Karl Events in History

2012 Event - The GAA names Karl Lacey of Donegal its All Stars Footballer of the Year

2000 Death - Karl Shapiro, American Poet

1996 Event - Karl Krikken out handled the ball for Derbyshire vs. Indians

1995 Death - Karl Anton Martin Gerhard Gerd Bucerius, publisher, dies at 89

1995 Death - Karl Guttmann, Austrian/Dutch playwright/director (Pinter), dies at 81

1994 Death - Karl AF Schiller, West German economist/SPD-minister, dies at 83

1994 Death - Karl Schiller, minister of RFA Economics (1966-72), dies

1994 Death - Karl Edward Wagner, writer, dies at 48

1994 Death - Karl R Popper, philosopher (Poverty of Historianism), dies at 92

1994 Death - Karl Popper, Austrian Philosopher

1994 Death - Karl Francis Hettinger, onion Field survivor, dies at 59

1994 Death - Karl Hess, American Writer

1994 Event - Cubs Karl "Tuffy" Rhodes, hit 3 home runs in 1993 hits 3 home runs on opening

1994 Death - Karl I Pelgrom, Dutch sculptor, dies at 66

1993 Death - Karl G Henize, astronaut (STS-51-F), dies of heart failure at 66

1992 Death - Karl Carstens, president West Germany 1979 - 1984, dies at 77

1992 Death - Karl Carstens, president of RFA (1979-84), dies

1992 Death - Karl Tunberg, U.S. scriptwriter (Ben Hur), dies

1991 Death - Stuart Karl, CEO (Karl Home Video), dies at 38 of skin cancer

1991 Death - Karl Ellis, dies at 41

1990 Death - Karl Weber, dies of heart failure at 74

1990 Death - Karl Menninger, psychatrist (Menninger Clinic), dies at 96 of cancer

1987 Death - Karl Bruck, entertainer, dies

1987 Death - Karl Linnas, accused Nazi, dies of heart failure in Russia

1987 Event - U.S. deports Karl Linnas, charged with nazi war crimes, to U.S.S.R.

1987 Death - Karl Holler, composer, dies at 79

1985 Death - Karl Marx, German composer and conductor, dies at 87

1984 Death - Karl Rahner, German Theologian

1981 Death - Karl Bohm, Austria conductor, dies at 86

1980 Death - Karl Donitz, German great admiral/Fuhrer (1945), dies at 89

1979 Event - West-Germany elects Karl Carstens president

1978 Death - Karl Swenson, actor (Lara-Little House on the Prairie), dies at 70

1978 Death - Karl Wallenda, falls to death walking high-wire in Puerto Rico at 73

1977 Event - Thomas Wessinghage/Harald Hudak/Michael Lederer/Karl Fleschen walk world record 4x1500m (14:38.8)

1974 Death - Karl E Mundt, (Rep/Sen), dies

1973 Death - Karl H Waggerl, Austria author (Green Friends), dies at 75

1973 Birthday - Karl Ballard, WLAF linebacker for the London Monarchs

1972 Birthday - Karl Dykhuis, Sept-iles, NHL defenseman for the Philadelphia Flyers

1972 Birthday - Karl Urban, New Zealander Actor

1972 Birthday - Karl DeWolf, hockey defenseman, Team France 1998

1971 Birthday - Scott Karl, born in Fontana, California, pitcher for the Milwaukee Brewers

1971 Death - Willem Banning, Dutch theologist/sociologist (Karl Marx), dies at 83

1971 Birthday - Karl Williams, wide receiver for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

1970 Death - Karl August Andersen, composer, dies at 66

1969 Death - Karl Hubert Rudolf Schiske, composer, dies at 53

1969 Birthday - Karl Krikken, cricketer, Derbyshire 1989-, wicketkeeper

1969 Death - Karl Jaspers, German psychiatrist/philosopher, dies at 86

1969 Event - Bollingen prize for poetry presented to John Berryman and Karl Shapiro

1968 Death - Karl Barth, Swiss theologist/minister (Kirchliche Dogma), dies at 82

1968 Death - Karl Ranki, composer, dies at 69

1967 Birthday - Karl Dunbar, NFL defensive tackle for the Arizona Cardinals

