Famous Deaths In June - 16
Tuesday, 31 March 2020
0956 Hugo, the Great, duke of France, dies on June - 16.
1216 Innocent III, pope, dies at 54 on June - 16.
1246 On June - 16 lutgardis/Ludgardis, Flemish mystic/saint, dies at about 64
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 June - 16.
1468 Death of Jean Le Fevre, Burgundian chronicler (b. ca. 1395) on this day in history.
1492 On this day in history death of jan Coppenhole, Flemish rebel leader, beheaded
1575 Hadrianus Junius, [Adriaen the Jonghe], medical/historian, dies at 63 on June - 16.
1620 Carlo Saraceni, [Carlo Veniziano], Italian painter (Judith), dies on this day in history.
1622 On this day in history death of alexander Seton, 1st Earl of Dunfermline, Chancellor of Scotland (b. 1555)
1623 On June - 16 death of christian, Duke of Brunswick-LĂĽneburg-WolfenbĂĽttel, 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 this day in history.
1707 On June - 16 death of marie d'Orleans-Longueville, Duchess de Nemours, sovereign princess of NeuchĂ˘tel and writer (b. 1625)
1722 On June - 16 john Churchill up Marlborough, English general strategist, dies at 72
1749 Death of Johann Baptista Ruffini, Italian trader (b. 1672) on this day in history.
1752 Giulio Alberoni, Spanish/Italian minister/cardinal, dies at 88 on June - 16.
1777 Death of Jean-Baptiste-Louis Gresset, French poet and dramatist (b. 1709) on June - 16.
1778 On June - 16 death of konrad Ekhof, German actor (b. 1720)
1779 On June - 16 death of sir Francis Bernard, Governor of New Jersey and Massachusetts (b. 1712)
1792 Death of Benjamin Tupper, Continental Army officer, and pioneer to the Ohio Country (b. 1738) on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1812 Franz Pforr, German painter/cartoonist (Lukasbund), dies at 23 on this day in history.
1815 Frederik Willem, duke of Brunswick (1813-15), dies in battle on this day in history.
1824 On this day in history death of charles-FranĂ§ois 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 this day in history.
1850 On June - 16 death of william Lawson explorer of New South Wales, Australia (b. 1774)
1855 Death of John Gorrie, American physician (b. 1803) on June - 16.
1858 Death of John Snow, English epidemiologist (b. 1813) on this day in history.
1866 On June - 16 death of joseph MĂ©ry French poet (b. 1798)