Famous Deaths In October - 04
Monday, 26 October 2020
1052 Death of Vladimir of Novgorod (b. 1020) on this day in history.
1072 On this day in history death of sancho II, king of Castile/bro of Alfonso VI, murdered at about 35
1221 On October - 04 death of william III Talvas, Count of Ponthieu (b. 1179)
1250 On October - 04 death of herman VI, Margrave of Baden
1305 Death of Emperor Kameyama of Japan (b. 1249) on October - 04.
1540 Helius Eobanus Hessus, German humanist/poet (Silvae), dies on October - 04.
1564 Pietro P Vergerio, Italian theologist/bishop of Croatia, dies on this day in history.
1571 Claude Togniel d'Espence, French theologist (Sorbonne), dies at 60 on October - 04.
1582 On October - 04 theresia van Avila, Spanish mystic writer, dies
1590 On October - 04 cujacius, [Jacques Cujas], French lawyer, dies at about 68
1597 On October - 04 death of sarsa Dengel, Emperor of Ethiopia (b. 1550)
1661 Death of Jacqueline Pascal, French child prodigy (b. 1625) on this day in history.
1669 Death of Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, Dutch painter (b. 1606) on this day in history.
1680 On this day in history death of pierre-Paul Riquet, French engineer
1713 Valentin Molitor, composer, dies at 76 on October - 04.
1721 Abraham Alewijn, poet/playwright (Beslikte Swaantje), dies at 36 on October - 04.
1743 On October - 04 john Campbell, 2nd duke of Argyll/fieldmarshal, dies at 64
1749 On this day in history death of franz Freiherr von der Trenck, Austrian soldier (b. 1711)
1754 Death of Tanacharison, Catawba Indian chief on this day in history.
1755 On this day in history samuel von Cocceji, German lawyer, dies
1785 On October - 04 death of david Brearly, American statesman (b. 1703)
1821 Death of John Rennie, Scottish engineer (b. 1761) on this day in history.
1830 Hans DL earl Yorck von Wartenburg, gov-gen of E-Prussia, dies at 71 on October - 04.
1838 On October - 04 eleanore Sophia Maria Westenholz, composer, dies at 79
1848 Louis Massonneau, composer, dies at 82 on October - 04.
1851 Death of Manuel de Godoy, Spanish statesman (b. 1767) on October - 04.
1859 On October - 04 karl Baedeker, German tour guide (Die Schweiz), dies at 57
1862 On this day in history william Duncan Smith, US Confederate brig-general, dies at 36
1863 On October - 04 gerrit Schimmelpenninck, earl of Nijenhuis/Peckedam, dies at 69
1864 Death of Joseph Montferrand, French Canadian logger and strong man (b. 1802) on this day in history.
1867 Death of Francis Xavier Seelos German-American Roman Catholic priest (b. 1819) on this day in history.
1880 William Lassell, English astronomer (1st moon of Neptune), dies on this day in history.
1890 Death of Catherine Booth, the Mother of The Salvation Army (b. 1829) on October - 04.
1892 Guillaume Van Kerckhoven, Belgian captain, dies at 39 on this day in history.