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Famous People Who Died in April 1699

Jean Racine

Apr 21 Jean Racine, French dramatist (Ph├Ędre, Athalie), dies of liver cancer at 59

  • Apr 22 Hans A baron von Abschatz, Silesian poet, dies at 53
  • Apr 29 Samuel Apostool, Flemish religious preacher (Zonisten), dies at 50