Famous Deaths In April - 04
Saturday, 26 September 2020
0397 Ambrosius, gov of Liguria/bishop of Milan (374-97)/saint, dies on April - 04.
0636 On this day in history death of saint Isidore of Seville, Church Father and the proposed patron of Internet (b. cira 560)
0896 Formosus, Pope (891-96), dies on this day in history.
1229 On April - 04 hugo van Pierrepont, bishop of Liege, dies
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 Death of Jeanne of Navarre, wife of Philip IV of France (b. circa 1217) on this day in history.
1393 Floris van Wevelinkhoven, bishop of Utrecht, dies on this day in history.
1406 Robert III, King of Scotland (1390-1406), dies on this day in history.
1417 John van Touraine, 1st husband of Jacoba of Bavaria, dies on April - 04.
1536 Death of Frederick I, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach (b. 1460) on April - 04.
1585 On this day in history caspar de Robles, Spanish viceroy of Frisia, dies at about 57
1588 On this day in history frederik II, King of Denmark/Norway (1559-88), dies at 53
1604 Thomas Churchyard, poet/pamphleteer, dies on this day in history.
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 April - 04.
1661 Death of Alexander Leslie, 1st Earl of Leven, Scottish soldier (b. circa 1580) on April - 04.
1662 Davis Mell, composer, dies at 57 on April - 04.
1664 Adam Willaerts, Dutch seascape painter, dies on April - 04.
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 this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1792 On this day in history death of james Sykes, American politician (b. 1725)
1806 On April - 04 friedrich Gottlob Fleischer, composer, dies at 84
1807 Joseph Jerome Le Francais de Lalande, French astronomer, dies on this day in history.
1817 Prince d'Essing, dies on April - 04.
1841 Death of William Henry Harrison, becomes 1st pres to die in office, at 68 on this day in history.
1844 On this day in history charles Bulfinch, 1st US pro architect (Mass State House), dies at 80