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Famous Deaths In January - 26

Friday, 28 August 2015

0946  On this day in history death of eadgyth, German Queen  

1109  Albericus of Côteaux, French saint, dies on January - 26.  

1567  On January - 26 death of nicholas Wotton, English diplomat  

1630  Death of Henry Briggs, English mathematician (b. 1556) on this day in history.  

1636  Death of Jean Hotman, Marquis de Villers-St-Paul, French diplomat (b. 1552) on this day in history.  

1697  On January - 26 death of georg Mohr, Danish mathematician (b. 1640)  

1706  On January - 26 guillaume Poitevin, composer, dies at 59  

1744  On this day in history death of ludwig Andreas Graf Khevenhüller, Austrian field marshal (b. 1683)  

1750  Death of Albert Schultens, Dutch philologist (b. 1686) on January - 26.  

1795  On January - 26 johann Christoph Friedrich Bach, composer, dies at 62  

1798  Christian Gottlob Neefe, German organist/composer, dies at 49 on January - 26.  

1799  Death of Gabriel Christie, British general (b. 1722) on January - 26.  

1803  On this day in history georg von Pasterwiz, composer, dies at 72  

1823  On January - 26 death of edward Jenner, English physician (b. 1749)  

1824  On this day in history edward Jenner, discoverer (vaccination), dies  

1849  Death of Thomas Lovell Beddoes, English poet (Death's Jest-Book), suicide at 45 on this day in history.  

1850  Francis Jeffrey, Baron Jeffrey, judge/literary critic, dies on January - 26.  

1855  Death of Gérard de Nerval, French writer (b. 1808) on January - 26.  

1869  On January - 26 death of duncan Gordon Boyes, English recipient of the Victoria Cross (b. 1846)  

1870  On January - 26 cesare Pugni, composer, dies at 67  

1885  On this day in history death of charles George Gordon, Brit gov-gen (Sudan), executed at 51  

1886  Death of David Rice Atchison, American politician (b. 1807) on this day in history.  

1891  Nicholaus Otto, auto pioneer (internal combustion engine), dies on this day in history.  

1893  Abner Doubleday, credit with inventing baseball, dies on 74th birthday on this day in history.  

1895  On January - 26 arthur Cayley, mathematician, dies  

1904  John P R Tak, Dutch liberal politician, dies at 64 on January - 26.  

1911  On January - 26 charles Wentworth Dilke, English undersecretary of State, dies at 67  

1920  On January - 26 death of matthias Enzberger, German minister of finance, murdered  

1922  Luigi Denza, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.  

1926  Death of John Flannagan, 2nd president of St. Ambrose University on this day in history.  

1932  William K Wrigley, owner (Wrigley Gum, Chicago Cubs), dies on this day in history.  

1933  Death of Alva Belmont, American socialite (b. 1853) on January - 26.  

1939  On this day in history death of armand Calinescu, Romania's PM, assassinated by the iron guard  

1942  On this day in history gerard L F Philips, Dutch manufacturer (Philips), dies at 83  

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Famous Birthdays In January - 26

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1497  On this day in history birth of emperor Go-Nara of Japan (d. 1557)  

1541  Florent Chrestien, French writer (d. 1596) was born on January - 26.  

1613  On this day in history birth of johann Jakob Wolleb, composer  

1667  On this day in history birth of henricus Zwaardecroon, gov-gen of Neth-Indies  

1708  On this day in history birth of william Hayes, composer  

1714  Jean B Pigalle, French sculptor (Child with Bird Cage) was born on January - 26.  

1715  On this day in history birth of claude Helvetius, Paris France, philosopher  

1716  On January - 26 birth of george Sackville Germain, 1st Viscount Sackville  

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