Famous Deaths In May - 07
Thursday, 24 September 2020
0685 Marwan I ibn al-Hakam, 4th kalief of Omajjaden (684-85), dies on May - 07.
0973 Otto I the Great, Holy Roman Emperor (962-973), dies at 60 on this day in history.
1092 Death of Remigius de Fécamp, first bishop of Lincoln (b. unknown) on this day in history.
1166 On May - 07 death of willem I, the Bad, king of Sicily (1154-66)
1205 Ladislaus III Arpad, King of Hungary (1204-05), dies at 5 or 6 on May - 07.
1427 On this day in history death of thomas la Warr, 5th Baron De La Warr, English churchman
1523 On May - 07 franz von Sickingen, Germ knight/protect of poor, dies of wounds at 42
1539 Death of Guru Nanak Dev, Founder of Sikhism (b. 1469) on this day in history.
1617 On May - 07 david Fabricius, German astronomer, dies at 53
1667 On May - 07 johann Jakob Froberger, German organist/singer/composer, dies at 50
1671 On this day in history edward Montagu, English baron Kimbolton, dies at about 68
1673 Johannes Teellinck, Dutch vicar, dies at about 58 on this day in history.
1682 On May - 07 death of tsar Feodor III of Russia (b. 1661)
1718 Death of Mary of Modena, wife of James II of England (b. 1658) on this day in history.
1736 On May - 07 john Weldon, composer, dies at 60
1792 Aert Schouman, Dutch bird/portrait painter, dies at 82 on this day in history.
1793 On this day in history johan A Zoutman, Dutch lt admiral (battle of Doggersbank), dies at 68
1800 Laurens P van Spiegel, regent/pension advisor (1787-95), dies at 64 on this day in history.
1805 Death of William Petty, 2nd Earl of Shelburne, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1737) on May - 07.
1814 Franz Volrath Buttstett, composer, dies at 79 on May - 07.
1818 Leopold Jan Antonin Kozeluh, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
1825 Antonio Salieri, Italian composer, dies in Vienna at 74 on May - 07.
1836 Norbert Burgmuller, composer, dies at 26 on this day in history.
1840 On May - 07 death of caspar David Friedrich, German painter (b. 1774)
1863 On May - 07 amiel Weeks Whipple, US Union gen-major, dies of injuries at 46
1868 Death of Henry Peter Brougham, Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain (b. 1778) on this day in history.
1871 Louis Papineau, political reformer, dies on May - 07.
1876 On May - 07 franz count of Pocci, German artist/composer (Alchemist), dies at 69
1884 Judah P Benjamin, confederate minister of War, dies at 72 on May - 07.
1887 On May - 07 death of c. F. W. Walther, American Lutheran theologian (b. 1811)
1896 Death of H. H. Holmes (Herman Webster Mudgett) , American serial killer (b. 1860) on May - 07.
1900 On this day in history richard Storrs Willis, composer, dies at 81
1904 On May - 07 peter Hille, writer, dies
1914 Edward Mollenhauer, composer, dies at 87 on May - 07.