Famous Deaths In October - 11
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
0732 Abd ar-Rahman, Yemenite general strategist (Bordeaux occupier), dies on October - 11.
0965 Bruno I, archbishop of Cologne/duke of Lutheran, dies at about 40 on this day in history.
1188 Death of Robert I of Dreux, son of Louis VI of France on this day in history.
1303 On this day in history boniface VIII, [Benedetto Gaetani], lawyer/pope (1294-1303), dies
1347 Louis IV, Duke of Bayern/Romania-Germany King/emperor, dies on this day in history.
1424 On October - 11 jan Zizka, Czech (army)leader (Hussieten), dies of plague at 46
1531 On October - 11 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 On this day in history henry de Fleury dee Coulan, mister of Buat/ritmeester, dies
1705 Guillaume Amontons, French physicist, dies at 42 on October - 11.
1708 On October - 11 death of ehrenfried Walther von Tschirnhaus, German mathematician (b. 1651)
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 On October - 11 casimir Pulaski, General, dies
1809 On this day in history death of meriwether Lewis, (Lewis & Clark Expedition), commits suicide at 35
1811 Death of Johann Conrad Ammann, Swiss physician and naturalist (b. 1724) on October - 11.
1812 Jurriaan F de Frederici, Dutch governor-gen (Suriname), dies at 60 on October - 11.
1821 On October - 11 death of john Ross Key, American judge and lawyer (b. 1754)
1837 On October - 11 samuel Wesley, composer (Exultate Deo), dies at 71
1839 On October - 11 leonor de Almeida marquesa de Alorna, Portuguese poet, dies at 88
1850 On October - 11 louisa Maria, queen of Belgium (1832-50)/wife of Leopold I, dies at 38
1852 On this day in history death of ferdinand Eisenstein, German mathematician (b. 1823)
1889 Death of James Prescott Joule, English physicist (b. 1818) on this day in history.
1891 On October - 11 death of charles Stewart Parnells, remains buried in Ireland
1896 Anton Bruckner, Austr composer (Te Deum, Wagner Symphony), dies at 72 on this day in history.
1897 On October - 11 leon Boelmann, French organist/composer (Suite Gothique), dies at 35
1917 Harry Trott, cricketer (Aust capt played 24 Tests 1888-1898), dies on this day in history.
1925 Karl M Lybeck, Fin/Swedish language poet (Samlade Arbeten), dies at 71 on this day in history.
1933 On this day in history josef Hofmiller, writer, dies
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 this day in history.
1958 J R Becher, writer, dies at 67 on this day in history.