Famous Deaths In May - 19
Monday, 20 May 2019
0804 On May - 19 alcuin of York, English scholar, dies in Tours France at 69
0988 Dunstan[us], English archbishop of Canterbury, dies on May - 19.
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 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 Death of Emperor Go-Kashiwabara of Japan (b. 1464) on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1601 On May - 19 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 On May - 19 sebastian Vrancx, Flemish painter (captain of vigilante), dies
1653 Carel Reyniersz, gov-gen of Neth East Indies, dies at 48 on this day in history.
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 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 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 Johan van Dale, schoolmaster (New Dutch Language Wordbook), dies at 44 on this day in history.
1876 Guillaume Groen van Prinsterer, Dutch historian/politician, dies at 74 on May - 19.
1885 On May - 19 death of peter W. Barlow, English engineer (b. 1809)
1890 Gus Kempis, cricketer (S Africa's 1st Test), dies of fever at 24 on May - 19.
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 Marthinus Wessels Pretorius, 1st pres Rep South-Africa, dies at 81 on May - 19.
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.