Famous Deaths In August - 28
Monday, 18 February 2019
0388 Death of Magnus Maximus, Spanish West Roman Emperor (383-88), executed on August - 28.
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 this day in history.
1065 On this day in history death of frederik van Luxembourg, duke of Neth-Lutherans (1046-65)
1341 Death of King Leo V of Armenia (b. 1309) on this day in history.
1481 Afonso V, King of Portugal, dies on this day in history.
1484 On this day in history death of diogo, duke of Viseu, murdered
1539 Death of Lieven Pain, Flemish, beheaded at about 75 on this day in history.
1544 Alardus Aemstelredamus, priest/humanist, dies at about 53 on this day in history.
1550 On this day in history nicolas Perrenot de Granvelle, Charles V's asst sec of state, dies
1645 On August - 28 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 this day in history.
1654 On this day in history axel Gustafson Oxenstierna, Swedish earl/chancellor/regent, dies at 71
1676 On August - 28 joan Cererols, composer, dies at 57
1677 Wallerand Vaillant, painter/engraver/etcher/cartoonist, dies at 54 on this day in history.
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 August - 28.
1778 Jacob Wallenberg, Swedish writer/shipminister, dies on August - 28.
1784 On August - 28 death of junípero Serra, Spanish missionary (b. 1713)
1793 On August - 28 adam-Philippe Custine, French earl/general/parliament member, dies
1798 James Wilson, Scot/US judge/signer (Decl of Ind), dies at 55 on August - 28.
1803 On this day in history charles L Fournier, Flemish writer/painter, dies
1805 Death of Alexander Carlyle, Scottish church leader (b. 1722) on August - 28.
1818 Jean Baptiste Pointe du Sable, trader, founder of Chicago, dies on August - 28.
1820 On August - 28 death of andrew Ellicott, American surveyor (b. 1754)
1839 On August - 28 death of william Smith, English geologist (b. 1769)
1885 On August - 28 julius Hopp, composer, dies at 66
1900 On August - 28 henry Sidgwick, English philosopher (Women on University), dies
1903 On August - 28 august Labitzky, composer, dies at 70
1914 On this day in history anatol Konstantinovich Lyadov, composer (Baba Yaga), dies at 59 [NS]
1916 Francis W Warre-Cornish, Engl vice-provost of Eton (1893-1916), dies on this day in history.
1919 On this day in history louis Botha, South African Boer leader, dies