On This Day

Famous People Who Died in 1274

Person of interestThomas Aquinas

Mar 7 Thomas Aquinas, Italian theologian, Philosopher and Doctor of the Church (Summa Theologica), dies at 48 or 49

  • Jun 26 Nasir al-Din al-Tusi, Persian philosopher, architect and mathematician (Tadhkirah fi ╩┐ilm al-hay) dies at 73
  • Jul 15 John F Bonaventura, Ital/French theologist/dominican/saint, dies
  • Aug 15 Robert de Sorbon, French theologian and founder of the Sorbonne College, dies at 72
  • Sep 2 Prince Munetaka, Japanese shogun (b. 1242)
  • Oct 20 Engelbert II of Falkenburg, archbishop of Cologne, dies