Famous Deaths In August - 16
Sunday, 22 September 2019
1027 On this day in history death of giorgi I, King of Georgia (b. 998)
1297 Death of John II of Trebizond (b. 1262) on August - 16.
1327 Death of Roch, French saint (b. 1295) on this day in history.
1358 Death of Duke Albert II of Austria (b. 1298) on this day in history.
1419 Death of Wenceslaus, King of the Romans, King of Bohemia (b. 1361) on this day in history.
1443 On this day in history death of ashikaga Yoshikatsu, Japanese shogun (b. 1434)
1445 On August - 16 death of margaret of Scotland (Dauphine of France), wife of the future King Louis XI (b. 1424)
1508 On August - 16 henry van Stolberg & Wernigerode, Ger viceroy of Friesland, dies at 41
1518 Death of Loyset CompĂ¨re, French composer on August - 16.
1532 Death of John the Steadfast, Elector of Saxony (b. 1468) on this day in history.
1603 Silvio Antoniano, Italian cardinal/theologist (Tre libri), dies at 62 on this day in history.
1661 Thomas Fuller, English prime minister, dies at 53 on August - 16.
1675 On August - 16 bogdan Chmilnicki, cosack leader/murderer of 300,000 Jews, dies
1678 On August - 16 death of andrew Marvell, English poet (Definition of Love), ODs at 57
1705 Jean/Jacobus Bernouilli, Swiss mathematician, dies at 50 on August - 16.
1733 On this day in history death of matthew Tindal, English deist (b. 1657)
1738 Joe Miller, English comic, dies on August - 16.
1748 Pietro Giuseppe Sandoni, composer, dies at 63 on August - 16.
1786 Henri-Jacques de Croes, Flemish composer/bandmaster, dies at 80 on August - 16.
1791 Death of Charles-FranĂ§ois de Broglie, marquis de Ruffec, French soldier and diplomat (b. 1719) on this day in history.
1799 Vincenzo Manfredini, composer, dies at 61 on August - 16.
1807 Claude C Saunier, French furniture maker, dies at about 72 on this day in history.
1831 On August - 16 eduard Brendler, composer, dies at 30
1836 Death of Marc-Antoine Parseval, French mathematician (b. 1755) on this day in history.
1854 On August - 16 duncan Phyfe, furniture maker, dies
1855 On this day in history death of henry Colburn, British publisher (b. ?)
1864 On this day in history john Randolph Chambliss Jr, planter/Confederate, dies in battle at 31
1870 On August - 16 ludvig Anton Edmund Passy, composer, dies at 80
1886 On August - 16 swami Ramakrishna, Indies philosopher, dies at 50
1888 On August - 16 death of john Pemberton, American druggist and inventor of Coca-Cola (b. 1831)
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 Eca de Queiroz, writer, dies on August - 16.