Today in History - Deaths - 1950

Deaths | Historical Events | Famous Birthdays | Deaths | Weddings | Divorces

Hop to:
Notable Deaths - 1950

1950George Bernard Shaw, Irish author (Pygmalion), dies at 94

1950George Hainsworth, National Hockey League goaltender, dies in a car accident at 55

1950Mackenzie King, 10th Prime Minister of Canada, dies of pneumonia at 75

1950Charles R. Drew, surgeon/developer of blood bank concept, dies at 45

1950 Deaths
Date Event
Jan 1
Tom Patricola, Hurray for Hooligan 
Jan 1
A.C. Abadie, Annual Baby Parade, 1904, Asbury Park, N.J. 
Jan 2
Emil Jannings, actor (The Way of All Flesh), dies at 65 
Jan 2
James Dooley, Premier of New South Wales (b. 1877) 
Jan 2
Emil Jannings, The Blue Angel 
Jan 3
Catalina D'Erzell, La razón de la culpa 
Jan 3
Tess Gardella, Aunt Jemima: The Original Fun Flour Maker 
Jan 4
George Palmer Putnam,  
Jan 6
Isaiah Bowman, geographer/co-founder (Geographical Review), dies at 71 
Jan 6
William A. Brady, Paying the Price 
Jan 7
Afonso R. Castelao, Os paxaros morren no aire 
Jan 7
Pat McKee, Voodoo Man 
Jan 7
Nick Shaid, The Last Outpost 
Jan 7
Monty Banks, Chasing Choo Choos 
Jan 8
George Rowe, cricketer (15 wckts in 4 Tests for S Af 1895-1902), dies 
Jan 8
Joseph A Schumpeter, Aus/US economist/Minister of Finance, dies at 66 
Jan 8
Joseph Issac Shneerson, Jewish Lubavitch Chabal leader, dies 
Jan 8
Jan Hilbert Vavra, C. a k. polní marsálek 
Jan 10
Jaroslav Kvapil, Rusalka 
Jan 11
Karin Michaelis, writer, dies at 77 
Jan 11
J. Parks Jones, Paul's Peril 
Jan 11
Karin Michaëlis, Das gefährliche Alter 
Jan 12
Koos van de Griend, composer, dies at 44 
Jan 12
John M. Stahl, Leave Her to Heaven 
Jan 12
Bill Bambridge, Tabu: A Story of the South Seas 
Jan 14
Sherman Bainbridge, A Daughter of Dixie 
Jan 14
Robert H. Wagner, All Quiet on the Western Front 
Jan 15
Gen Henry "Hap" Arnold, U.S. General of the Air Force (b. 1886) 
Jan 15
Henry H. Arnold, Army Air Forces - Pacific 
Jan 15
Martha M. Stanley, The Teaser 
Jan 16
Gustav Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach, Der Krupp-Komplex 
Jan 17
Carlo Veneziani, Validità giorni dieci 
Jan 20
Albert Kenyon, The Monster 
Jan 21
George Orwell, author (Animal Farm, 1984), dies in London at 46 
Jan 21
George Orwell, 1984 
Jan 21
Leo Houck, Jack and Jill 
Jan 22
Alan Hale, actor (Little John-Adv of Robin Hood), dies at 57 
Jan 22
Corinne Luchaire, French actress (b. 1921) 
Jan 22
Corinne Luchaire, Abbandono 
Jan 22
Alan Hale, It Happened One Night 
Jan 23
Jan de Meyere, Gösta Berlings saga 
Jan 24
Bull Montana, actor (Son of Sheik), dies at 62 
Jan 24
Bull Montana, The Lost World 
Jan 26
Betsy van den Arend, Dutch [Betje], actress (Miss Hobbs), dies at 78 
Jan 26
Raymond Smiley Spears, Hoarded Assets 
Jan 28
Nikolai Luzin, Russian mathematician (b. 1883) 
Jan 28
John Taintor Foote, The Mark of Zorro 
Jan 28
Rockliffe Fellowes, Monkey Business 
Jan 28
Billy McClain, Undercurrent 
Jan 28
Joe McCoy, Who Framed Roger Rabbit 
Jan 29
Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Emir of Kuwait (b. 1885) 
Jan 30
Johan Westerlin, House of Silence 
Jan 30
Earl Neville, Love Bound 
Jan 31
Alfonso Esparza Oteo, Seabiscuit 
Feb 1
Karl Hajos, Summer Storm 
Feb 2
Constantin Carathéodory, Greek mathematician (b. 1873) 
Feb 3
Karl Seitz, president of Austria, dies at 80 
Feb 3
Sid Field, London Town 
Feb 4
Hank Bell, Flame of Barbary Coast 
Feb 5
Earle S. Dewey, This Gun for Hire 
Feb 6
Georges Imbert, Alsatian chemist (b. 1884) 
Feb 6
Frank Speck, American Anthropologist (Algonquin Tribes and Eastern Woodland Native Americans) dies at 68 
Feb 7
Masuo Inoue, A Page of Madness 
Feb 7
Robert T. Shannon, Unknown Island 
