Famous Deaths In April - 02
Sunday, 18 April 2021
1118 On April - 02 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 Gonzáles de Clavijo, Spanish traveler and writer (b. ????)
1416 On April - 02 ferdinand I, the Justified, king of Aragon/Sicily, dies at 52
1502 On this day in history 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 On this day in history matthias C Sarbiewski, [Sarbievius], Polish jesuit/poet, dies at 45
1657 Ferdinand III, King of Hungarian/Bohemia/German Emperor, dies at 48 on April - 02.
1705 Johann Lohner, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1720 Death of Joseph Dudley, colonial Governor of Massachusetts (b. 1647) on this day in history.
1742 On this day in history death of james Douglas, Scottish physician and anatomist (b. 1675)
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 On April - 02 pierre Leclair, composer, dies at 74
1787 On this day in history death of thomas Gage, British general (b. 1719)
1791 Death of Mirabeau, French statesman (b. 1749) on this day in history.
1801 Death of Thomas Dadford Junior, British canal engineer (b. circa 1761) on this day in history.
1803 Hieronymus van Alphen, Dutch attorney/poet (church hymns), dies at 56 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1831 On this day in history 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 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 On April - 02 paul van Vlissingen, Dutch ship owner, dies at 78
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 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 On this day in history death of paul von Heyse, German writer, Nobel laureate (b. 1830)
1922 Death of Hermann Rorschach, Swiss psychologist (b. 1884) on April - 02.