Famous Deaths In 1678
Wednesday, 26 October 2016
Jan 04 In the year 1678 johan Maetsuyker, Dutch gov-general of Ceylon (1653-78), dies at 71
Jan 07 Johannes Flittner, composer, dies at 59 in the year 1678.
Jan 24 Joan Maetsuyker, gov-gen of Neth East-Indies, dies at 72 in the year 1678.
Jan 29 Jeronimo Lobo, Portuguese Jesuit missionary (b. 1593) died in the year 1678.
Feb 10 In the year 1678 death of philip Vingboons, Amsterdam's master builder, buried
May 05 Anna M van Schurman, Dutch poet/spoke 10 languages, dies at about 70 in the year 1678.
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 In the year 1678 giacomo Torelli, composer, dies at 69
Aug 05 In the year 1678 death of juan García de Zéspedes, Mexican musician and composer (b. 1619)
Aug 16 Andrew Marvell, English poet (Definition of Love), ODs at 57 died on this day in history.
Aug 28 John Berkeley, 1st Baron Berkeley of Stratton, English soldier (b. 1602) died in the year 1678.
Oct 02 Wu San-kuei, gen, invited Manchus to China, dies trying to expel them in the year 1678.
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 John Jenkins, composer, dies on this day in history.
Nov 01 On this day in history death of william Coddington, first Governor of Rhode Island (b. 1601)
Nov 07 In the year 1678 erasmus Quellinus II [Quellien], Flemish painter/etcher, dies at 70
Nov 18 Giovanni Maria Bononcini, composer, dies at 36 in the year 1678.
Nov 20 In the year 1678 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