Famous Deaths In April - 16
Sunday, 18 April 2021
0069 Death of Otho, Roman Emperor (b. 32) on this day in history.
0744 On this day in history death of al-Walid II, Umayyad caliph
0924 On April - 16 death of berengar of Friuli, King of Italy
1113 Death of Sviatopolk II of Kiev, Russian prince (b. 1050) on April - 16.
1115 Svjatopolk II, great monarch of Kiev, dies [or 1113] on April - 16.
1118 On this day in history death of adelaide del Vasto, wife of Roger II of Sicily
1198 On this day in history death of duke Frederick I of Austria
1446 Filippo Brunelleschi, architect, dies on this day in history.
1496 On this day in history david van Bourgondie, Bishop of Utrecht (1456-96), dies at about 69
1529 Death of Louis de Berquin, French humanist/reformer/heretic, burned at stake on this day in history.
1619 Denijs Calvaert/Caluwaert, [Dionisio Fiamingo], Flemish painter, dies on this day in history.
1645 Death of Tobias Hume, English composer on April - 16.
1687 On April - 16 george Villiers 2nd duke of Buckingham, dies at 59
1689 On this day in history death of aphra Behn, English dramatist (b. 1640)
1743 On this day in history cornelis van Bijnkershoek, Dutch lawyer (Roman law), dies at 69
1756 On April - 16 jacques Cassini, Fr astronomer (Discover rings of Saturn), dies at 79
1760 On April - 16 death of laurence, 4th Earl Ferrers, executed for murder of his steward
1783 Death of Christian Mayer, Czech astronomer (b. 1719) on this day in history.
1788 Death of Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon, French naturalist (b. 1707) on this day in history.
1825 On this day in history john Henry Fuseli, painter/art writer (Tracks in the Snow), dies at 84
1828 On this day in history francisco Goya y Lucientes, Spanish painter/cartoonist, dies at 82
1846 On April - 16 domenico Dragonetti, composer, dies at 83
1850 On April - 16 marie [Gresholtz] Tussaud, maker of wax figures, dies
1858 On April - 16 johann Baptist Cramer, Ger/Brit pianist/composer/publisher, dies at 87
1859 On this day in history death of alexis de Tocqueville, French historian (b. 1805)
1860 Carolina, duchess of Berry/daughter of crown prince of Naples, dies on April - 16.
1865 On April - 16 robert C Tyler, US Confederate brig-general, dies in battle
1870 Anatoli O Demidov, Russian ruler of Donato/traveller, dies on this day in history.
1876 On this day in history augustin-Philippe Peellaert, composer, dies at 83
1879 Bernadette, st/(saw Virgin Mary at Lourdes), dies in Nevers France on April - 16.
1881 George William Martin, composer, dies at 56 on this day in history.
1888 On this day in history death of zygmunt Florenty Wróblewski, Polish physicist (b. 1845)
1899 On April - 16 death of emilio Jacinto, Filipino poet and revolutionary (b 1875)
1904 Death of Maximilian Kronberger, German poet (b. 1888) on April - 16.