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Notable Deaths - 1941

1941Frederick Banting, Canadian physician, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (b. 1891)

1941James Joyce, novelist (Ulysses), dies in Zurich Switzerland, at 58

1941Andre Michelin, French tire manufacturer, dies at 88

1941Lou Gehrig, 1st baseman (NY Yankee), dies of ALS in Riverdale NY at 37

1941Rabindranath Tagore, Indian philosopher/poet/writer, dies at 80

1941Ignacy Jan Paderewski, Polish statesman and pianist, dies in NY at 80

1941Virginia Woolf-Stephen [Adeline], author (To Lighthouse), dies from suicide at 59

1941Annie Jump Cannon, US astronomer (Henry Draper catalogues), dies at 77

1941 Deaths
Date Event
Jan 1
Max Neal, Donner, Blitz und Sonnenschein 
Jan 2
Mischa Levitzki, composer, dies at 42 
Jan 2
Mischa Levitsky, Quartet 
Jan 3
David Andrada, Romeo and Juliet 
Jan 3
Henning Ohlson, In the Fields of Dreams 
Jan 4
Henri Bergson, French philosopher (Le Rire, Nobel 1928), dies at 81 
Jan 4
Sydney Fairbrother, Dora 
Jan 4
István Bródy, Dódi karrierje 
Jan 4
Catherine Hayes, The Gland Parade 
Jan 4
Henri Bergson, Origins of the 21st Century 
Jan 4
Rudi Godden, Robert and Bertram 
Jan 4
Edward Gheller, The Salvation Hunters 
Jan 5
Amy Johnson, English aviator (b. 1903) 
Jan 5
J.M. Brusse, Wilton's Zoo 
Jan 5
Amy Johnson, Dual Control 
Jan 6
Franz Hessel, writer, dies at 60 
Jan 6
Charley O'Leary, American baseball player (b. 1882) 
Jan 6
Reginald Bach, Account Rendered 
Jan 7
Grace Green, Penrod 
Jan 8
Robert Baden-Powell, founder (Boy Scout movement), dies at 83 
Jan 8
Robert Baden-Powell, Boys of the Otter Patrol 
Jan 9
Ko Boezeman, Dutch resistance fighter, dies 
Jan 10
Frank Bridge, English violinist/composer (Sea), dies at 61 
Jan 10
Joseph Schmidlin, German church historian, murdered at 67 
Jan 10
Sir John Lavery, Northern Irish artist (b. 1856) 
Jan 10
Joe Penner, Hungarian-born comedian and actor (b. 1904) 
Jan 10
H.C. Nielsen, Häxan: Witchcraft Through the Ages 
Jan 10
Frank Bridge, Clouds of Glory: William and Dorothy 
Jan 10
Joe Penner, The Life of the Party 
Jan 10
Stanislaw Stanislawski, Story of a Sin 
Jan 11
Emanuel Lasker, German chess player (b. 1868) 
Jan 11
Rudolf Essek, Die Rache der Banditen 
Jan 13
James Joyce, novelist (Ulysses), dies in Zurich Switzerland, at 58 
Jan 13
James Joyce, The Dead 
Jan 14
Bartley Costello, Story of Women 
Jan 14
Fritz Grünbaum, A Song, a Kiss, a Girl 
Jan 15
Robert Conness, Children Who Labor 
Jan 15
C.L. Sherwood, Robinson Crusoe 
Jan 15
Charles-Lucien Lépine, Mephisto's Son 
Jan 17
Jose Leite de Vasconcelos, Portuguese scholar (Etnografia), dies at 82 
Jan 17
Stanislawa Wysocka, Ponad snieg 
Jan 18
Anton Kuh, Maria Stuart, Teil 1 und 2 
Jan 18
Anton Kuhl, The Robber Symphony 
Jan 18
Catherine Carr, The Temple of Venus 
Jan 19
Allan Cavan, The New Frontier 
Jan 19
Ward Lascelle, Mind Over Motor 
Jan 19
Hans Wallner, Das Schicksal der Maria Keith 
Jan 20
Mrs. Lloyd George, Motherhood 
Jan 21
Bob Erickson, Riders of the Rio Grande 
Jan 23
Dobri Khristov, composer, dies at 65 
Jan 24
Thomas A. Curran, The Black Terror 
Jan 24
Billy Mason, Baseball Bill -- Flirting with Marriage 
Jan 25
Ted Wurtenberg, A Day at the Races 
Jan 26
Howard Lang, The Call of the Sea 
Jan 27
Iver Paul Fredrik Holter, composer, dies at 90 
Jan 27
István Csáky gróf, A 300 éves ember 
Jan 28
John Oxenham, Hearts in Exile 
Jan 29
Ioannis Metaxas, Greek gen/dictator (1936-41), commits suicide at 69 
Jan 29
Ioannis Metaxas, Heroic Greece! 
