Famous Deaths In April - 29
Wednesday, 19 February 2020
0852 On April - 29 amalarius/Fortunatus/Symphosius of Metz/Lyon, bishop, dies at 76
0926 On this day in history death of burchard II, Duke of Swabia
1380 On April - 29 death of catherine of Siena, Italian saint (b. 1347)
1499 John IV, Dutch army leader/earl of Egmond, dies on April - 29.
1535 Death of John Houghton, English, executed on April - 29.
1594 On this day in history death of thomas Cooper, English bishop, lexicographer, and writer
1630 On this day in history death of agrippa d'AubignĂ©, French poet (b. 1552)
1658 On April - 29 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 Samuel Apostool, vicar/theologist (Zonisten), dies at 50 on this day in history.
1707 Death of George Farquhar, Irish dramatist (b. 1678) on April - 29.
1712 Juan Bautista Jose Cabanilles, composer, dies at 67 on April - 29.
1743 Death of Charles-IrĂ©nĂ©e Castel de Saint-Pierre, French writer (b. 1658) on April - 29.
1768 On April - 29 death of georg Brandt, Swedish chemist and minerologist (b. 1694)
1776 On April - 29 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 April - 29 death of nikolaus Poda von Neuhaus, German entomologist (b. 1723)
1813 On April - 29 christian Danner, composer, dies at 55
1841 A Bertrand, writer, dies on this day in history.
1854 On this day in history death of henry Paget, 1st Marquess of Anglesey, English general (b. 1768)
1864 Charles-Julien Brianchon, math (Brianchon's theorem), dies at 80 on this day in history.
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 April - 29.
1905 Ignacio Cervantes, composer, dies at 57 on April - 29.
1916 Death of JĂ¸rgen Pedersen Gram, Danish mathematician (b. 1850) on this day in history.
1918 On April - 29 gavrilo Princip, Bosnian murderer of arch duke Ferdinand, dies at 22
1920 Death of William Henry Seward, Jr., Union Brigadier General in the American Civil War (b. 1839) on April - 29.
1921 On this day in history arthur Mold, Brit cricket bowler (1893, banished for throwing), dies
1928 On this day in history henrich Federer, Switz, writer (I Switch Off The Light), dies at 61
1933 Death of Constantine P. Cavafy, Greek poet (b. 1863) on this day in history.
1935 On April - 29 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.