Feb 7
D.K. Broster, Episode #1.6 
Feb 9
Milica Mihicic, Dama sa crnom krinkom 
Feb 9
Roy Applegate, Sally of the Sawdust 
Feb 10
Armen Tigran Tigranyan, composer, dies at 70 
Feb 10
Marcel Mauss, French sociologist (b. 1872) 
Feb 10
A. Tigranyan, Armenian Concert 
Feb 10
Gene Gray, The Silver Bandit 
Feb 12
Kenneth M. Ellis, The Trial of Vivienne Ware 
Feb 12
Charles R. Phipps, Thundering Hoofs 
Feb 13
Rafael Sabatini, Italian author (b. 1875) 
Feb 13
Rafael Sabatini, Captain Blood 
Feb 13
Aleksander Pekalski, Szczesliwa trzynastka 
Feb 14
Eduard Hermann, German linguist (Homer), dies at 80 
Feb 14
Karl G Jansky, Czech discoverer of cosmic radio sources, dies at 44 
Feb 15
Guy Le Feuvre, Man of Evil 
Feb 16
David Denton, cricketer (England batsman in 11 Tests 1905-10), dies 
Feb 16
Charles Kennedy, Little Old New York 
Feb 17
Ferenc Arany, Egy fiúnak a fele 
Feb 17
Albert MacQuarrie, When the Clouds Roll by 
Feb 18
Voranc Prezikov, [Lovro Kuhar], Slavic author (Jamnica), dies at 56 
Feb 18
Prezihov Voranc, Wild Growth 
Feb 19
Edyth Walker, US singer, dies at 82 
Feb 19
Madge McIntosh, Tower of Strength 
Feb 19
Thomas G. Lingham, The Star Packer 
Feb 20
Burk Symon, In This Corner 
Feb 20
Arthur Morrison, Riders of the Purple Sage 
Feb 21
Otto F. Henning, Jud Süß 
Feb 21
Joe Aller, Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages 
Feb 22
Max Pemberton, A bánya titka 
Feb 23
Charles Gay, The Adventures of Tarzan 
Feb 23
Charles Gay, The Winning of Jess 
Feb 24
Irving Bacheller, Old Shep 
Feb 25
George Minot, American physician, Nobel laureate (b. 1885) 
Feb 26
Harry Lauder (Maclennan), Scottish comic/singer, dies at about 75 
Feb 26
Ed Brewer, The Immigrant 
Feb 26
Harry Lauder, Random Harvest 
Feb 27
Ivan Goll, writer, dies at 58 
Feb 27
Ivan Goll, Mathusalem 
Feb 27
Charles E. King, The Descendants 
Feb 27
Jack Holmes, Thunder River Feud 
Mar 1
Gilbert Clayton, Blood and Sand 
Mar 2
M Joseph V d'Arbaud, French poet/author (Li cant palustre), dies at 76 
Mar 2
Milton Schwarzwald, Bank Notes 
Mar 2
Eldon Gorst, Big Fella 
Mar 2
George Hively, Thieves' Gold 
Mar 3
Eugen Klöpfer, The Golden City 
Mar 4
Adam Rainer, the only man in recorded human history ever to have been both a dwarf and a giant (b. 1899) 
Mar 4
William J. McKenna, The Crucible of Life 
Mar 5
Edgar Lee Masters, Spoon River 
Mar 5
Sid Grauman, Week End in Hollywood 
Mar 5
Anthony Holles, A Bullet in the Ballet 
Mar 6
Lew Lehr, comedian (Stop Me if I heard this One), dies at 54 
Mar 6
Albert Lebrun, President of France (b. 1871) 
Mar 6
Lew Lehr, Album of Animals 
Mar 8
Jaroslav Kocian, composer, dies at 67 
Mar 8
Hans Müller, The Smiling Lieutenant 
Mar 9
Harry Stubbs, The Invisible Man 
Mar 10
Marguerite De La Motte, American actress (b. 1902) 
Mar 10
Marguerite De La Motte, The Mark of Zorro 
Mar 10
Irene Tyner, Lonesome Luke Loses Patients 
Mar 11
Florence Arliss, actress (Disraeli), dies at 78 
Mar 11
Heinrich Mann, The Blue Angel 
Mar 11
Brock Pemberton, Harvey 
Mar 12
L Heinrich Mann, German/US writer (Between the Races), dies at 78 
Mar 13
Professor Lamberti, Tonight and Every Night 
Mar 14
Jack Evans, Rawhide Romance 
Mar 15
Luise Fleck, Die Ahnfrau 
Mar 16
Alfred Beierle, Storm Over Mont Blanc 
Mar 19
Edgar Rice Burroughs, sci-fi author (Tarzan of the Apes), dies at 74 
Mar 19
Edgar Rice Burroughs, John Carter 
Mar 20
Walter Eucken, German economist, dies at 59 
Mar 20
Lionel Banks, Mr. Smith Goes to Washington 
Mar 21
Hugh Bennett, The Taming of Wild Bill 
Mar 21
Hugh Bennett, The Great McGinty 
Mar 21
Lottie Briscoe, The Last Rose 
Mar 22
George Routh, The Rough Neck 
Mar 22
Raffaele Viviani, La tavola dei poveri 
Mar 22
