Famous Deaths In January - 05
Saturday, 25 June 2016
0842 On this day in history death of al-Mu'tasim, Abbasid caliph (b. 794)
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 January - 05.
1400 On January - 05 death of john Montacute, 3rd Earl of Salisbury, English politician (executed) (b. ca. 1350)
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 Death of Charles, Duke of Orléans, French poet (b. 1394) on January - 05.
1477 Charles, the Bold, duke of Burgundy/writer, dies at 43 on January - 05.
1524 Marko Marulic/Marulus/Splichanin/Pecinich, Croatian poet, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1527 Death of Felix Manz, Swiss leader (executed) (b. 1498) on this day in history.
1588 On January - 05 death of qi Jiguang, Chinese general (b. 1528)
1589 Catherine de' Medici, Queen mother of France, dies at 69 on January - 05.
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 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 January - 05.
1713 On January - 05 death of jean Chardin, French explorer (b. 1643)
1740 Antonio Lotti, Italian opera composer, dies at about 72 on this day in history.
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 January - 05.
1762 On this day in history elisabeth Petrovna, tsarina of Russia (1741-62), dies at 52 [NS]
1771 On January - 05 death of john Russell, 4th Duke of Bedford, British statesman (b. 1710)
1783 Friedrich Wilhelm Reidt, composer, dies on 73rd birthday on January - 05.
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 January - 05 michel Adanson, French biologist (Plant classes), dies at 79
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 On this day in history frederick of York, English duke/bishop/general, dies at 63
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 Pierre J David, [David d'Angers], French sculptor, dies at 67 on January - 05.
1858 Johann JWAFK Radetzky von Radetz, Austr earl/field marshal, dies at 91 on this day in history.