Famous Deaths In January - 05
Thursday, 23 October 2014
0842 On January - 05 death of al-Mu'tasim, Abbasid caliph (b. 794)
1066 Edward de Belijder, the Confessor, king of England (1043-66), dies on January - 05.
1387 On January - 05 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 On this day in history death of charles, Duke of Orléans, French poet (b. 1394)
1477 On January - 05 charles, the Bold, duke of Burgundy/writer, dies at 43
1524 On this day in history marko Marulic/Marulus/Splichanin/Pecinich, Croatian poet, dies at 73
1527 Death of Felix Manz, Swiss leader (executed) (b. 1498) on January - 05.
1588 Death of Qi Jiguang, Chinese general (b. 1528) on this day in history.
1589 On this day in history catherine de' Medici, Queen mother of France, dies at 69
1592 On this day in history willem II, Duke of Gulik/Kleef/Gelre, dies at about 75
1595 On January - 05 ercole Procaccini, Italian painter, dies
1603 On this day in history pieter Adriaansz van der Werff, mayor of Lead, dies at 73
1667 On this day in history death of antonio Lotti, Italian composer (b. 1740)
1684 On this day in history claude Audran II, French painter/engraver, dies at 44
1713 Death of Jean Chardin, French explorer (b. 1643) on January - 05.
1740 On January - 05 antonio Lotti, Italian opera composer, dies at about 72
1746 Anton Simon Ignaz Praelisauer, composer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
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 January - 05.
1771 On January - 05 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 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 January - 05.
1846 Death of Alfred Thomas Agate, American artist (b. 1812) on this day in history.
1848 On January - 05 ferdinando Orlandi, composer, dies at 73
1856 On January - 05 pierre J David, [David d'Angers], French sculptor, dies at 67
1858 Johann JWAFK Radetzky von Radetz, Austr earl/field marshal, dies at 91 on this day in history.