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Famous Deaths In January - 01

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0379  Basilius the Great, of Caesarea, saint (Moralia), dies on January - 01.  

0404  On January - 01 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 this day in history.  

1204  Death of King Haakon III of Norway (c. 1170) on this day in history.  

1387  Karel de Boze, king of Navarra (1349-87), dies on this day in history.  

1502  On January - 01 gregorius XIII, [Ugo Buoncampagni], Italy, pope (1572-85), dies  

1515  On January - 01 louis XII, "the Justified" king of France (1498-1515), dies at 52  

1517  Hermann Vischer, the Younger, German bronze merchant, dies on January - 01.  

1554  Death of Pedro de Valdivia, Spanish conquistador (b. 1500) on this day in history.  

1557  On January - 01 jacques Cartier, French explorer (Canada), dies at 65  

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 this day in history.  

1626  Cornelis Pieterse Hoft, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at 68 on January - 01.  

1630  Tetsugen, Zen teacher (Jodo sect converted to Obaku Zen), dies on January - 01.  

1631  On January - 01 death of thomas Hobson, the "Cambridge Carrier", eponym of Hobson's Choice (b. 1544)  

1661  Pieter Claesz, Dutch still life painter, dies at about 64 on January - 01.  

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

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 January - 01 death of peregrine Bertie, 2nd Duke of Ancaster and Kesteven, English statesman (b. 1686)  

1748  On January - 01 death of johann Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician (b. 1667)  

1753  Louis-Maurice de La Pierre, composer, dies at 55 on January - 01.  

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

1759  On this day in history death of jacques-Joachim Trotti, marquis de La Chétardie, French adventurer (b. 1705)  

1766  On January - 01 frans E Jacobus III, Old Pretender, king of Gt Britain/Ireland, dies  

1768  Jean-Laurent Krafft, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.  

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  Patrice F earl de Neney, South Neth Secret Council chairman, dies at 67 on this day in history.  

1787  On January - 01 arthur Middleton, US farmer (signed Decl of Independence), dies at 44  

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

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Famous Birthdays In January - 01

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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  On January - 01 birth of alexander VI [Rodrigo Borgia], Spanish/Italian pope (1492-1503)  

1449  Lorenzo de'Medici, [The Magnificent] of Florence was born on January - 01.  

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

1467  Sigismund I, the old, king of Poland was born on January - 01.  

1481  On January - 01 birth of huldrych Zwingli, Swiss Protestant reformer  

1484  On January - 01 birth of huldrych Zwingli, Swiss Protestant leader (d. 1531)