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Famous Deaths In 1679

Friday, 06 May 2016

Jan 09 Werner Fabricius, composer, dies at 45 in the year 1679.

Jan 14 On this day in history death of jacques de Billy, French mathematician (b. 1602)

Feb 03 On this day in history jan Havicksz Steen, Dutch painter (St Nicolas Feast), dies at 53

Feb 05 Joost van den Vondel, Dutch poet (Gysbreght van Aemstel), dies at 91 in the year 1679.

Mar 16 On this day in history death of john Leverett, Governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony (b. 1616)

Mar 26 Johannes Schefferus, Alsatian-born humanist (b. 1621) died in the year 1679.

Mar 27 Abraham Mignon, Dutch still life painter, dies at 38 on this day in history.

Apr 17 John van Kessel, Flemish painter, dies at 53 on this day in history.

Apr 18 Hofmannswaldau, writer, dies in the year 1679.

May 01 On this day in history esaias Reusner, composer, dies at 43

May 03 James Sharp, English archbishop (assassinated) (b. 1613) died on this day in history.

May 26 Ferdinand Maria, Elector of Bavaria (b. 1636) died on this day in history.

Jun 03 In the year 1679 death of jean-Francius Miller, painter, buried

Jun 15 In the year 1679 death of guillaume Courtois, French painter (b. 1628)

Jun 27 On this day in history pablo Bruna, composer, dies at 68

Jul 08 Samuel J Columbus, Swedish poet (Odae Sveticae), dies in the year 1679.

Jul 11 In the year 1679 death of william Chamberlayne, English poet (b. 1619)

Aug 06 On this day in history death of john Snell, English royalist (b. 1629)

Aug 20 In the year 1679 jacob Alting, Dutch theologist, dies at 60

Aug 24 Jean François Paul de Gondi, cardinal de Retz, French churchman and agitator (b. 1614) died in the year 1679.

Sep 17 Juan Jose of Austrian, Spanish gen/gov of Netherlands, dies at 50 in the year 1679.

Sep 20 Cornelis Evertsen the Young, vice-admiral of Zealand, dies at 51 in the year 1679.

Oct 12 William Gurnall, English writer (b. 1617) died in the year 1679.

Oct 24 Barent Avercamp, Dutch landscape painter, dies at about 66 on this day in history.

Oct 26 Roger Boyle, 1st Earl of Orrery, British soldier, statesman, and dramatist (b. 1621) died in the year 1679.

Nov 30 On this day in history pieter van Schooten, Dutch mathematician/fort architect, dies at 45

Dec 04 Thomas Hobbes, English philosopher (b. 1588) died on this day in history.

Dec 17 Don Juan, ruler of Spain, dies in the year 1679.

Dec 20 On this day in history johan Maurits, count of Nassau-Siegen, dies at 75

Dec 26 In the year 1679 john van de Cappelle, Amsterdam landscape painter, dies at 53

Dec 31 In the year 1679 death of giovanni Alfonso Borelli, Italian physiologist and physicist (b. 1608)

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Famous Birthdays In 1679

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Jan 05 Pietro Filippo Scarlotti, composer was born in the year 1679.

Jan 19 In the year 1679 birth of girolamo Chiti, composer

Jan 24 On this day in history birth of christian von Wolff, German philosopher

Jan 27 Jean-Francois de Troy, French painter was born on this day in history.

Feb 14 On this day in history birth of georg Friedrich Kauffman, composer

Feb 24 In the year 1679 birth of domenico Natale Sarro, Italian opera composer

Mar 18 Matthew Decker, English merchant and writer (d. 1759) was born in the year 1679.

May 12 On this day in history birth of giovanni Antonio Ricieri, composer

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