Famous Deaths In August - 04
Wednesday, 11 December 2019
1060 Henry I, King of France (1027..60), dies at 52 on this day in history.
1113 Death of Gertrude of Saxony (b. 1030) on this day in history.
1204 On August - 04 death of boniface of Montferrat, margrave of Montferrat, murdered
1265 On August - 04 simon de Montfort, English earl of Leicester, dies in battle
1306 Death of Wenceslaus III of Bohemia (b. 1289) on this day in history.
1338 On August - 04 death of thomas of Brotherton, 1st Earl of Norfolk, son of Edward I of England (b. 1300)
1430 On August - 04 philip of Saint-Pol, duke of Brabant/Limburg, dies at 26
1476 Death of Jacob van Armagnac-Pardiac, French duke of Nemours, beheaded on this day in history.
1526 On this day in history juan Sebastian Cano, Spanish explorer, dies
1566 Girolamo della Robbia, Italian sculptor (Majolica relief), dies on this day in history.
1578 On August - 04 2 Moroccan royalist, dies in battle
1584 On this day in history john van Hembyze, South Netherlands Calvinist, dies at 71
1598 On August - 04 william Cecil 1st baron Burghley, English premier, dies at 77
1612 On this day in history death of hugh Broughton, English scholar (b. 1549)
1633 George Abbott, English theologist/archbishop of Canterbury, dies at 60 on August - 04.
1639 Juan R Alarcon y Mendoza, Mexican/Spanish playwright, dies at 58 on August - 04.
1666 On this day in history death of johan Evertsen, ltalian admiral of Zeeland, lynched in Brielle
1708 Vincenzo De Grandis, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
1712 Johann Jacob de Neufville, composer, dies at 27 on August - 04.
1718 Death of RenĂ© Lepage de Ste-Claire, lord-founder of the town of Rimouski, in New France (b. 1656) on August - 04.
1727 Death of Victor-Maurice, comte de Broglie, French general (b. 1647) on this day in history.
1741 Death of Andrew Hamilton, American lawyer on August - 04.
1778 On this day in history death of pierre de Rigaud, French colonial governor in North America (b. 1698)
1795 Death of Timothy Ruggles, American-born Tory politician (b. 1711) on August - 04.
1821 William Floyd, US soldier/signer (Declar of Independence), dies at 86 on this day in history.
1844 Death of Jakob Aall, Norwegian journalist and statesman (b. 1773) on this day in history.
1850 On August - 04 frantisek Tucek, composer, dies at 68
1856 On this day in history johann Gottlieb Schneider, composer, dies at 59
1859 Death of Jean Vianney, French parish priest (b. 1786) on this day in history.
1873 On this day in history death of viktor Hartmann, Russian painter (b. 1834)
1875 On August - 04 hans Christian Andersen, Danish fairy tale writer, dies at 70
1889 On August - 04 carl Ludwig Amand Mangold, composer, dies at 75
1891 On this day in history george Washington Williams, historian (History of Negro), dies at 41
1900 Death of Isaac Levitan, Russian painter (b. 1860) on this day in history.