Famous Deaths on April 4, Who Died on April 4

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Date Name
1284 Alfonso X, king of Castile and León (b. 1221)
1292 Nicholas IV, pope of the Catholic Church (b. 1227)
1406 Robert III, king of Scotland (b.1337)
1483 Henry Bourchier, 1st Earl of Essex (b. c. 1405)
1536 Frederick I, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach (b. 1460)
1538 Elena Glinskaya, Grand Princess and regent of Russia
1588 Frederick II, king of Denmark and Norway (b. 1534)
1596 Philip II, Duke of Brunswick-Grubenhagen (b. 1533)
1609 Carolus Clusius, Flemish botanist, mycologist, and academic (b. 1526)
1617 John Napier, Scottish mathematician, physicist, and astronomer (b. 1550)
1643 Simon Episcopius, Dutch theologian and academic (b. 1583)
1661 Alexander Leslie, 1st Earl of Leven, Scottish field marshal (b. 1580)
1743 Daniel Neal, English historian and author (b. 1678)
1761 Théodore Gardelle, Swiss painter (b. 1722)
1766 John Taylor, English librarian and scholar (b. 1704)
1774 Oliver Goldsmith, Irish novelist, playwright and poet (b. 1728)
1792 James Sykes, American lawyer and politician (b. 1725)
1807 Jérôme Lalande, French astronomer and academic (b. 1732)
1817 André Masséna, French general (b. 1758)
1841 William Henry Harrison, American general and politician, 9th President of the United States (b. 1773)
1846 Solomon Sibley, American lawyer and politician, 1st Mayor of Detroit (b. 1769)
1861 John McLean, American jurist and politician, 6th United States Postmaster General (b. 1785)
1863 Ludwig Emil Grimm, German painter and engraver (b. 1790)
1864 Joseph Pitty Couthouy, American commander and paleontologist (b. 1808)
1870 Heinrich Gustav Magnus, German chemist and physicist (b. 1802)
1874 Charles Ernest Beulé, French archaeologist and politician (b. 1826)
1875 Karl Mauch, German geographer and explorer (b. 1837)
1878 Richard M. Brewer, American criminal (b. 1850)
1879 Heinrich Wilhelm Dove, German physicist and meteorologist (b. 1803)
1883 Peter Cooper, American businessman and philanthropist, founded Cooper Union (b. 1791)
1890 Pierre-Joseph-Olivier Chauveau, Canadian lawyer and politician, 1st Premier of Quebec (b. 1820)
1912 Charles Brantley Aycock, American lawyer and politician, 50th Governor of North Carolina (b. 1859)
1913 Emmanouil Argyropoulos, Greek pioneer aviator (b. 1889)
1919 William Crookes, English chemist and physicist (b. 1832)
1923 John Venn, English mathematician and philosopher, created the Venn diagram (b. 1834)
1928 Konstantinos Maleas, Greek painter (b. 1879)
1929 Karl Benz, German engineer and businessman, founded Mercedes-Benz (b. 1844)
1931 André Michelin, French businessman, co-founded the Michelin Tyre Company (b. 1853)
1932 Wilhelm Ostwald, Latvian-German chemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1853)
1933 Elizabeth Bacon Custer, American author and educator (b. 1842)
1944 Morris H. Whitehouse, American architect (b. 1878)
1951 George Albert Smith, American religious leader, 8th President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (b. 1870)
1953 Carol II of Romania (b. 1893)
1957 E. Herbert Norman, Canadian historian and diplomat (b. 1909)
1958 Johnny Stompanato, American soldier and bodyguard (b. 1925)
1961 Harald Riipalu, Estonian military commander (b. 1912)
1963 Oskari Tokoi, Finnish socialist and the Chairman of the Senate of Finland (b. 1873)
1967 Al Lewis, American songwriter (b. 1901)
1968 Martin Luther King Jr., American minister and activist, Nobel Prize laureate (assassinated) (b. 1929)
1972 Adam Clayton Powell Jr., American pastor and politician (b. 1908)
1976 Harry Nyquist, Swedish engineer and theorist (b. 1889)
1977 Andrey Dikiy, Ukrainian-American journalist, historian, and politician (b. 1893)
1979 Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, Pakistani lawyer and politician, 4th President of Pakistan (b. 1928)
1980 Red Sovine, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1917)
1983 Gloria Swanson, American actress (b. 1899)
1984 Oleg Antonov, Russian-Ukrainian engineer and businessman, founded Antonov (b. 1906)
1985 Kate Roberts, Welsh author and activist (b. 1891)
1987 C. L. Moore, American author and academic (b. 1911)
1991 Edmund Adamkiewicz, German footballer (b. 1920)
1992 Jack Hamilton, Australian footballer (b. 1928)
1993 Alfred Mosher Butts, American game designer, invented Scrabble (b. 1899)
1995 Kenny Everett, English radio and television host (b. 1944)
1996 Barney Ewell, American runner and long jumper (b. 1918)
1997 Leo Picard, German-Israeli geologist and academic (b. 1900)
1999 Lucille Lortel, American actress, artistic director and producer (b. 1900)
2001 Liisi Oterma, Finnish astronomer (b. 1915)
2003 Anthony Caruso, American actor (b. 1916)
2004 Briek Schotte, Belgian cyclist and coach (b. 1919)
2005 Edward Bronfman, Canadian businessman and philanthropist (b. 1924)
2007 Bob Clark, American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1941)
2008 Francis Tucker, South African race car driver (b. 1923)
2009 Maxine Cooper, American actress, activist and photographer (b. 1924)
2011 Scott Columbus, American drummer (b. 1956)
2012 A. Dean Byrd, American psychologist and academic (b. 1948)
2013 Bengt Blomgren, Swedish actor, director, and screenwriter (b. 1923)
2014 İsmet Atlı, Turkish wrestler and trainer (b. 1931)
2015 Jamaluddin Jarjis, Malaysian engineer and politician (b. 1951)
2016 Chus Lampreave, Spanish actress (b. 1930)
397 Ambrose, Roman archbishop and saint (b. 338)
636 Isidore of Seville, Spanish archbishop and saint (b. 560)
814 Plato of Sakkoudion, Byzantine monk and saint (b. 735)
896 Formosus, pope of the Catholic Church (b. 816)
911 Liu Yin, Chinese warlord and governor (b. 874)
931 Kong Xun, Chinese official and governor (b. 884)
968 Abu Firas al-Hamdani, Arab prince and poet (b. 932)
991 Reginold, bishop of Eichstätt