Famous Deaths In 1721
Wednesday, 25 May 2016
Jan 07 In the year 1721 rochus Aerts, Flemish sculptor, dies [or 1739]
Feb 05 In the year 1721 james Stanhope 1st earl of Stanhope, English general, dies at 47
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 in the year 1721.
Mar 16 James Craggs the Elder, English politician (b. 1657) died in the year 1721.
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 in the year 1721.
Jul 08 Elihu Yale, American benefactor of Yale University (b. 1649) died in the year 1721.
Jul 18 On this day in history jean Antoine Watteau, French painter, dies
Jul 25 Geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral of Zealand, dies at 66 in the year 1721.
Aug 03 On this day in history 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 Bernhard Albinus, [Weiss], German artist (Frederik of Prussia), dies in the year 1721.
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 Thomas Doggett, Irish actor died in the year 1721.
Oct 02 Benott Audran, artist/engraver, dies on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Dec 13 Alexander Selkirk, Scottish sailor and castaway (b. 1676) died in the year 1721.
Dec 17 In the year 1721 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.