Famous Deaths In November - 17
Sunday, 25 September 2016
0375 On November - 17 valentinianus I, co-emperor of E Roman Empire (336-75), dies at ñ54
0474 On November - 17 leo II, Byzantine Emperor (474), dies
0594 Gregorius van Tours, Frankisch bishop of Tours, dies on this day in history.
0641 On this day in history death of emperor Jomei of Japan (b. 593)
0680 Death of Hilda of Whitby (b. 614) on this day in history.
0885 On November - 17 death of queen Liutgard
1093 On this day in history margaret, widow of Scottish king Malcolm III, dies
1231 On this day in history death of elisabeth of Hungary, daughter of Andrew II of Hungary (b. 1207)
1302 On this day in history death of st. Gertrude the Great (b. 1256)
1326 Death of Edmund FitzAlan, 9th Earl of Arundel, English politician (b. 1285) on this day in history.
1494 Death of Giovanni Pico della Mirandola, Italian philosopher (b. 1463) on November - 17.
1512 Death of Kempo Roeper, Frisian rebel, quartered on this day in history.
1558 Mary I Tudor, "Bloody Mary", queen of England (1553-58), dies at 42 on this day in history.
1562 Death of Antoine de Bourbon, father of Henry IV of France (b. 1518) on this day in history.
1592 Death of John III of Sweden (b. 1537) on this day in history.
1600 Death of Kuki Yoshitaka, Japanese naval commander (b. 1542) on November - 17.
1608 Adolf, count of Nassau-Siegen, dies in battle at 22 on November - 17.
1632 On this day in history death of gottfried Heinrich Graf zu Pappenheim, Bavarian field marshal (b. 1594)
1643 Death of Jean-Baptiste Budes, Comte de Guébriant, Marshal of France (b. 1602) on November - 17.
1648 Thomas Ford, composer, dies on November - 17.
1665 Death of John Earle, English bishop on November - 17.
1668 On this day in history death of joseph Alleine, English preacher (b. 1634)
1690 Death of Charles de Sainte-Maure, duc de Montausier, French soldier (b. 1610) on this day in history.
1713 On November - 17 abraham van Riebeeck, Governor-General of the Dutch East Indies (b. 1653)
1720 On November - 17 death of calico Jack, English pirate (b. 1682)
1747 Alain R Lesage, French author (Le diable boiteux), dies at 79 on this day in history.
1768 Thomas Pelham-Holles, 1st duke of Newcastle, dies at 75 on November - 17.
1770 Gian Francesco de Majo, composer, dies at 38 on November - 17.
1776 Death of James Ferguson, British astronomer (b. 1710) on November - 17.
1780 Death of Bernardo Bellotto, Italian painter (b. 1720) on November - 17.
1794 Death of Jacques François Dugommier, French general (b. 1738) on this day in history.
1796 On November - 17 catharina II the Great, empress of Russia (1762-96), dies at 67
1808 On November - 17 death of david Zeisberger, Moravian missionary (b. 1721)
1818 Charlotte Sophia von Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Queen of England, dies on this day in history.