Famous Deaths In October - 12
Thursday, 02 July 2020
0632 Death of Edwin of Deira, King of Northumbria and Bretwalda on this day in history.
0638 On this day in history honorius I, [dux plebis], Italian Pope, dies
0642 Johannes IV, Dalmatisch Pope (640-42), dies on October - 12.
1093 On this day in history robrecht de Fries, earl of Flanders (1071-93), dies at about 62
1095 Death of Margrave Leopold II of Austria (b. 1050) on October - 12.
1176 Death of William d'Aubigny, 1st Earl of Arundel, English politician on October - 12.
1320 Michael IX Paleologi, emperor of Byzantine (1295-1320), dies on this day in history.
1343 Reinald II, duke of Gelre, dies on October - 12.
1491 Death of Fritz Herlen, German artist on October - 12.
1492 On October - 12 death of piero della Francesca, Italian painter
1565 Death of Jean Ribault, French explorer and colonizer (b. 1520) on this day in history.
1576 Maximiliaan II, German king/Kaiser (1564-76), dies on October - 12.
1590 Death of Kano Eitoku, Japanese painter (b. 1543) on this day in history.
1600 On this day in history death of luis Molina, Spanish Jesuit (b. 1535)
1632 On this day in history death of kutsuki Mototsuna, Japanese samurai commander (b. 1549)
1646 On October - 12 francois De Bassompierre, marshal of France, dies
1654 On October - 12 dirck Graswinckel, Dutch copurt clerk of States-General, dies at 66
1672 On this day in history death of frederik of Nassau, count of Buren, slain in battle
1678 On October - 12 death of edmund Berry Godfrey, English magistrate (b. 1621)
1679 Death of William Gurnall, English writer (b. 1617) on October - 12.
1685 Geeraerdt Burns, theologist/poet/historian, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1692 On October - 12 giovanni Battista Vitali, composer, dies at 60
1694 On this day in history matsuo Basho, greatest Japanese haiku poet, dies
1730 On October - 12 frederik IV, king of Denmark/Norway (1699-1730), dies
1758 On October - 12 death of richard Molesworth, 3rd Viscount Molesworth, British field marshal (b. 1680)
1791 On October - 12 a L Karschin, writer, dies at 68
1794 James Lyon, composer, dies at 59 on October - 12.
1797 Pierre de Jelyotte, composer, dies at 84 on this day in history.
1817 On October - 12 johann Franz Xaver Sterkel, composer, dies at 66
1820 On October - 12 elias Annes Borger, theologist/poet (Ode on the Rhine), dies at 36
1829 Jacobus Blue, Dutch regent/patriot, dies at about 73 on this day in history.
1837 Frederica Louisa Wilhelmina, Queen of Netherlands, dies at 62 on October - 12.
1844 Claude Tillier, French journalist/writer (My Uncle Benjamin), dies on October - 12.
1845 Death of Elizabeth Fry, British social reformer and philanthropist (b. 1780) on this day in history.