Famous Deaths In July - 08
Thursday, 17 October 2019
0810 On July - 08 pepin, son of Charlemagne, King of Italy, dies (birth date unknown)
0975 Edgar, King of England (959-75), dies on July - 08.
1115 Petrus van Amiens, French Crusades predictor, dies on this day in history.
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 July - 08.
1531 On this day in history tilman Riemenschneider, German sculptor, dies at 71
1538 On July - 08 diego de Almagro, Spanish conquistador (Chile/Peru), dies at about 63
1623 Gregory XV, [Alessandro Ludovisi], bishop of Bologna/Pope, dies at 69 on July - 08.
1656 On July - 08 alexander van der Capellen, mister of Aartsbergen, dies at about 64
1679 On this day in history samuel J Columbus, Swedish poet (Odae Sveticae), dies
1681 On this day in history georg Neumark, composer, dies at 60
1689 Death of Edward Wooster, English Connecticut pioneer (b. 1622) on this day in history.
1695 On July - 08 christiaen Huygens, inventor/astronomer, dies at 66
1716 On July - 08 death of robert South, English churchman (b. 1634)
1721 Death of Elihu Yale, American benefactor of Yale University (b. 1649) on this day in history.
1726 Death of John Ker, Scottish spy (b. 1673) on July - 08.
1784 Death of Torbern Bergman, Swedish chemist (b. 1735) on July - 08.
1822 Death of Percy Bysshe Shelley, English poet (Prometheus unbound), drowns at 29 on July - 08.
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 July - 08.
1859 On this day in history f J Oscar I, King of Sweden/Norway (1844-59), dies at 60
1863 On July - 08 francis P Kenrick, Irish/US archbishop of Baltimore, dies at 65
1870 On July - 08 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 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 Death of Walter Kittredge, American musician (b. 1834) on this day in history.
1909 Gaston AA marquis de Gallifet, Fren min of War (1899-1900), dies at 79 on this day in history.
1913 On July - 08 death of louis HĂ©mon, French-born writer (b. 1880)