Famous Deaths In June - 08
Thursday, 14 November 2019
0218 On June - 08 opellius Macrinus, emperor of Rome (217-8), dies in battle at 54
0632 Mohammed, prophet of Islam (Koran), dies (according to tradition) on this day in history.
1042 Death of Hardicanute, King of England (1040-42), Lambeth on this day in history.
1115 On June - 08 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 On this day in history death of thomas de Ros, 5th Baron de Ros, English Crusader (b. 1338)
1384 On June - 08 death of kanami, Japanese actor (b. 1333)
1476 On this day in history death of george Neville, English archbishop and statesman
1505 Death of Hongzhi, Emperor of China (b. 1470) on June - 08.
1611 On this day in history death of jean Bertaut, French poet (b. 1552)
1612 On this day in history hans Leo Hassler, composer, dies at 49
1621 On June - 08 death of anne de Xainctonge, French saint (b. 1567)
1628 Death of Rudolph Goclenius, German philosopher (b. 1547) on June - 08.
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 Christian Huygens, inventor/astronomer (ring of Saturn), dies at 66 on this day in history.
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 Death of August Hermann Francke, German Protestant minister (b. 1663) on this day in history.
1742 Omobono Stradivari, Italian violin maker/son of Antonius, dies at 62 on this day in history.
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 June - 08.
1794 On June - 08 g A Borger, writer, dies
1795 Louis XVII Charles, king of France (1793-95), dies at 10 on this day in history.
1796 Felice de Giardini, composer, dies at 80 on June - 08.
1803 Joannes Natalis Paquot, Belgian priest/historian, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1806 On June - 08 george Wythe, US attorney (signed Decl of Indep), dies at about 79
1809 On June - 08 thomas Paine, writer (Age of Reason, Common Sense), dies at 72
1814 On this day in history friedrich Heinrich Himmel, composer, dies at 48
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 June - 08.
1845 Andrew Jackson, (D) 7th pres (1828-37), dies at 78 on this day in history.
1857 Death of Douglas William Jerrold, British playwright and satirist (b. 1803) on this day in history.