Famous Deaths In June - 24
Thursday, 21 March 2019
0803 Death of Higbald of Lindisfarne on this day in history.
1398 On this day in history 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 June - 24.
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 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 this day in history.
1629 On June - 24 carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/writer, dies at 67
1637 On June - 24 death of nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc, French astronomer (b. 1580)
1643 John Hampden, English politician, dies of injuries at about 48 on this day in history.
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 June - 24 kaspar von Stieler, German linguist/poet, dies at 74
1712 Simon van der Stel, Dutch gov of Cape Colony (1679-99), dies at 72 on June - 24.
1724 On June - 24 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 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 this day in history.
1817 Thomas McKean, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 83 on this day in history.
1835 Death of Andreas Vokos Miaoulis, Greek admiral and politician, commander of Greek naval forces in Greek War of Independence (b. 1769) on this day in history.
1882 Joseph Joachim Raff, German opera composer (Cavatine), dies at 60 on June - 24.
1891 Ann Sheppard Mounsey, composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
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 Death of Sarah Orne Jewett, American writer (b. 1849) on June - 24.
1913 Frank Lynes, composer, dies at 55 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1935 On June - 24 death of carlos Gardel, Argentine singer (airplane crash) (b. 1890)
1936 On June - 24 nandor Zsolt, composer, dies at 49
1938 "Digger" Robertson, cricketer (Test for Australia 1885), dies on this day in history.
1944 On June - 24 rio Gebhardt, composer, dies at 36
1946 On June - 24 death of louise Whitfield Carnegie, American philanthropist (b. 1857)