Famous Deaths In June - 16
Friday, 18 October 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 June - 16.
1361 On June - 16 john Tauler, German mystic (Gottesfreunde) dies at about 61
1397 Death of Philip of Artois, Count of Eu, French soldier (b. 1358) on this day in history.
1468 Death of Jean Le Fevre, Burgundian chronicler (b. ca. 1395) on June - 16.
1492 On this day in history death of jan Coppenhole, Flemish rebel leader, beheaded
1575 On this day in history 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-LĂĽneburg-WolfenbĂĽttel, German Protestant military leader (b. 1599) on this day in history.
1644 Johannes a Sancto Thoma, [Poinset], Portuguese theologist, dies at 54 on June - 16.
1651 Marsilio Casentini, composer, dies at 74 on June - 16.
1671 On June - 16 death of stenka Razin, Cossack rebel leader, tortured & executed in Moscow
1707 Death of Marie d'Orleans-Longueville, Duchess de Nemours, sovereign princess of NeuchĂ˘tel and writer (b. 1625) on this day in history.
1722 John Churchill up Marlborough, English general strategist, dies at 72 on June - 16.
1749 On this day in history death of johann Baptista Ruffini, Italian trader (b. 1672)
1752 Giulio Alberoni, Spanish/Italian minister/cardinal, dies at 88 on this day in history.
1777 Death of Jean-Baptiste-Louis Gresset, French poet and dramatist (b. 1709) on this day in history.
1778 Death of Konrad Ekhof, German actor (b. 1720) on June - 16.
1779 Death of Sir Francis Bernard, Governor of New Jersey and Massachusetts (b. 1712) on June - 16.
1792 On June - 16 death of benjamin Tupper, Continental Army officer, and pioneer to the Ohio Country (b. 1738)
1793 Louis A count d'Affry, general/French ambassador in Netherland, dies on June - 16.
1804 Johann Adam Hiller, composer, dies at 75 on June - 16.
1808 On June - 16 georg Wenzel Ritter, composer, dies at 60
1812 Franz Pforr, German painter/cartoonist (Lukasbund), dies at 23 on June - 16.
1815 On this day in history frederik Willem, duke of Brunswick (1813-15), dies in battle
1824 Death of Charles-FranĂ§ois Lebrun, duc de Plaisance, Third Consul of France (b. 1739) on this day in history.
1831 Joseph Ignaz Schnabel, composer, dies at 64 on June - 16.
1837 On this day in history valentino Fioravanti, composer, dies at 72
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 On this day in history death of john Snow, English epidemiologist (b. 1813)
1866 Death of Joseph MĂ©ry French poet (b. 1798) on June - 16.