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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 Erasmus Quellinus I, Flemish wood carver, dies at about 55 in the year 1640.

Jan 25 In the year 1640 robert Burton, author (Anatomy of Melancholy), dies

Feb 04 On this day in history 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 In the year 1640 guillaume van Messaus, composer, dies at 50

Mar 17 On this day in history philip Massinger, dramatist, dies

Apr 02 On this day in history matthias C Sarbiewski, [Sarbievius], Polish jesuit/poet, dies at 45

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 On this day in history pietro Tacca, Italian sculptor/architect, dies at 63

Nov 25 On this day in history giles Farnaby, composer, dies

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

Dec 09 Pierre Fourier, Roman Catholic saint and French priest (b.1565) died on this day in history.

Dec 30 On this day in history death of john Francis Regis, French saint (b. 1597)

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Famous Birthdays In 1640

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Jan 25 On this day in history birth of william Cavendish, 1st Duke of Devonshire, English soldier and statesman (d. 1707)

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

Mar 30 John Trenchard, English politician (d. 1695) was born on this day in history.

Apr 01 Georg Mohr, Danish mathematician (d. 1697) was born in the year 1640.

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 Pu Songling, Chinese writer (d. 1715) was born on this day in history.

Jun 09 Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor (1658-1705) was born in the year 1640.