Famous Deaths In 1721
Thursday, 22 February 2018
Jan 07 Rochus Aerts, Flemish sculptor, dies [or 1739] on this day in history.
Feb 05 On this day in history james Stanhope 1st earl of Stanhope, English general, dies at 47
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 on this day in history.
Mar 16 James Craggs the Elder, English politician (b. 1657) died on this day in history.
Mar 19 In the year 1721 clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italian Pope (1700-21), dies at 71
Apr 14 Michel Chamillart, French statesman (b. 1652) died in the year 1721.
Jul 08 On this day in history death of elihu Yale, American benefactor of Yale University (b. 1649)
Jul 18 On this day in history jean Antoine Watteau, French painter, dies
Jul 25 On this day in history geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral of Zealand, dies at 66
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 in the year 1721.
Sep 11 In the year 1721 rudolph J Camerarius, German physician (sexuality plans), dies
Sep 18 In the year 1721 matthew Prior, poet/diplomat, dies
Sep 20 In the year 1721 death of thomas Doggett, Irish actor
Oct 02 Benott Audran, artist/engraver, dies in the year 1721.
Oct 04 In the year 1721 abraham Alewijn, poet/playwright (Beslikte Swaantje), dies at 36
Oct 11 On this day in history death of edward Colston, English merchant and philanthropist (b. 1636)
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 On this day in history death of nathaniel Hawes, tortured & executed in England for robbery