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Famous Deaths In 1678

Saturday, 22 November 2014

Jan 04 On this day in history johan Maetsuyker, Dutch gov-general of Ceylon (1653-78), dies at 71

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 Philip Vingboons, Amsterdam's master builder, buried died on this day in history.

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

May 06 Joseph de La Barre, composer, dies at 44 on this day in history.

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 Juan García de Zéspedes, Mexican musician and composer (b. 1619) died on this day in history.

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

Oct 18 In the year 1678 cornelis Galle II, Flemish engraver/illustrator, dies at 63

Oct 26 On this day in history john Jenkins, composer, dies

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

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.

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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 Antonio Vivaldi, Venice, Baroque violin virtuoso/composer (4 Seasons) was born in the year 1678.

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

Mar 15 Dominique Marie Valet, French RC/old-catholic bishop was born in the year 1678.

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

Jul 26 Joseph I Habsburg, German king/Roman catholic emperor (1705-11) was born on this day in history.

Sep 16 On this day in history birth of henry St John, English statesman and philosopher (d. 1751)

Sep 29 Adrien-Maurice, 3rd duc de Noailles, French soldier (d. 1766) was born on this day in history.