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Famous Deaths In 1740

Thursday, 11 February 2016

Jan 02 On this day in history johann Georg Weichenberger, composer, dies at 63

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 Clement XII, [Lorenzo Corsini], blind Pope (1730-40), dies at 87 in the year 1740.

Feb 09 Vincenz Lubeck, composer, dies at 85 on this day in history.

Feb 29 On this day in history death of pietro Ottoboni, Italian cardinal (b. 1667)

Apr 23 Thomas Tickell, poet, dies in the year 1740.

Apr 25 In the year 1740 death of shrimant Baji Rao Vishwanath Bhat, also known as Baji Rao I, a general and Peshwa (b. 1699)

May 15 In the year 1740 death of ephraim Chambers, English encyclopaedist (b. 1680)

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

Jun 01 Samuel Werenfels, Swiss theologian (b. 1657) died in the year 1740.

Jun 06 In the year 1740 death of alexander Spotswood, British governor of Virginia Colony

Jun 17 In the year 1740 death of sir William Wyndham, English politician (b. 1687)

Jul 19 Francois van Aerssen, Dutch vice-admiral (Suriname), dies at 71 on this day in history.

Oct 05 Johann Philipp Baratier, German scholar (b. 1721) died in the year 1740.

Oct 20 Karl VI, German emperor (1711-40), dies on this day in history.

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 in the year 1740.

Dec 26 Mauritius Louis II earl of Nassau, lt-gen (12 children), dies in the year 1740.

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Feb 03 On this day in history birth of guillaume Lasceux, composer

Feb 07 On this day in history birth of adam-Philippe Custine, French earl/general/MP

Feb 12 On this day in history birth of matej Sojka, composer

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

Feb 16 Giambattista Bodoni, Saluzzo Italy, printer/typeface designer (Bodoni) was born in the year 1740.

Feb 17 In the year 1740 birth of horace B de Saussure, Swiss physicist/geologist

Mar 06 Giovanni Meli, Siclian poet (Buccolica) was born on this day in history.

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

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