Arthur Hopkins, Swing High, Swing Low 
Mar 23
Douglas Carr, England cricket leg-spinner (Test 1909), dies 
Mar 23
Charles Sadler, God Is Good 
Mar 23
David Hitchcock, Alimony Madness 
Mar 24
James Rudolph Garfield, American politician (b. 1865) 
Mar 25
József Daróczy, Férfihüség 
Mar 25
Frank Buck, Bring 'Em Back Alive 
Mar 26
Jim Corey, The Danger Man 
Mar 26
Dink Trout, Alice in Wonderland 
Mar 28
Georgine M "May" Basting, actress (Occupier), dies at 67 
Mar 28
Julia Arthur, The Woman the Germans Shot 
Mar 30
Leon Blum, French premier (People's Front Government), dies at 77 
Mar 30
Joe Yule, Boom Town 
Mar 31
Pinna Nesbit, Partners of the Night 
Mar 31
Bruno Decarli, Der Mann mit der eisernen Maske 
Mar 31
Ada Brown, Stormy Weather 
Apr 1
Charles R. Drew, surgeon/developer of blood bank concept, dies at 45 
Apr 1
Joy Winthrop, The Pest 
Apr 1
Stefan Krzywoszewski, Tajemnica przystanku tramwajowego 
Apr 1
Richard F. Branald, Ceskoslovenský Jezísek 
Apr 2
Jean-Georges Auriol, The Cheat 
Apr 2
Allan Murnane, The Black Stork 
Apr 2
Florence Nash, The Women 
Apr 3
Adolf Wiklund, composer, dies at 70 
Apr 3
Carter G Woodson, American historian (black studies), dies at 74 
Apr 3
Kurt Julian Weill, German composer (Dreigroschenoper), dies at 50 
Apr 3
Kurt Weill, The World's End 
Apr 4
Edgar Lyons, Undersea Kingdom 
Apr 4
Hugo Jacobsson, Little Martin Returns 
Apr 5
Courtney Terrett, The Famous Ferguson Case 
Apr 6
Jan Bielicz, Ulan ksiecia Józefa 
Apr 6
Otto Manninen, Medeia 
Apr 7
Walter Huston, dies at 66 
Apr 7
Frank Benson, Holiday 
Apr 7
Walter Huston, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre 
Apr 7
Hubert F. Greenwood, The Prince and the Pauper 
Apr 8
Albert Ehrenstein, Austria writer (Strum), dies at 63 
Apr 8
Vaslav Fromich Nijinsky, Ukrainian ballet dancer, dies in London 
Apr 8
Vaslav Nijinsky, Nijinsky: The Diaries of Vaslav Nijinsky 
Apr 8
Poul Gregaard, Dydsdragonen 
Apr 9
Max E. Hayes, Singapore Sue 
Apr 11
Auguste Bovério, Children of Paradise 
Apr 11
Ingeborg Pehrson, Pas på Svinget i Solby 
Apr 12
Jack Sweeney, Smilin' Through 
Apr 12
Rollin B. Berry, Sweethearts 
Apr 12
Axel Strøm, Kærlighedens Styrke 
Apr 14
Sri Ramana Maharshi, Indian philosopher (b. 1879) 
Apr 17
Anna Mae Walthall, The Fable of the Through Train 
Apr 18
Wilhelm Scharrelmann, Hochzeit im Haifisch 
Apr 19
Tyrwhitt-Wilson, 14th baron Berners/composer, dies at 66 
Apr 19
Muriel Starr, Within the Law 
Apr 19
Lord Berners, The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby 
Apr 20
Warwick Deeping, Sorrell and Son 
Apr 20
Dewey Wrigley, A Foreign Affair 
Apr 20
Jessie Busley, King of the Underworld 
Apr 21
Adam Wieniawski, Straszny dwór 
Apr 21
Frederic R. Bechdolt, Thieves' Gold 
Apr 22
Charles H Houston, architect of NAACP legal campaign, dies at 54 
Apr 22
Ernest Butterworth, The Crab 
Apr 23
Peter Darnell, Klør Dame 
Apr 23
Gemma Stagno Bellincioni, Satanica 
Apr 26
G. Murray Hulbert, American politician (b. 1881) 
Apr 26
Luigi Garrone, The Adulteress 
Apr 27
Adam Tadeusz Wieniawski, composer, dies at 70 
Apr 27
Karl Straube, German organist/conductor, dies 
Apr 27
Hobart Cavanaugh, Captain Blood 
Apr 28
Fanny Belle DeKnight, Hallelujah 
Apr 30
Francesco Jovine, Signora Ava 
May 1
Ernst Laemmle, What Men Want 
May 1
Paul Laven, España heroica 
May 2
Zoot Watson, Sweetheart of the Campus 
May 3
Georgia Pembleton, Happy Days 
May 3
Enrique Juan Vallejo, Kid Auto Races at Venice 
May 6
Agnes Smedley, writer, dies 
May 7
Steve Clemente, King Kong 
May 8
Franklin Dyall, dies at 76 
May 8
Vital Brazil, Brazilian physician (b. 1865) 
May 8
William Slade, His Military Figure 
May 8
Franklin Dyall, The Private Life of Henry VIII. 
