Famous Deaths In June - 24
Thursday, 21 October 2021
0803 Death of Higbald of Lindisfarne on June - 24.
1398 Death of Hongwu Emperor of China (b. 1328) on June - 24.
1439 On June - 24 death of duke Frederick IV of Austria (b. 1382)
1475 On this day in history albrecht von Eyb, German parson (Bamberg & Eichstattt), dies at 54
1519 Lucrezia Borgia, daughter of Pope Alexander, dies at 39 on this day in history.
1520 On this day in history death of hosokawa Sumimoto, Japanese samurai commander (b. 1489)
1572 On this day in history death of adrianus van Gouda, lay brother, hanged
1604 Death of Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford, Lord Great Chamberlain of England (b. 1550) on June - 24.
1629 On June - 24 carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/writer, dies at 67
1637 Death of Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc, French astronomer (b. 1580) on June - 24.
1643 On June - 24 john Hampden, English politician, dies of injuries at about 48
1652 Andries Bicker, merchant/Amsterdam regent, dies at 65 on this day in history.
1673 John of Paffenrode, ruler of Ghussigny/poet, dies in battle on June - 24.
1707 On this day in history kaspar von Stieler, German linguist/poet, dies at 74
1712 On June - 24 simon van der Stel, Dutch gov of Cape Colony (1679-99), dies at 72
1724 On June - 24 johann Theile, German composer (Adam und Eva), dies at 77
1766 On June - 24 death of adrien-Maurice, 3rd duc de Noailles, French soldier (b. 1678)
1778 Peter Burmannus Secundus, [P Burman], Dutch classicist, dies at 64 on June - 24.
1803 Matthew Thornton, Irish/US physician/signer (Decl of Ind), dies at 88 on June - 24.
1817 Thomas McKean, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 83 on this day in history.
1835 On June - 24 death of andreas Vokos Miaoulis, Greek admiral and politician, commander of Greek naval forces in Greek War of Independence (b. 1769)
1882 Joseph Joachim Raff, German opera composer (Cavatine), dies at 60 on this day in history.
1891 Ann Sheppard Mounsey, composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1894 Death of M F Sadi Carnot, president of France (1887-94), murdered at about 56 on June - 24.
1908 Grover Cleveland, 22nd & 24th Pres (1885-89, 93-97), dies at 71 on June - 24.
1909 On this day in history death of sarah Orne Jewett, American writer (b. 1849)
1913 On June - 24 frank Lynes, composer, dies at 55
1922 On June - 24 death of walter Rathenau, German foreign minister, killed by anti-semites at 54
1933 Sissieretta Joyner Jones, "Black Patti", US singer, dies at about 64 on June - 24.
1935 Death of Carlos Gardel, Argentine singer (airplane crash) (b. 1890) on this day in history.
1936 On June - 24 nandor Zsolt, composer, dies at 49
1938 On this day in history "Digger" Robertson, cricketer (Test for Australia 1885), dies
1944 On June - 24 rio Gebhardt, composer, dies at 36
1946 Death of Louise Whitfield Carnegie, American philanthropist (b. 1857) on this day in history.