Famous Deaths In January - 05
Tuesday, 30 September 2014
0842 Death of Al-Mu'tasim, Abbasid caliph (b. 794) on January - 05.
1066 Edward de Belijder, the Confessor, king of England (1043-66), dies on this day in history.
1387 Pedro IV, king of Aragon/conqueror of Sicily, dies at 67 on this day in history.
1400 Death of John Montacute, 3rd Earl of Salisbury, English politician (executed) (b. ca. 1350) on January - 05.
1425 On this day in history death of john of Bavaria/Bayern, liege of Holland/Zealand/Dordrecht, poisoned
1448 Death of Christopher of Bavaria (b. 1416) on January - 05.
1465 On January - 05 death of charles, Duke of OrlĂ©ans, French poet (b. 1394)
1477 Charles, the Bold, duke of Burgundy/writer, dies at 43 on January - 05.
1524 On January - 05 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 January - 05.
1589 On this day in history catherine de' Medici, Queen mother of France, dies at 69
1592 Willem II, Duke of Gulik/Kleef/Gelre, dies at about 75 on this day in history.
1595 On January - 05 ercole Procaccini, Italian painter, dies
1603 Pieter Adriaansz van der Werff, mayor of Lead, dies at 73 on January - 05.
1667 Death of Antonio Lotti, Italian composer (b. 1740) on January - 05.
1684 Claude Audran II, French painter/engraver, dies at 44 on January - 05.
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 this day in history.
1746 On January - 05 anton Simon Ignaz Praelisauer, composer, dies at 53
1759 Thomas-Philippe et de Boussu, S Neth cardinal, dies at 79 on this day in history.
1762 On January - 05 elisabeth Petrovna, tsarina of Russia (1741-62), dies at 52 [NS]
1771 On this day in history death of john Russell, 4th Duke of Bedford, British statesman (b. 1710)
1783 On January - 05 friedrich Wilhelm Reidt, composer, dies on 73rd birthday
1788 On this day in history johann Schneider, composer, dies at 85
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 January - 05 johann Gottfried Krebs, composer, dies at 72
1823 On January - 05 death of major George Johnston, Lieutenant-Governor of New South Wales (b. 1764)
1827 Frederick of York, English duke/bishop/general, dies at 63 on this day in history.
1846 On this day in history death of alfred Thomas Agate, American artist (b. 1812)
1848 On this day in history ferdinando Orlandi, composer, dies at 73
1856 On this day in history 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