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Famous Birthdays In January - 15

Thursday, 18 December 2014

1432  On January - 15 birth of afonso V "the African", king of Portugal (1438-1481)  

1481  On this day in history birth of ashikaga Yoshizumi, Japanese shogun (b. 1511)  

1507  Johann Oporinus [Herbster], Swiss book publisher (Koran) was born on this day in history.  

1538  On January - 15 birth of maeda Toshiie, Japanese general (d. 1599)  

1567  On January - 15 birth of black Box, [Catherine Quinol], Guadeloupe, vocalist (Love Sensation)  

1622  On January - 15 birth of molière, French playwright (d. 1673)  

1671  Abraham de la Pryme, English antiquarian (d. 1704) was born on this day in history.  

1674  Prosper Jolyot de Crébillon, French writer (d. 1762) was born on this day in history.  

1715  Georg C Wagenzeil, Austria (court)composer/pianist was born on this day in history.  

1716  On January - 15 birth of philip Livingston, merchant (signed Declaration of Independence)  

1730  John Malchair, composer was born on this day in history.  

1733  On this day in history birth of joseph Lederer, composer  

1742  Eugene Godecharle, composer was born on this day in history.  

1747  On this day in history birth of john Aikin, English doctor and writer (d. 1822)  

1754  Richard Martin, Irish animal rights activist (d. 1834) was born on this day in history.  

1779  Jean Coralli, Paris, ballet producer/choreographer was born on January - 15.  

1791  Franz Gillparzer, Austrian tragic dramatist (Golden Fleece) was born on this day in history.  

1795  On this day in history birth of willem de Clerq, Dutch merchant/man of letters  

1795  On this day in history birth of alexandr Griboyedov, Russian playwright (d. 1829)  

1798  On this day in history birth of thomas Crofton Croker, Irish story teller (Fairy legends)  

1803  On this day in history birth of marjory Fleming, Scottish writer and poet (d. 1811)  

1809  On this day in history birth of cornelia Connelly, Phila, founder (Society of the Holy Child Jesus)  

1809  On January - 15 birth of pierre Joseph Proudhon, France, politician (libertarian socialist)  

1812  On this day in history birth of peter C Asbjornsen, Norwegian fairy tale writer  

1813  James Marion Sims, SC, surgeon/gynecologist (vesicovaginal operation) was born on January - 15.  

1815  On this day in history birth of henry Morris Naglee, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1886  

1816  Marie LaFarge, French murderer (d. 1852) was born on this day in history.  

1817  Lewis Golding Arnold, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1871 was born on January - 15.  

1821  Lafayette McLaws, Major General (Confederate Army), died in 1897 was born on this day in history.  

1824  Marie Duplessis, French courtesan (d. 1847) was born on January - 15.  

1826  On this day in history birth of mikhail Saltykov, Spas-Ugol Russia, satirist (Family of Noblemen)  

1841  On this day in history birth of lord Frederick Stanley, presenter of hockey's Stanley Cup  

1842  Blessed Mary McKillop, Australian candidate for sainthood (d. 1909) was born on this day in history.  

1842  On January - 15 birth of josef Breuer, Austrian psychologist (d. 1925)  

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Famous Deaths In January - 15

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0069  Death of Servius Sulpicius Galba, 6th emperor of Rome (68-69), lynched at 70 on this day in history.  

0570  Death of Saint Ita, Irish nun (b. 475) on this day in history.  

0936  Death of King Rudolph of France on this day in history.  

1208  On January - 15 death of peter of Castelnau, French nobleman, murdered  

1345  Death of Martin Zaccaria, Italo-Greek ruler on this day in history.  

1481  Death of Ashikaga Yoshizumi, Japanese shogun (b. 1511) on this day in history.  

1595  Death of Murat III, Ottoman Sultan (b. 1546) on this day in history.  

1672  Death of John Cosin, English clergyman (b. 1594) on this day in history.