Famous Deaths In January - 16
Wednesday, 04 August 2021
0308 On this day in history marcellus I, Catholic Pope (-308), dies
0429 On January - 16 honoratius of Arles, bishop/saint, dies [or 430]
0960 On this day in history death of polyeuctus, Patriarch of Constantinople
1343 Robert of Anjou, king (Naples), dies on this day in history.
1400 Death of John Holland, 1st Duke of Exeter, English politician (executed) (b. 1352) on January - 16.
1545 Death of George Spalatin, German reformer (b. 1484) on January - 16.
1547 On this day in history death of johannes Schöner, German astronomer and cartographer (b. 1477)
1554 Death of Christiern Pedersen, Danish humanist (b. 1480) on January - 16.
1585 On January - 16 death of edward Clinton, 1st Earl of Lincoln, English admiral (b. 1512)
1595 Murad III, sultan of Turkey (1574-95), dies on January - 16.
1659 On January - 16 death of charles Annibal Fabrot, French lawyer (b. 1580)
1703 On January - 16 matteo Coferati, composer, dies at 64
1710 Death of Emperor Higashiyama of Japan (b. 1675) on January - 16.
1711 Death of Joseph Vaz, Apostle of Ceylon (b. 1651) on this day in history.
1747 On this day in history death of barthold Heinrich Brockes, German poet (b. 1680)
1748 On this day in history death of arnold Drakenborch, Dutch classical scholar (b. 1684)
1750 On January - 16 death of ivan Trubetskoy, Russian field marshall (b. 1667)
1752 On January - 16 death of francis Blomefield, English topographer (b. 1705)
1794 Edward Gibbon, historian (Decline & Fall), dies in London at 56 on this day in history.
1809 On this day in history death of john Moore, British general (b. 1761)
1817 Antonin Josef Alois Volanek, composer, dies at 55 on January - 16.
1834 Death of Jean Nicolas Pierre Hachette, French mathematician (b. 1769) on January - 16.
1838 Aleksandr I Polezjajev, Russian poet (Sasjka), dies at 33 [OS] on January - 16.
1842 On January - 16 thomas Freanby, Norwegian landscape painter, dies
1849 On this day in history wilhelm M L de Wette, German theologist, dies at 69
1856 Death of Thaddeus William Harris, American naturalist (b. 1795) on January - 16.
1864 Anton Schindler, German violinist/biographer (Beethoven), dies at 68 on January - 16.
1865 On January - 16 death of edmond François Valentin About, French writer (b. 1828)
1879 On this day in history death of octave Crémazie, French Canadian poet (b. 1827)
1886 On this day in history amilcare Ponchielli, Italian composer (La Gioconda), dies at 51
1891 On January - 16 clement-Philibert-Leo Delibes, composer, dies at 54
1892 Imakita Kosen, Zen teacher/abbot of Engagkuji monastery, dies on January - 16.
1893 On January - 16 johan Philip Koelman, painter/sculptor/architect, dies at 74
1898 Death of Charles Pelham Villiers, longest-serving MP in the British House of Commons (b. 1802) on this day in history.