Famous Deaths In May - 18
Tuesday, 03 October 2023
0526 On this day in history john I, Pope (523-26), dies
1160 Erik IX Helgi, [The Saint], King of Sweden, dies on May - 18.
1401 Death of WÅ‚adysÅ‚aw Opolczyk (German: Ladislaus von Oppel, count palatine of Hungary 1367-1372, governor of Halych-Volhynia 1372 on this day in history.
1410 Ruprecht, Roman catholics German king, dies on May - 18.
1450 On May - 18 death of sejong the Great of Joseon, ruler of Korea (b. 1397)
1550 On this day in history death of john, Cardinal of Lorraine, French churchman (b. 1498)
1551 Death of Domenico di Pace Beccafumi, Italian Renaissance-Mannerist painter (d. 1486) on this day in history.
1584 On this day in history death of ikeda Motosuke, Japanese samurai commander (b. 1559)
1587 Felix van Cantalice, Italian saint, dies on this day in history.
1625 On May - 18 francisco Gomez de Sandoval y Rojas, Spanish marquis of Denia, dies
1653 Carel Reyniersz, gov-gen (Neth East Indies), dies at 48 on this day in history.
1675 On May - 18 jacques Marquette jesuit/missionaries (Chicago), dies at 37
1692 On May - 18 elias Ashmole, antiquary, dies
1724 Johann K Amman, Swiss/Dutch doctor for deaf-mutes, dies at 54 on this day in history.
1733 On May - 18 georg Bohm, German organist/composer, dies at 71
1767 Thaddaus Ferdinand Lipowsky, composer, dies at 28 on May - 18.
1780 On May - 18 death of charles Hardy, British governor of Newfoundland
1781 On May - 18 death of tÃºpac Amaru II, Peruvian Indian revolutionary, a descendant of the last Inca ruler, TÃºpac Amaru (b. 1742)
1799 On this day in history pierre de Beaumarchais, dramatist, dies
1800 Death of Alexander Suvorov, Russian general (b. 1729) on this day in history.
1807 Death of John Douglas, Scottish Anglican bishop and man of letters (b. 1721) on May - 18.
1808 On this day in history jacob Albright, [Albrecht], German/US preacher, dies at 49
1829 On this day in history bernardo Bittoni, composer, dies at 72
1832 Bonafacio Asioli, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
1839 On this day in history carolina [Maria A] Bonaparte (countess Lipona), dies at 57
1844 Death of Richard McCarty, American politician (b. 1780) on this day in history.
1848 On this day in history william A Leidesdorf, black, dies at 38 in SF
1862 On this day in history william H Keim, US Union brig-general, dies in battle at 48
1864 On this day in history james Byron Gordon, Confederate brig-gen, dies at 41
1889 Death of Isabella Glyn Dallas, Scottish Shakepearean actress (b. 1823) on this day in history.
1900 Death of Jean Gaspard Felix Ravaisson-Mollien, French philosopher (b. 1813) on May - 18.
1909 On this day in history george Meredith, English poet/writer (Diana of Crossways), dies at 81
1910 Flor van Duyse, composer, dies at 66 on May - 18.
1911 On May - 18 gustav Mahler, Austr composer (Children's Death Songs), dies at 50