Famous Deaths In May - 19
Sunday, 07 March 2021
0804 Alcuin of York, English scholar, dies in Tours France at 69 on May - 19.
0988 On this day in history dunstan[us], English archbishop of Canterbury, dies
1102 Death of Stephen, Count of Blois (b. c. 1045) on May - 19.
1125 On May - 19 death of vladimir Monomakh, Russian prince (b. 1053)
1296 On this day in history celestine V, [Pietro del Murrone], Pope (1294), dies
1319 Death of Louis d'Évreux, son of Philip III of France (b. 1276) on May - 19.
1389 On this day in history death of dmitri Donskoi, Grand Prince of Muscovy (b. 1350)
1526 On May - 19 death of emperor Go-Kashiwabara of Japan (b. 1464)
1531 Death of Jan Łaski, Polish statesman and diplomat (b. 1456) on May - 19.
1536 On May - 19 death of anne Boleyn, Queen of England/wife of Henry VIII, beheaded
1601 Death of Costanzo Porta, Italian composer on this day in history.
1610 On May - 19 death of thomas Sanchez, Spanish theologian (b. 1550)
1637 Death of Isaac Beeckman, Dutch scientist and philosopher (b. 1588) on this day in history.
1647 On this day in history sebastian Vrancx, Flemish painter (captain of vigilante), dies
1653 On this day in history carel Reyniersz, gov-gen of Neth East Indies, dies at 48
1715 Death of Charles Montagu, Chancellor of the Exchequer (b. 1661) on May - 19.
1786 John Stanley, composer, dies at 74 on May - 19.
1795 Josiah Bartlett, US physician/judge (signed Decl of Ind), dies at 65 on May - 19.
1798 On May - 19 death of william Byron, 5th Baron Byron, English dueler (b. 1722)
1800 Death of French Bosbeeck, veterinarian/robber, hanged on May - 19.
1801 On May - 19 herman H Vitringa, politician (National Meetings), dies
1821 On May - 19 death of camille Jordan, French politician (b. 1771)
1825 Death of Claude Henri de Rouvroy, Comte de Saint-Simon, French political philosopher (b. 1760) on this day in history.
1845 Maria EJ Versfelt, mistress of general Moreau/marshal Ney, dies at 68 on May - 19.
1864 Nathaniel Hawthorne, US, writer (Scarlet Letter), dies on this day in history.
1872 On this day in history johan van Dale, schoolmaster (New Dutch Language Wordbook), dies at 44
1876 On May - 19 guillaume Groen van Prinsterer, Dutch historian/politician, dies at 74
1885 Death of Peter W. Barlow, English engineer (b. 1809) on May - 19.
1890 Gus Kempis, cricketer (S Africa's 1st Test), dies of fever at 24 on May - 19.
1895 Jose J Marti y Perez, Spanish/Cuban poet (Versos sencillos), dies on this day in history.
1898 On this day in history death of william Ewart Gladstone, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1809)
1901 Marthinus Wessels Pretorius, 1st pres Rep South-Africa, dies at 81 on May - 19.
1903 Arthur Shrewsbury, cricketer (1277 runs at 35 47 in 23 Tests), dies on May - 19.
1904 On May - 19 death of auguste Molinier, French historian (b. 1851)