Famous Deaths In May - 22
Tuesday, 19 November 2019
0337 On May - 22 constantine the Great, emperor of Rome (306-37)/anti semite, dies
0987 On May - 22 death of louis V le Faineant, the Lazy, king of France (986-87), poisoned at 20
1068 On this day in history death of emperor Go-Reizei of Japan (b. 1025)
1455 Death of Henry Percy, 2nd Earl of Northumberland, English politician (killed in battle) on this day in history.
1457 On May - 22 death of saint Rita of Cascia, Italian saint (b. 1381)
1501 On May - 22 robert Gaguin, French writer/diplomat (Arte Metrificandi), dies at 66
1538 Death of John Forrest, English Franciscan friar (martyred) (b. 1471) on this day in history.
1540 On May - 22 francesco Guicciardini, Italian historian/pres of Romagna, dies at 57
1666 Death of Gaspar Schott, German scientist (b. 1608) on this day in history.
1667 On May - 22 alexander VII, [Fabio Chigi], Italian Pope (1655-67), dies at 68
1688 Johann A Quenstedt, German Lutherian theologist, dies at 70 on May - 22.
1745 Death of FranĂ§ois-Marie, 1st duc de Broglie, French military leader (b. 1671) on May - 22.
1746 On May - 22 death of thomas Southerne, Irish dramatist (b. 1660)
1760 Death of Israel ben Eliezer, Polish-born mystical rabbi (b. 1700) on May - 22.
1772 On this day in history death of durastante Natalucci, Italian historian (b. 1687)
1781 Garret Wesley Mornington, composer, dies at 45 on this day in history.
1801 Heinrich Gottfried Reichard, composer, dies at 58 on May - 22.
1819 On this day in history john H van Kinsbergen, lt-admiral/founder (Corps Marines), dies at 84
1825 Domenico Corri, composer, dies at 80 on May - 22.
1851 Death of Mordecai Manuel Noah, American writer, journalist (b. 1755) on this day in history.
1859 Ferdinand II, [Re Bomba], Dutch King of Sicily, dies at 49 on May - 22.
1868 Julius Plucker, German mathematician/physicist (formula of P), dies on May - 22.
1878 On May - 22 franz von Holstein, composer, dies at 52
1880 On May - 22 heinrich WA Freiherr von Gagern, German liberal politician, dies at 80
1885 Victor(-Marie) Hugo, French writer (Les Miserables), dies at 83 on May - 22.
1898 On May - 22 edward Bellamy, writer, dies at 48
1910 Jules Renard, French writer (Le plaisir the rompre), dies at 46 on May - 22.
1921 On this day in history marie E Wilton, writer, dies
1925 On May - 22 john [Denton Pinkstone] French, Brit field marshall (WWI), dies at 72
1928 On this day in history william HT Gairdner, Engl missionary (Nile Mission Press), dies at 54
1932 Lady Augusta, [Isabella Gregory], playwright (Gold Apple), dies at 80 on this day in history.
1939 On May - 22 ernst Toller, writer, dies at 45
1945 Carel A Lion Cachet, lithographer/wood carver, dies on this day in history.
1948 On this day in history claude McKaye, Jamaican/US author (Banjo, Home to Harlem), dies at 57