Deaths in History in April 1949

  • Apr 14 Joseph A Cushman, US paleontologist, dies at 68
  • Apr 18 Leonard Bloomfield, linguist/philosopher, dies
  • Apr 19 Stephen Samuel Wise, American Rabbi and President of Zionist Org of America, dies at 75
  • Apr 25 Jankel Adler, Polish painter and printmaker, dies at 53
  • Apr 28 Aurora Quezon, First Lady of the Philippines (shot) (b. 1888)