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1937 ( MCMXXXVII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1937th year of the Common Era (CE) and (AD) designations, the 937th year of the Anno Domini 2nd millennium, the 37th year of the 20th century, and the 8th year of the 1930s decade.
March 10 (dated March 14 ( Passion Sunday)) - The encyclical ("With burning concern") of Mit brennender Sorge Pope Pius XI is published in Germany in the German language. Largely the work of Cardinals von Faulhaber and Pacelli, it condemns breaches of the 1933 Reichskonkordat agreement signed between the Nazi government and the Catholic Church, and criticises Nazism's views on race and other matters incompatible with Catholicism.
March 17 - The Atherton Report (private investigator Edwin Atherton's report detailing vice and police corruption in San Francisco) is released.
March 18 - New London School explosion: In the worst school disaster in American history in terms of lives lost, the New London School in New London, Texas, suffers a catastrophic natural gas explosion, killing in excess of 295 students and teachers. Mother Frances Hospital opens in Tyler, Texas, a day ahead of schedule, in response to the explosion.
March 19 - The encyclical of Divini Redemptoris Pope Pius XI, critical of communism, is published.
March 21 - Ponce massacre: A police squad, acting under orders from Governor of Puerto Rico Blanton Winship, opens fire on demonstrators protesting at the arrest of Puerto Rican Nationalist Party leader Pedro Albizu Campos, killing 17 people and injuring over 200. March 26
Dáil Éireann passes the Executive Authority (Consequential Provisions) Act, 1937, which abolishes the office of Governor-General of the Irish Free State, retrospectively dated to December 1936. 17 million are unemployed in the US.
May 1 - A general strike occurs in Paris, France.
May 6 - : In the United States, the German Hindenburg disaster airship bursts into flame when mooring to a mast in Hindenburg Lakehurst, New Jersey. Of the 36 passengers and 61 crew on board, 13 passengers and 22 crew die, as well as one member of the ground crew.
May 7 - Spanish Civil War: The German Condor Legion Fighter Group, equipped with Heinkel He 51 biplanes, arrives in Spain to assist Francisco Franco's forces.
May 8 - Wydad Athletic Club (WAC;(Arabic ?; Berber: Wydad Dar al-Beida; commonly: Wydad al ouma is established in Casablanca, Morocco; it will be best known for its Casablanca Association football team.
May 12 - The coronation of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth takes place at Westminster Abbey, London.
Soviet station becomes the first scientific research settlement to operate on the drift ice of the Arctic Ocean. As one of the reprisals for the attempted assassination of Italian viceroy Rodolfo Graziani, a detachment of Italian troops massacres the entire community of Debre Libanos, killing 297 monks and 23 laymen.
May 27 - In California, the Golden Gate Bridge opens to pedestrian traffic, creating a vital link between San Francisco and Marin County. The next day, President Franklin D. Roosevelt pushes a button in Washington, D.C., signaling the start of vehicle traffic over the bridge.
July 4 - historical drama is first performed at an outdoor theater in the location where it is set, The Lost Colony Roanoke Island, North Carolina.
The canned precooked meat product
Spam is introduced by the Hormel Company in the United States. The highest recorded temperature in Canada, at Yellow Grass, Saskatchewan, is 45 °C (113 °F).
July 9 - 1937 Fox vault fire: The silent film archives of Fox Film Corporation are destroyed.
July 20 - The Geibeltbad Pirna is opened in Dresden, Germany.
July 21 - Éamon de Valera is elected President of the Executive Council (prime minister) of the Irish Free State, by the Dáil (parliament).
July 22 - New Deal: The United States Senate votes down President Franklin D. Roosevelt's proposal to add more justices to the Supreme Court of the United States.
July 24 - Alabama drops rape charges against the so-called . Scottsboro Boys
July 25- 31 - Sino-Japanese War: Battle of Beiping-Tianjin, a series of actions fought around Beiping and Tianjin, result in Japanese victory.
July 28 - The Irish Republican Army attempts the assassination by bomb of George VI in Belfast.
