Famous Deaths In 1721
Thursday, 20 October 2016
Jan 07 Rochus Aerts, Flemish sculptor, dies [or 1739] on this day in history.
Feb 05 James Stanhope 1st earl of Stanhope, English general, dies at 47 in the year 1721.
Feb 16 On this day in history death of james Craggs the Younger, English politician (b. 1686)
Feb 24 In the year 1721 death of john Sheffield, 1st Duke of Buckingham and Normanby, English statesman and poet (b. 1648)
Mar 16 In the year 1721 death of james Craggs the Elder, English politician (b. 1657)
Mar 19 Clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italian Pope (1700-21), dies at 71 in the year 1721.
Apr 14 Michel Chamillart, French statesman (b. 1652) died on this day in history.
Jul 08 Elihu Yale, American benefactor of Yale University (b. 1649) died on this day in history.
Jul 18 In the year 1721 jean Antoine Watteau, French painter, dies
Jul 25 In the year 1721 geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral of Zealand, dies at 66
Aug 03 Grinling Gibbons, Dutch-born woodcarver (b. 1648) died in the year 1721.
Aug 13 On this day in history death of jacques Lelong, French bibliographer (b. 1665)
Sep 07 Bernhard Albinus, [Weiss], German artist (Frederik of Prussia), dies on this day in history.
Sep 08 On this day in history death of michael Brokoff, Czech sculptor (b. 1686)
Sep 11 In the year 1721 rudolph J Camerarius, German physician (sexuality plans), dies
Sep 18 Matthew Prior, poet/diplomat, dies in the year 1721.
Sep 20 On this day in history death of thomas Doggett, Irish actor
Oct 02 On this day in history benott Audran, artist/engraver, dies
Oct 04 On this day in history abraham Alewijn, poet/playwright (Beslikte Swaantje), dies at 36
Oct 11 Edward Colston, English merchant and philanthropist (b. 1636) died on this day in history.
Dec 13 In the year 1721 death of alexander Selkirk, Scottish sailor and castaway (b. 1676)
Dec 17 Richard Lumley, 1st Earl of Scarbrough, English statesman (b. 1640) died in the year 1721.
Dec 22 On this day in history death of nathaniel Hawes, tortured & executed in England for robbery