Feb 1
Antoni Bednarczyk, Przed sadem 
Feb 1
Armand Kaliz, Little Caesar 
Feb 1
A.E. Witting, Dorothy Dares 
Feb 2
Johannes Schlaf, writer, dies at 78 
Feb 4
Johann Peter Kirsch, Luxembourg church historian, dies at 79 
Feb 4
Rosa Gore, The Cook's Revenge 
Feb 4
Margaret Mann, Four Sons 
Feb 5
Banjo Paterson, Australian poet, author of "Walzing Matilda" (b. 1864) 
Feb 5
A.B. 'Banjo' Paterson, Australia 
Feb 6
Maximilien Luce, French painter, dies at 82 
Feb 6
Arthur A. Penn, Young Eagles 
Feb 8
Shozan Maeda, Kujaku no hikari - Saishû-hen 
Feb 8
Ben Hopkins, Soldiers' Sons 
Feb 9
Elizabeth von Arnim, Enchanted April 
Feb 9
Bruno Ziener, Abend - Nacht - Morgen 
Feb 10
Teddy Joyce, Business Is a Pleasure 
Feb 11
Rudolf Hilferding, Germ economist/Min of Finance (SPD), suicide at 63 
Feb 11
Victoria Strandin, Balett ur op. Mignon/Jössehäradspolska 
Feb 13
Gino Rocca, Il feroce Saladino 
Feb 13
William Malan, Three Miles Up 
Feb 14
Jerrold Robertshaw, When Boys Leave Home 
Feb 15
Louis Stern, Where East Is East 
Feb 15
Donna Damerel, Myrt and Marge 
Feb 17
Ernst Dittmer, Rannsakningsdomaren 
Feb 18
Melbourne MacDowell, There It Is 
Feb 19
Alexander Josiah Webbe, English cricket keeper (v Aus 1879), dies 
Feb 19
Hamilton Hamilton Harty, composer/conductor, dies at 61 
Feb 19
Hamilton Harty,  
Feb 20
La Bolduc, French Canadian singer and songwriter (b. 1894) 
Feb 20
David Karsner, I Loved a Woman 
Feb 20
Lorimer Johnston, The Cricket on the Hearth 
Feb 21
Frederick Banting, Canadian physician, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (b. 1891) 
Feb 21
Frederick Banting,  
Feb 22
Clara T. Bracy, The Musketeers of Pig Alley 
Feb 24
Oskar Loerke, German director (Longest Day-1926), dies at 56 
Feb 24
Wilhelm Klitsch, Der große Kuppler 
Feb 24
Emil Zegadlowicz, Zmory 
Feb 24
Nat Ross, April Fool 
Feb 26
Jan Keizer, Zaanse February striker, shot to death 
Feb 27
William D. Byron, U.S. Congressman (b. 1895) 
Feb 27
Ah Wing, The She Wolf 
Feb 28
King Alfonso XIII of Spain (b. 1886) 
Feb 28
Mary McIvor, The Square Deal Man 
Feb 28
King Alfonso XIII, Réception de sa majesté Alphonse XIII à Barcelone 
Feb 28
Shorty Miller, Moonlight on the Range 
Mar 3
Constant W L Scheurleer, archaeologist/banker/art expert, dies at 59 
Mar 3
Ernst Cahn, owner of Amsterdam Koco ice cream parlor, executed 
Mar 4
Edoardo Mascheroni, composer, dies at 81 
Mar 5
Ludwig Quidde, German historian/politician (Nobel 1927), dies at 82 
Mar 5
Leslie T. Peacocke, Injustice 
Mar 6
John Gutzon de la Mothe Borglum, sculptor (Mount Rushmore), dies at 73 
Mar 6
Leen Schijvenschuurder, Dutch February strike leader, executed 
Mar 6
Campbell McCullough, Kelly from the Emerald Isle 
Mar 6
Tom Cushing, Laugh, Clown, Laugh 
Mar 6
Gutzon Borglum, Natural Wonders of the West 
Mar 7
Arnold Schering, German musicologist, dies at 63 
Mar 7
Gunther Prien, German commandant (U-47), dies in battle 
Mar 7
Julian Eltinge, An Adventuress 
Mar 7
Fred Mayer, Three Cornered Moon 
Mar 7
Igo Sym, Kasernenzauber 
Mar 8
Jose Serrano Simeon, composer, dies at 67 
Mar 8
Sherwood Anderson, US writer/publisher (Winesburg Ohio), dies at 64 
Mar 8
Casper Reardon, You're a Sweetheart 
Mar 8
José Serrano, Best Seller 
Mar 8
Sherwood Anderson, I'm a Fool 
Mar 8
Ken 'Snakehips' Johnson, Oh, Daddy! 
