Famous Deaths In 1721
Tuesday, 26 July 2016
Jan 07 In the year 1721 rochus Aerts, Flemish sculptor, dies [or 1739]
Feb 05 James Stanhope 1st earl of Stanhope, English general, dies at 47 on this day in history.
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 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 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 13 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Sep 11 Rudolph J Camerarius, German physician (sexuality plans), dies on this day in history.
Sep 18 Matthew Prior, poet/diplomat, dies in the year 1721.
Sep 20 Thomas Doggett, Irish actor died in the year 1721.
Oct 02 In the year 1721 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 on this day in history.
Dec 17 Richard Lumley, 1st Earl of Scarbrough, English statesman (b. 1640) died in the year 1721.
Dec 22 Nathaniel Hawes, tortured & executed in England for robbery died on this day in history.