Famous Deaths In June - 26
Monday, 25 October 2021
0363 On June - 26 flavius C Julianus, [Apostata], emperor of Rome (361-63), dies
1291 Death of Eleanor of Provence, wife of Henry III of England on this day in history.
1541 Death of Francisco Pizarro, Spanish conqueror of Peru, assassinated in Lima on this day in history.
1631 Justinus van Nassau, ltalian admiral (Armada), dies on this day in history.
1657 Tobias Michael, composer, dies at 65 on June - 26.
1661 Lazaro Valvasensi, composer, dies at 76 on this day in history.
1666 On June - 26 richard Fanshawe, diplomat/translator/poet, dies
1688 Ralph Cudworth, philospher/cleric, dies on June - 26.
1778 Angelo Antonio Caroli, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
1793 Gilbert White, naturalist/cleric, dies on June - 26.
1798 On June - 26 eugene Godecharle, composer, dies at 56
1810 Death of Joseph Michel Montgolfier, French inventor (b. 1740) on this day in history.
1819 On this day in history johann Wilhelm Stadler, composer, dies at 71
1827 On June - 26 christian A Vulpius, German writer (Ornaldo Ornaldini), dies
1836 On June - 26 claude-Joseph Rouget de Lisle, author/composer (Marseillaise), dies
1863 On this day in history andrew Hull Foote, US Union lt admiral, dies
1878 On June - 26 death of mercedes of Orleans, queen of Spain (b. 1860)
1896 On this day in history louis CPR of Orleans, French duke (chosen king of Belgian), dies at 81
1906 On June - 26 alexander Muir, poet (Maple Leaf Forever), dies at 76
1918 Death of Peter Rosegger, Austrian poet and Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1843) on June - 26.
1922 Albert H K, monarch of Monaco (1889-1922), dies at 73 on this day in history.
1923 Edward Rae, cricketer (introduced cricket into Russian Lapland), dies on this day in history.
1926 Christina Goedvolk, wife of Henry Jut, dies on June - 26.
1937 On June - 26 georg A Erman, Ger egyptologist (Grammar of Ancient Egypt), dies at 82
1938 On June - 26 james Weldon Johnson, black leader (NAACP), dies in car crash at 67
1939 Ford M Ford, [Hueffer], British writer, (Tietjens Saga) dies at 65 on June - 26.
1943 On this day in history death of fritz Schmidt, Nazi commissioner in Holland, commits suicide at 39
1944 Billy Newham, cricketer (England Test 1887), dies on this day in history.
1945 On June - 26 erno Rapee, composer, dies at 54
1946 On June - 26 death of max Kögel, SS officer (b. 1895)
1947 On June - 26 death of richard Bedford Bennett, eleventh Prime Minister of Canada (b. 1870)
1948 Death of Lilian Velez, Filipino actress (b. 1924) on this day in history.
1949 Death of Kim Gu, President of the Provisional Government of the Republic of Korea (b. 1876) on this day in history.
1956 Clifford Brown, US jazz trumpeter (Joyspring, Jordu), dies at 25 on June - 26.