Today in History, English
Today in History, English

89041August 6Death1657 – Bohdan Khmelnytsky, Ukrainian soldier and politician, 1st Hetman of Zaporizhian Host (b. 1595)
89042August 6Death1660 – Diego Velázquez, Spanish painter and educator (b. 1599)
89043August 6Death1679 – John Snell, Scottish-English soldier and philanthropist, founded the Snell Exhibition (b. 1629)
89044August 6Death1694 – Antoine Arnauld, French mathematician and philosopher (b. 1612)
89045August 6Death1695 – François de Harlay de Champvallon, French archbishop (b. 1625)
89046August 6Death1753 – Georg Wilhelm Richmann, Estonian-Russian physicist and academic (b. 1711)
89047August 6Death1757 – Ádám Mányoki, Hungarian painter (b. 1673)
89048August 6Death1794 – Henry Bathurst, 2nd Earl Bathurst, English lawyer and politician, Lord Chancellor of Great Britain (b. 1714)
89049August 6Death1815 – James A. Bayard, American lawyer and politician (b. 1767)
89050August 6Death1828 – Konstantin von Benckendorff, Russian general and diplomat (b. 1785)
89051August 6Death1850 – Edward Walsh, Irish poet and songwriter (b. 1805)
89052August 6Death1866 – John Mason Neale, English priest, scholar, and hymnwriter (b. 1818)
89053August 6Death1881 – James Springer White, American religious leader, co-founded the Seventh-day Adventist Church (b. 1821)
89054August 6Death1884 – Robert Spear Hudson, English businessman and philanthropist (b. 1812)
89055August 6Death1890 – William Kemmler, American murderer (b. 1860)
89056August 6Death1893 – Jean-Jacques Challet-Venel, Swiss lawyer and politician (b. 1811)
89057August 6Death1904 – Eduard Hanslick, Austrian author and critic (b. 1825)
89058August 6Death1914 – Ellen Axson Wilson, American wife of Woodrow Wilson, 29th First Lady of the United States (b. 1860)
89059August 6Death1920 – Stefan Bastyr, Polish pilot and author (b. 1890)
89060August 6Death1925 – Surendranath Banerjee, Indian academic and politician (b. 1848)
89061August 6Death1931 – Bix Beiderbecke, American cornet player, pianist, and composer (The Wolverines) (b. 1903)
89062August 6Death1945 – Richard Bong, American soldier and pilot, Medal of Honor recipient (b. 1920)
89063August 6Death1945 – Hiram Johnson, American lawyer and politician, 23rd Governor of California (b. 1866)
89064August 6Death1946 – Tony Lazzeri, American baseball player and coach (b. 1903)
89065August 6Death1959 – Preston Sturges, American director, screenwriter, and playwright (b. 1898)
89066August 6Death1964 – Cedric Hardwicke, English-American actor and director (b. 1893)
89067August 6Death1966 – Cordwainer Smith, American sinologist, author, and academic (b. 1913)
89068August 6Death1969 – Theodor W. Adorno, German sociologist and philosopher (b. 1903)
89069August 6Death1970 – Nikos Tsiforos, Greek director and screenwriter (b. 1912)
89070August 6Death1973 – Fulgencio Batista, Cuban colonel and politician, 9th President of Cuba (b. 1901)

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