Famous Deaths In January - 05
Wednesday, 21 August 2019
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 On January - 05 pedro IV, king of Aragon/conqueror of Sicily, dies at 67
1400 Death of John Montacute, 3rd Earl of Salisbury, English politician (executed) (b. ca. 1350) on January - 05.
1425 On January - 05 death of john of Bavaria/Bayern, liege of Holland/Zealand/Dordrecht, poisoned
1448 On January - 05 death of christopher of Bavaria (b. 1416)
1465 On January - 05 death of charles, Duke of Orléans, French poet (b. 1394)
1477 Charles, the Bold, duke of Burgundy/writer, dies at 43 on January - 05.
1524 On January - 05 marko Marulic/Marulus/Splichanin/Pecinich, Croatian poet, dies at 73
1527 Death of Felix Manz, Swiss leader (executed) (b. 1498) on January - 05.
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 this day in history.
1592 On January - 05 willem II, Duke of Gulik/Kleef/Gelre, dies at about 75
1595 On this day in history ercole Procaccini, Italian painter, dies
1603 On this day in history pieter Adriaansz van der Werff, mayor of Lead, dies at 73
1667 On January - 05 death of antonio Lotti, Italian composer (b. 1740)
1684 On this day in history claude Audran II, French painter/engraver, dies at 44
1713 On January - 05 death of jean Chardin, French explorer (b. 1643)
1740 On this day in history antonio Lotti, Italian opera composer, dies at about 72
1746 On January - 05 anton Simon Ignaz Praelisauer, composer, dies at 53
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 this day in history.
1783 Friedrich Wilhelm Reidt, composer, dies on 73rd birthday on this day in history.
1788 Johann Schneider, composer, dies at 85 on January - 05.
1796 On this day in history samuel Huntington, US judge (signed Decl of Independence), dies at 64
1807 On January - 05 michel Adanson, French biologist (Plant classes), dies at 79
1814 On this day in history 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 On January - 05 frederick of York, English duke/bishop/general, dies at 63
1846 On this day in history death of alfred Thomas Agate, American artist (b. 1812)
1848 On January - 05 ferdinando Orlandi, composer, dies at 73
1856 Pierre J David, [David d'Angers], French sculptor, dies at 67 on January - 05.
1858 On this day in history johann JWAFK Radetzky von Radetz, Austr earl/field marshal, dies at 91