Famous Deaths In December - 03
Monday, 17 February 2020
0450 Petrus Chrysologus, 1st archbishop of Ravenna, dies on this day in history.
1137 On this day in history lotharius III, of Supplinburg, Roman-Ger emperor (1133-37), dies at 67
1154 Anastasius IV, Pope (1153-54), dies on this day in history.
1265 Death of Odofredus, Italian jurist on December - 03.
1463 Louis Chalon, prince of Orange, dies on December - 03.
1469 Piero de' Medici, ruler of Florence, dies at about 53 on December - 03.
1491 Thomas Basin, French historian/bishop of Lisieux, dies on this day in history.
1533 On December - 03 vasili III, great prince of Moscow (1505-33), dies at 54
1552 Death of St Francis Xavier, Jesuit missionary to the East (b. 1506) on December - 03.
1610 On December - 03 death of honda Tadakatsu, Japanese general (b. 1548)
1660 Jacques Sarazin, French sculptor/painter, dies at about 70 on this day in history.
1676 Death of Daniel Stalpaert, Amsterdams master builder, buried on this day in history.
1706 Death of Emilie Juliane of Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt, German countess and hymn writer (b. 1637) on this day in history.
1765 On this day in history death of lord John Philip Sackville, British cricketer (b. 1713)
1789 Claude-Joseph Vernet, French seascape painter, dies on this day in history.
1807 On December - 03 clara Reeve, English author (old English baron), dies
1815 On this day in history death of john Carroll (priest), first Roman Catholic archbishop in the U.S. (b. 1735)
1823 Joseph Pouteau, composer, dies at 84 on this day in history.
1839 On this day in history frederik VI, king of Denmark (1808-39)/Norway (1803-14), dies at 71
1845 On this day in history death of gregor MacGregor, Scottish con-man (b. 1786)
1857 On December - 03 christian D Rauch, German sculptor, dies at 80
1866 Johann Wenzel Kalliwoda, composer, dies at 65 on this day in history.
1876 On this day in history hermann Goetz, composer, dies at 35
1882 Death of Archibald Campbell Tait, Archbishop of Canterbury (b. 1811) on this day in history.
1888 Death of Carl Zeiss, German lens maker (b. 1816) on this day in history.
1889 On December - 03 baltasar Saldoni, composer, dies at 82
1890 On December - 03 bill Midwinter, cricketer (8 Tests for Australia, 4 for England), dies
1892 On this day in history william Bonaparte, grandson of Lucien, dies
1893 On December - 03 allan Wilson, British/Rhodesian major, dies in battle
1894 On December - 03 hM Jozef Schadde, Flem architect (Antwerp Stock exchange), dies at 76
1902 Death of Robert Lawson, New Zealand architect (b. 1833) on December - 03.
1910 Mary Baker Eddy, founder (Christian Science (Monitor)), dies on this day in history.
1912 On December - 03 death of prudente JosĂ© de Morais Barros, President of Brazil (b. 1841)
1919 On December - 03 pierre A Renoir, French painter/sculptor, dies at 78