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Famous Deaths In 1740

Wednesday, 23 April 2014

Jan 02 Johann Georg Weichenberger, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.

Jan 05 On this day in history antonio Lotti, Italian opera composer, dies at about 72

Jan 27 On this day in history death of louis Henri, Duc de Bourbon, Prime Minister of France (b. 1692)

Feb 08 On this day in history clement XII, [Lorenzo Corsini], blind Pope (1730-40), dies at 87

Feb 09 On this day in history vincenz Lubeck, composer, dies at 85

Feb 29 Pietro Ottoboni, Italian cardinal (b. 1667) died on this day in history.

Apr 23 On this day in history thomas Tickell, poet, dies

Apr 25 On this day in history death of shrimant Baji Rao Vishwanath Bhat, also known as Baji Rao I, a general and Peshwa (b. 1699)

May 15 Ephraim Chambers, English encyclopaedist (b. 1680) died on this day in history.

May 31 Frederick-William I, King of Prussia (1713-1740), dies at 51 on this day in history.

Jun 01 On this day in history death of samuel Werenfels, Swiss theologian (b. 1657)

Jun 06 On this day in history death of alexander Spotswood, British governor of Virginia Colony

Jun 17 Sir William Wyndham, English politician (b. 1687) died on this day in history.

Jul 19 On this day in history francois van Aerssen, Dutch vice-admiral (Suriname), dies at 71

Oct 05 Johann Philipp Baratier, German scholar (b. 1721) died on this day in history.

Oct 20 On this day in history karl VI, German emperor (1711-40), dies

Oct 28 On this day in history anna Ivanova Romanova, empress of Russia (1730-40), dies at 47

Dec 20 Richard Boyle, 2nd Viscount Shannon, English military officer and statesman (b. 1675) died on this day in history.

Dec 26 On this day in history mauritius Louis II earl of Nassau, lt-gen (12 children), dies

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Famous Birthdays In 1740

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Feb 03 Guillaume Lasceux, composer was born on this day in history.

Feb 07 Adam-Philippe Custine, French earl/general/MP was born on this day in history.

Feb 12 Matej Sojka, composer was born on this day in history.

Feb 15 On this day in history birth of ernst Eichner, composer

Feb 16 Giambattista Bodoni, Saluzzo Italy, printer/typeface designer (Bodoni) was born on this day in history.

Feb 17 On this day in history birth of horace B de Saussure, Swiss physicist/geologist

Mar 06 On this day in history birth of giovanni Meli, Siclian poet (Buccolica)

Mar 19 On this day in history birth of johann Georg Roser, composer