Famous Deaths In January - 21
Friday, 30 September 2016
0304 On this day in history death of saint Agnes (martyred) (b. 291)
0879 Boudouin with the Iron Arm, earl of Flanders, dies on January - 21.
0917 Death of Erchanger, Duke of Swabia (c. 880) on January - 21.
1118 On January - 21 paschalis II, [Raniero], pope (1099-1118), dies
1519 Death of Vasco NĂșĂ±ez de Balboa, Spanish explorer (b. 1475) on January - 21.
1527 Death of Juan de Grijalva, Spanish conquistador (c. 1489) on this day in history.
1546 Death of Azai Sukemasa, Japanese samurai and warlord (b. 1491) on this day in history.
1596 On January - 21 john Ligarius, German theologist/prime minister, dies at 66
1609 On January - 21 joseph Justus Scaliger, French inventor of "Julian Period", dies at 68
1626 On January - 21 john Dowland, English composer (In Darkness We Dwell), dies at 62
1638 Death of Ignazio Donati, Italian composer (c. 1570) on this day in history.
1665 On January - 21 domenico Mazzocchi, composer, dies at 72
1670 On this day in history honorat de Brueil seigneur de Racan, French playwright, dies at 80
1683 Anthony Ashley Cooper, 1st earl of Shaftesbury, dies at 61 on January - 21.
1686 Nicolas-Francois Blondel, French architect, dies on this day in history.
1699 On January - 21 death of obadiah Walker, English writer (b. 1616)
1704 On January - 21 willem B Schepers, Dutch merchant/ship owner, dies at about 83
1706 On this day in history death of adrien Baillet, French scholar and critic (b. 1649)
1710 Death of Johann Georg Gichtel, German mystic (b. 1638) on January - 21.
1722 Death of Charles Paulet, 2nd Duke of Bolton, English supporter of William III of England (b. 1661) on January - 21.
1731 On January - 21 death of thomas Woolston, English theologian (b. 1669)
1746 On this day in history gottfried Kirkhoff, composer, dies at 60
1766 Death of James Quin, English actor (b. 1693) on January - 21.
1773 On this day in history death of alexis Piron, French writer (b. 1689)
1774 Mustapha III, sultan of Turkey (1957-74), dies at 56 on this day in history.
1793 Death of Louis XVI, French king (1774-93), beheaded by revolutionaries at 38 on January - 21.
1795 Death of Samuel Wallis, English navigator (b. 1728) on this day in history.
1809 On January - 21 death of josiah Hornblower, American statesman (b. 1729)
1814 Death of Jacques-Henri Bernardin de Saint-Pierre, French writer and botanist (b. 1737) on this day in history.
1815 On January - 21 m Claudius, writer, dies at 74
1823 Death of Cayetano JosĂ© RodrĂguez, Argentine cleric, journalist and poet (b. 1761) on this day in history.
1831 Achim v Arnim, writer, dies at 49 on January - 21.
1851 On this day in history gustav Albert Lortzing, composer, dies at 49
1870 On January - 21 death of alexander Herzen, Russian writer (b. 1812)