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Notable Deaths - 1949

1949Maurice Maeterlinck, Belgian philosopher (Nobel 1911), dies at 86

1949Margaret Mitchell, US writer (Gone With the Wind), dies at 48

1949Victor Fleming, director (Wizard of Oz, Gone With Wind), dies at 65

1949Lead Belly, [Huddie William Ledbetter], blues singer, dies at 64

1949 Deaths
Date Event
Jan 1
Malcolm Campbell, English cyclist (world speed-record), dies at 63 
Jan 1
Géo Flandre, Le départ dans la nuit 
Jan 4
Oscar Polk, Gone with the Wind 
Jan 5
Albert Broquin, S.S. Tenacity 
Jan 5
Valborg Borchsenius, Solo af troubaduren og Solo af Sylfiden 
Jan 5
Minnie Steele, The Scarlet Empress 
Jan 6
Stoyan Bachvarov, Bulgari ot staro vreme 
Jan 6
Victor Fleming, The Wizard of Oz 
Jan 6
Gennaro Righelli, Down with Misery 
Jan 7
Elin Wägner, The Nurtull Gang 
Jan 9
Amilcare Zanella, composer, dies at 75 
Jan 9
Tommy Handley, Time Flies 
Jan 10
Erich von Drygalski, German geographer, geophysicist, and polar scientist (b. 1865) 
Jan 10
Marcel Maupi, The Baker's Wife 
Jan 13
Jeanne Delvair, Anna Karénine 
Jan 14
Joaquín Turina, Spanish pianist/conductor/composer (Rima), dies at 66 
Jan 14
Willie Howard, Between the Acts at the Opera 
Jan 14
Joaquín Turina, Duplicity 
Jan 15
Black Dahlia, murder victim found in LA (basis of the movie) 
Jan 15
Pompeo Aloisi, Italian baron/diplomat/senator, dies at 63 
Jan 15
William Stack, Mary of Scotland 
Jan 16
Alfred Block, Way Out West 
Jan 17
Ludvig Nathansen, Den afbrudte bryllupsnat 
Jan 19
Aleksandr Popov, Schastlivogo plavaniya 
Jan 19
William Wright, Reveille with Beverly 
Jan 20
Josephus T J Cuypers, architect (Amsterdam Stock Exchange), dies at 87 
Jan 20
Nora Gregor, The Rules of the Game 
Jan 21
Joseph Cawthorn, White Zombie 
Jan 21
Helge Andersson, Kungsgatan 
Jan 22
William Thomas Walsh, American author (b. 1891) 
Jan 23
Arvo Kotilainen, Kirkastettu sydän 
Jan 24
Joseph Sternad, Brewster's Millions 
Jan 25
Emil Axman, composer, dies at 61 
Jan 25
Makino Nobuaki, Japanese statesman (b. 1861) 
Jan 26
Victor Fleming, director (Wizard of Oz, Gone With Wind), dies at 65 
Jan 27
Boris Asafiev, composer, dies at 64 
Jan 27
Boris Asafyev, Stars of the Russian Ballet 
Jan 27
Evart Overton, The Purple Dress 
Jan 28
Gustaf Lazarus Nordqvist, composer, dies at 62 
Jan 28
Shirley Vance Martin, My Boy 
Jan 30
Paulo da Portela, Separações 
Jan 31
Henri de Vries, [Hendricus Walterop], actor (Cleopatra), dies at 84 
Jan 31
Otto Metzetti, Now or Never 
Jan 31
Henri De Vries, The Night Hawk 
Feb 1
Herbert Stothart, composer, dies at 63 
Feb 1
Sarojini Naidu, Congress Session in Bombay 
Feb 1
Herbert Stothart, The Wizard of Oz 
Feb 1
Ida Larsen, Storstadens Hyæne 
Feb 2
Blanche Sewell, The Wizard of Oz 
Feb 2
Ernst Friese, Der Mann in der Wanne 
Feb 2
Rauli Tuomi, Linnaisten vihreä kamari 
Feb 2
P.H.L. Wilson, The Black Pirate 
Feb 3
Charles Bimbo, Babes in Toyland 
Feb 5
Juozas Tallat-Kelpsa, composer, dies at 50 
Feb 5
Ethel Desmond, Polygamy 
Feb 6
Charmion, Trapeze Disrobing Act 
Feb 6
Karl Herlinger, Give Me a Sailor 
Feb 6
Carl Herlinger, Inside the Lines 
Feb 6
Harry Rapf, Brown of Harvard 
Feb 6
Béla Zsolt, Oktogon 
Feb 7
Carl Hagman, 'Swing it' magistern 
Feb 8
Franco Leoni, composer, dies at 81 
Feb 8
Leonid Alexeyevich Polovinkin, composer, dies at 54 
Feb 8
Leonid Polovinkin, Vasilisa the Beautiful 
Feb 8
Tom Nawn, The General 
Feb 9
Poul Julius Ouscher Schierbeck, composer, dies at 60 
Feb 9
Earl Dobbins, Western Union 
Feb 9
Poul Schierbeck, Ditte, Child of Man 
Feb 11
Axel Munthe, Story of San Michele 
Feb 11
George Botsford, The George Burns Special 
Feb 11
Teddy Bill, In Werder blühen die Bäume... - Die Geschichte zweier lustiger Berliner Jungen 
Feb 12
Hassan al Banna, Egyptian founder of the Muslim Brotherhood (b. 1906) 
Feb 12
Karl Meinhardt, Quick 
Feb 12
Morgan Flowers, Abilene Town 
Feb 12
Seymour Simons, Beginners 
Feb 13
Christian Bérard, Beauty and the Beast 
Feb 14
Yusuf Salman Yusuf, Iraqi-Assyrian communist leader (b. 1901) 
Feb 17
John Herdman, The Power of Love 
Feb 17
Frederick Richards, The Corn Is Green 
Feb 18
Niceto A Zamora y Torres, premier of Spain (1931-36), dies at 71 
Feb 18
Niceto Alcalá Zamora,  
Feb 19
Auguste Jean Maria Charles Serieyx, composer, dies at 83 
Feb 19
Horace Sinclair, ...One Third of a Nation... 
