Famous Deaths In January - 09
Saturday, 31 January 2015
1150 On January - 09 death of emperor Xizong of Jin was murdered by Prince Hailing of Jin in a Coup d'état.
1282 On January - 09 death of abû 'Uthmân Sa'îd Hakam al Qurashi, ruler of Minorca (b. 1204)
1283 Death of Wen Tianxiang, Prime Minister of China (executed) (b. 1236) on this day in history.
1499 Johan Cicero, elector of (Brandenburg, 1486-99), dies at 43 on January - 09.
1514 Anna de Bretagne, wife of Maximilian, dies at 36 on this day in history.
1543 Death of Guillaume du Bellay, French diplomat and general (b. 1491) on this day in history.
1562 Death of Amago Haruhisa, Japanese warlord (b. 1514) on this day in history.
1571 Death of Nicolas Durand de Villegaignon, French naval officer (b. 1510) on January - 09.
1598 Death of Jasper Heywood, English translator (b. 1553) on this day in history.
1677 On this day in history aernout "Aert" van der Neer, cartoonist/landscape painter, dies at 73
1679 On January - 09 werner Fabricius, composer, dies at 45
1757 On this day in history death of bernard le Bovier de Fontenelle, French scientist and man of letters (b. 1657)
1766 On January - 09 death of thomas Birch, British historian (b. 1705)
1798 Pedro Pablo Abarca d Bolea earl of Aranda, Spanish officer, dies at 79 on January - 09.
1799 Death of Maria Gaetana Agnesi, Italian scientist (b. 1718) on this day in history.
1800 Death of Jean Étienne Championnet, French general (b. 1762) on January - 09.
1805 On this day in history death of noble Wimberly Jones, American Continental Congressman (b. 1723)
1828 Pieter 't Hoen, Dutch journalist/patriot (Neder-Rhijn), dies at 83 on January - 09.
1843 Caroline Herschel, "1st lady of astronomy", dies at 98 in Germany on this day in history.
1848 Death of Caroline Herschel, German-born astronomer (b. 1750) on this day in history.
1849 Jan Kops, Dutch agriculturist/vicar, dies at 83 on January - 09.
1853 Juan N Gallego, Spanish poet/interpreter (El dos de Mayo), dies at 75 on January - 09.
1854 Filippo Traetta, [Philip Trajetta], Ital composer, dies at 77 on January - 09.
1858 On January - 09 death of anson Jones, 5th and last President of Texas (suicide) (b. 1798)
1863 On January - 09 ferdinand Huber, composer, dies at 71
1873 Death of Emperor Napoleon III of France (b. 1808) on this day in history.
1876 On this day in history death of samuel Gridley Howe, American abolitionist (b. 1801)
1877 Death of Alexander Brullov, Russia painter (b. 1799) on January - 09.
1878 On this day in history victor Emmanuel II, king of Sard (1849-61)/Italy (1861-78), dies at 57
1879 Don Joaquin BF Espartero, fieldmarshall/viceroy of Navarra, dies at 86 on January - 09.
1886 On this day in history jakob Eduard Schmolzer, composer, dies at 73
1893 Mohara, Arab ivory/slave trader, dies in battle & is eaten on January - 09.
1895 Death of Aaron Lufkin Dennison, American watch manufacturer (b. 1812) on this day in history.
1901 Death of Richard Copley Christie, English scholar (b. 1830) on this day in history.