Famous Deaths In April - 19
Saturday, 18 April 2015
0843 On this day in history judith, French empress/2nd wife of Louis de Vrome, dies
1012 On this day in history death of alphege, Archbishop of Canterbury (b. 954)
1044 Gothelo, duke of Neth-Lotharingen, dies on April - 19.
1054 Leo IX, [Bruno von Egesheim und Dagsburg], Pope (1049-54), dies at 51 on this day in history.
1390 On this day in history robert II, King of Scotland, dies
1529 John Cuspinianus, [Spiessheimer], German physician, dies at about 55 on April - 19.
1560 On this day in history philipp Melanchton (Schwazerd), church reformer, dies at 63
1567 Michael Stifel, German theologist/mathematician, dies at about 79 on this day in history.
1578 Death of Uesugi Kenshin, Japanese samurai and warlord (b. 1530) on April - 19.
1588 Paolo Veronese (Cagliari), painter, dies on this day in history.
1608 Earl of Dorset, poet/statesman, dies on April - 19.
1618 Death of Thomas Bastard, clergyman and epigrammatist (b. 1565 or 1566) on this day in history.
1627 On this day in history death of john Beaumont, English poet (b. 1583)
1629 Death of Sigismondo d'India, Italian composer on April - 19.
1645 On April - 19 anton van Diemen, gov-gen (Neth East Indies), dies at about 51
1684 Death of Roger Williams, English theologian and colonist (b. 1603) on April - 19.
1686 Death of Antonio de Solís y Ribadeneyra, Spanish writer (b. 1610) on April - 19.
1689 Christina, Queen of Sweden (1644-54), dies on this day in history.
1706 On April - 19 galenus Abrahamsz de Haen, Dutch baptist leader, dies
1733 Death of Elizabeth Villiers, mistress of William III of England on April - 19.
1739 On this day in history nicholas Saunderson, mathematician, dies
1751 On April - 19 death of peter Lacy, Irish-born Russian Field marshal (b. 1678)
1768 On this day in history filippo della Valle, Italian sculptor, dies at about 70
1770 Esprit Joseph Antoine Blanchard, composer, dies at 74 on April - 19.
1772 Johann Peter Kellner, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1773 On April - 19 florian Johann Deller, composer, dies at 43
1776 On April - 19 jacob Israel Emden, [Jacob ben Tswi], German rabbi, dies at 78
1791 Richard Price, nonconformist minister/writer (Alabi's World), dies on April - 19.
1799 Pieter Hellendaal, violinist/organist/composer (Glees), dies at 78 on April - 19.
1813 Benjamin Rush, physician/abolotionist (signed Decl of Ind), dies at 67 on this day in history.
1824 On this day in history george Gorden Noel "Lord" Byron, poet, dies at 36
1831 Death of Johann Gottlieb Friedrich von Bohnenberger, German mathematician (b. 1765) on this day in history.
1840 On April - 19 death of jean-Jacques Lartigue, Roman catholic bishop of Montreal (b. 1777)
1852 Vasili A Zjukovski, Russian folk poet/translator (Homerus), dies at 69 on this day in history.