Famous Deaths In April - 04
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
0397 On April - 04 ambrosius, gov of Liguria/bishop of Milan (374-97)/saint, dies
0636 Death of Saint Isidore of Seville, Church Father and the proposed patron of Internet (b. cira 560) on April - 04.
0896 Formosus, Pope (891-96), dies on April - 04.
1229 On April - 04 hugo van Pierrepont, bishop of Liege, dies
1284 Alfonso X, "El Sabio" King of Castile/Leon (1252-84), dies at 62 on April - 04.
1292 Nicholas IV, [Girolamo Masci], Pope (1288-92), dies on April - 04.
1305 On this day in history death of jeanne of Navarre, wife of Philip IV of France (b. circa 1217)
1393 Floris van Wevelinkhoven, bishop of Utrecht, dies on April - 04.
1406 Robert III, King of Scotland (1390-1406), dies on April - 04.
1417 On this day in history john van Touraine, 1st husband of Jacoba of Bavaria, dies
1536 On April - 04 death of frederick I, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach (b. 1460)
1585 Caspar de Robles, Spanish viceroy of Frisia, dies at about 57 on this day in history.
1588 On April - 04 frederik II, King of Denmark/Norway (1559-88), dies at 53
1604 On this day in history thomas Churchyard, poet/pamphleteer, dies
1609 On this day in history death of charles de L'Ecluse, Flemish botanist (b. 1526)
1617 John Napier, Scottish mathematician/inventor (logarithms), dies on this day in history.
1643 Simon Episcopius, [Bisschop], Dutch theologist, dies at 60 on this day in history.
1661 On April - 04 death of alexander Leslie, 1st Earl of Leven, Scottish soldier (b. circa 1580)
1662 On April - 04 davis Mell, composer, dies at 57
1664 Adam Willaerts, Dutch seascape painter, dies on April - 04.
1701 On April - 04 death of joseph Haines, entertainer and author
1714 On April - 04 karel, duke of Berry/French heir to the throne, dies
1734 Johann C van Erckel, old Catholic theologist, dies at about 79 on April - 04.
1743 On April - 04 death of daniel Neal, English historian (b. 1678)
1761 On this day in history death of theodore Gardelle, Swiss painter and enameler (b. 1722)
1766 On this day in history death of john Taylor, English classical scholar (b. 1704)
1774 Oliver Goldsmith, Irish poet (She Stoops to Conquer), dies at 17 on this day in history.
1784 On this day in history mary Mead, wife of English journalist John Wilkes, dies
1792 Death of James Sykes, American politician (b. 1725) on April - 04.
1806 Friedrich Gottlob Fleischer, composer, dies at 84 on April - 04.
1807 Joseph Jerome Le Francais de Lalande, French astronomer, dies on this day in history.
1817 On April - 04 prince d'Essing, dies
1841 On this day in history death of william Henry Harrison, becomes 1st pres to die in office, at 68
1844 Charles Bulfinch, 1st US pro architect (Mass State House), dies at 80 on this day in history.