Famous Deaths In January - 16
Tuesday, 30 June 2015
0308 Marcellus I, Catholic Pope (-308), dies on January - 16.
0429 On January - 16 honoratius of Arles, bishop/saint, dies [or 430]
0960 Death of Polyeuctus, Patriarch of Constantinople on January - 16.
1343 On this day in history robert of Anjou, king (Naples), dies
1400 On this day in history death of john Holland, 1st Duke of Exeter, English politician (executed) (b. 1352)
1545 On January - 16 death of george Spalatin, German reformer (b. 1484)
1547 Death of Johannes SchĂ¶ner, German astronomer and cartographer (b. 1477) on this day in history.
1554 Death of Christiern Pedersen, Danish humanist (b. 1480) on January - 16.
1585 On this day in history death of edward Clinton, 1st Earl of Lincoln, English admiral (b. 1512)
1595 On January - 16 murad III, sultan of Turkey (1574-95), dies
1659 Death of Charles Annibal Fabrot, French lawyer (b. 1580) on January - 16.
1703 On this day in history matteo Coferati, composer, dies at 64
1710 Death of Emperor Higashiyama of Japan (b. 1675) on this day in history.
1711 On this day in history death of joseph Vaz, Apostle of Ceylon (b. 1651)
1747 Death of Barthold Heinrich Brockes, German poet (b. 1680) on January - 16.
1748 Death of Arnold Drakenborch, Dutch classical scholar (b. 1684) on this day in history.
1750 Death of Ivan Trubetskoy, Russian field marshall (b. 1667) on January - 16.
1752 Death of Francis Blomefield, English topographer (b. 1705) on January - 16.
1794 On this day in history edward Gibbon, historian (Decline & Fall), dies in London at 56
1809 On January - 16 death of john Moore, British general (b. 1761)
1817 On January - 16 antonin Josef Alois Volanek, composer, dies at 55
1834 Death of Jean Nicolas Pierre Hachette, French mathematician (b. 1769) on January - 16.
1838 On this day in history aleksandr I Polezjajev, Russian poet (Sasjka), dies at 33 [OS]
1842 Thomas Freanby, Norwegian landscape painter, dies on January - 16.
1849 Wilhelm M L de Wette, German theologist, dies at 69 on January - 16.
1856 Death of Thaddeus William Harris, American naturalist (b. 1795) on this day in history.
1864 On January - 16 anton Schindler, German violinist/biographer (Beethoven), dies at 68
1865 On January - 16 death of edmond FranĂ§ois Valentin About, French writer (b. 1828)
1879 On this day in history death of octave CrĂ©mazie, French Canadian poet (b. 1827)
1886 Amilcare Ponchielli, Italian composer (La Gioconda), dies at 51 on January - 16.
1891 Clement-Philibert-Leo Delibes, composer, dies at 54 on January - 16.
1892 On January - 16 imakita Kosen, Zen teacher/abbot of Engagkuji monastery, dies
1893 Johan Philip Koelman, painter/sculptor/architect, dies at 74 on January - 16.
1898 On this day in history death of charles Pelham Villiers, longest-serving MP in the British House of Commons (b. 1802)