On This Day

Historical Figures Who Died in September 1935

  • Sep 3 Johannes Aengenent, Bishop of Haarlem (1928-35), dies at 62
  • Sep 8 Carl Weiss, American physician who murdered US Senator Huey Long, shot and killed by the senator's bodyguards at 28
  • Sep 8 Huey Long, American politician (40th Governor of Louisiana), assassinated at Baton Rouge Capitol building at 42
  • Sep 19 Konstantin Tsiolkovsky, Russian pioneer in rocket and space research, dies at 78
  • Sep 19 Jules Cambon, French ambassador, to U.S. (1897), Spain (1902–07) and Germany (1907–14), dies at 90
  • Sep 26 Andy Adams, American writer (Cattle fire), dies at 76
  • Sep 28 William Kennedy Dickson, Scottish inventor (devised an early motion picture camera), dies at 75