Famous Deaths In January - 29
Wednesday, 04 August 2021
0969 Peter, tsar of Bulgaria (927-69), dies on January - 29.
1240 On January - 29 death of pelagio Galvani, Cardinal-Bishop of Albano (b. va. 1165)
1342 On January - 29 death of louis I, Duke of Bourbon (b. 1279)
1559 On January - 29 thomas Pope, English politician, benefactor, dies at about 52
1597 Death of Elias Ammerbach, German organist (b. 1530) on this day in history.
1608 On this day in history death of frederick I, Duke of Württemberg (b. 1557)
1647 On this day in history death of francis Meres, English writer (b. 1565)
1663 On January - 29 robert Sanderson, Bishop of Lincoln (1660-63), dies
1676 Death of Tsar Alexis I of Russia (b. 1629) on this day in history.
1678 Death of Jeronimo Lobo, Portuguese Jesuit missionary (b. 1593) on January - 29.
1696 Ivan V, co-tsar of Russia (1682-89), dies on this day in history.
1706 On this day in history death of charles Sackville, 6th Earl of Dorset, English poet and courtier (b. 1638)
1737 On January - 29 death of george Hamilton, 1st Earl of Orkney, British soldier (b. 1666)
1743 Andre Hercule Fleury, French cardinal (1726-43), dies on this day in history.
1763 Death of Louis Racine, French poet (b. 1692) on this day in history.
1814 On this day in history johann G Fichte, German philosopher (Wissenschaftslehre), dies at 51
1820 George III, king of Great-Britain (1760-1820), dies at 81 on this day in history.
1824 Louise MC countess of Albany, Henegouws salon owner, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1829 On this day in history death of paul François Jean Nicolas Barras, French politician (b. 1755)
1837 Death of Aleksandr Pushkin, poet/novelist (Golden Cockeral), killed in a duel on this day in history.
1870 On this day in history death of leopold II, Grand Duke of Tuscany (b. 1797)
1871 On this day in history death of philippe-Joseph Aubert de Gaspé, French Canadian writer and Seigneur (b. 1786)
1879 Antonia MB Antonucci, Italian cardinal/diplomat, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1888 On this day in history edward Lear, poet/author, dies at 75
1899 On January - 29 alfred Sisley, painter, dies
1906 Christaan IX, King of Denmark (1893-1906), dies on this day in history.
1910 Edouard Rod, French/Swiss writer (Mishel' Tes'e), dies at 52 on January - 29.
1912 On this day in history hermann Bang, writer, dies at 54
1916 On January - 29 edward Hubertus Joannes Keurvils, composer, dies at 62
1917 On January - 29 evelyn Baring earl Cromer, English consul-general in Egypt, dies at 75
1921 Billy Gunn, cricket (score 392 runs for Eng including a century), dies on this day in history.
1924 On this day in history joseph Ludwig, composer, dies at 79
1928 On this day in history douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig/field marshal (WW I), dies at 66
1933 Death of Sara Teasdale, American poet (b. 1884) on January - 29.