Famous Deaths In April - 05
Thursday, 24 June 2021
0582 On April - 05 death of eutychius, Patriarch of Constantinople (c. 512)
0828 On April - 05 nicephorus, patriarch of Constantinopel (806-15), dies at about 77
1168 Death of Robert de Beaumont, 2nd Earl of Leicester (b. 1104) on this day in history.
1258 On this day in history julian of Cornillon/Liege, Flemish visionary/saint, dies
1270 On this day in history ramban Nachmanides, Talmudic scholar (Hiddushei Ha-Ramden), dies
1419 Death of Vincent Ferrer, Spanish missionary and saint (b. 1350) on this day in history.
1531 Death of Richard Roose, boiled to death for trying to poison an archbishop on this day in history.
1605 Death of Adam Loftus, English Protestant archbishop in Ireland (c.1513) on this day in history.
1617 On this day in history death of alonso Lobo, Spanish composer (b. 1555)
1649 On this day in history john Winthrop, 1st governor Mass Bay Colony, dies at 61
1673 Death of Francois Caron, admiral/governor (Formosa), drowns at about 72 on this day in history.
1676 On April - 05 death of john Winthrop, the Younger, American politician (b. 1606)
1684 On April - 05 william Brouncker, 2nd viscount/1st pres of Royal Society, dies
1693 On this day in history anne M L of Orleans, duchess (Grande Mademoiselle), dies at 65
1695 On April - 05 george Savile, 1st marquis of Halifax, dies at 61
1697 On April - 05 charles XI, King of Sweden (1660-97), dies at 41
1712 On this day in history john Luyken, poet/etcher (species company), dies at 63
1717 Death of Jean Jouvenet, French painter (b. 1647) on this day in history.
1723 J Fischer von Erlach, Austrian architect (Hofburg, Vienna), dies at 66 on this day in history.
1732 On this day in history johann Christian Schieferdecker, composer, dies at 52
1735 Death of William Derham, English minister and writer (b. 1657) on April - 05.
1765 On April - 05 edward Young, English poet (Love of Fame), dies at 81
1794 Death of Georges-Jacques Danton, French revolutionary leader, guillotined at 34 on this day in history.
1811 Robert Raikes, founder of Sunday Schools, dies on April - 05.
1820 On April - 05 henrik C Cras, lawyer (Laudatio Hugonis Grotii), dies at 81
1871 On April - 05 georg Andreas Henkel, composer, dies at 66
1878 On April - 05 wilhelm Speyer, composer, dies at 87
1884 John Wisden, publisher/cricketer (prominent Sussex player), dies on April - 05.
1896 John Rogers Thomas, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1900 Comte de Villebois-Marevil, French/S African general, dies in battle on April - 05.
1907 On April - 05 anton G van Hamel, founder (Roman philosphy in Neth), dies at 65
1908 On April - 05 gaetano Coronaro, composer, dies at 55
1918 On April - 05 paul Vidal de la Blanche, French geographer, dies at 73
1921 Alphonsus J M Diepenbrock, Dutch composer (Missa), dies at 58 on this day in history.