Famous Deaths In January - 01
Wednesday, 10 February 2016
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 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 Karel de Boze, king of Navarra (1349-87), dies on January - 01.
1502 Gregorius XIII, [Ugo Buoncampagni], Italy, pope (1572-85), dies on this day in history.
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 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 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 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 January - 01.
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 this day in history william Wycherley, dramatist (The Country Wife), dies at about 75
1730 On this day in history daniel Finch, 2nd earl of Nottingham, dies at 82
1742 Death of Peregrine Bertie, 2nd Duke of Ancaster and Kesteven, English statesman (b. 1686) on this day in history.
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 On January - 01 johann F von Cronegk, German playwright (Codrus), dies at 26
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 this day in history jean-Laurent Krafft, composer, dies at 73
1777 On January - 01 emanuele Barbella, composer, dies at 58
1782 On January - 01 johann Christian Bach, German composer/Mozarts tutor, dies at 46
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 January - 01 christleib Siegmund Binder, composer, dies at 65