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Famous Deaths In 1640

Wednesday, 26 November 2014

Jan 14 Thomas Coventry, 1st Baron Coventry, English lawyer and judge (b. 1578) died on this day in history.

Jan 22 In the year 1640 erasmus Quellinus I, Flemish wood carver, dies at about 55

Jan 25 Robert Burton, author (Anatomy of Melancholy), dies on this day in history.

Feb 04 In the year 1640 hendrick C Vroom, Dutch seascape painter, dies

Feb 09 On this day in history murad IV, sultan of Turkey (1623-40), dies in Baghdad at 27

Mar 08 Guillaume van Messaus, composer, dies at 50 on this day in history.

Mar 17 In the year 1640 philip Massinger, dramatist, dies

Apr 02 Matthias C Sarbiewski, [Sarbievius], Polish jesuit/poet, dies at 45 on this day in history.

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

May 30 Andre Duchesne, French historian/genealogy, dies on this day in history.

Jun 03 On this day in history death of theophilus Howard, 2nd Earl of Suffolk, English politician (b. 1584)

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

Oct 20 In the year 1640 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 Giles Farnaby, composer, dies in the year 1640.

Dec 06 Matthijs Elsevier, Flemish/Dutch book publisher/merchant, dies at 75 in the year 1640.

Dec 09 In the year 1640 death of pierre Fourier, Roman Catholic saint and French priest (b.1565)

Dec 30 In the year 1640 death of john Francis Regis, French saint (b. 1597)

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Famous Birthdays In 1640

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 25 In the year 1640 birth of william Cavendish, 1st Duke of Devonshire, English soldier and statesman (d. 1707)

Mar 18 In the year 1640 birth of philippe de la Hire, French mathematician and astronomer (d. 1719)

Mar 30 On this day in history birth of john Trenchard, English politician (d. 1695)

Apr 01 In the year 1640 birth of georg Mohr, Danish mathematician (d. 1697)

Apr 22 Mariana Alcoforado, Portugal, nun was born in the year 1640.

May 31 Michał Wiśniowiecki, King of Poland (d. 1673) was born on this day in history.

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)