Famous Deaths In May - 22
Monday, 02 October 2023
0337 On May - 22 constantine the Great, emperor of Rome (306-37)/anti semite, dies
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 On May - 22 death of john Forrest, English Franciscan friar (martyred) (b. 1471)
1540 Francesco Guicciardini, Italian historian/pres of Romagna, dies at 57 on May - 22.
1666 Death of Gaspar Schott, German scientist (b. 1608) on May - 22.
1667 Alexander VII, [Fabio Chigi], Italian Pope (1655-67), dies at 68 on this day in history.
1688 On May - 22 johann A Quenstedt, German Lutherian theologist, dies at 70
1745 Death of FranÃ§ois-Marie, 1st duc de Broglie, French military leader (b. 1671) on this day in history.
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 May - 22.
1781 On this day in history garret Wesley Mornington, composer, dies at 45
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 May - 22.
1825 On May - 22 domenico Corri, composer, dies at 80
1851 Death of Mordecai Manuel Noah, American writer, journalist (b. 1755) on May - 22.
1859 Ferdinand II, [Re Bomba], Dutch King of Sicily, dies at 49 on this day in history.
1868 Julius Plucker, German mathematician/physicist (formula of P), dies on this day in history.
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 On May - 22 edward Bellamy, writer, dies at 48
1910 On May - 22 jules Renard, French writer (Le plaisir the rompre), dies at 46
1921 On May - 22 marie E Wilton, writer, dies
1925 John [Denton Pinkstone] French, Brit field marshall (WWI), dies at 72 on this day in history.
1928 William HT Gairdner, Engl missionary (Nile Mission Press), dies at 54 on May - 22.
1932 On this day in history lady Augusta, [Isabella Gregory], playwright (Gold Apple), dies at 80
1939 Ernst Toller, writer, dies at 45 on May - 22.
1945 On May - 22 carel A Lion Cachet, lithographer/wood carver, dies
1948 On this day in history claude McKaye, Jamaican/US author (Banjo, Home to Harlem), dies at 57