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Aleksandr SolzhenitsynFeb 13, 1974

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Historian - Historical Events
Date Event
1963-09-06

Historian Lee Allen says Indians-Senators game is 100,000th in Major League baseball history

1974-02-13

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, Russian novelist and historian, is deported from the Soviet Union to Frankfurt, West Germany and stripped of his Soviet citizenship

1981-05-09

Kazimiroff Blvd in Bronx named for a Bronx historian

2007-06-12

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, Russian novelist and historian, is awarded the State Prize of the Russian Federation for his humanitarian work by President Putin

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Historian - Notable Birthdays

David HumeApr 26, 1711

Edward GibbonMay 8, 1737

Thomas CarlyleDec 4, 1795

George BancroftOct 3, 1800

Arnold ToynbeeApr 14, 1889

Hannah ArendtOct 14, 1906

Michael KingDec 15, 1945

Historian - Birthdays
Date Event
994-11-07

Muhammad ibn Hazm, historian/jurist/author of Islamic Spain

1075-02-16

Ordericus Vitalis, French monk/historian/poet

1083-12-01

Anna Comnena, Byzantine historian (d. 1153)

1155-05-17

Jien, Japanese poet and historian (d. 1225)

1322-08-01

Peter van Herentals, South Netherlands theologist/church historian

1332-05-27

Ibn Khaldun, Tunis, Arab historian/sociologist (Muqaddimah)

1440-02-13

Hartmann Schedel, German physician/humanist/historian

1503-03-19

Benedetto Varchi, Ital humanist/historian (Storia Fiorentina)

1505-02-05

Aegidius Tschudi, Swiss historian (d. 1572)

1511-07-01

Hadrianus Junius, [Adriaen de Jonghe], Dutch physician, historian and humanist

1511-07-30

Giorgio Vasari, Italy, painter/art historian (Vasari's Lives)

1516-04-23

Georg Fabricius, German poet, historian, and archaeologist (d. 1571)

1519-05-27

Girolamo Mei, Italian historian (d. 1594)

1521-08-19

Lodovico Guicciardini, Italian historian (Descrittione di Tutti)

1526-08-20

Peter Opmeer, church historian/humanist (Historia Martyrum)

1530-07-03

Claude Fauchet, French historian (d. 1601)

1535-07-09

Emanuel van Meteren, Southern Neth, merchant/historian

1538-10-31

Caesar Baronius, Italian cardinal and historian (d. 1607)

1546-02-14

Johann Pistorius, German theologist/historian

1547-10-18

Justus Lipsius, [Joost Lips], Dutch classic philologist/historian

1547-12-05

Ubbo Emmius, [van Embden], Dutch-Frisian humanist/historian

1548-12-23

Pieter C Bockenberg, historian (Annales Hollandiae et Zeelandiae)

1551-05-02

William Camden, English historian (Brittania, Annales)

1555-12-04

Heinrich Meibom, German historian and poet (d. 1625)

1558-08-19

Paulus Merula, Dutch lawyer/historian

1571-01-21

John I Pontanus, physicist/historian (Amsterdam)

1576-01-12

Peter Scriverius, Dutch lawyer/historian

1579-02-09

John Meursius, [van Meurs], Dutch historian

1581-03-16

Pieter Corneliszoon Hooft, Dutch historian and writer (d. 1647)

1588-11-27

Valerius Andreas, [Walter Driessens], Flemish historian

1590-03-18

Manuel de Faria e Sousa, Portuguese historian and poet (d. 1649)

1592-07-10

Pierre d'Hozier, French historian (d. 1660)

1596-09-28

Vredius, [Olivier de Wree], Flemish historian/poet/mayor

1600-11-19

Lieuwe van Aitzema, Dutch historian (Matters of State & War)

1606-11-20

Abraham de Wicquefort, Dutch diplomat/historian

1610-03-01

Johann B Schup, [Schuppius], German poet/historian

1612-09-25

Mark Zuesius Boxhorn, Dutch historian

1619-06-07

Paulus Voet, Dutch jurist/historian

1619-10-08

Philipp von Zesen, German poet/historian (Amsterdam)

1626-07-25

Geeraerdt Brandt, Dutch theologist/poet/historian

1626-10-17

Simon van Leeuwen, lawyer/historian (Roman-Holland regt)

1628-03-17

Daniel van Papenbroeck, [Papebrochius], Flemish historian

1635-12-18

Antonius Matthaeus, Dutch lawyer/historian

1637-11-30

Louis-Sébastien Le Nain de Tillemont, French historian (d. 1698)

1639-01-19

Noel Alexandre, French theologian/historian

1640-12-06

Claude Fleury, French historian (d. 1723)

1643-11-01

John Strype, English historian and biographer (d. 1737)

1649-02-08

Gabriel Daniel, French Jesuit historian (d. 1728)

1652-01-07

Pavao Vitezovic, Croatia, writer/historian

1653-08-08

Jacques Basnage, French/Neth historian/vicar

1654-05-11

Cornelis van Alkemade, Dutch historian

1660-11-15

Hermann von der Hardt, German historian (d. 1746)

1661-01-30

Charles Rollin, French historian (d. 1741)

1661-03-25

Paul de Rapin, French historian (d. 1725)

1661-05-25

Claude Buffier, French philosopher and historian (d. 1737)

1662-08-05

James Anderson, Scottish historian (d. 1728)

1665-07-02

Samuel Penhallow, English-born American colonist and historian (d. 1726)

1666-09-05

Gottfried Arnold, German theologist/historian/songwriter

1668-06-23

Giambattista Vico, Italian philosopher and historian (d. 1744)

1673-10-26

Dimitrie Cantemir, Romanians historian/monarch of Moldova (1710-11)

1676-07-14

Caspar Abel, German theologian, historian, and poet (d. 1763)

1678-12-14

Daniel Neal, English historian (d. 1743)

1682-10-29

Pierre François Xavier de Charlevoix, French historian (d. 1761)

1683-01-17

Gerard van Loon, Dutch historian

1685-02-08

Charles-Jean-François Hénault, French historian (d. 1770)

1686-01-17

Archibald Bower, Scottish historian (d. 1766)

1687-03-07

Jean Lebeuf, French historian (d. 1760)

1687-09-17

Durastante Natalucci, Italian historian (d. 1772)

1689-12-24

French van Mieris "the Young", Dutch painter/historian

1695-04-10

Balthazar Huydecoper, Dutch translator/historian

1695-04-12

Caspar Burman, historian/mayor (Utrecht Neth)

1701-01-27

Johann N von Hontheim, German church historian/suffragan (bishop)

1701-02-14

Enrique Florez, Spanish historian (d. 1773)

1701-10-18

Charles le Beau, French historian (d. 1778)

1705-11-23

Thomas Birch, English historian (d. 1766)

1706-05-17

Andreas Felix von Oefele, German historian and librarian (d. 1780)

1709-10-25

John Wagenaar, Amsterdam merchant/historian, baptised

1711-04-26

David Hume, Edinburgh, Scottish philosopher and historian (A Treatise of Human Nature)

1714-02-22

Louis-Georges de Bréquigny, French historian (d. 1795)

1714-03-27

Francesco Antonio Zaccaria, Italian theologian and historian (d. 1795)

1719-01-03

Francisco José Freire, Portuguese historian (d. 1773)

1720-08-12

Martin Gerbert, [von Hornau], prince-abbot/music historian

1722-07-22

Jean-Noel/Joannes Natalis Paquot, Belgian priest/historian

1723-02-21

Louis-Pierre Anquetil, French historian (d. 1808)

1723-06-20

Adam Ferguson, Scottish sociologist/historian

1723-07-01

Pedro R de Campomanes, Spanish economist/historian/literary

1723-07-11

Jean-François Marmontel, French historian and writer (d. 1799)

1725-12-18

Johann Salomo Semler, German historian and Bible commentator (d. 1791)

1726-04-12

Charles Burney, English music historian (d. 1814)

1735-02-09

Adriaan Kluit, Dutch historian

1736-09-15

Jean-Sylvain, French historian (History of France)

1737-05-08

Edward Gibbon, Putney, English historian (The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire)

1746-08-07

Daniel W Wyttenbach, Dutch classical/historian

1749-01-19

Isaiah Thomas, US, printer/editor/publisher/historian

1758-02-17

John Pinkerton, Scottish historian

1766-03-04

Emanuel ADMJ, French historian (Napoleon)

1770-10-01

Vincenzo Cuoco, Italian historian (Naples Revolution 1799)

1771-03-10

Georg F Creuzer, German philological/historian (Idea und Probe)

1773-04-06

James Mill, Scotland, philosopher/historian (Hist of British India)

1774-12-30

Pieter G Witsen Geysbeek, Dutch historian/literary [or Dec 31]

1777-07-09

Henry Hallam, British lawyer/historian

1781-05-14

Friedrich von Raumer, German historian/parliamentarian

1781-11-20

Karl F Eichhorn, German law historian

1782-06-10

Amable-G-P B de Barante, French politician/historian

1783-01-12

Erik Gustaf Geijer, Swedish historian/poet (Natthimmelen)

1785-10-20

George Ormerod, English historian and antiquarian (d. 1873)

1787-09-18

Johann D Passavant, German historian/painter/graphic artist

1787-10-04

Francois P G Guizot, French historian/politician

1790-01-19

Per Daniel Amadeus Atterbom, Swedish historian/poet (Blommorna)

1792-12-29

Archibald Alison, Scottish historian (History of Europe)

1793-04-11

Nicolaas C Kist, Dutch church historian/archivist

1793-05-09

Johannes C de Jonge, Dutch historian/archivist

1794-06-18

George Grote, British historian

1795-03-28

Georg Heinrich Pertz, German historian (d. 1876)

1795-05-10

Jacques-Nicolas-Augustin Thierry, historian

1795-06-13

Thomas Arnold, English educator/historian (History of Rome)

1795-12-04

Thomas Carlyle, Scotland, essayist/historian (French Revolution)

1795-12-21

Leopold von Ranke, German historian (d. 1886)

1796-05-04

William H. Prescott, American historian (d. 1859)

1798-05-14

Frantisek Palacky, Czech historian

1798-08-21

Jules Michelet, French historian (History of France, L'Amour)

