Famous Deaths In August - 13
Monday, 20 January 2020
0586 On this day in history death of radegund, wife of Clotaire I
0587 Radegundis, daughter of Thurings king Berthar/saint, dies on this day in history.
0662 Maximus Confessor, Greek theologist/crusader, dies on this day in history.
0900 On August - 13 zwentibold, king of Lutherans (895-900), dies in battle at 29
1134 Irene [Pirisca], Byzantine empress, dies on August - 13.
1191 Philips van Heinsberg, archbishop of Cologne, dies on August - 13.
1278 Daikaku, Zen teacher Rinzai line/head of Kenchoji, dies in Japan at 65 on August - 13.
1382 On August - 13 death of eleanor of Aragon, wife of John I of Castile (b. 1358)
1523 Death of Gerard David, Flemish painter on August - 13.
1617 On August - 13 death of johann Jakob Grynaeus, Swiss Protestant clergyman (b. 1540)
1637 On this day in history dirck J Bas, Dutch merchant/regent/govt leader (OIC), dies
1667 On August - 13 death of jeremy Taylor, Irish author and bishop (b. 1613)
1674 On this day in history lars Johnstown, [Lasse Lucidor], Swedish poet, dies at 35
1686 On August - 13 death of louis Maimbourg, French-born historian (b. 1610)
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 August - 13.
1749 On this day in history j E Schlegel, writer, dies
1762 On August - 13 john Alberti, theologist/philological, dies at 64
1787 On this day in history isaac de Pinto, merchant/lender/Dutch States-general, dies
1808 On August - 13 henri Hardouin, composer, dies at 81
1826 Death of RenĂ© LaĂ«nnec, French physician (b. 1781) on this day in history.
1841 On this day in history bernhard Heinrich Romberg, German composer, dies at 73
1860 On August - 13 danillo II, ruler of Montenegro, dies
1863 On this day in history death of eugĂ¨ne Delacroix, French painter (b. 1798)
1865 On August - 13 ignaz Semmelweis, gynecologist, dies at 47
1886 On this day in history adolf von Doss, composer, dies at 62
1895 Christian B Freiherr von Tauchnitz, German publisher (T Edition), dies on August - 13.
1896 On this day in history john Everett Millais, English painter, dies at 67
1897 Antonius von der Linde, Neth/German librarian, dies at 63 on this day in history.
1908 On August - 13 ira D Sankey, US evangelist/composer/singer (Gospel Hymns), dies at 67
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 On this day in history f August Bebel, German social-democrat, dies
1916 Fritz Steinbach, composer, dies at 61 on August - 13.