Famous Deaths In September - 26
Thursday, 24 September 2020
1023 On September - 26 godfried I, duke of Neth-Lutherans, dies
1342 On September - 26 john I, ruler of Poland, dies
1345 On this day in history willem IV, earl of Henegouwen/Holland/Zealand, dies at about 27
1371 On September - 26 vlkasin, Hungarian general/co-king of Serbia, dies
1417 On this day in history death of francesco Zabarella, Italian jurist (b. 1360)
1468 On September - 26 death of juan de Torquemada, Spanish Catholic cardinal (b. 1388)
1614 Felice Anerio, Italian composer (pontifical royal chapel), dies on September - 26.
1620 Death of Taichang Emperor of China (b. 1582) on this day in history.
1626 On September - 26 lancelot Andrewes, English theologist/bishop of Winchester, dies at 71
1657 Hadji Chalfa/Katib Tsjelebi, Turkish geographer, dies at 48 on September - 26.
1716 On September - 26 death of antoine Parent, French mathematician (b. 1666)
1763 On September - 26 death of john Byron, English poet (b. 1692)
1764 Death of Benito Jerónimo Feijóo y Montenegro, Spanish scholar (b. 1767) on this day in history.
1788 On September - 26 francois Bainville, composer, dies at 63
1802 Death of Baron Jurij Vega, Slovenian mathematician and military officer (b. 1754) on this day in history.
1808 Pavel Vranicky, composer, dies at 51 on this day in history.
1820 Daniel Boone, frontiersman, dies in Missouri at 85 on September - 26.
1866 On this day in history carl Almqvist, Swedish author (Amorina), dies at 72
1868 On this day in history death of august Ferdinand Möbius, German mathematician and astronomer (b. 1790)
1871 Philip Cipriani Hambly Potter, composer, dies at 78 on this day in history.
1877 Death of Hermann Grassmann, German mathematician and physicist (b. 1809) on this day in history.
1902 Death of Levi Strauss, American clothing manufacturer (b. 1829) on September - 26.
1904 Lafcadio Hearn, author (Soul of the Great Ball), dies at 54 on this day in history.
1917 On September - 26 edgar H G Degas, French painter (ballerina), dies
1935 On September - 26 andy Adams, US writer (Cattle fire), dies at 76
1936 On September - 26 harriet Monroe, US poet (Poet's Life), dies at 75
1937 Bessie Smith, singer, dies of injuries sustained in car crash at 43 on this day in history.
1940 Walter Benjamin, writer, dies at 48 on this day in history.
1944 Ernst Isler, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1945 On September - 26 béla V J Bartok, Hungarian pianist/composer dies at 64
1947 On this day in history hugh Lofting, writer (Gub Gub Book), dies at 61
1951 On September - 26 death of hans Cloos, German geologist (b. 1885)
1952 George Santayana, US philosopher/poet (Last Puritan), dies at 88 on September - 26.
1953 Death of Xu Beihong, Chinese painter (b. 1895) on September - 26.