Famous Deaths In January - 05
Thursday, 21 February 2019
0842 On January - 05 death of al-Mu'tasim, Abbasid caliph (b. 794)
1066 Edward de Belijder, the Confessor, king of England (1043-66), dies on this day in history.
1387 Pedro IV, king of Aragon/conqueror of Sicily, dies at 67 on January - 05.
1400 Death of John Montacute, 3rd Earl of Salisbury, English politician (executed) (b. ca. 1350) on this day in history.
1425 On this day in history death of john of Bavaria/Bayern, liege of Holland/Zealand/Dordrecht, poisoned
1448 Death of Christopher of Bavaria (b. 1416) on January - 05.
1465 Death of Charles, Duke of Orléans, French poet (b. 1394) on this day in history.
1477 On this day in history charles, the Bold, duke of Burgundy/writer, dies at 43
1524 Marko Marulic/Marulus/Splichanin/Pecinich, Croatian poet, dies at 73 on January - 05.
1527 Death of Felix Manz, Swiss leader (executed) (b. 1498) on this day in history.
1588 On this day in history death of qi Jiguang, Chinese general (b. 1528)
1589 Catherine de' Medici, Queen mother of France, dies at 69 on January - 05.
1592 Willem II, Duke of Gulik/Kleef/Gelre, dies at about 75 on this day in history.
1595 Ercole Procaccini, Italian painter, dies on this day in history.
1603 On January - 05 pieter Adriaansz van der Werff, mayor of Lead, dies at 73
1667 Death of Antonio Lotti, Italian composer (b. 1740) on January - 05.
1684 On this day in history claude Audran II, French painter/engraver, dies at 44
1713 Death of Jean Chardin, French explorer (b. 1643) on this day in history.
1740 On January - 05 antonio Lotti, Italian opera composer, dies at about 72
1746 Anton Simon Ignaz Praelisauer, composer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
1759 On January - 05 thomas-Philippe et de Boussu, S Neth cardinal, dies at 79
1762 On this day in history elisabeth Petrovna, tsarina of Russia (1741-62), dies at 52 [NS]
1771 Death of John Russell, 4th Duke of Bedford, British statesman (b. 1710) on January - 05.
1783 On January - 05 friedrich Wilhelm Reidt, composer, dies on 73rd birthday
1788 Johann Schneider, composer, dies at 85 on January - 05.
1796 Samuel Huntington, US judge (signed Decl of Independence), dies at 64 on January - 05.
1807 On this day in history michel Adanson, French biologist (Plant classes), dies at 79
1814 Johann Gottfried Krebs, composer, dies at 72 on January - 05.
1823 Death of Major George Johnston, Lieutenant-Governor of New South Wales (b. 1764) on this day in history.
1827 On January - 05 frederick of York, English duke/bishop/general, dies at 63
1846 Death of Alfred Thomas Agate, American artist (b. 1812) on this day in history.
1848 Ferdinando Orlandi, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1856 Pierre J David, [David d'Angers], French sculptor, dies at 67 on this day in history.
1858 Johann JWAFK Radetzky von Radetz, Austr earl/field marshal, dies at 91 on January - 05.