1967 Event - Herr Karl Tausch writes shortest will "Vse Zene" (All to wife)

1966 Event - Muhammad Ali TKOs Karl Mildenberger in 12 for heavyweight boxing title

1966 Death - Kasimir Edschmid, Karl E Schmidt, German writer, dies at 75

1966 Death - Karl B Adam, German theologist (Jesus Christ), dies at 89

1965 Birthday - Karl Van Calcar, Torrance California, 3k steeplechase

1964 Birthday - Karl Wilson, NFL defensive end for the Buffalo Bills

1963 Death - Karl Amadeus Hartmann, composer, dies at 58

1963 Birthday - Karl Malone, born in Summeerfield, Louisiana, NBA forward, Utah, Gold Medals 1992, 1996 Olympics

1961 Death - Karl Albiker, German sculptor (Problem of the Plastic), dies at 83

1960 Death - Karl Hasse, composer, dies at 77

1958 Death - Karl Erb, German tenor, dies on 81st birthday

1957 Birthday - Karl Wallingher, Prestatyn Wales, rocker, World Party

1956 Death - Karl L Schmidt, German/Swiss theologist (Urchristentum), dies at 64

1955 Birthday - Steven Brust, Karl Zoltan, U.S., sci-fi author, Yendi, Jhereg

1954 Event - Bkln Dodger Karl Spooner strikes out 15 New York Giants in his 1st game

1954 Birthday - Karl Schnabl, 90m ski jumper, 1976 Olympic gold

1953 Death - Karl R G von Rundstedt, German General-Field Marshal (Ardennes), dies at 77

1953 Death - [Karl R] Gerd von Rundstedt, General-Field Marshal (Normandy), dies at 77

1951 Death - Karl Heinrich David, composer, dies at 66

1950 Death - Karl Renner, Austrian Chancellor/president (1918-20, 45-50), dies at 80

1950 Birthday - Karl Rove, born in Denver, Colorado, Deputy Chief of Staff to President George W. Bush, author, 'Courage and Consequence: My Life as a Conservative in the Fight'

1950 Death - Karl Straube, German organist/conductor, dies

1950 Death - Karl G Jansky, Czechoslovakian discoverer of cosmic radio sources, dies at 44

1950 Death - Karl Seitz, president of Austria, dies at 80

1949 Death - Karl Weigl, composer, dies at 68

1948 Death - Karl Bonhoeffer, German psychiatrist/neurologist, dies

1948 Death - Karl Wolfskehl, writer, dies at 78

1947 Birthday - Karl Greene, Manchester, rock bassist, Herman's Hermits

1947 Death - Karl Mannheim, sociologist (Diagnosis of Our Time), dies at 53

1946 Birthday - Karl XVI Gustav F H, King of Sweden, 1973-

1945 Birthday - Karl Edward Wagner, U.S., sci-fi author, Bloodstone, Night Winds

1945 Event - British military police arrest Admiral Karl Doenitz

1945 Event - Admiral Karl Doenitz forms German government

1945 Death - Karl T Sapper, German geographer/geologist (Vulkankunde), dies at 79

1945 Death - Karl F Goerdeler, mayor (Leipzig)/"July 20th plot", hanged at 60

1943 Death - Karl Groger, Dutch resistance fighter (census bureau), executed

1943 Death - Karl Landsteiner, Austrian/U.S. pathologist (Nobel 1930), dies at 74

1943 Death - Karl Adrian Wohlfart, composer, dies at 68

1939 Death - Karl Wagenfeld, Low German writer (Lucifer, Death and Devil), dies at 70

1939 Death - [Karl Eduard] Wilhelm Groener, German general, dies at 71

1938 Birthday - Karl Schranz, Austria, slalom, Olympic-1968

1938 Death - Karl J Kautsky, Austrian marxist/socialist, dies

1938 Birthday - Karl Lagerfeld, German Designer

1938 Birthday - Karl Soderlund, born in Duluth, Minnesota, Mr. Sally Jesse Raphael

1937 Event - Karl Radek and 16 others go on trial in Stalin's great purge

1936 Death - Karl Buresch, Austrian politician, dies

1936 Death - Karl Kraus, journalist, writer, aphorist, playwright, poet, satirist, essayist, known for witty criticisms of the press, politics, German culture, dies at 62

