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Famous Deaths In 1678

Saturday, 25 April 2015

Jan 04 Johan Maetsuyker, Dutch gov-general of Ceylon (1653-78), dies at 71 in the year 1678.

Jan 07 Johannes Flittner, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.

Jan 24 On this day in history joan Maetsuyker, gov-gen of Neth East-Indies, dies at 72

Jan 29 In the year 1678 death of jeronimo Lobo, Portuguese Jesuit missionary (b. 1593)

Feb 10 On this day in history death of philip Vingboons, Amsterdam's master builder, buried

May 05 On this day in history anna M van Schurman, Dutch poet/spoke 10 languages, dies at about 70

May 06 On this day in history joseph de La Barre, composer, dies at 44

Jun 02 Pieter the Great, regent/diplomat, dies at 63 on this day in history.

Jun 17 Giacomo Torelli, composer, dies at 69 in the year 1678.

Aug 05 Juan García de Zéspedes, Mexican musician and composer (b. 1619) died in the year 1678.

Aug 16 On this day in history death of andrew Marvell, English poet (Definition of Love), ODs at 57

Aug 28 On this day in history death of john Berkeley, 1st Baron Berkeley of Stratton, English soldier (b. 1602)

Oct 02 In the year 1678 wu San-kuei, gen, invited Manchus to China, dies trying to expel them

Oct 12 In the year 1678 death of edmund Berry Godfrey, English magistrate (b. 1621)

Oct 18 Cornelis Galle II, Flemish engraver/illustrator, dies at 63 in the year 1678.

Oct 26 In the year 1678 john Jenkins, composer, dies

Nov 01 William Coddington, first Governor of Rhode Island (b. 1601) died in the year 1678.

Nov 07 On this day in history erasmus Quellinus II [Quellien], Flemish painter/etcher, dies at 70

Nov 18 On this day in history giovanni Maria Bononcini, composer, dies at 36

Nov 20 On this day in history charles Dujardin, painter/etcher (Learned Dog), dies at about 56

Nov 30 On this day in history andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71), dies at 67

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Famous Birthdays In 1678

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Mar 03 Madeleine de Verchères, French Canadian heroine (d. 1747) was born on this day in history.

Mar 04 In the year 1678 birth of antonio Vivaldi, Venice, Baroque violin virtuoso/composer (4 Seasons)

Mar 07 In the year 1678 birth of filippo Juvara, Italian architect (d. 1736)

Mar 15 In the year 1678 birth of dominique Marie Valet, French RC/old-catholic bishop

Jul 06 Nicola Francesco Haym, composer was born in the year 1678.

Jul 26 On this day in history birth of joseph I Habsburg, German king/Roman catholic emperor (1705-11)

Sep 16 Henry St John, English statesman and philosopher (d. 1751) was born in the year 1678.

Sep 29 In the year 1678 birth of adrien-Maurice, 3rd duc de Noailles, French soldier (d. 1766)