Famous Deaths In August - 16
Monday, 20 January 2020
1027 On August - 16 death of giorgi I, King of Georgia (b. 998)
1297 On this day in history death of john II of Trebizond (b. 1262)
1327 Death of Roch, French saint (b. 1295) on this day in history.
1358 Death of Duke Albert II of Austria (b. 1298) on August - 16.
1419 Death of Wenceslaus, King of the Romans, King of Bohemia (b. 1361) on this day in history.
1443 Death of Ashikaga Yoshikatsu, Japanese shogun (b. 1434) on August - 16.
1445 On August - 16 death of margaret of Scotland (Dauphine of France), wife of the future King Louis XI (b. 1424)
1508 Henry van Stolberg & Wernigerode, Ger viceroy of Friesland, dies at 41 on this day in history.
1518 Death of Loyset CompĂ¨re, French composer on this day in history.
1532 Death of John the Steadfast, Elector of Saxony (b. 1468) on August - 16.
1603 On August - 16 silvio Antoniano, Italian cardinal/theologist (Tre libri), dies at 62
1661 Thomas Fuller, English prime minister, dies at 53 on this day in history.
1675 On this day in history bogdan Chmilnicki, cosack leader/murderer of 300,000 Jews, dies
1678 Death of Andrew Marvell, English poet (Definition of Love), ODs at 57 on August - 16.
1705 On August - 16 jean/Jacobus Bernouilli, Swiss mathematician, dies at 50
1733 On August - 16 death of matthew Tindal, English deist (b. 1657)
1738 On August - 16 joe Miller, English comic, dies
1748 On this day in history pietro Giuseppe Sandoni, composer, dies at 63
1786 Henri-Jacques de Croes, Flemish composer/bandmaster, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1791 On this day in history death of charles-FranĂ§ois de Broglie, marquis de Ruffec, French soldier and diplomat (b. 1719)
1799 Vincenzo Manfredini, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1807 On this day in history claude C Saunier, French furniture maker, dies at about 72
1831 On August - 16 eduard Brendler, composer, dies at 30
1836 Death of Marc-Antoine Parseval, French mathematician (b. 1755) on August - 16.
1854 On August - 16 duncan Phyfe, furniture maker, dies
1855 Death of Henry Colburn, British publisher (b. ?) on August - 16.
1864 On August - 16 john Randolph Chambliss Jr, planter/Confederate, dies in battle at 31
1870 On August - 16 ludvig Anton Edmund Passy, composer, dies at 80
1886 Swami Ramakrishna, Indies philosopher, dies at 50 on this day in history.
1888 Death of John Pemberton, American druggist and inventor of Coca-Cola (b. 1831) on this day in history.
1893 On this day in history death of jean-Martin Charcot, French neurologist (b. 1825)
1894 On August - 16 herman van der Tuuk, Dutch linguist (Toba Batak grammar), dies at 70
1899 Death of Robert Wilhelm Bunsen, German chemist (b. 1811) on this day in history.
1900 On this day in history eca de Queiroz, writer, dies