Mar 8
Ken Johnson, The Torso Murder Mystery 
Mar 9
Carlos Pedrell, composer, dies at 62 
Mar 11
Walford Davies, British organist/composer, dies at 71 
Mar 11
Henry Carvill, Guilty of Love 
Mar 11
H. Walford Davies, A Yank in the R.A.F. 
Mar 12
Charles Sanford Skilton, composer, dies at 72 
Mar 12
Ernst Decsey, The King Steps Out 
Mar 12
F. Britten Austin, The Last Outpost 
Mar 12
Friedrich Ettel, Die andere Seite 
Mar 13
A Coenradi, Dutch resistance fighter, executed 
Mar 13
Bernard Ijzerdraat, Dutch resistance fighter, executed 
Mar 13
E Hellendoorn, Dutch resistance fighter, executed 
Mar 13
Isaak E Babel, Russian writer (Zakat, Marija), executed at 46 
Mar 13
J Eyl, Dutch resistance fighter, executed 
Mar 13
Elizabeth Madox Roberts, American poet and novelist (b. 1881) 
Mar 13
Stuart Walker, Werewolf of London 
Mar 15
Alexej von Jawlensky, Russian painter (b. 1864) 
Mar 16
John Murray, Canada oceanographer (Challenger), dies at 73 
Mar 17
Isaak E Babel, writer, dies at 46 
Mar 17
Isaak Emmanuilovich Babel, Rus writer (Crvena Konjica), executed at 46 
Mar 17
Joachim Schepke, German commandant (U-100), dies in battle 
Mar 17
Marguerite Nichols, American actress (b. 1895) 
Mar 17
Marguerite Nichols, Jess of the Hill Country 
Mar 20
D A van den Bosch, anti-nazi clergyman (Amersfoort Camp), dies 
Mar 21
Robert Liefmann, German economist (Kartelle und Trusts), dies at 67 
Mar 21
Thomas Pogue, It's Love I'm After 
Mar 24
Otis Garrett, Danger on the Air 
Mar 25
Thomas F. Burke, Father O'Flynn 
Mar 25
Florencio Parravicini, Melgarejo 
Mar 26
Milton J. Fahrney, Jerry's Running Fight 
Mar 26
Salvador Alarma, Christophe Colomb 
Mar 27
Gunnar Hiilloskorpi, One Man's Fate 
Mar 27
Alice Gale, Magda 
Mar 28
Virginia Woolf-Stephen [Adeline], author (To Lighthouse), dies from suicide at 59 
Mar 28
Kavasji Jamshedji Petigara, Indian Police Commissioner (b. 1877) 
Mar 28
Virginia Woolf, Orlando 
Apr 1
Hippolyte Delehaye, Flemish historian, dies at 81 
Apr 1
Eddie Conrad, Foreign Correspondent 
Apr 2
Paul Teleki, premier Hungary, dies 
Apr 3
Pal Teleki-von Szek, PM Hungary (1920-21, 39-41), suicide at 61 
Apr 4
Andre Michelin, French tire manufacturer, dies at 88 
Apr 4
Max Frisch, writer, dies at 29 
Apr 4
Adelaide Prince, Captain Swift 
Apr 5
Sir Nigel Gresley, Steam locomotive engineer (b. 1876) 
Apr 5
Donna Barrell, Merrily Yours 
Apr 8
Marcel Prévost, Marie des angoisses 
Apr 9
William Worthington, The Grail 
Apr 13
Annie Jump Cannon, US astronomer (Henry Draper catalogues), dies at 77 
Apr 14
Jack Edmonson, Australian corporal in Tobruk (Victoria Cross), dies 
Apr 14
Guillermo Kahlo, father of Frida Kahlo (b. 1871) 
Apr 16
Josiah Charles Stamp, 1st baron/statisician, dies 
Apr 16
William E. Danforth, The Gates of Eden 
Apr 16
Raymond C. Hill, The Green Flame 
Apr 17
Al Bowlly, British dance band vocalist (b. 1899) 
Apr 17
Adalbert Alexander Zinn, Die gute Sieben 
Apr 17
Al Bowlly, Amélie 
Apr 17
Arthur Raymond Hill, Madame Racketeer 
Apr 18
... Korysis, PM of Greece, commits suicide 
Apr 19
Johanna Muller-Hermann, composer, dies at 63 
Apr 20
Barend ter Haar, Dutch lawyer, dies in Buchenwald at 49 
Apr 20
Amleto Palermi, The Sinner 
Apr 21
Adlersfeld-Ballestrem, The White Roses of Ravensberg 
Apr 21
Arthur Kraußneck, The Chronicles of the Gray House 
Apr 21
Harold B. Franklin, The Villain Still Pursued Her 
Apr 22
Arthur Briscoe, cricketer (South African batsman in 2 Tests), dies 
Apr 22
Bill Mead, They Died with Their Boots On 
Apr 22
Marc Lachmann, Hooray for Love 
Apr 23
Karin Boye, Andra delen 
