Famous Deaths In January - 05
Thursday, 23 March 2017
0842 Death of Al-Mu'tasim, Abbasid caliph (b. 794) on this day in history.
1066 On January - 05 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 this day in history 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 On this day in history death of christopher of Bavaria (b. 1416)
1465 On January - 05 death of charles, Duke of Orléans, French poet (b. 1394)
1477 Charles, the Bold, duke of Burgundy/writer, dies at 43 on this day in history.
1524 Marko Marulic/Marulus/Splichanin/Pecinich, Croatian poet, dies at 73 on January - 05.
1527 Death of Felix Manz, Swiss leader (executed) (b. 1498) on January - 05.
1588 Death of Qi Jiguang, Chinese general (b. 1528) on January - 05.
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 this day in history ercole Procaccini, Italian painter, dies
1603 Pieter Adriaansz van der Werff, mayor of Lead, dies at 73 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 January - 05.
1762 Elisabeth Petrovna, tsarina of Russia (1741-62), dies at 52 [NS] on this day in history.
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 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 January - 05 michel Adanson, French biologist (Plant classes), dies at 79
1814 Johann Gottfried Krebs, composer, dies at 72 on January - 05.
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 this day in history.
1846 Death of Alfred Thomas Agate, American artist (b. 1812) on January - 05.
1848 On January - 05 ferdinando Orlandi, composer, dies at 73
1856 Pierre J David, [David d'Angers], French sculptor, dies at 67 on this day in history.
1858 On January - 05 johann JWAFK Radetzky von Radetz, Austr earl/field marshal, dies at 91