Famous Deaths In January - 29
Wednesday, 26 November 2014
0969 On this day in history peter, tsar of Bulgaria (927-69), dies
1240 On January - 29 death of pelagio Galvani, Cardinal-Bishop of Albano (b. va. 1165)
1342 On this day in history death of louis I, Duke of Bourbon (b. 1279)
1559 On January - 29 thomas Pope, English politician, benefactor, dies at about 52
1597 On this day in history death of elias Ammerbach, German organist (b. 1530)
1608 On this day in history death of frederick I, Duke of Württemberg (b. 1557)
1647 Death of Francis Meres, English writer (b. 1565) on this day in history.
1663 On this day in history robert Sanderson, Bishop of Lincoln (1660-63), dies
1676 On January - 29 death of tsar Alexis I of Russia (b. 1629)
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 this day in history 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 this day in history.
1763 On January - 29 death of louis Racine, French poet (b. 1692)
1814 On this day in history 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 Louise MC countess of Albany, Henegouws salon owner, dies at 71 on January - 29.
1829 On this day in history 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 January - 29.
1870 Death of Leopold II, Grand Duke of Tuscany (b. 1797) on this day in history.
1871 Death of Philippe-Joseph Aubert de Gaspé, French Canadian writer and Seigneur (b. 1786) on January - 29.
1879 Antonia MB Antonucci, Italian cardinal/diplomat, dies at 80 on January - 29.
1888 On January - 29 edward Lear, poet/author, dies at 75
1899 Alfred Sisley, painter, dies on this day in history.
1906 On this day in history christaan IX, King of Denmark (1893-1906), dies
1910 On January - 29 edouard Rod, French/Swiss writer (Mishel' Tes'e), dies at 52
1912 On this day in history hermann Bang, writer, dies at 54
1916 On January - 29 edward Hubertus Joannes Keurvils, composer, dies at 62
1917 Evelyn Baring earl Cromer, English consul-general in Egypt, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1921 On January - 29 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.