Famous Deaths In April - 02
Monday, 18 November 2019
1118 On this day in history boudouin I, of Bologne/Edessa, 1st crusader/king of Jerusalem, dies
1272 On April - 02 death of richard, 1st Earl of Cornwall, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 1209)
1335 On this day in history death of duke Henry of Carinthia (b. circa 1265)
1412 On this day in history death of ruy GonzĂˇles de Clavijo, Spanish traveler and writer (b. ????)
1416 Ferdinand I, the Justified, king of Aragon/Sicily, dies at 52 on April - 02.
1502 Arthur, English crown prince/husband of Catharina of Aragon, dies on this day in history.
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 Death of Joseph Dudley, colonial Governor of Massachusetts (b. 1647) on this day in history.
1742 Death of James Douglas, Scottish physician and anatomist (b. 1675) on this day in history.
1747 Johann J Dillenius, German botanist, dies at 63 on April - 02.
1754 On this day in history death of thomas Carte, English historian (b. 1686)
1758 On this day in history johann Balthasar Konig, composer, dies at 67
1784 On April - 02 pierre Leclair, composer, dies at 74
1787 On April - 02 death of thomas Gage, British general (b. 1719)
1791 On April - 02 death of mirabeau, French statesman (b. 1749)
1801 On April - 02 death of thomas Dadford Junior, British canal engineer (b. circa 1761)
1803 On April - 02 hieronymus van Alphen, Dutch attorney/poet (church hymns), dies at 56
1817 Death of Johann Heinrich Jung, German author (b. 1740) on this day in history.
1827 Death of Ludwig Heinrich Bojanus, German physician and naturalist (b. 1776) on this day in history.
1831 On this day in history charles Felix, blind King of Sardina (1821-31), dies at 74
1845 On this day in history death of philip Charles Durham, Royal Navy Admiral (b. 1763)
1852 On this day in history theodor Althaus, writer, dies
1865 On April - 02 death of ambrose Powell Hill, Confederate general, killed in action at 39
1872 On April - 02 samuel F B Morse developer of electric telegraph, dies at 80
1876 On April - 02 paul van Vlissingen, Dutch ship owner, dies at 78
1890 On April - 02 marinus FAG Campbell, bibliographer, dies at 70
1892 On April - 02 willem J d'Ablaing van Giessenburg, Dut baron/genealogist, dies at 79
1902 Death of Esther Morris, suffragist and first female American judge (b. 1814) on this day in history.
1910 Death of Boyd Alexander, English explorer (Niger to the Nile), murdered at 37 on this day in history.
1914 Death of Paul von Heyse, German writer, Nobel laureate (b. 1830) on this day in history.
1922 Death of Hermann Rorschach, Swiss psychologist (b. 1884) on this day in history.