Famous Deaths In January - 29
Wednesday, 29 March 2017
0969 On January - 29 peter, tsar of Bulgaria (927-69), dies
1240 Death of Pelagio Galvani, Cardinal-Bishop of Albano (b. va. 1165) on this day in history.
1342 Death of Louis I, Duke of Bourbon (b. 1279) on January - 29.
1559 On this day in history thomas Pope, English politician, benefactor, dies at about 52
1597 Death of Elias Ammerbach, German organist (b. 1530) on this day in history.
1608 On January - 29 death of frederick I, Duke of Württemberg (b. 1557)
1647 Death of Francis Meres, English writer (b. 1565) on this day in history.
1663 Robert Sanderson, Bishop of Lincoln (1660-63), dies on this day in history.
1676 Death of Tsar Alexis I of Russia (b. 1629) on this day in history.
1678 On this day in history death of jeronimo Lobo, Portuguese Jesuit missionary (b. 1593)
1696 Ivan V, co-tsar of Russia (1682-89), dies on this day in history.
1706 On this day in history death of charles Sackville, 6th Earl of Dorset, English poet and courtier (b. 1638)
1737 On January - 29 death of george Hamilton, 1st Earl of Orkney, British soldier (b. 1666)
1743 On January - 29 andre Hercule Fleury, French cardinal (1726-43), dies
1763 Death of Louis Racine, French poet (b. 1692) on January - 29.
1814 On January - 29 johann G Fichte, German philosopher (Wissenschaftslehre), dies at 51
1820 George III, king of Great-Britain (1760-1820), dies at 81 on this day in history.
1824 On this day in history louise MC countess of Albany, Henegouws salon owner, dies at 71
1829 On January - 29 death of paul François Jean Nicolas Barras, French politician (b. 1755)
1837 Death of Aleksandr Pushkin, poet/novelist (Golden Cockeral), killed in a duel on this day in history.
1870 Death of Leopold II, Grand Duke of Tuscany (b. 1797) on this day in history.
1871 On January - 29 death of philippe-Joseph Aubert de Gaspé, French Canadian writer and Seigneur (b. 1786)
1879 Antonia MB Antonucci, Italian cardinal/diplomat, dies at 80 on January - 29.
1888 Edward Lear, poet/author, dies at 75 on January - 29.
1899 Alfred Sisley, painter, dies on this day in history.
1906 On January - 29 christaan IX, King of Denmark (1893-1906), dies
1910 Edouard Rod, French/Swiss writer (Mishel' Tes'e), dies at 52 on this day in history.
1912 On this day in history hermann Bang, writer, dies at 54
1916 Edward Hubertus Joannes Keurvils, composer, dies at 62 on January - 29.
1917 On January - 29 evelyn Baring earl Cromer, English consul-general in Egypt, dies at 75
1921 Billy Gunn, cricket (score 392 runs for Eng including a century), dies on this day in history.
1924 On January - 29 joseph Ludwig, composer, dies at 79
1928 On this day in history douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig/field marshal (WW I), dies at 66
1933 Death of Sara Teasdale, American poet (b. 1884) on January - 29.