1800-03-12

Louis-Prosper Gachard, Belgian historian

1800-03-25

Paulin Paris, French historian

1800-10-03

George Bancroft, Worcester Massachusetts, American historian (History of the United States)

1800-10-25

Thomas Babington Macaulay, England, poet/historian (Ivry, Naaseby)

1800-11-23

Michail P Pogodin, Russian historian/author (Povesti)

1801-08-21

Guillaume Groen van Prinsterer, WW II Dutch statesman/historian

1806-06-13

Bernard ter Haar, Dutch vicar/poet/church historian

1806-07-07

Michele Amari, Italian historian/minister of Education

1808-01-11

Antoine GB Schayes, Belgian historian/archaeologist

1808-03-23

Jeronimo de Bosch Kemper, sociologist/historian (Statistic yearbook)

1809-06-15

François-Xavier Garneau, French-Canadian poet and historian (d. 1866)

1810-02-28

Reinier C Bakhuizen van de Brink, Dutch historian

1810-04-23

Thomas Wright, historian

1810-09-02

William Seymour Tyler, American educator and historian (d. 1897)

1811-06-17

Jón Sigurðsson, Icelandic independence fighter and Icelandic historian (d. 1879)

1813-06-18

Pavel Annenkov, Rus literature historian (Zametsjatelnoje desjatileti)

1814-03-05

Wilhelm von Giesebrecht, German historian (d. 1889)

1814-04-15

John Lothrop Motley, US, historian/author (Rise of Dutch Rep)

1814-04-24

Vincente F Lopez, Argentina historian (La Novia del Hereje)

1814-09-02

Ernst Curtius, German archaeologist/historian

1814-09-08

Charles-Étienne Brasseur de Bourbourg, French writer and historian (d. 1874)

1815-10-13

Jules Quicherat, French historian/archaeologist

1815-12-22

Johann J Bachofen, Swiss judicial historian

1817-03-29

Constantine S Aksakov, Russian historian/poet

1817-04-13

Alphonse Wauters, Belgian historian/archivist (Brussels)

1817-11-30

Theodor Mommsen, Germ, historian/author (Imperial Lives, Nobel 1902)

1817-12-02

Heinrich von Sybel, German historian (d. 1895)

1818-04-23

James Anthony Froude, historian

1818-05-01

Jose Amador de los Rios, Spanish historian/poet

1818-05-25

Jacob Burckhardt, Swiss cultural historian

1818-10-25

Pavel Melnikov, Russian historian/author (V Lesach) [NS=Nov 6]

1818-11-06

Pavel Melnikov, Russian historian/author (V Lesach) [OS=Oct 25]

1819-06-12

Charles Kingsley, [Parson Lot], Engl vicar/historian (Westward Ho!)

1819-09-22

Wilhelm Wattenbach, German historian (d. 1897)

1823-02-28

Ernest Renan, French philosopher/historian/scholar of religion

1823-08-13

Goldwin Smith, English-born historian and journalist (d. 1910)

1823-08-18

Willem J F Nuyens, Dutch physician/RC historian

1823-09-16

Francis Parkman, American historian/author (Oregon Trail)

1823-11-14

Robert J Fruin, historian (80 year war)

1825-06-21

William Stubbs, English historian and Anglican bishop of Oxford (d. 1901)

1825-08-26

Jacobus J Backer, German sea historian

1826-03-20

Carel Vosmaer, Dutch art historian/poet/editor

1827-10-21

Petrus PM Alberdingk Thijm, Dutch historian/writer

1828-04-21

Hippolyte Taine, French philosopher/historian (Voyage in Italy)

1828-06-17

Jan K J de Jonge, Dutch historian

1828-11-25

Franjo Racki, Croatian historian/politician

1829-01-03

John G R Acquoy, theologist/church historian

1829-08-23

Moritz B Cantor, German math historian

1830-03-18

Numa D Fustel de Coulanges, French historian/sociologist

1831-01-02

Justin Winston, historian/librarian (Harvard)

1831-04-08

Allard Pierson, Dutch theologiost/philosopher/art historian/poet

1832-05-05

H H Bancroft, historian, publisher (History of Pacific States)

1833-02-03

Thomas T H Jorissen, Dutch historian

1834-01-10

John Acton, English historian/MP

1834-09-15

Heinrich von Treitschke, German historian/parliament member

1835-06-10

Constant A Serrure, Flemish historian

1835-10-02

Louis A Ranvier, French anatomist/historian

1838-02-16

Henry Adams, Boston Mass, historian, writer (Education of Henry Adams)

1838-05-10

James, 1st Viscount Bryce, historian/statesman

1840-10-05

John Addington Symonds, Brit historian/writer (Probs in Greek Ethics)

1841-04-26

Wilhelm Scherer, German literature historian

1842-02-04

Georg Brandes, [Morris Cohen], Danish literary-historian/critic

1842-02-04

Vasili O Klyutshevski, Russian historian

1842-02-22

Leon Vanderkindere, Belgian historian/mayor (Ukkel)

1842-03-30

John Fiske, [Edmund Fisk Green], US historian/philosopher

1843-07-05

Mandell Creighton, English bishop/historian

1845-03-19

Willem H de Beaufort, Dutch historian/politician

1847-03-23

Alexandru D Xenopol, Romania, historian

1848-01-22

Samuel Muller Fzn, Dutch historian/archivist (Middle Ages)

1849-07-19

F A Alphonse Aulard, French historian

1849-11-22

Friedrich von Bernhardi, German historian (Germany & the Next War)

1850-04-16

Herbert Baxter Adams, US, historian (American Historical Association)

1853-07-07

Albert Vandal, French earl/historian (Le Pacha Bonneval)

1853-09-17

Clemens Baeumker, German historian (Patristischen Philosophie)

1853-12-06

Haraprasad Shastri, Indian academic, Sanskrit scholar, archivist and historian of Bengali literature (d. 1931)

1854-09-17

Hans Muller, music historian

1855-01-10

Peter J Blok, Dutch historian (History of the Dutch People)

1855-04-18

Abraham Bredius, Dutch art historian (Jan Steen)

1855-09-28

Thomas F Tout, London, historian (Manchester school of historiography)

1855-10-12

August Sauer, Austria literature historian (Euphorion)

1855-10-16

Camille Looten, Belgian priest/literature historian

1856-04-12

William M Conway, English historian/explorer (Spitzbergen)

1857-02-02

Jan Six, Dutch art historian/art collector

1857-03-16

Charles Harding Firth, British historian (d. 1936)

1857-09-06

Zelia Nuttall, American archeologist and historian (d. 1933)

1857-10-29

Conrad Haebler, German historian (Early printers of Spain/Portugal)

1858-03-23

Ludwig Quidde, German historian/politician (Nobel prize 1927)

1859-01-09

Frederik Pijper, Dutch vicar/church historian (The Monasteries)

1859-08-19

Hippolyte Delehaye, Flemish historian/hagiographer

1859-12-28

John W Fortescue, military historian

1860-02-25

William James Ashley, English economic-historian

1860-08-11

Alfred Coville, French historian (Lesson etats de Normandie)

1861-06-10

Pierre M M Duhem, French naturalist/philosopher/historian

1861-10-16

J. B. Bury, Irish historian (d. 1927)

1861-11-03

Johann Peter Kirsch, Luxembourg church historian/archaeologist

1861-11-14

Frederick Jackson Turner, Wisc, historian/educator (Harvard U)

1862-06-06

Henry John Newbolt, English sea historian/poet

1862-06-21

Damrong Rajanubhab, Thai prince and historian (d. 1943)

1862-12-23

Henri Pirenne, Belgian historian (History of Belgium)

1863-01-15

Adolph Goldschmidt, German historian

1863-06-29

James Harvey Robinson, Ill, historian (Ordeal of Civilization)

1863-11-08

René [Raphael] Viviani, French historian/social premier (1914-15)

1864-01-25

Julije Kempf, Croatian historian and writer (d. 1934)

1864-04-21

Max Weber, German sociologist/economist/historian (Ancient Judaism)

1864-05-18

Jan P Veth, Bayern, Dutch painter/etcher/lithographer/art historian

1864-06-13

Dwight B. Waldo, American educator and historian (d. 1939)

1864-06-21

Heinrich Wölfflin, Swiss art historian (d. 1945)

1864-11-20

Gerard W Kernkamp, Dutch historian/editor (Groene Amsterdammer)

1865-05-15

Albert Verwey, Dutch poet/literature historian (Motion)

1865-09-03

Wilhelm Bousset, German theologist/historian

1866-02-10

Rafael Altamira Crevea, Spanish lawyer/historian

1866-02-15

Bannister Fletcher, London, architect & architectural historian

1866-02-25

Benedetto Croce, Italy, humanist/historian/editor/philosopher

1866-12-28

Szymon Askenazy, Polish historian and diplomat (d. 1935)

1867-03-18

Michael G de Boer, historian (Harbor of Amsterdam)

1867-12-24

Manuel de Oliveira Lima, Brazilian historian/diplomat

1868-01-03

Franz V M Cumont, Belgian religious historian

1868-03-20

Obe Postma, Frisian poet/geography/historian (Frisian Clay Farm)

1869-05-06

Joseph Cuvelier, Belgian historian/archivist

1869-12-16

Albert F Pollard, British historian (Dict of natural biography)

1871-05-17

Henricus P Bremmer, art historian (Modern Kunstwerken)

1871-06-17

Nicolae Iorga, writer/poet/literature historian/pres of Romania

1871-12-13

Herman T Colenbrander, Dutch historian

1872-07-26

George Louis Beer, historian (authority on British colonies)

1872-12-07

Johan Huizinga, Dutch culture historian (Homo Ludens)

1873-05-10

Jan Kalf, literary/art historian (Preservation of museums)

1873-05-21

Emil Ermatinger, Switz, literature historian

1873-10-21

George P Gooch, English historian/MP

1873-12-20

Kwan-Ichi Asakawa, Japanese historian(d. 1948)

1874-05-10

Moses Schorr, Polish rabbi, senator, historian and orientalist (d. 1941)

1874-11-27

Charles A Beard, American historian (American Continentalism)