1936 Birthday - Karl Lehmann, German Clergyman

1936 Death - Karl Pearson, mathematician, dies

1935 Death - Karl Schroder, composer, dies at 86

1935 Death - Karl Nef, Swiss musicologist, dies at 61

1934 Event - German theologist Karl Barth surrenders to nazi

1934 Birthday - Karl Francis Hettinger, Onion Field survivor

1934 Death - Karl Ernst, German SA-leader, murdered

1934 Death - Karl Dane, dies at 57

1933 Death - Karl Friedrich Paul Ernst, writer, journalist, dramatist, critic, works include 'Die Hochzeit', 'Canossa', dies at 67 in Sankt Georgen, Austria

1933 Birthday - Karl Heinz Wahren, composer

1933 Event - Karl Jansky reports reception of cosmic radio signal in Washington D.C.

1933 Event - Karl Radek praises invincible force of German Communist Party

1932 Birthday - Karl Kroeger, born in Louisville, Kentucky, composer, studied with Claude Almand, head, American Music Collection, New York Public Library

1931 Death - Karl von Bach, German engineer (Maschinenelemente), dies at 84

1931 Event - Karl Buresch becomes chancellor of Austrian

1930 Death - Karl von Amira, German historian, dies at 82

1929 Death - Karl Friedrich Benz, automobile engineer (Mercedes), dies at 84

1928 Birthday - Karl Korte, composer

1928 Event - Karl Zuckmayer's "Der Hauptmann von Kopenick," premieres in Berlin

1927 Death - Karl Wilhelm Eugen Stenhammer, composer, dies at 56

1927 Birthday - Karl I Pelgrom, Dutch sculptor

1927 Birthday - Karl Muller, born in Switzerland, superconductivity physicist, Nobel 1987

1927 Death - Karl Prohaska, composer, dies at 57

1926 Birthday - Karl Gordon Henize, born in Cincinnati, Ohio, astronaut, STS-51-F

1926 Birthday - Karl Richter, composer

1925 Death - Karl Abraham, German Psychologist

1925 Death - Karl Flodin, composer, dies at 67

1925 Death - Karl M Lybeck, Fin/Swedish language poet (Samlade Arbeten), dies at 71

1924 Birthday - Karl Heinz Fussl, composer

1923 Birthday - Karl Hess, American Writer

1922 Event - Neurenberg fusion congress USDP-SPD; picks Karl Kautsky

1919 Death - Karl von Hohenzollern, Prince of Belgium, dies

1919 Death - Karl Liebknecht, Marxist revolutionary, murdered at 47

1918 Event - Emperor Karl of Austria-Hungary abdicates, Austria becomes a republic

1918 Death - Karl Fritjof Valentin, composer, dies at 64

1916 Death - Karl von Sturgkh, premier Austria, assassinated

1916 Event - Military court of Berlin sentences Karl Liebknecht to 4 years

1916 Death - Karl Schwarzschild, German astronomer (s-effect), dies

1916 Birthday - Karl Hubert Rudolf Schiske, Austrian composer, Vom Tode

1915 Death - Karl Goldmark, Austria-Hungarian composer (Queen of Saba), dies at 84

1914 Birthday - Karl Carstens, German, CDU, President Germany, 1979-84

1913 Birthday - Karl Michael Komma, composer

1913 Birthday - Karl Shapiro, American Poet

1913 Birthday - Karl Guttmann, Austrian/Netherlands playwright/director, Albee/Pinter

1913 Death - Karl Hagenbeck, German animal trainer (Von Tieren), dies at 68

