Famous Deaths In January - 08
Monday, 27 April 2015
0482 On January - 08 severinus, German monastery founder/saint, dies
0624 Abu Sufjan ibn Harb, Kurashite chief, dies in battle on this day in history.
1100 On January - 08 death of antipope Clement III (bc. 1029)
1107 Death of Edgar of Scotland (b. 1074) on January - 08.
1198 Coelestinus III, [Giacinto Bobo], pope (1191-98), dies on January - 08.
1324 On January - 08 marco Polo, Venetian explorer/gov of Nanking, dies
1336 On this day in history giotto di Bondone, Italian Renaissance painter, dies at about 71
1455 On January - 08 laurentius Justitianus, [Lorenzo Giustiniani], saint, dies at 73
1456 Death of St Lawrence Justinian, Italian bishop and first Patriarch of Venice (b. 1381) on this day in history.
1464 On January - 08 death of thomas Ebendorfer, Austrian historian (b. 1385)
1557 On this day in history death of albert the Warlike, Prince of Bayreuth (b. 1522)
1567 Jacob Vaet, Flemish composer/royal chaplain master, dies at about 37 on January - 08.
1570 On January - 08 death of philibert de l'Orme, French architect (bc. 1510)
1598 Johan Georg, elector of Brandenburg (1571-91), dies at 72 on January - 08.
1642 Galileo Galilei, Italian physicist/astronomer, dies at 77 in Italy on this day in history.
1651 On January - 08 giovanni Battista Gagliano, composer, dies at 56
1696 On January - 08 michael de Ronghe, composer, dies at 75
1707 Death of John Dalrymple, 1st Earl of Stair, Scottish politician (b. 1648) on January - 08.
1711 On this day in history philips van Almonde, Zealand lt admiral, dies at 66
1713 On this day in history arcangelo Corelli, composer/violinist (Concerti Grossi), dies at 59
1775 John Baskerville, English printer/type designer, dies at 68 on January - 08.
1789 On this day in history death of jack Broughton, English boxer (bc. 1703)
1790 On this day in history john Stinstra, Dutch baptist vicar, dies at 81
1794 On this day in history death of justus Möser, German statesman (b. 1720)
1796 Jean-Marie Collot d'Herbois, Fren Nat Convention chairman, dies at 46 on January - 08.
1808 On this day in history messenger, horse that sired many great trotters, dies
1811 Friedrich Nicolai, writer, dies on this day in history.
1815 On this day in history edward Pakenham, Engl general (Battle of New Orleans), dies in battle
1819 On January - 08 christian Gottlob Saupe, composer, dies at 55
1825 On this day in history death of eli Whitney, American inventor (b. 1765)
1831 Franz Vinzenz Krommer, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1842 On January - 08 pierre, earl the Cambronne, Fren general (Waterloo, Elba), dies at 71
1854 Death of William Carr Beresford, 1st Viscount Beresford, British general and politician (b. 1768) on January - 08.
1858 On January - 08 friedrich Karl Kuhmstedt, composer, dies at 48