Famous Deaths In May - 05
Thursday, 22 April 2021
0311 On May - 05 gaius VM Galerius, emperor of Rome, dies at about 50
0984 On May - 05 death of gerberga of Saxony, Queen of Western Francia
1028 Alfonso V, King of Leon/Galicia (999-1028), dies in battle on May - 05.
1194 On this day in history kazimierz II, the Justified, grand duke of Poland (1177-94), dies
1219 Death of King Leo II of Armenia (b. 1150) on this day in history.
1309 Charles II, the Lame, King of Naples (1285-1309), dies on this day in history.
1504 On this day in history anton of Burgundy, the Great Bastard, knight, dies at about 82
1525 On May - 05 frederik III, the Wise, ruler of Saxon (1486-1525), dies at 62
1582 Charlotte de Bourbon, Princess of Orange, dies on this day in history.
1586 Death of Henry Sidney, Lord Deputy of Ireland (b. 1529) on this day in history.
1604 On May - 05 claudio Merulo, Italian organist/composer, dies at 71
1613 On May - 05 johann Steuerlein, composer, dies at 66
1672 Death of Samuel Cooper, English painter (b. 1609) on this day in history.
1678 Anna M van Schurman, Dutch poet/spoke 10 languages, dies at about 70 on this day in history.
1702 On this day in history jacob Hintze, composer, dies at 79
1705 Leopold I von Hapsburg, Emperor of Holy Roman Empire, dies at 64 on May - 05.
1766 On May - 05 death of jean Astruc, French physician and scholar (b. 1684)
1786 On May - 05 pedro III, King of Portugal, dies
1801 Philippe-Lambert-Joseph Spruyt, Flemish painter/engraver, dies at 74 on this day in history.
1808 On this day in history death of pierre Jean George Cabanis, French physiologist (b. 1757)
1811 Death of Robert Mylne, Scottish architect (b. 1734) on May - 05.
1821 On May - 05 napoleon I Bonaparte, emperor France (1799-1815), dies in St Helena
1827 On this day in history frederik Augustus I, Justified, King of Saxon (1806-27), dies at 76
1831 Friedrich Ludwig Seidel, composer, dies at 65 on May - 05.
1837 Niccolo Antonio Zingarelli, Italian composer/bandmaster, dies at 85 on May - 05.
1840 Gottlob Benedikt Bierey, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
1855 On this day in history death of sir Robert Inglis, Bt, English politician (b. 1786)
1859 Peter G L Dirichlet, German mathematician, dies at 53 on May - 05.
1864 On May - 05 alexander Hays, US Union-general-major, dies in battle at 44
1875 Jan A C A van Nispen tot Sevenaer, Dutch MP (1848-75), dies at 71 on this day in history.
1885 On this day in history lauro Rossi, composer, dies at 73
1886 On May - 05 joseph Albert, German photographer (Albertotype), dies at 61
1892 Jan Nepomuk Skroup, composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1896 Death of Silas Adams, American lawyer and politician (b. 1839) on May - 05.