Famous Deaths In December - 06
Friday, 30 July 2021
0343 On December - 06 death of saint Nicholas
1185 On December - 06 afonso I, the Conqueror, king of Portugal (1143-85), dies at 76
1352 Clement VI, [Pierre Roger], Pope (1342-52), dies on this day in history.
1531 Death of John Volkertsz Trimaker, Dutch anabaptist leader, beheaded on this day in history.
1550 On this day in history pieter Coecke van Aelst, Flemish painter, dies at 48
1562 On December - 06 jan van Scorel, Dutch painter/architect, dies
1598 On this day in history elbertus Leoninus, Dutch lawyer/politician, dies at about 78
1618 On this day in history death of jacques-Davy Duperron, French cardinal (b. 1556)
1640 Matthijs Elsevier, Flemish/Dutch book publisher/merchant, dies at 75 on December - 06.
1651 Anna Roemers Visscher, Dutch poetess, dies at 68 on December - 06.
1658 Gracian, writer, dies on this day in history.
1716 Death of Benedictus Buns, Dutch Carmelite and composer (b. 1642) on this day in history.
1718 Death of Nicholas Rowe, English poet and dramatist (b. 1674) on December - 06.
1746 On this day in history death of lady Grizel Baillie, Scottish songwriter (b. 1665)
1771 Death of Giovanni Battista Morgagni, Italian anatomist (b. 1682) on this day in history.
1779 Death of Jean-Baptiste-Siméon Chardin, French painter (b. 1699) on December - 06.
1788 On December - 06 death of jonathan Shipley, British bishop and politician (b. 1714)
1793 Death of Marie Jeanne Becu comtesse du Barry, mistress of Louis XV, beheaded on this day in history.
1799 Joseph Black, Scottish medical/chemist/physicist, dies at 71 on December - 06.
1834 On December - 06 jonas Daniel Meyer, Dutch lawyer, dies at 54
1855 Death of William John Swainson, English naturalist and artist (b. 1789) on December - 06.
1865 Sebastian de Iradier, Spanish composer (Arreglito), dies at 56 on this day in history.
1867 On December - 06 giovanni Pacini, composer, dies at 71
1868 On December - 06 death of august Schleicher, German linguist (b. 1821)
1869 Jan de Liefde II, Dutch vicar/author (People's Welfare), dies at 54 on December - 06.
1873 Manuel Acuna, Mexican poet (Ante un Cadaver), dies at 24 on December - 06.
1879 Death of Erastus Brigham Bigelow, American industrialist (b. 1814) on this day in history.
1882 On December - 06 a Trollope, writer, dies
1889 Jefferson Davis, Pres of Confederate States (1861-5), dies at 81 on this day in history.
1892 E Werner von Siemens, German industrialist (Siemens AG), dies at 75 on December - 06.
1903 Frederick Grant Gleason, composer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
1914 Eduard Jacobs, Dutch cabaret artist, dies at 47 on December - 06.
1920 Karel Kovarovic, composer, dies at 57 on December - 06.
1924 On this day in history death of gene Stratton-Porter, American author, screenwriter and naturalist (b. 1863)