Famous Deaths In July - 18
Sunday, 29 November 2020
0640 On this day in history arnulf, bishop of Metz (614-640)/politician, dies at about 58
0715 Death of Muhammad bin Qasim (b. 695) on this day in history.
1100 On this day in history godfried IV van Bouillon, count of Antwerp, dies
1374 On this day in history francesco Petrarch, Italian poet (Italia Mia), dies at 69
1488 On July - 18 death of alvise Cadamosto, Italian explorer (b. 1432)
1544 On July - 18 rené van Chalon, viceroy of Holland, dies in battle at 25
1591 On this day in history jakob Handl, [Petelin], Austrian composer/bandmaster, dies at 40
1608 Joachim III Frederik, ruler (Brandenburg), dies at 61 on July - 18.
1610 Death of Michelangelo Merisi, Italian artist (b. 1573) on July - 18.
1639 On this day in history bernard, duke of Saksen-Weimar (Rheinfelden), dies
1642 Willem earl of Nassau-Siegen, gov of Ft Emmerik/Heusden, dies on July - 18.
1650 Christoph Scheiner, German astronomer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
1695 Joannes Camphuys, gov-gen of Dutch-Indies, dies at 61 on July - 18.
1698 Death of Johann Heinrich Heidegger, Swiss theologian (b. 1633) on this day in history.
1710 On this day in history michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio, Ital painter, dies at 36
1721 Jean Antoine Watteau, French painter, dies on July - 18.
1730 On this day in history death of françois de Neufville, duc de Villeroi, French soldier (b. 1644)
1735 On July - 18 johann Krieger, composer, dies at 83
1792 On July - 18 death of john Paul Jones, American naval commander (b. 1747)
1817 On July - 18 jane Austen, writer, dies
1831 On this day in history thomas Greatorex, composer, dies at 72
1833 On July - 18 joseph Comb, missionary to Moluccas, dies at 63
1854 Abbas Hilmi I, viceroy of Egypt, dies at about 41 on this day in history.
1863 On July - 18 william Dorsey Pender, US Confederate gen-mjr, dies of injuries at 29
1872 Benito Juarez, Cuban justice/general (battle of Acapulco), dies at 66 on July - 18.
1884 Death of Ferdinand von Hochstetter, Austrian geologist (b. 1829) on this day in history.
1892 On July - 18 thomas Cook, English tour director (Thomas Cook & Son), dies at 83
1894 On July - 18 leconte de Lisle, writer, dies at 75
1898 Emil Hartmann, composer, dies at 62 on July - 18.
1899 Horatio Alger Jr, Amer clergyman/author (Disagreeeable Woman), dies on July - 18.
1901 On this day in history alfredo Carlo Piatti, composer, dies at 79
1902 On July - 18 john White, composer, dies at 47
1908 On July - 18 jaime Nuno, composer, dies at 83
1915 On July - 18 george William Louis Marshall-Hall, composer, dies at 53