July 29 - Tungchow Mutiny: Units of the East Hopei Army mutiny, and kill Japanese troops and civilians in T?ngzh?u. July 31 - NKVD Operative Order 00447 " ?, ? ? " ("The operation for repression of former kulaks, criminals and other anti-Soviet elements") is approved by the Politburo of the Soviet Union, initially as a 4-month plan for 75,950 people to be executed and an additional 193,000 to be sent to the Gulag.
September 2 - The Great Hong Kong Typhoon kills an estimated 11,000 persons.
September 5 - Spanish Civil War: The city of Llanes falls to the Falangists.
September 7 - CBS broadcasts a two-and-a-half hour memorial concert nationwide on radio in memory of George Gershwin, live from the Hollywood Bowl. Many celebrities appear, including Oscar Levant, Fred Astaire, Otto Klemperer, Lily Pons and members of the original cast of . The concert is recorded and released complete years later in what is excellent sound for its time, on Porgy and Bess CD. The Los Angeles Philharmonic is the featured orchestra.
September 10 - Nine nations meet in the Nyon Conference, led by the United Kingdom and France, to address international piracy in the Mediterranean.
September 17 - Abraham Lincoln's head is dedicated at Mount Rushmore.
September 19 - Swiss professional ice hockey club HC Ambrì-Piotta is founded.
September 21 - George Allen & Unwin, Ltd. of London publishes the first edition of J. R. R. Tolkien's . The Hobbit
September 25 - Second Sino-Japanese War - Battle of Pingxingguan: The Communist Chinese Eighth Route Army defeats the Japanese.
September 27 - The last Bali tiger dies.  September 30 - Austrian born actress of Jewish descent, Hedy Lamarr arrives in New York City to flee from her possessive husband Friedrich Mandl who made arms agreements with the Nazis, and to begin her Hollywood career. 
October 2- 8 - Parsley Massacre: Under the orders of President Rafael Trujillo, Dominican troops kill thousands of Haitians living in the Dominican Republic.
October 3 - Second Sino-Japanese War: Japanese troops advance toward Nanking, capital of the Republic of China.
October 5 - Roosevelt gives his famous in Chicago. Quarantine Speech
October 9 - Jimmie Angel lands his plane on top of Devil's Mountain; however, the plane gets damaged, and he has to trek through the rainforest for help.
October 11 - Duke and Duchess of Windsor's 1937 tour of Germany: The Duke and Duchess of Windsor arrive in Berlin to begin a 12-day tour of Nazi Germany, meeting Adolf Hitler on the 22nd.
October 13 - Germany, in a note to Brussels, guarantees the inviolability and integrity of Belgium, so long as the latter abstains from military action against Germany.
October 15 - Ernest Hemingway's novel is first published, in the United States. To Have and Have Not
October 18- October 21 - Spanish Civil War: The whole Spanish northern seaboard falls into the Falangists' hands; Republican forces in Gijón, Spain, set fire to petrol reserves, prior to retreating before the advancing Falangists.
October 23 - 1937 Australian federal election: Joseph Lyons' UAP/ Country Coalition Government is re-elected with a slightly increased majority, defeating the Labor Party led by John Curtin. October 25 - Celâl Bayar forms the new (ninth) government of Turkey.
December 1 - Second Sino-Japanese War: The Battle of Nanking begins.
December 4 - The Dandy comic is first published in Scotland; it continued until 2012 as a physical publication, then online until 2013.
December 11 - Italy withdraws from the League of Nations.
December 13 - Second Sino-Japanese War: The Battle of Nanking ends with the Japanese occupying the city. In the Nanking Massacre which follows, Japanese soldiers kill over 300,000 Chinese in 3 months. A few days previously, the Nationalist government of China had moved its capital to the southwestern city Chungking (Chongqing).
December 16 - The original production of the musical opens at the Me and My Girl Victoria Palace Theatre, in London's West End. A later revival will win an award.
December 22 - The Lincoln Tunnel opens to traffic in New York City.
