Famous Deaths In January - 04
Sunday, 02 August 2015
0838 Death of Babak, Persian social/religious reformer, martyred on this day in history.
1248 On this day in history death of king Sancho II of Portugal (b. 1207)
1428 On this day in history death of frederick I, Elector of Saxony, 'The Warlike' (b. 1370)
1564 On January - 04 death of hosokawa Ujitsuna, Japanese military commander (b. 1514)
1584 On January - 04 tobias Stimmer, Swiss painter/cartoonist/playwright, dies at 44
1612 On this day in history henry L Spieghel, Dutch merchant/writer, dies at 62
1678 On this day in history johan Maetsuyker, Dutch gov-general of Ceylon (1653-78), dies at 71
1695 On January - 04 duke of Luxembourg, Luxembourg/French marshal, dies
1701 On January - 04 ernst R Tarhemberg, Austria, field marshal, dies at 62
1707 On this day in history louis Willem I, count of Baden-Baden, dies
1729 Joseph de Montesquiou earl d'Artagnan, French lt-general, dies at 77 on this day in history.
1745 On January - 04 willem I Kerricx, the Young, Flemish architect/painter, dies at 62
1752 On January - 04 gabriel Cramer, Swiss mathematician (paradox of Cramer), dies at 47
1761 On this day in history stephen Hales, English vicar/inventor (ventilator), dies at 83
1765 On January - 04 joseph Franz Xaver Dominik Stalder, composer, dies at 39
1773 Death of Anton Losenko, Russian painter (b. 1737) on this day in history.
1778 On this day in history charles D J Eisen, French engraver/painter, dies at 57
1782 Ange-Jacques Gabriel, French architect (Ecole Military), dies at 83 on this day in history.
1786 Mozes Mendelssohn, Jewish/German philosopher (Haksalah), dies at 56 on January - 04.
1793 Bengt Lidner, Swedish poet (Medea/Yttersa domen), dies at 35 on January - 04.
1804 On January - 04 charlotte Lennox, English novelist (The Female Quixote), dies
1809 Bartolomeo Giacometti, composer, dies at 67 on January - 04.
1821 Elizabeth Ann Seton, 1st native-born American saint, dies in Maryland on this day in history.
1825 Ferdinand I, King of Sicily/Naples (Ferdinand IV), dies at 73 on January - 04.
1831 Nikola P Neofit Rilski, Bulgaria abbot/poet, dies at 37 on this day in history.
1843 On January - 04 petronella Moens, Frisian author/poetess, dies at 80
1864 On this day in history mateo Ferrer, composer, dies at 75
1874 Death of Thomas Gregson, Premier of Tasmania (b. 1798) on this day in history.
1877 Cornelius Vanderbilt, US robber baron, dies at 82 on January - 04.
1880 On January - 04 anselm Feuerbach, German painter, dies
1882 Death of John William Draper, English scientist, photographer (b. 1811) on this day in history.
1883 On this day in history nicolas Ledesma, composer, dies at 91
1885 On January - 04 eduard Yosif Kotek, composer, dies at 29
1886 On this day in history ernest Panckoucke, French publisher (Horace), dies at 77