Famous Deaths In May - 18
Tuesday, 21 May 2019
0526 John I, Pope (523-26), dies on May - 18.
1160 On May - 18 erik IX Helgi, [The Saint], King of Sweden, dies
1401 On this day in history death of władysław Opolczyk (German: Ladislaus von Oppel, count palatine of Hungary 1367-1372, governor of Halych-Volhynia 1372
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 May - 18.
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 this day in history francisco Gomez de Sandoval y Rojas, Spanish marquis of Denia, dies
1653 On this day in history carel Reyniersz, gov-gen (Neth East Indies), dies at 48
1675 Jacques Marquette jesuit/missionaries (Chicago), dies at 37 on this day in history.
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 Georg Bohm, German organist/composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1767 Thaddaus Ferdinand Lipowsky, composer, dies at 28 on May - 18.
1780 Death of Charles Hardy, British governor of Newfoundland on May - 18.
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 On May - 18 pierre de Beaumarchais, dramatist, dies
1800 Death of Alexander Suvorov, Russian general (b. 1729) on this day in history.
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 Bernardo Bittoni, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1832 On May - 18 bonafacio Asioli, composer, dies at 62
1839 Carolina [Maria A] Bonaparte (countess Lipona), dies at 57 on May - 18.
1844 On this day in history death of richard McCarty, American politician (b. 1780)
1848 William A Leidesdorf, black, dies at 38 in SF on May - 18.
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 On May - 18 death of jean Gaspard Felix Ravaisson-Mollien, French philosopher (b. 1813)
1909 On May - 18 george Meredith, English poet/writer (Diana of Crossways), dies at 81
1910 On this day in history flor van Duyse, composer, dies at 66
1911 On May - 18 gustav Mahler, Austr composer (Children's Death Songs), dies at 50