Famous Deaths In June - 08
Thursday, 19 September 2019
0218 Opellius Macrinus, emperor of Rome (217-8), dies in battle at 54 on June - 08.
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 Peter van Amiens, French minister of crusades, dies at about 64 on this day in history.
1376 "Black Prince" of Wales, son of King Edward of England, dies at 46 on June - 08.
1383 On June - 08 death of thomas de Ros, 5th Baron de Ros, English Crusader (b. 1338)
1384 Death of Kanami, Japanese actor (b. 1333) on June - 08.
1476 On June - 08 death of george Neville, English archbishop and statesman
1505 On this day in history death of hongzhi, Emperor of China (b. 1470)
1611 On June - 08 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 this day in history.
1688 On June - 08 death of hans Bontemantel, Amsterdams merchant, buried
1695 On this day in history christian Huygens, inventor/astronomer (ring of Saturn), dies at 66
1711 Katharina Lescaille, [Netherlands Sappho], poetess, dies at 61 on June - 08.
1716 Death of Johann Wilhelm, Elector Palatine (b. 1658) on June - 08.
1727 Death of August Hermann Francke, German Protestant minister (b. 1663) on June - 08.
1742 On this day in history omobono Stradivari, Italian violin maker/son of Antonius, dies at 62
1768 On June - 08 johann J Winckelmann, German archaeologist, dies at 50
1771 On June - 08 death of george Montague-Dunk, 2nd Earl of Halifax, English statesman (b. 1716)
1790 Charles-Joseph van Helmont, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1794 G A Borger, writer, dies on this day in history.
1795 On June - 08 louis XVII Charles, king of France (1793-95), dies at 10
1796 On this day in history felice de Giardini, composer, dies at 80
1803 On June - 08 joannes Natalis Paquot, Belgian priest/historian, dies at 80
1806 George Wythe, US attorney (signed Decl of Indep), dies at about 79 on this day in history.
1809 Thomas Paine, writer (Age of Reason, Common Sense), dies at 72 on June - 08.
1814 On this day in history friedrich Heinrich Himmel, composer, dies at 48
1831 On June - 08 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 Andrew Jackson, (D) 7th pres (1828-37), dies at 78 on June - 08.
1857 Death of Douglas William Jerrold, British playwright and satirist (b. 1803) on this day in history.