1913 Birthday - Karl Malden, born in Chicago, actor, Mike-Streets of SF, American Express

1912 Death - Karl May, German writer (Winnetou/Kara Ben Nemsi), dies at 70

1911 Death - Karl L Hoschna, composer, dies at 34

1911 Birthday - Karl AF Schiller, West German economist/SPD-minister

1911 Death - Karl Munzinger, composer, dies at 68

1911 Birthday - Karl O. Schiller, German economist, Minister of Economics

1910 Death - Karl Lueger, Austrian anti-semite/mayor of Vienna, dies at 65

1908 Birthday - Karl Swenson, born in Brooklyn, New York, actor, Lara-Little House on the Prairie

1907 Death - Karl von Perfall, composer, dies at 82

1906 Event - Karl Nessler demonstrates 1st 'permanent wave' for hair, in London

1905 Birthday - Karl Jansky, Czechoslovakia, discoverer, cosmic radio emissions in 1932

1905 Birthday - Karl Amadeus Hartmann, composer

1904 Birthday - Karl Rahner, German Theologian

1904 Death - Karl A von Zittel, German geologist/paleontologist (Libya), dies at 64

1903 Birthday - Karl August Andersen, composer

1902 Birthday - Karl Raimund Popper, Austrian/British philosopher, Logic of Forschung

1902 Birthday - Karl Popper, Austrian Philosopher

1902 Birthday - Karl Menger, Austria/US mathematician, theory of dimension

1901 Death - Karl Weinhold, Germany, sociologist, dies at 77

1901 Death - Karl Freiherr von Stumm-Halberg, German politician, dies at 64

1900 Birthday - Karl Otto Runolfsson, composer

1899 Death - Karl Millocker, Austrian conductor and composer (Try-out Kiss), dies at 57

1899 Birthday - Karl Yngve Skold, composer

1898 Birthday - Karl Ranki, composer

1898 Birthday - Karl Bjarnhof, Danish blind journalist and writer, History of Sascha

1897 Birthday - Karl H Waggerl, Austria writer, Power of Love

1897 Birthday - Karl Marx, Germany, composer and conductor

1897 Event - Emperor Karl Joseph I named Gustav Mahler director of Opera

1897 Birthday - Karl von Mechow, German writer, Auf Dem Wege, Vorsommer

1897 Death - Karl T Weierstrass, German mathematician, dies at 81

1896 Birthday - Karl Hermann Pillney, composer

1896 Death - Karl Reinthaler, composer, dies at 73

1895 Death - Karl Friedrich Wilhelm Ludwig, physiologist, dies

1894 Birthday - Karl Bohm, Austrian conductor/composer

1894 Event - Karl Benz of Germany receives U.S. patent for gasoline-driven auto

1894 Event - Belgium Princess Josephine marries Prince Karl von Hohenzollern

1893 Birthday - Karl Menninger, psychiatrist, Menninger Clinic

1893 Birthday - Karl Mannheim, Hungarian/German/British sociologist, Ideology and Utopia

1891 Birthday - Karl Donitz, German great admiral/Fuhrer, 1945

1891 Birthday - Karl L Schmidt, German/Swiss theologist, Urchristentum

1890 Birthday - Karl Freund, Czechoslovakian/Austrian cameraman/director

1888 Event - Bertha, wife of inventor Karl Benz, makes 1st motor tour

1887 Birthday - Karl Taylor Compton, physicist/atomic bomb scientist

1886 Birthday - Karl MG Siegbahn, Swedish physicist, rontgen spectroscope, Nobel 1924

1886 Birthday - Karl von Frisch, zoologist/bee expert, Nobel 1973

