Famous Deaths In January - 05
Tuesday, 20 March 2018
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 this day in history.
1448 On January - 05 death of christopher of Bavaria (b. 1416)
1465 On January - 05 death of charles, Duke of Orléans, French poet (b. 1394)
1477 On this day in history 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 Death of Qi Jiguang, Chinese general (b. 1528) on January - 05.
1589 Catherine de' Medici, Queen mother of France, dies at 69 on this day in history.
1592 On January - 05 willem II, Duke of Gulik/Kleef/Gelre, dies at about 75
1595 Ercole Procaccini, Italian painter, dies on this day in history.
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 January - 05.
1684 On this day in history claude Audran II, French painter/engraver, dies at 44
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 On January - 05 thomas-Philippe et de Boussu, S Neth cardinal, dies at 79
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 Friedrich Wilhelm Reidt, composer, dies on 73rd birthday on this day in history.
1788 On January - 05 johann Schneider, composer, dies at 85
1796 On January - 05 samuel Huntington, US judge (signed Decl of Independence), dies at 64
1807 On this day in history michel Adanson, French biologist (Plant classes), dies at 79
1814 Johann Gottfried Krebs, composer, dies at 72 on January - 05.
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 January - 05.
1846 On January - 05 death of alfred Thomas Agate, American artist (b. 1812)
1848 Ferdinando Orlandi, composer, dies at 73 on January - 05.
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 January - 05.