Feb 19
Jean Gillie, Decoy 
Feb 20
Vasiliy Lebedev-Kumach, Tsirk 
Feb 21
Ernest Walker, composer, dies at 78 
Feb 21
Drew Demorest, The Spoilers 
Feb 21
Jimmie Lucas, Strangers in the Night 
Feb 22
Russell Porter, actor (Betsy, Hanna's War, British Empire), dies 
Feb 22
Jerry Brown, Deceit 
Feb 24
Roman Bohnen, The Best Years of Our Lives 
Feb 25
Edvard Nielsen-Stevns, Den sidste af slægten 
Feb 25
George E. Kann, A Bride for Henry 
Feb 25
Leonor Pérez Gavilán de Samaniego, Sevilla de mis amores 
Feb 27
Franz Adam Beyerlein, Der große Zapfenstreich 
Feb 28
Stanley Robert Marchant, composer, dies at 65 
Feb 28
Erland Colliander, Panik 
Feb 28
Charles Hanson Towne, The Fighting Roosevelts 
Mar 3
Agnes Steele, Roaring Ranch 
Mar 3
Mort Peebles, School Days 
Mar 4
Jesse Graves, Son of Ingagi 
Mar 4
Frank Staples, When the Devil Laughed 
Mar 5
Walter C. Short,  
Mar 5
Alex Melesh, Beyond Tomorrow 
Mar 5
Ladislaw Czettel, Pygmalion 
Mar 6
Virginia Chauvenet, Jealousy 
Mar 6
Hugó Déri, The Old Scoundrel 
Mar 6
Robert Storm Petersen, The Robber's Sweetheart 
Mar 7
Francis Dodd, English artist (b. 1874) 
Mar 7
Ernö Mihályi, One Skirt, One Pants 
Mar 7
Sol Bloom, Francis Covers the Big Town 
Mar 8
John M. Sullivan, A Tribute to Mother 
Mar 8
George M. Arthur, Musical Cocktail 
Mar 10
James Rector, American athlete (b. 1884) 
Mar 10
Harry E. Edington, Mr. & Mrs. Smith 
Mar 10
Kenneth Lawton, The Gentleman from Louisiana 
Mar 10
Geneva Mitchell, Morning Glory 
Mar 10
Gherardo Gherardi, Bicycle Thieves 
Mar 11
Juan Lamonte de Grignon, composer, dies at 76 
Mar 11
Henri Giraud,  
Mar 11
Carl Winther, Fröken Vildkatt 
Mar 12
Maria "Beppie" Bakker, Dutch actress/wife of Piet Vink Sr, dies at 95 
Mar 12
Valentine Grant, The Daughter of MacGregor 
Mar 13
Henri Giraud, French general (b. 1879) 
Mar 13
Marie Shelton, Manhandled 
Mar 14
John Callan O'Laughlin, American political and military figure and journalist (b. 1873) 
Mar 16
Leyland Hodgson, Dressed to Kill 
Mar 17
Felix Bressart, actor (Escape, Ninotchka, Iceland), dies at 54 
Mar 17
Aleksandra Ekster, Russian painter (b. 1882) 
Mar 17
Owen Crompton, Destination Tokyo 
Mar 17
Alexandra Exter, Aelita: Queen of Mars 
Mar 17
Felix Bressart, To Be or Not to Be 
Mar 18
Jenö Farkas, Stradivari 
Mar 19
Joe C. Gilpin, Africa Screams 
Mar 19
Wheeler Oakman, Outside the Law 
Mar 21
Julie Henriksen, Kærlighedens Styrke 
Mar 22
Harland Tucker, A Foreign Affair 
Mar 23
Taylor Caven, Arizona Terrors 
Mar 23
H. Milner Kitchin, Behind Closed Doors 
Mar 23
Frank Kelling, Gulliver's Travels 
Mar 25
Hanns A Rauter, German SS-commandant in Netherland, executed at 54 
Mar 25
Gale Mogul, The Hunchback of Notre Dame 
Mar 25
Prince August Wilhelm, Victory of the Faith 
Mar 25
Frank E. Kleinschmidt, Primitive Love 
Mar 25
Harold Lindoft, Saps at Sea 
Mar 25
Pop Arnold, The Wizard of Oz 
Mar 26
Szeréna Sziklay, Three Spinsters 
Mar 27
James A. Fitzgerald, Ignorance 
Mar 28
Grigoras Dinicu, composer, dies at 59 
Mar 28
Louis-Jacques Boucot, Mrs. Pussy Loves Animals 
Mar 28
Grigoras Dinicu, Bathing Beauty 
Mar 28
Günther Brackmann, Amico 
Mar 29
Jean Mamy, Forces occultes 
Mar 30
Dattaram Dharmaji Hindlekar, cricketer (4 Tests for India), dies 
Mar 30
Friedrich C R Bergius, chemist (brown coal, Nobel 1931), dies at 64 
Mar 30
Sarah Schwartz, Bride of Frankenstein 
Mar 30
J. Searle Dawley, Frankenstein 
Mar 30
