Famous Deaths In April - 04
Monday, 30 March 2020
0397 Ambrosius, gov of Liguria/bishop of Milan (374-97)/saint, dies on April - 04.
0636 Death of Saint Isidore of Seville, Church Father and the proposed patron of Internet (b. cira 560) on this day in history.
0896 On this day in history formosus, Pope (891-96), dies
1229 Hugo van Pierrepont, bishop of Liege, dies on this day in history.
1284 Alfonso X, "El Sabio" King of Castile/Leon (1252-84), dies at 62 on this day in history.
1292 On April - 04 nicholas IV, [Girolamo Masci], Pope (1288-92), dies
1305 Death of Jeanne of Navarre, wife of Philip IV of France (b. circa 1217) on this day in history.
1393 On April - 04 floris van Wevelinkhoven, bishop of Utrecht, dies
1406 On April - 04 robert III, King of Scotland (1390-1406), dies
1417 On April - 04 john van Touraine, 1st husband of Jacoba of Bavaria, dies
1536 Death of Frederick I, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach (b. 1460) on April - 04.
1585 Caspar de Robles, Spanish viceroy of Frisia, dies at about 57 on April - 04.
1588 On April - 04 frederik II, King of Denmark/Norway (1559-88), dies at 53
1604 On April - 04 thomas Churchyard, poet/pamphleteer, dies
1609 Death of Charles de L'Ecluse, Flemish botanist (b. 1526) on this day in history.
1617 On April - 04 john Napier, Scottish mathematician/inventor (logarithms), dies
1643 Simon Episcopius, [Bisschop], Dutch theologist, dies at 60 on this day in history.
1661 Death of Alexander Leslie, 1st Earl of Leven, Scottish soldier (b. circa 1580) on this day in history.
1662 Davis Mell, composer, dies at 57 on April - 04.
1664 Adam Willaerts, Dutch seascape painter, dies on this day in history.
1701 On this day in history death of joseph Haines, entertainer and author
1714 On this day in history karel, duke of Berry/French heir to the throne, dies
1734 Johann C van Erckel, old Catholic theologist, dies at about 79 on this day in history.
1743 On this day in history death of daniel Neal, English historian (b. 1678)
1761 Death of Theodore Gardelle, Swiss painter and enameler (b. 1722) on April - 04.
1766 Death of John Taylor, English classical scholar (b. 1704) on April - 04.
1774 Oliver Goldsmith, Irish poet (She Stoops to Conquer), dies at 17 on April - 04.
1784 Mary Mead, wife of English journalist John Wilkes, dies on April - 04.
1792 On April - 04 death of james Sykes, American politician (b. 1725)
1806 Friedrich Gottlob Fleischer, composer, dies at 84 on April - 04.
1807 Joseph Jerome Le Francais de Lalande, French astronomer, dies on April - 04.
1817 Prince d'Essing, dies on April - 04.
1841 Death of William Henry Harrison, becomes 1st pres to die in office, at 68 on April - 04.
1844 Charles Bulfinch, 1st US pro architect (Mass State House), dies at 80 on this day in history.