Famous Deaths In May - 19
Monday, 26 October 2020
0804 Alcuin of York, English scholar, dies in Tours France at 69 on May - 19.
0988 Dunstan[us], English archbishop of Canterbury, dies on this day in history.
1102 On this day in history death of stephen, Count of Blois (b. c. 1045)
1125 Death of Vladimir Monomakh, Russian prince (b. 1053) on this day in history.
1296 On May - 19 celestine V, [Pietro del Murrone], Pope (1294), dies
1319 Death of Louis d'Évreux, son of Philip III of France (b. 1276) on this day in history.
1389 On May - 19 death of dmitri Donskoi, Grand Prince of Muscovy (b. 1350)
1526 On May - 19 death of emperor Go-Kashiwabara of Japan (b. 1464)
1531 On May - 19 death of jan Łaski, Polish statesman and diplomat (b. 1456)
1536 Death of Anne Boleyn, Queen of England/wife of Henry VIII, beheaded on this day in history.
1601 On May - 19 death of costanzo Porta, Italian composer
1610 On this day in history death of thomas Sanchez, Spanish theologian (b. 1550)
1637 Death of Isaac Beeckman, Dutch scientist and philosopher (b. 1588) on May - 19.
1647 Sebastian Vrancx, Flemish painter (captain of vigilante), dies on May - 19.
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 this day in history.
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 Death of William Byron, 5th Baron Byron, English dueler (b. 1722) on this day in history.
1800 Death of French Bosbeeck, veterinarian/robber, hanged on this day in history.
1801 On May - 19 herman H Vitringa, politician (National Meetings), dies
1821 On this day in history 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 On this day in history maria EJ Versfelt, mistress of general Moreau/marshal Ney, dies at 68
1864 Nathaniel Hawthorne, US, writer (Scarlet Letter), dies on May - 19.
1872 On May - 19 johan van Dale, schoolmaster (New Dutch Language Wordbook), dies at 44
1876 Guillaume Groen van Prinsterer, Dutch historian/politician, dies at 74 on this day in history.
1885 On this day in history death of peter W. Barlow, English engineer (b. 1809)
1890 On this day in history gus Kempis, cricketer (S Africa's 1st Test), dies of fever at 24
1895 Jose J Marti y Perez, Spanish/Cuban poet (Versos sencillos), dies on this day in history.
1898 Death of William Ewart Gladstone, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1809) on May - 19.
1901 On this day in history marthinus Wessels Pretorius, 1st pres Rep South-Africa, dies at 81
1903 Arthur Shrewsbury, cricketer (1277 runs at 35 47 in 23 Tests), dies on this day in history.
1904 Death of Auguste Molinier, French historian (b. 1851) on May - 19.