Famous Deaths In June - 08
Sunday, 03 July 2022
0218 On June - 08 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 On June - 08 death of hardicanute, King of England (1040-42), Lambeth
1115 On June - 08 peter van Amiens, French minister of crusades, dies at about 64
1376 On this day in history "Black Prince" of Wales, son of King Edward of England, dies at 46
1383 On this day in history death of thomas de Ros, 5th Baron de Ros, English Crusader (b. 1338)
1384 Death of Kanami, Japanese actor (b. 1333) on this day in history.
1476 Death of George Neville, English archbishop and statesman on this day in history.
1505 On this day in history death of hongzhi, Emperor of China (b. 1470)
1611 Death of Jean Bertaut, French poet (b. 1552) on this day in history.
1612 Hans Leo Hassler, composer, dies at 49 on this day in history.
1621 On June - 08 death of anne de Xainctonge, French saint (b. 1567)
1628 Death of Rudolph Goclenius, German philosopher (b. 1547) on this day in history.
1661 On this day in history john Elsevier, book publisher/publisher, dies at 39
1688 On June - 08 death of hans Bontemantel, Amsterdams merchant, buried
1695 On June - 08 christian Huygens, inventor/astronomer (ring of Saturn), dies at 66
1711 On this day in history katharina Lescaille, [Netherlands Sappho], poetess, dies at 61
1716 On June - 08 death of johann Wilhelm, Elector Palatine (b. 1658)
1727 On this day in history death of august Hermann Francke, German Protestant minister (b. 1663)
1742 Omobono Stradivari, Italian violin maker/son of Antonius, dies at 62 on June - 08.
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 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 Felice de Giardini, composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1803 Joannes Natalis Paquot, Belgian priest/historian, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1806 George Wythe, US attorney (signed Decl of Indep), dies at about 79 on June - 08.
1809 Thomas Paine, writer (Age of Reason, Common Sense), dies at 72 on June - 08.
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 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.