Famous Deaths In January - 01
Saturday, 21 April 2018
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 January - 01.
0962 On this day in history boudouin III, count of Flanders, dies
1204 Death of King Haakon III of Norway (c. 1170) on January - 01.
1387 On this day in history karel de Boze, king of Navarra (1349-87), dies
1502 Gregorius XIII, [Ugo Buoncampagni], Italy, pope (1572-85), dies on January - 01.
1515 On this day in history louis XII, "the Justified" king of France (1498-1515), dies at 52
1517 On this day in history hermann Vischer, the Younger, German bronze merchant, dies
1554 On January - 01 death of pedro de Valdivia, Spanish conquistador (b. 1500)
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 January - 01 hendrick Goltzius, Dutch painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies
1626 On January - 01 cornelis Pieterse Hoft, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at 68
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 On January - 01 pieter Claesz, Dutch still life painter, dies at about 64
1697 On January - 01 death of filippo Baldinucci, Florentine biographer/historian (b. 1624)
1701 On this day in history pietro Sanmartini, composer, dies at 64
1716 On January - 01 william Wycherley, dramatist (The Country Wife), dies at about 75
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 January - 01.
1758 Johann F von Cronegk, German playwright (Codrus), dies at 26 on January - 01.
1759 Death of Jacques-Joachim Trotti, marquis de La Chétardie, French adventurer (b. 1705) on this day in history.
1766 Frans E Jacobus III, Old Pretender, king of Gt Britain/Ireland, dies on January - 01.
1768 On January - 01 jean-Laurent Krafft, composer, dies at 73
1777 On January - 01 emanuele Barbella, composer, dies at 58
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 Arthur Middleton, US farmer (signed Decl of Independence), dies at 44 on January - 01.
1789 On January - 01 christleib Siegmund Binder, composer, dies at 65