1875-03-02

Hans Lietzman, German theologist/church historian

1875-08-18

Johan E Elias, historian (Amsterdam)

1875-12-12

Desiderius A Stracke, Flemish jesuit/literature historian

1875-12-19

Carter G Woodson, New Canton Va, American historian (black studies)

1876-02-16

George Macauley Trevelyan, England, historian (Giuseppi Garibaldi)

1876-03-29

Joseph Schmidlin, German church historian/antifascist

1876-04-23

Arthur Moeller van den Bruck, German historian (d. 1925)

1876-08-05

Mary R Beard, Indianapolis, historian (Woman as a Force in History)

1878-07-22

Lucien Febvre, French historian (Un destin: Martin Luther)

1878-08-30

Paul Hazard, French literature historian

1878-10-18

James Truslow Adams, historian (Pul-1921, Founding of New England)

1878-11-24

Mark N Tod, English classicist/historian

1879-02-09

Jacques Bainville, French historian/essayist/journalist

1879-06-16

Fritz Schulz, German law historian (Classical Novel Law)

1880-11-10

Aart A van Schelven, Dutch church historian (Willem of Orange)

1882-03-03

Floris H L Prims, Flemish priest/historian/archivist of Antwerp

1882-07-18

Manuel Galvez, Argentina writer/poet/historian (Paraguay)

1882-07-30

Leo van Puyfielde, Flemish art historian

1882-08-14

Gisela Richter, English art historian (d. 1972)

1882-08-26

Johannes Lindeboom, vicar/church historian (Neth Archives)

1882-12-31

David Cohen, Dutch historian/chairman (Jewish Council)

1883-09-20

John G van Dillen, historian (Of Wealth & Oligarchists)

1884-04-02

Sir John Squire, British poet, writer, and historian (d. 1958))

1884-07-04

Alexander Byvanck, Dutch art historian/archaeologist

1884-08-31

George Al Sarton, Belgian/US historian

1884-09-17

Bastiaan de Gaay Fortman, Dutch historian/Justice of Curacao

1885-03-25

Veit Valentin, German/US historian (Deutsche Revolution)

1885-07-05

Andre Lhote, French painter/art historian (Traité du paysage)

1885-07-20

Gustave Charlier, Belgian literature historian/critic

1885-09-10

Berthold Altaner, German church historian (Patrologie)

1885-11-05

Will Durant, US, author/historian (Story of Civilization)

1886-02-16

Van Wyck Brooks, NJ, literary historian/writer (Ordeal of Mark Twain)

1886-04-14

Ernst R Curtius, German literature historian

1886-10-01

Ahmad Amin, Egyptian historian/author

1887-05-27

Erich Kuttner, German journalist/historian (Vorwarts)

1887-07-09

Samuel Eliot Morison, historian (Admiral of the Ocean Sea)

1887-10-04

Francis Bull, Norway, writer (Norsk literature historian)

1887-12-15

Pieter C A Geyl, historian (History of the Dutch Tribe)

1888-04-04

Zdzisław Żygulski, Sr., Polish literary historian (d. 1975)

1888-06-27

Lewis Bernstein Namier, English historian (d. 1960)

1888-12-08

Fiske Kimball, US architect/art historian

1889-03-12

Philip Guedalla, historian

1889-04-14

Arnold Toynbee, England, historian (Study of History)

1889-05-17

Alfonso Reyes, Mexican poet/historian/diplomat (Higenia Cruel)

1890-03-18

Gerardus van der Leeuw, Dutch religion historian/minister of Education

1890-07-05

Frederick Lewis Allen, American social historian (d. 1954)

1891-06-18

Hans Ruin, Finnish Swedish-language historian

1891-07-26

Jacques Pirenne, Belgian historian

1891-08-02

Viktor Maksimovich Zhirmunsky, Russian literary historian, linguist (d. 1971)

1892-01-10

Dumas Malone, Miss, historian (Jefferson & His Time)

1892-03-30

Erwin Panofsky, German/US art historian

1892-06-28

Edward H Carr, England, historian (History of Soviet Russia)

1892-08-01

Constantly Burniaux, Belg, art historian (Temps Inquiets)

1892-10-28

Eduard J Dijksterhuis, Dutch mathematician/historian (Fall & Throw)

1893-09-27

Joannes DM Cornelissen, Dutch historian (Hooft & Tacitus)

1893-10-30

Jan M Romein, Dutch historian (Low Countries at Sea)

1894-07-26

Ludovicus J Rogier, Dutch historian (Henric van Veldeken)

1894-08-17

Erik A Blomberg, Swedish art historian/poet/author (Jorden)

1895-02-04

Annie [Anna HM] Romein-Verschoor, Dutch historian (Erflaters)

1895-03-14

Frans Ganshof, Belgian historian

1895-03-23

Encarnacion Alzona, Filipino historian (d. 2001)

1895-05-03

Earnest Kantorowicz, German/US historian (Laudes regiae)

1895-06-14

Louis Finkelstein, US historian/theologist (Pharizees)

1895-09-28

Charles Petrie, Liverpool, historian

1895-10-02

Louis Lebeer, Dutch art historian

1895-10-19

Louis Mumford, cultural historian/city planner/writer

1895-10-31

Basil H Liddell Heart, English military historian/publicist

1896-05-25

Jan N Bakhuizen van den Brink, theologist/church historian

1897-07-06

Richard Krautheimer, art Historian

1897-09-29

Herbert Agar, American journalist and historian (d. 1980)

1898-01-22

Hans van Werveke, Flemish historian (Diocese Terwaan)

1898-07-04

Dr. Pilar Barbosa, Puerto Rican historian (d. 1997)

1898-07-13

Martin David, German/Neth law historian

1898-08-17

Gerard Schmook, Flemish librarian/historian/custodian

1898-08-20

Vilhelm Moberg, Swedish author and historian (d. 1973)

1899-01-22

Guido Kisch, Czech/German/US historian (Jews in medieval Germany)

1899-01-23

Joseph Nathan Kane, historian (Famous Firsts)

1899-02-14

John Randall Jr, Michigan, historian/philosopher (Western Man)

1899-02-18

Arthur Bryant, English historian (King Charles II)

1899-02-24

Jacob Presser, Dutch historian/writer (Down-fall)

1899-05-26

Otto E Neugebauer, Austrian/US math historian

1899-08-12

Alfred Kantorowicz, German historian (Spanish Diary)

1899-10-09

Bruce Catton, US, historian/writer (Civil War)

1900-05-14

Edgar Wind, German art historian (d. 1971)

1900-11-30

Korneel Goossens, Flemish literature/art historian

1901-01-13

A. B. Guthrie, American novelist, historian (d. 1991)

1901-01-13

Mieczysław Żywczyński, Polish historian and priest (d. 1978)

1901-03-21

Richard Leslie Hill, historian

1901-04-29

George Osborne Sayles, historian

1901-05-01

Antal Szerb, Hungarian author and historian (d. 1945)

1901-11-03

Andre Malraux, [Berger], Paris, France, novelist/art historian (La Condition Humaine)

1902-01-25

Gerard P M Knuvelder, Dutch literature historian (Vocation, Kitty)

1902-01-30

Nikolaus Pevsner, Engl, art historian (The Buildings of England)

1902-02-21

Arthur D Nock, English/US historian (St Paul)

1902-06-12

Hendrik J Elias, Flemish historian/(mayor-Ghent)

1902-08-22

Roy Armstrong, English historian (History of Sussex)

1902-08-24

Fernand Braudel, French historian (Civililization & Capitalism)

1902-09-19

Pieter John Bouman, sociologist/historian

1902-10-25

Henry Steele Commager, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, American historian (Atlas of Civil War)

1902-11-10

Murk Ozinga, Dutch building historian (Monuments of Curacao)

1902-11-20

Wolfgang Kunkel, German law historian

1902-11-24

Fernand Braudel, French historian

1903-01-20

Sybil Marion Rosenfeld, theatre historian

1903-03-11

Ronald Syme, New Zealand classicist and historian (d. 1989)

1903-07-13

Kenneth Clark, English art historian (d. 1983)

1903-08-23

Mauritius van Haegendoren, Flemish historian/senator

1903-09-03

Willem Kooiman, Dutch theologist/church historian

1903-10-04

Bona Arsenault, French Canadian politician, historian and genealogist (d. 1993)

1903-11-20

Ishtiaq Hussain Qureshi, Pakistani historian and educationist (d. 1981)

1903-12-04

Alfred Leslie Rowse, historian

1904-02-23

William L Shirer, historian (Rise & Fall of 3rd Reich)

1904-07-05

Harold Acton, English/Italian historian/art collector

1904-09-23

Meyer Schapiro, art historian

1904-11-16

Frederik van der Meer, Dutch archaeologist/art historian

1905-02-28

Glyn Jones, Wales, novelist, poet and literary historian

1906-02-10

Henry Phelps Brown, historian/economist

1906-03-25

Alan J P Taylor, British historian (English history 1914-1915)

1906-06-28

Safford Cape, US/Belgian conductor/composer/music historian

1906-08-02

Albert Goodwin, historian

1906-08-30

Countess of Longford, biographer/historian

1906-10-14

Hannah Arendt, Hanover Germany, political theorist and historian (Origins of Totalitarianism)

1906-11-07

Margaret Barbara Lambert, British historian (Saar)

1907-03-13

Mircea Eliade, religious historian (Le Yoga) [O.S. 02-28]

1907-03-13

Albert Hughes Williams, teacher/historian

1907-04-03

Isaac Deutscher, Polish/English historian (Stalin/Trotsky biography)

1907-05-28

Frederick George Emmison, archivist/historian

1907-09-04

Maurice Ashley, historian

1907-09-26

Anthony F Blunt, British historian/spy for USSR

1908-01-04

Walther Vanbeselaere, Flemish art historian

1908-01-12

Ben Seijes, Dutch historian (WW II)

1908-01-18

Jacob Bronowsky, British mathematician/cultural historian

1908-05-24

Michael Roberts, historian

1908-06-04

Walther Vanbeselaere, Flemish art historian

1908-08-06

James Lees-Milne, architecural historian

1908-08-31

Lab Rachel Katherine Hamilton-Russell ouchere, local historian

1908-11-13

C. Vann Woodward, American historian (d. 1999)

1908-11-22

Michael Balfour, historian

1909-01-02

Rene Etiemble, French literature historian (Parlez-vous Franglais)