Prins Harald, Kejser Wilhelms ankomst til København 1905 
Mar 30
Hermann Hellweger, Gloria 
Mar 31
Otto Landahl, A Cruise in the Albertina 
Mar 31
Hans Marr, Das wandernde Bild 
Apr 1
John Morley, Too Many Wives 
Apr 2
Herman Lantz, Gustaf Wasa, Part One 
Apr 2
Neal Hart, Butterfly Range 
Apr 2
Francesco Pasinetti, Il canale degli angeli 
Apr 3
Basil Harwood, composer, dies at 89 
Apr 5
Dwight Mitchell Wiley, The Bride Wore Boots 
Apr 5
Leo Erdody, Detour 
Apr 5
Pierre Marodon, Salammbô 
Apr 6
Stanley Christopherson, cricketer (1884, MCC Pres during WWII), dies 
Apr 6
Seymour Hicks, Scrooge 
Apr 6
Jim Welch, The Iron Horse 
Apr 7
George Fiske, Melody of the Plains 
Apr 8
Morland Graham, Henry V 
Apr 9
Ladislav Hemmer, Duchácek to zarídí 
Apr 10
Fred Thompson, The Power of the Press 
Apr 10
Jára Benes, Anton Spelec, ostrostrelec 
Apr 13
C V France, dies at 80 
Apr 13
C.V. France, The Skin Game 
Apr 13
Albert Heine, Der Monte Christo von Prag 
Apr 14
Joseph A Cushman, US paleontologist, dies at 68 
Apr 15
Wallace Beery, US actor (The Champ), dies at 64 
Apr 15
Wallace Beery, Grand Hotel 
Apr 16
Sutan Ibrahim gelor Datuk Tan Malaka, Indon communist, executed at 54 
Apr 16
Brian Marlow, Bad Girl 
Apr 18
Leonard Bloomfield, linguist/philosopher, dies 
Apr 18
Will Hay, English comedian and actor (b. 1888) 
Apr 18
Henry Schuster, The Great McGinty 
Apr 18
Davy Burnaby, On the Air 
Apr 18
Will Hay, Oh, Mr. Porter! 
Apr 19
Ulrich Salchow, Swedish figure skater (b. 1877) 
Apr 19
Barney Gilmore, Kelly from the Emerald Isle 
Apr 19
Wolfgang von Schwindt, Die große Pause 
Apr 20
Harold Hanks, Plunder Road 
Apr 20
Hal Hanks, The Mating of Millie 
Apr 20
Ethyle Cooke, The Game 
Apr 21
Freddy Anderson, Halfway to Heaven 
Apr 22
Charles Middleton, Duck Soup 
Apr 23
John Ardell, The Razor's Edge 
Apr 23
Adolf Manz, Menschen, die vorüberziehen 
Apr 24
Monroe Bennett, The Garden of Allah 
Apr 25
Jankiel Adler, Al khet 
Apr 25
Felix Mesguich, La prière du muezzin 
Apr 25
Malcolm Waite, The Gold Rush 
Apr 26
Alfred Drayton, Things Happen at Night 
Apr 28
Aurora Quezon, First Lady of the Philippines (shot) (b. 1888) 
Apr 28
Fernando Fresno, El crimen de Pepe Conde 
Apr 28
Aurora A. Quezon, Principeng hindi tumatawa 
May 1
Ove Jarne, Nye slægter 
May 1
William J. Scully, On the Avenue 
May 1
Jay Belasco, Say Uncle 
May 1
Mieczyslaw Dowmunt, Usmiech losu 
May 1
Hugo Lundström, Munkbrogreven 
May 2
Bobbie Mack, The Student Prince in Old Heidelberg 
May 5
Emma Wiehe, Leaves Out of the Book of Satan 
May 5
S.O. Schoening, Pat und Patachon im Paradies 
May 5
Carl Jönsson, My Son the Minister 
May 6
A L Ochse, cricketer (10 wickets in 3 Tests for S Afr 1927-29), dies 
May 6
Maurice Maeterlinck, Belgian philosopher (Nobel 1911), dies at 86 
May 6
Maurice Maeterlinck, The Blue Bird 
May 6
Arthur Barking, Æresgjesten 
May 9
Louis II, Prince of Monaco, dies 
May 9
Harold Beaudine, Splash Yourself 
May 9
Ivan Christy, The Luck of Roaring Camp 
May 9
Louis Grimaldi, Le couronnement du Prince Louis II de Monaco 
May 10
Clarence Aaron 'Tod' Robbins, Freaks 
May 10
Anna Steese Richardson, Big Hearted Herbert 
May 11
Adrianus PHA de Kleyn, throat/nose/otologist (ear doctor), dies at 65 
May 11
Edward M. Langley, Robin Hood 
May 11
Herbert Waniek, The Tinker 
May 12
George Felix, Felix on the Job 
May 14
Chuck Baldra, The Lawless Nineties 
May 15
