Famous Deaths In October - 11
Saturday, 18 September 2021
0732 On October - 11 abd ar-Rahman, Yemenite general strategist (Bordeaux occupier), dies
0965 Bruno I, archbishop of Cologne/duke of Lutheran, dies at about 40 on October - 11.
1188 Death of Robert I of Dreux, son of Louis VI of France on October - 11.
1303 Boniface VIII, [Benedetto Gaetani], lawyer/pope (1294-1303), dies on this day in history.
1347 Louis IV, Duke of Bayern/Romania-Germany King/emperor, dies on October - 11.
1424 Jan Zizka, Czech (army)leader (Hussieten), dies of plague at 46 on this day in history.
1531 Huldrych Zwingli, Swiss church reformer (Zwinglianen), dies on October - 11.
1598 On this day in history joachim Camerarius, German botanist (horticulture catalog), dies
1617 On October - 11 franchois Vranck, economist/writer (Deduction), dies at about 62
1666 On October - 11 henry de Fleury dee Coulan, mister of Buat/ritmeester, dies
1705 Guillaume Amontons, French physicist, dies at 42 on this day in history.
1708 Death of Ehrenfried Walther von Tschirnhaus, German mathematician (b. 1651) on this day in history.
1721 Death of Edward Colston, English merchant and philanthropist (b. 1636) on October - 11.
1725 Death of Hans Herr, Swiss-born Mennonite bishop (b. 1639) on October - 11.
1779 On this day in history casimir Pulaski, General, dies
1809 Death of Meriwether Lewis, (Lewis & Clark Expedition), commits suicide at 35 on this day in history.
1811 Death of Johann Conrad Ammann, Swiss physician and naturalist (b. 1724) on this day in history.
1812 On October - 11 jurriaan F de Frederici, Dutch governor-gen (Suriname), dies at 60
1821 Death of John Ross Key, American judge and lawyer (b. 1754) on October - 11.
1837 Samuel Wesley, composer (Exultate Deo), dies at 71 on this day in history.
1839 Leonor de Almeida marquesa de Alorna, Portuguese poet, dies at 88 on October - 11.
1850 On October - 11 louisa Maria, queen of Belgium (1832-50)/wife of Leopold I, dies at 38
1852 On October - 11 death of ferdinand Eisenstein, German mathematician (b. 1823)
1889 Death of James Prescott Joule, English physicist (b. 1818) on October - 11.
1891 On this day in history death of charles Stewart Parnells, remains buried in Ireland
1896 On October - 11 anton Bruckner, Austr composer (Te Deum, Wagner Symphony), dies at 72
1897 Leon Boelmann, French organist/composer (Suite Gothique), dies at 35 on this day in history.
1917 Harry Trott, cricketer (Aust capt played 24 Tests 1888-1898), dies on this day in history.
1925 On October - 11 karl M Lybeck, Fin/Swedish language poet (Samlade Arbeten), dies at 71
1933 Josef Hofmiller, writer, dies on this day in history.
1935 Frank Mitchell, cricketer (2 Tests for Eng then 3 for S Africa), dies on October - 11.
1940 Death of Lluís Companys, President of Generalitat of Catalonia (shot) (b. 1882) on this day in history.
1942 Leonid Vladimirovich Nikolayev, composer, dies at 64 on October - 11.
1958 J R Becher, writer, dies at 67 on October - 11.