Famous Deaths In April - 04
Friday, 23 August 2019
0397 Ambrosius, gov of Liguria/bishop of Milan (374-97)/saint, dies on April - 04.
0636 On April - 04 death of saint Isidore of Seville, Church Father and the proposed patron of Internet (b. cira 560)
0896 On this day in history formosus, Pope (891-96), dies
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 this day in history.
1292 On this day in history nicholas IV, [Girolamo Masci], Pope (1288-92), dies
1305 On April - 04 death of jeanne of Navarre, wife of Philip IV of France (b. circa 1217)
1393 Floris van Wevelinkhoven, bishop of Utrecht, dies on this day in history.
1406 On this day in history robert III, King of Scotland (1390-1406), dies
1417 John van Touraine, 1st husband of Jacoba of Bavaria, dies on this day in history.
1536 On this day in history 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 April - 04 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 On April - 04 simon Episcopius, [Bisschop], Dutch theologist, dies at 60
1661 Death of Alexander Leslie, 1st Earl of Leven, Scottish soldier (b. circa 1580) on this day in history.
1662 On April - 04 davis Mell, composer, dies at 57
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 On this day in history johann C van Erckel, old Catholic theologist, dies at about 79
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 this day in history.
1766 On April - 04 death of john Taylor, English classical scholar (b. 1704)
1774 Oliver Goldsmith, Irish poet (She Stoops to Conquer), dies at 17 on April - 04.
1784 On April - 04 mary Mead, wife of English journalist John Wilkes, dies
1792 Death of James Sykes, American politician (b. 1725) on April - 04.
1806 On April - 04 friedrich Gottlob Fleischer, composer, dies at 84
1807 On this day in history joseph Jerome Le Francais de Lalande, French astronomer, dies
1817 Prince d'Essing, dies on this day in history.
1841 On April - 04 death of william Henry Harrison, becomes 1st pres to die in office, at 68
1844 On this day in history charles Bulfinch, 1st US pro architect (Mass State House), dies at 80