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Famous Deaths In 1640

Friday, 19 December 2014

Jan 14 Thomas Coventry, 1st Baron Coventry, English lawyer and judge (b. 1578) died in the year 1640.

Jan 22 Erasmus Quellinus I, Flemish wood carver, dies at about 55 on this day in history.

Jan 25 On this day in history robert Burton, author (Anatomy of Melancholy), dies

Feb 04 Hendrick C Vroom, Dutch seascape painter, dies on this day in history.

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

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

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

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 In the year 1640 andre Duchesne, French historian/genealogy, dies

Jun 03 In the year 1640 death of theophilus Howard, 2nd Earl of Suffolk, English politician (b. 1584)

Jul 12 On this day in history henry Casimir I, count of Nassau-Dietz, dies

Oct 20 John Ball, English Puritan clergyman (b. 1585) died in the year 1640.

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 In the year 1640 matthijs Elsevier, Flemish/Dutch book publisher/merchant, dies at 75

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

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 Philippe de la Hire, French mathematician and astronomer (d. 1719) was born on this day in history.

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

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

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 in the year 1640.

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