1909-03-27

Golo Mann, [Gottfried], German/US historian (Antisemitism)

1909-04-16

Herman Uyttersprot, Flemish literature historian

1909-04-22

Indro Montanelli, Italian journalist and historian (d. 2001)

1909-07-02

Hermann Bengtson, German historian (Greeks Ancient Times)

1909-07-30

Cyril Northcote Parkinson, England, historian (Pursuit of Progress)

1909-08-11

Hugo Buchthal, art historian

1909-09-16

[Hans JM] Fernand Lodewick, literature historian

1909-11-10

Paweł Jasienica, Polish historian (d. 1970)

1909-11-23

Nigel Tranter, author/historian (River Realm, Robert the Bruce)

1910-01-03

Thomas Stuart Willan, historian

1910-01-10

Dorothy Stroud, garden historian

1910-04-19

Andrew Gilchrist, historian/diplomat

1910-05-18

Arthur van Schendel, Dutch art historian

1910-07-20

Cicely Veronica Wedgwood, British historian (William the Silent)

1910-11-25

Leon Poliakov, historian

1910-12-02

Russell Lynes, American art historian, photographer, author and managing editor of Harper's Magazine (d. 1991)

1911-03-11

Fitzroy Maclean, British diplomat soldier politician/historian

1911-08-10

A. N. Sherwin-White, English historian (d. 1993)

1911-11-01

Henri Troyat, French author and historian (d. 2007)

1912-01-30

Barbara Tuchman, US, historian/author (Pulitzer, Guns of August)

1912-02-14

Edmund George Love, US, teacher/historian/author (A Small Bequest)=

1912-04-14

Belinda Quirey, dance historian/teacher

1912-08-22

Edith Porada, art historian/archaeologist

1912-11-18

Jaap Meijer, [Saul van Messel], Dutch historian/rabbi in Paramaribo

1913-02-10

Ragnhild Marie Hatton, historian

1913-12-13

John Wyndham Pope-Hennessy, English art historian

1914-01-15

Lord Dacre of Glanton, British historian

1914-01-16

Roger Aubert, Belgium, church historian (Le Pontificat de Pie IX)

1914-04-27

Albert Soboult, French historian

1914-10-01

Daniel J. Boorstin, American historian and author (The Americans: The Democratic Experience - 1974 Pulitzer Prize)

1914-10-02

Bernarr Rainbow, historian of music education, organist, and choir master (d.1998)

1914-12-13

Alan L Bullock, British historian

1915-01-02

John Hope Franklin, historian

1915-05-06

Theodore H White, historian/writer (Making of President)

1915-08-29

Denys Hay, historian

1915-11-04

Alistair Cameron Crombie, historian of science

1916-08-26

Allan Leslie Merson, historian

1917-01-21

Rohan Butler, historian

1917-03-23

H C Allen, American historian

1917-05-20

Richard Charles Cobb, historian

1917-06-09

Eric J. Hobsbawm, Alexandria, Sultanate of Egypt, Marxist historian (The Age of Revolution; Capital; and Empire), (d. 2012)

1917-10-15

Arthur Schlesinger Jr, Ohio, historian (1946 Pulitzer-Age of Jackson)

1917-10-31

William Hardy McNeill, historian (Rise of the West)

1918-05-16

Edward Thomas, historian/intelligence expert

1918-06-21

James Bysse Joll, historian

1919-02-25

F de Jong Edz, Dutch historian

1919-06-18

Edwin Clarke, historian/neurologist

1919-10-07

George Duby, historian

1920-01-21

Donald Cuthbert Coleman, economic historian

1920-02-12

William Roscoe Estep, Baptist historian and professor (d. 2000)

1920-06-05

Cornelius Ryan, US historian/writer (Italians: Face of a Nation)

1920-06-30

Sam Moskowitz, SF fandom historian

1920-09-12

Jan W Schulte Nordholt, Dutch poet/historian (Blossoming Stone)

1920-10-05

Robert Feenstra, Dutch law historian

1920-11-27

John Richard Ravensdale, historian

1921-02-15

Radha Krishna Choudhary, Indian historian and writer (d. 1985)

1921-07-29

Aled Eames, maritime historian

1921-08-18

Zdzisław Żygulski, Jr., Polish art historian

1921-10-07

John Arthur Giles Gere, English art historian (Pre-Raphaelite painter)

1922-01-11

Ernle Bradford, English historian and writer (d. 1986)

1922-01-12

Tadeusz Żychiewicz, Polish journalist and art historian (d. 1994)

1922-02-27

Hans Rookmaaker, Dutch professor and art historian (d. 1977)

1922-04-01

William Manchester, Attleboro Mass, historian (Death of a President)

1922-04-26

James Holt, medieval historian

1922-08-08

Gertrude Himmelfarb, American historian

1922-08-24

Howard Zinn, American historian and activist

1923-06-25

Tony Parker, oral historian

1923-12-17

Jaroslav Pelikan, American historian (d. 2006)

1924-02-11

Mary Tregear, Oriental art historian

1924-03-22

Paul Fussell, Pasadena, California, historian (The Great War and Modern Memory), (d. 2012)

1924-04-08

Sir Anthony Farrar-Hockley, English soldier and historian (d. 2006)

1924-04-15

John Grigg, British historian

1924-07-05

Niels Jannasch, Canadian historian and museum curator (d. 2001)

1924-08-17

John A Emmens, art historian/poet (Kunst & Vliegwerk)

1925-09-23

Denis Twitchett, Cambridge scholar, and Chinese historian (d. 2006)

1925-09-30

Gwyn A Williams, historian/socialist

1925-11-09

Sir Alistair Horne, British historian

1926-02-01

Douglas Johnson, historian

1926-07-01

Robert Fogel, NYC, New York, American economic historian and Nobel laureate

1926-08-01

Burton Stein, historian

1926-08-09

Michiel de Ruyter, Dutch jazz historian (Mister Jazz)

1926-09-09

Annie nee Becker Kriegel, historian

1926-10-18

Thomas Millar, historian

1926-10-22

Jan A de Jonge, Dutch historian

1927-06-02

Phillip Burton, historian (Vanishing Eagles)

1927-06-18

John Phillipps Kenyon, historian/teacher

1927-06-28

Theo van Tijn, Dutch marxist/social-historian

1928-01-22

Yoshihiko Amino, Japanese historian (d. 2004)

1928-03-22

Dmitri Antonovitch Volkogonov, soldier/historian

1928-03-30

Tom Sharpe, English historian/author (Riotous Assembly, Want), (d. 2013)

1928-05-17

Donald Cameron Watt, historian

1928-06-07

Anthony Nicholas Maria Wahl, historian

1928-11-02

Paul Johnson, British historian

1928-12-16

Peter Nailor, civil servant/historian

1929-02-25

Peter Bingham Hinchcliff, Brit church historian (1 Sided Reciprocity)

1929-04-08

Renzo de Felice, historian

1929-04-08

WIlliam K Everson, film historian

1929-07-07

Marcel Liebman, Belgian historian

1930-08-04

John Gorman, printer/socialist historian

1930-12-01

Joachim Hoffmann, German historian (d. 2002)

1931-01-30

Allan W. Eckert, American historian, naturalist, and author

1931-04-04

Denis Frank Owen, Natural historian

1931-09-11

Hans-Ulrich Wehler, German historian

1931-12-18

Alison Plowden, English historian (d. 2007)

1932-05-03

Robert Osborne, American film historian

1932-10-30

Barun De, Indian historian

1932-11-04

David Shipman, film historian

1933-04-10

Robert Rhodes James, historian (Gallipoli)

1934-04-20

Lindsay Oliver John Boynton, furniture historian

1934-09-26

Raphael Samuel, historian

1935-08-23

Roy Strong, writer/art historian/director (Victoria & Albert Museum)

1935-12-02

David Hackett Fischer, American historian

1936-01-10

Stephen Ambrose, American historian (d. 2002)

1936-10-25

Sir Martin Gilbert, British historian

1937-04-15

Earl Russell, historian

1938-03-24

David Irving, British historian

1938-06-02

Kevin Brownlow, English film historian and author

1938-07-16

Anita Brookner, art historian/novelist

1938-07-19

Nicholas Bethell, British historian (d. 2007)

1940-02-08

Averil Cameron, British(?) historian

1940-11-07

Guido Provoost, Belgian historian

1942-02-06

James Loewen, American sociologist and historian

1942-03-23

Walter Rodney, Guyanese historian and political figure (d. 1980)

1942-12-30

Janko Prunk, Slovenian historian

1943-05-03

John Costello, historian

1943-10-21

Tariq Ali, Pakistani author and historian

1944-04-08

Anthony Farrar Hockley, military historian

1945-12-15

Michael King, Wellington, New Zealand historian and author (Penguin History of New Zealand)

1946-09-03

Peter Morris, historian of France

1947-06-09

John Gurda, American historian

1947-09-16

Enrique Krauze, Mexican historian and writer

1947-09-29

R J Evans, FBA, historian

1947-11-11

Callum Alexander MacDonald, historian

1948-06-29

Charles McCorquodale, art historian

1948-10-21

Shaye Cohen, Historian and Professor at Harvard University

1949-03-14

Michael Stedman, British World War I Historian and Author

1949-11-22

David Pietrusza, American baseball historian

1950-03-18

Richard Kretchmer, English artist and historian

1954-09-24

Stephen Jones, art historian

1954-10-13

Claude Ribbe, French historian

1955-08-02

Caleb Carr, American novelist and military historian

1957-02-15

Steve Farhood, American boxing historian and analyst

1957-04-30

Aviva Chomsky, American historian, daughter of Noam Chomsky

1957-08-04

Brooks D. Simpson, American historian

1959-10-17

Mark Peel, Australian historian and academic

1960-01-28

Robert von Dassanowsky, American cultural historian, writer, and producer

1960-03-27

Clare Lucy Madeleine Evans, historian

1960-09-27

Barron Lerner, American physician and historian

1962-02-04

Alfred Twardecki, Polish historian

1963-09-18

Rob Brettle, British historian

1964-04-18

Niall Ferguson, British historian

1965-11-23

Jennifer Michael Hecht, American poet and historian

1972-12-01

Norbert Wójtowicz, Polish historian and theologian

1973-10-01

Rodney Kite-Powell, historian

1975-9-05

Anthony E. Cabral, The Historian

1977-06-13

Selwyn Ward, The Historian Paradox

1979-03-11

D.J. Sing, The Historian

1980-05-17

Davor Džalto, Serbian art historian

1981-9-05

Ashleigh Nichols, The Historian

1985-04-16

Mark Baker, Welsh author and historian

Historian - Notable Weddings

Thomas CarlyleOct 17, 1826

Historian - Weddings
Date Event
1826-10-17

Historian Thomas Carlyle (30) weds Jane Welsh (25)

