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authors who died in 1942

  • The authors that 1942 is the date of death of include Jacques Émile Blanche, Ilf and Petrov, George Kirchwey, Joseph Fielding Smith and Alexander Beliaev.
  • Ilf and Petrov
    Ilf and Petrov
    Ilf and Petrov

    Ilya Ilf (Ilya Arnoldovich Faynzilberg, 1897-1937) and Evgeny or Yevgeny Petrov (Yevgeniy Petrovich Kataev or Katayev, 1903-1942), the two Soviet prose authors of the 1920s and 1930s

  • Alexander Beliaev
    Alexander Beliaev
    Alexander Beliaev

    Alexander Beliaev (Алекса́ндр Рома́нович Беля́ев; 1884-1942), the Russian author of science fiction whose body of work from the 1920s and 1930s made him a highly regarded Russian author in that field

  • Jakob van Hoddis
    Jakob van Hoddis
    Jakob van Hoddis

    Jakob van Hoddis (born May 16 1887 in Berlin; died 1942 in Sobibór), the pen name of a German-Jewish expressionist poet Hans Davidsohn, of which name "Van Hoddis" is an anagram

  • Kazys Binkis
    Kazys Binkis
    Kazys Binkis

    Kazys Binkis (1893 - 1942) - Lithuanian poet, journalist, and playwright

  • John Holland Rose
    John Holland Rose
    John Holland Rose

    John Holland Rose (1855-1942), the influential English historian who wrote a famous biography of French emperor Napoleon Bonaparte and also wrote a history of Europe, entitled The Development of the European Nations

  • Vadim Shershenevich
    Vadim Shershenevich
    Vadim Shershenevich

    Vadim Gabrielevich Shershenevich (1893–1942), the Russian poet

  • Ramaprasad Chanda
    Ramaprasad Chanda
    Ramaprasad Chanda

    Ramaprasad Chanda, the Indian historian and archaeologist from Bengal

  • Edward Irenaeus Prime-Stevenson
    Edward Irenaeus Prime-Stevenson
    Edward Irenaeus Prime-Stevenson

    Edward Irenaeus Prime-Stevenson, the American author

  • Konstantin Balmont
    Konstantin Balmont
    Konstantin Balmont

    Konstantin Dmitrievich Balmont (June 15, 1867—December 24, 1942), the Russian symbolist poet, translator, one of the major figures of the Silver Age of Russian Poetry

  • Bland Holt
    Bland Holt
    Bland Holt

    Bland Holt, born Joseph Thomas Holt, (24 March 1851 – 28 June 1942)comedian and theatrical producer, active in Australia