Famous Deaths In May - 07
Monday, 18 February 2019
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 this day in history death of willem I, the Bad, king of Sicily (1154-66)
1205 On May - 07 ladislaus III Arpad, King of Hungary (1204-05), dies at 5 or 6
1427 Death of Thomas la Warr, 5th Baron De La Warr, English churchman on May - 07.
1523 On May - 07 franz von Sickingen, Germ knight/protect of poor, dies of wounds at 42
1539 On this day in history death of guru Nanak Dev, Founder of Sikhism (b. 1469)
1617 On May - 07 david Fabricius, German astronomer, dies at 53
1667 Johann Jakob Froberger, German organist/singer/composer, dies at 50 on May - 07.
1671 On this day in history edward Montagu, English baron Kimbolton, dies at about 68
1673 On May - 07 johannes Teellinck, Dutch vicar, dies at about 58
1682 On May - 07 death of tsar Feodor III of Russia (b. 1661)
1718 On May - 07 death of mary of Modena, wife of James II of England (b. 1658)
1736 On this day in history john Weldon, composer, dies at 60
1792 On May - 07 aert Schouman, Dutch bird/portrait painter, dies at 82
1793 Johan A Zoutman, Dutch lt admiral (battle of Doggersbank), dies at 68 on this day in history.
1800 Laurens P van Spiegel, regent/pension advisor (1787-95), dies at 64 on May - 07.
1805 On this day in history death of william Petty, 2nd Earl of Shelburne, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1737)
1814 Franz Volrath Buttstett, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
1818 On this day in history leopold Jan Antonin Kozeluh, composer, dies at 70
1825 Antonio Salieri, Italian composer, dies in Vienna at 74 on May - 07.
1836 On this day in history norbert Burgmuller, composer, dies at 26
1840 Death of Caspar David Friedrich, German painter (b. 1774) on May - 07.
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 Franz count of Pocci, German artist/composer (Alchemist), dies at 69 on May - 07.
1884 On May - 07 judah P Benjamin, confederate minister of War, dies at 72
1887 Death of C. F. W. Walther, American Lutheran theologian (b. 1811) on this day in history.
1896 On this day in history death of h. H. Holmes (Herman Webster Mudgett) , American serial killer (b. 1860)
1900 Richard Storrs Willis, composer, dies at 81 on May - 07.
1904 Peter Hille, writer, dies on May - 07.
1914 On this day in history edward Mollenhauer, composer, dies at 87