1980-11-27

British playwright (Nobel prize for literature 2005) Harold Pinter (50) marries 2nd wife British writer and historian Antonia Frazer (48)

Historian - Notable Deaths

Walter RaleighOct 29, 1618

David HumeAug 25, 1776

Edward GibbonJan 16, 1794

Joseph BanksJun 19, 1820

Thomas CarlyleFeb 5, 1881

George BancroftJan 17, 1891

Arnold ToynbeeOct 22, 1975

Hannah ArendtDec 4, 1975

Michael KingMar 30, 2004

Historian - Deaths
Date Event
735-05-26

Bede (Beda Venerabilis), English historian and monk, (b. circa 672 or 673)

923-02-16

Abu Dja'far Mohammed Djarir al-Tabari, islamic historian, dies at 83

1072-09-22

Ouyang Xiu, Chinese historian and scholar-official (b. 1007)

1103-01-17

Frutolf, German monk/musicologist/historian, dies

1130-01-07

Baldricus Burgoliensis, French historian/archbishop, dies at about 83

1151-01-13

Abbot Suger, French statesman and historian (b. 1081)

1225-10-28

Jien, Japanese poet and historian (b. 1155)

1241-09-23

Snorri Sturluson, Icelandic historian, poet, and politician (b. 1178)

1390-01-12

Peter van Herenthals, Dutch theologist/church historian, dies at 67

1406-03-19

Ibn Khaldun, Arab historian (b. 1332)

1418-03-22

Dietrich of Nieheim, German historian

1464-01-08

Thomas Ebendorfer, Austrian historian (b. 1385)

1491-12-03

Thomas Basin, French historian/bishop of Lisieux, dies

1507-08-23

Jean Molinet, Burgundy historian (Chroniques), dies at about 72

1514-11-28

Hartmann Skull, German physician/historian (Skull's Liederbuch), dies

1540-05-22

Francesco Guicciardini, Italian historian/pres of Romagna, dies at 57

1556-10-31

John Sleidanus, German humanist/historian (Commentary), dies at 50

1561-10-21

Johannes Vasaeus, Flemish humanist/historian, dies at about 49

1565-12-18

Benedetto Varchi, Italian humanist/historian (L'Ercolano), dies at 62

1566-07-31

Bartholome de Casas, Spanish historian/bishop of Chiapa, dies at 92

1570-10-20

João de Barros, Portuguese historian (b. 1496)

1571-07-17

Georg Fabricius, German poet and historian (b. 1516)

1572-02-28

Aegidius Tschudi, Swiss historian (b. 1505)

1575-06-16

Hadrianus Junius, [Adriaen the Jonghe], medical/historian, dies at 63

1580-08-20

Jeronymo Osorio, Portuguese historian (b. 1506)

1580-11-03

Jeronimo Zurita y Castro, Spanish historian (b. 1512)

1582-09-28

George Buchanan, Scottish historian (b. 1506)

1586-03-20

Richard Maitland, Scottish statesman and historian (b. 1496)

1589-03-22

Lodovico Guicciardini, Ital historian, dies at 67

1595-11-08

Peter Opmeer, church historian/humanist, dies at 69

1602-02-25

Everard van Reyd, Dutch historian, dies at about 51

1605-04-06

John Stow, British historian, dies

1606-09-02

Carel van Mander, Flemish painter/art historian, dies at 58

1607-06-30

Caesar Baronius, Italian cardinal and historian (b. 1538)

1607-07-20

Paulus Merula, Dutch lawyer/historian (Historia Belgica), dies at 48

1612-04-18

Emanuel Van Meteren, merchant/historian, dies

1614-07-15

Pierre de Bourdeille, seigneur de Brantôme, French historian and biographer (b. c.1540)

1616-12-10

Diogo do Couto, Portuguese historian/archivist of Goa, dies at 74

1617-01-17

Pieter C Bockenberg, Dutch historian, dies at 68

1618-10-29

Walter Raleigh, English scholar/poet/historian, beheaded for treason

1623-01-14

Paolo Sarpi, Italian church historian/politician, dies at 70

1623-11-09

William Camden, English historian: Brittania/Annales, dies at 72

1624-02-17

Juan de Mariana, Spanish historian (b. 1536)

1625-03-29

Antonio de Herrera y Tordesillas, Spanish historian (b. 1549)

1625-09-06

Thomas Dempster, Scottish historian (b. 1579)

1625-09-20

Heinrich Meibom, German historian and critic (b. 1555)

1625-12-09

Ubbo Emmius, [van Embden], Frisian humanist/historian, dies at 78

1627-06-27

John Hayward, English historian

1635-03-03

Philips de l'Espinoy, historian/mayor of Ghent, dies

1635-03-19

Pieter Christiaensz Bor, Dutch historian, dies

1639-08-20

Martin Opitz, German poet/historian (Troerinnen), dies at 41

1639-09-20

John Meursius, [van Meurs], historian, dies at 60

1639-10-07

John I Pontanus, physicist/historian (Amsterdam), dies at 68

1639-11-26

John Spottiswoode, Scottish historian (b. 1565)

1640-05-30

Andre Duchesne, French historian/genealogy, dies

1646-03-20

Matthew Vossius, historian (Annales Holland Zelandiaeque), dies at 35

1649-06-03

Manuel de Faria e Sousa, Portuguese historian and poet (b. 1590)

1650-10-29

David Calderwood, Scottish historian (b. 1575)

1650-11-13

Thomas May, English poet and historian (b. 1595)

1652-03-21

Vredius, [Olivier de Wree], Flem historian/mayor (Brugge), dies at 55

1653-10-03

Mark Zuesius Boxhorn, historian, dies at 41

1655-03-29

Valerius Andreas, Flemish historian, dies at 66

1660-04-30

Peter Scriverius, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 84

1660-05-29

Peter Scriverius, lawyer/historian, dies at 44

1660-12-01

Pierre d'Hozier, French historian (b. 1592)

1661-10-26

Johann B Schup, [Schuppius], German poet/historian/vicar, dies

1667-08-01

Paul Foot, lawyer/historian, dies at 48

1669-02-23

Lieuwe van Aitzema, Frisian historian, dies at 68

1670-11-10

Geory Horn, [Hornius], theologist/historian, dies at about 50

1676-03-21

Henri Sauval, French historian (b. 1623)

1682-01-13

Simon van Leeuwen, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 55

1682-02-23

Abraham de Wicquefort, Dutch diplomat/historian, dies at 75

1683-07-10

François-Eudes de Mézeray, French historian (b. 1610)

1685-05-28

Pieter de la Court, economist/historian, dies at about 67

1685-10-12

Geeraerdt Burns, theologist/poet/historian, dies at 59

1686-08-13

Louis Maimbourg, French-born historian (b. 1610)

1689-12-29

Olfert Dapper, Amsterdam historian/geographer, buried

1694-11-08

Ulrik Huber, Frisian lawyer/law historian/polemist, dies at 58

1697-01-01

Filippo Baldinucci, Florentine biographer/historian (b. 1624)

1698-01-10

Louis-Sébastien Le Nain de Tillemont, French historian (b. 1637)

1710-06-25

Antonius Matthaeus, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 74

1713-01-20

Pavao Vitezovic, Croatian historian, dies

1713-12-14

Thomas Rymer, English historian (b. 1641)

1714-06-28

Daniel van Papenbroeck, Flemish jesuit/historian, dies at 86

1719-04-21

Philippe de la Hire, French mathematician and historian (b. 1640)

1722-04-21

Robert Beverley, Jr., historian of Colonial Virginia (b. 1673)

1723-07-14

Claude Fleury, French historian (b. 1640)

1723-12-22

Jacques Basnage, French/Dutch historian/vicar, dies at 70

1726-04-26

Jeremy Collier, Engl bishop/historian/opponent to theater, dies at 75

1726-12-02

Samuel Penhallow, English-born American colonist and historian (b. 1665)

1732-02-13

Charles-René d'Hozier, French historian (b. 1640)

1734-03-21

Robert Wodrow, Scottish historian (b. 1679)

1737-05-12

Cornelis van Alkemade, historian, dies at 83

1737-12-11

John Strype, English historian (b. 1643)

1741-12-14

Charles Rollin, French historian (b. 1661)

1742-07-09

John Oldmixon, English historian (b. 1673)

1743-04-04

Daniel Neal, English historian (b. 1678)

1744-01-23

Giambattista Vico, Italian philosopher and historian (b. 1668)

1746-02-28

Hermann von der Hardt, German historian (b. 1660)

1754-04-02

Thomas Carte, English historian (b. 1686)

1755-08-22

Caspar Burman, historian/mayor (Utrecht), dies

1755-09-09

Johann Lorenz von Mosheim, German historian (b. 1694)

1758-08-29

Gerard Van Wage, historian, dies at 75

1760-04-10

Jean Lebeuf, French historian (b. 1687)

1761-02-01

Pierre François Xavier de Charlevoix, French historian (b. 1682)

1763-01-11

Caspar Abel, German theologian, historian, and poet (b. 1676)

1763-10-22

French van Mieris "the Young", painter/historian, dies at 73

1766-01-09

Thomas Birch, British historian (b. 1705)

1766-09-03

Archibald Bower, Scottish historian (b. 1686)

1770-11-24

Charles-Jean-François Hénault, French historian (b. 1685)