May 9
Esteban Terradas i Illa, Catalan mathematician, scientist, and engineer (b. 1883) 
May 9
Ed Pine, The Reckless Moment 
May 10
John G Fletcher, US poet (Burning Mountain), dies 
May 10
Belle da Costa Greene, librarian, bibliographer, archivist (b. 1883) 
May 10
Carlos de la Pua, Internado 
May 10
Warren Jackson, A Polo Phony 
May 12
Charles Kemper, Scarlet Street 
May 13
'Whispering' Jack Smith, Happy Days 
May 13
Corrado Racca, 100 Days of Napoleon 
May 15
C. Graham Baker, The Singing Fool 
May 16
Maximilian Böttcher, Trouble Backstairs 
May 17
Eduardo Fabini, composer, dies at 67 
May 17
Eduardo Fabini, A Useful Life 
May 18
Charles Darnton, The Iron Horse 
May 22
Otto Brefin, Freed Hands 
May 22
Eugene Pouyet, La Boheme 
May 23
Joseph Gollomb, Murder at the Vanities 
May 24
Archibald Wavell, British general (b. 1883) 
May 24
Endre Kruppka, Yesterday 
May 24
Lloyd French, Busy Bodies 
May 24
Archibald Wavell,  
May 25
Niels Clemmensen, De tre skolekammerater 
May 25
Adolph Milar, Bulldog Drummond 
May 26
Antonina Neshdanova, Russian soprano (Bolshoi Theater), dies 
May 27
James Altwies, The Set-Up 
May 27
Leon Weaver, Jeepers Creepers 
May 28
Robert Tait, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn 
May 29
Wilhelm Bendow, The Adventures of Baron Munchausen 
May 29
Thor Modéen, Pensionat Paradiset 
May 29
F. Chase Taylor, The Inventors 
Jun 2
Stanislas Bizot, French checker player (world champ 1925), dies at 70 
Jun 2
Jaroslav Bráska, A zivot jde dál 
Jun 4
Sam Staples, cricket pace bowler (3 Tests 1927-28), dies 
Jun 5
James Clemens, Dream Cafe 
Jun 5
Douglas Gerrard, Eternal Love 
Jun 6
William Wadsworth, A Christmas Accident 
Jun 8
Sallie Fisher, The Little Shepherd of Bargain Row 
Jun 9
Henry Harwood,  
Jun 9
Joseph A. Burke, Insidious 
Jun 12
H.J. Utterhore, Robin Hood 
Jun 12
M. Harry Uttenhover, The Mark of Zorro 
Jun 12
Gustav A. Knauer, Der Bettler vom Kölner Dom 
Jun 12
Winifred Melville, Horror Maniacs 
Jun 12
Georges Jomier, Heaven Can Wait 
Jun 12
Gus De Weil, Mark of the Frog 
Jun 15
Aimé Simon-Girard, Les trois mousquetaires 
Jun 16
Alfred Clark, The Execution of Mary, Queen of Scots 
Jun 16
Wanda Rothgardt, Två människor 
Jun 17
Syed Wazir Ali, cricketer (7 Tests for India), dies 
Jun 17
Alexander Pollard, The Monster Maker 
Jun 18
Robert A. Stuart, A Florida Enchantment 
Jun 20
Claude Jennings, cricketer (Aust opening bat in 1912 Triangular), dies 
Jun 21
Harry Malmstedt, En stilla flirt 
Jun 22
Julio Fonseca, composer, dies at 65 
Jun 22
Jane Cowl, Smilin' Through 
Jun 22
Thomas Braidon, The Great Adventure 
Jun 23
Jack Dean, The Cheat 
Jun 24
Ivan Shmelyov, My Love 
Jun 25
Jan W. Speerger, Milenky starého kriminálníka 
Jun 26
Clinton Lyle, Detectives 
Jun 27
Milada Horakova, Czech advocate/anti fascist, hanged 
Jun 28
Henry Balfour Gardiner, composer, dies at 72 
Jun 28
Karl Junge-Swinburne, Zwei himmelblaue Augen 
Jun 28
Karl Frey, Die arme Margret 
Jun 28
Al Fordyce, The Courtesan 
Jun 28
Edward Childs Carpenter, The Major and the Minor 
Jun 30
Walter Benjamin Hare, Aaron Slick from Punkin Crick 
Jun 30
William R. Fox, Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man 
Jun 30
Max Hamburger, Lonesome Luke, Plumber 
Jul 1
Edward Faber Schneider, composer, dies at 77 
Jul 1
Eliel Saarinen, Fins/US architect (Chicago Trib building), dies at 76 
Jul 1
Emile Jaques-Dalcroze, Swiss musician (b. 1865) 
Jul 2
Oszkár Dénes, Yesterday 
Jul 4
Ronald Graham, Ladies of Washington 
Jul 5
Kenneth Shadrick, Pvt from WV becomes 1st US fatality in Korean War 
Jul 5
Salvatore Giuliano, Sicilian bandit, shot by police 
Jul 5
William Grefrath, Thin Ice 
Jul 5
Sam Bernard, Let's Get Tough! 
