Famous Deaths In June - 15
Wednesday, 27 October 2021
0923 On this day in history robert I, King of France (922-23), dies in battle
0948 Romanus I Lecapenus, Armenian emperor of Byzantium (919-44), dies on this day in history.
0991 On June - 15 theophano, German Empress/wife of Emperor Otto II, dies
1073 Death of Emperor Go-SanjÅ of Japan (b. 1034) on this day in history.
1246 Frederik II "the Strijdbare", duke of Austria, dies in battle at 25 on this day in history.
1337 Angelus Clarenus/da Cingoli, Italian leader, dies on this day in history.
1341 Andronicus III Paleologus, Byzantine emperor (1328-41), dies on June - 15.
1381 On this day in history death of wat Tyler, leader of English Peasants' Revolt, beheaded in London
1383 Death of John VI Cantacuzenus, Byzantine Emperor on June - 15.
1389 On June - 15 lazar I, Serbian prince, dies in battle
1397 On June - 15 count of Eu, French knight, dies in Turkish captivity
1467 On June - 15 philip the Good, Duke of Burgundy, dies at 70
1521 On June - 15 death of tamÃ¡s BakÃ³cz. Hungarian Catholic cardinal and statesman (b. 1442)
1557 On this day in history sebastiaan Van Noyen, military master builder, dies
1580 On June - 15 nicolaas van Nieuwland, corrupt 1st bishop of Haarlem, dies at 70
1614 Death of Henry Howard, 1st Earl of Northampton, English politician (b. 1540) on this day in history.
1666 On June - 15 pieter de Bitter, Dutch admiral (Colombo, Goa), dies
1677 Giovanni Battista Chinelli, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
1679 Death of Guillaume Courtois, French painter (b. 1628) on this day in history.
1702 Georg E Rumphius, German nature explorer, dies on this day in history.
1703 Gillis Schey, Dutch admiral (battle at Lowestoft), dies at 58 on June - 15.
1708 Death of Romeyn de Hooghe, painter/goldsmith, buried at 62 on June - 15.
1724 On June - 15 death of henry Sacheverell, English churchman and politician (b. 1674)
1750 On this day in history death of marguerite De Launay, Baronne Staal, French writer (b. 1684)
1760 Antoine Court, French reformed theologist, dies at 69 on this day in history.
1768 Death of James Short, Scottish mathematician and optician (b. 1710) on June - 15.
1772 Louis-Claude Daquin, French organist/composer (La Rose), dies at 77 on this day in history.
1814 Charles Palissot de Montenoy, French writer/politician, dies at 84 on this day in history.
1828 On June - 15 brizio Petrucci, composer, dies at 91
1831 On June - 15 peter Fuchs, composer, dies at 78
1839 On this day in history hans Skramstad, composer, dies at 41
1844 Thomas Campbell, poet (Ye Mariners of England), dies at 66 on this day in history.
1845 Francesco Capaccini, Italian cardinal/diplomat, dies at 60 on June - 15.
1849 James Knox Polk, 11th Pres (1845-1849), dies in Nashville, Tenn at 53 on this day in history.