Deaths in History in September 1951

  • Sep 1 Wolfgang Schulze, [Wols], German drawer/painter, dies at 38
  • Sep 6 James W. Gerard, American jurist and diplomat, dies at 84
  • Sep 8 J├╝rgen Stroop, SS General during World War II and commander of Nazi forces during the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, executed by hanging for crimes against humanity at 56
  • Sep 18 John Douglas Cockcroft, physicist, dies
  • Sep 24 Georges Rency, Belgian poet/literature, dies at 75
  • Sep 26 Hans Cloos, German geologist (b. 1885)