Famous Deaths In January - 29
Thursday, 02 October 2014
0969 On this day in history peter, tsar of Bulgaria (927-69), dies
1240 On this day in history death of pelagio Galvani, Cardinal-Bishop of Albano (b. va. 1165)
1342 On January - 29 death of louis I, Duke of Bourbon (b. 1279)
1559 Thomas Pope, English politician, benefactor, dies at about 52 on January - 29.
1597 Death of Elias Ammerbach, German organist (b. 1530) on January - 29.
1608 On January - 29 death of frederick I, Duke of Württemberg (b. 1557)
1647 On January - 29 death of francis Meres, English writer (b. 1565)
1663 On January - 29 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 January - 29.
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 this day in history 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 On this day in history death of louis Racine, French poet (b. 1692)
1814 On this day in history johann G Fichte, German philosopher (Wissenschaftslehre), dies at 51
1820 George III, king of Great-Britain (1760-1820), dies at 81 on January - 29.
1824 On this day in history 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 On January - 29 death of aleksandr Pushkin, poet/novelist (Golden Cockeral), killed in a duel
1870 On January - 29 death of leopold II, Grand Duke of Tuscany (b. 1797)
1871 Death of Philippe-Joseph Aubert de Gaspé, French Canadian writer and Seigneur (b. 1786) on this day in history.
1879 On January - 29 antonia MB Antonucci, Italian cardinal/diplomat, dies at 80
1888 Edward Lear, poet/author, dies at 75 on January - 29.
1899 On January - 29 alfred Sisley, painter, dies
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 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 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 this day in history.
1928 Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig/field marshal (WW I), dies at 66 on this day in history.
1933 Death of Sara Teasdale, American poet (b. 1884) on this day in history.