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Famous Deaths In January - 24

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0041  On this day in history death of caligula, [G C Germanicus], Roman emperor (37-41), assassinated at 28  

0661  Death of Ali ibn Abu Talib, kalief of Islam (656-61), murdered on this day in history.  

0772  Stefanus III/IV, pope (768-72), dies on this day in history.  

0817  Stefanus IV, pope (816-17), dies on January - 24.  

1125  Death of David IV of Georgia (b. 1073) on this day in history.  

1336  On January - 24 alfonso IV, the Benignant, king of Aragon (1327-36), dies at 36  

1366  Death of Alfonso IV of Aragon (b. 1299) on this day in history.  

1376  Death of Richard FitzAlan, 10th Earl of Arundel, English military leader on this day in history.  

1473  Conrad Paumann, German blind organist/composer, dies on this day in history.  

1547  Death of Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey, executed for treason on this day in history.  

1595  Death of Ferdinand II of Austria (b. 1529) on this day in history.  

1626  On January - 24 death of samuel Argall, English adventurer and naval officer (b. 1580)  

1639  On January - 24 death of george Jenatsch, Grisons leader, assassinated  

1666  Johann Andreas Herbst, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.  

1678  On January - 24 joan Maetsuyker, gov-gen of Neth East-Indies, dies at 72  

1709  Death of George Rooke, English admiral (b. 1650) on January - 24.  

1769  On January - 24 death of françois de Chevert, French general (b. 1695)  

1805  On January - 24 giacomo Conti, composer, dies at 50  

1812  Eligio Celestino, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.  

1851  Gaspare Luigi Pacifico Spontini, Italian composer, dies at 76 on this day in history.  

1856  Death of Rabbi Yechezkel of Kuzmir, Polish Hasidic leader (b. 1775) on this day in history.  

1862  On this day in history james McIntosh, US confederate brig-gen, dies in battle at about 33  

1864  Otto Jonas Lindblad, composer, dies at 54 on January - 24.  

1877  On this day in history death of johann Christian Poggendorff, German physicist (b. 1796)  

1882  On this day in history death of levi Boone, Mayor of Chicago (b. 1808)  

1883  On this day in history friedrich von Flotow, German baron/composer, dies at 70  

1884  On this day in history johann Christian Gebauer, composer, dies at 75  

1885  Martin R Delany, politician & black nationalist, dies at 72 on this day in history.  

1895  Death of Lord Randolph Churchill, British politician (b. 1849) on January - 24.  

1901  On this day in history simon Hassler, composer, dies at 68  

1904  Franz Coenen, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.  

1911  On this day in history carl Eilhardt, composer, dies at 67  

1913  On January - 24 gustav Luders, composer, dies at 47  

1918  Death of George Arthur Crump, Founder of the Pine Valley Golf Club in Clementon NJ (b. 1871) on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In January - 24

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1287  On this day in history birth of richard Aungerville, English bishop (d. 1345)  

1444  On this day in history birth of galeazzo Maria Sforza, Duke of Milan (d. 1476)  

1638  On January - 24 birth of charles Sackville, 6th Earl of Dorset, English poet (d. 1706)  

1664  John Vanbrugh, London, dramatist/architect (baptized) was born on this day in history.  

1670  William Congreve, English playwright (d. 1729) was born on this day in history.  

1674  On January - 24 birth of thomas Tanner, English bishop (d. 1735)  

1679  On January - 24 birth of christian von Wolff, German philosopher  

1705  Farinelli, [Carlo Broschi], Andria Italy, castrato was born on January - 24.