Famous Deaths In August - 29
Wednesday, 22 May 2019
0029 On August - 29 death of john the Baptist, beheaded
0886 On this day in history basilius I, the Macedonier, Byzantine emperor (867-886), dies
1093 Death of Hugh I, Duke of Burgundy (b. 1057) on August - 29.
1123 On this day in history death of king Eystein I of Norway (b. ca. 1088)
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 August - 29 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 this day in history.
1542 Death of Cristovão da Gama, Portuguese soldier (born c. 1516) on this day in history.
1653 Death of Gillesz de Hondecoeter, painter/Hostage rights, buried at about 49 on August - 29.
1657 On August - 29 death of john Lilburne, English dissenter
1712 On this day in history gregory King, English statistician (law of King), dies at 63
1738 Georg Reuter, composer, dies at 81 on August - 29.
1758 Gerard Van Wage, historian, dies at 75 on August - 29.
1769 On this day in history edmond Hoyle, games expert, dies (birth date unknown)
1780 Death of Jacques-Germain Soufflot, French architect (b. 1713) on August - 29.
1782 On August - 29 death of richard Kempenfelt, Royal Navy Admiral drowns (b. 1718)
1799 On this day in history pius VI, [Giovanni A Braschi], Italian Pope (1775-99), dies at 71
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 August - 29.
1861 Franz Joseph Glaser, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
1865 On August - 29 john Brough, US publisher/(gov-R-Ohio), dies at about 54
1877 On August - 29 brigham Young, 2nd president of Mormon Church, dies
1889 On this day in history death of stefan Dunjov, Banat Bulgarian military figure (b. 1815)
1891 Death of Pierre Lallement, inventor of the bicycle (b. 1843 or 1844) on this day in history.
1893 On August - 29 aleksei N Apuchtin, Rus poet (Stichotvorenia), dies at 52 [OS=8/17]
1904 Murad V, sultan of Turkey (1876), dies on this day in history.
1909 On this day in history emil C Hansen, Danish physiologist, dies
1910 Allen Hill, cricket bowler (England, 2 Tests), dies on August - 29.
1914 On August - 29 ... Machagovsky, Russian general (Tannenberg), dies in battle
1918 On August - 29 max Dauthendey, writer, dies at 51
1921 Joel Asaph Allen, US zoologist (rule of Allen), dies at 83 on August - 29.