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Famous Deaths In August - 17

Wednesday, 26 June 2019

0754  Karloman, abbot of Monte cassino, dies at >39 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1153  Death of Eustace IV of Boulogne, son of Stephen of England (b. 1130) on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1304  Death of Emperor Go-Fukakusa of Japan (b. 1243) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1464  Nikolaus von Cusa, German theologist/mathematician/philosopher, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1510  On this day in history death of edmund Dudley, English treasurer, beheaded  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1536  Death of Pietersz, book publisher (Kersten Knight on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1553  Charles III, Duke of Savoy, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1635  Francisco de Moncada, Spanish earl of Osuna, dies at 48 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1673  Death of Regnier de Graaf, Dutch physician and anatomist (b. 1641) on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1676  Grimmelshausen, writer, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1681  Nikon, [Nikita Minin], patriarch of Rus-orthodox church, dies at 76 on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1720  Death of Anne Lefèvre, French scholar (b. 1654) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1723  Death of Joseph Bingham, English scholar (b. 1668) on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1730  Mauritius Vogt, composer, dies at 61 on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1731  On this day in history johann Augustin Kobelius, composer, dies at 57  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1768  Death of Vasily Kirillovich Trediakovsky, Russian poet (b. 1703) on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1777  On this day in history giuseppe Scarlotti, composer, dies at 54  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1785  On August - 17 jonathan Trumbull, US patriot, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1786  Frederik II, king of Prussia (1740-86)/composer, dies at 74 on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1792  On this day in history jan Jachym Kopriva, composer, dies at 38  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1804  Barbara Hec, organized 1st methodist church in US, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1834  On August - 17 death of husein Gradaščević, Bosnian rebel leader (b. 1802)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1850  On this day in history jose Francisco de San Martin, South American revolutionary hero, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1861  Death of Alcée Louis la Branche, American Politician (b. 1806) on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1865  On August - 17 johann Nepomuk Poissl, composer, dies at 82  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1875  Death of Wilhelm Bleek, German linguist (b. 1827) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1878  Death of Richard Upjohn, US architect, died on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1880  Ole Bull, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1887  On August - 17 franz Commer, composer, dies at 74  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1888  James Jameson, British nature investigator (Congo), dies on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1889  Ernst Franck, German composer/conductor, dies at 42 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1893  Aleksei N Apuchtin, Russian poet (Stichotvorenia), dies at 52[NS=8/29] on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1896  On August - 17 death of bridget Driscoll, 1st Brit to die in an auto-accident  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1898  Carl Johann Adam Zeller, composer, dies at 56 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1473  On this day in history birth of richard, Duke of York (d. 1483?)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1578  Francesco Albani, Italian painter (d. 1660) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1586  On August - 17 birth of johann V Andreae, German vicar/writer (Christenburg)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1601  Pierre de Fermat, mathematician who needed wider margins [or Aug 20] was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1629  King John III of Poland (d. 1696) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1686  On this day in history birth of nicola Antonio Porpora, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1720  Charles D J Eisen, French engraver/painter (Contes de La Fontaine) was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1753  Josef Dobrovský, Czech linguist (d. 1828) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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