Famous Deaths In July - 08
Monday, 22 April 2019
0810 Pepin, son of Charlemagne, King of Italy, dies (birth date unknown) on this day in history.
0975 On this day in history edgar, King of England (959-75), dies
1115 On July - 08 petrus van Amiens, French Crusades predictor, dies
1153 Eugene III, [Bernardo], Italian Pope (1145-53), dies on this day in history.
1249 Alexander II, king of Scotland (1215-49), dies at 51 on July - 08.
1253 Thibaud IV, poet/count of Champagne/King of Navarra, dies on July - 08.
1496 Benedetto Bonfiglio, Italian painter, dies on this day in history.
1531 On July - 08 tilman Riemenschneider, German sculptor, dies at 71
1538 Diego de Almagro, Spanish conquistador (Chile/Peru), dies at about 63 on July - 08.
1623 Gregory XV, [Alessandro Ludovisi], bishop of Bologna/Pope, dies at 69 on July - 08.
1656 On this day in history alexander van der Capellen, mister of Aartsbergen, dies at about 64
1679 On July - 08 samuel J Columbus, Swedish poet (Odae Sveticae), dies
1681 Georg Neumark, composer, dies at 60 on July - 08.
1689 Death of Edward Wooster, English Connecticut pioneer (b. 1622) on this day in history.
1695 On this day in history christiaen Huygens, inventor/astronomer, dies at 66
1716 On July - 08 death of robert South, English churchman (b. 1634)
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 July - 08.
1784 Death of Torbern Bergman, Swedish chemist (b. 1735) on this day in history.
1822 On July - 08 death of percy Bysshe Shelley, English poet (Prometheus unbound), drowns at 29
1826 On this day in history death of luther Martin, American statesman (b. 1748)
1850 On July - 08 death of prince Adolphus, 1st Duke of Cambridge (b. 1774)
1855 Death of Sir William Edward Parry, English Arctic explorer (b. 1790) on this day in history.
1859 On July - 08 f J Oscar I, King of Sweden/Norway (1844-59), dies at 60
1863 Francis P Kenrick, Irish/US archbishop of Baltimore, dies at 65 on July - 08.
1870 John D Zocher Jr, architect (Soestdijk Palace), dies at 79 on this day in history.
1876 Josef Dessauer, composer, dies at 78 on this day in history.
1885 Hendrick Waelput, composer, dies at 39 on July - 08.
1894 Vladimir Nikitich Kashperov, composer, dies on July - 08.
1895 On July - 08 death of johann Josef Loschmidt, Austrian scientist (b. 1821)
1898 Death of Soapy Smith, American con artist (b. 1860) on this day in history.
1905 On this day in history death of walter Kittredge, American musician (b. 1834)
1909 Gaston AA marquis de Gallifet, Fren min of War (1899-1900), dies at 79 on July - 08.
1913 On this day in history death of louis Hémon, French-born writer (b. 1880)