Famous Deaths In December - 13
Sunday, 19 November 2017
0838 On December - 13 pippijn I, King of Aquitania, dies
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 Hendrik IX, the Black, Duke of Bayern (1120-26), dies on December - 13.
1204 On December - 13 maimonides, Jewish philosopher/talmudic scholar, dies in Cairo at 69
1250 Frederick II, German Emperor (1212-1250), dies at 55 on December - 13.
1404 On December - 13 albrecht, duke of Bavaria, dies at 74
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 December - 13 manoel I "the Great", King of Portugal (1495-1521), dies at 52
1557 Niccolo Tartaglia, Italian mathematician, dies on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1622 Jan Campanus, composer, dies at 50 on December - 13.
1672 Jan II Kazimierz, king of Poland (1648-68), dies at 63 on December - 13.
1693 Dodoftei, Romanian metropolitan of Moldavia/writer (Saint Lives), dies on this day in history.
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 On this day in history gotthard Wagner, composer, dies at 59
1769 C F Gellert, writer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
1774 Susanne K von Klettenberg, German friend of Goethes mother, dies at 50 on December - 13.
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 this day in history.
1793 Johann Joachim Christoph Bode, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
1812 Marianne von Martinez, composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
1814 On December - 13 charles Joseph Prince of Ligne, Belg fieldmarshal/author, dies at 79
1835 Death of John Storm, American Revolutionary soldier (b. 1760) on this day in history.
1837 On December - 13 death of herman of Alaska, Russian Orthodox hermit (b. 1756)
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 Death of Carl Friedrich Philipp von Martius, German botanist (b. 1794) on December - 13.