Famous Deaths In April - 16
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
0069 On April - 16 death of otho, Roman Emperor (b. 32)
0744 Death of al-Walid II, Umayyad caliph on April - 16.
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 On this day in history svjatopolk II, great monarch of Kiev, dies [or 1113]
1118 Death of Adelaide del Vasto, wife of Roger II of Sicily on this day in history.
1198 Death of Duke Frederick I of Austria on April - 16.
1446 Filippo Brunelleschi, architect, dies on April - 16.
1496 David van Bourgondie, Bishop of Utrecht (1456-96), dies at about 69 on this day in history.
1529 On April - 16 death of louis de Berquin, French humanist/reformer/heretic, burned at stake
1619 On April - 16 denijs Calvaert/Caluwaert, [Dionisio Fiamingo], Flemish painter, dies
1645 Death of Tobias Hume, English composer on this day in history.
1687 George Villiers 2nd duke of Buckingham, dies at 59 on April - 16.
1689 On April - 16 death of aphra Behn, English dramatist (b. 1640)
1743 Cornelis van Bijnkershoek, Dutch lawyer (Roman law), dies at 69 on April - 16.
1756 On April - 16 jacques Cassini, Fr astronomer (Discover rings of Saturn), dies at 79
1760 Death of Laurence, 4th Earl Ferrers, executed for murder of his steward on April - 16.
1783 On April - 16 death of christian Mayer, Czech astronomer (b. 1719)
1788 Death of Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon, French naturalist (b. 1707) on April - 16.
1825 John Henry Fuseli, painter/art writer (Tracks in the Snow), dies at 84 on April - 16.
1828 On April - 16 francisco Goya y Lucientes, Spanish painter/cartoonist, dies at 82
1846 On this day in history domenico Dragonetti, composer, dies at 83
1850 On April - 16 marie [Gresholtz] Tussaud, maker of wax figures, dies
1858 On this day in history johann Baptist Cramer, Ger/Brit pianist/composer/publisher, dies at 87
1859 Death of Alexis de Tocqueville, French historian (b. 1805) on this day in history.
1860 Carolina, duchess of Berry/daughter of crown prince of Naples, dies on this day in history.
1865 On April - 16 robert C Tyler, US Confederate brig-general, dies in battle
1870 On April - 16 anatoli O Demidov, Russian ruler of Donato/traveller, dies
1876 On this day in history augustin-Philippe Peellaert, composer, dies at 83
1879 On April - 16 bernadette, st/(saw Virgin Mary at Lourdes), dies in Nevers France
1881 On April - 16 george William Martin, composer, dies at 56
1888 On April - 16 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.