Famous Deaths In May - 18
Tuesday, 23 July 2019
0526 On this day in history john I, Pope (523-26), dies
1160 Erik IX Helgi, [The Saint], King of Sweden, dies on this day in history.
1401 On May - 18 death of władysław Opolczyk (German: Ladislaus von Oppel, count palatine of Hungary 1367-1372, governor of Halych-Volhynia 1372
1410 On this day in history ruprecht, Roman catholics German king, dies
1450 Death of Sejong the Great of Joseon, ruler of Korea (b. 1397) on May - 18.
1550 Death of John, Cardinal of Lorraine, French churchman (b. 1498) on May - 18.
1551 Death of Domenico di Pace Beccafumi, Italian Renaissance-Mannerist painter (d. 1486) on this day in history.
1584 Death of Ikeda Motosuke, Japanese samurai commander (b. 1559) on this day in history.
1587 On this day in history felix van Cantalice, Italian saint, dies
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 May - 18.
1733 Georg Bohm, German organist/composer, dies at 71 on May - 18.
1767 Thaddaus Ferdinand Lipowsky, composer, dies at 28 on this day in history.
1780 On this day in history death of charles Hardy, British governor of Newfoundland
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 May - 18 pierre de Beaumarchais, dramatist, dies
1800 On May - 18 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 this day in history jacob Albright, [Albrecht], German/US preacher, dies at 49
1829 On May - 18 bernardo Bittoni, composer, dies at 72
1832 Bonafacio Asioli, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
1839 On May - 18 carolina [Maria A] Bonaparte (countess Lipona), dies at 57
1844 Death of Richard McCarty, American politician (b. 1780) on May - 18.
1848 William A Leidesdorf, black, dies at 38 in SF on this day in history.
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 May - 18.
1900 Death of Jean Gaspard Felix Ravaisson-Mollien, French philosopher (b. 1813) on May - 18.
1909 George Meredith, English poet/writer (Diana of Crossways), dies at 81 on this day in history.
1910 On this day in history flor van Duyse, composer, dies at 66
1911 Gustav Mahler, Austr composer (Children's Death Songs), dies at 50 on this day in history.