Famous Deaths In April - 28
Wednesday, 08 July 2020
1089 Dirk de Grote, bishop of Verdun/Basel/archbishop of Trier, dies on April - 28.
1109 Hugo van Cluny, 6th abbott of Cluny/saint, dies on this day in history.
1192 On April - 28 death of conrad of Montferrat (Conrad I), King of Jerusalem (b. mid 1140s)
1498 On this day in history 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 April - 28.
1716 On this day in history death of louis de Montfort, French catholic priest (b. 1673)
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 this day in history.
1765 Death of Sylvestre FranÃ§ois Lacroix, French mathematician (b. 1834) on April - 28.
1770 On April - 28 marie AC de Camargo, Spanish/Italian/Belgian dancer, dies at 60
1772 On this day in history death of johann Friedrich Struensee, physician of Christian VII of Denmark (b. 1737)
1781 Death of Cornelius Harnett, American delegate to the Continental Congress (b. 1723) on this day in history.
1799 On April - 28 francois Giroust, composer, dies at 62
1804 Hans Gram, composer, dies at 49 on April - 28.
1813 Death of Mikhail Illarionovich Kutuzov, Russian field marshal (b. 1745) on April - 28.
1816 On this day in history death of johann Heinrich Abicht, German philosopher (b. 1862)
1841 Death of Peter Chanel, French saint (b. 1803) on this day in history.
1843 On April - 28 william Wallace, Scottish mathematician (rights of Wallace), dies
1853 Ludwig Tieck, writer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
1858 Death of Johannes Peter MÃ¼ller, German physiologist (b. 1801) on April - 28.
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 this day in history robert W Ollinger, US warden/last victim of Billy the Kid, dies
1887 On April - 28 carl Ferdinand Pohl, composer, dies at 67
1896 On this day in history heinrich von Treitschke, German historian, dies
1905 On April - 28 death of fitzhugh Lee, American Confederate general (b. 1835)
1925 On April - 28 louis F J Bouwmeester, actor (Shakespeare), dies
1926 Death of Zip the Pinhead, American freak show performer (b. 1857) on this day in history.
1933 On this day in history robin Irvine, actor (Easy Virtue), dies at 31
1935 Alexander Campbell Mackenzie, Scotish composer, dies at 87 on this day in history.
1936 On this day in history foead I, king of Egypt (1922-36), dies
1944 On April - 28 death of frank Knox, U.S. Vice-Presidential candidate (b. 1874)
1945 Death of Bernito Mussolini, Fascist leader (Italy), tried & shot on April - 28.