Famous Deaths In January - 05
Sunday, 05 April 2020
0842 Death of Al-Mu'tasim, Abbasid caliph (b. 794) on this day in history.
1066 On January - 05 edward de Belijder, the Confessor, king of England (1043-66), dies
1387 On January - 05 pedro IV, king of Aragon/conqueror of Sicily, dies at 67
1400 On January - 05 death of john Montacute, 3rd Earl of Salisbury, English politician (executed) (b. ca. 1350)
1425 Death of John of Bavaria/Bayern, liege of Holland/Zealand/Dordrecht, poisoned on this day in history.
1448 Death of Christopher of Bavaria (b. 1416) on this day in history.
1465 Death of Charles, Duke of OrlĂ©ans, French poet (b. 1394) on this day in history.
1477 On January - 05 charles, the Bold, duke of Burgundy/writer, dies at 43
1524 Marko Marulic/Marulus/Splichanin/Pecinich, Croatian poet, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1527 Death of Felix Manz, Swiss leader (executed) (b. 1498) on this day in history.
1588 Death of Qi Jiguang, Chinese general (b. 1528) on January - 05.
1589 Catherine de' Medici, Queen mother of France, dies at 69 on this day in history.
1592 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1713 Death of Jean Chardin, French explorer (b. 1643) on this day in history.
1740 On this day in history antonio Lotti, Italian opera composer, dies at about 72
1746 On this day in history anton Simon Ignaz Praelisauer, composer, dies at 53
1759 Thomas-Philippe et de Boussu, S Neth cardinal, dies at 79 on this day in history.
1762 Elisabeth Petrovna, tsarina of Russia (1741-62), dies at 52 [NS] on this day in history.
1771 On this day in history death of john Russell, 4th Duke of Bedford, British statesman (b. 1710)
1783 On January - 05 friedrich Wilhelm Reidt, composer, dies on 73rd birthday
1788 Johann Schneider, composer, dies at 85 on January - 05.
1796 On January - 05 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 On January - 05 death of major George Johnston, Lieutenant-Governor of New South Wales (b. 1764)
1827 On this day in history 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 January - 05.
1856 Pierre J David, [David d'Angers], French sculptor, dies at 67 on January - 05.
1858 On January - 05 johann JWAFK Radetzky von Radetz, Austr earl/field marshal, dies at 91