Famous Deaths In June - 24
Friday, 24 May 2019
0803 Death of Higbald of Lindisfarne on this day in history.
1398 Death of Hongwu Emperor of China (b. 1328) on this day in history.
1439 Death of Duke Frederick IV of Austria (b. 1382) on June - 24.
1475 On June - 24 albrecht von Eyb, German parson (Bamberg & Eichstattt), dies at 54
1519 On June - 24 lucrezia Borgia, daughter of Pope Alexander, dies at 39
1520 On June - 24 death of hosokawa Sumimoto, Japanese samurai commander (b. 1489)
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 this day in history.
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 John Hampden, English politician, dies of injuries at about 48 on this day in history.
1652 Andries Bicker, merchant/Amsterdam regent, dies at 65 on this day in history.
1673 On June - 24 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 June - 24 simon van der Stel, Dutch gov of Cape Colony (1679-99), dies at 72
1724 Johann Theile, German composer (Adam und Eva), dies at 77 on June - 24.
1766 On June - 24 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 On this day in history matthew Thornton, Irish/US physician/signer (Decl of Ind), dies at 88
1817 Thomas McKean, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 83 on June - 24.
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 this day in history joseph Joachim Raff, German opera composer (Cavatine), dies at 60
1891 Ann Sheppard Mounsey, composer, dies at 80 on June - 24.
1894 On this day in history death of m F Sadi Carnot, president of France (1887-94), murdered at about 56
1908 On June - 24 grover Cleveland, 22nd & 24th Pres (1885-89, 93-97), dies at 71
1909 On June - 24 death of sarah Orne Jewett, American writer (b. 1849)
1913 Frank Lynes, composer, dies at 55 on this day in history.
1922 Death of Walter Rathenau, German foreign minister, killed by anti-semites at 54 on June - 24.
1933 On June - 24 sissieretta Joyner Jones, "Black Patti", US singer, dies at about 64
1935 Death of Carlos Gardel, Argentine singer (airplane crash) (b. 1890) on this day in history.
1936 Nandor Zsolt, composer, dies at 49 on this day in history.
1938 On this day in history "Digger" Robertson, cricketer (Test for Australia 1885), dies
1944 Rio Gebhardt, composer, dies at 36 on June - 24.
1946 Death of Louise Whitfield Carnegie, American philanthropist (b. 1857) on this day in history.