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Famous Birthdays In January - 16

Saturday, 06 February 2016

1245  Edmund Crouchback, son of Henry III of England (d. 1296) was born on January - 16.  

1409  René I of Naples (d. 1480) was born on January - 16.  

1477  Johannes Schöner, German astronomer and cartographer (d. 1547) was born on January - 16.  

1501  Anthony Denny, confidant of King Henry VIII of England (d. 1559) was born on this day in history.  

1587  Alexander Adriaenssen, Flemish painter was born on January - 16.  

1616  François de Vendôme, duc de Beaufort, French soldier (d. 1669) was born on January - 16.  

1626  On January - 16 birth of lucas Achtschellinck, Flemish painter (d. 1699)  

1634  Dorthe Engelbrechtsdatter, Norwegian poet (d. 1716) was born on January - 16.  

1672  Francesco Mancini, composer was born on this day in history.  

1675  Louis de Rouvroy, duc de Saint-Simon, French writer (d. 1755) was born on January - 16.  

1697  Richard Savage, poet was born on this day in history.  

1728  On this day in history birth of niccolo Piccinni, Italian composer (Buona Figliuola)  

1749  On January - 16 birth of vittoria A Alfieri, Italian count/poet (Maria Stuarda)  

1757  Samuel McIntire, woodcarver/architect (architect of Salem) was born on January - 16.  

1804  On January - 16 birth of karl August Krebs, composer  

1807  On January - 16 birth of charles Henry Davis, Rear Admiral (Union Navy), died in 1877  

1815  On this day in history birth of adolph Trube, composer  

1815  Henry Wagner "Old Brains" Halleck, Maj-General (Union Army) was born on January - 16.  

1834  On this day in history birth of albert Lindley Lee, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1907  

1836  King Francis II of the Two Sicilies (d. 1894) was born on this day in history.  

1837  James Phillip Simms, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1887 was born on this day in history.  

1838  On January - 16 birth of franz Brentano, German philosopher and psychologist (d. 1917)  

1844  On this day in history birth of ismail Qemali, Albanian nationalist (d. 1919)  

1853  On January - 16 birth of andre Michelin, France, industrialist/tire manufacturer (Michelin)  

1853  Johnston Forbes-Robertson, English actor/theater director (Kathleen) was born on this day in history.  

1853  Gen Sir Ian Hamilton, British military commander (d. 1947) was born on this day in history.  

1853  Vladimir Sergeyevich Solovyov, Russian philosopher (d. 1900) was born on this day in history.  

1864  On this day in history birth of frank Bacon, actor/author (Lightnin)  

1868  On this day in history birth of cyril Metodej Hrazdira, composer  

1870  On this day in history birth of wilhelm Normann, German chemist (hardening of oils)  

1872  Edward G Craig, actor/director (On the art of theatre) was born on this day in history.  

1872  On January - 16 birth of henri-Paul Busser, composer  

1873  Boyd Alexander, English explorer was born on this day in history.  

1874  On January - 16 birth of robert Service, England, Canadian poet (Cremation of Sam McGee)  

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Famous Deaths In January - 16

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0308  Marcellus I, Catholic Pope (-308), dies on this day in history.  

0429  On this day in history honoratius of Arles, bishop/saint, dies [or 430]  

0960  Death of Polyeuctus, Patriarch of Constantinople on January - 16.  

1343  On this day in history robert of Anjou, king (Naples), dies  

1400  On January - 16 death of john Holland, 1st Duke of Exeter, English politician (executed) (b. 1352)  

1545  Death of George Spalatin, German reformer (b. 1484) on January - 16.  

1547  Death of Johannes Schöner, German astronomer and cartographer (b. 1477) on this day in history.  

1554  On January - 16 death of christiern Pedersen, Danish humanist (b. 1480)  

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