Famous Deaths In June - 24
Sunday, 18 April 2021
0803 On this day in history death of higbald of Lindisfarne
1398 On June - 24 death of hongwu Emperor of China (b. 1328)
1439 On this day in history death of duke Frederick IV of Austria (b. 1382)
1475 Albrecht von Eyb, German parson (Bamberg & Eichstattt), dies at 54 on this day in history.
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 Death of Adrianus van Gouda, lay brother, hanged on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1637 Death of Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc, French astronomer (b. 1580) on this day in history.
1643 On this day in history john Hampden, English politician, dies of injuries at about 48
1652 Andries Bicker, merchant/Amsterdam regent, dies at 65 on June - 24.
1673 On this day in history john of Paffenrode, ruler of Ghussigny/poet, dies in battle
1707 On June - 24 kaspar von Stieler, German linguist/poet, dies at 74
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 Death of Adrien-Maurice, 3rd duc de Noailles, French soldier (b. 1678) on June - 24.
1778 On June - 24 peter Burmannus Secundus, [P Burman], Dutch classicist, dies at 64
1803 On this day in history matthew Thornton, Irish/US physician/signer (Decl of Ind), dies at 88
1817 On June - 24 thomas McKean, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 83
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 On June - 24 joseph Joachim Raff, German opera composer (Cavatine), dies at 60
1891 On this day in history ann Sheppard Mounsey, composer, dies at 80
1894 Death of M F Sadi Carnot, president of France (1887-94), murdered at about 56 on this day in history.
1908 On June - 24 grover Cleveland, 22nd & 24th Pres (1885-89, 93-97), dies at 71
1909 On this day in history death of sarah Orne Jewett, American writer (b. 1849)
1913 On this day in history frank Lynes, composer, dies at 55
1922 On June - 24 death of walter Rathenau, German foreign minister, killed by anti-semites at 54
1933 On June - 24 sissieretta Joyner Jones, "Black Patti", US singer, dies at about 64
1935 On June - 24 death of carlos Gardel, Argentine singer (airplane crash) (b. 1890)
1936 On this day in history nandor Zsolt, composer, dies at 49
1938 "Digger" Robertson, cricketer (Test for Australia 1885), dies on June - 24.
1944 On this day in history rio Gebhardt, composer, dies at 36
1946 Death of Louise Whitfield Carnegie, American philanthropist (b. 1857) on June - 24.