Apr 23
Stanley Fields, Little Caesar 
Apr 23
Percy Morris, Swing High, Swing Low 
Apr 26
Jean Demoor, Belgian physician/physiologist/educationalist, dies at 74 
Apr 26
Gräfin Eufemia von Adlersfeld-Ballentein, Der Amönenhof 
Apr 27
Penelope Delta, Greek author (b. 1874) 
Apr 28
F. Blinn, Quicker'n Lightnin' 
Apr 30
Edwin S. Porter, The Whole Dam Family and the Dam Dog 
May 1
John R Locksmith de Brown, vicar/CHU-politician, dies at 71 
May 1
Howard Johnson, Beginners 
May 2
Lu Miller, Hunted Men 
May 3
Václav Cech-Strán, Chudá holka 
May 4
Mary Lawson, Scrooge 
May 5
Natalija Obrenović, Queen of Serbia (b. 1859) 
May 5
Oliver T. Marsh, The Great Ziegfeld 
May 5
Al Senator, Gunga Din 
May 6
Marqués De Portago, Sanders of the River 
May 7
David Wijnkoop, revolutionary socialist, dies 
May 7
Sir James George Frazer, Scottish anthropologist (b. 1854) 
May 7
Popelka Biliánová, Matka Krácmerka 
May 8
Heinrich Zollner, composer, dies at 86 
May 8
Tore Svennberg, The Phantom Carriage 
May 9
Jørgen Lund, Han, hun og Hamlet 
May 10
Cissy Fitzgerald, Laugh, Clown, Laugh 
May 10
S.J. Warmington, Sabotage 
May 11
James C. Bradford, The Son of the Sheik 
May 11
Peggy Shannon, Deluge 
May 12
Ruth Stonehouse, A Walloping Time 
May 12
James Gordon, The Last of the Mohicans 
May 14
Karen Caspersen, The Mysterious X 
May 15
Bertran Hays, The Road to London 
May 20
Veda Buckland, The Right to Love 
May 20
Fred Behrle, Bill Peter's Kid 
May 21
Keith Armour, Atta Boy's Last Race 
May 22
Ida Waterman, Stella Maris 
May 22
Norton Travis, A Noble Reward 
May 23
Lord Herbert Austin, motor manufacturer, dies 
May 23
Slavko Osterc, composer, dies at 45 
May 24
Lancelot Holland, British vice-admiral ((WW II/Hood), dies in battle 
May 24
Wilson Collison, Mogambo 
May 25
Miguel Lerdo de Tejada, Symphony of Life 
May 26
John Underhill, Hush 
May 26
Godfrey Craig, The Man from Nevada 
May 26
Ebba Kjerulf, Fristerinden 
May 27
AH Borgesius, tutor/experimentator/amateur astronomer, dies at 76 
May 27
Ernst Lindemann,  
May 27
Günther Lütjens,  
May 27
Hans Karl Gottschalk, White Ecstasy 
May 29
Thomas Findley, The Lucky Devil 
May 29
Oskar Joost Orchester, Suite Française 
May 30
Prajadhipok, Rama VII, king of Thailand (b. 1893) 
May 30
Jindrich Horejsí, Provdám svou zenu 
May 30
Al Roberts, The Public Enemy 
May 30
Edmund L. Gruber, Iron Man 2 
May 30
King Prajadhipok, Their Majesties the King and Queen of Siam Visiting the Famous Carlsberg Breweries at Copenhagen (Denmark) 
May 30
John Forsell, My Life for Zarah Leander 
Jun 1
Hugh S Walpole, British writer (Killer & the Slain), dies 
Jun 1
Jenny Dolly, The Million Dollar Dollies 
Jun 1
Hugh Walpole, David Copperfield 
Jun 2
Lou Gehrig, 1st baseman (NY Yankee), dies of ALS in Riverdale NY at 37 
Jun 2
Lou Gehrig, Rawhide 
Jun 4
Wilhelm II von Hohenzollern, emperor (Germany, 1888-1918), dies 
Jun 4
Kaiser Wilhelm II, Kejser Wilhelms ankomst til København 1905 
Jun 4
Margarete Steffin, The Life of Galileo 
Jun 5
George Bickel, The Fixer 
Jun 5
C. Norman Hammond, Dr. Jack 
Jun 6
Louis Chevrolet, American automotive pioneer (b. 1878) 
Jun 7
Mary Kelly, Bargain Matinee 
Jun 8
Frank Graves, Left-Handed Law 
Jun 8
Camille Bardou, Bandits en automobile - Épisode 2: Hors-la-loi 
Jun 8
Charles E. Cook, Live Wires 
Jun 10
Herschel Mayall, actor (Tale of 2 Cities), dies at 78 
Jun 10
Marcus Garvey, US black leader (Back to Africa Movement), dies at 52 
Jun 10
Herschel Mayall, The Man Who Went Out 
Jun 10
Ike Lewin, The Lone Ranger 
Jun 11