1886 Birthday - Karl Dane, Copenhagen Denmark, actor, Son of the Sheik

1886 Event - In Germany, Karl Benz drives 1st automobile

1886 Birthday - Karl Barth, born in Basel, Switzerland, theologian and author, Action in Waiting

1886 Event - 1st successful gasoline-driven car patented, Karl Benz, Karlsruhe

1886 Event - Karl Benz patents 1st auto with burning motor

1884 Birthday - Karl Heinrich David, composer

1884 Birthday - Karl F Goerdeler, mayor, Leipzig, "July 20th Plot"

1883 Death - Karl Wilhelm Dindorf, classic scholar, dies

1883 Birthday - Karl Hasse, composer

1883 Death - Karl Marx, German philosopher (Communist Manifesto), dies at 64

1883 Birthday - Karl Jaspers, Oldenburg Germany, existentialist philosopher

1881 Birthday - Hermann Karl Josef Zilcher, composer

1881 Birthday - Karl Weigl, composer

1881 Birthday - Karl Frederick, pistol champ, Gold Medal 1920 Olympics

1880 Death - Karl August Krebs, composer, dies at 76

1878 Birthday - Karl Buresch, Austria politician

1878 Birthday - Karl Albiker, German sculptor, German Art, female nudes

1877 Birthday - Karl L Hoschna, composer

1877 Death - Karl Georg Lickl, composer, dies at 75

1877 Birthday - Karl Erb, German tenor

1877 Birthday - Karl Abraham, German Psychologist

1876 Death - Karl Earnest Ritter von Baer, Estonian/German embryologist, dies at 84

1876 Birthday - Karl B Adam, German theologist, Christ our Brother

1875 Birthday - Karl R G von Rundstedt, German General-Field Marshal, Normandy

1875 Death - Karl (Theodor) Andree, German journalist (Globus), dies at 66

1874 Birthday - Karl Adrian Wohlfart, composer

1874 Birthday - Karl Bosch, German chemist, BASF, Nobel 1931

1874 Birthday - Karl Kraus, born in Austria, journalist, writer, aphorist, playwright, poet, satirist, essayist, known for witty criticisms of the press, politics, German culture

1873 Birthday - Karl Schwarzschild, German astronomer, Schwarzschild effect

1873 Birthday - Karl Nef, Swiss musicologist

1873 Birthday - Karl Straube, German organist/conductor

1872 Event - Karl Marx speaks in Amsterdam

1871 Death - Karl Collan, composer, dies at 43

1871 Birthday - Karl Liebknecht, German revolutionary marxist, Sparta Party

1871 Death - Karl Tausig, composer, dies at 29

1871 Birthday - Karl Wilhelm Eugen Stenhammer, composer

1870 Birthday - Karl Renner, Austrian Chancellor/president, 1918-20, 45-50

1870 Death - Karl Schwencke, composer, dies at 72

1869 Birthday - Karl Haushofer, soldier/geographer

1869 Birthday - Karl Seitz, president of Austria

1869 Birthday - Karl Prohaska, composer

1869 Birthday - Karl Wagenfeld, Low German writer, Daud un Duwel

1868 Birthday - Karl Landsteiner, born in Austria, immunologist/pathologist, Nobel 1930

1868 Birthday - Karl Bonhoeffer, German psychiatrist/neurologist

1867 Event - Karl Marx' "Das Kapital," published

1866 Birthday - Karl Friedrich Paul Ernst, born in Elbingerode, Germany, writer, journalist, dramatist, critic, works include 'Die Hochzeit', 'Canossa'

