Famous Deaths In January - 01
Thursday, 21 March 2019
0379 Basilius the Great, of Caesarea, saint (Moralia), dies on January - 01.
0404 On this day in history death of telemachus, Roman monk, murdered
0898 Odo, earl of Paris/king of France (888-98), dies at about 39 on January - 01.
0962 On January - 01 boudouin III, count of Flanders, dies
1204 Death of King Haakon III of Norway (c. 1170) on this day in history.
1387 On January - 01 karel de Boze, king of Navarra (1349-87), dies
1502 Gregorius XIII, [Ugo Buoncampagni], Italy, pope (1572-85), dies on January - 01.
1515 On this day in history louis XII, "the Justified" king of France (1498-1515), dies at 52
1517 Hermann Vischer, the Younger, German bronze merchant, dies on January - 01.
1554 On January - 01 death of pedro de Valdivia, Spanish conquistador (b. 1500)
1557 Jacques Cartier, French explorer (Canada), dies at 65 on this day in history.
1559 Christian III, king of Denmark/Norway (1534-59), dies on January - 01.
1560 Guillaume du Bellay, Sieur de Langey, French soldier, dies on this day in history.
1617 On January - 01 hendrick Goltzius, Dutch painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies
1626 Cornelis Pieterse Hoft, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at 68 on January - 01.
1630 On January - 01 tetsugen, Zen teacher (Jodo sect converted to Obaku Zen), dies
1631 Death of Thomas Hobson, the "Cambridge Carrier", eponym of Hobson's Choice (b. 1544) on January - 01.
1661 Pieter Claesz, Dutch still life painter, dies at about 64 on this day in history.
1697 On January - 01 death of filippo Baldinucci, Florentine biographer/historian (b. 1624)
1701 Pietro Sanmartini, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1716 William Wycherley, dramatist (The Country Wife), dies at about 75 on January - 01.
1730 On January - 01 daniel Finch, 2nd earl of Nottingham, dies at 82
1742 On this day in history death of peregrine Bertie, 2nd Duke of Ancaster and Kesteven, English statesman (b. 1686)
1748 On this day in history death of johann Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician (b. 1667)
1753 On January - 01 louis-Maurice de La Pierre, composer, dies at 55
1758 On January - 01 johann F von Cronegk, German playwright (Codrus), dies at 26
1759 Death of Jacques-Joachim Trotti, marquis de La Chétardie, French adventurer (b. 1705) on this day in history.
1766 Frans E Jacobus III, Old Pretender, king of Gt Britain/Ireland, dies on January - 01.
1768 Jean-Laurent Krafft, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1777 Emanuele Barbella, composer, dies at 58 on January - 01.
1782 Johann Christian Bach, German composer/Mozarts tutor, dies at 46 on January - 01.
1784 Patrice F earl de Neney, South Neth Secret Council chairman, dies at 67 on January - 01.
1787 On January - 01 arthur Middleton, US farmer (signed Decl of Independence), dies at 44
1789 Christleib Siegmund Binder, composer, dies at 65 on this day in history.