Famous Deaths In April - 04
Saturday, 17 April 2021
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 April - 04.
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history floris van Wevelinkhoven, bishop of Utrecht, dies
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 April - 04.
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 this day in history thomas Churchyard, poet/pamphleteer, dies
1609 On April - 04 death of charles de L'Ecluse, Flemish botanist (b. 1526)
1617 John Napier, Scottish mathematician/inventor (logarithms), dies on April - 04.
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 April - 04.
1664 On April - 04 adam Willaerts, Dutch seascape painter, dies
1701 Death of Joseph Haines, entertainer and author on April - 04.
1714 On this day in history karel, duke of Berry/French heir to the throne, dies
1734 Johann C van Erckel, old Catholic theologist, dies at about 79 on this day in history.
1743 Death of Daniel Neal, English historian (b. 1678) on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1774 Oliver Goldsmith, Irish poet (She Stoops to Conquer), dies at 17 on April - 04.
1784 Mary Mead, wife of English journalist John Wilkes, dies on April - 04.
1792 Death of James Sykes, American politician (b. 1725) on this day in history.
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 Prince d'Essing, dies on April - 04.
1841 On this day in history death of william Henry Harrison, becomes 1st pres to die in office, at 68
1844 Charles Bulfinch, 1st US pro architect (Mass State House), dies at 80 on this day in history.