Famous Deaths In August - 29
Tuesday, 16 July 2019
0029 On this day in history death of john the Baptist, beheaded
0886 Basilius I, the Macedonier, Byzantine emperor (867-886), dies on this day in history.
1093 Death of Hugh I, Duke of Burgundy (b. 1057) on August - 29.
1123 Death of King Eystein I of Norway (b. ca. 1088) on August - 29.
1395 Death of Duke Albert III of Austria (b. 1349) on this day in history.
1442 On August - 29 death of john VI, Duke of Brittany (b. 1389)
1523 On this day in history ulrich von Hutten, German poet/humanist/patriot, dies at 35
1526 On August - 29 louis II, King of Hungary/Bohemia, dies in accident at 20
1533 Death of Atahualpa, last Inca King of Peru, murdered by Spanish conquerors on August - 29.
1542 On August - 29 death of cristovão da Gama, Portuguese soldier (born c. 1516)
1653 On August - 29 death of gillesz de Hondecoeter, painter/Hostage rights, buried at about 49
1657 Death of John Lilburne, English dissenter on August - 29.
1712 Gregory King, English statistician (law of King), dies at 63 on August - 29.
1738 On August - 29 georg Reuter, composer, dies at 81
1758 Gerard Van Wage, historian, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1769 On August - 29 edmond Hoyle, games expert, dies (birth date unknown)
1780 Death of Jacques-Germain Soufflot, French architect (b. 1713) on August - 29.
1782 Death of Richard Kempenfelt, Royal Navy Admiral drowns (b. 1718) on August - 29.
1799 Pius VI, [Giovanni A Braschi], Italian Pope (1775-99), dies at 71 on this day in history.
1821 On this day in history horace Coignet, composer, dies at 86
1844 On August - 29 death of edmund Ignatius Rice, Irish founder of the Christian Brothers and Presentation Brothers (b. 1762)
1856 Death of Mary Anne Schimmelpenninck, British Christian writer (b. 1778) on this day in history.
1861 On this day in history franz Joseph Glaser, composer, dies at 63
1865 On August - 29 john Brough, US publisher/(gov-R-Ohio), dies at about 54
1877 Brigham Young, 2nd president of Mormon Church, dies on this day in history.
1889 On August - 29 death of stefan Dunjov, Banat Bulgarian military figure (b. 1815)
1891 Death of Pierre Lallement, inventor of the bicycle (b. 1843 or 1844) on August - 29.
1893 Aleksei N Apuchtin, Rus poet (Stichotvorenia), dies at 52 [OS=8/17] on August - 29.
1904 On August - 29 murad V, sultan of Turkey (1876), dies
1909 Emil C Hansen, Danish physiologist, dies on August - 29.
1910 On August - 29 allen Hill, cricket bowler (England, 2 Tests), dies
1914 On August - 29 ... Machagovsky, Russian general (Tannenberg), dies in battle
1918 On this day in history max Dauthendey, writer, dies at 51
1921 Joel Asaph Allen, US zoologist (rule of Allen), dies at 83 on August - 29.