Daniel Carter Beard, founder of the Boy Scouts of America (b. 1850) 
Jun 14
Pieter J Kromsigt, theologist/publicist (John Knox), dies at 74 
Jun 15
Evelyn Underhill, British writer (b. 1875) 
Jun 15
Otfrid Foerster, German neurologist (b. 1873) 
Jun 15
Henri Chomette, Le chauffeur de Mademoiselle 
Jun 16
Lodo of Hamel, 1st Dutch secret affiliate, dies 
Jun 16
Irene Franklin, Those Were the Days 
Jun 16
Fewlass Llewellyn, Good Morning, Boys 
Jun 17
Johan Wagenaar, Dutch composer (Cyrano de Bergerac), dies at 78 
Jun 19
Jack McDonald, Don Q Son of Zorro 
Jun 20
Stephanie H (Lapidoth-)Swarth, author (Lonely flowers, dies 
Jun 20
Jacques Terrane, La loi du nord 
Jun 20
Don Bartlett, The Beautiful City 
Jun 23
Elliott Dexter, Don't Change Your Husband 
Jun 26
Otto Kanturek, Night Train to Munich 
Jun 26
Ettore Campana, A Night at the Opera 
Jun 26
Arthur F. Goodrich, Business and Pleasure 
Jun 28
Gaston Dubosc, Mon père avait raison 
Jun 28
Richard Carle, Ninotchka 
Jun 29
Ignacy Jan Paderewski, Polish statesman and pianist, dies in NY at 80 
Jun 29
Rolf Randolf, Unter der Dornenkrone 
Jun 29
Ignacy Jan Paderewski, Higher and Higher 
Jun 30
Sidney De Gray, The Mark of Zorro 
Jul 2
Mohammad Baqa Jilani, cricketer (Test for India), dies at 29 
Jul 2
Marie Grimm-Einödshofer, Wanda's Trick 
Jul 2
Auriol Lee, Suspicion 
Jul 2
Sam Harris, Of Mice and Men 
Jul 4
Antoni Łomnicki, Polish mathematician (b. 1881) 
Jul 4
Bruce Petway, As the World Rolls On 
Jul 4
Tadeusz Boy-Zelenski,  
Jul 4
Guernsey Morrow, The Duke Is Tops 
Jul 5
Oskar Fried, composer, dies at 69 
Jul 5
Lous van Korlaar-van Dam, De duivel 
Jul 5
Adam Drzewicki, Tajemnice Nalewek 
Jul 5
Abraham Gleaves, The Green Pastures 
Jul 6
Frank Cooley, Wild Jim, Reformer 
Jul 7
Alter Kacyzne, On a heym 
Jul 8
Philippe Gaubert, composer, dies at 62 
Jul 8
Moses Schorr, Polish rabbi, senator, historian and orientalist (b. 1874) 
Jul 8
Philippe Gaubert, The Life and Loves of Beethoven 
Jul 8
Agnes Straub, Der Roman der Christine von Herre 
Jul 10
Ferdinand "Jelly Roll" Morton, pioneer jazz pianist, dies in LA at 56 
Jul 10
Pen Tennyson, The Proud Valley 
Jul 10
Ferdinand 'Jelly Roll' Morton, The Great Gatsby 
Jul 10
Huntley Wright, The Little Father of the Wilderness 
Jul 15
Walter Ruttmann, Berlin: Symphony of a Great City 
Jul 15
Frank Isbell, World Series Baseball Game 
Jul 15
Max Kretzer, Meister Timpe 
Jul 17
August Cesarec, Tonkina jedina ljubav 
Jul 18
Dionyssios Lavrangas, composer, dies at 80 
Jul 18
Léon Courtois, Napoleon 
Jul 20
Lew Fields, American vaudeville performer (b. 1867) 
Jul 20
Lew Fields, The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle 
Jul 21
Bohdan Lepky, Ukrainian writer and poet (b. 1872) 
Jul 21
Franz Skondrup, The Princess's Dilemma 
Jul 21
Palmer Morrison, The Saddle Tramp 
Jul 23
Andrzej Lomakowski, Zabawka 
Jul 25
Purnell Pratt, Scarface 
Jul 25
Allan Forrest, The Things in the Bottom Drawer 
Jul 26
Benjamin Whorf, anthropologist, dies 
Jul 26
Marx Dormoy, French socialist, killed by a time bomb 
Jul 26
Howard Jones, Knute Rockne All American 
Jul 27
Alfred Henry O'Keeffe, New Zealand artist (b. 1858) 
Jul 28
Kijaku Ôtani, Echizen sodo 
Jul 28
William Parker, What Every Woman Wants 
Jul 29
James Stephenson, actor (Sea Hawk, River's End), dies at 52 
Jul 29
Charles Murray, The Wizard of Oz 
Jul 29
Eddie Leonard, Melody Lane 
Jul 29
James Stephenson, The Letter 
Jul 30
Paul Escoffier, Pépé le Moko 
Aug 1
Mai Wells, The Pilgrim 
Aug 2
Jose Juan Tablada, Mexican poet (La Feria), dies at 70 
Aug 2
Eugene Clifford, Scarlet Saint 
