Famous Deaths In 1639
Sunday, 01 March 2015
Jan 20 Mustapha I, sultan of Turkey (1622-23), dies on this day in history.
Jan 23 On this day in history death of francisco Maldonado da Silva Solis, Peruvian poet, burned at stake
Jan 24 George Jenatsch, Grisons leader, assassinated died in the year 1639.
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 In the year 1639 death of melchior Franck, German composer
Jun 02 On this day in history floris II van Pallandt, earl of Culemborg/politician, dies at 62
Jul 09 Entonius Walaeus, calvinist theologist, dies at 65 on this day in history.
Jul 18 Bernard, duke of Saksen-Weimar (Rheinfelden), dies on this day in history.
Aug 04 Juan R Alarcon y Mendoza, Mexican/Spanish playwright, dies at 58 on this day in history.
Aug 07 Martin van den Hove, Dutch scientist (b. 1605) died in the year 1639.
Aug 20 Martin Opitz, German poet/historian (Troerinnen), dies at 41 in the year 1639.
Sep 20 On this day in history john Meursius, [van Meurs], historian, dies at 60
Oct 07 John I Pontanus, physicist/historian (Amsterdam), dies at 68 in the year 1639.
Oct 28 Stefano Landi, Italian composer (b. 1587) died on this day in history.
Nov 03 On this day in history martinus de Porres, Peruvian saint (patron of social justice), dies at 69
Nov 07 In the year 1639 william Cobbold, composer, dies at 79
Nov 26 John Spottiswoode, Scottish historian (b. 1565) died in the year 1639.