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Famous Deaths In August - 17

Saturday, 23 October 2021

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

1153  On this day in history death of eustace IV of Boulogne, son of Stephen of England (b. 1130)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1464  On this day in history nikolaus von Cusa, German theologist/mathematician/philosopher, dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1510  Death of Edmund Dudley, English treasurer, beheaded on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1553  On this day in history charles III, Duke of Savoy, dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

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

1676  Grimmelshausen, writer, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1720  On August - 17 death of anne Lefèvre, French scholar (b. 1654)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1723  On this day in history death of joseph Bingham, English scholar (b. 1668)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1730  On this day in history mauritius Vogt, composer, dies at 61  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1731  Johann Augustin Kobelius, composer, dies at 57 on August - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1768  On this day in history death of vasily Kirillovich Trediakovsky, Russian poet (b. 1703)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1785  Jonathan Trumbull, US patriot, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1786  On August - 17 frederik II, king of Prussia (1740-86)/composer, dies at 74  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1792  Jan Jachym Kopriva, composer, dies at 38 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1804  On August - 17 barbara Hec, organized 1st methodist church in US, dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1834  On this day in history death of husein Gradaščević, Bosnian rebel leader (b. 1802)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1861  On this day in history death of alcée Louis la Branche, American Politician (b. 1806)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1865  On this day in history johann Nepomuk Poissl, composer, dies at 82  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1875  On August - 17 death of wilhelm Bleek, German linguist (b. 1827)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1878  Death of Richard Upjohn, US architect, died on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1887  Franz Commer, composer, dies at 74 on August - 17.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1889  On this day in history ernst Franck, German composer/conductor, dies at 42  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1893  Aleksei N Apuchtin, Russian poet (Stichotvorenia), dies at 52[NS=8/29] on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1896  On this day in history death of bridget Driscoll, 1st Brit to die in an auto-accident  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1898  On August - 17 carl Johann Adam Zeller, composer, dies at 56  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1578  On this day in history birth of francesco Albani, Italian painter (d. 1660)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1586  On this day in history birth of johann V Andreae, German vicar/writer (Christenburg)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1601  Pierre de Fermat, mathematician who needed wider margins [or Aug 20] was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1629  On August - 17 birth of king John III of Poland (d. 1696)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1720  Charles D J Eisen, French engraver/painter (Contes de La Fontaine) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

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