Deaths in History in October 1948

  • Oct 4 Arthur Whitten Brown, British aviator (first nonstop airplane crossing of the Atlantic with John W. Alcock), dies at 62
  • Oct 12 Alfred Kerr, German-British writer, dies at 80
  • Oct 12 Susan Sutherland Isaacs, English educational psychologist and psychoanalyst, dies at 63
  • Oct 18 Walther von Brauchitsch, German field marshal, dies at 67
  • Oct 22 August Hlond, Polish cardinal of the Roman Catholic church, dies at 67
  • Oct 31 Cissy van Marxfield, [Setske Beek-de Han], writer, dies