Famous Deaths In May - 19
Saturday, 21 September 2019
0804 Alcuin of York, English scholar, dies in Tours France at 69 on this day in history.
0988 Dunstan[us], English archbishop of Canterbury, dies on this day in history.
1102 Death of Stephen, Count of Blois (b. c. 1045) on this day in history.
1125 On this day in history death of vladimir Monomakh, Russian prince (b. 1053)
1296 On May - 19 celestine V, [Pietro del Murrone], Pope (1294), dies
1319 On May - 19 death of louis d'Ãvreux, 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 On this day in history death of emperor Go-Kashiwabara of Japan (b. 1464)
1531 Death of Jan Åaski, Polish statesman and diplomat (b. 1456) on May - 19.
1536 On this day in history 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 On May - 19 death of thomas Sanchez, Spanish theologian (b. 1550)
1637 On this day in history death of isaac Beeckman, Dutch scientist and philosopher (b. 1588)
1647 Sebastian Vrancx, Flemish painter (captain of vigilante), dies on May - 19.
1653 Carel Reyniersz, gov-gen of Neth East Indies, dies at 48 on May - 19.
1715 Death of Charles Montagu, Chancellor of the Exchequer (b. 1661) on May - 19.
1786 On May - 19 john Stanley, composer, dies at 74
1795 On May - 19 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 this day in history.
1800 On May - 19 death of french Bosbeeck, veterinarian/robber, hanged
1801 Herman H Vitringa, politician (National Meetings), dies on this day in history.
1821 Death of Camille Jordan, French politician (b. 1771) on May - 19.
1825 Death of Claude Henri de Rouvroy, Comte de Saint-Simon, French political philosopher (b. 1760) on May - 19.
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 On this day in history guillaume Groen van Prinsterer, Dutch historian/politician, dies at 74
1885 On this day in history death of peter W. Barlow, English engineer (b. 1809)
1890 On May - 19 gus Kempis, cricketer (S Africa's 1st Test), dies of fever at 24
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 Marthinus Wessels Pretorius, 1st pres Rep South-Africa, dies at 81 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.