Famous Deaths In December - 13
Tuesday, 27 January 2015
0838 On this day in history pippijn I, King of Aquitania, dies
1048 On December - 13 al-Biruni, Arabic royal astrologer, dies at 74
1124 Callistus II, [Guido di Borgogna], Italian Pope (1119-24), dies on this day in history.
1126 On this day in history hendrik IX, the Black, Duke of Bayern (1120-26), dies
1204 On this day in history maimonides, Jewish philosopher/talmudic scholar, dies in Cairo at 69
1250 On December - 13 frederick II, German Emperor (1212-1250), dies at 55
1404 Albrecht, duke of Bavaria, dies at 74 on December - 13.
1466 On this day in history death of donatello, Florentine artist and sculptor (b. 1386)
1516 On December - 13 death of johannes Trithemius, German cryptographer (b. 1462)
1521 On this day in history manoel I "the Great", King of Portugal (1495-1521), dies at 52
1557 Niccolo Tartaglia, Italian mathematician, dies on December - 13.
1565 On December - 13 konrad von Gesner, naturalist, dies at 49
1574 On this day in history selam II Sari, the blonde, sultan of Turkey (1566-74), dies at 50
1603 On December - 13 franciscus Vieta, mathematician, dies in Paris at 63
1621 On this day in history death of katarina Stenbock, Queen of Gustav I of Sweden (b. 1535)
1622 On this day in history jan Campanus, composer, dies at 50
1672 On December - 13 jan II Kazimierz, king of Poland (1648-68), dies at 63
1693 On December - 13 dodoftei, Romanian metropolitan of Moldavia/writer (Saint Lives), dies
1716 On this day in history death of charles de La Fosse, French painter (b. 1640)
1721 Death of Alexander Selkirk, Scottish sailor and castaway (b. 1676) on this day in history.
1729 On this day in history anthony Collins, Engl philosopher (On Liberty & Necessity), dies at 53
1738 Gotthard Wagner, composer, dies at 59 on December - 13.
1769 On December - 13 c F Gellert, writer, dies at 54
1774 On this day in history susanne K von Klettenberg, German friend of Goethes mother, dies at 50
1783 Death of Pehr Wilhelm Wargentin, Swedish astronomer (b. 1717) on this day in history.
1784 Death of Samuel Johnson, English writer and lexicographer (b. 1709) on December - 13.
1793 On this day in history johann Joachim Christoph Bode, composer, dies at 63
1812 On December - 13 marianne von Martinez, composer, dies at 68
1814 On December - 13 charles Joseph Prince of Ligne, Belg fieldmarshal/author, dies at 79
1835 On December - 13 death of john Storm, American Revolutionary soldier (b. 1760)
1837 Death of Herman of Alaska, Russian Orthodox hermit (b. 1756) on December - 13.
1862 On this day in history conrad Feger Jackson, US Union brig-general, dies in battle at 49
1863 Friedrich Hebbel, writer, dies at 50 on December - 13.
1868 On December - 13 death of carl Friedrich Philipp von Martius, German botanist (b. 1794)