Famous Deaths In April - 28
Wednesday, 16 October 2019
1089 On April - 28 dirk de Grote, bishop of Verdun/Basel/archbishop of Trier, dies
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 this day in history.
1498 On this day in history death of henry Percy, 4th Earl of Northumberland, English politician
1533 On April - 28 death of nicholas West, English bishop and diplomat (b. 1461)
1710 Death of Thomas Betterton, English actor on this day in history.
1716 On this day in history 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 April - 28.
1765 Death of Sylvestre FranÃ§ois Lacroix, French mathematician (b. 1834) on April - 28.
1770 Marie AC de Camargo, Spanish/Italian/Belgian dancer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
1772 Death of Johann Friedrich Struensee, physician of Christian VII of Denmark (b. 1737) on April - 28.
1781 On April - 28 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 On April - 28 death of johann Heinrich Abicht, German philosopher (b. 1862)
1841 On April - 28 death of peter Chanel, French saint (b. 1803)
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 Robert W Ollinger, US warden/last victim of Billy the Kid, dies on April - 28.
1887 On April - 28 carl Ferdinand Pohl, composer, dies at 67
1896 On this day in history heinrich von Treitschke, German historian, dies
1905 Death of Fitzhugh Lee, American Confederate general (b. 1835) on this day in history.
1925 Louis F J Bouwmeester, actor (Shakespeare), dies on April - 28.
1926 Death of Zip the Pinhead, American freak show performer (b. 1857) on April - 28.
1933 Robin Irvine, actor (Easy Virtue), dies at 31 on April - 28.
1935 On this day in history alexander Campbell Mackenzie, Scotish composer, dies at 87
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 On April - 28 death of bernito Mussolini, Fascist leader (Italy), tried & shot