Famous Deaths In January - 05
Tuesday, 27 January 2015
0842 Death of Al-Mu'tasim, Abbasid caliph (b. 794) on this day in history.
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 On January - 05 death of john of Bavaria/Bayern, liege of Holland/Zealand/Dordrecht, poisoned
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 January - 05.
1524 On this day in history marko Marulic/Marulus/Splichanin/Pecinich, Croatian poet, dies at 73
1527 On this day in history death of felix Manz, Swiss leader (executed) (b. 1498)
1588 Death of Qi Jiguang, Chinese general (b. 1528) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history ercole Procaccini, Italian painter, dies
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 this day in history.
1684 Claude Audran II, French painter/engraver, dies at 44 on this day in history.
1713 On this day in history death of jean Chardin, French explorer (b. 1643)
1740 Antonio Lotti, Italian opera composer, dies at about 72 on January - 05.
1746 Anton Simon Ignaz Praelisauer, composer, dies at 53 on January - 05.
1759 Thomas-Philippe et de Boussu, S Neth cardinal, dies at 79 on this day in history.
1762 Elisabeth Petrovna, tsarina of Russia (1741-62), dies at 52 [NS] on this day in history.
1771 On this day in history death of john Russell, 4th Duke of Bedford, British statesman (b. 1710)
1783 On this day in history friedrich Wilhelm Reidt, composer, dies on 73rd birthday
1788 Johann Schneider, composer, dies at 85 on January - 05.
1796 On January - 05 samuel Huntington, US judge (signed Decl of Independence), dies at 64
1807 Michel Adanson, French biologist (Plant classes), dies at 79 on January - 05.
1814 On this day in history johann Gottfried Krebs, composer, dies at 72
1823 Death of Major George Johnston, Lieutenant-Governor of New South Wales (b. 1764) on this day in history.
1827 Frederick of York, English duke/bishop/general, dies at 63 on this day in history.
1846 On January - 05 death of alfred Thomas Agate, American artist (b. 1812)
1848 On January - 05 ferdinando Orlandi, composer, dies at 73
1856 Pierre J David, [David d'Angers], French sculptor, dies at 67 on January - 05.
1858 On January - 05 johann JWAFK Radetzky von Radetz, Austr earl/field marshal, dies at 91