Famous Deaths In July - 15
Wednesday, 08 February 2023
0668 Constantius II, emperor of Byzantium, dies at 37 on this day in history.
1085 Robert Guiscard, Duke of Apulia & Calabria, dies at 70 on July - 15.
1262 Death of Richard de Clare, 6th Earl of Hertford, English soldier (b. 1222) on July - 15.
1274 John F Bonaventura, Ital/French theologist/dominican/saint, dies on July - 15.
1291 On July - 15 rudolf I, King of Germany & Holy Roman Empire, dies
1381 Death of John Ball, English priest/ideologist of Boer uprising, hanged on July - 15.
1406 On July - 15 death of duke William of Austria (b. c.1370)
1410 Death of Ulrich von Jungingen, German Grand Master of the Teutonic Knights (killed in battle) (b. 1360) on this day in history.
1411 On July - 15 johannes Parvus, [Jean Petit], French theologist, dies
1416 On July - 15 john, Duke of Berry, captain of Paris, dies
1417 On July - 15 willem J Eggert, financier (W E Center, Purmerend), dies
1521 On this day in history death of juan Ponce de León, Spanish Explorer (b. 1458)
1571 On this day in history death of shimazu Takahisa, Japanese samurai and warlord (b. 1514)
1609 On July - 15 annibale Carracci, painter, dies
1614 On this day in history death of pierre de Bourdeille, seigneur de Brantôme, French historian and biographer (b. c.1540)
1655 On this day in history death of girolamo Rainaldi, Italian architect (b. 1570)
1685 On July - 15 death of james Scott, Duke of Monmouth, illegitimate son of Charles 2, executed
1738 Death of Alexander Voznitsyn, Rus Naval officer converted to Judaism, executed on this day in history.
1750 On July - 15 death of vasily Tatishchev, Russian statesman (b. 1686)
1751 John Wilson, botanist, dies on July - 15.
1765 On July - 15 charles Andrew Vanloo, painter, dies
1767 Death of Michael Bruce, Scottish poet (b. 1746) on this day in history.
1782 On this day in history farinelli, Italian singer, dies at 77
1784 Johan B Straub, South German sculptor, dies on July - 15.
1789 Jacques Duphly, composer, dies at 74 on July - 15.
1798 Gaetano Pugnani, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1810 Jean-Baptiste Rey, composer, dies at 75 on July - 15.
1828 On July - 15 death of jean Antoine Houdon, French sculptor (b. 1741)
1839 On this day in history winthrop Mackworth Praed, politician/poet, dies
1844 Death of Claude Charles Fauriel, French historian (b. 1772) on July - 15.
1854 Wincenty Studzinski, composer, dies at 39 on this day in history.
1856 Margaretha J de Neufville, author (The Kidnap), dies at 81 on this day in history.
1857 Carl Czerny, Austrian pianist/composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1862 David Emanuel Twiggs, US Confederate gen-mjr (Monterrey), dies at 72 on this day in history.