Famous Deaths In July - 21
Wednesday, 23 October 2019
1160 On July - 21 peterus Lombardus, Italian theologist/bishop of Paris, dies
1425 On July - 21 manuel Paleologus, Byzantine Emperor (1391-1425)/writer, dies
1540 On this day in history john I Zapolyai, prince of Transsylvania/king of Hungary, dies
1544 On July - 21 death of renĂ© of Chalon [Renatus of Nassau], prince of Orange, slain in battle
1683 Death of Lord William Russell, English plotter against Charles II, beheaded on July - 21.
1688 Death of James Butler, 1st Duke of Ormonde, English statesman and soldier (b. 1610) on this day in history.
1717 On July - 21 niccolo Amenta, Italian poet (La Gostanza), dies
1782 On July - 21 placidus Cajetan von Camerloher, composer, dies at 63
1793 On July - 21 death of bruni d'Entrecasteaux, French explorer (b. 1739)
1796 On July - 21 robert Burns, Scottish poet (Auld Lang Syne), dies at 37
1798 On this day in history death of franĂ§ois Sebastien Charles Joseph de Croix, Count of Clerfayt, Austrian field marshal (b. 1733)
1821 On July - 21 maurice J M prince de Broglie, bishop of Ghent, dies at about 55
1831 Emil Aarestrup, Danish physician/poet (Ritornellen), dies at 55 on this day in history.
1861 On July - 21 francis Stebbins Bartow, Confederate colonel, dies in battle at 44
1870 On July - 21 josef Strauss, Austrian composer (Dynamids), dies at 42
1880 On this day in history death of hiram Walden, American politician (b. 1800)
1888 On July - 21 matthias J Scheeben, German theologist (Natur und Gnade), dies at 53
1889 On this day in history death of nelson Dewey, American politician, 1st Governor of Wisconsin (b. 1813)
1891 On July - 21 franco Faccio, Italian composer/conductor, dies at 51
1899 On July - 21 death of robert G. Ingersoll, American politician and military officer (b. 1833)
1910 On July - 21 johan Peter Selmer, composer, dies at 66
1917 On this day in history christopher J Forster, British RAF-pilot/capt, dies in battle
1922 Death of Djemal Pasha, dictator of Turkey, murdered on this day in history.
1927 On this day in history j J Lyons, cricketer (14 Tests for Australia), dies
1928 On July - 21 ellen A Terry, Brits actress/dir (Imperial Theatre), dies at 81
1932 On July - 21 death of bill Gleason, late 19th century baseball player
1938 On July - 21 death of owen Wister, American author (b. 1860)
1941 On July - 21 death of bohdan Lepky, Ukrainian writer and poet (b. 1872)
1943 On this day in history charles William Paddock, 100m runner (Olympic-gold-1920), dies at 42
1944 Gerrit van den Bosch, led illegal Dutch CPN party, dies in Dachau on this day in history.
1946 Death of Gualberto Villarroel, President of Bolivia (b. 1908) on this day in history.
1948 Arshile Gorky, abstract expressionist, dies at 43 on this day in history.
1950 Albert Riemenschneider, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1957 Bernard Spooner, US inventor (bulletproof jacket), dies on July - 21.