Famous Deaths In January - 05
Sunday, 26 February 2017
0842 On this day in history death of al-Mu'tasim, Abbasid caliph (b. 794)
1066 On January - 05 edward de Belijder, the Confessor, king of England (1043-66), dies
1387 On this day in history pedro IV, king of Aragon/conqueror of Sicily, dies at 67
1400 On January - 05 death of john Montacute, 3rd Earl of Salisbury, English politician (executed) (b. ca. 1350)
1425 Death of John of Bavaria/Bayern, liege of Holland/Zealand/Dordrecht, poisoned on this day in history.
1448 Death of Christopher of Bavaria (b. 1416) on this day in history.
1465 Death of Charles, Duke of Orléans, French poet (b. 1394) on this day in history.
1477 Charles, the Bold, duke of Burgundy/writer, dies at 43 on this day in history.
1524 On January - 05 marko Marulic/Marulus/Splichanin/Pecinich, Croatian poet, dies at 73
1527 On January - 05 death of felix Manz, Swiss leader (executed) (b. 1498)
1588 Death of Qi Jiguang, Chinese general (b. 1528) on January - 05.
1589 On January - 05 catherine de' Medici, Queen mother of France, dies at 69
1592 Willem II, Duke of Gulik/Kleef/Gelre, dies at about 75 on January - 05.
1595 Ercole Procaccini, Italian painter, dies on January - 05.
1603 On January - 05 pieter Adriaansz van der Werff, mayor of Lead, dies at 73
1667 Death of Antonio Lotti, Italian composer (b. 1740) on January - 05.
1684 Claude Audran II, French painter/engraver, dies at 44 on this day in history.
1713 On January - 05 death of jean Chardin, French explorer (b. 1643)
1740 Antonio Lotti, Italian opera composer, dies at about 72 on January - 05.
1746 On this day in history anton Simon Ignaz Praelisauer, composer, dies at 53
1759 On January - 05 thomas-Philippe et de Boussu, S Neth cardinal, dies at 79
1762 On this day in history elisabeth Petrovna, tsarina of Russia (1741-62), dies at 52 [NS]
1771 Death of John Russell, 4th Duke of Bedford, British statesman (b. 1710) on this day in history.
1783 Friedrich Wilhelm Reidt, composer, dies on 73rd birthday on this day in history.
1788 Johann Schneider, composer, dies at 85 on this day in history.
1796 On January - 05 samuel Huntington, US judge (signed Decl of Independence), dies at 64
1807 On this day in history michel Adanson, French biologist (Plant classes), dies at 79
1814 On January - 05 johann Gottfried Krebs, composer, dies at 72
1823 Death of Major George Johnston, Lieutenant-Governor of New South Wales (b. 1764) on January - 05.
1827 On this day in history frederick of York, English duke/bishop/general, dies at 63
1846 On January - 05 death of alfred Thomas Agate, American artist (b. 1812)
1848 On this day in history ferdinando Orlandi, composer, dies at 73
1856 On January - 05 pierre J David, [David d'Angers], French sculptor, dies at 67
1858 On this day in history johann JWAFK Radetzky von Radetz, Austr earl/field marshal, dies at 91