Famous Deaths In November - 17
Friday, 20 January 2017
0375 Valentinianus I, co-emperor of E Roman Empire (336-75), dies at ñ54 on this day in history.
0474 On November - 17 leo II, Byzantine Emperor (474), dies
0594 On November - 17 gregorius van Tours, Frankisch bishop of Tours, dies
0641 On November - 17 death of emperor Jomei of Japan (b. 593)
0680 Death of Hilda of Whitby (b. 614) on this day in history.
0885 On this day in history death of queen Liutgard
1093 Margaret, widow of Scottish king Malcolm III, dies on November - 17.
1231 Death of Elisabeth of Hungary, daughter of Andrew II of Hungary (b. 1207) on November - 17.
1302 Death of St. Gertrude the Great (b. 1256) on November - 17.
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 On this day in history mary I Tudor, "Bloody Mary", queen of England (1553-58), dies at 42
1562 Death of Antoine de Bourbon, father of Henry IV of France (b. 1518) on November - 17.
1592 Death of John III of Sweden (b. 1537) on November - 17.
1600 On November - 17 death of kuki Yoshitaka, Japanese naval commander (b. 1542)
1608 Adolf, count of Nassau-Siegen, dies in battle at 22 on this day in history.
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 On November - 17 thomas Ford, composer, dies
1665 Death of John Earle, English bishop on November - 17.
1668 Death of Joseph Alleine, English preacher (b. 1634) on this day in history.
1690 Death of Charles de Sainte-Maure, duc de Montausier, French soldier (b. 1610) on this day in history.
1713 On this day in history abraham van Riebeeck, Governor-General of the Dutch East Indies (b. 1653)
1720 Death of Calico Jack, English pirate (b. 1682) on this day in history.
1747 On November - 17 alain R Lesage, French author (Le diable boiteux), dies at 79
1768 On November - 17 thomas Pelham-Holles, 1st duke of Newcastle, dies at 75
1770 Gian Francesco de Majo, composer, dies at 38 on this day in history.
1776 On this day in history death of james Ferguson, British astronomer (b. 1710)
1780 On November - 17 death of bernardo Bellotto, Italian painter (b. 1720)
1794 Death of Jacques François Dugommier, French general (b. 1738) on November - 17.
1796 Catharina II the Great, empress of Russia (1762-96), dies at 67 on November - 17.
1808 Death of David Zeisberger, Moravian missionary (b. 1721) on November - 17.
1818 On November - 17 charlotte Sophia von Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Queen of England, dies