jun 27 Robert Greig, Australian actor (Sullivan's Travels, Horse Feathers), dies at 78
  • Jun 28 Alfred Noyes, British poet and essayist (Robin Hood), dies at 77
  • Jun 28 George Gunn, cricketer (15 Tests for England), dies at 50
  • Jun 29 Charles Spencelayh, English painter (Why War), dies at 92