Famous Deaths In April - 04
Saturday, 23 October 2021
0397 Ambrosius, gov of Liguria/bishop of Milan (374-97)/saint, dies on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1229 Hugo van Pierrepont, bishop of Liege, dies on April - 04.
1284 On April - 04 alfonso X, "El Sabio" King of Castile/Leon (1252-84), dies at 62
1292 Nicholas IV, [Girolamo Masci], Pope (1288-92), dies on this day in history.
1305 On April - 04 death of jeanne of Navarre, wife of Philip IV of France (b. circa 1217)
1393 On April - 04 floris van Wevelinkhoven, bishop of Utrecht, dies
1406 On April - 04 robert III, King of Scotland (1390-1406), dies
1417 John van Touraine, 1st husband of Jacoba of Bavaria, dies on April - 04.
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 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 April - 04.
1617 John Napier, Scottish mathematician/inventor (logarithms), dies on April - 04.
1643 On this day in history simon Episcopius, [Bisschop], Dutch theologist, dies at 60
1661 On April - 04 death of alexander Leslie, 1st Earl of Leven, Scottish soldier (b. circa 1580)
1662 Davis Mell, composer, dies at 57 on April - 04.
1664 Adam Willaerts, Dutch seascape painter, dies on April - 04.
1701 Death of Joseph Haines, entertainer and author on April - 04.
1714 On this day in history karel, duke of Berry/French heir to the throne, dies
1734 On April - 04 johann C van Erckel, old Catholic theologist, dies at about 79
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 April - 04.
1766 On April - 04 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 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 April - 04.
1817 Prince d'Essing, dies on April - 04.
1841 On April - 04 death of william Henry Harrison, becomes 1st pres to die in office, at 68
1844 On April - 04 charles Bulfinch, 1st US pro architect (Mass State House), dies at 80