Famous Deaths In June - 16
Saturday, 23 March 2019
0956 Hugo, the Great, duke of France, dies on this day in history.
1216 On June - 16 innocent III, pope, dies at 54
1246 Lutgardis/Ludgardis, Flemish mystic/saint, dies at about 64 on this day in history.
1361 On this day in history john Tauler, German mystic (Gottesfreunde) dies at about 61
1397 On this day in history death of philip of Artois, Count of Eu, French soldier (b. 1358)
1468 Death of Jean Le Fevre, Burgundian chronicler (b. ca. 1395) on this day in history.
1492 Death of Jan Coppenhole, Flemish rebel leader, beheaded on this day in history.
1575 On June - 16 hadrianus Junius, [Adriaen the Jonghe], medical/historian, dies at 63
1620 Carlo Saraceni, [Carlo Veniziano], Italian painter (Judith), dies on June - 16.
1622 Death of Alexander Seton, 1st Earl of Dunfermline, Chancellor of Scotland (b. 1555) on this day in history.
1623 Death of Christian, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, German Protestant military leader (b. 1599) on June - 16.
1644 On June - 16 johannes a Sancto Thoma, [Poinset], Portuguese theologist, dies at 54
1651 Marsilio Casentini, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
1671 On June - 16 death of stenka Razin, Cossack rebel leader, tortured & executed in Moscow
1707 On this day in history death of marie d'Orleans-Longueville, Duchess de Nemours, sovereign princess of Neuchâtel and writer (b. 1625)
1722 On this day in history john Churchill up Marlborough, English general strategist, dies at 72
1749 On this day in history death of johann Baptista Ruffini, Italian trader (b. 1672)
1752 On June - 16 giulio Alberoni, Spanish/Italian minister/cardinal, dies at 88
1777 Death of Jean-Baptiste-Louis Gresset, French poet and dramatist (b. 1709) on June - 16.
1778 Death of Konrad Ekhof, German actor (b. 1720) on this day in history.
1779 Death of Sir Francis Bernard, Governor of New Jersey and Massachusetts (b. 1712) on this day in history.
1792 On June - 16 death of benjamin Tupper, Continental Army officer, and pioneer to the Ohio Country (b. 1738)
1793 On June - 16 louis A count d'Affry, general/French ambassador in Netherland, dies
1804 On this day in history johann Adam Hiller, composer, dies at 75
1808 Georg Wenzel Ritter, composer, dies at 60 on June - 16.
1812 Franz Pforr, German painter/cartoonist (Lukasbund), dies at 23 on this day in history.
1815 On this day in history frederik Willem, duke of Brunswick (1813-15), dies in battle
1824 On June - 16 death of charles-François Lebrun, duc de Plaisance, Third Consul of France (b. 1739)
1831 On this day in history joseph Ignaz Schnabel, composer, dies at 64
1837 Valentino Fioravanti, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1850 Death of William Lawson explorer of New South Wales, Australia (b. 1774) on June - 16.
1855 On June - 16 death of john Gorrie, American physician (b. 1803)
1858 Death of John Snow, English epidemiologist (b. 1813) on this day in history.
1866 Death of Joseph Méry French poet (b. 1798) on this day in history.