Famous Deaths In December - 13
Monday, 25 September 2017
0838 On December - 13 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 December - 13.
1126 On December - 13 hendrik IX, the Black, Duke of Bayern (1120-26), dies
1204 On December - 13 maimonides, Jewish philosopher/talmudic scholar, dies in Cairo at 69
1250 On this day in history frederick II, German Emperor (1212-1250), dies at 55
1404 On December - 13 albrecht, duke of Bavaria, dies at 74
1466 Death of Donatello, Florentine artist and sculptor (b. 1386) on this day in history.
1516 Death of Johannes Trithemius, German cryptographer (b. 1462) on December - 13.
1521 Manoel I "the Great", King of Portugal (1495-1521), dies at 52 on December - 13.
1557 On this day in history niccolo Tartaglia, Italian mathematician, dies
1565 On this day in history 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 Jan II Kazimierz, king of Poland (1648-68), dies at 63 on December - 13.
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 this day in history.
1721 On December - 13 death of alexander Selkirk, Scottish sailor and castaway (b. 1676)
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 On this day in history c F Gellert, writer, dies at 54
1774 On December - 13 susanne K von Klettenberg, German friend of Goethes mother, dies at 50
1783 Death of Pehr Wilhelm Wargentin, Swedish astronomer (b. 1717) on December - 13.
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 Charles Joseph Prince of Ligne, Belg fieldmarshal/author, dies at 79 on this day in history.
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 Conrad Feger Jackson, US Union brig-general, dies in battle at 49 on this day in history.
1863 On December - 13 friedrich Hebbel, writer, dies at 50
1868 On this day in history death of carl Friedrich Philipp von Martius, German botanist (b. 1794)