Famous Deaths In April - 16
Monday, 23 July 2018
0069 Death of Otho, Roman Emperor (b. 32) on April - 16.
0744 On this day in history death of al-Walid II, Umayyad caliph
0924 Death of Berengar of Friuli, King of Italy on this day in history.
1113 Death of Sviatopolk II of Kiev, Russian prince (b. 1050) on April - 16.
1115 Svjatopolk II, great monarch of Kiev, dies [or 1113] on April - 16.
1118 On April - 16 death of adelaide del Vasto, wife of Roger II of Sicily
1198 On this day in history death of duke Frederick I of Austria
1446 Filippo Brunelleschi, architect, dies on April - 16.
1496 On April - 16 david van Bourgondie, Bishop of Utrecht (1456-96), dies at about 69
1529 Death of Louis de Berquin, French humanist/reformer/heretic, burned at stake on April - 16.
1619 On April - 16 denijs Calvaert/Caluwaert, [Dionisio Fiamingo], Flemish painter, dies
1645 Death of Tobias Hume, English composer on this day in history.
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 Cornelis van Bijnkershoek, Dutch lawyer (Roman law), dies at 69 on this day in history.
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 April - 16 death of christian Mayer, Czech astronomer (b. 1719)
1788 Death of Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon, French naturalist (b. 1707) on April - 16.
1825 John Henry Fuseli, painter/art writer (Tracks in the Snow), dies at 84 on this day in history.
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 On April - 16 marie [Gresholtz] Tussaud, maker of wax figures, dies
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 April - 16.
1860 Carolina, duchess of Berry/daughter of crown prince of Naples, dies on this day in history.
1865 On this day in history robert C Tyler, US Confederate brig-general, dies in battle
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 On this day in history george William Martin, composer, dies at 56
1888 On this day in history death of zygmunt Florenty Wróblewski, Polish physicist (b. 1845)
1899 Death of Emilio Jacinto, Filipino poet and revolutionary (b 1875) on this day in history.
1904 On April - 16 death of maximilian Kronberger, German poet (b. 1888)