Famous Deaths In April - 04
Friday, 14 December 2018
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 this day in history.
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 On April - 04 nicholas IV, [Girolamo Masci], Pope (1288-92), dies
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 this day in history.
1406 On April - 04 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 April - 04.
1588 On April - 04 frederik II, King of Denmark/Norway (1559-88), dies at 53
1604 Thomas Churchyard, poet/pamphleteer, dies on April - 04.
1609 On April - 04 death of charles de L'Ecluse, Flemish botanist (b. 1526)
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 On April - 04 death of alexander Leslie, 1st Earl of Leven, Scottish soldier (b. circa 1580)
1662 Davis Mell, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
1664 Adam Willaerts, Dutch seascape painter, dies on April - 04.
1701 Death of Joseph Haines, entertainer and author on April - 04.
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 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 this day in history.
1784 Mary Mead, wife of English journalist John Wilkes, dies on April - 04.
1792 On this day in history death of james Sykes, American politician (b. 1725)
1806 On this day in history friedrich Gottlob Fleischer, composer, dies at 84
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 On this day in history charles Bulfinch, 1st US pro architect (Mass State House), dies at 80