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Famous Deaths In January - 17

Tuesday, 21 February 2017

0395  Theodosius I, the Great, Spanish emperor of Rome, dies at 49 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1103  On this day in history frutolf, German monk/musicologist/historian, dies  Click To Search About This In Google

1119  On this day in history boudouin VII Hapkin, count of Flanders, dies  Click To Search About This In Google

1229  Albert, bishop of Riga/founder (Sword Knights), dies at about 68 on January - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1369  Death of King Peter I of Cyprus (murdered) (b. 1328) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1468  On this day in history death of skanderbeg, Albanian leader (b. 1405)  Click To Search About This In Google

1598  Death of Fyodor I Tsar of Russia (b. 1557) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1604  On this day in history santino Garsi, composer, dies at 61  Click To Search About This In Google

1617  On this day in history pieter C Bockenberg, Dutch historian, dies at 68  Click To Search About This In Google

1620  On January - 17 diego Alvarez de Paz, Span missionary/writer (Peru), dies at about 59  Click To Search About This In Google

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1625  Nicolo Rubini, composer, dies at 50 on January - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1654  Death of Paul Potter, Dutch painter, buried on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1661  On January - 17 death of andres Malong, Philippines rebel leader, executed  Click To Search About This In Google

1676  Pier Francesco Cavalli, Italian opera composer, dies at 73 on January - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1702  Thomas Franklin, English smith/uncle of B Franklin, dies [OS=Jan 6] on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1705  Death of John Ray, English naturalist (b. 1627) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1718  On this day in history death of captain Benjamin Church, Plymouth Colony settler and military leader  Click To Search About This In Google

1737  Death of Matthäus Daniel Pöppelmann, German architect (b. 1662) on January - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1738  Jean-Francois Dandrieu, composer, dies on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1750  Tomaso Albinioni, Italian composer (Adagio in G Minor), dies at 78 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1781  On January - 17 marie de Negre Dables, marquess, dies  Click To Search About This In Google

1788  On January - 17 alessio Prati, composer, dies at 37  Click To Search About This In Google

1805  On January - 17 abraham-Hyacinthe Anquetil du Perron, French interpreter, dies at 73  Click To Search About This In Google

1820  Daniel W Wyttenbach, Dutch classicist/historian, dies at 73 on January - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1823  Zacharius Werner, German playwright, dies at 36 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1826  Death of Juan Crisóstomo Arriaga, Spanish composer (b. 1806) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1830  On January - 17 w Waiblinger, writer, dies  Click To Search About This In Google

1833  James Ball Antyne, Scot founder (Ball Antyne Press), dies at about 60 on January - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1834  Death of Giovanni Aldini, Italian physicist (b. 1762) on January - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1856  On this day in history thomas Attwood Walmisley, composer, dies at 41  Click To Search About This In Google

1861  Death of Lola Montez, Irish-born adventurer (b. 1821) on January - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1863  E J Horace Vernet, French painter, dies at 73 on January - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1869  On this day in history alexander Sergeyevich Dargomyzhsky, composer, dies at 55  Click To Search About This In Google

1874  Chang & Eng Bunker, Chinese/Thai Siamese twins, dies at 62 on January - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

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1342  Philip, the Bold, duke of Burgundy was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1463  Frederick III, the Wise, elector of Saxony (1486-25), protector Luther was born on January - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1484  George Spalatin, German reformer (d. 1545) was born on January - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1501  Leonhard Fuchs, Germany, botanist (History of Plants) was born on January - 17.  Click To Search About This In Google

1504  On January - 17 birth of pius V, [Antonio Ghislieri] saint, pope (1566-72)  Click To Search About This In Google

1517  Antonio Scandello, Italian composer (Passion of Johannes) was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1545  On this day in history birth of antonio Pace, composer  Click To Search About This In Google

1560  On this day in history birth of gaspard Bauhin, Swiss botanist (d. 1624)  Click To Search About This In Google

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