Famous Deaths In 1678
Saturday, 28 May 2016
Jan 04 Johan Maetsuyker, Dutch gov-general of Ceylon (1653-78), dies at 71 in the year 1678.
Jan 07 In the year 1678 johannes Flittner, composer, dies at 59
Jan 24 Joan Maetsuyker, gov-gen of Neth East-Indies, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Jan 29 Jeronimo Lobo, Portuguese Jesuit missionary (b. 1593) died in the year 1678.
Feb 10 On this day in history death of philip Vingboons, Amsterdam's master builder, buried
May 05 In the year 1678 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 On this day in history pieter the Great, regent/diplomat, dies at 63
Jun 17 Giacomo Torelli, composer, dies at 69 in the year 1678.
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 on this day in history.
Oct 12 Edmund Berry Godfrey, English magistrate (b. 1621) died in the year 1678.
Oct 18 On this day in history cornelis Galle II, Flemish engraver/illustrator, dies at 63
Oct 26 In the year 1678 john Jenkins, composer, dies
Nov 01 In the year 1678 death of william Coddington, first Governor of Rhode Island (b. 1601)
Nov 07 Erasmus Quellinus II [Quellien], Flemish painter/etcher, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Nov 18 Giovanni Maria Bononcini, composer, dies at 36 in the year 1678.
Nov 20 Charles Dujardin, painter/etcher (Learned Dog), dies at about 56 in the year 1678.
Nov 30 Andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71), dies at 67 on this day in history.