Famous Deaths In August - 13
Monday, 22 July 2019
0586 Death of Radegund, wife of Clotaire I on August - 13.
0587 On August - 13 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 August - 13.
1191 Philips van Heinsberg, archbishop of Cologne, dies on this day in history.
1278 On this day in history daikaku, Zen teacher Rinzai line/head of Kenchoji, dies in Japan at 65
1382 Death of Eleanor of Aragon, wife of John I of Castile (b. 1358) on August - 13.
1523 On August - 13 death of gerard David, Flemish painter
1617 Death of Johann Jakob Grynaeus, Swiss Protestant clergyman (b. 1540) on this day in history.
1637 Dirck J Bas, Dutch merchant/regent/govt leader (OIC), dies on August - 13.
1667 Death of Jeremy Taylor, Irish author and bishop (b. 1613) on August - 13.
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 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 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 On this day in history 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 Ignaz Semmelweis, gynecologist, dies at 47 on August - 13.
1886 On this day in history adolf von Doss, composer, dies at 62
1895 On this day in history christian B Freiherr von Tauchnitz, German publisher (T Edition), dies
1896 John Everett Millais, English painter, dies at 67 on this day in history.
1897 On August - 13 antonius von der Linde, Neth/German librarian, dies at 63
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 Fritz Steinbach, composer, dies at 61 on August - 13.