Famous Deaths In December - 13
Friday, 01 July 2016
0838 Pippijn I, King of Aquitania, dies on December - 13.
1048 On December - 13 al-Biruni, Arabic royal astrologer, dies at 74
1124 On December - 13 callistus II, [Guido di Borgogna], Italian Pope (1119-24), dies
1126 On this day in history hendrik IX, the Black, Duke of Bayern (1120-26), dies
1204 Maimonides, Jewish philosopher/talmudic scholar, dies in Cairo at 69 on December - 13.
1250 Frederick II, German Emperor (1212-1250), dies at 55 on this day in history.
1404 On this day in history albrecht, duke of Bavaria, dies at 74
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 this day in history manoel I "the Great", King of Portugal (1495-1521), dies at 52
1557 On this day in history niccolo Tartaglia, Italian mathematician, dies
1565 On December - 13 konrad von Gesner, naturalist, dies at 49
1574 On December - 13 selam II Sari, the blonde, sultan of Turkey (1566-74), dies at 50
1603 Franciscus Vieta, mathematician, dies in Paris at 63 on this day in history.
1621 Death of Katarina Stenbock, Queen of Gustav I of Sweden (b. 1535) on this day in history.
1622 Jan Campanus, composer, dies at 50 on this day in history.
1672 On this day in history jan II Kazimierz, king of Poland (1648-68), dies at 63
1693 On this day in history dodoftei, Romanian metropolitan of Moldavia/writer (Saint Lives), dies
1716 Death of Charles de La Fosse, French painter (b. 1640) on December - 13.
1721 Death of Alexander Selkirk, Scottish sailor and castaway (b. 1676) on December - 13.
1729 Anthony Collins, Engl philosopher (On Liberty & Necessity), dies at 53 on December - 13.
1738 On this day in history gotthard Wagner, composer, dies at 59
1769 C F Gellert, writer, dies at 54 on December - 13.
1774 On December - 13 susanne K von Klettenberg, German friend of Goethes mother, dies at 50
1783 On this day in history death of pehr Wilhelm Wargentin, Swedish astronomer (b. 1717)
1784 On December - 13 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 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 this day in history.
1862 On December - 13 conrad Feger Jackson, US Union brig-general, dies in battle at 49
1863 On December - 13 friedrich Hebbel, writer, dies at 50
1868 On December - 13 death of carl Friedrich Philipp von Martius, German botanist (b. 1794)