Famous Deaths In April - 29
Wednesday, 04 August 2021
0852 Amalarius/Fortunatus/Symphosius of Metz/Lyon, bishop, dies at 76 on this day in history.
0926 On April - 29 death of burchard II, Duke of Swabia
1380 Death of Catherine of Siena, Italian saint (b. 1347) on April - 29.
1499 On April - 29 john IV, Dutch army leader/earl of Egmond, dies
1535 On this day in history death of john Houghton, English, executed
1594 On April - 29 death of thomas Cooper, English bishop, lexicographer, and writer
1630 On this day in history death of agrippa d'Aubigné, French poet (b. 1552)
1658 Death of John Cleveland, English poet (b. 1613) on this day in history.
1676 Death of Michiel A de Ruyter, Dutch rear-admiral, (Newport), killed at 69 on April - 29.
1698 Death of Charles Cornwallis, 3rd Baron Cornwallis, First Lord of the British Admiralty (b. 1655) on this day in history.
1699 On April - 29 samuel Apostool, vicar/theologist (Zonisten), dies at 50
1707 On April - 29 death of george Farquhar, Irish dramatist (b. 1678)
1712 Juan Bautista Jose Cabanilles, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
1743 Death of Charles-Irénée Castel de Saint-Pierre, French writer (b. 1658) on April - 29.
1768 Death of Georg Brandt, Swedish chemist and minerologist (b. 1694) on this day in history.
1776 On this day in history death of edward Wortley Montagu, English traveler and writer (b. 1713)
1793 Death of Yechezkel Landau, Polish rabbi (b. 1713) on this day in history.
1798 On this day in history death of nikolaus Poda von Neuhaus, German entomologist (b. 1723)
1813 Christian Danner, composer, dies at 55 on April - 29.
1841 A Bertrand, writer, dies on this day in history.
1854 Death of Henry Paget, 1st Marquess of Anglesey, English general (b. 1768) on this day in history.
1864 On this day in history charles-Julien Brianchon, math (Brianchon's theorem), dies at 80
1871 On April - 29 john Gelinde van Blom, Fries notary/author, dies at 75
1903 Death of Paul du Chaillu, French explorer (b. 1835) on this day in history.
1905 Ignacio Cervantes, composer, dies at 57 on April - 29.
1916 On April - 29 death of jørgen Pedersen Gram, Danish mathematician (b. 1850)
1918 Gavrilo Princip, Bosnian murderer of arch duke Ferdinand, dies at 22 on this day in history.
1920 Death of William Henry Seward, Jr., Union Brigadier General in the American Civil War (b. 1839) on this day in history.
1921 Arthur Mold, Brit cricket bowler (1893, banished for throwing), dies on April - 29.
1928 On April - 29 henrich Federer, Switz, writer (I Switch Off The Light), dies at 61
1933 On April - 29 death of constantine P. Cavafy, Greek poet (b. 1863)
1935 On April - 29 leroy Carr, rocker, dies=
1936 On April - 29 florentinus M Wibaut, Amsterdam social alderman, dies at 76
1937 Death of William Gillette, American actor (b. 1853) on this day in history.