Famous Deaths In April - 02
Wednesday, 27 October 2021
1118 Boudouin I, of Bologne/Edessa, 1st crusader/king of Jerusalem, dies on this day in history.
1272 Death of Richard, 1st Earl of Cornwall, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 1209) on April - 02.
1335 Death of Duke Henry of Carinthia (b. circa 1265) on April - 02.
1412 Death of Ruy GonzĂˇles de Clavijo, Spanish traveler and writer (b. ????) on this day in history.
1416 Ferdinand I, the Justified, king of Aragon/Sicily, dies at 52 on April - 02.
1502 On April - 02 arthur, English crown prince/husband of Catharina of Aragon, dies
1507 Death of Francis of Paola, Italian founder of the Order of the Minims (b. 1416) on this day in history.
1640 Matthias C Sarbiewski, [Sarbievius], Polish jesuit/poet, dies at 45 on April - 02.
1657 Ferdinand III, King of Hungarian/Bohemia/German Emperor, dies at 48 on this day in history.
1705 On April - 02 johann Lohner, composer, dies at 59
1720 On April - 02 death of joseph Dudley, colonial Governor of Massachusetts (b. 1647)
1742 Death of James Douglas, Scottish physician and anatomist (b. 1675) on April - 02.
1747 Johann J Dillenius, German botanist, dies at 63 on April - 02.
1754 On April - 02 death of thomas Carte, English historian (b. 1686)
1758 Johann Balthasar Konig, composer, dies at 67 on April - 02.
1784 Pierre Leclair, composer, dies at 74 on April - 02.
1787 On April - 02 death of thomas Gage, British general (b. 1719)
1791 On this day in history death of mirabeau, French statesman (b. 1749)
1801 On this day in history death of thomas Dadford Junior, British canal engineer (b. circa 1761)
1803 Hieronymus van Alphen, Dutch attorney/poet (church hymns), dies at 56 on this day in history.
1817 Death of Johann Heinrich Jung, German author (b. 1740) on this day in history.
1827 On this day in history death of ludwig Heinrich Bojanus, German physician and naturalist (b. 1776)
1831 Charles Felix, blind King of Sardina (1821-31), dies at 74 on this day in history.
1845 On April - 02 death of philip Charles Durham, Royal Navy Admiral (b. 1763)
1852 Theodor Althaus, writer, dies on April - 02.
1865 Death of Ambrose Powell Hill, Confederate general, killed in action at 39 on this day in history.
1872 On this day in history samuel F B Morse developer of electric telegraph, dies at 80
1876 Paul van Vlissingen, Dutch ship owner, dies at 78 on April - 02.
1890 Marinus FAG Campbell, bibliographer, dies at 70 on April - 02.
1892 On April - 02 willem J d'Ablaing van Giessenburg, Dut baron/genealogist, dies at 79
1902 On April - 02 death of esther Morris, suffragist and first female American judge (b. 1814)
1910 Death of Boyd Alexander, English explorer (Niger to the Nile), murdered at 37 on April - 02.
1914 Death of Paul von Heyse, German writer, Nobel laureate (b. 1830) on April - 02.
1922 Death of Hermann Rorschach, Swiss psychologist (b. 1884) on April - 02.