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Famous Birthdays In January - 05

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1209  Richard, 1st Earl of Cornwall, Holy Roman Emperor (d. 1272) was born on January - 05.  

1548  Francisco Suarez, Spanish theologian (d. 1617) was born on this day in history.  

1560  On January - 05 birth of william Cobbold, composer  

1587  On January - 05 birth of xu Xiake, Chinese geographer (d. 1641)  

1592  On January - 05 birth of shah Jahan, Mughal emperor of India (1628-58), built Taj Mahal  

1596  On this day in history birth of henry Lawes, English composer  

1614  Archduke Leopold Wilhelm of Austria (d. 1662) was born on January - 05.  

1661  Jacob Balthasar Schutz, composer was born on January - 05.  

1667  Antonio Lotti, Italian composer (b. 1740) was born on this day in history.  

1679  On January - 05 birth of pietro Filippo Scarlotti, composer  

1696  On January - 05 birth of giuseppe Galli-Bibiena, Italian architect/painter (d. 1757)  

1710  On January - 05 birth of friedrich Wilhelm Reidt, composer  

1717  On this day in history birth of william Wildman Shute Barrington, British statesman (d. 1793)  

1729  On January - 05 birth of paul C la Fargue, cartoonist/painter  

1759  Jacques Cathelineau, French royalist/army leader was born on January - 05.  

1762  On January - 05 birth of constanze Mozart, wife of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (d. 1842)  

1769  On this day in history birth of jean Baptiste Say, French economist (Political Economics)  

1773  On January - 05 birth of pieter Fontijn, Dutch painter/drawer  

1778  Fortunato Santini, composer was born on this day in history.  

1779  On January - 05 birth of stephen Decatur, US, naval hero (War of 1812)  

1779  Zebulon Montgomery Pike, explorer (Pike's Peak) was born on this day in history.  

1787  John Burke, Irish genealogist (Burke's Peerage) was born on this day in history.  

1788  On January - 05 birth of kaspar Ett, German organist/composer  

1806  On this day in history birth of andre H C van Hasselt, Belgian poet (La Belgium)  

1810  Auguste Mermet, composer was born on this day in history.  

1811  On January - 05 birth of cyrus Hamlin, educator/missionary (est Robert College, Turkey)  

1813  On January - 05 birth of thomas Neville Waul, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1903  

1822  On this day in history birth of joseph Brevard Kershaw, Major General (Confederate Army), died in 1894  

1823  On this day in history birth of william Rockstro, composer  

1828  August Valentine Kautz, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1895 was born on this day in history.  

1829  On January - 05 birth of sir Roger Tichborne, missing U.K. heir who was the subject of the longest criminal trial in British history (d. c.1854)  

1834  On January - 05 birth of william John Wills, English explorer of Australia, member of the Burke and Wills expedition (d. 1861)  

1835  On January - 05 birth of friedrich Richard Faltin, composer  

1835  Hendrik E van Rijgersma, Dutch gouvernement doctor on Saint Maarten was born on this day in history.  

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Famous Deaths In January - 05

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0842  Death of Al-Mu'tasim, Abbasid caliph (b. 794) on January - 05.  

1066  On this day in history edward de Belijder, the Confessor, king of England (1043-66), dies  

1387  On January - 05 pedro IV, king of Aragon/conqueror of Sicily, dies at 67  

1400  Death of John Montacute, 3rd Earl of Salisbury, English politician (executed) (b. ca. 1350) on January - 05.  

1425  Death of John of Bavaria/Bayern, liege of Holland/Zealand/Dordrecht, poisoned on January - 05.  

1448  Death of Christopher of Bavaria (b. 1416) on this day in history.  

1465  Death of Charles, Duke of Orléans, French poet (b. 1394) on January - 05.  

1477  Charles, the Bold, duke of Burgundy/writer, dies at 43 on this day in history.