Famous Deaths In 1721
Sunday, 29 November 2015
Jan 07 Rochus Aerts, Flemish sculptor, dies [or 1739] in the year 1721.
Feb 05 James Stanhope 1st earl of Stanhope, English general, dies at 47 in the year 1721.
Feb 16 In the year 1721 death of james Craggs the Younger, English politician (b. 1686)
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 in the year 1721.
Mar 19 On this day in history clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italian Pope (1700-21), dies at 71
Apr 14 Michel Chamillart, French statesman (b. 1652) died on this day in history.
Jul 08 On this day in history death of elihu Yale, American benefactor of Yale University (b. 1649)
Jul 18 Jean Antoine Watteau, French painter, dies in the year 1721.
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 On this day in history bernhard Albinus, [Weiss], German artist (Frederik of Prussia), dies
Sep 08 Michael Brokoff, Czech sculptor (b. 1686) died on this day in history.
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 in the year 1721.
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 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.