Famous Deaths In September - 26
Thursday, 27 June 2019
1023 On September - 26 godfried I, duke of Neth-Lutherans, dies
1342 John I, ruler of Poland, dies on this day in history.
1345 On September - 26 willem IV, earl of Henegouwen/Holland/Zealand, dies at about 27
1371 On this day in history vlkasin, Hungarian general/co-king of Serbia, dies
1417 Death of Francesco Zabarella, Italian jurist (b. 1360) on September - 26.
1468 Death of Juan de Torquemada, Spanish Catholic cardinal (b. 1388) on September - 26.
1614 Felice Anerio, Italian composer (pontifical royal chapel), dies on this day in history.
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 On this day in history hadji Chalfa/Katib Tsjelebi, Turkish geographer, dies at 48
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 On September - 26 death of benito Jerónimo Feijóo y Montenegro, Spanish scholar (b. 1767)
1788 On this day in history 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 On September - 26 pavel Vranicky, composer, dies at 51
1820 Daniel Boone, frontiersman, dies in Missouri at 85 on September - 26.
1866 On September - 26 carl Almqvist, Swedish author (Amorina), dies at 72
1868 Death of August Ferdinand Möbius, German mathematician and astronomer (b. 1790) on September - 26.
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 September - 26.
1902 Death of Levi Strauss, American clothing manufacturer (b. 1829) on this day in history.
1904 On September - 26 lafcadio Hearn, author (Soul of the Great Ball), dies at 54
1917 Edgar H G Degas, French painter (ballerina), dies on September - 26.
1935 Andy Adams, US writer (Cattle fire), dies at 76 on this day in history.
1936 On September - 26 harriet Monroe, US poet (Poet's Life), dies at 75
1937 On September - 26 bessie Smith, singer, dies of injuries sustained in car crash at 43
1940 On September - 26 walter Benjamin, writer, dies at 48
1944 Ernst Isler, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1945 On this day in history béla V J Bartok, Hungarian pianist/composer dies at 64
1947 On September - 26 hugh Lofting, writer (Gub Gub Book), dies at 61
1951 On September - 26 death of hans Cloos, German geologist (b. 1885)
1952 On September - 26 george Santayana, US philosopher/poet (Last Puritan), dies at 88
1953 Death of Xu Beihong, Chinese painter (b. 1895) on this day in history.