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Famous Deaths In 1740

Sunday, 29 May 2016

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 Louis Henri, Duc de Bourbon, Prime Minister of France (b. 1692) died in the year 1740.

Feb 08 Clement XII, [Lorenzo Corsini], blind Pope (1730-40), dies at 87 in the year 1740.

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

Feb 29 Pietro Ottoboni, Italian cardinal (b. 1667) died in the year 1740.

Apr 23 Thomas Tickell, poet, dies on this day in history.

Apr 25 Shrimant Baji Rao Vishwanath Bhat, also known as Baji Rao I, a general and Peshwa (b. 1699) died in the year 1740.

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

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 Alexander Spotswood, British governor of Virginia Colony died on this day in history.

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

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

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Famous Birthdays In 1740

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

Feb 07 In the year 1740 birth of adam-Philippe Custine, French earl/general/MP

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

Feb 15 In the year 1740 birth of ernst Eichner, composer

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

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 Johann Georg Roser, composer was born on this day in history.

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