Famous Deaths In January - 29
Friday, 30 January 2015
0969 Peter, tsar of Bulgaria (927-69), dies on January - 29.
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 this day in history.
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 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 Death of George Hamilton, 1st Earl of Orkney, British soldier (b. 1666) on this day in history.
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 Johann G Fichte, German philosopher (Wissenschaftslehre), dies at 51 on January - 29.
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 this day in history.
1829 On January - 29 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 January - 29.
1871 On this day in history death of philippe-Joseph Aubert de Gaspé, French Canadian writer and Seigneur (b. 1786)
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 January - 29 christaan IX, King of Denmark (1893-1906), dies
1910 Edouard Rod, French/Swiss writer (Mishel' Tes'e), dies at 52 on this day in history.
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 January - 29 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 Joseph Ludwig, composer, dies at 79 on January - 29.
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)