Famous Deaths In January - 16
Friday, 30 October 2020
0308 On January - 16 marcellus I, Catholic Pope (-308), dies
0429 Honoratius of Arles, bishop/saint, dies [or 430] on January - 16.
0960 Death of Polyeuctus, Patriarch of Constantinople on this day in history.
1343 On January - 16 robert of Anjou, king (Naples), dies
1400 On January - 16 death of john Holland, 1st Duke of Exeter, English politician (executed) (b. 1352)
1545 Death of George Spalatin, German reformer (b. 1484) on January - 16.
1547 Death of Johannes Schöner, German astronomer and cartographer (b. 1477) on this day in history.
1554 Death of Christiern Pedersen, Danish humanist (b. 1480) on this day in history.
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 this day in history death of charles Annibal Fabrot, French lawyer (b. 1580)
1703 On January - 16 matteo Coferati, composer, dies at 64
1710 On January - 16 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 this day in history death of arnold Drakenborch, Dutch classical scholar (b. 1684)
1750 Death of Ivan Trubetskoy, Russian field marshall (b. 1667) on January - 16.
1752 On this day in history death of francis Blomefield, English topographer (b. 1705)
1794 Edward Gibbon, historian (Decline & Fall), dies in London at 56 on January - 16.
1809 Death of John Moore, British general (b. 1761) on this day in history.
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 On January - 16 aleksandr I Polezjajev, Russian poet (Sasjka), dies at 33 [OS]
1842 Thomas Freanby, Norwegian landscape painter, dies on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1864 Anton Schindler, German violinist/biographer (Beethoven), dies at 68 on January - 16.
1865 Death of Edmond François Valentin About, French writer (b. 1828) on this day in history.
1879 Death of Octave Crémazie, French Canadian poet (b. 1827) on January - 16.
1886 On January - 16 amilcare Ponchielli, Italian composer (La Gioconda), dies at 51
1891 On January - 16 clement-Philibert-Leo Delibes, composer, dies at 54
1892 On January - 16 imakita Kosen, Zen teacher/abbot of Engagkuji monastery, dies
1893 On January - 16 johan Philip Koelman, painter/sculptor/architect, dies at 74
1898 On this day in history death of charles Pelham Villiers, longest-serving MP in the British House of Commons (b. 1802)