Famous Deaths In April - 28
Sunday, 05 April 2020
1089 On April - 28 dirk de Grote, bishop of Verdun/Basel/archbishop of Trier, dies
1109 Hugo van Cluny, 6th abbott of Cluny/saint, dies on this day in history.
1192 On this day in history death of conrad of Montferrat (Conrad I), King of Jerusalem (b. mid 1140s)
1498 On April - 28 death of henry Percy, 4th Earl of Northumberland, English politician
1533 On this day in history death of nicholas West, English bishop and diplomat (b. 1461)
1710 Death of Thomas Betterton, English actor on this day in history.
1716 Death of Louis de Montfort, French catholic priest (b. 1673) on this day in history.
1726 On April - 28 death of thomas Pitt, British Governor of Madras (b. 1653)
1741 Death of Magnus Julius De la Gardie, Swedish General and statesman (b. 1668) on April - 28.
1765 Death of Sylvestre FranÃ§ois Lacroix, French mathematician (b. 1834) on this day in history.
1770 On April - 28 marie AC de Camargo, Spanish/Italian/Belgian dancer, dies at 60
1772 Death of Johann Friedrich Struensee, physician of Christian VII of Denmark (b. 1737) on this day in history.
1781 Death of Cornelius Harnett, American delegate to the Continental Congress (b. 1723) on this day in history.
1799 On this day in history francois Giroust, composer, dies at 62
1804 Hans Gram, composer, dies at 49 on April - 28.
1813 On April - 28 death of mikhail Illarionovich Kutuzov, Russian field marshal (b. 1745)
1816 On April - 28 death of johann Heinrich Abicht, German philosopher (b. 1862)
1841 Death of Peter Chanel, French saint (b. 1803) on April - 28.
1843 On April - 28 william Wallace, Scottish mathematician (rights of Wallace), dies
1853 On April - 28 ludwig Tieck, writer, dies at 79
1858 On this day in history death of johannes Peter MÃ¼ller, German physiologist (b. 1801)
1865 On April - 28 death of samuel Cunard, Canadian-born British shipping magnate (b. 1787)
1873 On April - 28 a Manzoni, writer, dies at 88
1881 On April - 28 robert W Ollinger, US warden/last victim of Billy the Kid, dies
1887 On this day in history carl Ferdinand Pohl, composer, dies at 67
1896 Heinrich von Treitschke, German historian, dies on April - 28.
1905 Death of Fitzhugh Lee, American Confederate general (b. 1835) on this day in history.
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 On April - 28 robin Irvine, actor (Easy Virtue), dies at 31
1935 Alexander Campbell Mackenzie, Scotish composer, dies at 87 on this day in history.
1936 On April - 28 foead I, king of Egypt (1922-36), dies
1944 On this day in history death of frank Knox, U.S. Vice-Presidential candidate (b. 1874)
1945 Death of Bernito Mussolini, Fascist leader (Italy), tried & shot on April - 28.