Famous Deaths In March - 23
Sunday, 03 December 2023
1881 Nikolay Rubinstein, composer, dies at 45 on this day in history.
1906 Victor Barton, cricketer (scored 23 in Test Eng v S Afr 1892), dies on March - 23.
1907 On this day in history constantine P Pobedonostsev, Russian reactionary senator, dies at 79
1914 On March - 23 teunis Stoel, actor, dies at 62
1918 Cesar Cortinas, composer, dies at 27 on March - 23.
1919 On March - 23 jean HL Bossard, actor/impresario (2 Orphans), dies at 45
1925 On March - 23 aleksei Kuropatkin, Russian general/minister of War, dies at 76
1927 On March - 23 death of paul CÃ©sar Helleu, French artist (b. 1859)
1931 On March - 23 death of bhagat Singh, Rajguru, Sukhdev Indian freedom fighters
1935 Death of Florence Moore, American actress (b. 1886) on this day in history.
1937 On this day in history helge Rode, Danish poet/essayist, dies at 66
1943 Andre Lichtenberger, French Sudan writer (Le Petit Roi), dies at 72 on March - 23.
1944 On this day in history o C Wingate, British general-major (Burma), dies in air crash
1946 Alexandru Zirra, composer, dies at 62 on March - 23.
1947 On this day in history death of archduchess Luise of Austria, Princess of Tuscany (b. 1870)
1950 Douglas Carr, England cricket leg-spinner (Test 1909), dies on this day in history.
1952 On March - 23 klaas Schilder, Dutch vicar/theologist/antifascist, dies at 61
1953 Death of Raoul Dufy, painter, Forcalquier, France on this day in history.
1955 Death of Artur da Silva Bernardes, President of Brazil (b. 1875) on March - 23.
1957 L Patrick Abercrombie, English architect, dies at 77 on March - 23.
1958 On March - 23 florian Znaniecki, Polish/US sociologist/philosopher, dies at 76
1960 On this day in history franklin P Adams, columnist (Information Please), dies at 78
1961 A C Russell, cricketer (10 Tests for England 910 runs), dies on March - 23.
1962 On this day in history josephus RH van Schaik, lawyer/vice-premier of Neth, dies at 80
1963 On this day in history davey Moore, dies seconds after KOed in feather-weight championship
1964 Peter Lorre, actor (Casino Royale), dies at 59 on March - 23.
1965 Mae Murray, actress (Bachelor Apartment), dies of heart ailment at 75 on this day in history.
1966 Johannes W Elsensohn, Dutch actor/writer (Arie), dies at 82 on this day in history.
1967 On March - 23 duncan Macrae, actor (Casino Royale, Kidnapped), dies at 61
1968 Edwin O'Connor, US writer, dies at 49 on this day in history.
1969 Rudolf Pannwitz, German author/philosopher (Urblik), dies at 87 on March - 23.
1970 Death of Del Lord, Canadian director (b. 1894) on March - 23.
1971 On March - 23 armin Loos, composer, dies at 67
1973 On March - 23 ken Maynard, actor (Phantom Rancher, $50,000 Reward), dies at 77