Famous Deaths In May - 19
Wednesday, 13 December 2017
0804 Alcuin of York, English scholar, dies in Tours France at 69 on May - 19.
0988 Dunstan[us], English archbishop of Canterbury, dies on May - 19.
1102 Death of Stephen, Count of Blois (b. c. 1045) on this day in history.
1125 On this day in history death of vladimir Monomakh, Russian prince (b. 1053)
1296 Celestine V, [Pietro del Murrone], Pope (1294), dies on this day in history.
1319 Death of Louis d'Évreux, son of Philip III of France (b. 1276) on May - 19.
1389 Death of Dmitri Donskoi, Grand Prince of Muscovy (b. 1350) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history death of anne Boleyn, Queen of England/wife of Henry VIII, beheaded
1601 On May - 19 death of costanzo Porta, Italian composer
1610 Death of Thomas Sanchez, Spanish theologian (b. 1550) on this day in history.
1637 Death of Isaac Beeckman, Dutch scientist and philosopher (b. 1588) on May - 19.
1647 On May - 19 sebastian Vrancx, Flemish painter (captain of vigilante), dies
1653 Carel Reyniersz, gov-gen of Neth East Indies, dies at 48 on this day in history.
1715 On this day in history death of charles Montagu, Chancellor of the Exchequer (b. 1661)
1786 On May - 19 john Stanley, composer, dies at 74
1795 Josiah Bartlett, US physician/judge (signed Decl of Ind), dies at 65 on this day in history.
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 May - 19 herman H Vitringa, politician (National Meetings), dies
1821 On May - 19 death of camille Jordan, French politician (b. 1771)
1825 Death of Claude Henri de Rouvroy, Comte de Saint-Simon, French political philosopher (b. 1760) on May - 19.
1845 Maria EJ Versfelt, mistress of general Moreau/marshal Ney, dies at 68 on May - 19.
1864 On this day in history nathaniel Hawthorne, US, writer (Scarlet Letter), dies
1872 Johan van Dale, schoolmaster (New Dutch Language Wordbook), dies at 44 on this day in history.
1876 On this day in history guillaume Groen van Prinsterer, Dutch historian/politician, dies at 74
1885 On May - 19 death of peter W. Barlow, English engineer (b. 1809)
1890 Gus Kempis, cricketer (S Africa's 1st Test), dies of fever at 24 on May - 19.
1895 Jose J Marti y Perez, Spanish/Cuban poet (Versos sencillos), dies on May - 19.
1898 Death of William Ewart Gladstone, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1809) on this day in history.
1901 Marthinus Wessels Pretorius, 1st pres Rep South-Africa, dies at 81 on this day in history.
1903 On this day in history arthur Shrewsbury, cricketer (1277 runs at 35 47 in 23 Tests), dies
1904 Death of Auguste Molinier, French historian (b. 1851) on this day in history.