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Famous Deaths In August - 17

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

1676  On August - 17 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  On this day in history death of anne Lefèvre, French scholar (b. 1654)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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

1785  Jonathan Trumbull, US patriot, dies on this day in history.  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 August - 17 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  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  Death of AlcĂ©e Louis la Branche, American Politician (b. 1806) on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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

1878  On August - 17 death of richard Upjohn, US architect, died  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1880  Ole Bull, composer, dies at 70 on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1887  Franz Commer, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.  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 this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1896  Death of Bridget Driscoll, 1st Brit to die in an auto-accident on this day in history.  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  Richard, Duke of York (d. 1483?) was born on August - 17.  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  Johann V Andreae, German vicar/writer (Christenburg) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1601  On August - 17 birth of pierre de Fermat, mathematician who needed wider margins [or Aug 20]  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1686  On August - 17 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 DobrovskĂ˝, Czech linguist (d. 1828) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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