Famous Deaths In October - 11
Friday, 20 September 2019
0732 On this day in history abd ar-Rahman, Yemenite general strategist (Bordeaux occupier), dies
0965 On this day in history bruno I, archbishop of Cologne/duke of Lutheran, dies at about 40
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 October - 11.
1347 On this day in history louis IV, Duke of Bayern/Romania-Germany King/emperor, dies
1424 On this day in history jan Zizka, Czech (army)leader (Hussieten), dies of plague at 46
1531 Huldrych Zwingli, Swiss church reformer (Zwinglianen), dies on this day in history.
1598 Joachim Camerarius, German botanist (horticulture catalog), dies on this day in history.
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 Guillaume Amontons, French physicist, dies at 42 on October - 11.
1708 Death of Ehrenfried Walther von Tschirnhaus, German mathematician (b. 1651) on October - 11.
1721 On October - 11 death of edward Colston, English merchant and philanthropist (b. 1636)
1725 On October - 11 death of hans Herr, Swiss-born Mennonite bishop (b. 1639)
1779 On October - 11 casimir Pulaski, General, dies
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 October - 11 jurriaan F de Frederici, Dutch governor-gen (Suriname), dies at 60
1821 On October - 11 death of john Ross Key, American judge and lawyer (b. 1754)
1837 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
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 On October - 11 leon Boelmann, French organist/composer (Suite Gothique), dies at 35
1917 On October - 11 harry Trott, cricketer (Aust capt played 24 Tests 1888-1898), dies
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 this day in history frank Mitchell, cricketer (2 Tests for Eng then 3 for S Africa), dies
1940 Death of LluĂs Companys, President of Generalitat of Catalonia (shot) (b. 1882) on October - 11.
1942 On this day in history leonid Vladimirovich Nikolayev, composer, dies at 64
1958 On October - 11 j R Becher, writer, dies at 67