Famous Deaths In January - 29
Tuesday, 21 April 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 On January - 29 death of louis I, Duke of Bourbon (b. 1279)
1559 On this day in history 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 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 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 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 On January - 29 death of louis Racine, French poet (b. 1692)
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 this day in history.
1824 On January - 29 louise MC countess of Albany, Henegouws salon owner, dies at 71
1829 Death of Paul François Jean Nicolas Barras, French politician (b. 1755) on this day in history.
1837 On January - 29 death of aleksandr Pushkin, poet/novelist (Golden Cockeral), killed in a duel
1870 Death of Leopold II, Grand Duke of Tuscany (b. 1797) on January - 29.
1871 Death of Philippe-Joseph Aubert de Gaspé, French Canadian writer and Seigneur (b. 1786) on January - 29.
1879 On January - 29 antonia MB Antonucci, Italian cardinal/diplomat, dies at 80
1888 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1910 On this day in history edouard Rod, French/Swiss writer (Mishel' Tes'e), dies at 52
1912 On January - 29 hermann Bang, writer, dies at 54
1916 Edward Hubertus Joannes Keurvils, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
1917 Evelyn Baring earl Cromer, English consul-general in Egypt, dies at 75 on this day in history.
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 Death of Sara Teasdale, American poet (b. 1884) on this day in history.