Famous Deaths In May - 22
Saturday, 06 June 2020
0337 Constantine the Great, emperor of Rome (306-37)/anti semite, dies on May - 22.
0987 On this day in history death of louis V le Faineant, the Lazy, king of France (986-87), poisoned at 20
1068 On May - 22 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 Death of Saint Rita of Cascia, Italian saint (b. 1381) on this day in history.
1501 On this day in history 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 this day in history 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 Alexander VII, [Fabio Chigi], Italian Pope (1655-67), dies at 68 on May - 22.
1688 Johann A Quenstedt, German Lutherian theologist, dies at 70 on this day in history.
1745 On this day in history death of franĂ§ois-Marie, 1st duc de Broglie, French military leader (b. 1671)
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 this day in history.
1772 Death of Durastante Natalucci, Italian historian (b. 1687) on this day in history.
1781 Garret Wesley Mornington, composer, dies at 45 on May - 22.
1801 On this day in history heinrich Gottfried Reichard, composer, dies at 58
1819 John H van Kinsbergen, lt-admiral/founder (Corps Marines), dies at 84 on this day in history.
1825 On this day in history domenico Corri, composer, dies at 80
1851 On May - 22 death of mordecai Manuel Noah, American writer, journalist (b. 1755)
1859 Ferdinand II, [Re Bomba], Dutch King of Sicily, dies at 49 on this day in history.
1868 On May - 22 julius Plucker, German mathematician/physicist (formula of P), dies
1878 On this day in history franz von Holstein, composer, dies at 52
1880 Heinrich WA Freiherr von Gagern, German liberal politician, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1885 On this day in history victor(-Marie) Hugo, French writer (Les Miserables), dies at 83
1898 Edward Bellamy, writer, dies at 48 on this day in history.
1910 Jules Renard, French writer (Le plaisir the rompre), dies at 46 on this day in history.
1921 On May - 22 marie E Wilton, writer, dies
1925 On May - 22 john [Denton Pinkstone] French, Brit field marshall (WWI), dies at 72
1928 On May - 22 william HT Gairdner, Engl missionary (Nile Mission Press), dies at 54
1932 On this day in history lady Augusta, [Isabella Gregory], playwright (Gold Apple), dies at 80
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 May - 22 claude McKaye, Jamaican/US author (Banjo, Home to Harlem), dies at 57