Famous Deaths In May - 22
Friday, 30 July 2021
0337 Constantine the Great, emperor of Rome (306-37)/anti semite, dies on this day in history.
0987 On this day in history death of louis V le Faineant, the Lazy, king of France (986-87), poisoned at 20
1068 Death of Emperor Go-Reizei of Japan (b. 1025) on this day in history.
1455 On May - 22 death of henry Percy, 2nd Earl of Northumberland, English politician (killed in battle)
1457 Death of Saint Rita of Cascia, Italian saint (b. 1381) on May - 22.
1501 Robert Gaguin, French writer/diplomat (Arte Metrificandi), dies at 66 on this day in history.
1538 On this day in history death of john Forrest, English Franciscan friar (martyred) (b. 1471)
1540 On this day in history francesco Guicciardini, Italian historian/pres of Romagna, dies at 57
1666 On this day in history death of gaspar Schott, German scientist (b. 1608)
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 this day in history.
1745 Death of François-Marie, 1st duc de Broglie, French military leader (b. 1671) on May - 22.
1746 Death of Thomas Southerne, Irish dramatist (b. 1660) on May - 22.
1760 On May - 22 death of israel ben Eliezer, Polish-born mystical rabbi (b. 1700)
1772 Death of Durastante Natalucci, Italian historian (b. 1687) on this day in history.
1781 On May - 22 garret Wesley Mornington, composer, dies at 45
1801 Heinrich Gottfried Reichard, composer, dies at 58 on May - 22.
1819 On May - 22 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 this day in history.
1878 Franz von Holstein, composer, dies at 52 on May - 22.
1880 On May - 22 heinrich WA Freiherr von Gagern, German liberal politician, dies at 80
1885 On May - 22 victor(-Marie) Hugo, French writer (Les Miserables), dies at 83
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 Marie E Wilton, writer, dies on this day in history.
1925 John [Denton Pinkstone] French, Brit field marshall (WWI), dies at 72 on this day in history.
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 Ernst Toller, writer, dies at 45 on this day in history.
1945 On May - 22 carel A Lion Cachet, lithographer/wood carver, dies
1948 Claude McKaye, Jamaican/US author (Banjo, Home to Harlem), dies at 57 on May - 22.