Famous Deaths In May - 19
Saturday, 18 September 2021
0804 Alcuin of York, English scholar, dies in Tours France at 69 on this day in history.
0988 On May - 19 dunstan[us], English archbishop of Canterbury, dies
1102 Death of Stephen, Count of Blois (b. c. 1045) on this day in history.
1125 Death of Vladimir Monomakh, Russian prince (b. 1053) on May - 19.
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 this day in history.
1531 Death of Jan Łaski, Polish statesman and diplomat (b. 1456) on this day in history.
1536 On this day in history death of anne Boleyn, Queen of England/wife of Henry VIII, beheaded
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 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 May - 19.
1786 On this day in history 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 May - 19.
1800 On May - 19 death of french Bosbeeck, veterinarian/robber, hanged
1801 On this day in history herman H Vitringa, politician (National Meetings), dies
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 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 Death of Peter W. Barlow, English engineer (b. 1809) on May - 19.
1890 On May - 19 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 Death of William Ewart Gladstone, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1809) on this day in history.
1901 On May - 19 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.