Famous Deaths In May - 18
Saturday, 23 October 2021
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 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 Ruprecht, Roman catholics German king, dies on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1551 Death of Domenico di Pace Beccafumi, Italian Renaissance-Mannerist painter (d. 1486) on May - 18.
1584 Death of Ikeda Motosuke, Japanese samurai commander (b. 1559) on this day in history.
1587 On May - 18 felix van Cantalice, Italian saint, dies
1625 Francisco Gomez de Sandoval y Rojas, Spanish marquis of Denia, dies on May - 18.
1653 Carel Reyniersz, gov-gen (Neth East Indies), dies at 48 on May - 18.
1675 Jacques Marquette jesuit/missionaries (Chicago), dies at 37 on May - 18.
1692 On this day in history elias Ashmole, antiquary, dies
1724 On May - 18 johann K Amman, Swiss/Dutch doctor for deaf-mutes, dies at 54
1733 On this day in history georg Bohm, German organist/composer, dies at 71
1767 Thaddaus Ferdinand Lipowsky, composer, dies at 28 on this day in history.
1780 Death of Charles Hardy, British governor of Newfoundland on this day in history.
1781 On this day in history death of túpac Amaru II, Peruvian Indian revolutionary, a descendant of the last Inca ruler, Túpac Amaru (b. 1742)
1799 Pierre de Beaumarchais, dramatist, dies on May - 18.
1800 On this day in history death of alexander Suvorov, Russian general (b. 1729)
1807 Death of John Douglas, Scottish Anglican bishop and man of letters (b. 1721) on this day in history.
1808 Jacob Albright, [Albrecht], German/US preacher, dies at 49 on May - 18.
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 May - 18 carolina [Maria A] Bonaparte (countess Lipona), dies at 57
1844 On May - 18 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 May - 18 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 this day in history.
1909 On May - 18 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 May - 18 gustav Mahler, Austr composer (Children's Death Songs), dies at 50