- the day or the anniversary of the day of a person's death.
Origin of deathday
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Who crowns his bust with laurels, or celebrates his birthday and his deathday with solemn festivals and pompous panegyrics?Renaissance in Italy, Volume 2 (of 7)
John Addington Symonds