Famous Deaths In May - 19
Thursday, 19 April 2018
0804 On May - 19 alcuin of York, English scholar, dies in Tours France at 69
0988 On this day in history dunstan[us], English archbishop of Canterbury, dies
1102 Death of Stephen, Count of Blois (b. c. 1045) on this day in history.
1125 Death of Vladimir Monomakh, Russian prince (b. 1053) on this day in history.
1296 On this day in history celestine V, [Pietro del Murrone], Pope (1294), dies
1319 On May - 19 death of louis d'Évreux, son of Philip III of France (b. 1276)
1389 On May - 19 death of dmitri Donskoi, Grand Prince of Muscovy (b. 1350)
1526 Death of Emperor Go-Kashiwabara of Japan (b. 1464) on this day in history.
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 this day in history death of costanzo Porta, Italian composer
1610 Death of Thomas Sanchez, Spanish theologian (b. 1550) on May - 19.
1637 Death of Isaac Beeckman, Dutch scientist and philosopher (b. 1588) on this day in history.
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 May - 19.
1715 Death of Charles Montagu, Chancellor of the Exchequer (b. 1661) on May - 19.
1786 John Stanley, composer, dies at 74 on May - 19.
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 this day in history.
1800 Death of French Bosbeeck, veterinarian/robber, hanged on this day in history.
1801 Herman H Vitringa, politician (National Meetings), dies on May - 19.
1821 Death of Camille Jordan, French politician (b. 1771) on this day in history.
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 May - 19.
1864 Nathaniel Hawthorne, US, writer (Scarlet Letter), dies on this day in history.
1872 Johan van Dale, schoolmaster (New Dutch Language Wordbook), dies at 44 on this day in history.
1876 Guillaume Groen van Prinsterer, Dutch historian/politician, dies at 74 on this day in history.
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 On May - 19 jose J Marti y Perez, Spanish/Cuban poet (Versos sencillos), dies
1898 Death of William Ewart Gladstone, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1809) on this day in history.
1901 On May - 19 marthinus Wessels Pretorius, 1st pres Rep South-Africa, dies at 81
1903 Arthur Shrewsbury, cricketer (1277 runs at 35 47 in 23 Tests), dies on May - 19.
1904 On this day in history death of auguste Molinier, French historian (b. 1851)