Famous Deaths In April - 04
Wednesday, 17 August 2022
0397 On April - 04 ambrosius, gov of Liguria/bishop of Milan (374-97)/saint, dies
0636 On April - 04 death of saint Isidore of Seville, Church Father and the proposed patron of Internet (b. cira 560)
0896 On April - 04 formosus, Pope (891-96), dies
1229 Hugo van Pierrepont, bishop of Liege, dies on April - 04.
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 On this day in history floris van Wevelinkhoven, bishop of Utrecht, dies
1406 Robert III, King of Scotland (1390-1406), dies on April - 04.
1417 On April - 04 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 On April - 04 caspar de Robles, Spanish viceroy of Frisia, dies at about 57
1588 Frederik II, King of Denmark/Norway (1559-88), dies at 53 on April - 04.
1604 Thomas Churchyard, poet/pamphleteer, dies on April - 04.
1609 Death of Charles de L'Ecluse, Flemish botanist (b. 1526) on April - 04.
1617 On this day in history john Napier, Scottish mathematician/inventor (logarithms), dies
1643 Simon Episcopius, [Bisschop], Dutch theologist, dies at 60 on this day in history.
1661 On this day in history death of alexander Leslie, 1st Earl of Leven, Scottish soldier (b. circa 1580)
1662 Davis Mell, composer, dies at 57 on April - 04.
1664 On this day in history adam Willaerts, Dutch seascape painter, dies
1701 On April - 04 death of joseph Haines, entertainer and author
1714 Karel, duke of Berry/French heir to the throne, dies on this day in history.
1734 Johann C van Erckel, old Catholic theologist, dies at about 79 on April - 04.
1743 Death of Daniel Neal, English historian (b. 1678) on this day in history.
1761 Death of Theodore Gardelle, Swiss painter and enameler (b. 1722) on this day in history.
1766 On this day in history death of john Taylor, English classical scholar (b. 1704)
1774 On April - 04 oliver Goldsmith, Irish poet (She Stoops to Conquer), dies at 17
1784 Mary Mead, wife of English journalist John Wilkes, dies on April - 04.
1792 Death of James Sykes, American politician (b. 1725) on this day in history.
1806 Friedrich Gottlob Fleischer, composer, dies at 84 on this day in history.
1807 Joseph Jerome Le Francais de Lalande, French astronomer, dies on April - 04.
1817 On April - 04 prince d'Essing, dies
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.