Famous Deaths In August - 08
Sunday, 25 September 2022
0117 On August - 08 mark Ulpius Trajanus, adopted son of emperor Nerva/emperor, dies
0869 On August - 08 lotharius II, King of Middle-France (Lotharingen) (855-869), dies
1445 Death of Oswald von Wolkenstein, Austrian composer on August - 08.
1506 On this day in history 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 Finé, French mathematician (b. 1494) on this day in history.
1588 Death of Alonso Sánchez Coello, Spanish painter on August - 08.
1604 On August - 08 death of horio Tadauji, Japanese warlord (b. 1578)
1616 On August - 08 death of cornelis Ketel, Dutch portrait painter/poet, buried at 68
1631 Death of Konstantinas Sirvydas, Lithuanian lexicographer (b. 1579) on August - 08.
1684 Death of George Booth, 1st Baron Delamer (b. 1622) on this day in history.
1685 Sassoferrato, [Giovanni B Salvi], Ital painter (Madonna), dies at 75 on this day in history.
1694 On this day in history antoine Arnauld [le grand Arnauld], French lawyer/theology, dies at 82
1700 On this day in history matthias Henriksen Schacht, composer, dies at 40
1705 On August - 08 death of willem Roukens, mayor (Nimegen ort Nimeguen), beheaded
1747 On this day in history death of madeleine de Verchères, New France heroine (b. 1678)
1759 On this day in history karl Heinrich Graun, German composer, dies at 55
1788 On August - 08 louis FAD Duke the Richelieu, French marshal, dies at 92
1816 On this day in history blas de Laserna, composer, dies at 65
1827 On this day in history george Canning, British minister of Foreign affairs, dies at 57
1828 Death of Carl Peter Thunberg, Swedish naturalist (b. 1743) on August - 08.
1834 On August - 08 silvestro Palma, composer, dies at 80
1863 Death of Angus MacAskill known as 'Giant MacAskill', circus performer (b.1825) on this day in history.
1879 Death of Immanuel Hermann Fichte, German philosopher (b. 1797) on this day in history.
1887 Death of Alexander William Doniphan, American lawyer and soldier (b. 1808) on this day in history.
1888 Friedrich Wilhelm Jahns, composer, dies at 79 on August - 08.
1897 Jacob Burckhardt, Swiss cultural historian, dies at 79 on this day in history.
1898 Death of Eugène Boudin, French painter (b. 1824) on August - 08.
1902 On August - 08 jean Y Y Tissot, French painter/illustrator, dies
1908 Joseph [Maria] Olbrich, architect (Wiener Sezession), dies at 40 on this day in history.
1911 Death of William P. Frye, American politician (b. 1830) on this day in history.
1918 Gertrude E Durden Rush, US composer/playwright, dies at 38 on August - 08.
1921 Juhani Aho, Fins journalist/writer (Panu, Tuomio), dies at 59 on this day in history.
1928 On this day in history stjepan Radic, founder/leader (Croatian Boer party), dies