Famous Deaths In August - 22
Saturday, 31 July 2021
0408 Flavius Stilicho, West Roman field leader (395-408), dies at 48 on this day in history.
0634 Abd Allah Abu Bekr, Arabic merchant/1st kalief of Islam, dies on August - 22.
1155 On August - 22 death of konoe, Emperor of Japan (b. 1139)
1188 On this day in history death of ferdinand II, King of Leon (b. 1137)
1241 Gregory IX, [Ugolino di Segni], Italian Pope, dies on August - 22.
1280 Nicholas III, [Giovanni Gaetano Orsini], Italian Pope (1277-80), dies on this day in history.
1286 On August - 22 death of erik V Klipping, king of Denmark, murdered
1304 On August - 22 death of john II, Count of Hainaut (b. 1247)
1350 Philips VI, of Valois, King of France (1328-50), dies on this day in history.
1358 Death of Isabella, Queen of England (b. circa 1295) on this day in history.
1367 Egidius AC Albornor, Spanish archbishop of Toledo, dies at about 57 on August - 22.
1485 Death of Richard III, king of England (1483-85), killed in battle at 32 on this day in history.
1532 On August - 22 william Warham, English archbishop of Canterbury (1502-32), dies at 82
1553 Death of John Dudley, English Lord Admiral/premier (1551-53), beheaded on August - 22.
1572 On August - 22 death of thomas Percy, 7th Earl of Northumberland (b. 1528)
1584 On this day in history death of jan Kochanowski, Polish writer (b. 1530)
1599 On August - 22 death of beatrice Cenci, Italian noblewoman (b. 1577)
1607 On this day in history death of bartholomew Gosnold, English explorer and privateer (b. 1572)
1609 Death of Maharal of Prague, Jewish mystic and philosopher (b. 1525) on August - 22.
1652 On this day in history death of jacob De la Gardie, Swedish soldier and statesman (b. 1583)
1680 On August - 22 johann Georg II, Elector of Saxony (1656-80), dies at 67
1701 Death of John Granville, 1st Earl of Bath, English royalist statesman (b. 1628) on August - 22.
1711 Death of Louis François, duc de Boufflers, French marshal (b. 1644) on August - 22.
1752 On August - 22 death of william Whiston, English mathematician (b. 1667)
1755 On August - 22 caspar Burman, historian/mayor (Utrecht), dies
1773 Death of George Lyttelton, English writer and politician (b. 1709) on August - 22.
1793 On August - 22 louis Duke de Noailles, marshal of France, dies at 80
1797 On August - 22 death of dagobert Sigmund von Wurmser, Alsatian-born Austrian general (b. 1724)
1801 On August - 22 pieter G van Overstraten, gov-gen of Neth-Indies, dies at 46
1806 On this day in history death of jean-Honoré Fragonard, French artist (b. 1732)
1818 On August - 22 warren Hastings, 1st governor-general of India (1773-84), dies at 85
1828 Franz Joseph Gall, German/French physician (frenology), dies at 70 on August - 22.
1831 On this day in history john White, composer, dies at 52
1850 On August - 22 nikolaus Lenau, writer, dies at 48