Famous Deaths In 1661
Friday, 03 July 2015
Jan 01 Pieter Claesz, Dutch still life painter, dies at about 64 in the year 1661.
Jan 03 Maria I Stuart, Queen of England/husband of Willem II, dies at 29 [NS] in the year 1661.
Jan 17 Andres Malong, Philippines rebel leader, executed died in the year 1661.
Jan 19 Thomas Venner, Fifth Monarchist (executed) (b. 1799) died in the year 1661.
Feb 02 In the year 1661 death of lucas Holstenius, German humanist (b. 1596)
Mar 01 On this day in history death of richard Zouch, English jurist (b. 1590)
Mar 08 In the year 1661 jules Mazarin, Italian cardinal/premier of France, dies at 58
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 William Leddra, last Quaker, hanged in Boston died in the year 1661.
Apr 04 Alexander Leslie, 1st Earl of Leven, Scottish soldier (b. circa 1580) died on this day in history.
Apr 07 In the year 1661 death of sir William Brereton, 1st Baronet, English soldier and politician (b. 1604)
May 27 Archibald Campbell, Scottish politician, beheaded at about 53 died on this day in history.
Jun 03 In the year 1661 gottfried Scheidt, composer, dies at 67
Jun 08 On this day in history john Elsevier, book publisher/publisher, dies at 39
Jun 26 Lazaro Valvasensi, composer, dies at 76 in the year 1661.
Aug 06 Jacqueline-M-A the Sainte Madeleine Arnauld, French abbess, dies on this day in history.
Aug 07 Jin Shengtan, Chinese editor, writer and critic (b. 1608) died in the year 1661.
Aug 16 In the year 1661 thomas Fuller, English prime minister, dies at 53
Aug 26 In the year 1661 louis Couperin, composer, dies
Sep 12 Jacobus de la Torra, RC apostole vicar of Holland, dies at about 53 in the year 1661.
Oct 04 Jacqueline Pascal, French child prodigy (b. 1625) died on this day in history.
Oct 06 Guru Har Rai, seventh Sikh Guru died on this day in history.
Oct 26 On this day in history johann B Schup, [Schuppius], German poet/historian/vicar, dies
Oct 28 Agustín Moreto y Cavana, Spanish playwright (b. 1518) died in the year 1661.
Oct 30 On this day in history alexander Adriaenssen, Flemish painter, dies at 74
Oct 31 In the year 1661 mehmed Koprulu, Albanian great vizier of Turkey, dies
Nov 29 On this day in history death of brian Walton, English clergyman and scholar (b. 1600)
Dec 29 In the year 1661 death of antoine Gérard de Saint-Amant, French poet (b. 1594)