Famous Deaths In June - 24
Monday, 18 November 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 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 June - 24.
1519 Lucrezia Borgia, daughter of Pope Alexander, dies at 39 on this day in history.
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 On June - 24 death of edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford, Lord Great Chamberlain of England (b. 1550)
1629 On June - 24 carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/writer, dies at 67
1637 On this day in history death of nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc, French astronomer (b. 1580)
1643 On this day in history john Hampden, English politician, dies of injuries at about 48
1652 On June - 24 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 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 Death of Adrien-Maurice, 3rd duc de Noailles, French soldier (b. 1678) on this day in history.
1778 On June - 24 peter Burmannus Secundus, [P Burman], Dutch classicist, dies at 64
1803 On June - 24 matthew Thornton, Irish/US physician/signer (Decl of Ind), dies at 88
1817 On this day in history 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 On June - 24 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 Grover Cleveland, 22nd & 24th Pres (1885-89, 93-97), dies at 71 on June - 24.
1909 On June - 24 death of sarah Orne Jewett, American writer (b. 1849)
1913 On June - 24 frank Lynes, composer, dies at 55
1922 On this day in history death of walter Rathenau, German foreign minister, killed by anti-semites at 54
1933 On this day in history 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 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.