Famous Deaths In June - 16
Wednesday, 21 August 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 On this day in history lutgardis/Ludgardis, Flemish mystic/saint, dies at about 64
1361 On June - 16 john Tauler, German mystic (Gottesfreunde) dies at about 61
1397 On this day in history death of philip of Artois, Count of Eu, French soldier (b. 1358)
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 this day in history.
1620 On June - 16 carlo Saraceni, [Carlo Veniziano], Italian painter (Judith), dies
1622 Death of Alexander Seton, 1st Earl of Dunfermline, Chancellor of Scotland (b. 1555) on June - 16.
1623 On June - 16 death of christian, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg-Wolfenbüttel, German Protestant military leader (b. 1599)
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 On this day in history death of marie d'Orleans-Longueville, Duchess de Nemours, sovereign princess of Neuchâtel and writer (b. 1625)
1722 On this day in history john Churchill up Marlborough, English general strategist, dies at 72
1749 On June - 16 death of johann Baptista Ruffini, Italian trader (b. 1672)
1752 Giulio Alberoni, Spanish/Italian minister/cardinal, dies at 88 on June - 16.
1777 On this day in history death of jean-Baptiste-Louis Gresset, French poet and dramatist (b. 1709)
1778 Death of Konrad Ekhof, German actor (b. 1720) on this day in history.
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 Georg Wenzel Ritter, composer, dies at 60 on June - 16.
1812 On June - 16 franz Pforr, German painter/cartoonist (Lukasbund), dies at 23
1815 On June - 16 frederik Willem, duke of Brunswick (1813-15), dies in battle
1824 Death of Charles-François Lebrun, duc de Plaisance, Third Consul of France (b. 1739) on June - 16.
1831 Joseph Ignaz Schnabel, composer, dies at 64 on June - 16.
1837 Valentino Fioravanti, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1850 Death of William Lawson explorer of New South Wales, Australia (b. 1774) on June - 16.
1855 On this day in history 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 Méry French poet (b. 1798) on this day in history.