1772-05-22

Durastante Natalucci, Italian historian (b. 1687)

1773-03-01

Jan Wagenaar, Dutch historian, dies at 63

1773-07-05

Francisco José Freire, Portuguese historian and philologist (b. 1719)

1773-08-20

Enrique Florez, Spanish historian (b. 1701)

1776-08-25

David Hume, Scottish philosopher and historian (A Treatise of Human Nature), dies of abdominal cancer at 65

1778-03-13

Charles le Beau, French historian (b. 1701)

1778-08-05

Charles Clémencet, French historian (b. 1703)

1778-09-23

Balthazar Huydecoper, translator/historian, dies at 83

1780-02-17

Andreas Felix von Oefele, German historian and librarian (b. 1706)

1790-09-02

Johann N von Hontheim, German religious historian/Bishop, dies

1791-03-14

Johann Salomo Semler, German historian and Bible commentator (b. 1725)

1794-01-16

Edward Gibbon, English historian (The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire), dies in London at 56

1795-07-03

Louis-Georges de Bréquigny, French historian (b. 1714)

1795-10-10

Francesco Antonio Zaccaria, Italian theologian and historian (b. 1714)

1799-12-31

Jean-François Marmontel, French historian and writer (b. 1723)

1803-06-08

Joannes Natalis Paquot, Belgian priest/historian, dies at 80

1807-01-12

Adriaan Kluit, Dutch historian, dies at 71

1808-09-06

Louis-Pierre Anquetil, French historian (b. 1723)

1814-04-12

Charles Burney, English music historian (b. 1726)

1816-02-22

Adam Ferguson, Scottish sociologist/historian, dies at 92

1820-01-17

Daniel W Wyttenbach, Dutch classicist/historian, dies at 73

1820-06-19

Joseph Banks, English natural historian (Cook/Australia), dies

1823-12-14

Vincenzo Cuoco, Italian historian (Naple revolution 1799), dies at 53

1830-04-22

Knud L Rahbek, Danish literary/historian, dies at 69

1833-10-30

Pieter G Witsen Geysbeek, historian/literary, dies at 58

1836-06-23

James Mill, Scottish philosopher and historian, (b. 1773)

1842-05-15

Emanuel A D M J count de las Cases, French historian (Napoleon), dies at 76

1844-07-15

Claude Charles Fauriel, French historian (b. 1772)

1849-10-16

George Washington Williams, 1st major black historian, dies

1853-06-12

John C de Jonge, Dutch historian/archivist, dies at 60

1854-07-04

Karl F Eichhorn, German law historian, dies at 72

1858-02-16

Georg F Creuzer, German philological/historian, dies at 86

1859-01-08

Antoine GB Schayes, Belgian historian/archaeologist, dies at 50

1859-04-16

Alexis de Tocqueville, French historian (b. 1805)

1859-12-21

Nicolaas C Kist, Dutch church historian/archivist, dies at 66

1859-12-28

Thomas Babington Macaulay, English essayist/historian, dies

1860-12-07

Constantine S Aksakov, Russian historian/poet, dies at 43

1865-07-15

Reinier C Bakhuizen van de Brink, Dutch historian, dies at 55

1865-11-25

Heinrich Barth, German historian/geographer (Central Africa), dies

1866-02-03

François-Xavier Garneau, French Canadian poet and historian (b. 1809)

1866-03-06

William Whewell, English scientist, philosopher, and historian of science (b. 1794)

1867-05-23

Archibald Alison, Scottish historian, dies at 74

1872-10-23

Theophile Gautier, French poet/writer/historian/critic, dies at 61

1873-03-27

Amedée Simon Dominique Thierry, French journalist and historian (b. 1797)

1873-06-14

Friedrich von Raumer, German historian/parliamentarian, dies at 92

1873-10-09

George Ormerod, English historian and antiquarian (b. 1785)

1874-01-08

Charles Etienne Brasseur de Bourbourg, French writer and historian (b. 1814)

1874-02-09

Jules Michelet, French historian (History of France), dies at 75

1874-09-12

François Guizot, French historian and statesman (b. 1787)

1875-03-27

Edgar Quinet, French historian (b. 1803)

1875-12-20

Michail P Pogodin, Russian historian/writer (Povesti), dies at 75

1876-01-10

Charles EH de Coussemaker, Belgian musicologist/historian, dies at 70

1876-05-19

Guillaume Groen van Prinsterer, Dutch historian/politician, dies at 74

1876-05-26

Frantisek Palacky, Czech historian/MP, dies at 77

1876-10-20

Jeronimo de Bosch Kemper, Dutch sociologist/historian, dies at 68

1878-02-17

Jose Amador de los Rios, Spanish historian/poet, dies at 59

1880-03-15

Jan K J de Jonge, Dutch historian, dies at 51

1880-11-19

Bernard de Hair, vicar/poet/church historian, dies at 74

1881-02-05

Thomas Carlyle, historian/essayist, dies in London at 85

1881-05-23

Leopold von Ranke, historian, dies

1883-02-01

Pavel Melnikov, Russian historian/author, dies

1883-02-13

Pavel Melnikov, [Petsjerski], Russian historian, dies at 64

1885-12-24

Louis-Prosper Gachard, Belgian historian, dies at 85

1886-05-23

Leopold von Ranke, German historian (b. 1795)

1886-08-06

Wilhelm Scherer, German literature historian, dies at 45

1887-03-08

Pavel Annenkov, Russian literature historian/critic, dies at 73

1887-03-20

Pavel Annenkov, Russian literature historian, dies at 73

1888-06-12

Carel Vosmaer, art historian/poet/editor (Neth Spectator), dies at 62

1889-04-04

Thomas T H Jorissen, historian, dies at 56

1889-07-16

Michele Amari, Italian historian/minister of Education, dies at 83

1890-10-03

Joseph Hergenröther, German historian (b. 1824)

1891-01-17

George Bancroft, American historian and father of U.S. History, dies at 90

1891-08-04

George Washington Williams, historian (History of Negro), dies at 41

1893-03-05

Hippolyte Taine, French philosopher/historian, dies at 64

1893-11-30

Jacobus J Backer, German sea historian, dies at 68

1894-02-13

Franjo Racki, Croatian historian/politician, dies at 65

1894-12-08

Willem JF Nuyens, Dutch physician/RC historian, dies at 71

1896-04-28

Heinrich von Treitschke, German historian, dies

1896-05-27

Allard Pierson, theologist/philosopher/art historian/poet, dies

1896-07-11

Ernst Curtius, German archaeologist/historian (Olympia), dies at 81

1896-12-15

John GR Acquoy, Dutch theologist/church historian, dies at 67

1897-08-08

Jacob Burckhardt, Swiss cultural historian, dies at 79

1897-09-21

Wilhelm Wattenbach, German historian (b. 1819)

1897-11-19

William Seymour Tyler, American educator and historian (b. 1810).

1898-05-01

Alphonse Wauters, Belgian historian, dies at 81

1898-06-06

Constant A Serrure, Flemish historian, dies at 62

1899-01-29

Robert J Fruin, Dutch historian (80-year war), dies at 75

1901-01-14

Mandell Creighton, English bishop/historian, dies at 57

1901-01-14

Victor Balaguer, Catalaans historian/politician/author, dies at 76

1901-04-22

William Stubbs, historian/bishop, dies

1901-06-16

Hermann Grimm, German writer/poet/historian, dies

1901-07-04

John Fiske, [Edmund Fisk Green], US historian/philosopher, dies

1902-02-23

Samuel R Gardiner, British historian (Oliver Cromwell), dies at 72

1902-06-19

John E E Dalberg baron van Acton, English historian, dies at 69

1903-08-30

Vincente F Lopez, historian (Historia the Chile), dies at 87

1903-11-01

[Christian M] Theodor Mommsen, German historian (Nobel 1902), dies

1904-02-01

Peter PM Alberdingk Thijm, Dutch historian/writer, dies at 76

1904-05-19

Auguste Molinier, French historian (b. 1851)

1904-10-01

William GGVV Harcourt, historian/English Sect of State, dies at 76

1906-11-09

Leon Vanderkindere, Belgian historian/mayor of Ukkel, dies at 64

1910-08-30

Albert Vandal, French earl/historian (Napoleon), dies at 57

1918-03-19

Willem H de Beaufort, Dutch historian/liberal politician, dies at 73

1918-05-27

Henry Adams, US literature historian (Esther), dies at 80

1920-02-27

Alexandru D Xenopol, Romanian historian, dies at 72

1920-06-14

Max Weber, German sociologist/economist/historian, dies

1921-06-29

Otto Seeck German classical historian (b. 1850)

1922-03-22

Louis A Ranvier, French anatomist/historian, dies at 86

1922-12-05

Samuel Muller Fzn, Dutch historian/archivist, dies

1924-10-07

Clemens Baeumker, German historian (Christian Philosophy), dies at 71

1925-05-30

Arthur Moeller van den Bruck, German historian (b. 1876)

1925-07-01

Jan P Veth, Dutch painter/lithographer/art historian, dies at 61

1926-02-26

Frederik Pijper, Dut vicar/church historian (Monasteries), dies at 67

1926-09-17

August Sauer, Austria literature historian, dies at 70

1926-12-08

Jan Six, Dutch art historian/collector, dies

1927-02-19

Georg Brandes, [Cohen], Danish literary-historian/critic, dies at 85

1927-06-01

J. B. Bury, Irish historian (b. 1861)

1928-05-31

Manuel de Oliveira Lima, Brazilian historian, dies at 60

1928-10-23

F A Alphonse Aulard, French historian, dies

1929-10-23

Thomas F Tout, historian (Manch school of historiography), dies at 74

1929-10-24

Peter J Blok, Dutch historian, dies at 74

1930-06-22

Karl von Amira, German historian, dies at 82

1930-12-11

Friedrich von Bernhardi, German war theorist/historian, dies at 81

1931-01-11

James Milton Carroll, American Baptist pastor, leader, historian, and author (b. 1852)

1934-06-06

Julije Kempf, Croatian historian and writer (b. 1864)

1934-11-26

Mykhailo Hrushevsky, Ukrainian historian and statesman (b.1866)

1935-06-22

Szymon Askenazy, Polish historian, diplomat and politician (b. 1866)

