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Famous Deaths In December - 29

Wednesday, 01 October 2014

0721  Death of Empress Gemmei of Japan (b. 661) on December - 29.  

1141  Death of Yue Fei, Chinese general, executed on December - 29.  

1170  Death of Thomas Beckett, archbishop, assassinated by 4 knights of King Henry II on December - 29.  

1558  On December - 29 hermann Finck, composer, dies at 31  

1563  On this day in history death of sebastian Castellio, French theologian (b. 1515)  

1619  On December - 29 antoine Arnauld, French lawyer (Philippica), dies  

1630  On December - 29 jan Baptist Stalpart van der Wiele, RC pastor/lyricist, dies at 51  

1634  On December - 29 death of john Albert Vasa, Polish bishop (b. 1612)  

1661  Death of Antoine Gérard de Saint-Amant, French poet (b. 1594) on this day in history.  

1689  On December - 29 death of olfert Dapper, Amsterdam historian/geographer, buried  

1703  On this day in history mustapha II, sultan (Turkey), dies at 39  

1731  J Brook Taylor, English mathematician, dies at 46 on December - 29.  

1737  Death of Joseph Saurin, French mathematician (b. 1659) on this day in history.  

1785  On December - 29 johann Heinrich Rolle, composer, dies at 69  

1815  Saartjie Baartman, Hottentot Venus, dies in Paris on this day in history.  

1821  Jean-Baptiste Dumonceau de Bergendael, S Neth general, dies at 61 on this day in history.  

1822  On December - 29 albert Christoph Dies, composer, dies at 67  

1825  On this day in history giuseppe Maria Gioacchino Cambini, composer, dies  

1835  On this day in history charles-Joseph Tolbecque, composer, dies at 29  

1836  Johann Baptist Schenk, composer, dies at 83 on this day in history.  

1847  On December - 29 william Crotch, composer, dies at 72  

1871  On December - 29 ferdinand Marcucci, composer, dies at 71  

1877  On this day in history willem Sassen, Dutch attorney general on Curacao (Affair-S), dies  

1890  Big Foot, Sioux indian chief, dies at Wounded Knee on this day in history.  

1891  On December - 29 leopold Kronecker, German mathematician, dies at 68  

1894  Chris Rossetti, writer, dies at 64 on December - 29.  

1897  On December - 29 death of william James Linton, American wood engraver and political reformer. (b. 1812)  

1898  Georg Goltermann, composer, dies at 74 on December - 29.  

1915  On December - 29 charles Beach Hawley, composer, dies at 57  

1916  Death of Grigori J Rasputin, Russian faith healer/intriguer, murdered at 45 on this day in history.  

1924  On December - 29 death of carl Spitteler, Swiss writer, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1845)  

1925  Félix E Vallotton, Swiss painter/writer (Chaste Susanne), dies at 60 on December - 29.  

1926  Rainer M Rilke, Austrias songwriter/writer (Wise Queen), dies at 51 on December - 29.  

1929  On this day in history death of wilhelm Maybach, German automobile designer (b. 1846)  

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Famous Birthdays In December - 29

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1563  Francesco Maria Guaitoli, composer was born on this day in history.  

1586  Francisco de Moncada, Spanish earl of Osuna/marquis of Aytona was born on this day in history.  

1678  On December - 29 birth of gotthard Wagner, composer  

1709  Elisabeth Petrovna, tsarina of Russia/daughter of Peter the Great was born on this day in history.  

1721  On December - 29 birth of madame De Pompadour, mistress of French King Louis the 15th  

1743  On this day in history birth of alexander van Bylandt, Dutch military officer  

1767  On December - 29 birth of aime Ambroise Simon Leborne, composer  

1776  Charles Macintosh, Scotland, patented waterproof fabric was born on this day in history.