Famous Deaths In June - 16
Thursday, 24 January 2019
0956 On this day in history hugo, the Great, duke of France, dies
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 John Tauler, German mystic (Gottesfreunde) dies at about 61 on June - 16.
1397 Death of Philip of Artois, Count of Eu, French soldier (b. 1358) on June - 16.
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 Hadrianus Junius, [Adriaen the Jonghe], medical/historian, dies at 63 on June - 16.
1620 On June - 16 carlo Saraceni, [Carlo Veniziano], Italian painter (Judith), dies
1622 On this day in history death of alexander Seton, 1st Earl of Dunfermline, Chancellor of Scotland (b. 1555)
1623 On this day in history death of christian, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, German Protestant military leader (b. 1599)
1644 On this day in history johannes a Sancto Thoma, [Poinset], Portuguese theologist, dies at 54
1651 Marsilio Casentini, composer, dies at 74 on June - 16.
1671 Death of Stenka Razin, Cossack rebel leader, tortured & executed in Moscow on this day in history.
1707 Death of Marie d'Orleans-Longueville, Duchess de Nemours, sovereign princess of Neuchâtel and writer (b. 1625) on this day in history.
1722 John Churchill up Marlborough, English general strategist, dies at 72 on this day in history.
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 June - 16.
1777 On June - 16 death of jean-Baptiste-Louis Gresset, French poet and dramatist (b. 1709)
1778 On June - 16 death of konrad Ekhof, German actor (b. 1720)
1779 Death of Sir Francis Bernard, Governor of New Jersey and Massachusetts (b. 1712) on this day in history.
1792 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1804 Johann Adam Hiller, composer, dies at 75 on June - 16.
1808 On June - 16 georg Wenzel Ritter, composer, dies at 60
1812 On this day in history franz Pforr, German painter/cartoonist (Lukasbund), dies at 23
1815 Frederik Willem, duke of Brunswick (1813-15), dies in battle on June - 16.
1824 On this day in history death of charles-François Lebrun, duc de Plaisance, Third Consul of France (b. 1739)
1831 Joseph Ignaz Schnabel, composer, dies at 64 on June - 16.
1837 Valentino Fioravanti, composer, dies at 72 on June - 16.
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 June - 16.
1866 Death of Joseph Méry French poet (b. 1798) on this day in history.