Famous Deaths In April - 16
Wednesday, 19 June 2019
0069 On this day in history death of otho, Roman Emperor (b. 32)
0744 Death of al-Walid II, Umayyad caliph on April - 16.
0924 Death of Berengar of Friuli, King of Italy on April - 16.
1113 Death of Sviatopolk II of Kiev, Russian prince (b. 1050) on April - 16.
1115 On April - 16 svjatopolk II, great monarch of Kiev, dies [or 1113]
1118 Death of Adelaide del Vasto, wife of Roger II of Sicily on April - 16.
1198 Death of Duke Frederick I of Austria on April - 16.
1446 Filippo Brunelleschi, architect, dies on April - 16.
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 On April - 16 denijs Calvaert/Caluwaert, [Dionisio Fiamingo], Flemish painter, dies
1645 On this day in history death of tobias Hume, English composer
1687 George Villiers 2nd duke of Buckingham, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1689 On this day in history death of aphra Behn, English dramatist (b. 1640)
1743 Cornelis van Bijnkershoek, Dutch lawyer (Roman law), dies at 69 on this day in history.
1756 On this day in history 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 this day in history death of christian Mayer, Czech astronomer (b. 1719)
1788 On April - 16 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 Francisco Goya y Lucientes, Spanish painter/cartoonist, dies at 82 on April - 16.
1846 On April - 16 domenico Dragonetti, composer, dies at 83
1850 Marie [Gresholtz] Tussaud, maker of wax figures, dies on this day in history.
1858 On this day in history johann Baptist Cramer, Ger/Brit pianist/composer/publisher, dies at 87
1859 On April - 16 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 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 On this day in history george William Martin, composer, dies at 56
1888 Death of Zygmunt Florenty Wróblewski, Polish physicist (b. 1845) on this day in history.
1899 Death of Emilio Jacinto, Filipino poet and revolutionary (b 1875) on April - 16.
1904 On April - 16 death of maximilian Kronberger, German poet (b. 1888)