Deaths in History in November 1961

  • Nov 1 Alexander Cohen, Dutch anarchist and author, dies at 97
  • Nov 9 Antonius Coolen, Dutch author (Village by the River), dies at 64
  • Nov 13 Anthony Joseph Drexel Biddle, Jr., American diplomat (b. 1897)
  • Nov 16 Sam Rayburn, Speaker of the House for 17 years, dies at 79
  • Nov 19 Dorothy Heyward, American playwright (Porgy), dies at 71