Jul 6
Fats Navarro, American jazz trumpet player (b. 1923) 
Jul 6
Guy Gilpatric, Action in the North Atlantic 
Jul 7
Lillian K. Deighton, Gone with the Wind 
Jul 8
Othmar Spann, Austrian economist/sociologist (Wahre State), dies at 71 
Jul 8
Frank Holland, The Blazing Trail 
Jul 8
Helen Holmes, The Hazards of Helen 
Jul 8
Lowell Brentano, I'm No Angel 
Jul 9
L.E. Clark, White Zombie 
Jul 11
Timotei Popovici, composer, dies at 79 
Jul 11
Buddy G. DeSylva, The Aviator 
Jul 12
Elsie de Wolfe, American socialite and interior decorator (b. 1865) 
Jul 12
Elsie de Wolfe, For Love of Mary Ellen 
Jul 12
Karl Wüstenhagen, Martin Luther, His Life and Time 
Jul 14
Āpirana Ngata, a prominent Maori New Zealand politician and lawyer, dies at 76 
Jul 15
Emile Stiebel, Regina von Emmeritz och konung Gustaf II Adolf 
Jul 15
Buddy McQuoid, The Finishing Touch 
Jul 17
Evangeline Booth, the 4th General of The Salvation Army (b. 1865) 
Jul 17
Antonie Nedosinská, Studentská máma 
Jul 17
Evangeline Booth, Fires of Faith 
Jul 18
Carl Clinton Van Doren, US literary (The Nation), dies at 64 
Jul 18
Jack Barker,  
Jul 20
Robert Hichens, The Paradine Case 
Jul 21
Albert Riemenschneider, composer, dies at 71 
Jul 21
Rex Ingram, The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse 
Jul 22
William LM King, premier of Canada (1921-30, 35-48), dies at 75 
Jul 22
Mackenzie King, 10th Prime Minister of Canada, dies of pneumonia at 75 
Jul 22
William Lyon Mackenzie King, Johnny at the Fair 
Jul 22
Warner Cruze, Scarface 
Jul 23
Shigenori Togo,  
Jul 24
Charlotte Pierce, The Super Sex 
Jul 24
Zeffie Tilbury, The Grapes of Wrath 
Jul 26
Douglas Gilmore, Hell's Angels 
Jul 26
Guido Deiro, Guido Deiro: World's Foremost Piano-Accordionist 
Jul 27
Angelo Desfis, Dark Mountain 
Jul 29
Joe Fry, British racing driver (b. 1915) 
Aug 2
Nina Boucicault, Juggernaut 
Aug 4
Günther Krampf, Pandora's Box 
Aug 5
Emil Abderhalden, Swiss physiologist/bio-chemistry, dies at 73 
Aug 5
Tadeusz Kanski, Czarci zleb 
Aug 6
Harvey Meyers, The Bat Whispers 
Aug 7
Chester L. Berolund, Sweethearts 
Aug 8
Ernest F E Douwes Dekker, founder National-India Party, dies 
Aug 8
Nicolai Yakovlevich Miaskovsky, composer, dies at 69 
Aug 8
Fergus McMaster, Australian businessman (b. 1879) 
Aug 8
Harry Katherman, The Lady Eve 
Aug 8
Nikolai Myaskovsky, The Iron Curtain 
Aug 9
Ralph Shugart, The Wizard of Oz 
Aug 10
Khemchand Prakash, Mahal 
Aug 10
Jeffrey Bernerd, Forgotten Women 
Aug 10
Frederik Schyberg, Det sovende hus 
Aug 11
Sam Hellman, My Darling Clementine 
Aug 11
Jindrich Fiala, Proc se nesmejes 
Aug 12
Otto Storm, Das schwindende Herz 
Aug 15
Wilhelm Birch, Lykken 
Aug 16
Cliff Foerster, Knockout Kisses 
Aug 16
Madeline Grey, That's My Baby! 