Aug 2
Marieluise Claudius, Two Merry Adventurers 
Aug 4
Mihály Babits, Hatholdas rózsakert 
Aug 4
Frank Oreb, Pinocchio 
Aug 5
Jack Budlong, They Died with Their Boots On 
Aug 5
Barnett Parker, Marie Antoinette 
Aug 6
Leonid Leonidov, Seeds of Freedom 
Aug 7
Rabindranath Tagore, Indian philosopher/poet/writer, dies at 80 
Aug 7
Bruno Mussolini, Gente dell'aria 
Aug 7
Rabindranath Tagore, Charulata 
Aug 9
Raymond Wells, The Lure of the South Seas 
Aug 12
Bobby Peel, cricketer (took 102 wickets for England), dies 
Aug 13
Lily Gottschalksen, Digterens drøm 
Aug 13
J. Stuart Blackton, Winsor McCay, the Famous Cartoonist of the N.Y. Herald and His Moving Comics 
Aug 14
Josef Jakobs, German spy, executed in Tower of London 
Aug 14
Saint Maximilian Kolbe, Polish martyr (b. 1894) 
Aug 15
Annie Vernay, The Mayor's Dilemma 
Aug 17
David C. Werner, Cheers for Miss Bishop 
Aug 17
Paul Dullac, Marius 
Aug 18
Austin Egen, Tingel-Tangel 
Aug 20
R. Henderson Bland, From the Manger to the Cross; or, Jesus of Nazareth 
Aug 23
Jack O'Connor, cricketer (four Tests for Aust 1908-09, 13 wkts), dies 
Aug 23
Wilmer Walter, The Fair Pretender 
Aug 23
James May, It Happened in Hollywood 
Aug 24
Hubert Harben, Scrooge 
Aug 29
Henri Louis, French officer/resistance fighter, executed at 40 
Aug 29
Jan L G "Yvan" Doornik, Dutch resist fighter in France, executed at 36 
Aug 30
Peder Oluf Pedersen, Danish engineer and physicist (b. 1874) 
Aug 30
Marie von Buelow, Sein letzter Seitensprung 
Aug 30
Lawrence Tarver, Bored of Education 
Aug 31
Marian Zwetajewa, writer, dies 
Aug 31
Marina Tsvetaeva, Russian poet (b. 1892) 
Aug 31
Marina Tsvetaeva, Ironiya sudby, ili S legkim parom! 
Sep 1
Benjamin Dwight, US tennis championship umpire, dies 
Sep 2
Morgan Davis, The Bandit Chaser 
Sep 3
Corrado D'Errico, Trial and Death of Socrates 
Sep 4
Abe Scholtz, His Private Secretary 
Sep 6
Hugo Loudon, president-director (Royal Oil), dies at 81 
Sep 6
Milton Ross, The Penalty 
Sep 9
Gustav Ehrismann, German germanist, dies at 85 
Sep 9
James Ashmore Creelman, King Kong 
Sep 10
Ludwig Czerny, Die blonde Geisha 
Sep 10
John O'Connor, Cassidy 
Sep 12
Kaj Mervild, Balletten danser 
Sep 13
Elias Disney,  
Sep 14
Harry Raver, As a Man Thinks 
Sep 14
Robert Ozanne, Pépé le Moko 
Sep 15
Italia Almirante-Manzini, Beauty of the World 
Sep 16
Emma-Lindsay Squier, Dancing Pirate 
Sep 18
Hermann Blaß, Jumping Into the Abyss 
Sep 18
Fred Karno, Early Birds 
Sep 18
Claude King, Arrowsmith 
Sep 20
Mignon Le Brun, Wanted: A Brother 
Sep 21
Will Carleton, Over the Hill 
Sep 22
Alfred Gosden, The Wicked Darling 
Sep 23
Emilie Johnson, The Last Edition 
Sep 24
Robert Gaillard, The Man Who Couldn't Beat God 
Sep 25
Z. Wall Covington, The Kingdom Within 
Sep 25
Clifford Grey, The Wolf of Wall Street 
Sep 26
Eugene Walter, The Way of a Woman 
Sep 28
Józef Chmielinski, Nie damy ziemi, skad nasz ród 
Sep 29
Friedrich Angel, German mathematician (group theory), dies at 79 
Sep 29
Remi Rasquin, Mooi Juultje van Volendam 
Sep 29
Marta Belfort, The Gold Rush 
Sep 30
Calisto Bertramo, Animali pazzi 
Oct 1
Palle Rosenkrantz, Der var engang 
Oct 2
Thomas Carrigan, Crooked Alley 
Oct 2
Aribert Mog, Ecstasy 
Oct 3
Wilhelm Kienzl, Austria composer (Kuhreigen), dies at 84 
Oct 3
Wilhelm Kienzl, Der Evangelimann 
Oct 3
Ernest W. Marland, Lest We Forget 
Oct 3
Fletcher Norton, The Big House 
Oct 4
Jack Cunningham, It's a Gift 
Oct 5
Louis D Brandeis, 1st Jewish Supreme Court Judge (1916-39), dies at 84 
Oct 5
E.H. Calvert, The Crimson Wing 
Oct 5