1936-02-09

Jacques Bainville, French historian/essayist/journalist, dies at 57

1936-02-19

Charles Harding Firth, British historian (b. 1857)

1937-03-08

Albert Verwey, Dutch poet/literature historian (Motion), dies at 71

1937-04-19

William M Conway, English historian/explorer (Spitzbergen), dies at 81

1939-10-29

Dwight B. Waldo, American educator and historian (b. 1864)

1940-04-18

Herbert Albert Laurens Fisher, historian, dies

1941-01-10

Joseph Schmidlin, German church historian, murdered at 67

1941-02-04

Johann Peter Kirsch, Luxembourg church historian, dies at 79

1941-03-05

Ludwig Quidde, German historian/politician (Nobel 1927), dies at 82

1941-04-01

Hippolyte Delehaye, Flemish historian, dies at 81

1941-07-08

Moses Schorr, Polish rabbi, senator, historian and orientalist (b. 1874)

1942-03-30

Alfred Coville, French historian (Lesson premier Valois), dies at 81

1942-06-25

Hans Lietzman, German theologist/church historian, dies at 67

1942-10-06

Erich Kuttner, German journalist/historian (Vorwarts), dies

1943-10-09

Gerard W Kerncamp, historian/editor-in-chief (Green Amsterdam), dies

1943-12-01

Damrong Rajanubhab, Thai prince and historian (b. 1862)

1944-01-05

Adolph Goldschmidt, German/Swiss art historian, dies at 80

1944-04-13

Paul Hazard, French literature historian, dies at 65

1944-06-16

Marc Bloch, French historian (executed) (b. 1886)

1944-07-23

Max HHR Nettlau, Austrian historian (Der Anarchismus), dies at 79

1944-11-28

Camille Looten, Belgian priest/literature historian, dies

1945-02-01

Johan Huizinga, Dutch culture historian (Homo Ludens), dies at 72

1945-10-08

Herman T Colenbrander, historian, dies at 73

1946-03-13

Abraham Bredius, Dutch art historian (Rembrandt), dies at 90

1946-12-15

Conrad Haebler, historian (Hundert Kalenderinkunabeln), dies at 89

1947-01-13

Veit Valentin, German/US historian (German People), dies at 61

1947-08-05

Joannes D M Cornelissen, historian (Johann de White), dies

1947-08-20

Franz VM Cumont, Belgian religious historian, dies at 79

1947-11-17

Victor Serge, Russian anarchist, novelist, and historian (b. 1890)

1947-12-29

Joseph Cuvelier, Belgian historian/general, dies at 78

1948-07-18

Herman Gummerus, Finnish historian and politician (b. 1877)

1948-08-03

Albert F Pollard, Brit historian (Evolution of parliament), dies at 78

1948-08-10

Kwan-Ichi Asakawa, Japanese historian(b. 1873)

1949-05-18

James T Adams, US historian (Pulitzer 1921)

1950-04-03

Carter G Woodson, American historian (black studies), dies at 74

1951-06-01

Rafael Altamira Crevea, Spanish lawyer/historian, dies at 85

1954-03-06

Jan Kalf, Dutch literature/art historian, dies at 80

1954-05-19

Aart A van Schelven, church historian (Willem of Orange), dies at 73

1954-05-30

Ahmad Amin, Egyptian historian/author, dies at 67

1954-10-26

Floris HL Prims, Flemish priest/historian/archivist of Antwerp, dies

1955-08-14

Fiske Kimball, US architect/art historian, dies at 66

1956-01-10

Henricus P Bremmer, Dutch art historian (Beeldende Kunst), dies at 84

1956-03-22

George A L Sarton, Belgian/US historian, dies at 71

1956-04-19

Ernst R Curtius, German literature historian, dies at 70

1956-09-26

Lucien Febvre, French historian (Un Destin, Martin Luther), dies at 78

1957-11-12

Fritz Schulz, German law historian (Classical Roman Law), dies at 78

1958-01-09

Paul Fechter, German writer/historian (God's Magician), dies

1958-01-13

John Lindeboom, Dutch vicar/church historian, dies at 75

1958-05-15

Michael G the Boer, historian (Harbor of Amsterdam), dies at 91

1958-08-14

Mary Ritter Beard, American historian, dies at 82

1958-10-27

Frederik Gerretson [Geerten Gossaert], historian/poet/politician, dies at 74

1959-04-08

Gustave Charlier, Belgian literature historian, dies

1959-10-06

Bernard Berenson, American art historian (b. 1865)

1959-12-27

Alfonso Reyes, Mexican poet/historian/diplomat, dies at 70

1960-01-11

Johan E Elias, Dutch historian (Elias Family), dies at 84

1962-01-21

Andre Lhote, French painter/art historian, dies at 76

1962-07-16

Jan M Romein, historian (Breaking of Two Ages), dies

1962-07-20

George MacAulay Trevelyan, English royal historian, dies at 86

1963-01-11

Arthur D Nock, English/Americans historian (St Paul), dies at 60

1963-05-02

Van Wyck Brooks, US historian (Ordeal of Mark Twain), dies at 77

1963-06-26

Obe Postma, Fries, poet/geography/historian (Own Cart), dies

1963-09-09

Ernst Kantorowicz, German/US historian, dies at 68

1964-01-30

Berthold Altaner, German church historian, dies at 80

1965-04-08

Erik A Blomberg, Swedish art historian/poet/author, dies at 70

1965-07-27

Henri Daniel-Rops, French writer and historian (b. 1901)

1966-12-31

Pieter C A Geyl, historian (History of Dutch Race), dies

1967-08-19

Isaac Deutscher, Polish/Eng historian (Stalin-biography), dies at 60

1967-09-03

David Cohen, historian/chairman (Jewish Council), dies at 84

1967-11-12

Herman Uyttersprot, Flemish literature historian, dies at 58

1968-03-14

Erwin Panofsky, German/US art historian/iconologist, dies

1968-08-31

George P Gooch, English historian/House of Commons leader, dies

1968-09-18

Willem Kooiman, Dutch theologist/church historian, dies at 65

1970-01-29

Basil H Liddell Hart, English military historian, dies at 74

1970-02-18

Desiderius A Stracke, Flemish jesuit/literature historian, dies at 94

1970-04-30

Jacob Presser, historian/writer (Doom, Ondergang), dies at 71

1970-08-19

Paweł Jasienica, Polish historian (b. 1909)

1970-10-24

Richard Hofstadter, US historian, dies at 54

1971-10-10

John Cawte Beaglehole, New Zealand historian (b. 1901)

1971-11-27

Korneel Goossens, Flemish literary/art historian, dies at 70

1971-12-12

John A Emmens, art historian/poet (Dog of Pavlov), dies at 47

1972-09-07

Jacques Pirenne, Belgian historian, dies at 81

1973-02-02

Henry J Elias, Flemish historian/mayor of Gent, dies at 70

1973-08-08

Vilhelm Moberg, Swedish author and historian (b. 1898)

1974-03-30

Ludovicus J Rogier, Dutch historian (Reborn in Freedom), dies at 79

1974-08-22

Jacob Bronowsky, British mathematician/cultural historian, dies at 66

1974-11-23

Cornelius Ryan, war reporter/historian (Bridge too Far), dies at 54

1975-02-09

Constant Burniaux, Belgian art historian (L'amour Vivre), dies at 82

1975-04-28

Jan A de Jonge, Dutch historian, dies at 48

1975-10-22

Arnold Toynbee, English historian/cultural sociologist, dies at 86

1975-10-24

Zdzisław Żygulski, Sr., Polish literary historian (b. 1888)

1975-12-04

Hannah Arendt, German/US political theorist and historian, dies at 69

1976-05-15

Samuel Eliot Morison, US historian (Admiral of Ocean Sea), dies at 88

1976-09-13

Albert Tessier, French Canadian priest, historian and film maker (b. 1895)

1977-03-10

Pieter Jan Bouman, Dutch sociologist/historian, dies at 74

1978-02-05

Annie [Anna HM] Romein-Verschoor, Dutch historian (Omzien), dies at 83

1978-02-21

Mieczysław Żywczyński, Polish historian and priest (b. 1901)

1978-08-28

Bruce Catton, US historian/writer (Civil War), dies at 78

1978-09-19

Étienne Gilson, French philosopher and historian (b. 1884)

1978-12-14

Salvador de Madariaga, Spanish diplomat, writer, historian and pacifist (b. 1886)

1979-02-06

Arthur van Schendel, Dutch art historian, dies at 68

1980-06-23

Walter Rodney, Guyanese historian (bomanslag), dies

1980-11-24

Herbert Agar, American journalist and historian (b. 1897)

1981-01-10

Fawn M. Brodie, American historian (b. 1915)

1981-01-22

Ishtiaq Hussain Qureshi, Pakistani historian and educationist (b. 1903)

1981-05-01

Clarence A Bacote, historian/political scientist, dies at 75

1981-07-12

Ben Seijes, historian (WW II), dies at 73

1981-12-29

Guido Provoost, Belgian historian, dies at 41

1982-06-29

Gerard[us PM] Knuvelder, literature historian (Anthology), dies

1982-09-11

Albert Soboult, French historian, dies at 68

1982-11-03

Edward H Carr, British historian, dies at 90

1983-03-26

Anthony F Blunt, British art historian/spy for USSR, dies at 75

1983-05-21

Kenneth Clark, English art historian (b. 1903)

1983-08-18

Nikolaus Pevsner, German-born art historian (b. 1902)

1985-01-22

Sir Arthur Bryant, British historian (b. 1899)

1985-03-15

Radha Krishna Choudhary, Indian historian and writer (b. 1921)

1985-07-05

Gerard Schmook, Flemish literature historian/custodian, dies at 86

1985-11-28

Fernand Braudel, French historian, dies at 83

1986-01-06

Louis Lebeer, Dutch art historian, dies at 90

1986-02-07

Cheikh Anta Diop, Senegalese historian (b. 1923)

1986-03-02

Marcel Liebman, Belgian historian, dies at 56

1989-02-06

Barbara Tuchman, historian (Guns of August-Pulitzer), dies at 77

1989-08-15

F de Jong Edz, Dutch historian/director (IISG), dies

1989-09-04

Ronald Syme, New Zealand-born classicist and historian (b. 1903)

