Famous Deaths In June - 16
Thursday, 24 September 2020
0956 Hugo, the Great, duke of France, dies on June - 16.
1216 On this day in history innocent III, pope, dies at 54
1246 On this day in history lutgardis/Ludgardis, Flemish mystic/saint, dies at about 64
1361 On this day in history 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 Death of Jan Coppenhole, Flemish rebel leader, beheaded on June - 16.
1575 On June - 16 hadrianus Junius, [Adriaen the Jonghe], medical/historian, dies at 63
1620 Carlo Saraceni, [Carlo Veniziano], Italian painter (Judith), dies on this day in history.
1622 Death of Alexander Seton, 1st Earl of Dunfermline, Chancellor of Scotland (b. 1555) on this day in history.
1623 On this day in history death of christian, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, German Protestant military leader (b. 1599)
1644 On June - 16 johannes a Sancto Thoma, [Poinset], Portuguese theologist, dies at 54
1651 On June - 16 marsilio Casentini, composer, dies at 74
1671 Death of Stenka Razin, Cossack rebel leader, tortured & executed in Moscow on June - 16.
1707 On June - 16 death of marie d'Orleans-Longueville, Duchess de Nemours, sovereign princess of Neuchâtel and writer (b. 1625)
1722 John Churchill up Marlborough, English general strategist, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1749 On June - 16 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 June - 16.
1779 Death of Sir Francis Bernard, Governor of New Jersey and Massachusetts (b. 1712) on June - 16.
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 June - 16.
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 June - 16.
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 On June - 16 joseph Ignaz Schnabel, composer, dies at 64
1837 Valentino Fioravanti, composer, dies at 72 on June - 16.
1850 On this day in history death of william Lawson explorer of New South Wales, Australia (b. 1774)
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 On this day in history death of joseph Méry French poet (b. 1798)