Famous Deaths In January - 29
Monday, 16 January 2017
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 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 this day in history.
1597 Death of Elias Ammerbach, German organist (b. 1530) on this day in history.
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 January - 29.
1663 Robert Sanderson, Bishop of Lincoln (1660-63), dies on this day in history.
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 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 January - 29.
1763 Death of Louis Racine, French poet (b. 1692) on January - 29.
1814 On January - 29 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 January - 29 louise MC countess of Albany, Henegouws salon owner, dies at 71
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 this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1879 On January - 29 antonia MB Antonucci, Italian cardinal/diplomat, dies at 80
1888 On January - 29 edward Lear, poet/author, dies at 75
1899 On January - 29 alfred Sisley, painter, dies
1906 Christaan IX, King of Denmark (1893-1906), dies on January - 29.
1910 Edouard Rod, French/Swiss writer (Mishel' Tes'e), dies at 52 on January - 29.
1912 On January - 29 hermann Bang, writer, dies at 54
1916 Edward Hubertus Joannes Keurvils, composer, dies at 62 on January - 29.
1917 On January - 29 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 January - 29.
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 On this day in history death of sara Teasdale, American poet (b. 1884)