Peter Jilemnický, Hriech Kataríny Padychovej 
May 16
William Newzam Prior Nicholson, painter/engraver, dies 
May 17
William J. Kelly, When My Ship Comes In 
May 17
Béla Balázs, The 3 Penny Opera 
May 18
James T Adams, US historian (Pulitzer 1921) 
May 18
Joseph A. Valentine, Rope 
May 18
May Wilson Preston, Our Mutual Girl, No. 50 
May 18
Max Obal, Laubenkolonie 
May 19
Halina Lapinska, Pawel i Gawel 
May 20
Randolph West, American biochemist, known for the Dakin-West reaction (b. 1890) 
May 20
George Christie, Sowers and Reapers 
May 20
Frank Testera, Modern Times 
May 21
Klaus Mann, German writer, dies at 42 
May 21
Owen Davis Jr., All Quiet on the Western Front 
May 22
Hans Erich Pfitzner, Russian/German composer, dies at 80 
May 22
Klaus H T Mann, German/US writer (Turning Point), dies 
May 22
Miklós Pataki, Sári biró 
May 22
Enrique Acosta, Monerías 
May 22
Klaus Mann, Mephisto 
May 22
James Forrestal, Target: Japan 
May 22
Charles G. Booth, The House on 92nd Street 
May 23
Gilmore Walker, Uncle Tom's Cabin 
May 23
Bert Baldridge, Linda 
May 24
Aleksey Shchusev, Russian architect (b. 1873) 
May 24
Mildred Griffiths, National Velvet 
May 24
William Strohbach, Detective Kitty O'Day 
May 24
Marie Wayne, A Song of Sixpence 
May 25
Simon H Spoor, intelligence officer/general (WW II), dies at 47 
May 26
Euday L. Bowman, Tower Heist 
May 27
Ropert L Ripley, cartoonist (Believe It or Not), dies at 55 in NY 
May 27
Robert L. Ripley, Believe It or Not #2 
May 27
Fred Stanley, Riley the Cop 
May 29
Harry Lash, Headin' East 
May 29
Malcolm 'Bud' McTaggart, Flying Tigers 
May 29
Casey Roberts, To Have and Have Not 
May 30
Géza Abonyi, Késö 
May 30
Charles Hutchison, Lightning Hutch 
May 31
Patric Curwen, The Gaunt Stranger 
May 31
Frederick Ko Vert, An Adventuress 
Jun 1
James S. Brown Jr., Batman 
Jun 2
Dynam-Victor Fumet, composer, dies at 82 
Jun 2
Ernest Ford, composer, dies at 91 
Jun 2
Olaf Skavlan, The Yellow Traffic 
Jun 3
Amedos Peter Giannine, founder of Bank of America dies at 79 
Jun 3
Anna-Lisa Lindzén, Alexander den Store 
Jun 4
Ford Leary, The Dipsy Doodler 
Jun 4
Carlo Benetti, Assunta Spina 
Jun 7
Herman Bell, Alibi Ike 
Jun 8
Frank McIntyre, Too Fat to Fight 
Jun 8
Jack McCredie, Mystery Pilot 
Jun 9
Maria Cebotari, Odessa in fiamme 
Jun 10
Sigrid Undset, Norwegian writer, Nobel laureate (b. 1882) 
Jun 10
Sigrid Undset, Kristin Lavransdatter 
Jun 10
Fern Foster, McVeagh of the South Seas 
Jun 11
Koci Xoxe, Albanian vice-premier, executed 
Jun 11
Oton Zupanic, Slavs poet (Zimzelen pod snegom), dies at 71 
Jun 11
Franz Egenieff, Colibri 
Jun 11
Harry Lambart, His Unknown Girl 
Jun 13
H.L. Kyle, Smashed Back 
Jun 14
David Hersh, A Walk in the Sun 
Jun 19
Syed Zafarul Hasan, Prominent Muslim philosopher (b. 1885) 
Jun 19
Vladimir Nazor, Vrapcic 
Jun 19
Weiß-Ferdl, Der arme Millionär 
Jun 19
Paul Desmuke, The Sideshow 
Jun 19
Ted Smith, High Sierra 
Jun 19
Max Tyron, The Circus 
Jun 20
Fyodor Otsep, The Adventures of the Three Reporters 
Jun 22
Robert Boudrioz, The Man with a Broken Ear 
Jun 23
G. Swayne Gordon, Sorry, Wrong Number 
Jun 24
Allan Prior, Bride of the Regiment 
Jun 25
Buck Freeman, baseball player (b. 1871) 
Jun 26
Kim Gu, President of the Provisional Government of the Republic of Korea (b. 1876) 
Jun 26
E. Partrick, The Ten Thousand Dollar Trail 
Jun 27
Ludvig Brandstrup, København, Kalundborg og - ? 
