Famous Deaths In May - 22
Wednesday, 20 March 2019
0337 On this day in history constantine the Great, emperor of Rome (306-37)/anti semite, dies
0987 Death of Louis V le Faineant, the Lazy, king of France (986-87), poisoned at 20 on this day in history.
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 May - 22.
1457 Death of Saint Rita of Cascia, Italian saint (b. 1381) on this day in history.
1501 Robert Gaguin, French writer/diplomat (Arte Metrificandi), dies at 66 on this day in history.
1538 Death of John Forrest, English Franciscan friar (martyred) (b. 1471) on May - 22.
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 this day in history 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 On May - 22 death of françois-Marie, 1st duc de Broglie, French military leader (b. 1671)
1746 Death of Thomas Southerne, Irish dramatist (b. 1660) on this day in history.
1760 On this day in history death of israel ben Eliezer, Polish-born mystical rabbi (b. 1700)
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 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 On May - 22 death of mordecai Manuel Noah, American writer, journalist (b. 1755)
1859 On May - 22 ferdinand II, [Re Bomba], Dutch King of Sicily, dies at 49
1868 Julius Plucker, German mathematician/physicist (formula of P), dies on this day in history.
1878 Franz von Holstein, composer, dies at 52 on this day in history.
1880 On this day in history heinrich WA Freiherr von Gagern, German liberal politician, dies at 80
1885 Victor(-Marie) Hugo, French writer (Les Miserables), dies at 83 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history john [Denton Pinkstone] French, Brit field marshall (WWI), dies at 72
1928 William HT Gairdner, Engl missionary (Nile Mission Press), dies at 54 on May - 22.
1932 Lady Augusta, [Isabella Gregory], playwright (Gold Apple), dies at 80 on May - 22.
1939 On May - 22 ernst Toller, writer, dies at 45
1945 On this day in history 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