Famous Deaths In January - 01
Tuesday, 21 October 2014
0379 Basilius the Great, of Caesarea, saint (Moralia), dies on January - 01.
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 Boudouin III, count of Flanders, dies on January - 01.
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 January - 01.
1502 On January - 01 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 Death of Pedro de Valdivia, Spanish conquistador (b. 1500) on January - 01.
1557 Jacques Cartier, French explorer (Canada), dies at 65 on January - 01.
1559 Christian III, king of Denmark/Norway (1534-59), dies on this day in history.
1560 Guillaume du Bellay, Sieur de Langey, French soldier, dies on this day in history.
1617 Hendrick Goltzius, Dutch painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies on this day in history.
1626 On January - 01 cornelis Pieterse Hoft, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at 68
1630 On this day in history tetsugen, Zen teacher (Jodo sect converted to Obaku Zen), dies
1631 Death of Thomas Hobson, the "Cambridge Carrier", eponym of Hobson's Choice (b. 1544) on this day in history.
1661 Pieter Claesz, Dutch still life painter, dies at about 64 on this day in history.
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 On January - 01 daniel Finch, 2nd earl of Nottingham, dies at 82
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 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 this day in history.
1766 On January - 01 frans E Jacobus III, Old Pretender, king of Gt Britain/Ireland, dies
1768 On January - 01 jean-Laurent Krafft, composer, dies at 73
1777 Emanuele Barbella, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.
1782 On January - 01 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 January - 01 christleib Siegmund Binder, composer, dies at 65