On This Day

Deaths in History in June 1921

  • Jun 2 Phoebe Ann Coffin Hanaford, 1st female ordained minister in New England, dies at 92
  • Jun 4 Heinrich E Albers-Schoenberg, German x-ray experimenter, dies at 56
  • Jun 5 Georges Feydeau, French playwright (Chat and Poche), dies at 58
  • Jun 9 Luis María Drago, Argentine statesman and author of Drago Doctrine, dies at 62
  • Jun 18 Eduardo Acevedo Díaz, Uruguayan writer (Nativa, Lanza y Sable), dies at 70
  • Jun 18 Herman Baccaert, Flemish philological/writer (Kantkennis), dies at 37
  • Jun 19 Ramon Lopez Velarde, Mexican poet (La Sangre Devota), dies at 33
  • Jun 29 Otto Seeck German classical historian (b. 1850)