December 25 - At the age of 70, legendary conductor Arturo Toscanini conducts the NBC Symphony Orchestra on radio for the first time, beginning his successful 17-year tenure with that orchestra. This first concert consists of music by Vivaldi (at a time when he is seldom played), Mozart, and Brahms. Millions tune in to listen, including U.S. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. December 29 - The new Constitution of Ireland ( Bunreacht na hÉireann) comes into force. The Irish Free State becomes " Ireland", and Éamon de Valera becomes the first Taoiseach (prime minister) of the new state. A Presidential Commission (made up the Chief Justice, the Speaker of Dáil Éireann, and the President of the High Court) assumes the powers of the new presidency, pending the popular election of the first President of Ireland in June 1938. The new constitution prohibits divorce.
Switzerland begins construction of its
Border Line defences. The
Vibora Luviminda sugar plantation trades unions strike on Maui island, Hawaii. Italian psychiatrist
Amarro Fiamberti is the first to document a transorbital approach to the brain, which becomes the basis for the controversial medical procedure of transorbital lobotomy.
Soviet industry produces about four times as much as it had in 1928. The Allen Organ Company, builder of church, home and theatre organs, is founded in Macungie, Pennsylvania.
January 1 - Ahmed Yassin, Palestinian co-founder of Hamas (d. 2004)
January 2 – Martin Lauer, German athlete (d. 2019)
January 8 - Dame Shirley Bassey, Welsh singer
January 15 - Margaret O'Brien, American child actress
January 16 - Francis George, American cardinal (d. 2015)
January 19 - Princess Birgitta of Sweden
January 20 - Bailey Howell, American basketball player
January 21 - Prince Max, Duke in Bavaria, heir to the Bavarian Royal House
January 22 - Joseph Wambaugh, American author
January 25 - Ange-Félix Patassé, 5th President of Central African Republic (d. 2011)
January 29 - Hassan Habibi, 1st Vice President of Iran (d. 2013)
February 1 - Don Everly, American rock and roll singer and musician (d. 2021)
February 3 - Jacques Barrot, French politician (d. 2014)
February 4 - Magnar Solberg, Norwegian biathlete
February 5 - Gaston Roelants, Belgian Olympic athlete
February 8 - Harry Wu, Chinese human rights activist (d. 2016)
February 10 - Roberta Flack, African-American singer
February 12 - Charles Dumas, American athlete (d. 2004)
February 19 - Klim Churyumov, Soviet-Ukrainian astronomer (d. 2016)
February 25 - Sir Tom Courtenay, English actor February 26 - Eduardo Arroyo, Spanish painter and graphic artist (d. 2018)
March 2 - Abdelaziz Bouteflika, President of Algeria (d. 2021)
March 5 - Olusegun Obasanjo, President of Nigeria
March 8 - Juvénal Habyarimana, 3rd President of Rwanda (d. 1994)
March 10 - Joe Viterelli, American actor (d. 2004)
March 13 - Vladimir Makanin, Russian writer (d. 2017)
March 14 - Benny Paret, Cuban welterweight boxer (d. 1962)
March 15 - Valentin Rasputin, Russian writer (d. 2015)
March 16 - Attilio Nicora, Italian cardinal (d. 2017)
March 20 - Jerry Reed, American singer, songwriter, guitarist, and actor (d. 2008)
March 23 - Tony Burton, American actor (d. 2016)
March 24 - Lloyd Erskine Sandiford, 4th Prime Minister of Barbados
March 26 - Wayne Embry, American basketball player and team executive
March 27 - Francesco Janich, Italian footballer (d. 2019)
March 30 - Warren Beatty, American actor, director
April 1 - Mohammad Hamid Ansari, Indian politician, 12th Vice President of India
April 4 - Obed Dlamini, 6th Prime Minister of Swaziland (d. 2017)
