Famous Deaths for Year 1922

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Jan 5th - Ernest H Shackleton, Brit South pole explorer (Endurance), dies at 47
Jan 6th - Jakob Rosanes, German mathematician (b. 1842)
Jan 7th - Antonio Scontrino, composer, dies at 71
Jan 8th - Charles R Young, colonel, dies at 58, in Lagos Nigeria
Jan 10th - Frank Tudor, Australian Labor Opposition leader (b. 1866)
Jan 15th - John Kirk Barry, Dr/explorer David Livingstone's companion, dies at 89
Jan 22nd - Benedictus XV, [Giacomo Markies D Chiesa], pope (1914-22), dies at 67
Jan 22nd - Pope Benedict XV (b. 1854)
Jan 23rd - Arthur Nikisch, Hungarian conductor (b. 1855)
Jan 26th - Luigi Denza, composer, dies at 75
Jan 27th - Giovanni Verga, Italian writer (I Mala Voglia), dies at 81
Jan 31st - Heinrich Reinhardt, composer, dies at 56
Feb 1st - William Desmond Taylor, director/actor (Broken Coin), dies at 49
Feb 3rd - Christiaan R de Wet, South African Boer general, dies at 67
Feb 3rd - John Butler Yeats, Northern Irish artist (b. 1839)
Feb 5th - James William Tate, composer, dies at 46
Feb 5th - Slavoljub Eduard Penkala, Croatian inventor (b. 1871)
Feb 11th - Gerardus J P Bolland, Dutch philosopher (Bolland Society), dies at 67
Feb 14th - Heikki Ritavuori, Finnish politician (assassinated) (b. 1880)
Feb 15th - Clara [G Meijer-]Wichmann, German/Dutch anarchist/feminist, dies at 36
Feb 23rd - Albert Victor Bäcklund, Swedish physicist (b. 1845)
Feb 24th - Dmitri B Shostakovitch, father of Russian composer Dmitri D S, dies
Feb 25th - Henri-Desire Landru, French sex murderer, guillotined at 52
Feb 28th - Vicente Lleo, composer, dies at 51
Mar 1st - Rafael Moreno Aranzadi, Spanish footballer (b. 1892)
Mar 4th - Bert Williams, famous black, dies at 46, in NYC
Mar 10th - Arthur Hervey, composer, dies at 67
Mar 10th - Horace Wadham Nicholl, composer, dies at 73
Mar 22nd - Louis A Ranvier, French anatomist/historian, dies at 86
Mar 27th - Nikolay Alexandrovich Sokolov, composer, dies at 63
Apr 1st - Charles I, emperor (Austria)/King of Hungary (Charles IV), dies
Apr 2nd - Hermann Rorschach, Swiss psychologist (b. 1884)
Apr 5th - Charles F A Woeste, Belgian count/min of Justice, dies at 85
Apr 12th - Frantisek Ondricek, composer, dies at 64
Apr 21st - Alessandro Moreschi, Italian castrato (b. 1858)
Apr 24th - Richard Batka, composer, dies at 53
Apr 26th - Hans Sommer, composer, dies at 84
Apr 30th - David M Chumaceiro, Curacaos poet, dies
May 4th - Viktor Kingissepp, Estonian Bolshevik politician (b. 1888)
May 7th - Max Wagenknecht, German composer (b. 1857)
May 18th - Charles Louis Alphonse Laveran, French physician, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (b. 1845)
May 19th - Heinrich I Quincke, German internist (postural drainage), dies at 79
May 28th - Carl Teike, composer, dies at 58
May 29th - Jevgeni B Vachtangov, Armenian/Russian actor/director, dies at 39
May 30th - David Mendes Chumaceiro, Curacaos poet (Adelfas), dies at 45
Jun 1st - Frank Walters, cricketer (Test for Australia 1885, scored 7 & 5), dies
Jun 4th - William Halse Rivers, British psychologist/anthropologist, dies
Jun 6th - Lillian Russell, entertainer, dies at 60
Jun 9th - Albert Baertsoen, Flemish painter/etcher, dies at 56
Jun 12th - Wolfgang Kapp, German politician (Kapp putsch 1920), dies at 63
