Deaths in History in April 1936

  • Apr 2 Jean-Baptiste Eugène Estienne, French general (Father of The Tank), dies at 75
  • Apr 3 Bruno Hauptmann, convicted Lindbergh baby killer, executed
  • Apr 8 Robert Bárány, Austrian physician, Nobel laureate (b. 1876)
  • Apr 9 Ferdinand Tönnies, German sociologist and philosopher, dies at 80
  • Apr 13 Demertzis, Greek premier, dies
  • Apr 17 Charles J M Ruys de Beerenbrouck, Dutch PM (1918-23, 29-33), dies
  • Apr 23 Teresa de la Parra, Venezuelan writer (b. 1889)
  • Apr 27 Frederik A Stoett, linguist (Dutch Proverbs), dies at 72
  • Apr 27 Karl Pearson, mathematician, dies
  • Apr 28 Faud, King of Egypt (1922-36), dies at 68
  • Apr 29 Florentinus M Wibaut, Amsterdam social alderman, dies at 76
  • Apr 30 Alfred Edward Housman, English poet (b. 1859)