1990-01-26

Lewis Mumford, American historian (b. 1895)

1990-09-07

Alan J P Taylor, British historian (Origins of WW II), dies

1991-01-29

Yasushi Inoue, Japanese historian, dies

1991-09-14

Russell Lynes, American art historian and magazine editor (b. 1910)

1991-10-28

John Korbal, film historian (Marlene Dietrich), dies at 51

1991-11-13

Hanson Baldwin, US military historian, dies at 88

1992-05-04

Henri Guillemin, French historian, dies at 89

1992-08-21

Theo van Tijn, Marxist/social-historian, dies at 65

1992-12-02

Loek Elfferich, Dutch journalist/historian (Treason in Rotterdam), die

1993-01-17

Albert Hourani, English historian (b. 1915)

1993-02-07

W Sybout A Colenbrander, Dutch historian/journalist, dies at 82

1993-03-10

C Northcote Parkinson, English historian/sociologist (Law of P), dies

1993-07-09

Cut Meijer, [Saul Messel], historian/rabbi to Paramaribo, dies at 80

1993-08-23

Victorine Hefting, historian/wife of Bert Baker, dies at 88

1993-10-19

Roy Armstrong, English historian (Traditional buildings), dies at 91

1993-10-24

Ben Scholtens, historian (Gaama Duumi), murdered at 39

1993-11-01

A. N. Sherwin-White, English historian (b. 1911)

1993-12-12

Jozsef Antall, historian/premier of Hungary (1990-93), dies at 61

1994-02-01

Fouad Fram al-Boustani, Lebanese historian (Rawaeaa), dies at 88

1994-02-27

Harold Acton, English/Italian historian/art collector, dies at 84

1994-02-28

George Osborne Sayles, historian, dies at 92

1994-03-24

Edith Porada, art historian/archaeologist, dies at 81

1994-04-07

Angelus Gottfried "Golo" Mann, German/US historian, dies at 85

1994-04-22

D Nauta, theologist/church historian/lawyer, dies at 96

1994-06-04

Thomas Stuart Willan, historian, dies at 84

1994-06-05

Thomas Millar, historian, dies at 67

1994-06-14

Denys Hay, historian, dies at 78

1994-07-12

James Bysse Joll, historian, dies at 76

1994-07-14

Robert Jungk, German/French/Us/Austrian philosopher/historian, dies

1994-07-19

Frederik "Frits" van der More, archaeologist/art historian, dies at 87

1994-08-04

Giovanni Spadolini, Italian historian/journalist, dies at 69

1994-09-06

Wolf Donner, Austrian movie historian/festival director, dies at 55

1994-09-25

John Richard Ravensdale, historian, dies at 73

1994-09-26

Maurice Ashley, historian, dies at 87

1994-10-31

John Wyndham Pope-Hennessy, English art historian, dies at 80

1994-11-01

Richard Krautheimer, art historian, dies at 97

1994-11-03

Richard Krautheimer, US art historian, dies at 97

1994-12-15

Henry Phelps Brown, historian/economist, dies at 88

1995-01-11

John AG Gere, English art historian (Raphael & his Circle), dies at 73

1995-01-22

Margaret Barbara Lambert, British historian (Saar), dies at 88

1995-02-10

S van der Linde, church historian, dies at 89

1995-03-19

Fernand Lodewick, literature historian (Literature), dies at 85

1995-05-16

Ragnhild Marie Hatton, historian, dies at 82

1995-08-26

John Costello, historian, dies at 52

1995-09-03

Donald Cuthbert Coleman, economic historian, dies at 75

1995-09-16

Michael Balfour, historian, dies at 86

1995-09-22

Albert Goodwin, historian, dies at 89

1995-10-17

Peter Hinchcliff, historian, dies at 66

1995-10-28

Allan Leslie Merson, historian, dies at 79

1995-11-09

Derick Frederick George Emmison, archivist/historian, dies at 88

1995-11-16

Gwyn A Williams, historian/socialist, dies at 70

1995-12-06

Dmitri Antonovitch Volkogonov, soldier/historian, dies at 67

1995-12-12

Lindsay Oliver John Boynton, furniture historian, dies

1996-01-06

John Phillipps Kenyon, historian/teacher, dies at 68

1996-01-15

Richard Charles Cobb, historian, dies at 78

1996-01-22

Edward Thomas, historian/intelligence expert, dies at 77

1996-02-09

Alistair Cameron Crombie, historian of science, dies at 80

1996-02-16

Charles McCorquodale, art historian, dies at 47

1996-02-18

Richard Leslie Hill, historian, dies at 94

1996-03-03

Meyer Schapiro, art historian, dies at 91

1996-03-07

Aled Eames, mAritime historian, dies at 74

1996-04-05

Peter Nailor, civil servant/historian, dies at 67

1996-04-11

Edwin Clarke, historian/neurologist, dies at 76

1996-04-14

William K Everson, film historian, dies at 67

1996-04-22

David Shipman, film historian, dies at 63

1996-04-26

Burton Stein, historian, dies at 69

1996-05-25

Renzo de Felice, historian, dies at 67

1996-06-01

Stephen Jones, art historian, dies at 41

1996-09-13

Anthony Nicholas Maria Wahl, historian, dies at 68

1996-10-02

Sybil Marion Rosenfeld, theatre historian, dies at 93

1996-10-03

Denis Frank Owen, Natural historian, dies at 65

1996-10-03

Tony Parker, oral historian, dies at 73

1996-10-13

Albert Hughes Williams, teacher/historian, dies at 89

1996-10-27

Belinda Quirey, dance historian/teacher, dies at 84

1996-10-30

Rohan Butler, historian, dies at 79

1996-10-31

John Gorman, printer/socialist historian, dies at 66

1996-11-10

Hugo Buchthal, art historian, dies at 87

1996-12-03

George Duby, historian, dies at 77

1996-12-09

Raphael Samuel, historian, dies at 32

1996-12-31

Michael Roberts, historian, dies at 88

1997-01-24

Callum Alexander MacDonald, historian, dies at 49

1997-02-01

Peter Morris, historian of France, dies at 50

1997-04-15

Sam Moskowitz, SF fandom historian, dies at 76

1997-10-03

Alfred Leslie Rowse, historian, dies at 93

1997-11-05

Isaiah Berlin, Latvian-born historian of ideas (b. 1909)

1997-11-30

Clare Lucy Madeleine Evans, historian, dies at 37

1997-12-08

Leon Poliakov, historian, dies at 87

1997-12-27

Dorothy Stroud, garden historian, dies at 87

1997-12-28

James Lees-Milne, architecural historian, dies at 89

1998-03-02

Henry Steele Commager, American historian (Atlas of Civil War), dies at 95

1998-07-16

John Henrik Clarke, American historian and scholar (b. 1915)

2000-01-09

Nigel Tranter, Scottish historian and author (b. 1909)

2000-07-14

William Roscoe Estep, American Baptist historian (b. 1920)

2000-07-28

Abraham Pais, Dutch-born American physicist and historian (b. 1918)

2001-03-13

Encarnacion Alzona, Filipino historian (b. 1895)

2001-07-22

Indro Montanelli, Italian journalist and historian (b. 1909)

2001-11-03

Ernst Gombrich, Austrian art historian (b. 1909)

2001-11-09

Niels Jannasch, Canadian historian and museum curator (b. 1924)

2002-02-08

Joachim Hoffmann, German historian (b. 1930)

2002-10-13

Stephen Ambrose, American historian and biographer (b. 1936)

2002-12-02

Arno Peters, German historian (b. 1916)

2003-01-26

Hugh Trevor-Roper, Baron Dacre of Glanton, English historian (b. 1917)

2003-02-24

John Edward Christopher Hill, English historian (b. 1912)

2003-10-31

Richard Neustadt, American political historian (b. 1919)

2004-01-04

John Toland, American historian (b. 1912)

2004-02-28

Daniel J. Boorstin, American historian, writer, and Librarian of Congress (b. 1914)

2004-03-30

Michael King, New Zealand historian (b. 1945)

2004-09-18

Norman Cantor, Canadian historian (b. 1929)

2004-10-08

James Chace, American historian (b. 1931)

2005-03-17

George F. Kennan, American Cold War strategist and historian (b. 1904)

2005-06-27

Shelby Foote, American author and historian (b. 1917)

2005-11-13

Vine Deloria, Jr., Native American author, theologian, historian, and activist (b. 1933)

2006-02-24

Denis Twitchett, Cambridge scholar, and Chinese historian (b. 1925)

2006-05-13

Jaroslav Pelikan, American historian (b. 1923)

2006-10-24

William Montgomery Watt, Islamic studies scholar, orientalist and historian (b. 1909)

2006-11-15

David K. Wyatt, American historian (b. 1937)

2007-01-01

Tad Jones, American jazz music historian (b. 1952)

2007-01-02

Elizabeth Fox-Genovese, American historian (b. 1941)

2007-01-06

Roberta Wohlstetter, military historian and strategist (b. 1912)

2007-02-28

Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. American historian and political commentator (b.1917)

2007-04-23

David Halberstam, American journalist, historian and author (b. 1934)

2008-02-15

Amnon Netzer, Iranian-Israeli historian (b. 1934)

2008-07-13

Bronisław Geremek, Polish social historian and politician (b. 1932)

2009-01-17

Anders Isaksson, Swedish journalist, writer, and historian (b. 1943)

2009-11-05

Félix Luna, Argentine historian (b. 1925)

2010-01-27

Howard Zinn, American historian (b. 1922)

2012-05-23

Paul Fussell, American historian, dies from natural causes at 88

2012-10-01

Eric J. Hobsbawm, British Marxist historian, dies from pneumonia at 95

2013-06-11

Robert Fogel, American economic historian and Nobel Laureate, dies at 86

2016-03-16

Historian and education pioneer Lord Asa Briggs dies age 94

2016-05-19

German-born American historian Fritz Stern dies aged 90

2016-06-24

Reggae expert and historian Michael de Koningh dies aged 58

2017-03-07

Turner Classic Movies host and film historian Robert Osborne dies at age 84


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