Famous Deaths In August - 08
Thursday, 14 November 2019
0117 On August - 08 mark Ulpius Trajanus, adopted son of emperor Nerva/emperor, dies
0869 Lotharius II, King of Middle-France (Lotharingen) (855-869), dies on this day in history.
1445 On August - 08 death of oswald von Wolkenstein, Austrian composer
1506 On August - 08 sesshu Toyo, Zen monk/painter, dies in Yamaguchi Japan at 86
1553 Death of Girolamo Fracastoro, Italian physician (b. 1478) on this day in history.
1555 Death of Oronce FinĂ©, French mathematician (b. 1494) on August - 08.
1588 Death of Alonso SĂˇnchez Coello, Spanish painter on August - 08.
1604 On this day in history death of horio Tadauji, Japanese warlord (b. 1578)
1616 Death of Cornelis Ketel, Dutch portrait painter/poet, buried at 68 on this day in history.
1631 Death of Konstantinas Sirvydas, Lithuanian lexicographer (b. 1579) on this day in history.
1684 Death of George Booth, 1st Baron Delamer (b. 1622) on this day in history.
1685 On August - 08 sassoferrato, [Giovanni B Salvi], Ital painter (Madonna), dies at 75
1694 On August - 08 antoine Arnauld [le grand Arnauld], French lawyer/theology, dies at 82
1700 Matthias Henriksen Schacht, composer, dies at 40 on August - 08.
1705 On this day in history death of willem Roukens, mayor (Nimegen ort Nimeguen), beheaded
1747 Death of Madeleine de VerchĂ¨res, New France heroine (b. 1678) on this day in history.
1759 Karl Heinrich Graun, German composer, dies at 55 on August - 08.
1788 On this day in history louis FAD Duke the Richelieu, French marshal, dies at 92
1816 On August - 08 blas de Laserna, composer, dies at 65
1827 George Canning, British minister of Foreign affairs, dies at 57 on August - 08.
1828 Death of Carl Peter Thunberg, Swedish naturalist (b. 1743) on August - 08.
1834 On this day in history silvestro Palma, composer, dies at 80
1863 On August - 08 death of angus MacAskill known as 'Giant MacAskill', circus performer (b.1825)
1879 Death of Immanuel Hermann Fichte, German philosopher (b. 1797) on August - 08.
1887 Death of Alexander William Doniphan, American lawyer and soldier (b. 1808) on August - 08.
1888 On this day in history friedrich Wilhelm Jahns, composer, dies at 79
1897 Jacob Burckhardt, Swiss cultural historian, dies at 79 on this day in history.
1898 On this day in history death of eugĂ¨ne Boudin, French painter (b. 1824)
1902 On August - 08 jean Y Y Tissot, French painter/illustrator, dies
1908 On this day in history joseph [Maria] Olbrich, architect (Wiener Sezession), dies at 40
1911 Death of William P. Frye, American politician (b. 1830) on August - 08.
1918 Gertrude E Durden Rush, US composer/playwright, dies at 38 on August - 08.
1921 On August - 08 juhani Aho, Fins journalist/writer (Panu, Tuomio), dies at 59
1928 Stjepan Radic, founder/leader (Croatian Boer party), dies on this day in history.