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Famous Deaths In 1679

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

Jan 14 In the year 1679 death of jacques de Billy, French mathematician (b. 1602)

Feb 03 Jan Havicksz Steen, Dutch painter (St Nicolas Feast), dies at 53 on this day in history.

Feb 05 In the year 1679 joost van den Vondel, Dutch poet (Gysbreght van Aemstel), dies at 91

Mar 16 John Leverett, Governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony (b. 1616) died in the year 1679.

Mar 26 Johannes Schefferus, Alsatian-born humanist (b. 1621) died on this day in history.

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 in the year 1679.

Apr 18 On this day in history hofmannswaldau, writer, dies

May 01 Esaias Reusner, composer, dies at 43 in the year 1679.

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 On this day in history death of jean-Francius Miller, painter, buried

Jun 15 On this day in history death of guillaume Courtois, French painter (b. 1628)

Jun 27 Pablo Bruna, composer, dies at 68 in the year 1679.

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

Jul 11 On this day in history death of william Chamberlayne, English poet (b. 1619)

Aug 06 In the year 1679 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 on this day in history.

Oct 12 On this day in history death of william Gurnall, English writer (b. 1617)

Oct 24 Barent Avercamp, Dutch landscape painter, dies at about 66 in the year 1679.

Oct 26 Roger Boyle, 1st Earl of Orrery, British soldier, statesman, and dramatist (b. 1621) died on this day in history.

Nov 30 In the year 1679 pieter van Schooten, Dutch mathematician/fort architect, dies at 45

Dec 04 Thomas Hobbes, English philosopher (b. 1588) died in the year 1679.

Dec 17 On this day in history don Juan, ruler of Spain, dies

Dec 20 Johan Maurits, count of Nassau-Siegen, dies at 75 in the year 1679.

Dec 26 John van de Cappelle, Amsterdam landscape painter, dies at 53 on this day in history.

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 on this day in history.

Jan 19 Girolamo Chiti, composer was born on this day in history.

Jan 24 In the year 1679 birth of christian von Wolff, German philosopher

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

Feb 14 In the year 1679 birth of georg Friedrich Kauffman, composer

Feb 24 On this day in history 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 In the year 1679 birth of giovanni Antonio Ricieri, composer