Famous Deaths In November - 18
Monday, 19 April 2021
0942 Odo van Cluny, 2nd abbott of Cluny (924-42), dies on this day in history.
1154 Death of Adélaide de Maurienne, wife of Louis VI of France (b. 1092) on this day in history.
1170 On November - 18 albrecht I "Bear", 1st margrave of Brandenburg (1150-70), dies at 70
1305 On November - 18 death of john II, Duke of Brittany (b. 1239)
1559 Death of Cuthbert Tunstall, English churchman (b. 1474) on this day in history.
1590 Death of George Talbot, 6th Earl of Shrewsbury, English statesman (b. 1528) on this day in history.
1603 Elisabeth van Nassau, daughter of Juliana, dies at 61 on November - 18.
1630 On November - 18 death of esaias van der Velde, Dutch painter, buried
1678 Giovanni Maria Bononcini, composer, dies at 36 on this day in history.
1724 On this day in history death of bartolomeu de Gusmão, Portuguese naturalist (b. 1685)
1771 Giuseppe de Majo, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1785 Death of Louis Philip I, Duke of Orléans, French soldier and writer (b. 1725) on this day in history.
1796 On November - 18 catharina II, "The Great", tsarina of Russia (1762-96), dies at 67
1797 Death of Jacques-Alexandre Laffon de Ladebat, French shipbuilder and merchant (b. 1719) on this day in history.
1814 Death of William Jessop, British civil engineer (b. 1745) on this day in history.
1822 On this day in history anton Teyber, composer, dies at 66
1827 On this day in history wilhelm Hauff, writer, dies at 24
1841 Georg Chistoph Grosheim, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
1851 On November - 18 ernst August, duke of Cumberland/king of Hanover (1837-51), dies at 80
1852 On November - 18 anton Bernhard Furstenau, composer, dies at 60
1883 On this day in history wilhelm Siemens, German/British physicist (steam engine), dies
1886 On November - 18 chester A Arthur, 21st pres (1881-85), dies in NY at 56
1887 On this day in history eduard Marxsen, composer, dies at 81
1889 On November - 18 william Allingham, Irish poet (Day & Night Songs), dies at 68
1904 Justus van Maurik, cigar manufacturer/author/head of Red Guard, dies on this day in history.
1911 On this day in history alfred Binet, French child psychologist, dies
1917 On this day in history henry Spiekman, social-democratic politician, dies at 43
1918 Reggie Schwartz, cricketer (55 wickets for South Africa), dies on this day in history.
1919 On this day in history ferdinand Domela Newenhouse, anarchist (free socialist), dies
1922 Marcel Proust, French author (Recherche du Temps Perdu), dies at 51 on November - 18.
1929 Henricus Van de Wetering, archbishop Utrecht (1895-1929), dies at 78 on November - 18.
1941 Walter H Nernst, German chemist (Nobel Prize 1920), dies at 77 on this day in history.
1946 Donald Meek, Scotland, actor (Stage Fair, Stagecoach), dies at 86 on November - 18.
1950 On November - 18 gerardus van de Lion, Dutch minister of Education, dies at 60