Famous Deaths In July - 08
Tuesday, 19 October 2021
0810 On July - 08 pepin, son of Charlemagne, King of Italy, dies (birth date unknown)
0975 On this day in history edgar, King of England (959-75), dies
1115 On this day in history petrus van Amiens, French Crusades predictor, dies
1153 Eugene III, [Bernardo], Italian Pope (1145-53), dies on this day in history.
1249 On this day in history alexander II, king of Scotland (1215-49), dies at 51
1253 On July - 08 thibaud IV, poet/count of Champagne/King of Navarra, dies
1496 On July - 08 benedetto Bonfiglio, Italian painter, dies
1531 Tilman Riemenschneider, German sculptor, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1538 On July - 08 diego de Almagro, Spanish conquistador (Chile/Peru), dies at about 63
1623 On this day in history gregory XV, [Alessandro Ludovisi], bishop of Bologna/Pope, dies at 69
1656 On this day in history alexander van der Capellen, mister of Aartsbergen, dies at about 64
1679 Samuel J Columbus, Swedish poet (Odae Sveticae), dies on July - 08.
1681 On July - 08 georg Neumark, composer, dies at 60
1689 On this day in history death of edward Wooster, English Connecticut pioneer (b. 1622)
1695 Christiaen Huygens, inventor/astronomer, dies at 66 on July - 08.
1716 Death of Robert South, English churchman (b. 1634) on July - 08.
1721 Death of Elihu Yale, American benefactor of Yale University (b. 1649) on July - 08.
1726 On July - 08 death of john Ker, Scottish spy (b. 1673)
1784 Death of Torbern Bergman, Swedish chemist (b. 1735) on this day in history.
1822 Death of Percy Bysshe Shelley, English poet (Prometheus unbound), drowns at 29 on July - 08.
1826 On July - 08 death of luther Martin, American statesman (b. 1748)
1850 Death of Prince Adolphus, 1st Duke of Cambridge (b. 1774) on July - 08.
1855 Death of Sir William Edward Parry, English Arctic explorer (b. 1790) on this day in history.
1859 F J Oscar I, King of Sweden/Norway (1844-59), dies at 60 on this day in history.
1863 On this day in history francis P Kenrick, Irish/US archbishop of Baltimore, dies at 65
1870 On this day in history john D Zocher Jr, architect (Soestdijk Palace), dies at 79
1876 On July - 08 josef Dessauer, composer, dies at 78
1885 Hendrick Waelput, composer, dies at 39 on this day in history.
1894 On this day in history vladimir Nikitich Kashperov, composer, dies
1895 Death of Johann Josef Loschmidt, Austrian scientist (b. 1821) on this day in history.
1898 Death of Soapy Smith, American con artist (b. 1860) on July - 08.
1905 Death of Walter Kittredge, American musician (b. 1834) on July - 08.
1909 Gaston AA marquis de Gallifet, Fren min of War (1899-1900), dies at 79 on July - 08.
1913 Death of Louis Hémon, French-born writer (b. 1880) on this day in history.