Famous Deaths In January - 05
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
0842 Death of Al-Mu'tasim, Abbasid caliph (b. 794) on January - 05.
1066 Edward de Belijder, the Confessor, king of England (1043-66), dies on January - 05.
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 Death of John of Bavaria/Bayern, liege of Holland/Zealand/Dordrecht, poisoned on this day in history.
1448 On January - 05 death of christopher of Bavaria (b. 1416)
1465 Death of Charles, Duke of OrlĂ©ans, 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 On January - 05 death of felix Manz, Swiss leader (executed) (b. 1498)
1588 Death of Qi Jiguang, Chinese general (b. 1528) on this day in history.
1589 Catherine de' Medici, Queen mother of France, dies at 69 on January - 05.
1592 On January - 05 willem II, Duke of Gulik/Kleef/Gelre, dies at about 75
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 On January - 05 death of antonio Lotti, Italian composer (b. 1740)
1684 Claude Audran II, French painter/engraver, dies at 44 on January - 05.
1713 On January - 05 death of jean Chardin, French explorer (b. 1643)
1740 Antonio Lotti, Italian opera composer, dies at about 72 on this day in history.
1746 On January - 05 anton Simon Ignaz Praelisauer, composer, dies at 53
1759 On this day in history thomas-Philippe et de Boussu, S Neth cardinal, dies at 79
1762 Elisabeth Petrovna, tsarina of Russia (1741-62), dies at 52 [NS] on this day in history.
1771 Death of John Russell, 4th Duke of Bedford, British statesman (b. 1710) on January - 05.
1783 Friedrich Wilhelm Reidt, composer, dies on 73rd birthday on this day in history.
1788 On this day in history johann Schneider, composer, dies at 85
1796 On January - 05 samuel Huntington, US judge (signed Decl of Independence), dies at 64
1807 Michel Adanson, French biologist (Plant classes), dies at 79 on January - 05.
1814 On January - 05 johann Gottfried Krebs, composer, dies at 72
1823 Death of Major George Johnston, Lieutenant-Governor of New South Wales (b. 1764) on this day in history.
1827 Frederick of York, English duke/bishop/general, dies at 63 on this day in history.
1846 Death of Alfred Thomas Agate, American artist (b. 1812) on January - 05.
1848 Ferdinando Orlandi, composer, dies at 73 on January - 05.
1856 On January - 05 pierre J David, [David d'Angers], French sculptor, dies at 67
1858 Johann JWAFK Radetzky von Radetz, Austr earl/field marshal, dies at 91 on this day in history.