Famous Deaths In July - 12
Friday, 03 April 2020
0783 Bertha "with the great feet", wife of French king Pippin III, dies on this day in history.
1073 Johannes Gualbertus, Italian monk/saint, dies on July - 12.
1429 On July - 12 john [Jean C] Gerson, Fren theologist (Theologica mystic), dies at 65
1441 Death of Ashikaga Yoshinori, Japanese shogun (b. 1394) on this day in history.
1450 Death of Jack Cade, slain in a revolt against British King Henry VI on this day in history.
1536 Desiderius Erasmus, humanist/priest (Novum instrumentum omne), dies on this day in history.
1545 Maria Manuela van Portugal, niece of Spanish king Philip II, dies on this day in history.
1575 On July - 12 renĂ©e/Renata de France, duchess of Ferara/daughter of Louis XII, dies
1584 Death of Steven Borough, English explorer (b. 1525) on this day in history.
1633 On this day in history simon Besler, composer, dies at 49
1640 Henry Casimir I, count of Nassau-Dietz, dies on July - 12.
1664 Death of Stefano della Bella, Italian printmaker (b. 1610) on this day in history.
1682 On this day in history death of jean Picard, French astronomer (b. 1620)
1693 On July - 12 death of john Ashby, English admiral
1712 On July - 12 richard Cromwell, English Lord Protector (1658-59), dies at 85
1742 On this day in history evaristo EF dall' Abaco, Ital cellist/composer, dies on 67th birthday
1749 Death of Charles de la Boische, Marquis de Beauharnois, Governor of New France on this day in history.
1773 On July - 12 johann Joachim Quantz, German royal flautist/composer, dies at 76
1804 Death of Alexander Hamilton, Secretary of the Treasury, killed by Vice President Aaron Burr in pistol duel near Weehawken on this day in history.
1839 On July - 12 christian Traugott Tag, composer, dies at 62
1844 Charles-Louis Panckoucke, French publisher, dies at 63 on July - 12.
1845 Death of Henrik Wergeland, Norwegian author (b. 1808) on this day in history.
1849 Death of Dolley Madison, 4th First Lady Of The United States (b. 1768) on July - 12.
1874 Fritz Reuter, writer, dies at 63 on July - 12.
1882 Alfred Humphreys Pease, composer, dies at 44 on July - 12.
1883 On this day in history hermann Zopff, composer, dies at 57
1897 On this day in history felix Godefroid, composer, dies at 78
1898 Paul Voulet, French captain/mass murderer in Senegal, dies on this day in history.
1899 On this day in history esquire Mauritius A de Savornin Lohman, gov of Suriname, dies at 67
1902 On July - 12 pieter Caland, Dutch hydraulic engineer (New Waterway), dies at 74
1906 On this day in history henrique Alves de Mesquita, composer, dies at 70
1910 On July - 12 death of charles Stewart Rolls, British engineer and aviator (b. 1887)
1916 Aritius S Talma, Dutch minister of Agriculture, dies at 52 on this day in history.
1917 On July - 12 fournier, Swiss/French postage stamp merchant/forger, dies