Famous Deaths In May - 22
Saturday, 25 May 2019
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 May - 22.
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 this day in history.
1540 Francesco Guicciardini, Italian historian/pres of Romagna, dies at 57 on this day in history.
1666 On this day in history death of gaspar Schott, German scientist (b. 1608)
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 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 Death of Israel ben Eliezer, Polish-born mystical rabbi (b. 1700) on May - 22.
1772 On May - 22 death of durastante Natalucci, Italian historian (b. 1687)
1781 Garret Wesley Mornington, composer, dies at 45 on May - 22.
1801 On May - 22 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 Domenico Corri, composer, dies at 80 on May - 22.
1851 Death of Mordecai Manuel Noah, American writer, journalist (b. 1755) on May - 22.
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 May - 22.
1898 Edward Bellamy, writer, dies at 48 on May - 22.
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 On May - 22 william HT Gairdner, Engl missionary (Nile Mission Press), dies at 54
1932 On May - 22 lady Augusta, [Isabella Gregory], playwright (Gold Apple), dies at 80
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 On this day in history claude McKaye, Jamaican/US author (Banjo, Home to Harlem), dies at 57