Famous Deaths In August - 29
Saturday, 13 August 2022
0029 Death of John the Baptist, beheaded on August - 29.
0886 On August - 29 basilius I, the Macedonier, Byzantine emperor (867-886), dies
1093 On August - 29 death of hugh I, Duke of Burgundy (b. 1057)
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 August - 29.
1442 Death of John VI, Duke of Brittany (b. 1389) on this day in history.
1523 Ulrich von Hutten, German poet/humanist/patriot, dies at 35 on this day in history.
1526 On August - 29 louis II, King of Hungary/Bohemia, dies in accident at 20
1533 On this day in history death of atahualpa, last Inca King of Peru, murdered by Spanish conquerors
1542 Death of Cristovão da Gama, Portuguese soldier (born c. 1516) on this day in history.
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 On August - 29 gregory King, English statistician (law of King), dies at 63
1738 On August - 29 georg Reuter, composer, dies at 81
1758 On August - 29 gerard Van Wage, historian, dies at 75
1769 Edmond Hoyle, games expert, dies (birth date unknown) on this day in history.
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 Pius VI, [Giovanni A Braschi], Italian Pope (1775-99), dies at 71 on this day in history.
1821 Horace Coignet, composer, dies at 86 on this day in history.
1844 On this day in history 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 August - 29.
1865 John Brough, US publisher/(gov-R-Ohio), dies at about 54 on August - 29.
1877 On this day in history brigham Young, 2nd president of Mormon Church, dies
1889 Death of Stefan Dunjov, Banat Bulgarian military figure (b. 1815) on August - 29.
1891 On August - 29 death of pierre Lallement, inventor of the bicycle (b. 1843 or 1844)
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 Emil C Hansen, Danish physiologist, dies on August - 29.
1910 Allen Hill, cricket bowler (England, 2 Tests), dies on August - 29.
1914 ... Machagovsky, Russian general (Tannenberg), dies in battle on August - 29.
1918 Max Dauthendey, writer, dies at 51 on August - 29.
1921 Joel Asaph Allen, US zoologist (rule of Allen), dies at 83 on this day in history.