Famous Deaths In January - 29
Sunday, 29 March 2015
0969 Peter, tsar of Bulgaria (927-69), dies on this day in history.
1240 Death of Pelagio Galvani, Cardinal-Bishop of Albano (b. va. 1165) on January - 29.
1342 Death of Louis I, Duke of Bourbon (b. 1279) on January - 29.
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 January - 29 death of francis Meres, English writer (b. 1565)
1663 On this day in history robert Sanderson, Bishop of Lincoln (1660-63), dies
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 On January - 29 ivan V, co-tsar of Russia (1682-89), dies
1706 Death of Charles Sackville, 6th Earl of Dorset, English poet and courtier (b. 1638) on this day in history.
1737 Death of George Hamilton, 1st Earl of Orkney, British soldier (b. 1666) on this day in history.
1743 On January - 29 andre Hercule Fleury, French cardinal (1726-43), dies
1763 On this day in history death of louis Racine, French poet (b. 1692)
1814 On January - 29 johann G Fichte, German philosopher (Wissenschaftslehre), dies at 51
1820 On this day in history george III, king of Great-Britain (1760-1820), dies at 81
1824 Louise MC countess of Albany, Henegouws salon owner, dies at 71 on January - 29.
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 January - 29.
1870 Death of Leopold II, Grand Duke of Tuscany (b. 1797) on January - 29.
1871 On January - 29 death of philippe-Joseph Aubert de Gaspé, French Canadian writer and Seigneur (b. 1786)
1879 On this day in history antonia MB Antonucci, Italian cardinal/diplomat, dies at 80
1888 Edward Lear, poet/author, dies at 75 on January - 29.
1899 Alfred Sisley, painter, dies on January - 29.
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 January - 29.
1912 Hermann Bang, writer, dies at 54 on January - 29.
1916 On this day in history edward Hubertus Joannes Keurvils, composer, dies at 62
1917 Evelyn Baring earl Cromer, English consul-general in Egypt, dies at 75 on January - 29.
1921 Billy Gunn, cricket (score 392 runs for Eng including a century), dies on this day in history.
1924 Joseph Ludwig, composer, dies at 79 on January - 29.
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 January - 29.