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Famous Deaths In 1640

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Jan 14 In the year 1640 death of thomas Coventry, 1st Baron Coventry, English lawyer and judge (b. 1578)

Jan 22 On this day in history erasmus Quellinus I, Flemish wood carver, dies at about 55

Jan 25 Robert Burton, author (Anatomy of Melancholy), dies in the year 1640.

Feb 04 On this day in history hendrick C Vroom, Dutch seascape painter, dies

Feb 09 In the year 1640 murad IV, sultan of Turkey (1623-40), dies in Baghdad at 27

Mar 08 Guillaume van Messaus, composer, dies at 50 in the year 1640.

Mar 17 Philip Massinger, dramatist, dies in the year 1640.

Apr 02 Matthias C Sarbiewski, [Sarbievius], Polish jesuit/poet, dies at 45 in the year 1640.

Apr 10 Agostino Agazzari, Italian composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.

May 30 On this day in history andre Duchesne, French historian/genealogy, dies

Jun 03 Theophilus Howard, 2nd Earl of Suffolk, English politician (b. 1584) died on this day in history.

Jul 12 In the year 1640 henry Casimir I, count of Nassau-Dietz, dies

Oct 20 On this day in history death of john Ball, English Puritan clergyman (b. 1585)

Oct 26 In the year 1640 pietro Tacca, Italian sculptor/architect, dies at 63

Nov 25 In the year 1640 giles Farnaby, composer, dies

Dec 06 On this day in history matthijs Elsevier, Flemish/Dutch book publisher/merchant, dies at 75

Dec 09 On this day in history death of pierre Fourier, Roman Catholic saint and French priest (b.1565)

Dec 30 John Francis Regis, French saint (b. 1597) died in the year 1640.

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Famous Birthdays In 1640

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 25 William Cavendish, 1st Duke of Devonshire, English soldier and statesman (d. 1707) was born in the year 1640.

Mar 18 Philippe de la Hire, French mathematician and astronomer (d. 1719) was born in the year 1640.

Mar 30 In the year 1640 birth of john Trenchard, English politician (d. 1695)

Apr 01 Georg Mohr, Danish mathematician (d. 1697) was born on this day in history.

Apr 22 In the year 1640 birth of mariana Alcoforado, Portugal, nun

May 31 Michał Wiśniowiecki, King of Poland (d. 1673) was born in the year 1640.

Jun 05 On this day in history birth of pu Songling, Chinese writer (d. 1715)

Jun 09 On this day in history birth of leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor (1658-1705)