Famous Deaths In June - 24
Saturday, 04 February 2023
0803 On this day in history death of higbald of Lindisfarne
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 June - 24 albrecht von Eyb, German parson (Bamberg & Eichstattt), dies at 54
1519 On this day in history lucrezia Borgia, daughter of Pope Alexander, dies at 39
1520 Death of Hosokawa Sumimoto, Japanese samurai commander (b. 1489) on June - 24.
1572 On June - 24 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 Carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/writer, dies at 67 on June - 24.
1637 Death of Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc, French astronomer (b. 1580) on this day in history.
1643 John Hampden, English politician, dies of injuries at about 48 on June - 24.
1652 On this day in history andries Bicker, merchant/Amsterdam regent, dies at 65
1673 John of Paffenrode, ruler of Ghussigny/poet, dies in battle on this day in history.
1707 Kaspar von Stieler, German linguist/poet, dies at 74 on June - 24.
1712 On this day in history simon van der Stel, Dutch gov of Cape Colony (1679-99), dies at 72
1724 On this day in history johann Theile, German composer (Adam und Eva), dies at 77
1766 On this day in history death of adrien-Maurice, 3rd duc de Noailles, French soldier (b. 1678)
1778 On June - 24 peter Burmannus Secundus, [P Burman], Dutch classicist, dies at 64
1803 Matthew Thornton, Irish/US physician/signer (Decl of Ind), dies at 88 on this day in history.
1817 On June - 24 thomas McKean, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 83
1835 On this day in history death of andreas Vokos Miaoulis, Greek admiral and politician, commander of Greek naval forces in Greek War of Independence (b. 1769)
1882 On June - 24 joseph Joachim Raff, German opera composer (Cavatine), dies at 60
1891 Ann Sheppard Mounsey, composer, dies at 80 on June - 24.
1894 On June - 24 death of m F Sadi Carnot, president of France (1887-94), murdered at about 56
1908 Grover Cleveland, 22nd & 24th Pres (1885-89, 93-97), dies at 71 on June - 24.
1909 Death of Sarah Orne Jewett, American writer (b. 1849) on this day in history.
1913 Frank Lynes, composer, dies at 55 on June - 24.
1922 Death of Walter Rathenau, German foreign minister, killed by anti-semites at 54 on June - 24.
1933 Sissieretta Joyner Jones, "Black Patti", US singer, dies at about 64 on this day in history.
1935 Death of Carlos Gardel, Argentine singer (airplane crash) (b. 1890) on June - 24.
1936 Nandor Zsolt, composer, dies at 49 on this day in history.
1938 "Digger" Robertson, cricketer (Test for Australia 1885), dies on this day in history.
1944 On this day in history rio Gebhardt, composer, dies at 36
1946 On this day in history death of louise Whitfield Carnegie, American philanthropist (b. 1857)