Jun 28
Luke Cosgrave, Welcome Home 
Jun 29
Walter Giffen, cricketer (brother of George, 3 Tests), dies 
Jun 29
Templar Powell, The Pursuit of Pamela 
Jun 29
Paul Rehkopf, The Testament of Dr. Mabuse 
Jun 29
Candelario Rivas, The Wizard of Oz 
Jul 1
Louis Davids, [Simon David], cabaret artist, dies at 65 
Jul 2
Georgi Dimitrov, Bulgaria premier (1946-49), dies at 67 
Jul 2
Georgi Dimitrov, Stoichkov 
Jul 2
Bud Scott, New Orleans 
Jul 3
Marie Wells, The Scarlet Empress 
Jul 3
Johanne Dorothea Birkerod-Schiwe, Pigen fra Hidalgo Fyret 
Jul 6
Hans H. Zerlett, The Stars Shine 
Jul 7
Bunk Johnson, American musician (b. 1879 or 1889) 
Jul 7
Max Larey, In Old Chicago 
Jul 8
Antun Sa'ada, Syrian rightwing politician, executed in Lebanon 
Jul 8
Riccadro Pick-Mangiagalli, composer, dies at 66 
Jul 8
Robert McKenzie, The Sign of the Cucumber 
Jul 8
Park Ries, Extra! Extra! 
Jul 8
Riccardo Pick Mangiagalli, The Singing Princess 
Jul 8
H.H. Knerr, People on Paper 
Jul 9
Fritz Bennicke Hart, composer, dies at 75 
Jul 9
Maud Farrar,  
Jul 9
Alice Lyndon, Bullets or Ballots 
Jul 10
Gordon Mullen, The Mystery of Carter Breene 
Jul 10
Grace Marvin, The Mask 
Jul 11
Danny Polo, Birth of the Blues 
Jul 12
Douglas Hyde, first President of Ireland (b. 1860) 
Jul 12
Elsa Newell, Then and Now 
Jul 13
Harald Madsen, The Smugglers 
Jul 13
Ruth Findlay, The Salamander 
Jul 13
Edgar De Lange, Saving Private Ryan 
Jul 14
Frank Hearne, cricketer (2 Tests for England, 4 Tests for S Afr), dies 
Jul 14
John P. Wade, The Open Door 
Jul 16
Vyacheslav Ivanov, Russian poet (b. 1866) 
Jul 18
Vítězslav Novák, Czech composer (b. 1870) 
Jul 19
Harold Janes, The Heart of Humanity 
Jul 19
Amalie Konsa, Noored kotkad 
Jul 19
Roxie Mankins, Flames of Wrath 
Jul 21
Albert Høeberg, Billet mrk. 
