Famous Deaths In 1721
Saturday, 29 April 2017
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 on this day in history.
Feb 16 James Craggs the Younger, English politician (b. 1686) died on this day in history.
Feb 24 In the year 1721 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 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 In the year 1721 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 In the year 1721 jean Antoine Watteau, French painter, dies
Jul 25 On this day in history geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral of Zealand, dies at 66
Aug 03 In the year 1721 death of grinling Gibbons, Dutch-born woodcarver (b. 1648)
Aug 13 In the year 1721 death of jacques Lelong, French bibliographer (b. 1665)
Sep 07 In the year 1721 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 In the year 1721 death of thomas Doggett, Irish actor
Oct 02 On this day in history benott Audran, artist/engraver, dies
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 on this day in history.
Dec 13 Alexander Selkirk, Scottish sailor and castaway (b. 1676) died in the year 1721.
Dec 17 Richard Lumley, 1st Earl of Scarbrough, English statesman (b. 1640) died on this day in history.
Dec 22 On this day in history death of nathaniel Hawes, tortured & executed in England for robbery