Famous Deaths In August - 28
Friday, 03 April 2020
0388 On this day in history death of magnus Maximus, Spanish West Roman Emperor (383-88), executed
0430 On this day in history 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 On August - 28 death of king Leo V of Armenia (b. 1309)
1481 Afonso V, King of Portugal, dies on August - 28.
1484 On this day in history death of diogo, duke of Viseu, murdered
1539 On August - 28 death of lieven Pain, Flemish, beheaded at about 75
1544 On August - 28 alardus Aemstelredamus, priest/humanist, dies at about 53
1550 On this day in history nicolas Perrenot de Granvelle, Charles V's asst sec of state, dies
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 On this day in history johann Dilliger, composer, dies at 53
1654 On August - 28 axel Gustafson Oxenstierna, Swedish earl/chancellor/regent, dies at 71
1676 On August - 28 joan Cererols, composer, dies at 57
1677 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1767 On August - 28 johann Schobert, composer, dies
1778 Jacob Wallenberg, Swedish writer/shipminister, dies on August - 28.
1784 On August - 28 death of junĂpero Serra, Spanish missionary (b. 1713)
1793 On this day in history adam-Philippe Custine, French earl/general/parliament member, dies
1798 On August - 28 james Wilson, Scot/US judge/signer (Decl of Ind), dies at 55
1803 On August - 28 charles L Fournier, Flemish writer/painter, dies
1805 Death of Alexander Carlyle, Scottish church leader (b. 1722) on August - 28.
1818 On August - 28 jean Baptiste Pointe du Sable, trader, founder of Chicago, dies
1820 Death of Andrew Ellicott, American surveyor (b. 1754) on August - 28.
1839 Death of William Smith, English geologist (b. 1769) on August - 28.
1885 Julius Hopp, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1900 Henry Sidgwick, English philosopher (Women on University), dies on August - 28.
1903 On this day in history august Labitzky, composer, dies at 70
1914 On August - 28 anatol Konstantinovich Lyadov, composer (Baba Yaga), dies at 59 [NS]
1916 On this day in history francis W Warre-Cornish, Engl vice-provost of Eton (1893-1916), dies
1919 Louis Botha, South African Boer leader, dies on this day in history.