Famous Deaths In May - 05
Tuesday, 27 July 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 On this day in history alfonso V, King of Leon/Galicia (999-1028), dies in battle
1194 Kazimierz II, the Justified, grand duke of Poland (1177-94), dies on this day in history.
1219 On this day in history death of king Leo II of Armenia (b. 1150)
1309 On May - 05 charles II, the Lame, King of Naples (1285-1309), dies
1504 Anton of Burgundy, the Great Bastard, knight, dies at about 82 on May - 05.
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 May - 05.
1586 Death of Henry Sidney, Lord Deputy of Ireland (b. 1529) on May - 05.
1604 On May - 05 claudio Merulo, Italian organist/composer, dies at 71
1613 Johann Steuerlein, composer, dies at 66 on May - 05.
1672 Death of Samuel Cooper, English painter (b. 1609) on May - 05.
1678 On May - 05 anna M van Schurman, Dutch poet/spoke 10 languages, dies at about 70
1702 Jacob Hintze, composer, dies at 79 on May - 05.
1705 On May - 05 leopold I von Hapsburg, Emperor of Holy Roman Empire, dies at 64
1766 Death of Jean Astruc, French physician and scholar (b. 1684) on this day in history.
1786 On this day in history pedro III, King of Portugal, dies
1801 Philippe-Lambert-Joseph Spruyt, Flemish painter/engraver, dies at 74 on May - 05.
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 Napoleon I Bonaparte, emperor France (1799-1815), dies in St Helena on May - 05.
1827 On May - 05 frederik Augustus I, Justified, King of Saxon (1806-27), dies at 76
1831 On this day in history friedrich Ludwig Seidel, composer, dies at 65
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 this day in history.
1864 Alexander Hays, US Union-general-major, dies in battle at 44 on this day in history.
1875 On this day in history jan A C A van Nispen tot Sevenaer, Dutch MP (1848-75), dies at 71
1885 On May - 05 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 May - 05.
1896 On this day in history death of silas Adams, American lawyer and politician (b. 1839)