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Famous Deaths In 1679

Tuesday, 23 September 2014

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

Jan 14 Jacques de Billy, French mathematician (b. 1602) died on this day in history.

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

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

Mar 16 In the year 1679 death of john Leverett, Governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony (b. 1616)

Mar 26 On this day in history death of johannes Schefferus, Alsatian-born humanist (b. 1621)

Mar 27 On this day in history abraham Mignon, Dutch still life painter, dies at 38

Apr 17 John van Kessel, Flemish painter, dies at 53 in the year 1679.

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

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

May 03 On this day in history death of james Sharp, English archbishop (assassinated) (b. 1613)

May 26 Ferdinand Maria, Elector of Bavaria (b. 1636) died in the year 1679.

Jun 03 Jean-Francius Miller, painter, buried died in the year 1679.

Jun 15 Guillaume Courtois, French painter (b. 1628) died on this day in history.

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

Jul 08 In the year 1679 samuel J Columbus, Swedish poet (Odae Sveticae), dies

Jul 11 William Chamberlayne, English poet (b. 1619) died in the year 1679.

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 on this day in history.

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 on this day in history.

Nov 30 Pieter van Schooten, Dutch mathematician/fort architect, dies at 45 in the year 1679.

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

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

Dec 20 In the year 1679 johan Maurits, count of Nassau-Siegen, dies at 75

Dec 26 John van de Cappelle, Amsterdam landscape painter, dies at 53 in the year 1679.

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 On this day in history birth of pietro Filippo Scarlotti, composer

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

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

Jan 27 In the year 1679 birth of jean-Francois de Troy, French painter

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

Feb 24 Domenico Natale Sarro, Italian opera composer was born in the year 1679.

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

May 12 Giovanni Antonio Ricieri, composer was born on this day in history.