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Famous Deaths In August - 17

Monday, 06 April 2020

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

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

1304  On August - 17 death of emperor Go-Fukakusa of Japan (b. 1243)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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

1536  On August - 17 death of pietersz, book publisher (Kersten Knight  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1553  Charles III, Duke of Savoy, dies on August - 17.  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  On August - 17 death of regnier de Graaf, Dutch physician and anatomist (b. 1641)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1676  On this day in history grimmelshausen, writer, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1720  Death of Anne Lefèvre, French scholar (b. 1654) on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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

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

1768  Death of Vasily Kirillovich Trediakovsky, Russian poet (b. 1703) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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

1786  On this day in history frederik II, king of Prussia (1740-86)/composer, dies at 74  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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

1834  Death of Husein Gradaščević, Bosnian rebel leader (b. 1802) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1850  On August - 17 jose Francisco de San Martin, South American revolutionary hero, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1861  On this day in history death of alcĂ©e Louis la Branche, American Politician (b. 1806)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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

1878  On this day in history death of richard Upjohn, US architect, died  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 August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1893  On this day in history aleksei N Apuchtin, Russian poet (Stichotvorenia), dies at 52[NS=8/29]  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  On August - 17 carl Johann Adam Zeller, composer, dies at 56  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  On this day in history birth of francesco Albani, Italian painter (d. 1660)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1586  On this day in history 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 August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1720  On this day in history birth of charles D J Eisen, French engraver/painter (Contes de La Fontaine)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1753  On August - 17 birth of josef DobrovskĂ˝, Czech linguist (d. 1828)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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