Famous Deaths In January - 08
Monday, 24 June 2019
0482 On this day in history severinus, German monastery founder/saint, dies
0624 On this day in history abu Sufjan ibn Harb, Kurashite chief, dies in battle
1100 Death of Antipope Clement III (bc. 1029) on January - 08.
1107 On this day in history death of edgar of Scotland (b. 1074)
1198 On January - 08 coelestinus III, [Giacinto Bobo], pope (1191-98), dies
1324 On January - 08 marco Polo, Venetian explorer/gov of Nanking, dies
1336 Giotto di Bondone, Italian Renaissance painter, dies at about 71 on this day in history.
1455 On January - 08 laurentius Justitianus, [Lorenzo Giustiniani], saint, dies at 73
1456 On January - 08 death of st Lawrence Justinian, Italian bishop and first Patriarch of Venice (b. 1381)
1464 Death of Thomas Ebendorfer, Austrian historian (b. 1385) on January - 08.
1557 On January - 08 death of albert the Warlike, Prince of Bayreuth (b. 1522)
1567 On January - 08 jacob Vaet, Flemish composer/royal chaplain master, dies at about 37
1570 On January - 08 death of philibert de l'Orme, French architect (bc. 1510)
1598 On January - 08 johan Georg, elector of Brandenburg (1571-91), dies at 72
1642 On this day in history galileo Galilei, Italian physicist/astronomer, dies at 77 in Italy
1651 On this day in history giovanni Battista Gagliano, composer, dies at 56
1696 Michael de Ronghe, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1707 On January - 08 death of john Dalrymple, 1st Earl of Stair, Scottish politician (b. 1648)
1711 Philips van Almonde, Zealand lt admiral, dies at 66 on January - 08.
1713 On January - 08 arcangelo Corelli, composer/violinist (Concerti Grossi), dies at 59
1775 On January - 08 john Baskerville, English printer/type designer, dies at 68
1789 Death of Jack Broughton, English boxer (bc. 1703) on this day in history.
1790 On this day in history john Stinstra, Dutch baptist vicar, dies at 81
1794 Death of Justus Möser, German statesman (b. 1720) on this day in history.
1796 Jean-Marie Collot d'Herbois, Fren Nat Convention chairman, dies at 46 on this day in history.
1808 On this day in history messenger, horse that sired many great trotters, dies
1811 On January - 08 friedrich Nicolai, writer, dies
1815 Edward Pakenham, Engl general (Battle of New Orleans), dies in battle on this day in history.
1819 Christian Gottlob Saupe, composer, dies at 55 on January - 08.
1825 Death of Eli Whitney, American inventor (b. 1765) on this day in history.
1831 On January - 08 franz Vinzenz Krommer, composer, dies at 71
1842 Pierre, earl the Cambronne, Fren general (Waterloo, Elba), dies at 71 on this day in history.
1854 Death of William Carr Beresford, 1st Viscount Beresford, British general and politician (b. 1768) on this day in history.
1858 Friedrich Karl Kuhmstedt, composer, dies at 48 on January - 08.