Famous Deaths In April - 16
Saturday, 21 April 2018
0069 On this day in history death of otho, Roman Emperor (b. 32)
0744 Death of al-Walid II, Umayyad caliph on April - 16.
0924 Death of Berengar of Friuli, King of Italy on this day in history.
1113 On April - 16 death of sviatopolk II of Kiev, Russian prince (b. 1050)
1115 Svjatopolk II, great monarch of Kiev, dies [or 1113] on April - 16.
1118 Death of Adelaide del Vasto, wife of Roger II of Sicily on this day in history.
1198 On this day in history death of duke Frederick I of Austria
1446 Filippo Brunelleschi, architect, dies on this day in history.
1496 David van Bourgondie, Bishop of Utrecht (1456-96), dies at about 69 on this day in history.
1529 Death of Louis de Berquin, French humanist/reformer/heretic, burned at stake on this day in history.
1619 On this day in history denijs Calvaert/Caluwaert, [Dionisio Fiamingo], Flemish painter, dies
1645 Death of Tobias Hume, English composer on April - 16.
1687 On April - 16 george Villiers 2nd duke of Buckingham, dies at 59
1689 Death of Aphra Behn, English dramatist (b. 1640) on this day in history.
1743 On this day in history cornelis van Bijnkershoek, Dutch lawyer (Roman law), dies at 69
1756 On April - 16 jacques Cassini, Fr astronomer (Discover rings of Saturn), dies at 79
1760 On April - 16 death of laurence, 4th Earl Ferrers, executed for murder of his steward
1783 On this day in history death of christian Mayer, Czech astronomer (b. 1719)
1788 On April - 16 death of georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon, French naturalist (b. 1707)
1825 On April - 16 john Henry Fuseli, painter/art writer (Tracks in the Snow), dies at 84
1828 Francisco Goya y Lucientes, Spanish painter/cartoonist, dies at 82 on this day in history.
1846 On April - 16 domenico Dragonetti, composer, dies at 83
1850 Marie [Gresholtz] Tussaud, maker of wax figures, dies on April - 16.
1858 On April - 16 johann Baptist Cramer, Ger/Brit pianist/composer/publisher, dies at 87
1859 Death of Alexis de Tocqueville, French historian (b. 1805) on this day in history.
1860 Carolina, duchess of Berry/daughter of crown prince of Naples, dies on this day in history.
1865 Robert C Tyler, US Confederate brig-general, dies in battle on this day in history.
1870 On this day in history anatoli O Demidov, Russian ruler of Donato/traveller, dies
1876 Augustin-Philippe Peellaert, composer, dies at 83 on April - 16.
1879 Bernadette, st/(saw Virgin Mary at Lourdes), dies in Nevers France on this day in history.
1881 George William Martin, composer, dies at 56 on April - 16.
1888 Death of Zygmunt Florenty Wróblewski, Polish physicist (b. 1845) on April - 16.
1899 On this day in history death of emilio Jacinto, Filipino poet and revolutionary (b 1875)
1904 On this day in history death of maximilian Kronberger, German poet (b. 1888)