Famous Deaths In August - 13
Tuesday, 21 May 2019
0586 On August - 13 death of radegund, wife of Clotaire I
0587 Radegundis, daughter of Thurings king Berthar/saint, dies on August - 13.
0662 On August - 13 maximus Confessor, Greek theologist/crusader, dies
0900 On August - 13 zwentibold, king of Lutherans (895-900), dies in battle at 29
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 this day in history.
1523 Death of Gerard David, Flemish painter on August - 13.
1617 Death of Johann Jakob Grynaeus, Swiss Protestant clergyman (b. 1540) on August - 13.
1637 Dirck J Bas, Dutch merchant/regent/govt leader (OIC), dies on August - 13.
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 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 J E Schlegel, writer, dies on August - 13.
1762 John Alberti, theologist/philological, dies at 64 on August - 13.
1787 Isaac de Pinto, merchant/lender/Dutch States-general, dies on this day in history.
1808 Henri Hardouin, composer, dies at 81 on August - 13.
1826 Death of René Laënnec, French physician (b. 1781) on August - 13.
1841 Bernhard Heinrich Romberg, German composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1860 On August - 13 danillo II, ruler of Montenegro, dies
1863 Death of Eugène Delacroix, French painter (b. 1798) on this day in history.
1865 Ignaz Semmelweis, gynecologist, dies at 47 on this day in history.
1886 Adolf von Doss, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
1895 On August - 13 christian B Freiherr von Tauchnitz, German publisher (T Edition), dies
1896 John Everett Millais, English painter, dies at 67 on August - 13.
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 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.