Famous Deaths In August - 13
Saturday, 06 June 2020
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 August - 13.
0900 Zwentibold, king of Lutherans (895-900), dies in battle at 29 on August - 13.
1134 Irene [Pirisca], Byzantine empress, dies on August - 13.
1191 On this day in history philips van Heinsberg, archbishop of Cologne, dies
1278 On August - 13 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 this day in history.
1523 On this day in history death of gerard David, Flemish painter
1617 On August - 13 death of johann Jakob Grynaeus, Swiss Protestant clergyman (b. 1540)
1637 On August - 13 dirck J Bas, Dutch merchant/regent/govt leader (OIC), dies
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 August - 13.
1686 On August - 13 death of louis Maimbourg, French-born historian (b. 1610)
1721 Death of Jacques Lelong, French bibliographer (b. 1665) on August - 13.
1744 On this day in history death of john Cruger, Dutch-born Mayor of New York (b. 1678)
1749 On this day in history j E Schlegel, writer, dies
1762 On this day in history john Alberti, theologist/philological, dies at 64
1787 Isaac de Pinto, merchant/lender/Dutch States-general, dies on this day in history.
1808 Henri Hardouin, composer, dies at 81 on this day in history.
1826 On August - 13 death of renĂ© LaĂ«nnec, French physician (b. 1781)
1841 On August - 13 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 Adolf von Doss, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
1895 On this day in history christian B Freiherr von Tauchnitz, German publisher (T Edition), dies
1896 On August - 13 john Everett Millais, English painter, dies at 67
1897 Antonius von der Linde, Neth/German librarian, dies at 63 on August - 13.
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 F August Bebel, German social-democrat, dies on August - 13.
1916 Fritz Steinbach, composer, dies at 61 on August - 13.