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Famous Deaths In 1679

Saturday, 20 December 2014

Jan 09 On this day in history werner Fabricius, composer, dies at 45

Jan 14 Jacques de Billy, French mathematician (b. 1602) died in the year 1679.

Feb 03 In the year 1679 jan Havicksz Steen, Dutch painter (St Nicolas Feast), dies at 53

Feb 05 On this day in history joost van den Vondel, Dutch poet (Gysbreght van Aemstel), dies at 91

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 in the year 1679.

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 In the year 1679 esaias Reusner, composer, dies at 43

May 03 James Sharp, English archbishop (assassinated) (b. 1613) died in the year 1679.

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 Pablo Bruna, composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.

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 John Snell, English royalist (b. 1629) died in the year 1679.

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

Aug 24 On this day in history death of jean François Paul de Gondi, cardinal de Retz, French churchman and agitator (b. 1614)

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 In the year 1679 death of william Gurnall, English writer (b. 1617)

Oct 24 On this day in history barent Avercamp, Dutch landscape painter, dies at about 66

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

Nov 30 Pieter van Schooten, Dutch mathematician/fort architect, dies at 45 on this day in history.

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

Dec 26 On this day in history 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

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 05 Pietro Filippo Scarlotti, composer was born on this day in history.

Jan 19 On this day in history birth of girolamo Chiti, composer

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

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

Feb 14 Georg Friedrich Kauffman, composer was born on this day in history.

Feb 24 On this day in history birth of domenico Natale Sarro, Italian opera composer

Mar 18 In the year 1679 birth of matthew Decker, English merchant and writer (d. 1759)

May 12 In the year 1679 birth of giovanni Antonio Ricieri, composer