Famous Deaths In 1721
Thursday, 19 January 2017
Jan 07 In the year 1721 rochus Aerts, Flemish sculptor, dies [or 1739]
Feb 05 James Stanhope 1st earl of Stanhope, English general, dies at 47 in the year 1721.
Feb 16 James Craggs the Younger, English politician (b. 1686) died in the year 1721.
Feb 24 John Sheffield, 1st Duke of Buckingham and Normanby, English statesman and poet (b. 1648) died in the year 1721.
Mar 16 In the year 1721 death of james Craggs the Elder, English politician (b. 1657)
Mar 19 In the year 1721 clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italian Pope (1700-21), dies at 71
Apr 14 In the year 1721 death of michel Chamillart, French statesman (b. 1652)
Jul 08 On this day in history death of elihu Yale, American benefactor of Yale University (b. 1649)
Jul 18 In the year 1721 jean Antoine Watteau, French painter, dies
Jul 25 Geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral of Zealand, dies at 66 in the year 1721.
Aug 03 In the year 1721 death of grinling Gibbons, Dutch-born woodcarver (b. 1648)
Aug 13 Jacques Lelong, French bibliographer (b. 1665) died in the year 1721.
Sep 07 Bernhard Albinus, [Weiss], German artist (Frederik of Prussia), dies in the year 1721.
Sep 08 On this day in history death of michael Brokoff, Czech sculptor (b. 1686)
Sep 11 Rudolph J Camerarius, German physician (sexuality plans), dies in the year 1721.
Sep 18 In the year 1721 matthew Prior, poet/diplomat, dies
Sep 20 In the year 1721 death of thomas Doggett, Irish actor
Oct 02 Benott Audran, artist/engraver, dies in the year 1721.
Oct 04 Abraham Alewijn, poet/playwright (Beslikte Swaantje), dies at 36 in the year 1721.
Oct 11 In the year 1721 death of edward Colston, English merchant and philanthropist (b. 1636)
Dec 13 Alexander Selkirk, Scottish sailor and castaway (b. 1676) died on this day in history.
Dec 17 In the year 1721 death of richard Lumley, 1st Earl of Scarbrough, English statesman (b. 1640)
Dec 22 In the year 1721 death of nathaniel Hawes, tortured & executed in England for robbery