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Famous Deaths In October - 12

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

0632  On October - 12 death of edwin of Deira, King of Northumbria and Bretwalda  

0638  On this day in history honorius I, [dux plebis], Italian Pope, dies  

0642  On this day in history johannes IV, Dalmatisch Pope (640-42), dies  

1093  On this day in history robrecht de Fries, earl of Flanders (1071-93), dies at about 62  

1095  On this day in history death of margrave Leopold II of Austria (b. 1050)  

1176  Death of William d'Aubigny, 1st Earl of Arundel, English politician on this day in history.  

1320  On this day in history michael IX Paleologi, emperor of Byzantine (1295-1320), dies  

1343  On October - 12 reinald II, duke of Gelre, dies  

1491  On this day in history death of fritz Herlen, German artist  

1492  Death of Piero della Francesca, Italian painter on this day in history.  


1565  On October - 12 death of jean Ribault, French explorer and colonizer (b. 1520)  

1576  On October - 12 maximiliaan II, German king/Kaiser (1564-76), dies  

1590  Death of Kano Eitoku, Japanese painter (b. 1543) on October - 12.  

1600  On October - 12 death of luis Molina, Spanish Jesuit (b. 1535)  

1632  Death of Kutsuki Mototsuna, Japanese samurai commander (b. 1549) on this day in history.  

1646  Francois De Bassompierre, marshal of France, dies on October - 12.  

1654  Dirck Graswinckel, Dutch copurt clerk of States-General, dies at 66 on this day in history.  

1672  Death of Frederik of Nassau, count of Buren, slain in battle on this day in history.  

1678  Death of Edmund Berry Godfrey, English magistrate (b. 1621) on October - 12.  

1679  Death of William Gurnall, English writer (b. 1617) on this day in history.  

1685  Geeraerdt Burns, theologist/poet/historian, dies at 59 on October - 12.  

1692  Giovanni Battista Vitali, composer, dies at 60 on October - 12.  

1694  On October - 12 matsuo Basho, greatest Japanese haiku poet, dies  

1730  On October - 12 frederik IV, king of Denmark/Norway (1699-1730), dies  

1758  Death of Richard Molesworth, 3rd Viscount Molesworth, British field marshal (b. 1680) on this day in history.  

1791  A L Karschin, writer, dies at 68 on this day in history.  

1794  James Lyon, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.  

1797  On this day in history pierre de Jelyotte, composer, dies at 84  

1817  On this day in history johann Franz Xaver Sterkel, composer, dies at 66  

1820  On October - 12 elias Annes Borger, theologist/poet (Ode on the Rhine), dies at 36  

1829  On this day in history jacobus Blue, Dutch regent/patriot, dies at about 73  

1837  On this day in history frederica Louisa Wilhelmina, Queen of Netherlands, dies at 62  

1844  On this day in history claude Tillier, French journalist/writer (My Uncle Benjamin), dies  

1845  Death of Elizabeth Fry, British social reformer and philanthropist (b. 1780) on this day in history.  

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1008  Emperor Go-Ichijō of Japan (d. 1036) was born on this day in history.  

1350  On October - 12 birth of dimitri "Donskoi" Ivanovitch, great monarch of Vladimir-Soezdal  

1350  Dmitry Donskoy, Grand Prince of Moscovy (d. 1389) was born on this day in history.  

1490  On this day in history birth of bernardo Pisano, composer  

1537  Edward VI, Tudor, King of England (1547-53) was born on this day in history.  

1558  On this day in history birth of archduke Maximilian III of Austria (d. 1618)  

1558  On October - 12 birth of jacques Sirmond, French scholar and Jesuit (d. 1651)  

1576  On this day in history birth of thomas Dudley, English-born American colonial magistrate (d. 1653)  


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