Famous Deaths In October - 12
Saturday, 18 September 2021
0632 Death of Edwin of Deira, King of Northumbria and Bretwalda on October - 12.
0638 Honorius I, [dux plebis], Italian Pope, dies on October - 12.
0642 On October - 12 johannes IV, Dalmatisch Pope (640-42), dies
1093 On October - 12 robrecht de Fries, earl of Flanders (1071-93), dies at about 62
1095 On October - 12 death of margrave Leopold II of Austria (b. 1050)
1176 On October - 12 death of william d'Aubigny, 1st Earl of Arundel, English politician
1320 Michael IX Paleologi, emperor of Byzantine (1295-1320), dies on this day in history.
1343 On October - 12 reinald II, duke of Gelre, dies
1491 Death of Fritz Herlen, German artist on this day in history.
1492 On October - 12 death of piero della Francesca, Italian painter
1565 On this day in history death of jean Ribault, French explorer and colonizer (b. 1520)
1576 On this day in history maximiliaan II, German king/Kaiser (1564-76), dies
1590 On October - 12 death of kano Eitoku, Japanese painter (b. 1543)
1600 On this day in history death of luis Molina, Spanish Jesuit (b. 1535)
1632 On October - 12 death of kutsuki Mototsuna, Japanese samurai commander (b. 1549)
1646 On this day in history francois De Bassompierre, marshal of France, dies
1654 On October - 12 dirck Graswinckel, Dutch copurt clerk of States-General, dies at 66
1672 Death of Frederik of Nassau, count of Buren, slain in battle on October - 12.
1678 On October - 12 death of edmund Berry Godfrey, English magistrate (b. 1621)
1679 On this day in history death of william Gurnall, English writer (b. 1617)
1685 On this day in history geeraerdt Burns, theologist/poet/historian, dies at 59
1692 Giovanni Battista Vitali, composer, dies at 60 on October - 12.
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 Death of Richard Molesworth, 3rd Viscount Molesworth, British field marshal (b. 1680) on this day in history.
1791 On October - 12 a L Karschin, writer, dies at 68
1794 James Lyon, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1797 On October - 12 pierre de Jelyotte, composer, dies at 84
1817 Johann Franz Xaver Sterkel, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1820 On this day in history elias Annes Borger, theologist/poet (Ode on the Rhine), dies at 36
1829 Jacobus Blue, Dutch regent/patriot, dies at about 73 on October - 12.
1837 On October - 12 frederica Louisa Wilhelmina, Queen of Netherlands, dies at 62
1844 On October - 12 claude Tillier, French journalist/writer (My Uncle Benjamin), dies
1845 On this day in history death of elizabeth Fry, British social reformer and philanthropist (b. 1780)