Famous Deaths In May - 19
Thursday, 24 January 2019
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 Death of Stephen, Count of Blois (b. c. 1045) on May - 19.
1125 Death of Vladimir Monomakh, Russian prince (b. 1053) on this day in history.
1296 Celestine V, [Pietro del Murrone], Pope (1294), dies on May - 19.
1319 Death of Louis d'Évreux, son of Philip III of France (b. 1276) on this day in history.
1389 On this day in history death of dmitri Donskoi, Grand Prince of Muscovy (b. 1350)
1526 On this day in history death of emperor Go-Kashiwabara of Japan (b. 1464)
1531 Death of Jan Łaski, Polish statesman and diplomat (b. 1456) on this day in history.
1536 On May - 19 death of anne Boleyn, Queen of England/wife of Henry VIII, beheaded
1601 On this day in history death of costanzo Porta, Italian composer
1610 Death of Thomas Sanchez, Spanish theologian (b. 1550) on this day in history.
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 Carel Reyniersz, gov-gen of Neth East Indies, dies at 48 on May - 19.
1715 On this day in history death of charles Montagu, Chancellor of the Exchequer (b. 1661)
1786 John Stanley, composer, dies at 74 on May - 19.
1795 On this day in history josiah Bartlett, US physician/judge (signed Decl of Ind), dies at 65
1798 Death of William Byron, 5th Baron Byron, English dueler (b. 1722) on May - 19.
1800 Death of French Bosbeeck, veterinarian/robber, hanged on this day in history.
1801 Herman H Vitringa, politician (National Meetings), dies on this day in history.
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 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 May - 19.
1885 Death of Peter W. Barlow, English engineer (b. 1809) on May - 19.
1890 On this day in history gus Kempis, cricketer (S Africa's 1st Test), dies of fever at 24
1895 On May - 19 jose J Marti y Perez, Spanish/Cuban poet (Versos sencillos), dies
1898 On May - 19 death of william Ewart Gladstone, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1809)
1901 On this day in history marthinus Wessels Pretorius, 1st pres Rep South-Africa, dies at 81
1903 On May - 19 arthur Shrewsbury, cricketer (1277 runs at 35 47 in 23 Tests), dies
1904 Death of Auguste Molinier, French historian (b. 1851) on this day in history.