Famous Deaths In August - 13
Saturday, 27 February 2021
0586 On this day in history death of radegund, wife of Clotaire I
0587 Radegundis, daughter of Thurings king Berthar/saint, dies on August - 13.
0662 Maximus Confessor, Greek theologist/crusader, dies on August - 13.
0900 On this day in history zwentibold, king of Lutherans (895-900), dies in battle at 29
1134 On this day in history irene [Pirisca], Byzantine empress, dies
1191 Philips van Heinsberg, archbishop of Cologne, dies on this day in history.
1278 On August - 13 daikaku, Zen teacher Rinzai line/head of Kenchoji, dies in Japan at 65
1382 On August - 13 death of eleanor of Aragon, wife of John I of Castile (b. 1358)
1523 On August - 13 death of gerard David, Flemish painter
1617 On August - 13 death of johann Jakob Grynaeus, Swiss Protestant clergyman (b. 1540)
1637 Dirck J Bas, Dutch merchant/regent/govt leader (OIC), dies on this day in history.
1667 Death of Jeremy Taylor, Irish author and bishop (b. 1613) on August - 13.
1674 Lars Johnstown, [Lasse Lucidor], Swedish poet, dies at 35 on this day in history.
1686 Death of Louis Maimbourg, French-born historian (b. 1610) on this day in history.
1721 On this day in history death of jacques Lelong, French bibliographer (b. 1665)
1744 Death of John Cruger, Dutch-born Mayor of New York (b. 1678) on this day in history.
1749 J E Schlegel, writer, dies on August - 13.
1762 On this day in history john Alberti, theologist/philological, dies at 64
1787 Isaac de Pinto, merchant/lender/Dutch States-general, dies on August - 13.
1808 On August - 13 henri Hardouin, composer, dies at 81
1826 Death of René Laënnec, French physician (b. 1781) on this day in history.
1841 On August - 13 bernhard Heinrich Romberg, German composer, dies at 73
1860 On this day in history danillo II, ruler of Montenegro, dies
1863 On August - 13 death of eugène Delacroix, French painter (b. 1798)
1865 On this day in history ignaz Semmelweis, gynecologist, dies at 47
1886 Adolf von Doss, composer, dies at 62 on August - 13.
1895 On this day in history christian B Freiherr von Tauchnitz, German publisher (T Edition), dies
1896 On this day in history john Everett Millais, English painter, dies at 67
1897 On August - 13 antonius von der Linde, Neth/German librarian, dies at 63
1908 Ira D Sankey, US evangelist/composer/singer (Gospel Hymns), dies at 67 on August - 13.
1910 On August - 13 florence Nightingale, English nurse, dies at 90
1912 On August - 13 jules EF Massenet, French opera composer (Werther, Manon), dies at 70
1913 F August Bebel, German social-democrat, dies on August - 13.
1916 On August - 13 fritz Steinbach, composer, dies at 61