Famous Deaths In June - 16
Wednesday, 22 September 2021
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 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 this day in history.
1468 On June - 16 death of jean Le Fevre, Burgundian chronicler (b. ca. 1395)
1492 Death of Jan Coppenhole, Flemish rebel leader, beheaded on June - 16.
1575 Hadrianus Junius, [Adriaen the Jonghe], medical/historian, dies at 63 on this day in history.
1620 On June - 16 carlo Saraceni, [Carlo Veniziano], Italian painter (Judith), dies
1622 On June - 16 death of alexander Seton, 1st Earl of Dunfermline, Chancellor of Scotland (b. 1555)
1623 Death of Christian, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, German Protestant military leader (b. 1599) on this day in history.
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 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 this day in history.
1777 On June - 16 death of jean-Baptiste-Louis Gresset, French poet and dramatist (b. 1709)
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 this day in history.
1792 Death of Benjamin Tupper, Continental Army officer, and pioneer to the Ohio Country (b. 1738) on this day in history.
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 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 Death of Charles-François Lebrun, duc de Plaisance, Third Consul of France (b. 1739) on this day in history.
1831 Joseph Ignaz Schnabel, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1837 On June - 16 valentino Fioravanti, composer, dies at 72
1850 On this day in history death of william Lawson explorer of New South Wales, Australia (b. 1774)
1855 On this day in history 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 June - 16.