Famous Deaths In 1721
Wednesday, 04 March 2015
Jan 07 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Feb 24 On this day in history death of john Sheffield, 1st Duke of Buckingham and Normanby, English statesman and poet (b. 1648)
Mar 16 James Craggs the Elder, English politician (b. 1657) died on this day in history.
Mar 19 On this day in history clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italian Pope (1700-21), dies at 71
Apr 14 On this day in history death of michel Chamillart, French statesman (b. 1652)
Jul 08 In the year 1721 death of elihu Yale, American benefactor of Yale University (b. 1649)
Jul 18 Jean Antoine Watteau, French painter, dies on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 13 Jacques Lelong, French bibliographer (b. 1665) died on this day in history.
Sep 07 Bernhard Albinus, [Weiss], German artist (Frederik of Prussia), dies on this day in history.
Sep 08 Michael Brokoff, Czech sculptor (b. 1686) died on this day in history.
Sep 11 Rudolph J Camerarius, German physician (sexuality plans), dies in the year 1721.
Sep 18 Matthew Prior, poet/diplomat, dies in the year 1721.
Sep 20 Thomas Doggett, Irish actor died on this day in history.
Oct 02 Benott Audran, artist/engraver, dies on this day in history.
Oct 04 In the year 1721 abraham Alewijn, poet/playwright (Beslikte Swaantje), dies at 36
Oct 11 Edward Colston, English merchant and philanthropist (b. 1636) died in the year 1721.
Dec 13 Alexander Selkirk, Scottish sailor and castaway (b. 1676) died in the year 1721.
Dec 17 On this day in history death of richard Lumley, 1st Earl of Scarbrough, English statesman (b. 1640)
Dec 22 Nathaniel Hawes, tortured & executed in England for robbery died in the year 1721.