Famous Deaths In January - 05
Thursday, 25 August 2016
0842 On January - 05 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 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 January - 05.
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 On this day in history death of charles, Duke of Orléans, French poet (b. 1394)
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 On this day in history death of felix Manz, Swiss leader (executed) (b. 1498)
1588 On January - 05 death of qi Jiguang, Chinese general (b. 1528)
1589 On January - 05 catherine de' Medici, Queen mother of France, dies at 69
1592 Willem II, Duke of Gulik/Kleef/Gelre, dies at about 75 on January - 05.
1595 Ercole Procaccini, Italian painter, dies on this day in history.
1603 On this day in history pieter Adriaansz van der Werff, mayor of Lead, dies at 73
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 January - 05.
1740 Antonio Lotti, Italian opera composer, dies at about 72 on January - 05.
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 On January - 05 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 January - 05.
1796 Samuel Huntington, US judge (signed Decl of Independence), dies at 64 on this day in history.
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 this day in history 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 this day in history 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