Famous Deaths In August - 01
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
0527 Justinus I, Byzantine emperor (518-27), dies on this day in history.
1137 On August - 01 louis VI, King of France, dies (1108-37)
1190 On August - 01 floris III, Count of Holland, dies
1227 Death of Shimazu Tadahisa, Japanese warlord (b. 1179) on August - 01.
1402 Death of Edmund of Langley, 1st Duke of York, son of Edward III of England (b. 1341) on August - 01.
1457 Laurentius Valla, Italian philosopher (Voluptate), dies at about 50 on August - 01.
1464 On this day in history death of cosimo de' Medici, ruler of Florence (b. 1386)
1541 On this day in history death of simon Grynaeus, German theologian (b. 1493)
1546 Death of Peter Faber, French Jesuit theologian (b. 1506) on this day in history.
1557 On August - 01 death of olaus Magnus, Swedish writer (b. 1490)
1580 Death of Albrecht Giese, German politician and diplomat (b. 1524) on August - 01.
1589 On this day in history death of jacques ClĂ©ment, French assassin of Henry III of France (b. 1567)
1628 On August - 01 francesco Gonzaga, composer, dies at 37
1667 On August - 01 paul Foot, lawyer/historian, dies at 48
1714 On this day in history anne Stuart, queen of England (1702-14), dies at about 49
1743 On August - 01 richard Savage, English poet/playwright, dies at about 46
1787 Alfonsus M de' Liguori, Italian theologist/bishop/saint, dies at 90 on August - 01.
1796 Death of Robert Pigot, British army officer (b. 1720) on this day in history.
1798 On this day in history death of franĂ§ois-Paul Brueys D'Aigalliers, French admiral (killed in battle) (b. 1753)
1805 Friedrich Christoph Gebtewitz, composer, dies at 51 on August - 01.
1812 Death of Yakov Kulnev, Russian general (killed in battle) (b. 1763) on August - 01.
1813 On August - 01 carl Stenborg, composer, dies at 60
1821 On this day in history elizabeth Inchbald (Simpson), actress/author (Lady Abbess), dies at 68
1834 Robert Morrison, missionary in China/translated bible, dies on August - 01.
1837 On August - 01 walter Geikie, painter, dies
1846 On August - 01 peter Ritter, composer, dies at 83
1851 On August - 01 death of william Joseph Behr, German writer (b. 1775)
1857 Charles Turner, engraver, dies on this day in history.
1866 Death of John Ross (aka. Kooweskoowe), Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation (b. 1790) on this day in history.
1882 On this day in history henry Clarence Kendall, Australian poet, dies of tuberculosis at 43
1883 On this day in history karl Wilhelm Dindorf, classic scholar, dies
1884 On this day in history heinrich Laube, writer, dies
1902 On August - 01 ludwig Beckmann, painter, dies
1911 On August - 01 konrad Duden, German linguist (Das, grosse Duden Lexicon), dies