Famous Deaths In August - 15
Sunday, 18 August 2019
0069 Death of Servius Sulpicius Galba, 6th emperor of Rome (68-69), murdered on this day in history.
0423 On August - 15 flavius Honorius, emperor East Roman Republic (395-423), dies
0778 Death of Roland, Frankish commander on August - 15.
1038 Stefanus I, [Arpad], 1st king of Hungary, dies on this day in history.
1040 Death of King Duncan I of Scotland on this day in history.
1057 Death of Macbeth, King of Scotland, slain by son of King Duncan on August - 15.
1118 On August - 15 alexius I Comnenus, Emperor of Byzantium (1081-1118), dies
1196 Death of Conrad II, Duke of Swabia (b. 1173) on this day in history.
1274 Death of Robert de Sorbon, French theologian and founder of the Sorbonne (b. 1201) on this day in history.
1369 On August - 15 death of philippa of Hainault, Queen consort of Edward III of England
1464 On this day in history pius II, [Aenea S Piccolomini], Italian Pope (1458-64), dies at 58
1528 On August - 15 death of odet de Foix, Vicomte de Lautrec, French military leader (b. 1485)
1552 Death of Hermann of Wied, German Catholic archbishop (b. 1477) on August - 15.
1576 Baliny Valentin Bakfark, composer, dies on August - 15.
1600 On August - 15 johann Baptista Serranus, composer, dies at 60
1615 On August - 15 cornelis C Vrancx, Flemish poet/writer (Comfort of Soles), dies
1619 On this day in history miriam Bella, head of Jewish community of Cracow, dies
1621 On August - 15 death of john Barclay, Scottish writer (b. 1582)
1666 On this day in history johann A Schall von Bell, German missionary/astronomer, dies
1714 Death of Constantin Brâncoveanu, Prince of Wallachia (b. 1654) on August - 15.
1725 On this day in history gerard Noodt, lawyer, dies at 77
1728 On August - 15 marin Marias, composer, dies at 72
1729 Benjamin Neukirch, German poet (Herrn von Hofmannswaldau), dies at 64 on August - 15.
1758 On August - 15 pierre Bouguer, French mathematician (fotometrie), dies at 60
1798 Felice Alessandri, composer, dies at 50 on this day in history.
1799 Death of Giuseppe Parini, Italian poet (b. 1729) on August - 15.
1807 On August - 15 johann N Tetens, German/Danish philosopher/mathematician, dies at 70
1848 Timothy Olmstead, composer, dies at 88 on August - 15.
1852 Johan Gadolin, Finnish chemist (discovered yttrium), dies at 92 on August - 15.
1853 On August - 15 giovanni Battista Polledro, composer, dies at 72
1864 On this day in history daniel Phineas Woodbury, US engineer/Union general-major, dies
1880 On August - 15 death of adelaide Neilson, English Actress (b. 1848)
1901 On August - 15 karl Weinhold, Germany, sociologist, dies at 77
1907 Joseph Joachim, German violinist/composer, dies at 76 on August - 15.