Famous Deaths In May - 18
Tuesday, 17 September 2019
0526 On May - 18 john I, Pope (523-26), dies
1160 Erik IX Helgi, [The Saint], King of Sweden, dies on May - 18.
1401 On May - 18 death of wÅ‚adysÅ‚aw Opolczyk (German: Ladislaus von Oppel, count palatine of Hungary 1367-1372, governor of Halych-Volhynia 1372
1410 Ruprecht, Roman catholics German king, dies on this day in history.
1450 Death of Sejong the Great of Joseon, ruler of Korea (b. 1397) on this day in history.
1550 Death of John, Cardinal of Lorraine, French churchman (b. 1498) on this day in history.
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 this day in history felix van Cantalice, Italian saint, dies
1625 Francisco Gomez de Sandoval y Rojas, Spanish marquis of Denia, dies on May - 18.
1653 On May - 18 carel Reyniersz, gov-gen (Neth East Indies), dies at 48
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 this day in history.
1767 On May - 18 thaddaus Ferdinand Lipowsky, composer, dies at 28
1780 Death of Charles Hardy, British governor of Newfoundland on May - 18.
1781 Death of TÃºpac Amaru II, Peruvian Indian revolutionary, a descendant of the last Inca ruler, TÃºpac Amaru (b. 1742) on this day in history.
1799 On May - 18 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 this day in history.
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 On May - 18 bonafacio Asioli, composer, dies at 62
1839 On May - 18 carolina [Maria A] Bonaparte (countess Lipona), dies at 57
1844 On this day in history death of richard McCarty, American politician (b. 1780)
1848 On May - 18 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 May - 18.
1900 On May - 18 death of jean Gaspard Felix Ravaisson-Mollien, French philosopher (b. 1813)
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 this day in history.
1911 On this day in history gustav Mahler, Austr composer (Children's Death Songs), dies at 50