Famous Deaths In 1678
Friday, 27 February 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 in the year 1678.
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 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 Juan García de Zéspedes, Mexican musician and composer (b. 1619) died in the year 1678.
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 in the year 1678.
Oct 02 On this day in history wu San-kuei, gen, invited Manchus to China, dies trying to expel them
Oct 12 On this day in history death of edmund Berry Godfrey, English magistrate (b. 1621)
Oct 18 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Nov 20 In the year 1678 charles Dujardin, painter/etcher (Learned Dog), dies at about 56
Nov 30 Andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71), dies at 67 in the year 1678.