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Famous Deaths In May - 16

Monday, 28 September 2020

0942  On May - 16 saadiah Gaon, head of Talmudic Academy of Sura, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1265  Death of Saint Simon Stock, English saint (b. 1165) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1434  Pieter Appelmans, Flemish architect/master builder, dies at about 60 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1569  Death of Dirk Willems, Anabaptist Martyr on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1620  Death of William Adams, English navigator (b. 1564) on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1657  Death of Andrzej Bobola, Polish Jesuit missionary (b. 1591) on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1667  Death of Thomas Wriothesley, 4th Earl of Southampton, English statesman (b. 1607) on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1669  On this day in history pietro da Cortona, [Berrettini], painter/architect, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1691  Death of Jacob Leisler, becomes 1st American colonist hanged for treason on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1703  Charles Perrault, author/fairy tale writer, dies on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1754  On May - 16 giovanni Carlo Maria Clari, composer, dies at 76  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1762  Ernst Chreistian Hesse, composer, dies at 86 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1768  On May - 16 cornelis Writer, fleet supervisor, dies at about 81  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1777  Button Gwinnet, US revolutionary leader, dies from wounds on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1778  Death of Robert Darcy, 4th Earl of Holderness, English diplomat (b. 1718) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1782  On this day in history daniuel Charles Solander, botanist, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1790  On May - 16 death of philip Yorke, 2nd Earl of Hardwicke, English politician (b. 1720)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1805  On this day in history christian Brunings, hydraulic engineer, dies at 68  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1819  On May - 16 alexander van Bylandt, military, dies at 75  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1829  On this day in history william Congreve, English officer, dies at 56  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1830  Jean Baptiste Joseph Fourier, mathematician, dies on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1835  On May - 16 felicia Dorothea Hemans, poet/hymn writer, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1847  Kaspar Ett, German organist/composer, dies at 59 on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1862  Lev A Ms, Russian nobleman/poet, dies at 40 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1863  Lloyd Tilghman, Confederate brig-general, dies in battle at 47 on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1864  On May - 16 death of lean Bear, Cheyenne chief, murdered  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1880  Karl August Krebs, composer, dies at 76 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1891  On this day in history death of ion Brătianu, Romanian statesman (b. 1821)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1892  On May - 16 john Banvard, painted worlds largest painting (3 mile canvas), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1903  Eduard Rappoldi, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1904  On this day in history n I Bobrikov, Russian governor-general in Finland, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1910  Henri E Cross [Delacroix], French painter, dies at 53 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1913  On this day in history death of louis Perrier, member of the Swiss Federal Council (b. 1849)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1918  Eusapia Palladino, Napolitan, dies at 64 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1558  Andreas of Austria, Bohemia cardinal/gov of Netherlands (1598-1600) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1578  On this day in history birth of everard Digby, English conspirator (d. 1606)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1609  On this day in history birth of ferdinand, Austria, cardinal of Spain/governor of Netherlands  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1641  On May - 16 birth of dudley North, financier/economist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1659  Campegius Vitringa, Dutch theologist was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1710  William Talbot, 1st Earl Talbot, English politician (d. 1782) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1718  Maria Gaetana Agnesi, Italian mathematician (d. 1799) was born on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1748  On this day in history birth of antonius van Alphen, apostolic vicar of De Bosch  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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