Famous Deaths In January - 04
Monday, 20 October 2014
0838 Death of Babak, Persian social/religious reformer, martyred on January - 04.
1248 Death of King Sancho II of Portugal (b. 1207) on this day in history.
1428 On January - 04 death of frederick I, Elector of Saxony, 'The Warlike' (b. 1370)
1564 Death of Hosokawa Ujitsuna, Japanese military commander (b. 1514) on this day in history.
1584 On this day in history tobias Stimmer, Swiss painter/cartoonist/playwright, dies at 44
1612 Henry L Spieghel, Dutch merchant/writer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
1678 Johan Maetsuyker, Dutch gov-general of Ceylon (1653-78), dies at 71 on January - 04.
1695 Duke of Luxembourg, Luxembourg/French marshal, dies on January - 04.
1701 Ernst R Tarhemberg, Austria, field marshal, dies at 62 on January - 04.
1707 On January - 04 louis Willem I, count of Baden-Baden, dies
1729 Joseph de Montesquiou earl d'Artagnan, French lt-general, dies at 77 on January - 04.
1745 Willem I Kerricx, the Young, Flemish architect/painter, dies at 62 on this day in history.
1752 Gabriel Cramer, Swiss mathematician (paradox of Cramer), dies at 47 on January - 04.
1761 Stephen Hales, English vicar/inventor (ventilator), dies at 83 on this day in history.
1765 Joseph Franz Xaver Dominik Stalder, composer, dies at 39 on January - 04.
1773 Death of Anton Losenko, Russian painter (b. 1737) on this day in history.
1778 On January - 04 charles D J Eisen, French engraver/painter, dies at 57
1782 On January - 04 ange-Jacques Gabriel, French architect (Ecole Military), dies at 83
1786 On January - 04 mozes Mendelssohn, Jewish/German philosopher (Haksalah), dies at 56
1793 On January - 04 bengt Lidner, Swedish poet (Medea/Yttersa domen), dies at 35
1804 Charlotte Lennox, English novelist (The Female Quixote), dies on this day in history.
1809 On January - 04 bartolomeo Giacometti, composer, dies at 67
1821 Elizabeth Ann Seton, 1st native-born American saint, dies in Maryland on this day in history.
1825 On this day in history ferdinand I, King of Sicily/Naples (Ferdinand IV), dies at 73
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 Mateo Ferrer, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1874 Death of Thomas Gregson, Premier of Tasmania (b. 1798) on this day in history.
1877 On January - 04 cornelius Vanderbilt, US robber baron, dies at 82
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 Nicolas Ledesma, composer, dies at 91 on January - 04.
1885 Eduard Yosif Kotek, composer, dies at 29 on January - 04.
1886 On January - 04 ernest Panckoucke, French publisher (Horace), dies at 77