Famous Deaths In 1639
Tuesday, 26 September 2017
Jan 20 Mustapha I, sultan of Turkey (1622-23), dies on this day in history.
Jan 23 Francisco Maldonado da Silva Solis, Peruvian poet, burned at stake died on this day in history.
Jan 24 George Jenatsch, Grisons leader, assassinated died on this day in history.
Mar 22 Thomas Carew, English poet/diplomat (The Rapture), dies in the year 1639.
May 21 Giovan D "Tommaso" Campanella, Italian philosopher/poet, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Jun 01 Melchior Franck, German composer died on this day in history.
Jun 02 Floris II van Pallandt, earl of Culemborg/politician, dies at 62 in the year 1639.
Jul 09 In the year 1639 entonius Walaeus, calvinist theologist, dies at 65
Jul 18 Bernard, duke of Saksen-Weimar (Rheinfelden), dies in the year 1639.
Aug 04 Juan R Alarcon y Mendoza, Mexican/Spanish playwright, dies at 58 in the year 1639.
Aug 07 Martin van den Hove, Dutch scientist (b. 1605) died on this day in history.
Aug 20 Martin Opitz, German poet/historian (Troerinnen), dies at 41 on this day in history.
Sep 20 In the year 1639 john Meursius, [van Meurs], historian, dies at 60
Oct 07 John I Pontanus, physicist/historian (Amsterdam), dies at 68 on this day in history.
Oct 28 In the year 1639 death of stefano Landi, Italian composer (b. 1587)
Nov 03 Martinus de Porres, Peruvian saint (patron of social justice), dies at 69 in the year 1639.
Nov 07 On this day in history william Cobbold, composer, dies at 79
Nov 26 In the year 1639 death of john Spottiswoode, Scottish historian (b. 1565)