Aug 16
Daisy Daix, Bichon 
Aug 17
Doris Krüger, Fräulein 
Aug 18
Julien Lahaut, chairman Belgian Communist Party, murdered 
Aug 18
Gabrielle Enthoven, The Quest of Life 
Aug 19
Giovanni Giorgi, Italian physicist (b. 1871) 
Aug 19
Bela Schaffer, Swiss Miss 
Aug 19
Irene Haisman, Niobe 
Aug 21
Pete Decker, The Gold Rush 
Aug 22
Kirk Bryan, American geologist (b. 1888) 
Aug 23
Emmy Worm-Müller, Bondefangeri i Vaterland 
Aug 24
Ernst Wiechert, writer, dies at 63 
Aug 24
Ernst Wiechert, Elze's Life 
Aug 24
Maria Melato, La principessa del sogno 
Aug 25
Earl Caddock, professional wrestler (b. 1888) 
Aug 25
Earl Caddock, Stecher-Caddock Wrestling Match 
Aug 26
Giuseppe De Luca, Il cappello di paglia di Firenze 
Aug 26
Giuseppe De Luca, Giuseppe De Luca, Singing 'Largo al factotum' from 'The Barber of Seville' 
Aug 27
Cesare Pavese, Italian writer (Fuoco Grande), dies at 41 
Aug 27
Cesare Pavese, Le amiche 
Aug 29
John Christian, Delinquent Daughters 
Aug 29
Leonard Craske, The Ace of Death 
Aug 29
Dan Sayre Groesback, Samson and Delilah 
Aug 30
Alexander Kökert, Play in the Summer Breezes 
Aug 31
Jacques Haïk, Azaïs 
Aug 31
Camelia, Some Are Bright 
Sep 1
Fritz Kampers, Westfront 1918 
Sep 2
Frank Graham, The Three Caballeros 
Sep 2
Symona Boniface, Micro-Phonies 
Sep 3
Irén Ágay, Lila akác 
Sep 4
Max Davidson, Pass the Gravy 
Sep 4
Aileen Allen, He Got Himself a Wife 
Sep 6
Arthur Hill, cricketer (3 Tests), dies 
Sep 6
Olaf Stapledon, British writer and philosopher (b. 1886) 
Sep 6
Mickey Bennett, Grabbing Grabbers 
Sep 6
Georgia O'Dell, Idle Eyes 
Sep 8
Hanka Ordonówna, Spy 
Sep 9
Flora Parker DeHaven, The Girl in the Taxi 
Sep 10
Joe Bordeaux, The Butcher Boy 
Sep 11
John C Smuts, co-found British RAF/South African PM (1919..48), dies at 80 
Sep 11
S M H Colah, cricketer (69 runs in India's 1st 2 tests 1932-33), dies 
Sep 11
Jan Smuts, Gandhi: Pilgrim of Peace 
Sep 12
Lou Clayton, Roadhouse Nights 
Sep 13
Sara Allgood, Irish actress (Jane Eyre, Spiral Staircase), dies at 56 
Sep 13
Sara Allgood, How Green Was My Valley 
Sep 14
Arthur Stringer, The Wilderness Woman 
Sep 15
Vojtech Rihovsky, composer, dies at 79 
Sep 15
Jack Denny, I Feel Like a Feather in the Breeze 
Sep 16
Pedro De Cordoba, actor (Club Havana, Swamp Fire), dies at 68 
Sep 16
Pedro de Cordoba, Saboteur 
Sep 16
Harry Stafford, The Winner 
Sep 17
Percy Standing, The Pardon 
Sep 18
Bill Jamison, The Bride Goes Wild 
Sep 19
Maria Meyerhofer, In einem kühlen Grunde 
Sep 19
Eddie Green, What Goes Up 
Sep 21
Arthur Milne, English Astrophysicist (kinematic relativity), dies of a heart attack at 54 
Sep 22
Abel Hermant, Entente cordiale 
Sep 23
Sam Barry, American basketball player and coach (b. 1892) 
Sep 23
George M. Carleton, A Foreign Affair 
Sep 23
Yevgeni Slavinsky, The Queen of Spades 
Sep 23
René Le Somptier, Un drame de l'air 
Sep 24
Humphrey Jennings, Listen to Britain 
Sep 24
Mazhar Khan, Padosi 
Sep 25
Aleksandr Tairov, The Dead Man 
Sep 26
Mario Gallina, I'll Give a Million 
Sep 26
Vincent J. Farrar, Brideless Groom 
Sep 27
William Huch, Five Millions Seek an Heir 
Sep 27
W.E. Woodward, Evelyn Prentice 
Sep 28
Joël Bousquet, La tisane de sarments 
Sep 29
Balthazar H Verhagen, Neth/South African dramatist/writer, dies 
Sep 30
Friedrich Feher, The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari 
Sep 30
Elena Sánchez Valenzuela, En la hacienda 
Oct 1
Cliff Parkinson, Border Patrol 
Oct 2
Lee Bartholomew, Barney Oldfield's Race for a Life 
Oct 2
