Famous Deaths In 1678
Saturday, 27 August 2016
Jan 04 Johan Maetsuyker, Dutch gov-general of Ceylon (1653-78), dies at 71 in the year 1678.
Jan 07 On this day in history johannes Flittner, composer, dies at 59
Jan 24 In the year 1678 joan Maetsuyker, gov-gen of Neth East-Indies, dies at 72
Jan 29 Jeronimo Lobo, Portuguese Jesuit missionary (b. 1593) died on this day in history.
Feb 10 In the year 1678 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 In the year 1678 pieter the Great, regent/diplomat, dies at 63
Jun 17 Giacomo Torelli, composer, dies at 69 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1678.
Aug 28 John Berkeley, 1st Baron Berkeley of Stratton, English soldier (b. 1602) died on this day in history.
Oct 02 Wu San-kuei, gen, invited Manchus to China, dies trying to expel them in the year 1678.
Oct 12 Edmund Berry Godfrey, English magistrate (b. 1621) died on this day in history.
Oct 18 In the year 1678 cornelis Galle II, Flemish engraver/illustrator, dies at 63
Oct 26 John Jenkins, composer, dies in the year 1678.
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 In the year 1678 giovanni Maria Bononcini, composer, dies at 36
Nov 20 Charles Dujardin, painter/etcher (Learned Dog), dies at about 56 in the year 1678.
Nov 30 On this day in history andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71), dies at 67