Famous Deaths In April - 05
Thursday, 17 October 2019
0582 On April - 05 death of eutychius, Patriarch of Constantinople (c. 512)
0828 On this day in history nicephorus, patriarch of Constantinopel (806-15), dies at about 77
1168 Death of Robert de Beaumont, 2nd Earl of Leicester (b. 1104) on April - 05.
1258 On this day in history julian of Cornillon/Liege, Flemish visionary/saint, dies
1270 Ramban Nachmanides, Talmudic scholar (Hiddushei Ha-Ramden), dies on this day in history.
1419 Death of Vincent Ferrer, Spanish missionary and saint (b. 1350) on April - 05.
1531 Death of Richard Roose, boiled to death for trying to poison an archbishop on April - 05.
1605 Death of Adam Loftus, English Protestant archbishop in Ireland (c.1513) on this day in history.
1617 Death of Alonso Lobo, Spanish composer (b. 1555) on this day in history.
1649 John Winthrop, 1st governor Mass Bay Colony, dies at 61 on April - 05.
1673 On April - 05 death of francois Caron, admiral/governor (Formosa), drowns at about 72
1676 On this day in history death of john Winthrop, the Younger, American politician (b. 1606)
1684 William Brouncker, 2nd viscount/1st pres of Royal Society, dies on April - 05.
1693 On April - 05 anne M L of Orleans, duchess (Grande Mademoiselle), dies at 65
1695 On this day in history george Savile, 1st marquis of Halifax, dies at 61
1697 On this day in history charles XI, King of Sweden (1660-97), dies at 41
1712 On April - 05 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 April - 05.
1732 On this day in history johann Christian Schieferdecker, composer, dies at 52
1735 On April - 05 death of william Derham, English minister and writer (b. 1657)
1765 Edward Young, English poet (Love of Fame), dies at 81 on April - 05.
1794 On this day in history death of georges-Jacques Danton, French revolutionary leader, guillotined at 34
1811 On April - 05 robert Raikes, founder of Sunday Schools, dies
1820 On April - 05 henrik C Cras, lawyer (Laudatio Hugonis Grotii), dies at 81
1871 Georg Andreas Henkel, composer, dies at 66 on April - 05.
1878 On April - 05 wilhelm Speyer, composer, dies at 87
1884 John Wisden, publisher/cricketer (prominent Sussex player), dies on this day in history.
1896 John Rogers Thomas, composer, dies at 66 on April - 05.
1900 Comte de Villebois-Marevil, French/S African general, dies in battle on April - 05.
1907 Anton G van Hamel, founder (Roman philosphy in Neth), dies at 65 on April - 05.
1908 Gaetano Coronaro, composer, dies at 55 on this day in history.
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.