Famous Deaths In January - 08
Monday, 25 July 2016
0482 On January - 08 severinus, German monastery founder/saint, dies
0624 On this day in history abu Sufjan ibn Harb, Kurashite chief, dies in battle
1100 Death of Antipope Clement III (bc. 1029) on this day in history.
1107 Death of Edgar of Scotland (b. 1074) on January - 08.
1198 On this day in history coelestinus III, [Giacinto Bobo], pope (1191-98), dies
1324 Marco Polo, Venetian explorer/gov of Nanking, dies on January - 08.
1336 Giotto di Bondone, Italian Renaissance painter, dies at about 71 on this day in history.
1455 Laurentius Justitianus, [Lorenzo Giustiniani], saint, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1456 Death of St Lawrence Justinian, Italian bishop and first Patriarch of Venice (b. 1381) on this day in history.
1464 On this day in history death of thomas Ebendorfer, Austrian historian (b. 1385)
1557 On January - 08 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 Death of Philibert de l'Orme, French architect (bc. 1510) on this day in history.
1598 On this day in history johan Georg, elector of Brandenburg (1571-91), dies at 72
1642 On January - 08 galileo Galilei, Italian physicist/astronomer, dies at 77 in Italy
1651 On January - 08 giovanni Battista Gagliano, composer, dies at 56
1696 Michael de Ronghe, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1707 On this day in history death of john Dalrymple, 1st Earl of Stair, Scottish politician (b. 1648)
1711 Philips van Almonde, Zealand lt admiral, dies at 66 on January - 08.
1713 On January - 08 arcangelo Corelli, composer/violinist (Concerti Grossi), dies at 59
1775 On January - 08 john Baskerville, English printer/type designer, dies at 68
1789 Death of Jack Broughton, English boxer (bc. 1703) on this day in history.
1790 John Stinstra, Dutch baptist vicar, dies at 81 on this day in history.
1794 On this day in history death of justus Möser, German statesman (b. 1720)
1796 On this day in history jean-Marie Collot d'Herbois, Fren Nat Convention chairman, dies at 46
1808 On January - 08 messenger, horse that sired many great trotters, dies
1811 Friedrich Nicolai, writer, dies on this day in history.
1815 Edward Pakenham, Engl general (Battle of New Orleans), dies in battle on January - 08.
1819 On this day in history christian Gottlob Saupe, composer, dies at 55
1825 Death of Eli Whitney, American inventor (b. 1765) on this day in history.
1831 On January - 08 franz Vinzenz Krommer, composer, dies at 71
1842 Pierre, earl the Cambronne, Fren general (Waterloo, Elba), dies at 71 on this day in history.
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