Famous Deaths In April - 04
Tuesday, 19 February 2019
0397 Ambrosius, gov of Liguria/bishop of Milan (374-97)/saint, dies on this day in history.
0636 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 Nicholas IV, [Girolamo Masci], Pope (1288-92), dies on April - 04.
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 April - 04.
1417 John van Touraine, 1st husband of Jacoba of Bavaria, dies on this day in history.
1536 Death of Frederick I, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach (b. 1460) on this day in history.
1585 Caspar de Robles, Spanish viceroy of Frisia, dies at about 57 on April - 04.
1588 Frederik II, King of Denmark/Norway (1559-88), dies at 53 on this day in history.
1604 On this day in history thomas Churchyard, poet/pamphleteer, dies
1609 On April - 04 death of charles de L'Ecluse, Flemish botanist (b. 1526)
1617 On this day in history john Napier, Scottish mathematician/inventor (logarithms), dies
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 Davis Mell, composer, dies at 57 on April - 04.
1664 On April - 04 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 April - 04 johann C van Erckel, old Catholic theologist, dies at about 79
1743 Death of Daniel Neal, English historian (b. 1678) on April - 04.
1761 On April - 04 death of theodore Gardelle, Swiss painter and enameler (b. 1722)
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 this day in history.
1792 Death of James Sykes, American politician (b. 1725) on April - 04.
1806 On this day in history 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 April - 04.
1841 Death of William Henry Harrison, becomes 1st pres to die in office, at 68 on April - 04.
1844 On April - 04 charles Bulfinch, 1st US pro architect (Mass State House), dies at 80