Famous Deaths In 1721
Friday, 23 June 2017
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 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 James Craggs the Elder, English politician (b. 1657) died on this day in history.
Mar 19 Clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italian Pope (1700-21), dies at 71 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1721.
Jul 18 Jean Antoine Watteau, French painter, dies on this day in history.
Jul 25 Geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral of Zealand, dies at 66 in the year 1721.
Aug 03 Grinling Gibbons, Dutch-born woodcarver (b. 1648) died in the year 1721.
Aug 13 Jacques Lelong, French bibliographer (b. 1665) died on this day in history.
Sep 07 In the year 1721 bernhard Albinus, [Weiss], German artist (Frederik of Prussia), dies
Sep 08 In the year 1721 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 on this day in history.
Sep 20 On this day in history death of thomas Doggett, Irish actor
Oct 02 In the year 1721 benott Audran, artist/engraver, dies
Oct 04 Abraham Alewijn, poet/playwright (Beslikte Swaantje), dies at 36 on this day in history.
Oct 11 Edward Colston, English merchant and philanthropist (b. 1636) died on this day in history.
Dec 13 Alexander Selkirk, Scottish sailor and castaway (b. 1676) died on this day in history.
Dec 17 Richard Lumley, 1st Earl of Scarbrough, English statesman (b. 1640) died in the year 1721.
Dec 22 Nathaniel Hawes, tortured & executed in England for robbery died on this day in history.