John Francis Fitzgerald,  
Oct 5
Frederic Lewy, German neurologist (b. 1885) 
Oct 5
Tonny Lehmann, Hr. Tell og Søn 
Oct 5
Dudley Field Malone, Mission to Moscow 
Oct 6
Mikhail Vysotsky, V dalnem plavanii 
Oct 7
John Judd, Bandits Beware 
Oct 7
William Locke, While New York Sleeps 
Oct 8
Edwin W. Willat, The False Faces 
Oct 8
Dorothy Adelphi, The Nagger at Breakfast 
Oct 9
George Hainsworth, National Hockey League goaltender, dies in a car accident at 55 
Oct 10
Pauline Lord, Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch 
Oct 11
Elena Kirillova, Razgrom Yudenicha 
Oct 11
Louis Bertijn, De storm in het leven 
Oct 11
J.T. Walton, The Wife Hunters 
Oct 13
Ernest Haycox, American writer (b. 1899) 
Oct 13
Ernest Haycox, Stagecoach 
Oct 14
Ray De Ravenne, The Heiress 
Oct 14
Richard Kountz, The Divine Lady 
Oct 15
John Jakob Raskob,  
Oct 15
Christy Cabanne, The Mummy's Hand 
Oct 17
Fred Lyssa, Liebelei 
Oct 17
Herbert Clyde Lewis, It Happened on Fifth Avenue 
Oct 17
Gordon Wiles, Charlie Chan's Secret 
Oct 18
Arthur St. Claire, Boss of Bullion City 
Oct 18
Eugen Neufeld, Deutsche Frauen - Deutsche Treue 
Oct 19
Edna St Vincent Millay, poet/dramatist/feminist (Harp Weaver-Pulitzer Prize) 
Oct 20
Henry Lewsis Stimson, US minister of War/gov-gen, dies 
Oct 20
Morgan Galloway, Lena Rivers 
Oct 20
Inge van der Straaten, Der Kahn der fröhlichen Leute 
Oct 20
Lucien Martin, A Man and His Sin 
Oct 20
Lilli Molnar, Pandora and the Flying Dutchman 
Oct 20
Bernd Aldor, Es werde Licht! 1. Teil 
Oct 20
Henry L. Stimson, Hiroshima: Why the Bomb Was Dropped 
Oct 22
Frank Kugler, Life 
Oct 23
Al Jolson, [Asa Yoelson], singer/actor (Jazz Singer), dies at 64 
Oct 23
Al Jolson, The Aviator 
Oct 23
Nat Bonx, Radio Days 
Oct 28
O.G. Hill, Thundering Hoofs 
Oct 29
Gustav V, king of Sweden, dies at 92 
Oct 29
King Gustaf V, Grundstensnedlæggelse ved Gustav Adolfs Kirke 
Oct 30
Johanne Korch, Den rige enke 
Oct 31
Carel T Scharten, Dutch poet/writer (Lost Paradise), dies at 72 
Oct 31
Jozef C Bittremieux, Flemish theologist, dies at 72 
Nov 1
Bibhutibhushan Bandyopadhyay, Pather Panchali 
Nov 2
George Bernard Shaw, Irish author (Pygmalion), dies at 94 
Nov 2
George Bernard Shaw, My Fair Lady 
Nov 2
Esy Morales, Criss Cross 
Nov 4
Grover Cleveland Alexander, American baseball player (b. 1887) 
Nov 4
Grover Cleveland Alexander, 1915 World's Championship Series 
Nov 4
Eliseo Grenet, Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights 
Nov 5
Jacobus J E Hondius, Dutch classicist/graphic artist, dies at 53 
Nov 5
Enny Snijders, Wilton's Zoo 
Nov 5
Blanche Oelrichs, Clair de lune 
Nov 8
Marcelle Monthil, Children of Paradise 
Nov 9
Maude Fulton, Other Men's Women 
Nov 10
Boyd Marshall, The Marvelous Marathoner 
Nov 11
Hanns Kräly, Eternal Love 
Nov 11
Josef Reithofer, Der verarmte Edelmann 
Nov 11
Valy Arnheim, Der Todesflieger 
Nov 12
F. Pope-Stamper, Ghosts 
Nov 14
Monte Carter, Midnight Life 
Nov 14
Orhan Veli Kanik, Kadin Hamlet 
Nov 15
Vasile Gociu, Ziua mamei si a copilului 
Nov 16
Bob Smith, American doctor, co-founder of the Alcoholics Anonymous (b. 1879) 
Nov 16
Billy B. Van, Lucky Hoodoo 
Nov 18
Gerardus van de Lion, Dutch minister of Education, dies at 60 
Nov 18
Harry Lewis, God Gave Me Twenty Cents 
Nov 19
Thomas Wood, composer, dies at 57 
Nov 19
Aage Redal, Besættelse 
Nov 20
Francesco Cilea, composer, dies at 84 
Nov 20
Erling Drangsholt, Two Lives 
Nov 20
Francesco Cilea, Philadelphia 
Nov 20
Joseph H. Nadel, D.O.A. 