Jul 22
Robert Cummings, Alias Jimmy Valentine 
Jul 22
Robert Ford, Zivotem vedla je láska 
Jul 25
Cortland Fitzsimmons, All-American Co-Ed 
Jul 25
József Cselényi, Sárga csikó 
Jul 26
Linda Arvidson, A Corner in Wheat 
Jul 28
Toso Lesic, Lisinski 
Jul 28
Conrad Seideman, Die Sehnsucht jeder Frau 
Jul 30
Henrik Galeen, Nosferatu 
Aug 1
George Moran, The Bank Dick 
Aug 2
Charles Oelze, Dogs of War 
Aug 2
Harry Frazer, Chappie's Code 
Aug 7
George Soule Spencer, Trooper 44 
Aug 9
Harry Davenport, actor (Cowboy & Lady, Enchanted Forest), dies at 83 
Aug 9
Edward Thorndike, American psychologist (father of modern educational psychology), dies at 74 
Aug 9
Harry Davenport, Gone with the Wind 
Aug 10
Ludvík Ocenásek, Na pomoc Dohode 
Aug 11
Karl Weigl, composer, dies at 68 
Aug 11
Ted Bevis, Tarzan of the Apes 
Aug 11
Kiki Palmer, The Wedding March 
Aug 12
Al Shean, San Francisco 
Aug 14
Husni al-Barazi, premier of Syria, shot to death 
Aug 14
Husni el-Zaim, president/dictator of Syria, shot to death 
Aug 15
Rastko Petrovic, Sabinjanke 
Aug 16
Margaret Mitchell, US writer (Gone With the Wind), dies at 48 
Aug 16
Vladimír Slavínský, Prítelkyne pana ministra 
Aug 16
Margaret Mitchell, Gone with the Wind 
Aug 17
Gregorio Perfecto, Filipino jurist & politician (b. 1891) 
Aug 18
Paul J Mares, US jazz trumpetist/composer (Tin Roof Blues), dies at 49 
Aug 18
Reimar Kuntze, Berlin: Symphony of a Great City 
Aug 18
Paul Mares, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button 
Aug 19
Jack Worth, White Heat 
Aug 20
Estelle Short, There Is No Place Like Home 
Aug 21
Gerhard von Keussler, composer, dies at 75 
Aug 21
Victor Metzetti, The Fighting Pilot 
Aug 21
Joseph W. Girard, '49-'17 
Aug 23
Betty Mudge, Hollywood Barn Dance 
Aug 24
Rita Carlyle, The Vampire Bat 
Aug 25
Katherine Lewis, Rowdy Ann 
Aug 26
Nico van Suchtelen, publisher, dies at 70 
Aug 27
Arthur Chesney, actor (Lodger, Chelsea Life), dies at 67 
Aug 27
A.J. Cantu, At the Circus 
Aug 27
Abraham J. Cantu, Politiquerías 
Aug 27
Arthur Chesney, The Lodger 
Aug 29
Willie Hopkins, Swat the Fly 
Aug 30
Arthur Fielder, England cricket fast bowler (6 Tests 1903-08), dies 
Aug 30
Sinoël, The Last Billionaire 
Aug 31
Andre Debierne, French chemist/physicist (actinium), dies 
Aug 31
Paul Hoffer, composer, dies at 53 
Aug 31
Nick Long Jr., Broadway Melody of 1936 
Sep 2
Ian Mackenzie,  
Sep 2
Chance Ward, Cooky's Adventure 
Sep 4
Herbert Eulenberg, The Dream of the Rhine 
Sep 4
Olof Ås, The Phantom Carriage 
Sep 5
Charles P. Kellogg, The Serpent's Tooth 
Sep 6
Lucien Descaves, Troubled Heart 
Sep 7
José Clemente Orozco, Mexican painter (b. 1883) 
Sep 7
Jose Clemente Orozco, The Assassination of Trotsky 
Sep 8
Richard Strauss, German composer (Also sprach Zarathustra), dies at 85 
Sep 8
John W. Brown, Bucking Broadway 
Sep 8
William H. Tuers, The Dixie Flyer 
Sep 8
Monte M. Katterjohn, The Sheik 
Sep 8
Richard Strauss, 2001: A Space Odyssey 
Sep 8
Anton Pointner, Geheimpolizisten 
Sep 10
Lee S. Roberts, Another Woman 
Sep 10
Robert Middlemass, A Day at the Races 
Sep 11
Henri Rabaud, French composer/conductor (L'ete), dies at 75 
Sep 11
Aage Schmidt, Holger Danske 
Sep 11
Henri Rabaud, The Chess Player 
Sep 12
Sherry Smith, World Series Games 1916, Boston vs. Brooklyn 
Sep 13
August Krogh, Danish zoophysiologist, dies at 75 
Sep 13
Gene Crosby, Battlin' Bill 
Sep 13
Ricca Allen, Many a Slip 
Sep 14
Zara Backman, Bengts nya kärlek eller var är barnet? 
Sep 14
Romuald Joubé, J'accuse! 
Sep 15
Walter Buch, Triumph of the Will 
Sep 15
LeRoy Stone, Going My Way 
Sep 16
Arthur Berthelet, Sherlock Holmes 
Sep 18
Frank Morgan, actor (Wizard of Oz), dies at 59 
Sep 18
Norman Nevills, Facing Your Danger 
Sep 18
Frank Morgan, The Wizard of Oz 
Sep 19
Will Cuppy, American humorist (b. 1884) 
Sep 19
George Shiels, Irish dramatist (b. 1886) 
Sep 20
Nikolaos Skalkottas, composer, dies at 45 
Sep 20
Richard Dix, actor (Tombstone, Ghost Ship, 13th Hour), dies at 56 
Sep 20
Richard Dix, Cimarron 
Sep 20
John Tyrrell, Loco Boy Makes Good 
Sep 22
Sam Wood, US communist fighter/director (Night at Opera), dies at 66 
Sep 22
Sam Wood, A Night at the Opera 
Sep 24
Pierre Breville, composer, dies at 88 
Sep 24
Enrico Guazzoni, Quo Vadis? 
