Famous Deaths In January - 28
Monday, 23 October 2017
0814 On January - 28 charlemagne, German emperor/Roman Emperor (800-814), dies at 71
1061 On this day in history death of duke Spytihněv II of Bohemia (b. 1031)
1119 On this day in history gelasius II, [Giovannis Caetani], pope (1118-19), dies
1256 On January - 28 willem II, earl of Holland/German emperor (1238, 47-56), dies at 22
1271 On this day in history death of isabella of Aragon, queen of Philip III of France (b. 1247)
1393 Death of Earl of Joigny, burned at royal ball on this day in history.
1443 On January - 28 death of robert le Maçon, Chancellor of France
1528 On this day in history philips of Cleve, ruler of Ravenstein, dies
1547 On January - 28 henry VIII, King of England (1509-47), dies at 55
1549 Elia Levita, German-Yiddish writer (Habachur), dies at about 80 on this day in history.
1560 John a Lasco, [John Laski], Polish nobleman/reformed theologist, dies on this day in history.
1595 Francis Drake, English pirate, Admiral and Governor of Newfoundland (Porto Bello West Indies), dies at 50 on January - 28.
1606 On January - 28 carolus Gallus, [Karel de Haan], Dutch lawyer/pastor/vicar, dies at 85
1612 On this day in history thomas Bodley, diplomat/founder (Bodleian Library), dies
1621 On January - 28 paulus V, [Camillo Borghese], 233rd pope (1605-21), dies at 68
1672 Death of Pierre Séguier, Chancellor of France (b. 1588) on January - 28.
1681 On January - 28 death of richard Allestree, English royalist churchman (b. 1619)
1687 On January - 28 johannes Hevelius, astronomer (star cataloger), dies on 76th birthday
1697 Death of John Fenwick, English conspirator on January - 28.
1725 On January - 28 peter I "the Great" Romanov, czar of Russia, dies at 52 [NS=Feb 8]
1754 Ludvig Holberg, Danish lawyer/writer (Hendrig og Pernille), dies at 69 on January - 28.
1768 John Wainwright, composer, dies at 44 on this day in history.
1782 Jean-Baptiste-Bourguignon d'Anville, French geographer, dies at 84 on January - 28.
1810 Death of Andrew Hofer, Tyrolian rebel against French & Bavarians, shot dead on January - 28.
1813 On January - 28 jan Joseph Rosler, composer, dies at 41
1817 On this day in history friedrich Ludwig Emilius Kunzen, composer, dies at 55
1829 Death of William Burke, murderer/body snatcher, executed in Edinburgh on January - 28.
1832 Death of Augustin Daniel Belliard, French general (b. 1769) on this day in history.
1838 Aleksandr I Polezjajev, Russian poet (Sasjka), dies at 33 [NS] on January - 28.
1859 On this day in history death of frederick John Robinson, 1st Viscount Goderich, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1782)
1864 Death of Émile Clapeyron, French engineer and physicist (b. 1799) on January - 28.
1868 Death of Adalbert Stifter, Austrian author (Witiko), commits suicide at 62 on this day in history.
1869 Prudent-Louis Aubery du Boulley, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1873 On this day in history henry Hugo Pierson, composer, dies at 57