Famous Deaths In January - 28
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
0814 Charlemagne, German emperor/Roman Emperor (800-814), dies at 71 on January - 28.
1061 On January - 28 death of duke SpytihnÄ›v II of Bohemia (b. 1031)
1119 On this day in history gelasius II, [Giovannis Caetani], pope (1118-19), dies
1256 Willem II, earl of Holland/German emperor (1238, 47-56), dies at 22 on January - 28.
1271 Death of Isabella of Aragon, queen of Philip III of France (b. 1247) on January - 28.
1393 Death of Earl of Joigny, burned at royal ball on January - 28.
1443 Death of Robert le MaĂ§on, Chancellor of France on January - 28.
1528 Philips of Cleve, ruler of Ravenstein, dies on January - 28.
1547 Henry VIII, King of England (1509-47), dies at 55 on January - 28.
1549 On January - 28 elia Levita, German-Yiddish writer (Habachur), dies at about 80
1560 On this day in history john a Lasco, [John Laski], Polish nobleman/reformed theologist, dies
1595 Francis Drake, English pirate, Admiral and Governor of Newfoundland (Porto Bello West Indies), dies at 50 on January - 28.
1606 On January - 28 carolus Gallus, [Karel de Haan], Dutch lawyer/pastor/vicar, dies at 85
1612 Thomas Bodley, diplomat/founder (Bodleian Library), dies on January - 28.
1621 On January - 28 paulus V, [Camillo Borghese], 233rd pope (1605-21), dies at 68
1672 On January - 28 death of pierre SĂ©guier, Chancellor of France (b. 1588)
1681 Death of Richard Allestree, English royalist churchman (b. 1619) on January - 28.
1687 Johannes Hevelius, astronomer (star cataloger), dies on 76th birthday on this day in history.
1697 On January - 28 death of john Fenwick, English conspirator
1725 On this day in history peter I "the Great" Romanov, czar of Russia, dies at 52 [NS=Feb 8]
1754 On January - 28 ludvig Holberg, Danish lawyer/writer (Hendrig og Pernille), dies at 69
1768 On this day in history john Wainwright, composer, dies at 44
1782 Jean-Baptiste-Bourguignon d'Anville, French geographer, dies at 84 on January - 28.
1810 Death of Andrew Hofer, Tyrolian rebel against French & Bavarians, shot dead on this day in history.
1813 Jan Joseph Rosler, composer, dies at 41 on this day in history.
1817 On January - 28 friedrich Ludwig Emilius Kunzen, composer, dies at 55
1829 On January - 28 death of william Burke, murderer/body snatcher, executed in Edinburgh
1832 Death of Augustin Daniel Belliard, French general (b. 1769) on this day in history.
1838 On this day in history aleksandr I Polezjajev, Russian poet (Sasjka), dies at 33 [NS]
1859 Death of Frederick John Robinson, 1st Viscount Goderich, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1782) on this day in history.
1864 Death of Ă‰mile Clapeyron, French engineer and physicist (b. 1799) on January - 28.
1868 Death of Adalbert Stifter, Austrian author (Witiko), commits suicide at 62 on January - 28.
1869 On this day in history prudent-Louis Aubery du Boulley, composer, dies at 72
1873 On January - 28 henry Hugo Pierson, composer, dies at 57