Famous Deaths In May - 19
Wednesday, 16 August 2017
0804 On this day in history alcuin of York, English scholar, dies in Tours France at 69
0988 Dunstan[us], English archbishop of Canterbury, dies on May - 19.
1102 On this day in history death of stephen, Count of Blois (b. c. 1045)
1125 On May - 19 death of vladimir Monomakh, Russian prince (b. 1053)
1296 On this day in history celestine V, [Pietro del Murrone], Pope (1294), dies
1319 Death of Louis d'Évreux, son of Philip III of France (b. 1276) on this day in history.
1389 On this day in history death of dmitri Donskoi, Grand Prince of Muscovy (b. 1350)
1526 On this day in history death of emperor Go-Kashiwabara of Japan (b. 1464)
1531 Death of Jan Łaski, Polish statesman and diplomat (b. 1456) on this day in history.
1536 Death of Anne Boleyn, Queen of England/wife of Henry VIII, beheaded on May - 19.
1601 On May - 19 death of costanzo Porta, Italian composer
1610 On this day in history death of thomas Sanchez, Spanish theologian (b. 1550)
1637 Death of Isaac Beeckman, Dutch scientist and philosopher (b. 1588) on May - 19.
1647 Sebastian Vrancx, Flemish painter (captain of vigilante), dies on May - 19.
1653 Carel Reyniersz, gov-gen of Neth East Indies, dies at 48 on this day in history.
1715 On May - 19 death of charles Montagu, Chancellor of the Exchequer (b. 1661)
1786 John Stanley, composer, dies at 74 on May - 19.
1795 On May - 19 josiah Bartlett, US physician/judge (signed Decl of Ind), dies at 65
1798 Death of William Byron, 5th Baron Byron, English dueler (b. 1722) on May - 19.
1800 On this day in history death of french Bosbeeck, veterinarian/robber, hanged
1801 On this day in history herman H Vitringa, politician (National Meetings), dies
1821 On this day in history death of camille Jordan, French politician (b. 1771)
1825 On this day in history death of claude Henri de Rouvroy, Comte de Saint-Simon, French political philosopher (b. 1760)
1845 Maria EJ Versfelt, mistress of general Moreau/marshal Ney, dies at 68 on this day in history.
1864 Nathaniel Hawthorne, US, writer (Scarlet Letter), dies on May - 19.
1872 On this day in history johan van Dale, schoolmaster (New Dutch Language Wordbook), dies at 44
1876 On this day in history guillaume Groen van Prinsterer, Dutch historian/politician, dies at 74
1885 On this day in history death of peter W. Barlow, English engineer (b. 1809)
1890 On May - 19 gus Kempis, cricketer (S Africa's 1st Test), dies of fever at 24
1895 Jose J Marti y Perez, Spanish/Cuban poet (Versos sencillos), dies on May - 19.
1898 On this day in history death of william Ewart Gladstone, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1809)
1901 Marthinus Wessels Pretorius, 1st pres Rep South-Africa, dies at 81 on May - 19.
1903 On May - 19 arthur Shrewsbury, cricketer (1277 runs at 35 47 in 23 Tests), dies
1904 Death of Auguste Molinier, French historian (b. 1851) on May - 19.