Famous Deaths In May - 07
Friday, 21 January 2022
0685 On May - 07 marwan I ibn al-Hakam, 4th kalief of Omajjaden (684-85), dies
0973 On this day in history otto I the Great, Holy Roman Emperor (962-973), dies at 60
1092 Death of Remigius de Fécamp, first bishop of Lincoln (b. unknown) on May - 07.
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 On May - 07 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 May - 07.
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 Edward Montagu, English baron Kimbolton, dies at about 68 on May - 07.
1673 Johannes Teellinck, Dutch vicar, dies at about 58 on May - 07.
1682 Death of Tsar Feodor III of Russia (b. 1661) on this day in history.
1718 Death of Mary of Modena, wife of James II of England (b. 1658) on May - 07.
1736 John Weldon, composer, dies at 60 on May - 07.
1792 Aert Schouman, Dutch bird/portrait painter, dies at 82 on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history franz Volrath Buttstett, composer, dies at 79
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 On May - 07 death of henry Peter Brougham, Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain (b. 1778)
1871 On this day in history louis Papineau, political reformer, dies
1876 On May - 07 franz count of Pocci, German artist/composer (Alchemist), dies at 69
1884 On May - 07 judah P Benjamin, confederate minister of War, dies at 72
1887 On this day in history death of c. F. W. Walther, American Lutheran theologian (b. 1811)
1896 On this day in history death of h. H. Holmes (Herman Webster Mudgett) , American serial killer (b. 1860)
1900 On May - 07 richard Storrs Willis, composer, dies at 81
1904 On this day in history peter Hille, writer, dies
1914 Edward Mollenhauer, composer, dies at 87 on this day in history.