Famous Deaths In January - 29
Wednesday, 10 February 2016
0969 On this day in history 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 On this day in history death of louis I, Duke of Bourbon (b. 1279)
1559 Thomas Pope, English politician, benefactor, dies at about 52 on January - 29.
1597 On January - 29 death of elias Ammerbach, German organist (b. 1530)
1608 On this day in history death of frederick I, Duke of Württemberg (b. 1557)
1647 On this day in history death of francis Meres, English writer (b. 1565)
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 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 this day in history.
1706 Death of Charles Sackville, 6th Earl of Dorset, English poet and courtier (b. 1638) on January - 29.
1737 On this day in history death of george Hamilton, 1st Earl of Orkney, British soldier (b. 1666)
1743 Andre Hercule Fleury, French cardinal (1726-43), dies on this day in history.
1763 On January - 29 death of louis Racine, French poet (b. 1692)
1814 On January - 29 johann G Fichte, German philosopher (Wissenschaftslehre), dies at 51
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 On January - 29 death of paul François Jean Nicolas Barras, French politician (b. 1755)
1837 On January - 29 death of aleksandr Pushkin, poet/novelist (Golden Cockeral), killed in a duel
1870 Death of Leopold II, Grand Duke of Tuscany (b. 1797) on January - 29.
1871 Death of Philippe-Joseph Aubert de Gaspé, French Canadian writer and Seigneur (b. 1786) on this day in history.
1879 Antonia MB Antonucci, Italian cardinal/diplomat, dies at 80 on January - 29.
1888 Edward Lear, poet/author, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1899 On January - 29 alfred Sisley, painter, dies
1906 Christaan IX, King of Denmark (1893-1906), dies on this day in history.
1910 Edouard Rod, French/Swiss writer (Mishel' Tes'e), dies at 52 on January - 29.
1912 Hermann Bang, writer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
1916 Edward Hubertus Joannes Keurvils, composer, dies at 62 on January - 29.
1917 Evelyn Baring earl Cromer, English consul-general in Egypt, dies at 75 on January - 29.
1921 On this day in history billy Gunn, cricket (score 392 runs for Eng including a century), dies
1924 On this day in history joseph Ludwig, composer, dies at 79
1928 On January - 29 douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig/field marshal (WW I), dies at 66
1933 Death of Sara Teasdale, American poet (b. 1884) on this day in history.