Famous Deaths In December - 13
Friday, 27 May 2016
0838 On December - 13 pippijn I, King of Aquitania, dies
1048 On this day in history 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 December - 13 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 this day in history.
1466 Death of Donatello, Florentine artist and sculptor (b. 1386) on this day in history.
1516 On December - 13 death of johannes Trithemius, German cryptographer (b. 1462)
1521 On December - 13 manoel I "the Great", King of Portugal (1495-1521), dies at 52
1557 On this day in history niccolo Tartaglia, Italian mathematician, dies
1565 Konrad von Gesner, naturalist, dies at 49 on this day in history.
1574 Selam II Sari, the blonde, sultan of Turkey (1566-74), dies at 50 on this day in history.
1603 On December - 13 franciscus Vieta, mathematician, dies in Paris at 63
1621 Death of Katarina Stenbock, Queen of Gustav I of Sweden (b. 1535) on December - 13.
1622 Jan Campanus, composer, dies at 50 on December - 13.
1672 Jan II Kazimierz, king of Poland (1648-68), dies at 63 on this day in history.
1693 On December - 13 dodoftei, Romanian metropolitan of Moldavia/writer (Saint Lives), dies
1716 On December - 13 death of charles de La Fosse, French painter (b. 1640)
1721 On December - 13 death of alexander Selkirk, Scottish sailor and castaway (b. 1676)
1729 On December - 13 anthony Collins, Engl philosopher (On Liberty & Necessity), dies at 53
1738 On this day in history gotthard Wagner, composer, dies at 59
1769 On this day in history 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 On December - 13 death of pehr Wilhelm Wargentin, Swedish astronomer (b. 1717)
1784 On this day in history death of samuel Johnson, English writer and lexicographer (b. 1709)
1793 On December - 13 johann Joachim Christoph Bode, composer, dies at 63
1812 On December - 13 marianne von Martinez, composer, dies at 68
1814 Charles Joseph Prince of Ligne, Belg fieldmarshal/author, dies at 79 on December - 13.
1835 Death of John Storm, American Revolutionary soldier (b. 1760) on December - 13.
1837 On December - 13 death of herman of Alaska, Russian Orthodox hermit (b. 1756)
1862 Conrad Feger Jackson, US Union brig-general, dies in battle at 49 on December - 13.
1863 Friedrich Hebbel, writer, dies at 50 on December - 13.
1868 Death of Carl Friedrich Philipp von Martius, German botanist (b. 1794) on this day in history.