Famous Deaths In October - 21
Friday, 14 May 2021
1125 Death of Cosmas of Prague, Bohemian writer on this day in history.
1204 On this day in history death of robert de Beaumont, 4th Earl of Leicester, English nobleman
1221 On this day in history death of alix of Thouars, Duchess of Brittany (b. 1201)
1266 Death of Birger jarl, Swedish statesman (b. 1210) on this day in history.
1422 Charles VI, King of France (1380-1422), dies at 54 on October - 21.
1439 Traversari Ambrosius, Italian humanist/leader, dies at 53 on October - 21.
1500 On October - 21 death of emperor Go-Tsuchimikado of Japan (b. 1442)
1505 On October - 21 death of paul Scriptoris, German mathematician
1558 Julius Caesar Scaliger, Italian physician (Poetice), dies at 74 on October - 21.
1561 Johannes Vasaeus, Flemish humanist/historian, dies at about 49 on this day in history.
1600 On October - 21 death of toda Katsushige, Japanese warlord (b. 1557)
1623 Death of William Wade, English statesman and diplomat (b. 1546) on October - 21.
1627 On October - 21 frederik de Houtman, navigator/governor of Ambon, dies at about 56
1629 On October - 21 tumengung Buraksa, Matarams/Javanese general, dies in battle
1637 On October - 21 laurens Reael, vice-governor of Ambon/poet/admiral, dies at 54
1650 On October - 21 pedro de Espinosa, Spanish poet/writer, dies
1662 Henry Lawes, composer, dies at 66 on October - 21.
1687 On October - 21 edmund Waller, English poet/plotter (Waller's plot), dies
1765 On October - 21 giovanni Paolo Pannini/Panini, Italian painter/architect, dies at 73
1773 Johann Conrad Schlaun, German barok architect, dies at 78 on this day in history.
1775 On October - 21 death of peyton Randolph, American president of the Continental Congress (b. 1721)
1777 Death of Samuel Foote, English dramatist and actor (b. 1720) on October - 21.
1793 On October - 21 johann Ernst Hartmann, composer, dies at 66
1798 On this day in history johann Christoph Schmugel, composer, dies at 71
1805 Horatio Nelson, dies in Battle of Trafalgar on this day in history.
1810 Franz Teyber, composer, dies at 52 on this day in history.
1861 On this day in history edward Dickinson Baker, US attorney/senator, dies in battle at 50
1863 On October - 21 lambertus GC Ledeboer, Dutch old-reformed vicar, dies at 55
1872 Jacques Babinet, French physicist/mathematician/astronomer, dies at 78 on October - 21.
1873 Death of Johann Sebastian Welhaven, Norwegian poet (b. 1807) on October - 21.
1886 Jose Hernandez, Argentine poet (La vuelta the MartinFierro), dies on this day in history.
1896 On October - 21 death of james Henry Greathead, British engineer (b. 1844)
1897 On this day in history paul Kuczynski, composer, dies at 50
1904 On this day in history death of isabelle Eberhardt, Swiss explorer and writer (b. 1877)