April 10 - Bella Akhmadulina, Russian poet (d. 2010)
April 11 - Jill Gascoine, English actress and novelist (d. 2020)
April 12 - Igor Volk, Ukrainian-born Russian cosmonaut (d. 2017)
April 15 - Frank Vincent, American actor (d. 2017)
April 16 - George Steele, professional wrestler and actor (d. 2017)
April 17 - Ferdinand Piëch, Austrian engineer, business magnate (d. 2019)
April 20 - George Takei, Japanese-American actor, director and author ( ) Star Trek
April 22 - Jack Nicholson, American film actor and director
April 26 - Jean-Pierre Beltoise, French racing driver (d. 2015)
April 27 - Sandy Dennis, American actress (d. 1992) April 28
May 4 - Dick Dale, American guitarist (d. 2019)
May 6 - Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, African-American boxer (d. 2014)
May 9 - Rafael Moneo, Spanish architect
May 11 - Ildikó Újlaky-Rejt?, Hungarian Olympic and world champion foil fencer
May 12 - George Carlin, American stand-up comedian (d. 2008)
May 18 - Jacques Santer, Luxembourg politician, 20th Prime Minister of Luxembourg
May 22 - Facundo Cabral, Argentine singer (d. 2011)
May 27 - Andrei Bitov, Russian writer (d. 2018)
May 30 - Aleksandr Demyanenko, Russian film and theater actor (d. 1999) Date unknown - Abu Nidal, Palestinian militant (d. 2002)
June 2 - Sally Kellerman, American actress
June 4 - Gorilla Monsoon, American professional wrestler, announcer (d. 1999)
June 7 - Neeme Järvi, Estonian conductor
June 8 - Bruce McCandless II, American astronaut (d. 2017)
June 12 - Vladimir Arnold, Soviet-Russian mathematician (d. 2010)
June 13 - Raj Reddy, Indian computer scientist
June 15 - Waylon Jennings, American country singer (d. 2002)
June 17 - Clodovil Hernandes, Brazilian fashion designer, television presenter and politician (d. 2009)
June 19 - André Glucksmann, French philosopher, author (d. 2015)
June 21 - Jon Huntsman Sr., American businessman and philanthropist (d. 2018)
June 23 - Martti Ahtisaari, 10th President of Finland
July 2 - Richard Petty, American stock car racer, 7-time NASCAR Winston Cup champion
July 3 - Tom Stoppard, Czech-born British playwright and screenwriter
July 4 - Queen Sonja of Norway
July 5 - Jo de Roo, Dutch road racing cyclist
July 9 - David Hockney, English-born artist
July 14 - Yoshir? Mori, 55th Prime Minister of Japan
July 17 - Jaberi Bidandi Ssali, Ugandan politician, businessman
July 19 - George Hamilton IV, American country singer (d. 2014)
July 24 - Manoj Kumar, Indian actor and director
July 31 - Sab Shimono, Japanese-American actor, and voice actor
August 2 - María Duval, Mexican actress and singer
August 3 – Andrés Gimeno, Spanish tennis player (d. 2019)
August 5 - Manuel Pinto da Costa, Santoméan politician, 1st President of São Tomé and Príncipe
August 8 - Dustin Hoffman, American actor, director ( ) The Graduate
August 15 - Bounnhang Vorachith, 14th Prime Minister, 6th President of Laos
August 18 - Jean Alingué Bawoyeu, Chadian politician, former Prime Minister
August 19 - Richard Møller Nielsen, Danish football player and coach (d. 2014)
August 22 - Francesco Musso, Italian Olympic boxer
August 26 - Gennady Yanayev, former Soviet leader (d. 2010)
August 27 - Alice Coltrane, African-American jazz harpist, organist, pianist and composer (d. 2007) August 30 - Bruce McLaren, New Zealand founder of McLaren Racing (d. 1970)
September 1 - Francisco Pinto Balsemão, Portuguese politician, 111th Prime Minister of Portugal
September 2 - Len Carlson, Canadian actor and voice actor (d. 2006)
September 4 - Dawn Fraser, Australian swimmer
