Famous Deaths In August - 06
Thursday, 05 August 2021
0258 Death of Sixtus II, bishop of Rome (257-58), beheaded on August - 06.
0523 Hormisdas, Pope (514-23), dies on this day in history.
0966 Death of Berengarius II, markgraaf of Ivrea/king of Italy (950-963) on this day in history.
1162 On August - 06 death of ramon Berenguer IV, Count of Barcelona
1195 On August - 06 henry de Leeuw, duke of Saxon/Bayern, dies
1221 On this day in history death of dominicus, Italian religious order founder (Dominicans)
1272 On this day in history stefanus V, prince of Transylvania/king of Hungary (1270-72), dies
1414 On August - 06 death of king Ladislas of Naples (b. 1377)
1458 On August - 06 callistus III, [Alfonso the Borja], Pope (1455-58), dies at 79
1548 On this day in history georg Rhau/Rhaw, German cantor/composer/music publisher, dies
1623 Anne Hathaway, wife of William Shakespeare, dies on August - 06.
1628 Death of Johannes Junius, Mayor of Bamberg (b. 1573) on August - 06.
1637 Ben Johnson, dramatist/playwright, dies at 65 on August - 06.
1645 Death of Lionel Cranfield, 1st Earl of Middlesex, English merchant (b. 1575) on this day in history.
1657 On this day in history death of bohdan Khmelnytsky, Polish-Lithuanian noble
1660 On this day in history diego Rodriguez de Silva Valezquez, Spanish (court)painter, dies at 61
1661 On August - 06 jacqueline-M-A the Sainte Madeleine Arnauld, French abbess, dies
1666 On this day in history tsjerk H de Vries, fleet guardian, dies in Battle at 43
1679 Death of John Snell, English royalist (b. 1629) on this day in history.
1686 Paul Hainlein, composer, dies at 60 on August - 06.
1695 Death of François de Harlay de Champvallon, French Catholic archbishop (b. 1625) on August - 06.
1718 Death of Jacob F Muller, [Sjako/Jaco], Germ/Neth crowd leader, beheaded at 28 on August - 06.
1727 On August - 06 francois Valentijn, vicar/writer, dies at 61
1746 On August - 06 christian VI, king of Denmark/Norway, dies
1753 Death of Georg Wilhelm Richmann, Russian physicist (struck by lightning) (b. 1711) on this day in history.
1759 Death of Eugene Aram, English philologist (b. 1704) on this day in history.
1775 Heinrich Nikolaus Gerber, composer, dies at 72 on August - 06.
1783 On August - 06 willem Bachiene, vicar/theologist/geography/astronomer, dies at 70
1784 On this day in history karl Kohaut, composer, dies at 57
1794 On August - 06 death of henry Bathurst, 2nd Earl Bathurst, British politician (b. 1714)
1799 On August - 06 joseph Friebert, composer, dies at 74
1815 Death of James A. Bayard (elder), United States Senator from Delaware (b. 1767) on August - 06.
1816 Karl Frieberth, composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1820 Antonin Vranicky, composer, dies at 59 on August - 06.