Deaths in History in September 1965

  • Sep 2 Johannes Bobrowski, writer, dies at 48
  • Sep 4 Albert Schweitzer, German/French missionary (Nobel 1954), dies at 90
  • Sep 5 Thomas Johnston, Scottish-born politician (b. 1882)
  • Sep 10 Father Divine [Reverend Major Jealous Divine], "the Messenger", African American religious leader
  • Sep 11 Ralph C. Smedley, Founder of Toastmasters International (b. 1878)
  • Sep 13 Jean B. Fletcher, American architect (b. 1915)
  • Sep 26 James Fitzmaurice, Irish aviation pioneer (b. 1898)
  • Sep 30 E[dward] E[lmer] "Doc" Smith, sci-fi author (Triplanetary), dies at 75