Famous Deaths In December - 13
Thursday, 03 December 2020
0838 Pippijn I, King of Aquitania, dies on this day in history.
1048 On this day in history al-Biruni, Arabic royal astrologer, dies at 74
1124 Callistus II, [Guido di Borgogna], Italian Pope (1119-24), dies on this day in history.
1126 On December - 13 hendrik IX, the Black, Duke of Bayern (1120-26), dies
1204 On December - 13 maimonides, Jewish philosopher/talmudic scholar, dies in Cairo at 69
1250 On December - 13 frederick II, German Emperor (1212-1250), dies at 55
1404 Albrecht, duke of Bavaria, dies at 74 on this day in history.
1466 On December - 13 death of donatello, Florentine artist and sculptor (b. 1386)
1516 On this day in history death of johannes Trithemius, German cryptographer (b. 1462)
1521 Manoel I "the Great", King of Portugal (1495-1521), dies at 52 on this day in history.
1557 On December - 13 niccolo Tartaglia, Italian mathematician, dies
1565 On December - 13 konrad von Gesner, naturalist, dies at 49
1574 Selam II Sari, the blonde, sultan of Turkey (1566-74), dies at 50 on December - 13.
1603 On December - 13 franciscus Vieta, mathematician, dies in Paris at 63
1621 Death of Katarina Stenbock, Queen of Gustav I of Sweden (b. 1535) on December - 13.
1622 Jan Campanus, composer, dies at 50 on this day in history.
1672 On December - 13 jan II Kazimierz, king of Poland (1648-68), dies at 63
1693 Dodoftei, Romanian metropolitan of Moldavia/writer (Saint Lives), dies on this day in history.
1716 Death of Charles de La Fosse, French painter (b. 1640) on December - 13.
1721 Death of Alexander Selkirk, Scottish sailor and castaway (b. 1676) on December - 13.
1729 On this day in history anthony Collins, Engl philosopher (On Liberty & Necessity), dies at 53
1738 On this day in history gotthard Wagner, composer, dies at 59
1769 C F Gellert, writer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
1774 On December - 13 susanne K von Klettenberg, German friend of Goethes mother, dies at 50
1783 On this day in history death of pehr Wilhelm Wargentin, Swedish astronomer (b. 1717)
1784 Death of Samuel Johnson, English writer and lexicographer (b. 1709) on this day in history.
1793 On this day in history johann Joachim Christoph Bode, composer, dies at 63
1812 Marianne von Martinez, composer, dies at 68 on December - 13.
1814 On this day in history charles Joseph Prince of Ligne, Belg fieldmarshal/author, dies at 79
1835 Death of John Storm, American Revolutionary soldier (b. 1760) on this day in history.
1837 Death of Herman of Alaska, Russian Orthodox hermit (b. 1756) on this day in history.
1862 On this day in history conrad Feger Jackson, US Union brig-general, dies in battle at 49
1863 Friedrich Hebbel, writer, dies at 50 on December - 13.
1868 Death of Carl Friedrich Philipp von Martius, German botanist (b. 1794) on this day in history.