Famous Deaths In January - 05
Monday, 30 March 2015
0842 Death of Al-Mu'tasim, Abbasid caliph (b. 794) on this day in history.
1066 On this day in history edward de Belijder, the Confessor, king of England (1043-66), dies
1387 On January - 05 pedro IV, king of Aragon/conqueror of Sicily, dies at 67
1400 Death of John Montacute, 3rd Earl of Salisbury, English politician (executed) (b. ca. 1350) on this day in history.
1425 Death of John of Bavaria/Bayern, liege of Holland/Zealand/Dordrecht, poisoned on January - 05.
1448 On this day in history death of christopher of Bavaria (b. 1416)
1465 Death of Charles, Duke of Orléans, French poet (b. 1394) on January - 05.
1477 On January - 05 charles, the Bold, duke of Burgundy/writer, dies at 43
1524 On January - 05 marko Marulic/Marulus/Splichanin/Pecinich, Croatian poet, dies at 73
1527 Death of Felix Manz, Swiss leader (executed) (b. 1498) on this day in history.
1588 On this day in history death of qi Jiguang, Chinese general (b. 1528)
1589 On this day in history catherine de' Medici, Queen mother of France, dies at 69
1592 On January - 05 willem II, Duke of Gulik/Kleef/Gelre, dies at about 75
1595 Ercole Procaccini, Italian painter, dies on January - 05.
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 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 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 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 January - 05.
1796 Samuel Huntington, US judge (signed Decl of Independence), dies at 64 on this day in history.
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 On January - 05 death of major George Johnston, Lieutenant-Governor of New South Wales (b. 1764)
1827 On January - 05 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 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 January - 05 johann JWAFK Radetzky von Radetz, Austr earl/field marshal, dies at 91