Famous Deaths In January - 05
Friday, 30 September 2016
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 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 Death of John of Bavaria/Bayern, liege of Holland/Zealand/Dordrecht, poisoned on January - 05.
1448 Death of Christopher of Bavaria (b. 1416) on this day in history.
1465 Death of Charles, Duke of OrlĂ©ans, French poet (b. 1394) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history death of felix Manz, Swiss leader (executed) (b. 1498)
1588 Death of Qi Jiguang, Chinese general (b. 1528) on this day in history.
1589 Catherine de' Medici, Queen mother of France, dies at 69 on January - 05.
1592 Willem II, Duke of Gulik/Kleef/Gelre, dies at about 75 on this day in history.
1595 Ercole Procaccini, Italian painter, dies on this day in history.
1603 Pieter Adriaansz van der Werff, mayor of Lead, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1667 Death of Antonio Lotti, Italian composer (b. 1740) on January - 05.
1684 Claude Audran II, French painter/engraver, dies at 44 on this day in history.
1713 Death of Jean Chardin, French explorer (b. 1643) on this day in history.
1740 Antonio Lotti, Italian opera composer, dies at about 72 on January - 05.
1746 On this day in history 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 Death of John Russell, 4th Duke of Bedford, British statesman (b. 1710) on January - 05.
1783 On January - 05 friedrich Wilhelm Reidt, composer, dies on 73rd birthday
1788 Johann Schneider, composer, dies at 85 on this day in history.
1796 On this day in history 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 Johann Gottfried Krebs, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1823 Death of Major George Johnston, Lieutenant-Governor of New South Wales (b. 1764) on this day in history.
1827 On January - 05 frederick of York, English duke/bishop/general, dies at 63
1846 On this day in history death of alfred Thomas Agate, American artist (b. 1812)
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.