Famous Deaths In August - 28
Tuesday, 03 October 2023
0388 Death of Magnus Maximus, Spanish West Roman Emperor (383-88), executed on this day in history.
0430 On August - 28 aurelius Augustinus, church elder/thinker (Belijdenissen), dies at 75
0876 Louis the German, King of East France Empire (833-76), dies on August - 28.
1065 Death of Frederik van Luxembourg, duke of Neth-Lutherans (1046-65) on August - 28.
1341 On this day in history death of king Leo V of Armenia (b. 1309)
1481 Afonso V, King of Portugal, dies on this day in history.
1484 Death of Diogo, duke of Viseu, murdered on this day in history.
1539 Death of Lieven Pain, Flemish, beheaded at about 75 on August - 28.
1544 On this day in history alardus Aemstelredamus, priest/humanist, dies at about 53
1550 Nicolas Perrenot de Granvelle, Charles V's asst sec of state, dies on August - 28.
1645 On this day in history death of hugo Grotius, Dutch philosopher and writer (b. 1583)
1646 On August - 28 fulvio Testi, Italian poet (Poesie liriche), dies at 53
1647 Johann Dilliger, composer, dies at 53 on August - 28.
1654 Axel Gustafson Oxenstierna, Swedish earl/chancellor/regent, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1676 On this day in history joan Cererols, composer, dies at 57
1677 On August - 28 wallerand Vaillant, painter/engraver/etcher/cartoonist, dies at 54
1678 On this day in history death of john Berkeley, 1st Baron Berkeley of Stratton, English soldier (b. 1602)
1757 Death of David Hartley, English philosopher (b. 1705) on August - 28.
1767 Johann Schobert, composer, dies on this day in history.
1778 Jacob Wallenberg, Swedish writer/shipminister, dies on this day in history.
1784 On this day in history death of junÃpero Serra, Spanish missionary (b. 1713)
1793 On August - 28 adam-Philippe Custine, French earl/general/parliament member, dies
1798 On this day in history james Wilson, Scot/US judge/signer (Decl of Ind), dies at 55
1803 On August - 28 charles L Fournier, Flemish writer/painter, dies
1805 On August - 28 death of alexander Carlyle, Scottish church leader (b. 1722)
1818 Jean Baptiste Pointe du Sable, trader, founder of Chicago, dies on this day in history.
1820 Death of Andrew Ellicott, American surveyor (b. 1754) on August - 28.
1839 Death of William Smith, English geologist (b. 1769) on this day in history.
1885 On August - 28 julius Hopp, composer, dies at 66
1900 On this day in history henry Sidgwick, English philosopher (Women on University), dies
1903 August Labitzky, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
1914 Anatol Konstantinovich Lyadov, composer (Baba Yaga), dies at 59 [NS] on this day in history.
1916 Francis W Warre-Cornish, Engl vice-provost of Eton (1893-1916), dies on August - 28.
1919 On August - 28 louis Botha, South African Boer leader, dies