Sep 25
Ed La Niece, Riders of the West 
Sep 26
Blanca Estela Pavón, Los tres huastecos 
Sep 26
Peter Nielsen, Den mystiske selskabsdame 
Sep 28
Stanley Sargent, The Rustler's Step-Daughter 
Sep 28
Richard Haydel, Henry Aldrich, Boy Scout 
Sep 29
Charles Carroll, The Ghost of Frankenstein 
Sep 30
Forrest Halsey, One Night at Susie's 
Oct 1
Buddy Clark, Melody Time 
Oct 1
G.B. Hobe, Citizen Kane 
Oct 2
Frank Schulte, World Series Baseball Game 
Oct 2
Adrienne Kroell, The Pirates of Peacock Alley 
Oct 3
Axel Lerche, Iran, det nye Persien 
Oct 4
Edmund Eysler, Austrian composer, dies at 75 
Oct 4
Bill Fisher, King Kong 
Oct 4
Edmund Eysler, Schützenliesel 
Oct 4
Chris Smith, The Defiant Ones 
Oct 5
William Searby, Daddy Boy 
Oct 6
Robert Lynd [YY], Irish writer/critic (News Chronicle), dies at 70 
Oct 7
Olaf Borch Hee, Gud raader 
Oct 8
Monte Barrett, The Adventures of Jane Arden 
Oct 9
Viktor Alexandrovich Uspensky, composer, dies at 70 
Oct 10
Charles Silver, La ronde de nuit 
Oct 12
Oskar Jelinek, Thy Neighbor's Wife 
Oct 14
Fritz Leiber, The Story of Louis Pasteur 
Oct 15
F. Ray Comstock, The Lottery Man 
Oct 15
Elmer Clifton, Assassin of Youth 
Oct 15
Martin J. Doner, The Captive God 
Oct 16
Hale Ascher VanderCook, composer, dies at 85 
Oct 16
Grethe Brandes, Blind Justice 
Oct 16
Thomas Carnahan Jr., Jack and the Beanstalk 
Oct 17
Mark Warnow, Biloxi Blues 
Oct 19
Bruce Warren, Cleopatra 
Oct 20
Jacques Copeau, L'affaire du courrier de Lyon 
Oct 22
Craig Reynolds, The Footloose Heiress 
Oct 24
Joaquin Nin y Castellanos, composer, dies at 70 
Oct 24
Géo Lastry, La main d'Annette 
Oct 25
Janet Sully, The Blackhanders 
Oct 26
Merle Cox, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs 
Oct 26
Madame Bartet, Sadounah 
Oct 27
Marcel Cerdan, French boxer (b. 1916) 
Oct 27
Ginette Neveu, French violinist (b. 1919) 
Oct 27
Marcel Cerdan, Fame and the Devil 
Oct 27
Frank Thayer, Sunset Blvd. 
Oct 27
Boris Dobronravov, Petersburg Nights 
Oct 29
G. I. Gurdjieff, Armenian mystic (b. 1872) 
Oct 30
Marcelle Yrven, A Fly in the Ointment 
Oct 30
Filip Balek-Brodský, Z ceských mlýnu 
Oct 30
Zofia Mellerowicz, Pawel i Gawel 
Oct 31
Edward R Stettinius, US foreign minister (1944-45)/diplomat, dies 
Oct 31
Theophan Ouchakoff, Phantom 
Oct 31
Edward R. Stettinius Jr., Watchtower Over Tomorrow 
Nov 1
Leslie Gay, cricket wicket-keeper/goalkeeper (England in 1890's), dies 
Nov 2
Jerome F. Donovan, American politician (b. 1872) 
Nov 3
Solomon R Guggenheim, US art collector, dies at 88 
Nov 3
William Desmond, Society for Sale 
Nov 3
Olaf Fønss, Mysteries of India, Part II: Above All Law 
Nov 6
Miklos Laurisin, Az elsö 
Nov 6
Lester Allen, The Pirate 
Nov 7
Finis Fox, Evangeline 
Nov 8
Cyriel Verschaeve, Belgian clergyman (b. 1874) 
Nov 8
Billy Baskette, Forget Me Not 
Nov 11
Vera White, Among Those Present 
Nov 11
Paul Rondas, Romans and Rascals 
Nov 11
Yngve Nyqvist, En kvinna ombord 
Nov 12
Hendrik A de Fish, [Henri Pauwels], Flemish philological, dies at 64 
Nov 12
Lionel Houser, Christmas in Connecticut 
Nov 13
Betty May, Love on the Rio Grande 
Nov 14
Rodolfo Garcia, La mujer policía 
Nov 14
George Merhoff, The Hunchback of Notre Dame 
Nov 15
Nathuram Godse,  
Nov 16
Florence Midgley, Sadie Thompson 
Nov 17
Alice Lloyd, Regal Cavalcade 
Nov 19
