Famous Deaths In December - 12
Saturday, 10 April 2021
0884 Carloman, co-king of France (879, 882-884), dies on this day in history.
1112 Tancred, monarch of Galilea/Edessa/Antioch, dies on December - 12.
1204 On December - 12 maimonides, [Moses Ben Maimon], Span/Egyptian rabbi, dies at 69
1212 On this day in history death of geoffrey, Archbishop of York
1263 On December - 12 hakon IV, Gamli, King of Norway (1217-63), dies
1574 Death of Selim II, Ottoman Sultan (b. 1524) on December - 12.
1586 On December - 12 death of stefan Batory, King of Poland (b. 1533)
1600 On this day in history john Craig, Scottish church reformer/James VI's court vicar, dies
1677 On this day in history jacob Binckes/Benckes, Dutch admiral (Chatham), dies in battle
1685 On December - 12 death of john Pell, English mathematician (b. 1610)
1751 Death of Henry St John, 1st Viscount Bolingbroke, English statesman and philosopher (b. 1678) on this day in history.
1754 Death of Wu Jingzi, Chinese writer (b. 1701) on this day in history.
1766 Death of Johann Christoph Gottsched, German writer (b. 1700) on December - 12.
1772 Johann Gottfried Seyfert, composer, dies at 41 on December - 12.
1777 Albrecht von Haller, Swiss physician/biologist/author, dies at 69 on December - 12.
1788 On this day in history joseph Gibbs, composer, dies at 88
1789 Death of John Ponsonby, Irish politician (b. 1713) on this day in history.
1790 On this day in history death of mikhail Shcherbatov, Russian philosopher and writer (b. 1733)
1812 On December - 12 john Malchair, composer, dies at 82
1817 On this day in history death of emperor Tekle Giyorgis I of Ethiopia, (b. about 1751)
1836 On December - 12 giuseppe Farinelli, composer, dies at 67
1843 Willem I Frederik, King of Netherlands (1814-40), dies at 71 on December - 12.
1858 Death of Jacques Viger, antiquarian and archeologist, first mayor of Montreal (b. 1787) on this day in history.
1872 Willem A Schimmelpenninck van der Oye, Dutch politician, dies at 72 on December - 12.
1877 On December - 12 jose M de Alencar, Brazilian writer/minister of Justice, dies at 48
1880 On December - 12 michel Chasles, French mathematician (geometry), dies at 83
1889 On December - 12 robert Browning, English poet (Ring & Book), dies at 77
1894 On December - 12 death of sir John Thompson, fourth Prime Minister of Canada (b. 1845)
1912 Luitpold von Bayern, prince-regent of Bayern, dies at 91 on this day in history.
1913 Death of Emperor Menelek II of Ethiopia (b. 1844) on December - 12.
1914 On December - 12 death of watkins Lewis, black man, lynched in Shrevport La
1920 On December - 12 olive Schreiner, South Afr writer (Healing Imagination), dies at 75
1921 On December - 12 henrietta Leavitt, cepheid period-luminosity relation discover, dies
1923 Raymond Radiguet, French journalist/writer (Ball du Comte), dies at 20 on December - 12.