September 5 - Antonio Angelillo, Italian-Argentine footballer (d. 2018)
September 6 - Jo Anne Worley, American Actress, Comedienne and singer
September 9 – Alí Rodríguez Araque, Venezuelan politician, lawyer and diplomat (d. 2018)
September 10 – Jared Diamond, American geographer, anthropologist, and author
September 13 - Fred Silverman, American TV producer and executive (d. 2020)
September 20 - Monica Zetterlund, Swedish singer and actress (d. 2005)
September 23 - Martin Litchfield West, British classical scholar (d. 2015)
September 26 - Jerry Weintraub, American film producer and talent agent (d. 2015)
September 30 - Daniel Filho, Brazilian film producer, director, actor, and screenwriter
October 2 - Johnnie Cochran, African-American attorney (d. 2005)
October 19 - Teresa Ciep?y, Polish Olympic athlete (d. 2006)
October 20 - Wanda Jackson, American singer, songwriter, pianist and guitarist
October 21 - Édith Scob, French film and theatre actress (d. 2019)
October 22 - Kader Khan, Afghan-born Indian-Canadian film actor, screenwriter, comedian, and director (d. 2018)
October 28 - Lenny Wilkens, American basketball player and coach
October 30 - Ashaari Mohammad, Malaysian spiritual leader (d. 2010) October 31 - Tom Paxton, American folk singer, songwriter
November 4 - Loretta Swit, American actress ( ) M*A*S*H
November 5 - Chan Sek Keong, third Chief Justice of Singapore
November 8 - Dragoslav ?ekularac, Serbian footballer and manager (d. 2019)
November 11 - Marlene Schmidt, Miss Universe 1961
November 15 - Little Willie John, African-American R&B singer (d. 1968)
November 16 - Lothar Späth, German politician (d. 2016)
November 17 - Peter Cook, English comedian, writer and actor (d. 1995)
November 20 - Eero Mäntyranta, Finnish Olympic cross-country skier (d. 2013)
November 25 - Serikbolsyn Abdildin, Kazakh economist and politician (d. 2019)
November 26 - Boris Yegorov, Russian cosmonaut (d. 1994) November 30 - Ridley Scott, British film director, producer
December 1 - Vaira Ve-Freiberga, President of Latvia 
December 3 - Francisco Xavier do Amaral, 1st President of East Timor (d. 2012)
December 6 - Ramon Torrents, Spanish artist
December 7 - Thad Cochran, American politician (d. 2019)
December 17 - Sergio Jiménez, Mexican actor (d. 2007)
December 18 - Sami-ul-Haq, Pakistani cleric, politician (d. 2018)
December 22 - Eduard Uspensky, Russian author and screenwriter (d. 2018)
December 24 - Félix Miélli Venerando, Brazilian footballer (d. 2012)
December 26 - John Horton Conway, English-born mathematician (d. 2020)
December 28 - Ratan Tata, Indian industrialist
December 29 - Maumoon Abdul Gayoom, President of the Maldives (1978-2008)
December 30 - Gordon Banks, English footballer (d. 2019) December 31
February 1 - Asano Nagakoto, Japanese diplomat, politician (b. 1842)
February 2 - Reinhold Hanisch, Austrian politician, worker (b. 1884)
February 7 - Elihu Root, American statesman, diplomat and Nobel Peace Prize recipient (b. 1845)
February 13 - Francisco Bergamín y García, Spanish lawyer, economist and politician (b. 1855)
February 14 - Vicente Vilar David, Spanish Roman Catholic priest, saint and martyr (killed in battle) (b. 1889)
February 17 - George Hassell, English actor (b. 1881)
February 18 - Sergo Ordzhonikidze, Soviet politician, suicide (b. 1886)
February 20 - Sir Percy Cox, British army general and colonial administrator (b. 1864)
February 22 - James P. Buchanan, American politician (b. 1867)
March 6 - John Ellis Martineau, American politician (b. 1873)
March 7 - Concepción Cabrera de Armida, Mexican Roman Catholic mystic and blessed (b. 1862)
