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Famous Deaths In October - 08

Thursday, 19 January 2017

0705  On this day in history abd al-Malik, kalief of Damascus, dies  Click To Search About This In Google

0976  Death of Jelena of Zadar, Croatian queen on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1094  Death of St Mark, the Evangelist, buried in San Marcos minstery in Venice on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1253  On October - 08 robert Grosseteste, English Bishop/expert (optica), dies  Click To Search About This In Google

1286  Death of John I of Dreux, Duke of Brittany (b. 1217) on October - 08.  Click To Search About This In Google

1317  On October - 08 death of fushimi, Emperor of Japan (b. 1265)  Click To Search About This In Google

1604  Janus Dousa, [Johan van de Does], literature/politician, dies at 58 on October - 08.  Click To Search About This In Google

1606  Jan, the Aged, count of Nassau/fathered 24, dies on October - 08.  Click To Search About This In Google

1613  Sebastian de Covarrubias bon Horozco, lexicographer, dies at 74 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1621  On this day in history death of antoine de Montchrétien, French dramatist  Click To Search About This In Google

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1647  On October - 08 death of christian Sørensen Longomontanus, Danish astronomer (b. 1562)  Click To Search About This In Google

1651  Isaac Elsevier, book publisher, dies at 55 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1652  Death of John Greaves, English mathematician (b. 1602) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1656  On October - 08 johann Georg I, ruler of Saxon (1611-56, Peace of Prague), dies at 71  Click To Search About This In Google

1659  Death of Jean de Quen, French Jesuit missionary on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1680  Elisabeth, abbess, dies at 61 on October - 08.  Click To Search About This In Google

1683  Philipp Friedrich Boddecker, composer, dies at 76 on October - 08.  Click To Search About This In Google

1686  Adriaen Paets, Rotterdams regent/diplomat, dies at about 55 on October - 08.  Click To Search About This In Google

1722  On this day in history gerard Callenbach, Dutch admiral, dies at 80  Click To Search About This In Google

1728  On this day in history anne Danican Philidor, French composer, dies at 47  Click To Search About This In Google

1735  On this day in history death of yongzheng Emperor of China (b. 1678)  Click To Search About This In Google

1754  On this day in history henry Fielding, English lawyer/author (Tom Jones), dies at 47  Click To Search About This In Google

1771  On October - 08 john E Loovens, lawyer, dies at 76  Click To Search About This In Google

1772  Jean-Joseph Cassenea de Mondonville, composer, dies at 60 on October - 08.  Click To Search About This In Google

1793  John Hancock, US merchant/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 56 on October - 08.  Click To Search About This In Google

1795  On October - 08 death of andrew Kippis, English non-conformist clergyman (b. 1725)  Click To Search About This In Google

1803  On October - 08 vittoria A Alfieri, Italian earl/writer (Filippo), dies at 54  Click To Search About This In Google

1809  Death of James Elphinston, Scottish philologist (b. 1721) on October - 08.  Click To Search About This In Google

1834  Francois-Adrien Boieldieu, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1842  Christoph Ernst Friedrich Weyse, composer, dies at 68 on October - 08.  Click To Search About This In Google

1847  On October - 08 death of rose Scott, Social Reformer  Click To Search About This In Google

1862  James Streshley Jackson, attorney/Union-brig-gen, dies in battle at 39 on October - 08.  Click To Search About This In Google

1864  On October - 08 thomas Jonathan Coffin Amory, US Union-brig-general, dies at about 34  Click To Search About This In Google

1865  On this day in history heinrich Wilhelm Ernst, composer, dies at 51  Click To Search About This In Google

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1515  Margaret Douglas, Countess of Lennox (d. 1578) was born on October - 08.  Click To Search About This In Google

1585  Heinrich Schutz, composer was born on October - 08.  Click To Search About This In Google

1619  Philipp von Zesen, German poet/historian (Amsterdam) was born on October - 08.  Click To Search About This In Google

1621  Maximilian H of Bayern, prince-bishop of Liege/bishop of Hildesheim was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1676  On October - 08 birth of benito Jerónimo Feijóo y Montenegro, Spanish scholar (d. 1764)  Click To Search About This In Google

1690  Jaime de Casellas, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1692  Antonio Palella, composer was born on October - 08.  Click To Search About This In Google

1697  Cornelis Consolation, Dutch portrait painter (Unseemly Love) was born on October - 08.  Click To Search About This In Google

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