Famous Deaths In July - 21
Tuesday, 04 October 2022
1160 On July - 21 peterus Lombardus, Italian theologist/bishop of Paris, dies
1425 Manuel Paleologus, Byzantine Emperor (1391-1425)/writer, dies on July - 21.
1540 On this day in history john I Zapolyai, prince of Transsylvania/king of Hungary, dies
1544 On this day in history death of rené of Chalon [Renatus of Nassau], prince of Orange, slain in battle
1683 On July - 21 death of lord William Russell, English plotter against Charles II, beheaded
1688 On this day in history death of james Butler, 1st Duke of Ormonde, English statesman and soldier (b. 1610)
1717 On July - 21 niccolo Amenta, Italian poet (La Gostanza), dies
1782 On July - 21 placidus Cajetan von Camerloher, composer, dies at 63
1793 Death of Bruni d'Entrecasteaux, French explorer (b. 1739) on this day in history.
1796 On July - 21 robert Burns, Scottish poet (Auld Lang Syne), dies at 37
1798 Death of François Sebastien Charles Joseph de Croix, Count of Clerfayt, Austrian field marshal (b. 1733) on July - 21.
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 this day in history 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 Matthias J Scheeben, German theologist (Natur und Gnade), dies at 53 on July - 21.
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 Death of Robert G. Ingersoll, American politician and military officer (b. 1833) on July - 21.
1910 Johan Peter Selmer, composer, dies at 66 on July - 21.
1917 On this day in history christopher J Forster, British RAF-pilot/capt, dies in battle
1922 On July - 21 death of djemal Pasha, dictator of Turkey, murdered
1927 J J Lyons, cricketer (14 Tests for Australia), dies on this day in history.
1928 On July - 21 ellen A Terry, Brits actress/dir (Imperial Theatre), dies at 81
1932 On this day in history death of bill Gleason, late 19th century baseball player
1938 On this day in history death of owen Wister, American author (b. 1860)
1941 On this day in history 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 On July - 21 gerrit van den Bosch, led illegal Dutch CPN party, dies in Dachau
1946 Death of Gualberto Villarroel, President of Bolivia (b. 1908) on this day in history.
1948 On July - 21 arshile Gorky, abstract expressionist, dies at 43
1950 On July - 21 albert Riemenschneider, composer, dies at 71
1957 Bernard Spooner, US inventor (bulletproof jacket), dies on this day in history.