Famous Deaths In June - 24
Thursday, 18 July 2019
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 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 June - 24 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 this day in history.
1629 On this day in history 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 June - 24.
1652 Andries Bicker, merchant/Amsterdam regent, dies at 65 on June - 24.
1673 John of Paffenrode, ruler of Ghussigny/poet, dies in battle on June - 24.
1707 Kaspar von Stieler, German linguist/poet, dies at 74 on this day in history.
1712 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1766 Death of Adrien-Maurice, 3rd duc de Noailles, French soldier (b. 1678) on June - 24.
1778 Peter Burmannus Secundus, [P Burman], Dutch classicist, dies at 64 on June - 24.
1803 On June - 24 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 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 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 Death of Sarah Orne Jewett, American writer (b. 1849) on June - 24.
1913 On this day in history frank Lynes, composer, dies at 55
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 On June - 24 death of carlos Gardel, Argentine singer (airplane crash) (b. 1890)
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 Rio Gebhardt, composer, dies at 36 on June - 24.
1946 Death of Louise Whitfield Carnegie, American philanthropist (b. 1857) on this day in history.