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Famous Deaths In 1940

Wednesday, 18 January 2017

Jan 01 Panuganti Lakshminarasimha Rao, Indian writer and essayist (b. 1865) died on this day in history. Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 04 Conrad Weiss, German writer/poet (Heart of Words), dies at 59 on this day in history. Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 05 Tina Modotti, [Maria del Carmen], Ital/Mexican communist, dies at 46 in the year 1940. Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 12 On this day in history erich R Jaensch, German psychologist (eidetiek), dies at 56 Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 18 On this day in history kazimierz P Tetmajer, Polish writer/poet (Young Poland), dies at 74 Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 20 Omar Bundy, U.S. army general (b. 1861) died on this day in history. Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 24 On this day in history emile van Bosch, revue/operetta-artist, dies at 52 Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 25 Elias Simojoki, Finnish clergyman and politician (b. 1899) died on this day in history. Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 31 On this day in history rené "Sascha" Schickele, German writer (Erbe am Rhein), dies at 56 Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 01 Philip Francis Nowlan, science fiction writer, creator of Buck Rogers character (b. 1888) died on this day in history. Click To Search About This In Google

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Feb 04 Nikolai Yezhov, Head of Soviet NKVD (b. 1895) died on this day in history. Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 07 In the year 1940 francis Ford, cricketer (5 Tests for Engld v Australia 1894-95), dies Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 09 In the year 1940 death of eugene Bleuler, Swiss psychiatrist (b. 1857) Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 11 John Buchan, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir, Gov-Gen of Canada (1935-40), dies on this day in history. Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 27 In the year 1940 peter Behrens, German architect, dies Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 28 Johan C Braakensiek, Dutch political cartoonist, dies at 81 on this day in history. Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 29 In the year 1940 edward Frederic Benson, novelist, dies Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 01 Josef Swickard, actor (Lost City, Tale of 2 Cities), dies at 73 in the year 1940. Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 04 Hamlin Garland, American novelist (b. 1860) died on this day in history. Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 05 On this day in history death of cai Yuanpei, Chinese educator (b. 1868) Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 10 In the year 1940 louis de Vries, Dutch actor (Merchant of Venice), dies at 68 Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 15 Alfred Marr, cricketer (Test for Australia 1885, scored 0 & 5), dies on this day in history. Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 16 Selma Lagerlöf, Swedish writer, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1858) died in the year 1940. Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 19 Gustaaf Sap, Belgian minister of Economic Affairs, dies at 54 in the year 1940. Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 20 On this day in history death of alfred Ploetz, German physician, biologist, and eugenicist (b. 1860) Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 25 Ion Nonna Otescu, composer, dies at 51 in the year 1940. Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 26 In the year 1940 death of spiridon Louis, Greek runner, winner of the first modern Olympics marathon (b. 1873) Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 27 In the year 1940 death of michael Joseph Savage, Prime Minister of New Zealand (b. 1872) Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 29 On this day in history death of alexander Obolensky, Russian prince and famed Rugby Union footballer who played for England.(b. 1916) Click To Search About This In Google

Apr 06 On this day in history andres Isasi, composer, dies at 49 Click To Search About This In Google

Apr 09 Mrs Patrick Campbell, English actress (Outcast Lady, Riptide), dies in the year 1940. Click To Search About This In Google

Apr 18 On this day in history florrie Forde, music hall artist, dies Click To Search About This In Google

Apr 26 On this day in history carl Bosch, German chemist (BASF, IG Farben, Nobel 1931), dies at 65 Click To Search About This In Google

May 07 George Lansbury, Labour Party Leader (b. 1859) died in the year 1940. Click To Search About This In Google

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Famous Birthdays In 1940

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02 S. R. S. Varadhan, Indian-American mathematician was born in the year 1940. Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 03 On this day in history birth of thelma Schoonmaker, actress/editor (Casino, Cape Fear, Good Fellas) Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 04 Anthony Skooter Teague, Texas, actor (How to Succeed in Business) was born in the year 1940. Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 04 Brian Josephson, British physicist (Nobel 1973) was born on this day in history. Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 04 On this day in history birth of helmut Jahn, German architect Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 04 On this day in history birth of gao Xingjian, Chinese-born French novelist and dramatist, Nobel laureate Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 05 Dany Saval, Oakland Calif, actress (Boeing Boeing, Moon Pilot) was born on this day in history. Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 05 Michael O'Donoghue, American writer (d. 1994) was born on this day in history. Click To Search About This In Google

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