Famous Deaths In December - 26
Monday, 30 November 2015
0267 On December - 26 dionysius, bishop of Rome/saint, dies
0268 On December - 26 death of pope Dionysius
1350 On December - 26 death of jean de Marigny, French bishop
1458 On December - 26 death of arthur III, Duke of Brittany (b. 1393)
1476 Death of Galeazzo Maria Sforza, duke of Milan, murdered on December - 26.
1530 On this day in history zahir al-Din Mohammed Babur Shah, founder Mogols-dynasty, dies at 47
1574 On this day in history charles Guise, archbishop/cardinal of Reims, dies at 50
1624 On December - 26 simon Marius, astronomer, dies in Bavaria at 54
1627 On December - 26 gonzaga, Italian monarch of Mantua/Monferrato, dies
1658 On this day in history simon Guillain, French sculptor (Castle of Blois/Sorbonne), dies at 78
1676 On this day in history domenicus van Tol, Dutch painter, dies
1679 On this day in history john van de Cappelle, Amsterdam landscape painter, dies at 53
1731 Death of Antoine Houdar de la Motte, French writer (b. 1672) on December - 26.
1736 Antonio Caldara, composer, dies on this day in history.
1740 On December - 26 mauritius Louis II earl of Nassau, lt-gen (12 children), dies
1771 Death of Claude Adrien Helvétius, French philosopher (b. 1715) on this day in history.
1776 On December - 26 johann Gottlieb Rall, Hessian colonel/mercenary, dies in battle
1780 Death of John Fothergill, English physician (b. 1712) on December - 26.
1784 Death of Seth Warner, American revolutionary leader (b. 1743) on this day in history.
1786 Death of Gasparo Gozzi, Italian critic and dramatist (b. 1713) on December - 26.
1797 On this day in history john Wilkes, English journalist/Higher/Lower house leader, dies at 72
1827 On this day in history jan David Holland, composer, dies at 81
1836 On December - 26 hans Georg Nageli, composer, dies at 63
1837 On December - 26 martinus van Marum, chemist/physicist (giant salamander), dies at 87
1861 Death of Philip St George Cocke, Confederate brig-gen, commits suicide at 52 on December - 26.
1862 Death of 38 Santee Sioux indians, hanged in Mankato on this day in history.
1866 Samuel Ryan Curtis, Union general-major, dies at 49 on this day in history.
1869 Death of Jean Louis Marie Poiseuille, French physiologist (b. 1797) on this day in history.
1879 Jean Leonard Marie Poiseuille, dies on this day in history.
1887 On December - 26 jules Francois Blasini, Curacaos pianist/composer, dies at 40
1890 On December - 26 heinrich Schliemann, German archaeologist (Trojan War), dies at 86
1909 Death of Frederic Remington, American artist (b. 1861) on December - 26.
1916 On December - 26 bernhard Scholz, composer, dies at 81
1917 Louise J Gautier, French poetess/daughter of Theophile G, dies at 71 on this day in history.