Famous Deaths In 1938
Tuesday, 19 October 2021
Jan 03 Arthur Boon, Flemish priest/philologist, dies at 54 on this day in history.
Jan 08 In the year 1938 death of johnny Gruelle, Creator of Raggedy Ann and Andy (b. 1880)
Jan 10 In the year 1938 willem de Vreese, Flemish linguist, dies at 68
Jan 12 On this day in history death of gösta Ekman (senior), Swedish actor (b. 1890)
Jan 17 On this day in history william H Pickering, astronomer (predicted Pluto), dies at 79
Jan 28 In the year 1938 bernd Rosemeyer, German race car driver, dies at 28
Feb 05 Hans Litten, German jurist (b. 1903) died on this day in history.
Feb 06 In the year 1938 marianne V von Werefkin, Russ/German/Swiss house painter, dies at 77
Feb 07 Harvey Firestone, American manufacturer (b. 1868) died in the year 1938.
Feb 09 Truby King, pioneer of mothercraft, dies on this day in history.
Feb 16 In the year 1938 otto zur Linde, German author (Lieder of the Leids), dies at 64
Feb 18 Alida JM Tartaud-Little, actress (Rotterdam Stage), dies at 64 in the year 1938.
Feb 21 Albert Huybrechts, composer, dies at 39 in the year 1938.
Mar 01 G D'Annunzio, writer, dies at 74 in the year 1938.
Mar 02 Ben Harney, American composer and pianist (b. 1871) died on this day in history.
Mar 03 Arthur Koestler, writer, dies at 32 in the year 1938.
Mar 04 On this day in history death of george Foster Peabody, American politician (b. 1852)
Mar 07 Andreas Michalakopoulos, Greek politician, Prime Minister of Greece (b. 1876) died in the year 1938.
Mar 09 In the year 1938 sydney Baynes, composer, dies at 59
Mar 13 On this day in history clarence S Darrow, Scopes Monkey Trial attorney, dies in Chicago at 80
Mar 15 Edmund Tylecote, cricketer (England keeper in 6 Tests 1882-86), dies on this day in history.
Mar 16 Egon Friedell, writer, dies in the year 1938.
Mar 18 In the year 1938 cyril Rootham, composer, dies at 62
Mar 21 On this day in history oscar Apfel, actor (Inspiration), dies at 60
Mar 27 In the year 1938 louis William Stern, German/US philosopher/psychologist, dies at 66
Mar 31 In the year 1938 willem J T Kloos, Dutch poet/critic (New Guide), dies at 78
Apr 02 Alice Berend, writer, dies on this day in history.
Apr 04 Cyril Christiani, cricket wicket keep (WI 1935), dies of malaria at 24 on this day in history.
Apr 08 In the year 1938 harold Baumgartner, cricketer (took 2-99 lefty in test for S Af), dies
Apr 10 Nana Annor Adjaye, Pan-Africanist, dies in W Nzima Ghana in the year 1938.
Apr 12 Feodor Chaliapine, Russian author (Man & Mark), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Apr 13 In the year 1938 death of archibald Belaney, Canadian conservationist (b. 1888)
Apr 15 In the year 1938 caesar Vallejo, Peru/French poet (Trilce, Russia & 1931), dies at 46
Apr 16 In the year 1938 bertram Wagstaff Mills, circus proprietor, dies