Famous Deaths In January - 29
Friday, 26 August 2016
0969 On January - 29 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 Death of Louis I, Duke of Bourbon (b. 1279) on this day in history.
1559 Thomas Pope, English politician, benefactor, dies at about 52 on this day in history.
1597 Death of Elias Ammerbach, German organist (b. 1530) on January - 29.
1608 Death of Frederick I, Duke of Württemberg (b. 1557) on January - 29.
1647 On this day in history death of francis Meres, English writer (b. 1565)
1663 Robert Sanderson, Bishop of Lincoln (1660-63), dies on January - 29.
1676 On this day in history death of tsar Alexis I of Russia (b. 1629)
1678 On January - 29 death of jeronimo Lobo, Portuguese Jesuit missionary (b. 1593)
1696 On this day in history 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 January - 29.
1737 On January - 29 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 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 this day in history 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 this day in history death of aleksandr Pushkin, poet/novelist (Golden Cockeral), killed in a duel
1870 On this day in history 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 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 Christaan IX, King of Denmark (1893-1906), dies on January - 29.
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 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 this day in history billy Gunn, cricket (score 392 runs for Eng including a century), dies
1924 On January - 29 joseph Ludwig, composer, dies at 79
1928 On this day in history douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig/field marshal (WW I), dies at 66
1933 On January - 29 death of sara Teasdale, American poet (b. 1884)