James Ensor, Flemish painter/etcher (Oestereetster), dies at 89 
Nov 19
Ashley Miller, A Trip to Mars 
Nov 20
Hubert Whitehead, The Circus Man 
Nov 21
Alida Rouffe, Marius 
Nov 21
Max Dill, Glory 
Nov 21
George Webster, Utah 
Nov 22
Richard Connell, Meet John Doe 
Nov 22
John Ekman, To Joy 
Nov 23
Gustav Radbruch, German Min of Justice, dies 
Nov 23
Leo Feodoroff, God Gave Me Twenty Cents 
Nov 24
Ronald Bradbury, The Tyrant of Chiracahua 
Nov 24
Robert N. Bradbury, Blue Steel 
Nov 24
Frederick Lloyd, Oliver Twist 
Nov 24
Maurice Goldberg, The Great Rupert 
Nov 25
Luther "Bill" Robinson, "Bojangles" famed tap dancer, dies at 71 
Nov 25
Bill Robinson, Stormy Weather 
Nov 27
Tom Walls, A Cuckoo in the Nest 
Nov 28
Marga Riégo, Banketten 
Nov 29
Heinz Burkart, Das Geschlecht derer von Ringwall 
Nov 29
Elinor Troy, Anchors Aweigh 
Nov 30
Irene Vanbrugh, Knight Without Armor 
Dec 1
Fred Fox, The Affairs of Cellini 
Dec 3
Elin Pelin, writer, dies 
Dec 3
Maria Ouspenskaya, actress (Spookies), dies at 62 
Dec 3
Maria Ouspenskaya, Love Affair 
Dec 3
Philip Barry, The Philadelphia Story 
Dec 3
Elin Pelin, Earth 
Dec 4
Lee Humiston, The Fighting Cub 
Dec 4
Vivian Edwards, Those Love Pangs 
Dec 5
Vin Moore, The Drag-Net 
Dec 5
Karl Gotham, The Hunchback of Notre Dame 
Dec 5
Johnnie Walker, The Matinee Idol 
Dec 6
Lead Belly, [Huddie William Ledbetter], blues singer, dies at 64 
Dec 6
Leadbelly, The Aviator 
Dec 6
Don F. Osborne, Yellow Contraband 
Dec 6
Langhorn Burton, Tom Jones 
Dec 7
Rex Beach, The Spoilers 
Dec 8
Arthur Rebner, Ein Stern fällt vom Himmel 
Dec 11
Moore Marriott, Oh, Mr. Porter! 
Dec 11
Charles Dullin, Quai des Orfèvres 
Dec 12
Jenõ Szigeti, It Was Me 
Dec 12
Harriet Ford, The Case of the Black Parrot 
Dec 12
Dora Dean, Time Lock No. 776 
Dec 12
Henry Thacker Burleigh, Hits and Bits of 1938 
Dec 15
Aladár Sarkadi, A Papagály 
Dec 15
A. Carle Palm, The Drums of Jeopardy 
Dec 16
Traitsjo Kostov, Bulgarian communist vice-premier, executed 
Dec 16
Lee 'Lasses' White, Mystery Range 
Dec 16
Sidney Olcott, From the Manger to the Cross; or, Jesus of Nazareth 
Dec 17
David Stanley Smith, composer, dies at 72 
Dec 18
Philip Morris, West of the Pecos 
Dec 18
Sem Benelli, La cena delle beffe 
Dec 19
Sulo Autere, Isoviha 
Dec 19
Toni Attenberger, Die Liebes GmbH 
Dec 19
Mason N. Litson, Stung 
Dec 20
Royal Raymond, Powder River Gunfire 
Dec 20
John Webb Dillon, The Veteran Mounted Police Horse 
Dec 20
L.A. Blaisdell, Shoulder Arms 
Dec 21
Ralph Spence, The Flying Deuces 
Dec 22
Samuil Stollerman, The Taras Family 
Dec 24
Jack Overman, Brute Force 
Dec 24
Emilia Márkus, Three Spinsters 
Dec 25
Leon Schlesinger, Porky in Wackyland 
Dec 25
Charles E. Nixon, Belle Boyd, a Confederate Spy 
Dec 26
Julius Brandt, Tabak und Liebe 
Dec 27
Lotten Olsson, Girl in Tails 
Dec 28
Jack Lovelock, NZ/US surgeon/athlete (Olympic-gold-1936), dies at 39 
Dec 28
W Hervey Allen, US writer/poet (Anthony Adverse), dies at 60 
Dec 28
Charley Brickley, The Hero of the Gridiron 
Dec 28
Ivie Anderson, A Day at the Races 
Dec 28
Hervey Allen, Anthony Adverse 
Dec 28
Cleve F. Adams, The Fatal Witness 
Dec 28
John Lovelock, Olympia Part One: Festival of the Nations 
Dec 30
Bert Sprotte, Pass the Gravy 
Dec 31
Franklin Batie, Big Boy 
Dec 31
Howard C. Hickman, Gone with the Wind 
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