Famous Deaths In April - 16
Tuesday, 02 June 2020
0069 Death of Otho, Roman Emperor (b. 32) on this day in history.
0744 Death of al-Walid II, Umayyad caliph on April - 16.
0924 Death of Berengar of Friuli, King of Italy on this day in history.
1113 On April - 16 death of sviatopolk II of Kiev, Russian prince (b. 1050)
1115 On this day in history svjatopolk II, great monarch of Kiev, dies [or 1113]
1118 On April - 16 death of adelaide del Vasto, wife of Roger II of Sicily
1198 Death of Duke Frederick I of Austria on April - 16.
1446 Filippo Brunelleschi, architect, dies on this day in history.
1496 David van Bourgondie, Bishop of Utrecht (1456-96), dies at about 69 on this day in history.
1529 Death of Louis de Berquin, French humanist/reformer/heretic, burned at stake on April - 16.
1619 On April - 16 denijs Calvaert/Caluwaert, [Dionisio Fiamingo], Flemish painter, dies
1645 Death of Tobias Hume, English composer on April - 16.
1687 George Villiers 2nd duke of Buckingham, dies at 59 on April - 16.
1689 Death of Aphra Behn, English dramatist (b. 1640) on April - 16.
1743 On April - 16 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 Death of Laurence, 4th Earl Ferrers, executed for murder of his steward on this day in history.
1783 Death of Christian Mayer, Czech astronomer (b. 1719) on April - 16.
1788 Death of Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon, French naturalist (b. 1707) on this day in history.
1825 John Henry Fuseli, painter/art writer (Tracks in the Snow), dies at 84 on April - 16.
1828 On this day in history francisco Goya y Lucientes, Spanish painter/cartoonist, dies at 82
1846 Domenico Dragonetti, composer, dies at 83 on this day in history.
1850 Marie [Gresholtz] Tussaud, maker of wax figures, dies on this day in history.
1858 On April - 16 johann Baptist Cramer, Ger/Brit pianist/composer/publisher, dies at 87
1859 Death of Alexis de Tocqueville, French historian (b. 1805) on April - 16.
1860 On April - 16 carolina, duchess of Berry/daughter of crown prince of Naples, dies
1865 On this day in history robert C Tyler, US Confederate brig-general, dies in battle
1870 Anatoli O Demidov, Russian ruler of Donato/traveller, dies on April - 16.
1876 Augustin-Philippe Peellaert, composer, dies at 83 on April - 16.
1879 Bernadette, st/(saw Virgin Mary at Lourdes), dies in Nevers France on this day in history.
1881 On this day in history george William Martin, composer, dies at 56
1888 On April - 16 death of zygmunt Florenty WrĂłblewski, Polish physicist (b. 1845)
1899 Death of Emilio Jacinto, Filipino poet and revolutionary (b 1875) on this day in history.
1904 Death of Maximilian Kronberger, German poet (b. 1888) on this day in history.