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Famous Deaths In 1679

Friday, 27 May 2016

Jan 09 In the year 1679 werner Fabricius, composer, dies at 45

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

Feb 03 In the year 1679 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 on this day in history.

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 in the year 1679.

Mar 27 Abraham Mignon, Dutch still life painter, dies at 38 in the year 1679.

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

Apr 18 Hofmannswaldau, writer, dies on this day in history.

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

May 03 In the year 1679 death of james Sharp, English archbishop (assassinated) (b. 1613)

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 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 William Chamberlayne, English poet (b. 1619) died on this day in history.

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

Aug 20 Jacob Alting, Dutch theologist, dies at 60 on this day in history.

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

Sep 17 In the year 1679 juan Jose of Austrian, Spanish gen/gov of Netherlands, dies at 50

Sep 20 In the year 1679 cornelis Evertsen the Young, vice-admiral of Zealand, dies at 51

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 in the year 1679.

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 on this day in history.

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

Dec 20 Johan Maurits, count of Nassau-Siegen, dies at 75 on this day in history.

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

Dec 31 Giovanni Alfonso Borelli, Italian physiologist and physicist (b. 1608) died on this day in history.

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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 in the year 1679.

Jan 24 Christian von Wolff, German philosopher was born on this day in history.

Jan 27 On this day in history birth of jean-Francois de Troy, French painter

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

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

Mar 18 On this day in history birth of matthew Decker, English merchant and writer (d. 1759)

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

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