Famous Deaths In April - 02
Friday, 14 August 2020
1118 On this day in history boudouin I, of Bologne/Edessa, 1st crusader/king of Jerusalem, dies
1272 Death of Richard, 1st Earl of Cornwall, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 1209) on this day in history.
1335 On this day in history death of duke Henry of Carinthia (b. circa 1265)
1412 Death of Ruy GonzĂˇles de Clavijo, Spanish traveler and writer (b. ????) on April - 02.
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 April - 02.
1507 Death of Francis of Paola, Italian founder of the Order of the Minims (b. 1416) on April - 02.
1640 On this day in history matthias C Sarbiewski, [Sarbievius], Polish jesuit/poet, dies at 45
1657 On April - 02 ferdinand III, King of Hungarian/Bohemia/German Emperor, dies at 48
1705 On April - 02 johann Lohner, composer, dies at 59
1720 Death of Joseph Dudley, colonial Governor of Massachusetts (b. 1647) on April - 02.
1742 On April - 02 death of james Douglas, Scottish physician and anatomist (b. 1675)
1747 Johann J Dillenius, German botanist, dies at 63 on April - 02.
1754 Death of Thomas Carte, English historian (b. 1686) on this day in history.
1758 On this day in history johann Balthasar Konig, composer, dies at 67
1784 On April - 02 pierre Leclair, composer, dies at 74
1787 Death of Thomas Gage, British general (b. 1719) on this day in history.
1791 Death of Mirabeau, French statesman (b. 1749) on April - 02.
1801 Death of Thomas Dadford Junior, British canal engineer (b. circa 1761) on this day in history.
1803 On April - 02 hieronymus van Alphen, Dutch attorney/poet (church hymns), dies at 56
1817 On April - 02 death of johann Heinrich Jung, German author (b. 1740)
1827 Death of Ludwig Heinrich Bojanus, German physician and naturalist (b. 1776) on April - 02.
1831 On April - 02 charles Felix, blind King of Sardina (1821-31), dies at 74
1845 Death of Philip Charles Durham, Royal Navy Admiral (b. 1763) on April - 02.
1852 On April - 02 theodor Althaus, writer, dies
1865 Death of Ambrose Powell Hill, Confederate general, killed in action at 39 on April - 02.
1872 Samuel F B Morse developer of electric telegraph, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1876 On April - 02 paul van Vlissingen, Dutch ship owner, dies at 78
1890 Marinus FAG Campbell, bibliographer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
1892 On this day in history willem J d'Ablaing van Giessenburg, Dut baron/genealogist, dies at 79
1902 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1922 Death of Hermann Rorschach, Swiss psychologist (b. 1884) on April - 02.