Famous Deaths In April - 29
Wednesday, 08 February 2023
0852 Amalarius/Fortunatus/Symphosius of Metz/Lyon, bishop, dies at 76 on this day in history.
0926 On this day in history death of burchard II, Duke of Swabia
1380 On this day in history death of catherine of Siena, Italian saint (b. 1347)
1499 John IV, Dutch army leader/earl of Egmond, dies on this day in history.
1535 Death of John Houghton, English, executed on April - 29.
1594 On April - 29 death of thomas Cooper, English bishop, lexicographer, and writer
1630 Death of Agrippa d'Aubigné, French poet (b. 1552) on April - 29.
1658 On this day in history death of john Cleveland, English poet (b. 1613)
1676 Death of Michiel A de Ruyter, Dutch rear-admiral, (Newport), killed at 69 on this day in history.
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 Death of George Farquhar, Irish dramatist (b. 1678) on April - 29.
1712 On April - 29 juan Bautista Jose Cabanilles, composer, dies at 67
1743 Death of Charles-Irénée Castel de Saint-Pierre, French writer (b. 1658) on this day in history.
1768 On this day in history death of georg Brandt, Swedish chemist and minerologist (b. 1694)
1776 Death of Edward Wortley Montagu, English traveler and writer (b. 1713) on this day in history.
1793 Death of Yechezkel Landau, Polish rabbi (b. 1713) on April - 29.
1798 Death of Nikolaus Poda von Neuhaus, German entomologist (b. 1723) on this day in history.
1813 On April - 29 christian Danner, composer, dies at 55
1841 On this day in history a Bertrand, writer, dies
1854 Death of Henry Paget, 1st Marquess of Anglesey, English general (b. 1768) on this day in history.
1864 On April - 29 charles-Julien Brianchon, math (Brianchon's theorem), dies at 80
1871 On this day in history john Gelinde van Blom, Fries notary/author, dies at 75
1903 On April - 29 death of paul du Chaillu, French explorer (b. 1835)
1905 Ignacio Cervantes, composer, dies at 57 on April - 29.
1916 Death of Jørgen Pedersen Gram, Danish mathematician (b. 1850) on April - 29.
1918 On this day in history gavrilo Princip, Bosnian murderer of arch duke Ferdinand, dies at 22
1920 On April - 29 death of william Henry Seward, Jr., Union Brigadier General in the American Civil War (b. 1839)
1921 On April - 29 arthur Mold, Brit cricket bowler (1893, banished for throwing), dies
1928 Henrich Federer, Switz, writer (I Switch Off The Light), dies at 61 on this day in history.
1933 Death of Constantine P. Cavafy, Greek poet (b. 1863) on this day in history.
1935 On this day in history leroy Carr, rocker, dies=
1936 On this day in history florentinus M Wibaut, Amsterdam social alderman, dies at 76
1937 Death of William Gillette, American actor (b. 1853) on April - 29.