Famous Deaths In May - 18
Saturday, 17 April 2021
0526 John I, Pope (523-26), dies on this day in history.
1160 Erik IX Helgi, [The Saint], King of Sweden, dies on this day in history.
1401 Death of Władysław Opolczyk (German: Ladislaus von Oppel, count palatine of Hungary 1367-1372, governor of Halych-Volhynia 1372 on this day in history.
1410 On this day in history ruprecht, Roman catholics German king, dies
1450 On this day in history death of sejong the Great of Joseon, ruler of Korea (b. 1397)
1550 Death of John, Cardinal of Lorraine, French churchman (b. 1498) on May - 18.
1551 On May - 18 death of domenico di Pace Beccafumi, Italian Renaissance-Mannerist painter (d. 1486)
1584 Death of Ikeda Motosuke, Japanese samurai commander (b. 1559) on May - 18.
1587 On May - 18 felix van Cantalice, Italian saint, dies
1625 Francisco Gomez de Sandoval y Rojas, Spanish marquis of Denia, dies on this day in history.
1653 On May - 18 carel Reyniersz, gov-gen (Neth East Indies), dies at 48
1675 Jacques Marquette jesuit/missionaries (Chicago), dies at 37 on May - 18.
1692 Elias Ashmole, antiquary, dies on this day in history.
1724 On May - 18 johann K Amman, Swiss/Dutch doctor for deaf-mutes, dies at 54
1733 On May - 18 georg Bohm, German organist/composer, dies at 71
1767 On this day in history thaddaus Ferdinand Lipowsky, composer, dies at 28
1780 Death of Charles Hardy, British governor of Newfoundland on this day in history.
1781 Death of Túpac Amaru II, Peruvian Indian revolutionary, a descendant of the last Inca ruler, Túpac Amaru (b. 1742) on May - 18.
1799 On this day in history pierre de Beaumarchais, dramatist, dies
1800 On this day in history death of alexander Suvorov, Russian general (b. 1729)
1807 On this day in history death of john Douglas, Scottish Anglican bishop and man of letters (b. 1721)
1808 On May - 18 jacob Albright, [Albrecht], German/US preacher, dies at 49
1829 On May - 18 bernardo Bittoni, composer, dies at 72
1832 On this day in history bonafacio Asioli, composer, dies at 62
1839 Carolina [Maria A] Bonaparte (countess Lipona), dies at 57 on this day in history.
1844 On May - 18 death of richard McCarty, American politician (b. 1780)
1848 On this day in history william A Leidesdorf, black, dies at 38 in SF
1862 On May - 18 william H Keim, US Union brig-general, dies in battle at 48
1864 James Byron Gordon, Confederate brig-gen, dies at 41 on May - 18.
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 May - 18 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