Clarence Wilson, You Can't Take It With You 
Oct 6
Gyula Kabos, Hyppolit, the Butler 
Oct 6
Anthony Gildès, L'affaire est dans le sac 
Oct 8
Gus Kahn, Goodfellas 
Oct 9
Helen Morgan, American singer/actress, dies of liver ailment at 41 
Oct 9
John Cobb, The Lure of a Woman 
Oct 9
Helen Morgan, Applause 
Oct 13
GJ Berenschot, general/supreme commander Dutch East Indies army, dies 
Oct 13
David Devant, Collision 
Oct 14
Kaarlo Oksanen, The Song of the Scarlet Flower 
Oct 14
Hjalmar Söderberg, Gertrud 
Oct 15
Francisco Moreno, The Devil Is a Woman 
Oct 16
Armando Vargas de la Maza, El indio 
Oct 16
Bruno Lechowski, Za trzy spojrzenia 
Oct 17
John S Plaskett, Canadian astronomer (Plaskett's twins), dies 
Oct 18
Dirk Fock, governor-general van/of Neth-Indies 1921-6, dies at 83 
Oct 18
Manuel Teixeira Gomes, 7th President of Portugal (b. 1860) 
Oct 18
Bernard Niemeyer, The Little Samaritan 
Oct 19
Piet Fuchs, Het wrak van de Noorzee 
Oct 19
Leo Belmont, Uwiedziona 
Oct 20
Ken Farnes (WWII) 15 Tests for England, cricketer (60 wickets), dies 
Oct 20
Richard J. Jose, Silver Threads Among the Gold 
Oct 22
Ernest Mainwaring, First Night 
Oct 23
Mrs. Harold Lockwood, Dynamite Dan 
Oct 25
Nisse Lind, En flicka kommer till sta'n 
Oct 25
Robert Delaunay, Le vertige 
Oct 26
Arkady Gaidar, Russian children's writer (b. 1904) 
Oct 26
Félix Mayol, Questions indiscrètes 
Oct 26
Georgette Leblanc, The Inhuman Woman 
Oct 26
Victor Schertzinger, The Wolf of Wall Street 
Oct 27
Ernest Everett Just, African-American embryologist (physiology of development, fertilization, cell division), dies of pancreatic cancer at 58 
Oct 27
Hans Joachim Schaufuß, The Burning Secret 
Oct 28
Edmée Favart, Mannequins 
Oct 29
Harvey Hendrick, American baseball player (b. 1897) 
Oct 29
Hamilton Smith, By Whose Hand? 
Oct 31
Herwarth Walden, writer, dies at 63 
Nov 1
Camille Melloy, [the Paepe], Belgian priest/poet (Requiem), dies at 50 
Nov 1
Dominik Löscher, Glühende Berge - Flammendes Herz 
Nov 2
Bengt Djurberg, Den gamla gården 
Nov 2
Arthur Hurley, The Hard Guy 
Nov 2
Tove Fønss, Den store dag 
Nov 3
R.T. Layton, The Long Voyage Home 
Nov 4
Charles Mortimer Peck, The One-Way Trail 
Nov 5
Arndt Pekurinen, Finnish pacifist (b. 1905) 
Nov 5
Theo Carew, A Modern Fairy Tale 
Nov 6
Maurice Leblanc, French novelist (b. 1864) 
Nov 6
William Sulzer, The Governor's Boss 
Nov 6
Maurice Leblanc, Lupin III: The Castle of Cagliostro 
Nov 6
Joachim Gottschalk, Ein Leben lang 
Nov 7
Albin Zollinger, Swiss poet/author (Das Gewitter), dies at 46 
Nov 7
Luise Westkirch, The Sunken 
Nov 8
Gaetano Mosca, Italian sociologist (Elite Circle), dies at 83 
Nov 9
Evelyn Millard, Chains of Bondage 
Nov 9
Hugh Cameron, The Emergency Case 
Nov 9
Józef Redo, Rozporek i Ska 
Nov 10
Kenneth Davenport, Masked Fate 
Nov 12
Abe "Kid Twist" Reles, NY gangster/police informer, killed 
Nov 12
Henri Christiné, The Josephine Baker Story 
Nov 12
Charles Huntziger,  
Nov 14
Wright Kramer, Before I Hang 
Nov 14
Frank Hammond, The Circle of Fate 
Nov 14
Edward Jacobsen, En bevæget Bryllupsnat 
Nov 14
Edvard Jacobsen, Copenhagen by Night 
Nov 15
William Lowery, Robin Hood 
Nov 17
Earnest Udet, German general/head air pioneer, commits suicide 
Nov 17
Robert Schmidt, De blaa drenge 
Nov 17
Ernst Udet, White Hell of Pitz Palu 
Nov 18
Walter H Nernst, German chemist (Nobel Prize 1920), dies at 77 
Nov 18
Chris Watson, third Prime Minister of Australia (b. 1867) 
Nov 18
Émile Nelligan, Quebec poet (b. 1879) 
Nov 18
Georg John, M 
Nov 21
Juanita Spellini, first women executed in Calif 
