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Famous Deaths In August - 26

Thursday, 05 August 2021

1278  On this day in history ottokar II, King of Bohemia (1253-78), dies in battle  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1346  Jan de Blinde, King of Bohemia/count of Luxemburg, dies in battle on August - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1349  On August - 26 death of thomas Bradwardine, Archbishop of Canterbury  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1368  Engelbrecht van der Mark, prince-Bishop of Luik (1345-64), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1486  Ernst I, ruler of Saxon (1464-86), dies at 45 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1518  On this day in history death of giberto X, Italian mister of Correggio/husband of Veronica Gambara  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1551  Death of Margareta Leijonhufvud, queen of Gustav I of Sweden (b. 1516) on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1572  Death of Petrus Ramus, French philosopher (b. 1515) on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1595  On this day in history death of antonio, Prior of Crato, claimant to the throne of Portugal (b. 1531)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1616  On August - 26 johan van de Veeken, merchant/co-founder (VOC), dies at 66  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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1661  Louis Couperin, composer, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1666  On August - 26 death of frans Hals, Dutch painter (b. circa 1580)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1683  Christoph Schultze, composer, dies at 76 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1712  On this day in history sebastian Anton Scherer, composer, dies at 80  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1714  On this day in history death of edward Fowler, English Bishop of Gloucester (b. 1632)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1723  On this day in history thonis van Leeuwenhoek, biologist/inventor (microscope), dies at 90  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1770  On this day in history domingos dos Reis Quita, Portuguese playwright/poet, dies at 42  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1785  Death of George Germain, 1st Viscount Sackville, British soldier and politician (b. 1716) on August - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1813  On August - 26 daniel Gottlob Turk, composer, dies at 63  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1832  Henryk Klein, composer, dies at 96 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1849  Jacques-Fereol Mazas, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1850  On this day in history death of louis-Philippe of France (b. 1773)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1860  On this day in history friedrich Silcher, composer, dies at 71  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1863  John Buchanan Floyd, US min of War (1857-60)/Confederate general, dies on August - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1865  On August - 26 johann F Encke, German astronomer (Comet Encke), dies at 73  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1869  On this day in history henri Leys, Flemish painter, dies at 54  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1873  Carl Wilhelm, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1894  PPH van Ham, general-major, dies in battle on Lombok on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1908  On August - 26 death of tony Pastor, American vaudeville performer (b. 1837)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1910  On this day in history death of william James, American psychologist and philosopher (b. 1842)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1915  Death of John Bunny American comedian (b. 1863) on August - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1921  Ludwig Thoma, writer, dies on August - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1930  On this day in history lon Chaney, actor (Thunder, Big City, Unholy 3), dies at 47  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1944  Death of Adam von Trott zu Solz, German diplomat (b. 1909) on August - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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Famous Birthdays In August - 26

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1469  Ferdinand II of Naples (d. 1496) was born on August - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1540  King Magnus of Livonia (d. 1583) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1596  On this day in history birth of frederik V, king of Bohemia (White Mountain)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1627  On August - 26 birth of thomas Bullis, composer  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1676  Robert Walpole, (Whig) British PM (1721-42) [NS=Sept 5] was born on August - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1687  Willem the Fesch, Dutch violinist/composer (Joseph) was born on August - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1694  Elisha Williams, American rector of Yale College (d. 1755) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1726  On August - 26 birth of karl Kohaut, composer  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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