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Famous Deaths In January - 01

Friday, 27 May 2016

0379  On January - 01 basilius the Great, of Caesarea, saint (Moralia), dies  

0404  On this day in history death of telemachus, Roman monk, murdered  

0898  Odo, earl of Paris/king of France (888-98), dies at about 39 on this day in history.  

0962  Boudouin III, count of Flanders, dies on January - 01.  

1204  On this day in history death of king Haakon III of Norway (c. 1170)  

1387  On this day in history karel de Boze, king of Navarra (1349-87), dies  

1502  On this day in history gregorius XIII, [Ugo Buoncampagni], Italy, pope (1572-85), dies  

1515  On this day in history louis XII, "the Justified" king of France (1498-1515), dies at 52  

1517  Hermann Vischer, the Younger, German bronze merchant, dies on this day in history.  

1554  On this day in history death of pedro de Valdivia, Spanish conquistador (b. 1500)  

1557  Jacques Cartier, French explorer (Canada), dies at 65 on this day in history.  

1559  On this day in history christian III, king of Denmark/Norway (1534-59), dies  

1560  On January - 01 guillaume du Bellay, Sieur de Langey, French soldier, dies  

1617  Hendrick Goltzius, Dutch painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies on January - 01.  

1626  On this day in history cornelis Pieterse Hoft, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at 68  

1630  Tetsugen, Zen teacher (Jodo sect converted to Obaku Zen), dies on this day in history.  

1631  On this day in history death of thomas Hobson, the "Cambridge Carrier", eponym of Hobson's Choice (b. 1544)  

1661  On January - 01 pieter Claesz, Dutch still life painter, dies at about 64  

1697  Death of Filippo Baldinucci, Florentine biographer/historian (b. 1624) on this day in history.  

1701  Pietro Sanmartini, composer, dies at 64 on January - 01.  

1716  William Wycherley, dramatist (The Country Wife), dies at about 75 on January - 01.  

1730  Daniel Finch, 2nd earl of Nottingham, dies at 82 on January - 01.  

1742  Death of Peregrine Bertie, 2nd Duke of Ancaster and Kesteven, English statesman (b. 1686) on this day in history.  

1748  Death of Johann Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician (b. 1667) on this day in history.  

1753  Louis-Maurice de La Pierre, composer, dies at 55 on this day in history.  

1758  Johann F von Cronegk, German playwright (Codrus), dies at 26 on this day in history.  

1759  Death of Jacques-Joachim Trotti, marquis de La Chétardie, French adventurer (b. 1705) on January - 01.  

1766  Frans E Jacobus III, Old Pretender, king of Gt Britain/Ireland, dies on this day in history.  

1768  Jean-Laurent Krafft, composer, dies at 73 on January - 01.  

1777  Emanuele Barbella, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.  

1782  On this day in history johann Christian Bach, German composer/Mozarts tutor, dies at 46  

1784  On January - 01 patrice F earl de Neney, South Neth Secret Council chairman, dies at 67  

1787  Arthur Middleton, US farmer (signed Decl of Independence), dies at 44 on this day in history.  

1789  On this day in history christleib Siegmund Binder, composer, dies at 65  

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0766  On January - 01 birth of ali al-Rida, Shia Imam (d. 818)  

1387  Charles, The Angry One, king of Navarra (1349-87) was born on this day in history.  

1431  Alexander VI [Rodrigo Borgia], Spanish/Italian pope (1492-1503) was born on this day in history.  

1449  On this day in history birth of lorenzo de'Medici, [The Magnificent] of Florence  

1449  Lorenzo de' Medici, Italian statesman (d. 1492) was born on January - 01.  

1467  Sigismund I, the old, king of Poland was born on this day in history.  

1481  Huldrych Zwingli, Swiss Protestant reformer was born on January - 01.  

1484  Huldrych Zwingli, Swiss Protestant leader (d. 1531) was born on January - 01.  

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