Famous Deaths In July - 08
Sunday, 24 September 2023
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 On July - 08 petrus van Amiens, French Crusades predictor, dies
1153 On this day in history eugene III, [Bernardo], Italian Pope (1145-53), dies
1249 On this day in history alexander II, king of Scotland (1215-49), dies at 51
1253 Thibaud IV, poet/count of Champagne/King of Navarra, dies on this day in history.
1496 Benedetto Bonfiglio, Italian painter, dies on July - 08.
1531 Tilman Riemenschneider, German sculptor, dies at 71 on July - 08.
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 July - 08.
1679 Samuel J Columbus, Swedish poet (Odae Sveticae), dies on July - 08.
1681 Georg Neumark, composer, dies at 60 on July - 08.
1689 On July - 08 death of edward Wooster, English Connecticut pioneer (b. 1622)
1695 Christiaen Huygens, inventor/astronomer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
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 July - 08.
1726 Death of John Ker, Scottish spy (b. 1673) on this day in history.
1784 On July - 08 death of torbern Bergman, Swedish chemist (b. 1735)
1822 Death of Percy Bysshe Shelley, English poet (Prometheus unbound), drowns at 29 on July - 08.
1826 Death of Luther Martin, American statesman (b. 1748) on this day in history.
1850 On July - 08 death of prince Adolphus, 1st Duke of Cambridge (b. 1774)
1855 On this day in history death of sir William Edward Parry, English Arctic explorer (b. 1790)
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 On this day in history josef Dessauer, composer, dies at 78
1885 Hendrick Waelput, composer, dies at 39 on this day in history.
1894 On July - 08 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 this day in history.
1905 On this day in history death of walter Kittredge, American musician (b. 1834)
1909 On July - 08 gaston AA marquis de Gallifet, Fren min of War (1899-1900), dies at 79
1913 Death of Louis HÃ©mon, French-born writer (b. 1880) on July - 08.