Famous Deaths In January - 01
Monday, 24 July 2017
0379 On January - 01 basilius the Great, of Caesarea, saint (Moralia), dies
0404 Death of Telemachus, Roman monk, murdered on this day in history.
0898 Odo, earl of Paris/king of France (888-98), dies at about 39 on this day in history.
0962 On January - 01 boudouin III, count of Flanders, dies
1204 Death of King Haakon III of Norway (c. 1170) on this day in history.
1387 On January - 01 karel de Boze, king of Navarra (1349-87), dies
1502 On January - 01 gregorius XIII, [Ugo Buoncampagni], Italy, pope (1572-85), dies
1515 Louis XII, "the Justified" king of France (1498-1515), dies at 52 on January - 01.
1517 On this day in history hermann Vischer, the Younger, German bronze merchant, dies
1554 Death of Pedro de Valdivia, Spanish conquistador (b. 1500) on January - 01.
1557 On January - 01 jacques Cartier, French explorer (Canada), dies at 65
1559 On January - 01 christian III, king of Denmark/Norway (1534-59), dies
1560 Guillaume du Bellay, Sieur de Langey, French soldier, dies on January - 01.
1617 On this day in history hendrick Goltzius, Dutch painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies
1626 Cornelis Pieterse Hoft, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at 68 on January - 01.
1630 On this day in history tetsugen, Zen teacher (Jodo sect converted to Obaku Zen), dies
1631 On January - 01 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 January - 01.
1701 On January - 01 pietro Sanmartini, composer, dies at 64
1716 William Wycherley, dramatist (The Country Wife), dies at about 75 on this day in history.
1730 Daniel Finch, 2nd earl of Nottingham, dies at 82 on January - 01.
1742 On this day in history death of peregrine Bertie, 2nd Duke of Ancaster and Kesteven, English statesman (b. 1686)
1748 On this day in history death of johann Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician (b. 1667)
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 January - 01.
1759 On this day in history death of jacques-Joachim Trotti, marquis de La Chétardie, French adventurer (b. 1705)
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 Johann Christian Bach, German composer/Mozarts tutor, dies at 46 on January - 01.
1784 On this day in history patrice F earl de Neney, South Neth Secret Council chairman, dies at 67
1787 On this day in history arthur Middleton, US farmer (signed Decl of Independence), dies at 44
1789 Christleib Siegmund Binder, composer, dies at 65 on this day in history.