1866 Birthday - Karl T Sapper, German geography/geologist, Vulkankunde

1864 Birthday - Karl M Lybeck, Finnish/Swedish language poet, Samlade Arbeten

1862 Death - Karl Robert von Nesselrode, German chancellor, dies at 81

1860 Birthday - Karl Branting, Sweden, statesman/diplomat, Nobel Peace Prize 1921

1859 Death - Karl Baedeker, German tour guide (Die Schweiz), dies at 57

1859 Birthday - Karl Bleibtreu, German author, Revolution of Literature

1858 Death - Karl A Varnhagen von Ense, German author, poet and diplomat, dies at 73

1858 Birthday - Karl Flodin, composer

1858 Death - Friedrich Karl Kuhmstedt, composer, dies at 48

1857 Birthday - Karl Adolph Gjellerup, born in Denmark, poet, Poutnici Svetem, Nobel 1917

1857 Birthday - Karl Pearson, born in London, England, mathematician

1854 Birthday - Karl J Kautsky, Austrian marxist/socialist

1854 Death - Karl F Eichhorn, German law historian, dies at 72

1854 Death - Karl Adolph von Basedow, East Germany (Ziekte van Basedow), dies at 55

1853 Birthday - Karl Fritjof Valentin, composer

1851 Death - Karl Moser, composer, dies at 77

1850 Birthday - Karl F Braun, Germany, co-developed wireless telegraphy, Nobel 1909

1848 Birthday - Karl Schroder, composer

1847 Birthday - Karl von Bach, German engineer, Maschinenelemente

1845 Death - Karl August von Lichtenstein, composer, dies at 78

1844 Birthday - Karl F Benz, German designer/auto manufacturer, 4-taktmotor

1844 Birthday - Karl Lueger, anti semitic mayor of Vienna

1844 Birthday - Karl Hagenbeck, German animal trainer, Von Tieren und Menschen

1843 Death - Karl Theodor Toeschi, composer, dies at 75

1843 Birthday - Grove Karl Gilbert, geologist, investigated Lake Bonneville, Utah

1843 Death - Joseph Franz Karl Lanner, Austria, composer/violist, dies at 42

1842 Event - Karl Marx becomes editor-in-chief of Rheinische Zeitung

1842 Birthday - Karl Munzinger, composer

1842 Birthday - Karl Millocker, Austria conductor and composer, Beggar Student

1842 Birthday - Karl May, German writer, Old Shatterhand/Winnetou

1841 Death - Karl F Schinkel, German painter/writer (Neue Wache), dies at 60

1841 Death - Karl Friedrich Curschmann, composer, dies at 36

1839 Birthday - Karl A von Zittel, German geologist/paleontologist, Libya

1838 Death - Karl Ludwig Hellwig, composer, dies at 65

1836 Birthday - Karl Freiherr von Stumm-Halberg, German industrialist and politician

1834 Death - Karl W. Feuerbach, mathematician (circle of Feuerbach), dies at 33

1831 Death - Karl von Clausewitz, Prussian strategist (Campaign 1813), dies at 51

1830 Birthday - Karl Klindworth, pianist/conductor

1830 Death - Karl Friedrich Horn, composer, dies at 68

1830 Birthday - Karl Goldmark, Keszthely Hungary, composer, Sakuhtala

1828 Birthday - Karl L Kahlbaum, German psychiatrist, katatonie

1828 Birthday - Karl Collan, composer

1826 Death - Karl Maria FE von Weber, German composer (Oberon), dies at 39

1824 Birthday - Karl von Perfall, composer

1823 Birthday - Karl Weinhold, German sociologist

1823 Birthday - Karl Wilhelm Siemens, inventor, laid undersea cables

1822 Death - Karl Jacob Wagner, composer, dies at 50

1822 Birthday - Karl Reinthaler, composer

1819 Death - Karl Haack, composer, dies at 68

1818 Birthday - Karl Marx, philosopher, Communist Manifesto, Das Kapital

1818 Event - Baron Karl von Drais de Sauerbrun patents "draisine" (early bicycle)

1817 Event - Karl Drais von Sauerbronn demonstrates bicycle course

1816 Death - Karl Frieberth, composer, dies at 80

1815 Birthday - Karl Weierstrass, Germany, mathematician, theory of functions

1813 Death - Karl Theodor Korner, German poet (Vetter aus Bremen), dies at 21

1809 Birthday - Friedrich Karl Kuhmstedt, composer

