Famous Deaths In January - 28
Monday, 24 June 2019
0814 On January - 28 charlemagne, German emperor/Roman Emperor (800-814), dies at 71
1061 On this day in history death of duke Spytihněv II of Bohemia (b. 1031)
1119 Gelasius II, [Giovannis Caetani], pope (1118-19), dies on this day in history.
1256 Willem II, earl of Holland/German emperor (1238, 47-56), dies at 22 on this day in history.
1271 On January - 28 death of isabella of Aragon, queen of Philip III of France (b. 1247)
1393 Death of Earl of Joigny, burned at royal ball on this day in history.
1443 Death of Robert le Maçon, Chancellor of France on January - 28.
1528 Philips of Cleve, ruler of Ravenstein, dies on January - 28.
1547 On January - 28 henry VIII, King of England (1509-47), dies at 55
1549 On January - 28 elia Levita, German-Yiddish writer (Habachur), dies at about 80
1560 John a Lasco, [John Laski], Polish nobleman/reformed theologist, dies on this day in history.
1595 On January - 28 francis Drake, English pirate, Admiral and Governor of Newfoundland (Porto Bello West Indies), dies at 50
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 this day in history.
1621 On this day in history paulus V, [Camillo Borghese], 233rd pope (1605-21), dies at 68
1672 Death of Pierre Séguier, Chancellor of France (b. 1588) on this day in history.
1681 On this day in history death of richard Allestree, English royalist churchman (b. 1619)
1687 On January - 28 johannes Hevelius, astronomer (star cataloger), dies on 76th birthday
1697 Death of John Fenwick, English conspirator on this day in history.
1725 On this day in history peter I "the Great" Romanov, czar of Russia, dies at 52 [NS=Feb 8]
1754 Ludvig Holberg, Danish lawyer/writer (Hendrig og Pernille), dies at 69 on January - 28.
1768 On January - 28 john Wainwright, composer, dies at 44
1782 On this day in history jean-Baptiste-Bourguignon d'Anville, French geographer, dies at 84
1810 On this day in history death of andrew Hofer, Tyrolian rebel against French & Bavarians, shot dead
1813 On January - 28 jan Joseph Rosler, composer, dies at 41
1817 On this day in history friedrich Ludwig Emilius Kunzen, composer, dies at 55
1829 Death of William Burke, murderer/body snatcher, executed in Edinburgh on January - 28.
1832 On January - 28 death of augustin Daniel Belliard, French general (b. 1769)
1838 Aleksandr I Polezjajev, Russian poet (Sasjka), dies at 33 [NS] on January - 28.
1859 On January - 28 death of frederick John Robinson, 1st Viscount Goderich, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1782)
1864 Death of Émile Clapeyron, French engineer and physicist (b. 1799) on this day in history.
1868 On January - 28 death of adalbert Stifter, Austrian author (Witiko), commits suicide at 62
1869 Prudent-Louis Aubery du Boulley, composer, dies at 72 on January - 28.
1873 On this day in history henry Hugo Pierson, composer, dies at 57