Nov 22
Elvin Ottoson, A Sailor on Horseback 
Nov 23
Percival Mackey, The Echo Murders 
Nov 24
Florence Edney, Angel Street 
Nov 25
Johannes Vilhelm Jensen, Danish writer, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1873) 
Nov 25
Gustaf John Ramstedt, Finland-Swedish linguist and diplomat (b. 1873) 
Nov 25
Betty Francisco, Sic-Em 
Nov 25
Johannes V. Jensen, They Caught the Ferry 
Nov 26
Hedwig Courts-Mahler, German author, dies at 83 
Nov 26
Eugene King, Bill Cracks Down 
Nov 26
Hedwig Courths-Mahler, Secret of the Red House 
Nov 27
Anders Lindkvist, På kryss med Blixten 
Nov 28
Samuel Goldstein, Joseph in the Land of Egypt 
Nov 28
Russ Powell, The Red Mill 
Nov 29
Frederic Zelnik, Se. Exzellenz der Revisor 
Nov 30
Erich Ziegel, To New Shores 
Nov 30
Monte Hawley, Mystery in Swing 
Dec 1
Ernest John Moeran, British composer, dies at 55 
Dec 1
Lyle Dawn Jr., Northwest Passage 
Dec 1
Howard Kyle, A Star Reborn 
Dec 1
Liddy Hegewald, Der Orlow 
Dec 1
Frank Pollard, The Adventures of Dick Turpin: The King of Highwaymen 
Dec 2
Dino Lipatti, composer, dies at 33 
Dec 2
Rose Higgins, The Silent Code 
Dec 2
Rufus Le Maire, Citizen Kane 
Dec 2
Ted Weisbarth, Hollow Triumph 
Dec 3
Pavel Bazhov, The Stone Flower 
Dec 3
Philip Wade, Jenny Meade 
Dec 3
Kurt Seifert, Eine Nacht im Separee 
Dec 3
Thomas C. Smith, The Invaders 
Dec 4
James Kevin McGuinness, A Night at the Opera 
Dec 5
Shri Aurobindo, Indian guru (b. 1872) 
Dec 5
Shri Aurobindo, Shri Aurobindo: Glimpses of His Life 
Dec 6
Joseph Waddell, Napoleon's Barber 
Dec 6
Tom Gibson, Triple Action 
Dec 7
Evelyn Selbie, A Woman's Way 
Dec 7
Robert Ober, The Big Parade 
Dec 8
Georges Metaxa, Swing Time 
Dec 10
Jack Baxley, The Kid from Gower Gulch 
Dec 11
Leslie Comrie, New Zealand astronomer (b. 1893) 
Dec 11
Ray Fitzgerald, The Mummy's Curse 
Dec 11
Dewey Robinson, She Done Him Wrong 
Dec 11
Annibale Betrone, Se quell'idiota ci pensasse... 
Dec 12
Else Skouboe, Tango 
Dec 12
Al Giebler, Termites of 1938 
Dec 12
Raymond L. Schrock, The Bad Sister 
Dec 13
Abraham Wald, Hungarian mathematician (b. 1902) 
Dec 13
Belle Stoddard, One of the Rabble 
Dec 13
Belle Johnstone, No More Orchids 
Dec 14
Albrecht Schaeffer, German writer (Heroische Fahrt), dies at 65 
Dec 14
Roy Eslick, The Bantam Cowboy 
Dec 14
Igor Savchenko, Taras Shevchenko 
Dec 14
Mogens Falck, Doctor Nicholson and the Blue Diamond 
Dec 14
Aleksandr Zrazhevsky, Kreiser Varyag 
Dec 15
Robert Muller-Hartmann, composer, dies at 66 
Dec 15
Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, Indian political leader, Iron Man of India (b. 1875) 
Dec 15
Sardar Vallabhai Patel, Congress Session in Bombay 
Dec 15
Josep Maria Folch i Torres, Les aventures d'en Massagran IV 
Dec 16
Otto Vrieslander, composer, dies at 70 
Dec 16
Ray Hanson, Pot o' Gold 
Dec 17
A. Robins, Seeing Red 
Dec 18
Pearl Elmore, Hoodoo Ann 
Dec 18
Pierre Lestringuez, Nana 
Dec 19
Jacques Grétillat, Quarante H.P. 
Dec 21
Carlo Alberto Salustri, L'ultimo dei Cognac 
Dec 22
Julius Weismann, composer, dies at 70 
Dec 22
Walter Johannes Damrosch, composer, dies at 88 
Dec 22
Walter Damrosch, Carnegie Hall 
Dec 23
Vincenzo Tommasini, composer, dies at 72 
Dec 23
Francisco Lomuto, La rubia del camino 
Dec 23
Vincenzo Tommasini, A Pistol Shot 
Dec 23
Walton H. Walker,  
Dec 24
Gertrude Elliot, Hamlet 
Dec 24
George Mayo, A Perfect Match 
Dec 24
J.R. Crone, Citizen Kane 
Dec 25
Xavier Villaurrutia, Mexican poet (Nostalgia de la muerte), dies at 47 
Dec 25
Neil Francis Hawkins, British fascist (b. 1903) 
Dec 25
Frank MacQuarrie, Wolves of the Border 
Dec 25
Fernando Delgado, Bilbao para España 
Dec 25
Charles A. Robins, The Water Lily 
Dec 26
Emile Enthoven, composer, dies at 47 
Dec 26
James Stephens, Irish poet (Crock of Gold), dies at 68 
Dec 26
Ben Black, The Astronaut's Wife 
Dec 27
Max Beckmann, German painter/graphic artist, dies at 66 
Dec 27
Max Beckmann,  
Dec 27
Harry Baker, Sons of the Desert 
Dec 28
William Garwood, The Evidence of the Film 
Dec 28
Charles L. Johnson, Reds 
Dec 29
Orrie Perry, The Story of the Kelly Gang 
Dec 31
Charles Koechlin, French composer (Jungle Book), dies at 83 
Dec 31
Karl Renner, Austrian Chancellor/pres (1918-20, 45-50), dies at 80 
Dec 31
Frank Stockdale, Snakeville's Most Popular Lady 
Dec 31
Charles Koechlin, Return to Life 
Dec 31
Karl Renner,  
Keep in touch with us:
beta testing:

nothing here now


Today in history calendar
January 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
February 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29
March 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
April 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
May 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
June 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
July 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
August 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
September 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
October 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
November 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
December 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31