Famous Deaths In January - 08
Sunday, 15 December 2019
0482 On January - 08 severinus, German monastery founder/saint, dies
0624 On January - 08 abu Sufjan ibn Harb, Kurashite chief, dies in battle
1100 Death of Antipope Clement III (bc. 1029) on January - 08.
1107 Death of Edgar of Scotland (b. 1074) on January - 08.
1198 On this day in history coelestinus III, [Giacinto Bobo], pope (1191-98), dies
1324 On January - 08 marco Polo, Venetian explorer/gov of Nanking, dies
1336 On January - 08 giotto di Bondone, Italian Renaissance painter, dies at about 71
1455 On this day in history laurentius Justitianus, [Lorenzo Giustiniani], saint, dies at 73
1456 Death of St Lawrence Justinian, Italian bishop and first Patriarch of Venice (b. 1381) on this day in history.
1464 Death of Thomas Ebendorfer, Austrian historian (b. 1385) on January - 08.
1557 Death of Albert the Warlike, Prince of Bayreuth (b. 1522) on this day in history.
1567 Jacob Vaet, Flemish composer/royal chaplain master, dies at about 37 on this day in history.
1570 Death of Philibert de l'Orme, French architect (bc. 1510) on January - 08.
1598 On January - 08 johan Georg, elector of Brandenburg (1571-91), dies at 72
1642 Galileo Galilei, Italian physicist/astronomer, dies at 77 in Italy on January - 08.
1651 On January - 08 giovanni Battista Gagliano, composer, dies at 56
1696 Michael de Ronghe, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1707 On this day in history death of john Dalrymple, 1st Earl of Stair, Scottish politician (b. 1648)
1711 On January - 08 philips van Almonde, Zealand lt admiral, dies at 66
1713 Arcangelo Corelli, composer/violinist (Concerti Grossi), dies at 59 on this day in history.
1775 On January - 08 john Baskerville, English printer/type designer, dies at 68
1789 Death of Jack Broughton, English boxer (bc. 1703) on January - 08.
1790 On this day in history john Stinstra, Dutch baptist vicar, dies at 81
1794 On January - 08 death of justus MÃ¶ser, German statesman (b. 1720)
1796 Jean-Marie Collot d'Herbois, Fren Nat Convention chairman, dies at 46 on this day in history.
1808 Messenger, horse that sired many great trotters, dies on this day in history.
1811 Friedrich Nicolai, writer, dies on January - 08.
1815 Edward Pakenham, Engl general (Battle of New Orleans), dies in battle on January - 08.
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 this day in history 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.