Famous Deaths In July - 08
Thursday, 13 August 2020
0810 On this day in history pepin, son of Charlemagne, King of Italy, dies (birth date unknown)
0975 Edgar, King of England (959-75), dies on this day in history.
1115 Petrus van Amiens, French Crusades predictor, dies on this day in history.
1153 On July - 08 eugene III, [Bernardo], Italian Pope (1145-53), dies
1249 On July - 08 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 Benedetto Bonfiglio, Italian painter, dies on this day in history.
1531 On this day in history tilman Riemenschneider, German sculptor, dies at 71
1538 Diego de Almagro, Spanish conquistador (Chile/Peru), dies at about 63 on July - 08.
1623 On July - 08 gregory XV, [Alessandro Ludovisi], bishop of Bologna/Pope, dies at 69
1656 Alexander van der Capellen, mister of Aartsbergen, dies at about 64 on this day in history.
1679 On this day in history samuel J Columbus, Swedish poet (Odae Sveticae), dies
1681 Georg Neumark, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
1689 On July - 08 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 this day in history.
1721 On this day in history death of elihu Yale, American benefactor of Yale University (b. 1649)
1726 Death of John Ker, Scottish spy (b. 1673) on this day in history.
1784 Death of Torbern Bergman, Swedish chemist (b. 1735) on July - 08.
1822 On July - 08 death of percy Bysshe Shelley, English poet (Prometheus unbound), drowns at 29
1826 Death of Luther Martin, American statesman (b. 1748) on July - 08.
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 July - 08.
1863 On this day in history francis P Kenrick, Irish/US archbishop of Baltimore, dies at 65
1870 John D Zocher Jr, architect (Soestdijk Palace), dies at 79 on July - 08.
1876 Josef Dessauer, composer, dies at 78 on July - 08.
1885 On this day in history hendrick Waelput, composer, dies at 39
1894 Vladimir Nikitich Kashperov, composer, dies on July - 08.
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 HĂ©mon, French-born writer (b. 1880) on July - 08.