Famous Deaths In April - 28
Thursday, 01 October 2020
1089 Dirk de Grote, bishop of Verdun/Basel/archbishop of Trier, dies on this day in history.
1109 On April - 28 hugo van Cluny, 6th abbott of Cluny/saint, dies
1192 Death of Conrad of Montferrat (Conrad I), King of Jerusalem (b. mid 1140s) on April - 28.
1498 Death of Henry Percy, 4th Earl of Northumberland, English politician on April - 28.
1533 Death of Nicholas West, English bishop and diplomat (b. 1461) on April - 28.
1710 On April - 28 death of thomas Betterton, English actor
1716 On April - 28 death of louis de Montfort, French catholic priest (b. 1673)
1726 Death of Thomas Pitt, British Governor of Madras (b. 1653) on April - 28.
1741 Death of Magnus Julius De la Gardie, Swedish General and statesman (b. 1668) on this day in history.
1765 On this day in history death of sylvestre François Lacroix, French mathematician (b. 1834)
1770 Marie AC de Camargo, Spanish/Italian/Belgian dancer, dies at 60 on April - 28.
1772 Death of Johann Friedrich Struensee, physician of Christian VII of Denmark (b. 1737) on April - 28.
1781 On this day in history death of cornelius Harnett, American delegate to the Continental Congress (b. 1723)
1799 Francois Giroust, composer, dies at 62 on April - 28.
1804 On this day in history hans Gram, composer, dies at 49
1813 Death of Mikhail Illarionovich Kutuzov, Russian field marshal (b. 1745) on April - 28.
1816 Death of Johann Heinrich Abicht, German philosopher (b. 1862) on this day in history.
1841 Death of Peter Chanel, French saint (b. 1803) on this day in history.
1843 William Wallace, Scottish mathematician (rights of Wallace), dies on April - 28.
1853 On April - 28 ludwig Tieck, writer, dies at 79
1858 Death of Johannes Peter Müller, German physiologist (b. 1801) on this day in history.
1865 Death of Samuel Cunard, Canadian-born British shipping magnate (b. 1787) on this day in history.
1873 A Manzoni, writer, dies at 88 on April - 28.
1881 On April - 28 robert W Ollinger, US warden/last victim of Billy the Kid, dies
1887 Carl Ferdinand Pohl, composer, dies at 67 on April - 28.
1896 Heinrich von Treitschke, German historian, dies on April - 28.
1905 On this day in history death of fitzhugh Lee, American Confederate general (b. 1835)
1925 On April - 28 louis F J Bouwmeester, actor (Shakespeare), dies
1926 On this day in history death of zip the Pinhead, American freak show performer (b. 1857)
1933 Robin Irvine, actor (Easy Virtue), dies at 31 on April - 28.
1935 Alexander Campbell Mackenzie, Scotish composer, dies at 87 on April - 28.
1936 Foead I, king of Egypt (1922-36), dies on April - 28.
1944 On April - 28 death of frank Knox, U.S. Vice-Presidential candidate (b. 1874)
1945 On this day in history death of bernito Mussolini, Fascist leader (Italy), tried & shot