1809 Event - Battle at Aspern-Essling: Austrian arch duke Karl beats Napoleon

1809 Event - Battle at Eckmuhl - Napoleon beats Austria arch duke Karl

1808 Birthday - Karl [Theodor] Andree, German geographer/journalist, Globus

1805 Birthday - Karl Friedrich Curschmann, composer

1805 Death - Johann Gottlieb Karl Spazier, composer, dies at 43

1804 Death - Karl Leopold Rollig, composer, dies

1804 Birthday - Karl August Krebs, composer

1802 Death - Hugo Franz Karl Alexander von Kerpen, composer, dies at 53

1801 Birthday - Karl Baedeker, Germany, published travel books

1801 Birthday - Karl Georg Lickl, composer

1801 Birthday - Josef Franz Karl Lanner, Austria, composer/violist

1800 Birthday - Karl W. Feuerbach, German mathematician, Position of Feuerbach

1799 Birthday - Karl Adolph von Basedow, German artist, Ziekte van Basedow

1798 Birthday - Karl Gottlieb Reissiger, composer

1798 Birthday - Karl von Holtei, Silezian actor and playwright, Die Vagabunden

1798 Birthday - Karl von Staudt, German math professor, projective geometrician

1797 Birthday - Karl Schwencke, composer

1793 Death - Karl Philipp Moritz, German Author

1792 Birthday - Karl Ernst von Baler, Russia, naturalist, discovered human ovum

1792 Birthday - Karl Earnest Ritter von Baer, Estonian/German embryologist

1791 Birthday - Karl T Korner, German poet, Zriny, Leyer und Schwerdt

1787 Birthday - Karl Ferdinand von Grafe, help create modern plastic surgery

1786 Birthday - Karl Maria Friedrich Ernst "von" Weber, German composer, Freischutz

1786 Birthday - Wilhelm Karl Grimm, Hanau Germany, story teller, Grimm's Fairy Tales

1785 Death - Karl Siegmund von Seckendorff, composer, dies at 40

1785 Birthday - Karl A. Varnhagen von Ense, German officer/author, Die Sterner

1784 Death - Karl Kohaut, composer, dies at 57

1781 Birthday - Karl F Eichhorn, German law historian

1781 Birthday - Karl F. Schinkel, German architect, painter and writer, Schloss Tegel

1780 Birthday - Karl Robert von Nesselrode, Germ/Russian minister of Foreign Affairs

1780 Birthday - Karl von Clausewitz, Prussian strategist

1774 Birthday - Karl Moser, composer

1773 Birthday - Karl Ludwig Hellwig, composer

1772 Birthday - Karl Jacob Wagner, composer

1768 Birthday - Karl Theodor Toeschi, composer

1767 Birthday - Karl August von Lichtenstein, composer

1762 Birthday - Karl Friedrich Horn, composer

1761 Birthday - Johann Gottlieb Karl Spazier, composer

1759 Death - Karl Heinrich Graun, German composer, dies at 55

1756 Birthday - Karl Philipp Moritz, German Author

1756 Birthday - Christian G Korner, German lawyer/father of Karl

1751 Birthday - Karl Haack, composer

1749 Birthday - Hugo Franz Karl Alexander von Kerpen, composer

1744 Birthday - Karl Siegmund von Seckendorff, composer

1740 Death - Karl VI, German emperor (1711-40), dies

1739 Birthday - Karl Ditters von Dittersdorf, composer

1736 Birthday - Karl Frieberth, composer

1731 Death - Frederich Karl Erbach, composer, dies at 50

1726 Birthday - Karl Kohaut, composer

1725 Birthday - Karl Wilhelm Ramler, German poet, Geistliche Kantaten

1719 Death - Karl H Freiherr von Canstein, German lawyer, dies at 52

1680 Birthday - Frederich Karl Erbach, composer

1675 Death - Karl Rabenhaupt, GermanNetherlands baron of Sucha/army leader, dies at 73

1672 Event - Baron Karl Rabenhaupt occupies Coevorden, Netherlands

1667 Birthday - Karl H Freiherr von Canstein, German lawyer/Luthers pietist

1622 Birthday - Karl X Gustaf, King of Sweden, 1654-60

1611 Death - Karl IX, King of Sweden (1604-11), dies

1602 Birthday - Karl Rabenhaupt, German/Dutch baron of Sucha/army leader

1519 Event - 1st Altenburger sermon (Luther and Karl von Miltitz)