Famous Deaths In April - 16
Wednesday, 29 January 2020
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 this day in history death of berengar of Friuli, King of Italy
1113 Death of Sviatopolk II of Kiev, Russian prince (b. 1050) on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1446 Filippo Brunelleschi, architect, dies on April - 16.
1496 On April - 16 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 On this day in history 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 this day in history death of aphra Behn, English dramatist (b. 1640)
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 April - 16.
1783 Death of Christian Mayer, Czech astronomer (b. 1719) on April - 16.
1788 On this day in history death of georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon, French naturalist (b. 1707)
1825 On this day in history john Henry Fuseli, painter/art writer (Tracks in the Snow), dies at 84
1828 On April - 16 francisco Goya y Lucientes, Spanish painter/cartoonist, dies at 82
1846 Domenico Dragonetti, composer, dies at 83 on this day in history.
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 On April - 16 carolina, duchess of Berry/daughter of crown prince of Naples, dies
1865 On April - 16 robert C Tyler, US Confederate brig-general, dies in battle
1870 On this day in history anatoli O Demidov, Russian ruler of Donato/traveller, dies
1876 On April - 16 augustin-Philippe Peellaert, composer, dies at 83
1879 On this day in history bernadette, st/(saw Virgin Mary at Lourdes), dies in Nevers France
1881 George William Martin, composer, dies at 56 on April - 16.
1888 Death of Zygmunt Florenty WrĂłblewski, Polish physicist (b. 1845) on April - 16.
1899 Death of Emilio Jacinto, Filipino poet and revolutionary (b 1875) on this day in history.
1904 On this day in history death of maximilian Kronberger, German poet (b. 1888)