March 9 - Paul Elmer More, American critic, essayist (b. 1864)
March 11 - Joseph S. Cullinan, American oil industrialist, founder of (b. Texaco 1860)
March 13 - Elihu Thomson, English-American engineer and inventor, co-founder of General Electric (b. 1853)
March 15 - H. P. Lovecraft, American writer (b. 1890)
March 25 - John Drinkwater, British poet, dramatist (b. 1882)
March 27 - Victor Gustav Bloede, Swedish chemist (b. 1849)
March 28 - Josef Kli?ka, Czechoslovak organist, violinist and composer (b. 1855)
March 31 - Ahmed Izzet Pasha, Turkish general (b. 1864)
April 2 - Nathan Birnbaum, Austrian writer, journalist (b. 1864)
April 5 - Jose Benlliure y Gil, Spanish painter (b. 1858)
April 6 - Gyula Juhász, Hungarian poet (b. 1883)
April 7 - Helen Burgess, American actress (b. 1916)
April 8 - Billy Bassett, English association footballer (b. 1869)
April 14 - Ned Hanlon, American baseball manager, MLB Hall of Famer (b. 1857)
April 16 - Jay Johnson Morrow, American military engineer, politician and 3rd Governor of the Panama Canal Zone (b. 1870)
April 18 - Max von Gallwitz, German general (b. 1852)
April 21 - Saima Harmaja, Finnish poet (b. 1913)
April 22 - Arthur Edmund Carewe, Armenian-American actor (b. 1884)
April 23 - Caroline Harris, American actress (b. 1867)
April 24 - Lucy Beaumont, British actress (b. 1873)
April 25 - Micha? Drzyma?a, Polish rebel (b. 1857)
April 27 - Antonio Gramsci, Italian Communist writer, politician (b. 1891) April 29
May 2 - Takuji Iwasaki, Japanese meteorologist (b. 1869)
May 4 - Noel Rosa, Brazilian songwriter (b. 1910)
May 7 - Ernst A. Lehmann, German captain of the (b. Hindenburg 1886)
May 10 - Sir James Blindell, British politician (b. 1884)
May 15 - Percy Lee Gassaway, American politician (b. 1885)
May 23 - John D. Rockefeller, American industrialist, philanthropist (b. 1839)
May 25 - Henry Ossawa Tanner, American artist (b. 1859)
May 26 - Bertha May Crawford, Canadian opera singer (b. 1886)
May 28 - Alfred Adler, Austrian psychologist (b. 1870) May 29 – Lizardo García, 17th President of Ecuador (b. 1844)
June 2 - Louis Vierne, French composer (b. 1870)
June 7 - Jean Harlow, American actress (b. 1911)
June 12 - Mikhail Tukhachevsky, Soviet Army officer, Red Army commander-in-chief (executed) (b. 1893)
June 16 - Alexander Chervyakov, Leader of the Soviet Union (b. 1892)
June 19 - J. M. Barrie, British novelist, dramatist (b. 1860)
June 20 - Andreu Nin Pérez, Spanish politician (b. 1892)
June 26 - Minoru Murata, Japanese actor, director and screenwriter (b. 1894)
June 27 - Sandro Akhmeteli, Soviet director (b. 1866) June 28 - Max Adler, Austrian Marxist theorist (b. 1873)
July 2 - Amelia Earhart, American aviator (missing on this date) (b. 1897)
July 3 - Boris Gorbachyov, Soviet general (b. 1892)
July 7 - Åke Hammarskjöld, Swedish diplomat, lawyer (b. 1893)
July 8 - Diana Abgar, Armenian diplomat (b. 1859)
July 9 - Oliver Law, American labor organizer, Army officer (killed in Spanish Civil War) (b. 1899)
July 10 - Arthur Edmund Seaman, American professor and museum curator (b. 1858
July 12 - Hugo Charteris, 11th Earl of Wemyss, British politician, public servant (b. 1857)
July 15 - Walter Gay, American painter (b. 1856)
July 16 - Vladimir Kirillov, Soviet poet (b. 1889)
July 20 - Guglielmo Marconi, Italian-born American inventor (b. 1874)
July 23 - Varnava, Serbian Patriarch (b. 1880)
July 31 - Noë Bloch, Soviet producer (b. 1875)
September 3 - François Guiguet, French painter (b. 1860)
September 5 - David Hendricks Bergey, American bacteriologist (b. 1860)
September 6 - Harry Charles Purvis Bell, British civil servant, commissioner (b. 1851)
