Famous Deaths In January - 16
Monday, 06 April 2020
0308 On January - 16 marcellus I, Catholic Pope (-308), dies
0429 On January - 16 honoratius of Arles, bishop/saint, dies [or 430]
0960 Death of Polyeuctus, Patriarch of Constantinople on January - 16.
1343 Robert of Anjou, king (Naples), dies on January - 16.
1400 On this day in history death of john Holland, 1st Duke of Exeter, English politician (executed) (b. 1352)
1545 On January - 16 death of george Spalatin, German reformer (b. 1484)
1547 On January - 16 death of johannes SchĂ¶ner, German astronomer and cartographer (b. 1477)
1554 Death of Christiern Pedersen, Danish humanist (b. 1480) on January - 16.
1585 Death of Edward Clinton, 1st Earl of Lincoln, English admiral (b. 1512) on this day in history.
1595 Murad III, sultan of Turkey (1574-95), dies on this day in history.
1659 Death of Charles Annibal Fabrot, French lawyer (b. 1580) on January - 16.
1703 On this day in history matteo Coferati, composer, dies at 64
1710 On this day in history death of emperor Higashiyama of Japan (b. 1675)
1711 Death of Joseph Vaz, Apostle of Ceylon (b. 1651) on this day in history.
1747 Death of Barthold Heinrich Brockes, German poet (b. 1680) on this day in history.
1748 On January - 16 death of arnold Drakenborch, Dutch classical scholar (b. 1684)
1750 Death of Ivan Trubetskoy, Russian field marshall (b. 1667) on this day in history.
1752 Death of Francis Blomefield, English topographer (b. 1705) on this day in history.
1794 On January - 16 edward Gibbon, historian (Decline & Fall), dies in London at 56
1809 Death of John Moore, British general (b. 1761) on January - 16.
1817 On January - 16 antonin Josef Alois Volanek, composer, dies at 55
1834 On this day in history death of jean Nicolas Pierre Hachette, French mathematician (b. 1769)
1838 Aleksandr I Polezjajev, Russian poet (Sasjka), dies at 33 [OS] on this day in history.
1842 Thomas Freanby, Norwegian landscape painter, dies on January - 16.
1849 Wilhelm M L de Wette, German theologist, dies at 69 on January - 16.
1856 On January - 16 death of thaddeus William Harris, American naturalist (b. 1795)
1864 Anton Schindler, German violinist/biographer (Beethoven), dies at 68 on this day in history.
1865 Death of Edmond FranĂ§ois Valentin About, French writer (b. 1828) on this day in history.
1879 On this day in history death of octave CrĂ©mazie, French Canadian poet (b. 1827)
1886 On January - 16 amilcare Ponchielli, Italian composer (La Gioconda), dies at 51
1891 Clement-Philibert-Leo Delibes, composer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
1892 On this day in history imakita Kosen, Zen teacher/abbot of Engagkuji monastery, dies
1893 On this day in history 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.