Famous Deaths In August - 14
Friday, 24 January 2020
0582 On August - 14 death of tiberius II Constantine, Byzantine Emperor
1167 On August - 14 raynald van Dassel, archbishop of Cologne, dies
1204 On this day in history death of minamoto no Yoriie, Japanese shogun (b. 1182)
1390 Death of John FitzAlan, 2nd Baron Arundel, English soldier (b. 1364) on August - 14.
1433 On this day in history johan I, king of Portugal (1383-1433), dies at 76
1573 Death of SaitĹŤ Tatsuoki, Japanese warlord (b. 1548) on August - 14.
1587 Gugliemo Gonzaga, composer, dies at 49 on this day in history.
1652 On August - 14 abraham Elsevier, book publisher/publisher, dies at 60
1691 Death of Richard Talbot, 1st Earl of Tyrconnel, Irish rebel (b. 1630) on August - 14.
1704 Death of Roland Laporte, French Protestant leader (b. 1675) on August - 14.
1727 On this day in history william Croft, composer, dies at 48
1763 On this day in history giovanni Battista Somis, composer, dies at 76
1774 Death of Johann Jakob Reiske, German physician (b. 1716) on August - 14.
1778 On August - 14 augustus Montague Toplady, hymn writer (Rock of Ages), dies
1784 On this day in history death of nathaniel Hone, Irish-born painter (b. 1718)
1785 On August - 14 john William Fletcher, evangelist, dies
1788 On this day in history thomas Sheridan, actor/biographer/lexicographer (Intelligencer), dies
1794 On August - 14 george Colman, the Elder, playwright, dies
1833 On this day in history luigi Cagnola, architect, dies
1834 On August - 14 friedrich Christian Ruppe, composer, dies at 63
1844 Henry Francis Cary, translator (Dante), dies on August - 14.
1856 On August - 14 william Buckland, dean (Westminister)/geologist, dies
1858 George Combe, phrenologist, dies on August - 14.
1860 Death of AndrĂ© Marie Constant DumĂ©ril, French zoologist (b. 1774) on August - 14.
1863 On this day in history colin Campbell, British officer (Cawnpore), dies at 70
1867 On August - 14 niccola Benvenuti, composer, dies at 84
1870 On this day in history david [James] Glasgow Farragut, admiral, dies
1874 Death of Jonathan Clarkson Gibbs, American politician (b. 1821) on this day in history.
1884 On this day in history arnoldus Pannevis, South African shipping agent/linguist, dies at 46
1887 On this day in history richard Jeffries, naturalist/essayist, dies
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 Alfred CW Harmsworth, 1st viscount Northcliffe/newspaper magnate, dies on August - 14.
1923 On August - 14 jacob T Cremer, pres (Dutch Handel-Mij), dies at 76