Famous Deaths In August - 04
Sunday, 18 August 2019
1060 On August - 04 henry I, King of France (1027..60), dies at 52
1113 Death of Gertrude of Saxony (b. 1030) on this day in history.
1204 On this day in history death of boniface of Montferrat, margrave of Montferrat, murdered
1265 Simon de Montfort, English earl of Leicester, dies in battle on August - 04.
1306 Death of Wenceslaus III of Bohemia (b. 1289) on this day in history.
1338 On this day in history 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 August - 04.
1526 On August - 04 juan Sebastian Cano, Spanish explorer, dies
1566 On August - 04 girolamo della Robbia, Italian sculptor (Majolica relief), dies
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 William Cecil 1st baron Burghley, English premier, dies at 77 on this day in history.
1612 Death of Hugh Broughton, English scholar (b. 1549) on August - 04.
1633 George Abbott, English theologist/archbishop of Canterbury, dies at 60 on this day in history.
1639 On August - 04 juan R Alarcon y Mendoza, Mexican/Spanish playwright, dies at 58
1666 On this day in history death of johan Evertsen, ltalian admiral of Zeeland, lynched in Brielle
1708 On August - 04 vincenzo De Grandis, composer, dies at 77
1712 On August - 04 johann Jacob de Neufville, composer, dies at 27
1718 Death of René Lepage de Ste-Claire, lord-founder of the town of Rimouski, in New France (b. 1656) on this day in history.
1727 On August - 04 death of victor-Maurice, comte de Broglie, French general (b. 1647)
1741 On this day in history death of andrew Hamilton, American lawyer
1778 On this day in history death of pierre de Rigaud, French colonial governor in North America (b. 1698)
1795 On this day in history death of timothy Ruggles, American-born Tory politician (b. 1711)
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 August - 04.
1850 On August - 04 frantisek Tucek, composer, dies at 68
1856 Johann Gottlieb Schneider, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1859 On this day in history death of jean Vianney, French parish priest (b. 1786)
1873 On August - 04 death of viktor Hartmann, Russian painter (b. 1834)
1875 Hans Christian Andersen, Danish fairy tale writer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
1889 On August - 04 carl Ludwig Amand Mangold, composer, dies at 75
1891 George Washington Williams, historian (History of Negro), dies at 41 on August - 04.
1900 On August - 04 death of isaac Levitan, Russian painter (b. 1860)