Famous Deaths In June - 08
Saturday, 18 January 2020
0218 On this day in history opellius Macrinus, emperor of Rome (217-8), dies in battle at 54
0632 On June - 08 mohammed, prophet of Islam (Koran), dies (according to tradition)
1042 Death of Hardicanute, King of England (1040-42), Lambeth on June - 08.
1115 On this day in history peter van Amiens, French minister of crusades, dies at about 64
1376 On June - 08 "Black Prince" of Wales, son of King Edward of England, dies at 46
1383 Death of Thomas de Ros, 5th Baron de Ros, English Crusader (b. 1338) on this day in history.
1384 On this day in history death of kanami, Japanese actor (b. 1333)
1476 On June - 08 death of george Neville, English archbishop and statesman
1505 On June - 08 death of hongzhi, Emperor of China (b. 1470)
1611 On this day in history death of jean Bertaut, French poet (b. 1552)
1612 On June - 08 hans Leo Hassler, composer, dies at 49
1621 Death of Anne de Xainctonge, French saint (b. 1567) on June - 08.
1628 On June - 08 death of rudolph Goclenius, German philosopher (b. 1547)
1661 John Elsevier, book publisher/publisher, dies at 39 on June - 08.
1688 Death of Hans Bontemantel, Amsterdams merchant, buried on this day in history.
1695 On June - 08 christian Huygens, inventor/astronomer (ring of Saturn), dies at 66
1711 On June - 08 katharina Lescaille, [Netherlands Sappho], poetess, dies at 61
1716 On this day in history death of johann Wilhelm, Elector Palatine (b. 1658)
1727 On June - 08 death of august Hermann Francke, German Protestant minister (b. 1663)
1742 Omobono Stradivari, Italian violin maker/son of Antonius, dies at 62 on this day in history.
1768 Johann J Winckelmann, German archaeologist, dies at 50 on this day in history.
1771 On this day in history death of george Montague-Dunk, 2nd Earl of Halifax, English statesman (b. 1716)
1790 On June - 08 charles-Joseph van Helmont, composer, dies at 75
1794 On this day in history g A Borger, writer, dies
1795 On this day in history louis XVII Charles, king of France (1793-95), dies at 10
1796 Felice de Giardini, composer, dies at 80 on June - 08.
1803 Joannes Natalis Paquot, Belgian priest/historian, dies at 80 on June - 08.
1806 On this day in history george Wythe, US attorney (signed Decl of Indep), dies at about 79
1809 Thomas Paine, writer (Age of Reason, Common Sense), dies at 72 on this day in history.
1814 Friedrich Heinrich Himmel, composer, dies at 48 on this day in history.
1831 On this day in history sarah Kemble Siddons, English actress (Lady Macbeth), dies at 75
1835 Death of Gian Domenico Romagnosi, Italian physicist (b. 1761) on this day in history.
1845 On June - 08 andrew Jackson, (D) 7th pres (1828-37), dies at 78
1857 On June - 08 death of douglas William Jerrold, British playwright and satirist (b. 1803)