Famous Deaths In May - 19
Tuesday, 19 March 2019
0804 On May - 19 alcuin of York, English scholar, dies in Tours France at 69
0988 On May - 19 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 Celestine V, [Pietro del Murrone], Pope (1294), dies on this day in history.
1319 On this day in history death of louis d'Évreux, son of Philip III of France (b. 1276)
1389 On this day in history death of dmitri Donskoi, Grand Prince of Muscovy (b. 1350)
1526 Death of Emperor Go-Kashiwabara of Japan (b. 1464) on May - 19.
1531 On this day in history death of jan Łaski, Polish statesman and diplomat (b. 1456)
1536 Death of Anne Boleyn, Queen of England/wife of Henry VIII, beheaded on May - 19.
1601 On May - 19 death of costanzo Porta, Italian composer
1610 On May - 19 death of thomas Sanchez, Spanish theologian (b. 1550)
1637 On May - 19 death of isaac Beeckman, Dutch scientist and philosopher (b. 1588)
1647 Sebastian Vrancx, Flemish painter (captain of vigilante), dies on May - 19.
1653 On May - 19 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 On May - 19 john Stanley, composer, dies at 74
1795 Josiah Bartlett, US physician/judge (signed Decl of Ind), dies at 65 on this day in history.
1798 Death of William Byron, 5th Baron Byron, English dueler (b. 1722) on May - 19.
1800 On this day in history death of french Bosbeeck, veterinarian/robber, hanged
1801 Herman H Vitringa, politician (National Meetings), dies on this day in history.
1821 On this day in history death of camille Jordan, French politician (b. 1771)
1825 On this day in history death of claude Henri de Rouvroy, Comte de Saint-Simon, French political philosopher (b. 1760)
1845 Maria EJ Versfelt, mistress of general Moreau/marshal Ney, dies at 68 on May - 19.
1864 On this day in history nathaniel Hawthorne, US, writer (Scarlet Letter), dies
1872 Johan van Dale, schoolmaster (New Dutch Language Wordbook), dies at 44 on May - 19.
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 Gus Kempis, cricketer (S Africa's 1st Test), dies of fever at 24 on May - 19.
1895 On this day in history jose J Marti y Perez, Spanish/Cuban poet (Versos sencillos), dies
1898 Death of William Ewart Gladstone, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1809) on this day in history.
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 May - 19.
1904 Death of Auguste Molinier, French historian (b. 1851) on May - 19.