Deaths in History in March 1909

  • Mar 12 Joe Petrosino, NYPD lieutenant (b. 1860)
  • Mar 16 George Thorndike Angell, American lawyer and advocate for the humane treatment of animals (ASPCA), dies at 85
  • Mar 24 John Millington Synge, Irish dramatist and poet (Riders to the Sea), dies at 37