Deaths in Music in October 1943

  • Oct 2 Robert Nathaniel Dett, composer, dies at 60
  • Oct 5 Leon Roppolo, American musician (b. 1902)
  • Oct 18 Benedictus H Dancer, botanist, dies at 52
  • Oct 22 Josef Venantius von Woss, composer, dies at 80
  • Oct 27 Bela Reinitz, composer, dies at 64