Famous Deaths In April - 04
Monday, 25 January 2021
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 this day in history formosus, Pope (891-96), dies
1229 Hugo van Pierrepont, bishop of Liege, dies on this day in history.
1284 On this day in history alfonso X, "El Sabio" King of Castile/Leon (1252-84), dies at 62
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 April - 04 robert III, King of Scotland (1390-1406), dies
1417 On April - 04 john van Touraine, 1st husband of Jacoba of Bavaria, dies
1536 On April - 04 death of frederick I, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach (b. 1460)
1585 On this day in history caspar de Robles, Spanish viceroy of Frisia, dies at about 57
1588 On April - 04 frederik II, King of Denmark/Norway (1559-88), dies at 53
1604 On this day in history thomas Churchyard, poet/pamphleteer, dies
1609 Death of Charles de L'Ecluse, Flemish botanist (b. 1526) on this day in history.
1617 On April - 04 john Napier, Scottish mathematician/inventor (logarithms), dies
1643 On April - 04 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 this day in history.
1701 On this day in history 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 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 On this day in history mary Mead, wife of English journalist John Wilkes, dies
1792 On April - 04 death of james Sykes, American politician (b. 1725)
1806 On this day in history friedrich Gottlob Fleischer, composer, dies at 84
1807 On April - 04 joseph Jerome Le Francais de Lalande, French astronomer, dies
1817 On this day in history prince d'Essing, dies
1841 Death of William Henry Harrison, becomes 1st pres to die in office, at 68 on April - 04.
1844 On this day in history charles Bulfinch, 1st US pro architect (Mass State House), dies at 80