Famous Deaths In 1950
Tuesday, 12 May 2020
Jan 02 Emil Jannings, actor (The Way of All Flesh), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Jan 06 In the year 1950 isaiah Bowman, geographer/co-founder (Geographical Review), dies at 71
Jan 08 On this day in history george Rowe, cricketer (15 wckts in 4 Tests for S Af 1895-1902), dies
Jan 11 In the year 1950 karin Michaelis, writer, dies at 77
Jan 12 In the year 1950 koos van de Griend, composer, dies at 44
Jan 15 On this day in history death of gen Henry "Hap" Arnold, U.S. General of the Air Force (b. 1886)
Jan 21 In the year 1950 george Orwell, author (Animal Farm, 1984), dies in London at 46
Jan 22 In the year 1950 alan Hale, actor (Little John-Adv of Robin Hood), dies at 57
Jan 24 Bull Montana, actor (Son of Sheik), dies at 62 on this day in history.
Jan 26 Betsy van den Arend, Dutch [Betje], actress (Miss Hobbs), dies at 78 in the year 1950.
Jan 28 In the year 1950 death of nikolai Luzin, Russian mathematician (b. 1883)
Jan 29 On this day in history death of ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Emir of Kuwait (b. 1885)
Feb 02 On this day in history death of constantin CarathĂ©odory, Greek mathematician (b. 1873)
Feb 03 Karl Seitz, president of Austria, dies at 80 on this day in history.
Feb 06 In the year 1950 death of georges Imbert, Alsatian chemist (b. 1884)
Feb 10 Armen Tigran Tigranyan, composer, dies at 70 in the year 1950.
Feb 13 Rafael Sabatini, Italian author (b. 1875) died in the year 1950.
Feb 14 Eduard Hermann, German linguist (Homer), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Feb 16 On this day in history david Denton, cricketer (England batsman in 11 Tests 1905-10), dies
Feb 18 In the year 1950 voranc Prezikov, [Lovro Kuhar], Slavic author (Jamnica), dies at 56
Feb 19 Edyth Walker, US singer, dies at 82 in the year 1950.
Feb 25 George Minot, American physician, Nobel laureate (b. 1885) died in the year 1950.
Feb 26 Harry Lauder (Maclennan), Scottish comic/singer, dies at about 75 in the year 1950.
Feb 27 In the year 1950 ivan Goll, writer, dies at 58
Mar 02 M Joseph V d'Arbaud, French poet/author (Li cant palustre), dies at 76 on this day in history.
Mar 04 On this day in history death of adam Rainer, the only man in recorded human history ever to have been both a dwarf and a giant (b. 1899)
Mar 06 In the year 1950 lew Lehr, comedian (Stop Me if I heard this One), dies at 54
Mar 08 In the year 1950 jaroslav Kocian, composer, dies at 67
Mar 10 Marguerite De La Motte, American actress (b. 1902) died in the year 1950.
Mar 11 In the year 1950 florence Arliss, actress (Disraeli), dies at 78
Mar 12 L Heinrich Mann, German/US writer (Between the Races), dies at 78 in the year 1950.
Mar 19 In the year 1950 edgar Rice Burroughs, sci-fi author (Tarzan of the Apes), dies at 74
Mar 20 Walter Eucken, German economist, dies at 59 in the year 1950.
Mar 23 On this day in history douglas Carr, England cricket leg-spinner (Test 1909), dies