Hippasus 45436 A student of the mathematician Pythagoras, who, by some accounts, was drowned by his fellow ...
Qu Yuan 45596 Committed ritual suicide as a form of protest against the corruption of the era, a sacrifice ...
Ptolemy XIII Theos Philopator Drowned in the Nile in 47 BC
Antinous 111 Lover of Roman Emperor Hadrian, drowned in the Nile in 130; the grieving emperor commissioned ...
Li Bai 701 It is, however, suggested that he died of excessive drinking or mercury poisoning.
William Adelin 1103 Son of king Henry I of England, drowned in the Channel on 25 November 1120 in the White Ship ...
Matilda, Countess of Perches Countess of Perches. Daughter of king Henry I of England, drowned in the Channel on 25 ...
Frederick I, Holy Roman Emperor 1122 Duke of Swabia and Holy Roman Emperor, drowned in the Göks River (Cilicia).
Henry of Antioch 1198 Henry of Poitiers or Henri de Poitiers, drowned at sea on 18 June/27 June/28 June 1276, son of ...
Magnus II of Norway 1048 1316 - 1374
John of Nepomuk 1345 Martyred by drowning in 1393.
Henry Holland 1745 1430 � 1475
George Executed for treason against his brother king Edward IV of England on 1478, by drowning in a ...
Bartolomeu Dias 1450 Portuguese explorer who sailed around the Cape of Good Hope. Drowned not far from the Cape of ...
Louis II of Hungary 1506
Felix Manz 1498 Co-founder of the Swiss Anabaptists, was drowned in 1527 in the Limmat River in Z�rich by the ...
Francisco Rodrigues Lobo 1580 A Portuguese poet and writer of Sephardi Jewish origin, drowned on 4 November 1621
John William Friso, Prince of Orange 1687 Stadholder of the Low Countries, in 1711
Peter Artedi 1705 A disciple of Linnaeus, considered the father of Ichthyology, fell by accident in a channel of ...
Percy Bysshe Shelley 1792
Charles Clement Johnston 1795 U.S. Representatives from Virginia, drown in Atlantic near a dock in Alexandria, Virginia in ...
Lucas Barrett 1837 English naturalist and geologist in 1862.
Constantine W. Buckley 1815 Former Speaker of the Texas House of Representatives, drowned in the Brazos River near ...
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