Famous Deaths In August - 13
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
0586 On August - 13 death of radegund, wife of Clotaire I
0587 On this day in history radegundis, daughter of Thurings king Berthar/saint, dies
0662 Maximus Confessor, Greek theologist/crusader, dies on this day in history.
0900 Zwentibold, king of Lutherans (895-900), dies in battle at 29 on this day in history.
1134 Irene [Pirisca], Byzantine empress, dies on this day in history.
1191 On August - 13 philips van Heinsberg, archbishop of Cologne, dies
1278 Daikaku, Zen teacher Rinzai line/head of Kenchoji, dies in Japan at 65 on August - 13.
1382 Death of Eleanor of Aragon, wife of John I of Castile (b. 1358) on August - 13.
1523 On this day in history death of gerard David, Flemish painter
1617 Death of Johann Jakob Grynaeus, Swiss Protestant clergyman (b. 1540) on this day in history.
1637 On this day in history dirck J Bas, Dutch merchant/regent/govt leader (OIC), dies
1667 On this day in history death of jeremy Taylor, Irish author and bishop (b. 1613)
1674 On August - 13 lars Johnstown, [Lasse Lucidor], Swedish poet, dies at 35
1686 Death of Louis Maimbourg, French-born historian (b. 1610) on this day in history.
1721 Death of Jacques Lelong, French bibliographer (b. 1665) on this day in history.
1744 On August - 13 death of john Cruger, Dutch-born Mayor of New York (b. 1678)
1749 On August - 13 j E Schlegel, writer, dies
1762 John Alberti, theologist/philological, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1787 Isaac de Pinto, merchant/lender/Dutch States-general, dies on August - 13.
1808 Henri Hardouin, composer, dies at 81 on August - 13.
1826 Death of RenĂ© LaĂ«nnec, French physician (b. 1781) on August - 13.
1841 On this day in history bernhard Heinrich Romberg, German composer, dies at 73
1860 Danillo II, ruler of Montenegro, dies on August - 13.
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 this day in history.
1896 On August - 13 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 this day in history ira D Sankey, US evangelist/composer/singer (Gospel Hymns), dies at 67
1910 On August - 13 florence Nightingale, English nurse, dies at 90
1912 Jules EF Massenet, French opera composer (Werther, Manon), dies at 70 on August - 13.
1913 On August - 13 f August Bebel, German social-democrat, dies
1916 On August - 13 fritz Steinbach, composer, dies at 61