Famous Deaths In August - 14
Friday, 30 July 2021
0582 On this day in history death of tiberius II Constantine, Byzantine Emperor
1167 On this day in history raynald van Dassel, archbishop of Cologne, dies
1204 Death of Minamoto no Yoriie, Japanese shogun (b. 1182) on this day in history.
1390 Death of John FitzAlan, 2nd Baron Arundel, English soldier (b. 1364) on August - 14.
1433 On August - 14 johan I, king of Portugal (1383-1433), dies at 76
1573 On August - 14 death of saitō Tatsuoki, Japanese warlord (b. 1548)
1587 On this day in history gugliemo Gonzaga, composer, dies at 49
1652 On August - 14 abraham Elsevier, book publisher/publisher, dies at 60
1691 On this day in history death of richard Talbot, 1st Earl of Tyrconnel, Irish rebel (b. 1630)
1704 Death of Roland Laporte, French Protestant leader (b. 1675) on this day in history.
1727 William Croft, composer, dies at 48 on August - 14.
1763 On August - 14 giovanni Battista Somis, composer, dies at 76
1774 On this day in history death of johann Jakob Reiske, German physician (b. 1716)
1778 On August - 14 augustus Montague Toplady, hymn writer (Rock of Ages), dies
1784 Death of Nathaniel Hone, Irish-born painter (b. 1718) on August - 14.
1785 On this day in history john William Fletcher, evangelist, dies
1788 On this day in history thomas Sheridan, actor/biographer/lexicographer (Intelligencer), dies
1794 George Colman, the Elder, playwright, dies on this day in history.
1833 On August - 14 luigi Cagnola, architect, dies
1834 On this day in history friedrich Christian Ruppe, composer, dies at 63
1844 On this day in history henry Francis Cary, translator (Dante), dies
1856 On this day in history william Buckland, dean (Westminister)/geologist, dies
1858 On August - 14 george Combe, phrenologist, dies
1860 On August - 14 death of andré Marie Constant Duméril, French zoologist (b. 1774)
1863 On August - 14 colin Campbell, British officer (Cawnpore), dies at 70
1867 Niccola Benvenuti, composer, dies at 84 on August - 14.
1870 On August - 14 david [James] Glasgow Farragut, admiral, dies
1874 Death of Jonathan Clarkson Gibbs, American politician (b. 1821) on this day in history.
1884 Arnoldus Pannevis, South African shipping agent/linguist, dies at 46 on August - 14.
1887 Richard Jeffries, naturalist/essayist, dies on this day in history.
1891 On August - 14 johnny Mullagh, cricketer (Aboriginal tourist 1868), dies
1905 Mohammed Abdoe, Egyptian writing expert (Al'Oerwah al-Woethka), dies on this day in history.
1922 On this day in history alfred CW Harmsworth, 1st viscount Northcliffe/newspaper magnate, dies
1923 On August - 14 jacob T Cremer, pres (Dutch Handel-Mij), dies at 76