On This Day

Famous People Who Died in 1198

  • Jan 8 Pope Celestine III [Giacinto Bobo], Reigned 1191-98, dies. (bc. 1106)
  • Mar 11 Marie de Champagne, daughter of Louis VII of France (b. 1145)
  • Apr 16 Duke Frederick I of Austria
  • May 31 Moses ben Solomon Ha-Cohen, rabbi of Mainz, dies
  • Nov 27 Queen Constance of Sicily, wife of Henry VI, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 1154)
  • Dec 10 Averroes, Arab physician and philosopher (b. 1126)