Deaths in History in December 1937

  • Dec 3 Prosper Poullet, Belgian mayor, dies

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Dec 9 [Nils] Gustaf Dalén, Swedish physicist and industrialist (AGA, Nobel Prize in Physics 1912), dies at 68

Industrialist and Inventor Gustaf Dalén
Industrialist and Inventor
Gustaf Dalén
  • Dec 17 Gerard Vissering, banker/president of Dutch Bank, dies at 72

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Dec 20 Erich Ludendorff, German general during World War I, dies of liver cancer at 72

German General Erich Ludendorff
German General
Erich Ludendorff

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Dec 21 Frank Kellogg, US Secretary of State and Nobel laureate, dies at 80

US Secretary of State Frank Kellogg
US Secretary of State
Frank Kellogg
  • Dec 22 Daito Kokushi, Zen founder of Daitokuji, dies in Kyoto at 55
  • Dec 29 Don Marquis, American author (b. 1878)