Famous Deaths In October - 11
Sunday, 17 January 2021
0732 Abd ar-Rahman, Yemenite general strategist (Bordeaux occupier), dies on this day in history.
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 On October - 11 boniface VIII, [Benedetto Gaetani], lawyer/pope (1294-1303), dies
1347 Louis IV, Duke of Bayern/Romania-Germany King/emperor, dies on October - 11.
1424 On October - 11 jan Zizka, Czech (army)leader (Hussieten), dies of plague at 46
1531 On this day in history huldrych Zwingli, Swiss church reformer (Zwinglianen), dies
1598 On October - 11 joachim Camerarius, German botanist (horticulture catalog), dies
1617 On this day in history franchois Vranck, economist/writer (Deduction), dies at about 62
1666 Henry de Fleury dee Coulan, mister of Buat/ritmeester, dies on October - 11.
1705 On this day in history guillaume Amontons, French physicist, dies at 42
1708 Death of Ehrenfried Walther von Tschirnhaus, German mathematician (b. 1651) on this day in history.
1721 On this day in history death of edward Colston, English merchant and philanthropist (b. 1636)
1725 Death of Hans Herr, Swiss-born Mennonite bishop (b. 1639) on this day in history.
1779 Casimir Pulaski, General, dies on this day in history.
1809 On October - 11 death of meriwether Lewis, (Lewis & Clark Expedition), commits suicide at 35
1811 On this day in history death of johann Conrad Ammann, Swiss physician and naturalist (b. 1724)
1812 On this day in history jurriaan F de Frederici, Dutch governor-gen (Suriname), dies at 60
1821 On this day in history death of john Ross Key, American judge and lawyer (b. 1754)
1837 On October - 11 samuel Wesley, composer (Exultate Deo), dies at 71
1839 Leonor de Almeida marquesa de Alorna, Portuguese poet, dies at 88 on October - 11.
1850 Louisa Maria, queen of Belgium (1832-50)/wife of Leopold I, dies at 38 on October - 11.
1852 Death of Ferdinand Eisenstein, German mathematician (b. 1823) on this day in history.
1889 Death of James Prescott Joule, English physicist (b. 1818) on October - 11.
1891 Death of Charles Stewart Parnells, remains buried in Ireland on this day in history.
1896 On this day in history anton Bruckner, Austr composer (Te Deum, Wagner Symphony), dies at 72
1897 Leon Boelmann, French organist/composer (Suite Gothique), dies at 35 on October - 11.
1917 Harry Trott, cricketer (Aust capt played 24 Tests 1888-1898), dies on October - 11.
1925 On October - 11 karl M Lybeck, Fin/Swedish language poet (Samlade Arbeten), dies at 71
1933 Josef Hofmiller, writer, dies on October - 11.
1935 On October - 11 frank Mitchell, cricketer (2 Tests for Eng then 3 for S Africa), dies
1940 On October - 11 death of lluís Companys, President of Generalitat of Catalonia (shot) (b. 1882)
1942 On this day in history leonid Vladimirovich Nikolayev, composer, dies at 64
1958 J R Becher, writer, dies at 67 on this day in history.