Famous Deaths In April - 05
Saturday, 10 April 2021
0582 Death of Eutychius, Patriarch of Constantinople (c. 512) on this day in history.
0828 Nicephorus, patriarch of Constantinopel (806-15), dies at about 77 on April - 05.
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 April - 05 ramban Nachmanides, Talmudic scholar (Hiddushei Ha-Ramden), dies
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 April - 05.
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 William Brouncker, 2nd viscount/1st pres of Royal Society, dies on this day in history.
1693 Anne M L of Orleans, duchess (Grande Mademoiselle), dies at 65 on this day in history.
1695 On April - 05 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 John Luyken, poet/etcher (species company), dies at 63 on this day in history.
1717 On this day in history death of jean Jouvenet, French painter (b. 1647)
1723 J Fischer von Erlach, Austrian architect (Hofburg, Vienna), dies at 66 on April - 05.
1732 On April - 05 johann Christian Schieferdecker, composer, dies at 52
1735 Death of William Derham, English minister and writer (b. 1657) on this day in history.
1765 On this day in history edward Young, English poet (Love of Fame), dies at 81
1794 On April - 05 death of georges-Jacques Danton, French revolutionary leader, guillotined at 34
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 Georg Andreas Henkel, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1878 On this day in history wilhelm Speyer, composer, dies at 87
1884 John Wisden, publisher/cricketer (prominent Sussex player), dies on this day in history.
1896 On this day in history john Rogers Thomas, composer, dies at 66
1900 On April - 05 comte de Villebois-Marevil, French/S African general, dies in battle
1907 On this day in history anton G van Hamel, founder (Roman philosphy in Neth), dies at 65
1908 Gaetano Coronaro, composer, dies at 55 on April - 05.
1918 On April - 05 paul Vidal de la Blanche, French geographer, dies at 73
1921 On April - 05 alphonsus J M Diepenbrock, Dutch composer (Missa), dies at 58