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Famous Birthdays In January - 05

Friday, 12 February 2016

1209  On this day in history birth of richard, 1st Earl of Cornwall, Holy Roman Emperor (d. 1272)  

1548  Francisco Suarez, Spanish theologian (d. 1617) was born on January - 05.  

1560  William Cobbold, composer was born on January - 05.  

1587  Xu Xiake, Chinese geographer (d. 1641) was born on this day in history.  

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

1596  Henry Lawes, English composer was born on this day in history.  

1614  On this day in history birth of archduke Leopold Wilhelm of Austria (d. 1662)  

1661  Jacob Balthasar Schutz, composer was born on this day in history.  

1667  On January - 05 birth of antonio Lotti, Italian composer (b. 1740)  

1679  Pietro Filippo Scarlotti, composer was born on this day in history.  

1696  On this day in history birth of giuseppe Galli-Bibiena, Italian architect/painter (d. 1757)  

1710  Friedrich Wilhelm Reidt, composer was born on this day in history.  

1717  William Wildman Shute Barrington, British statesman (d. 1793) was born on this day in history.  

1729  Paul C la Fargue, cartoonist/painter was born on this day in history.  

1759  On January - 05 birth of jacques Cathelineau, French royalist/army leader  

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  Pieter Fontijn, Dutch painter/drawer was born on this day in history.  

1778  On January - 05 birth of fortunato Santini, composer  

1779  On this day in history birth of stephen Decatur, US, naval hero (War of 1812)  

1779  Zebulon Montgomery Pike, explorer (Pike's Peak) was born on January - 05.  

1787  John Burke, Irish genealogist (Burke's Peerage) was born on January - 05.  

1788  On this day in history birth of kaspar Ett, German organist/composer  

1806  On January - 05 birth of andre H C van Hasselt, Belgian poet (La Belgium)  

1810  On January - 05 birth of auguste Mermet, composer  

1811  Cyrus Hamlin, educator/missionary (est Robert College, Turkey) was born on this day in history.  

1813  Thomas Neville Waul, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1903 was born on this day in history.  

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  Sir Roger Tichborne, missing U.K. heir who was the subject of the longest criminal trial in British history (d. c.1854) was born on January - 05.  

1834  William John Wills, English explorer of Australia, member of the Burke and Wills expedition (d. 1861) was born on January - 05.  

1835  On this day in history birth of friedrich Richard Faltin, composer  

1835  Hendrik E van Rijgersma, Dutch gouvernement doctor on Saint Maarten was born on January - 05.  

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Famous Deaths In January - 05

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0842  On January - 05 death of al-Mu'tasim, Abbasid caliph (b. 794)  

1066  Edward de Belijder, the Confessor, king of England (1043-66), dies on January - 05.  

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

1400  On this day in history death of john Montacute, 3rd Earl of Salisbury, English politician (executed) (b. ca. 1350)  

1425  On January - 05 death of john of Bavaria/Bayern, liege of Holland/Zealand/Dordrecht, poisoned  

1448  Death of Christopher of Bavaria (b. 1416) on January - 05.  

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 January - 05.  

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