September 8 - Frank Alexander, American actor (b. 1879)
September 11 - Nazmi Ziya Güran, Turkish painter (b. 1881)
September 13 - Ellis Parker Butler, American humorist (b. 1869)
September 14 - Tomá? Garrigue Masaryk, Czechoslovakian politician, sociologist, philosopher and 1st President of Czechoslovakia (b. 1850)
September 21 - Osgood Perkins, American actor (b. 1892)
September 23 - Cleto González Víquez, 18th and 26th President of Costa Rica (b. 1858)
September 22 - Ruth Roland, American actress (b. 1892)
September 27 - Alikhan Bukeikhanov, Kazakh statesman, politician, publicist, teacher, writer and Prime Minister of Alash Autonomy (b. 1866) September 29
October 1 - Prince Kuni Taka of Japan (b. 1875)
October 6 - Angelo Musco, Italian actor (b. 1872)
October 10 - Peter of Krutitsy, Soviet Orthodox priest, martyr and metropolitan (b. 1862)
October 11 - Emma Eliza Bower, American physician, club-woman, and newspaperwoman (b. 1852)
October 13 - Kazimierz Nowak, Polish traveller (b. 1897)
October 14 - Salvatore Micalizzi, Italian Roman Catholic priest and venerable (b. 1856)
October 15 - James Marcus, American actor (b. 1867)
October 16 - Jean de Brunhoff, French writer (b. 1899)
October 23 - Nikolai Klyuev, Russian poet (b. 1884)
October 26 - Józef Dowbor-Mu?nicki, Polish general (b. 1867)
October 29 - Kazimierz Cichowski, Polish-born Soviet politician (b. 1887) October 30
November 1 - Ivar Bauck, Norwegian general (b. 1863)
November 2 - Félix Gaffiot, French philologist (b. 1870)
November 5 - Naoe Kinoshita, Japanese Christian socialist (b. 1869)
November 6 - Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson, British stage actor (b. 1853)
November 9 - Ramsay MacDonald, British statesman, 2-time Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1866)
November 10 - Nikolai Batalov, Soviet actor (b. 1899)
November 11 - Ury? Sotokichi, Japanese admiral (b. 1857)
November 13 - Mrs. Leslie Carter (Caroline Louise Dudley), American actress (b. 1857)
November 15 - Eero Järnefelt, Finnish realist painter (b. 1863)
November 16 - Némèse Garneau, Canadian politician (b. 1847)
November 17 - Jack Worrall, Australian cricketer, coach (b. 1860)
November 20 - Metropolitan Joseph (Petrovykh) of the Soviet Union (b. 1872)
November 26 - Peljidiin Genden, Mongolian political figure, 9th Prime Minister of Mongolia and 2nd President of Mongolia (b. 1892)
November 28 - Magnús Guðmundsson, Icelandic politician, 3rd Prime Minister of Iceland (b. 1879)
December 1 - Rao Guohua, Chinese general of the National Revolutionary Army (b. 1894)
December 2 - Josep Comas i Solà, Andorran astronomer (b. 1868)
December 10 - Robert Bolder, British actor (b. 1859)
December 12 - Alfred Abel, German actor (b. 1879)
December 14 - Fabián de la Rosa, Filipino painter (b. 1869)
December 16 - Giorgi Mazniashvili, Soviet general (b. 1870)
December 17 - Dimitrie C?lug?reanu, Romanian physician, naturalist and physiologist (b. 1868)
December 18 - Robert Worth Bingham, American politician (b. 1871)
December 20 - Erich Ludendorff, German general (b. 1865)
December 22 - Joseph Darby, British jumper (b. 1861)
December 23 - Osman Nuri Had?i?, Bosnian writer (b. 1869)
December 25 - Newton D. Baker, 37th Mayor of Cleveland, Ohio, United States Secretary of War (b. 1871)
December 27 - Sir Coote Hedley, British army officer and sportsman (b. 1865)
December 30 - Hans Niels Andersen, Danish businessman, founder of the East Asiatic Company (b. 1852) December 31 - Dezs? Czigány, Hungarian painter (b. 1883)
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