Famous Deaths In 1661
Tuesday, 17 January 2017
Jan 01 In the year 1661 pieter Claesz, Dutch still life painter, dies at about 64
Jan 03 In the year 1661 maria I Stuart, Queen of England/husband of Willem II, dies at 29 [NS]
Jan 17 In the year 1661 death of andres Malong, Philippines rebel leader, executed
Jan 19 Thomas Venner, Fifth Monarchist (executed) (b. 1799) died in the year 1661.
Feb 02 Lucas Holstenius, German humanist (b. 1596) died in the year 1661.
Mar 01 Richard Zouch, English jurist (b. 1590) died in the year 1661.
Mar 08 Jules Mazarin, Italian cardinal/premier of France, dies at 58 on this day in history.
Mar 09 Jules "Cardinal" Mazarin, chief minister of France, dies at 58 in the year 1661.
Mar 22 Hendrick Uylenburgh, art dealer, buried at about 73 died on this day in history.
Mar 24 On this day in history death of william Leddra, last Quaker, hanged in Boston
Apr 04 Alexander Leslie, 1st Earl of Leven, Scottish soldier (b. circa 1580) died in the year 1661.
Apr 07 On this day in history death of sir William Brereton, 1st Baronet, English soldier and politician (b. 1604)
May 27 In the year 1661 death of archibald Campbell, Scottish politician, beheaded at about 53
Jun 03 In the year 1661 gottfried Scheidt, composer, dies at 67
Jun 08 In the year 1661 john Elsevier, book publisher/publisher, dies at 39
Jun 26 Lazaro Valvasensi, composer, dies at 76 on this day in history.
Aug 06 In the year 1661 jacqueline-M-A the Sainte Madeleine Arnauld, French abbess, dies
Aug 07 On this day in history death of jin Shengtan, Chinese editor, writer and critic (b. 1608)
Aug 16 In the year 1661 thomas Fuller, English prime minister, dies at 53
Aug 26 On this day in history louis Couperin, composer, dies
Sep 12 In the year 1661 jacobus de la Torra, RC apostole vicar of Holland, dies at about 53
Oct 04 On this day in history death of jacqueline Pascal, French child prodigy (b. 1625)
Oct 06 On this day in history death of guru Har Rai, seventh Sikh Guru
Oct 26 Johann B Schup, [Schuppius], German poet/historian/vicar, dies in the year 1661.
Oct 28 In the year 1661 death of agustín Moreto y Cavana, Spanish playwright (b. 1518)
Oct 30 In the year 1661 alexander Adriaenssen, Flemish painter, dies at 74
Oct 31 Mehmed Koprulu, Albanian great vizier of Turkey, dies on this day in history.
Nov 29 In the year 1661 death of brian Walton, English clergyman and scholar (b. 1600)
Dec 29 Antoine Gérard de Saint-Amant, French poet (b. 1594) died on this day in history.