Famous Deaths In January - 04
Friday, 20 October 2017
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 Death of Frederick I, Elector of Saxony, 'The Warlike' (b. 1370) on January - 04.
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 On January - 04 henry L Spieghel, Dutch merchant/writer, dies at 62
1678 On January - 04 johan Maetsuyker, Dutch gov-general of Ceylon (1653-78), dies at 71
1695 On January - 04 duke of Luxembourg, Luxembourg/French marshal, dies
1701 Ernst R Tarhemberg, Austria, field marshal, dies at 62 on this day in history.
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 Gabriel Cramer, Swiss mathematician (paradox of Cramer), dies at 47 on this day in history.
1761 Stephen Hales, English vicar/inventor (ventilator), dies at 83 on January - 04.
1765 Joseph Franz Xaver Dominik Stalder, composer, dies at 39 on January - 04.
1773 Death of Anton Losenko, Russian painter (b. 1737) on January - 04.
1778 Charles D J Eisen, French engraver/painter, dies at 57 on this day in history.
1782 Ange-Jacques Gabriel, French architect (Ecole Military), dies at 83 on January - 04.
1786 Mozes Mendelssohn, Jewish/German philosopher (Haksalah), dies at 56 on this day in history.
1793 On January - 04 bengt Lidner, Swedish poet (Medea/Yttersa domen), dies at 35
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 January - 04.
1825 On January - 04 ferdinand I, King of Sicily/Naples (Ferdinand IV), dies at 73
1831 On January - 04 nikola P Neofit Rilski, Bulgaria abbot/poet, dies at 37
1843 On this day in history petronella Moens, Frisian author/poetess, dies at 80
1864 On January - 04 mateo Ferrer, composer, dies at 75
1874 On this day in history death of thomas Gregson, Premier of Tasmania (b. 1798)
1877 On this day in history cornelius Vanderbilt, US robber baron, dies at 82
1880 Anselm Feuerbach, German painter, dies on this day in history.
1882 On January - 04 death of john William Draper, English scientist, photographer (b. 1811)
1883 On this day in history nicolas Ledesma, composer, dies at 91
1885 On January - 04 eduard Yosif Kotek, composer, dies at 29
1886 Ernest Panckoucke, French publisher (Horace), dies at 77 on January - 04.