Famous Deaths In January - 29
Tuesday, 27 September 2016
0969 Peter, tsar of Bulgaria (927-69), dies on January - 29.
1240 On January - 29 death of pelagio Galvani, Cardinal-Bishop of Albano (b. va. 1165)
1342 Death of Louis I, Duke of Bourbon (b. 1279) on this day in history.
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 January - 29.
1678 Death of Jeronimo Lobo, Portuguese Jesuit missionary (b. 1593) on this day in history.
1696 Ivan V, co-tsar of Russia (1682-89), dies on January - 29.
1706 On January - 29 death of charles Sackville, 6th Earl of Dorset, English poet and courtier (b. 1638)
1737 Death of George Hamilton, 1st Earl of Orkney, British soldier (b. 1666) on January - 29.
1743 Andre Hercule Fleury, French cardinal (1726-43), dies on January - 29.
1763 Death of Louis Racine, French poet (b. 1692) on this day in history.
1814 Johann G Fichte, German philosopher (Wissenschaftslehre), dies at 51 on this day in history.
1820 On January - 29 george III, king of Great-Britain (1760-1820), dies at 81
1824 On January - 29 louise MC countess of Albany, Henegouws salon owner, dies at 71
1829 Death of Paul François Jean Nicolas Barras, French politician (b. 1755) on January - 29.
1837 Death of Aleksandr Pushkin, poet/novelist (Golden Cockeral), killed in a duel on this day in history.
1870 On this day in history death of leopold II, Grand Duke of Tuscany (b. 1797)
1871 On January - 29 death of philippe-Joseph Aubert de Gaspé, French Canadian writer and Seigneur (b. 1786)
1879 On January - 29 antonia MB Antonucci, Italian cardinal/diplomat, dies at 80
1888 On this day in history edward Lear, poet/author, dies at 75
1899 On January - 29 alfred Sisley, painter, dies
1906 Christaan IX, King of Denmark (1893-1906), dies on January - 29.
1910 On this day in history edouard Rod, French/Swiss writer (Mishel' Tes'e), dies at 52
1912 On January - 29 hermann Bang, writer, dies at 54
1916 Edward Hubertus Joannes Keurvils, composer, dies at 62 on January - 29.
1917 On this day in history evelyn Baring earl Cromer, English consul-general in Egypt, dies at 75
1921 On January - 29 billy Gunn, cricket (score 392 runs for Eng including a century), dies
1924 Joseph Ludwig, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
1928 Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig/field marshal (WW I), dies at 66 on January - 29.
1933 Death of Sara Teasdale, American poet (b. 1884) on this day in history.