Famous Deaths In 1721
Wednesday, 01 April 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 John Sheffield, 1st Duke of Buckingham and Normanby, English statesman and poet (b. 1648) died on this day in history.
Mar 16 On this day in history 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 On this day in history death of michel Chamillart, French statesman (b. 1652)
Jul 08 Elihu Yale, American benefactor of Yale University (b. 1649) died in the year 1721.
Jul 18 Jean Antoine Watteau, French painter, dies in the year 1721.
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 On this day in history bernhard Albinus, [Weiss], German artist (Frederik of Prussia), dies
Sep 08 Michael Brokoff, Czech sculptor (b. 1686) died in the year 1721.
Sep 11 Rudolph J Camerarius, German physician (sexuality plans), dies on this day in history.
Sep 18 Matthew Prior, poet/diplomat, dies on this day in history.
Sep 20 Thomas Doggett, Irish actor died on this day in history.
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 in the year 1721.
Dec 13 In the year 1721 death of alexander Selkirk, Scottish sailor and castaway (b. 1676)
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.