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Famous Deaths in 1190

  • Mar 15 Isabella of Hainault, Queen of France (1180-90), dies following a complicated childbirth at 19

Person of interestFrederick Barbarossa

Jun 10 Frederick Barbarossa, King of Germany (1152-90) and Holy Roman Emperor (1155-90), drowns at 67 or 68

Holy Roman Emperor Frederick Barbarossa
Holy Roman Emperor
Frederick Barbarossa
  • Aug 1 Floris III, Count of Holland, dies
  • Aug 21 Godfried III, duke of Brabant (Grimbergse war), dies