Nov 21
Henrietta Vinton Davis American elocutionist, dramatist, impersonator, public speaker (b. 1860) 
Nov 22
Werner Mölders, German ace fighter pilot (b. 1915) 
Nov 22
Werner Mölders,  
Nov 24
Wilmo Schäfer, Liebe kann lügen 
Nov 25
Pedro Aguirre Cerda, president Chili (People's Front), dies 
Nov 26
Niels Hansen Jacobsen, Danish sculptor and ceramist (b. 1861) 
Nov 26
Ernest Lapointe, French-Canadian politician (b. 1876) 
Nov 27
Clarence J. Harris, Little Miss Happiness 
Nov 28
Acton Bond, Henry VIII 
Nov 28
Katharine Haviland-Taylor, A Man to Remember 
Nov 29
Ed Hahn, World Series Baseball Game 
Nov 29
Elisabeth Fröhlich, Swiss Miss 
Nov 30
Adrian Morris, The Grapes of Wrath 
Nov 30
James Buchanan, Daddy 
Dec 1
Horace Chapman, cricketer (2 Tests for South Africa, 39 runs, 1 wkt), dies 
Dec 2
Murray Carrington, In Search of a Husband 
Dec 2
Edward Rydz-Smigly, Kenes Brit Hekhayal 
Dec 3
Johann Christian August Sinding, composer, dies at 85 
Dec 3
Pavel Filonov, Russian painter (b. 1883) 
Dec 3
Christian Sinding, Intermezzo: A Love Story 
Dec 5
Harry Bowen, Grandma's Buoys 
Dec 7
Cecil Forsyth, composer, dies at 71 
Dec 7
Iida, Japanese pilot/lt, dies in battle at 28 
Dec 7
Notable casualties of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor 
Dec 7
Mervyn S. Bennion, United States Navy Captain, Medal of Honor recipient, killed in Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor (b. 1887) 
Dec 7
Herbert C. Jones, United States Navy, Medal of Honor recipient, killed in Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor (b. 1918) 
Dec 7
Thomas J. Reeves, United States Navy, Medal of Honor recipient, killed in Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor (b. 1895) 
Dec 7
Franklin Van Valkenburgh, United States Navy, Medal of Honor recipient, killed in Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor (b. 1888) 
Dec 7
Knut Lambert, Lika mot lika 
Dec 7
Mrs. Fred Kitchen, Freddy's Nightmare; or, Too Much Money 
Dec 8
Dorothy Cleveland, Citizen Kane 
Dec 8
Howard Truesdale, Go West 
Dec 9
Leonard "Leo" Polak, Dutch philosopher, dies in Sachsenhausen at 61 
Dec 9
Dmitry Merezhkovsky, Russian writer and philosopher (b. 1865) 
Dec 9
Dmitri Merezhkovsky, Tsarevich Aleksey 
Dec 9
Bruno Aspelin, Rautakylän vanha parooni 
Dec 10
Colin Kelly, American pilot (b. 1915) 
Dec 11
John Gillespie Magee, Jr., American poet and aviator (b. 1922) 
Dec 11
Charles Émile Picard, French mathematician (b. 1856) 
Dec 11
Arvid Ringheim, Dockan eller glödande kärlek 
Dec 12
Cesar Basa, Philippine Air Force and World War II hero (b. 1915) 
Dec 13
Minnie Rayner, Gaslight 
Dec 14
Emanuel A. Turner, The Love Swindle 
Dec 19
L M Dovator, Russian general, dies in battle 
Dec 20
Igor Severyanin, Russian poet (b. 1887) 
Dec 21
David Howard, The Lost Jungle 
Dec 22
Leopoldo Mugnone, composer, dies at 83 
Dec 22
Karel Hasler, Ballad-Singer 
Dec 22
Fritz Lamprecht, Begravelsesherrerne 
Dec 23
William Clifford, The Kiss of Mary Jane 
Dec 24
Siegfried Alkan, German composer (b. 1858) 
Dec 24
Lee Millar, Mr. Mouse Takes a Trip 
Dec 25
Blanche Bates, The Border Legion 
Dec 25
Marie Klimesová, The Five Senses of a Man 
Dec 26
Miguel de Zárraga, Las fronteras del amor 
Dec 26
Riek Kloppenburg, Bleeke Bet 
Dec 27
Martin Linge, Den nye lensmannen 
Dec 29
Robert Hood Bowers, A Daughter of the Gods 
Dec 30
El Lissitzky, Russian artist and architect (b. 1890) 
Dec 31
Sigwart Aspestrand, composer, dies at 85 
Dec 31
Bodil Rosing, Sunrise 
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