Jun 18th - John C Kapteyn, astronomer, dies at 71
Jun 19th - Johannes C Kapteyn, Dutch astronomer, dies at 71
Jun 20th - Vittorio Monti, composer, dies at 54
Jun 22nd - Henry H Wilson, Field Marshal, murdered in London
Jun 24th - Walter Rathenau, German foreign minister, killed by anti-semites at 54
Jun 26th - Albert H K, monarch of Monaco (1889-1922), dies at 73
Jun 28th - Velimir Khlebnikov, Russian poet (b. 1885)
Jul 4th - Lothar von Richthofen, German pilot (b. 1894)
Jul 6th - Maria Theresa Ledochowska, Polish-Austrian Catholic nun (b. 1863)
Jul 7th - Cathal Brugha, Chief of Staff of Irish Republican Army (b.1874)
Jul 13th - Martin Dies, American politician (b. 1870)
Jul 17th - Heinrich Rubens, German physicist, dies at 57
Jul 19th - Cornelis A Pekelharing, Dutch histologist, dies on 74th birthday
Jul 20th - Andrey Markov, Russian mathematician (b. 1856)
Jul 21st - Djemal Pasha, dictator of Turkey, murdered
Jul 22nd - Jokichi Takamine, Japanese chemist (b. 1854)
Jul 25th - Jarolslaw Zielinski, composer, dies at 75
Jul 29th - Edward Gailliard, Flemish language/archaeologist, dies at 81
Aug 1st - Vaclav Juda Novotny, composer, dies at 72
Inventor Alexander Graham BellInventor Alexander Graham Bell (Aug 2nd) Aug 2nd - Alexander Graham Bell, Scottish inventor (telephone), dies at 75
Aug 2nd - [Wilhel]Mina JPR Kruseman, Dutch author/feminist, dies at 82
Aug 4th - Enver Pasa, Turkish politician, dies at 40
Aug 12th - Arthur Griffith, Irish nationalist/president (Sinn Fein), dies
Aug 14th - Alfred CW Harmsworth, 1st viscount Northcliffe/newspaper magnate, dies
Aug 19th - Felipe Pedrell, composer, dies at 81
Aug 22nd - Michael Collins, Irish nationalist leader, killed in ambush
Aug 27th - Carl Fuchs, composer, dies at 83
Aug 28th - Louis PMFG of Orleans, earl of Eu/Brazil, dies at 80
Irish Nationalist Leader Michael CollinsIrish Nationalist Leader Michael Collins (Aug 22nd) Sep 4th - Georges Sorel, French social philosopher, dies at 74
Sep 5th - Georgette Agutte, French painter (b. 1867)
Sep 10th - Arpad Szendy, composer, dies at 59
Sep 11th - Louis Coerne, composer, dies at 52
Sep 21st - Tom Armitage, cricketer (England lob bowler v Australia 1877), dies
Sep 28th - Andrejs Jurjans, composer, dies at 65
Sep 30th - Paul Barth, German philosopher/sociologist, dies at 64
Oct 12th - Daisy M C Baers, Flemish philosophy/theory, dies at 33
Oct 24th - George Cadbury, British chocolate and cocoa manufacturer (b. 1839)
Oct 28th - Hugo Verriest, Flemish writer/poet (Flemish Motion), dies
Oct 29th - George August Lumbye, composer, dies at 79
Nov 6th - William Baines, composer, dies at 23
Nov 7th - Sam Thompson, baseball player (b. 1860)
Nov 14th - Carl Michael Ziehrer, composer, dies at 79
Nov 16th - Max Abraham, German physicist (b. 1875)
Nov 17th - Robert Comtesse, Swiss Federal Councillor (b. 1847)
Nov 18th - Marcel Proust, French author (Recherche du Temps Perdu), dies at 51
Nov 21st - Ricardo Flores Magón, Mexican anarchist (b. 1874).
Dec 5th - Samuel Muller Fzn, Dutch historian/archivist, dies
Dec 13th - Hannes Hafstein, Icelandic politician and poet (b. 1861)
Dec 16th - Gabriel Narutowicz, 1st pres of Poland (Dec 7-16, 1922), assassinated
Dec 25th - Alphonse Goovaerts, composer, dies at 75

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