Famous Deaths In January - 29
Friday, 24 January 2020
0969 On January - 29 peter, tsar of Bulgaria (927-69), dies
1240 On this day in history death of pelagio Galvani, Cardinal-Bishop of Albano (b. va. 1165)
1342 Death of Louis I, Duke of Bourbon (b. 1279) on January - 29.
1559 Thomas Pope, English politician, benefactor, dies at about 52 on January - 29.
1597 On this day in history death of elias Ammerbach, German organist (b. 1530)
1608 On this day in history death of frederick I, Duke of WĂĽrttemberg (b. 1557)
1647 Death of Francis Meres, English writer (b. 1565) on January - 29.
1663 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1696 Ivan V, co-tsar of Russia (1682-89), dies on January - 29.
1706 Death of Charles Sackville, 6th Earl of Dorset, English poet and courtier (b. 1638) on this day in history.
1737 Death of George Hamilton, 1st Earl of Orkney, British soldier (b. 1666) on January - 29.
1743 On January - 29 andre Hercule Fleury, French cardinal (1726-43), dies
1763 Death of Louis Racine, French poet (b. 1692) on this day in history.
1814 Johann G Fichte, German philosopher (Wissenschaftslehre), dies at 51 on this day in history.
1820 George III, king of Great-Britain (1760-1820), dies at 81 on January - 29.
1824 Louise MC countess of Albany, Henegouws salon owner, dies at 71 on January - 29.
1829 Death of Paul FranĂ§ois Jean Nicolas Barras, French politician (b. 1755) on January - 29.
1837 On January - 29 death of aleksandr Pushkin, poet/novelist (Golden Cockeral), killed in a duel
1870 On this day in history death of leopold II, Grand Duke of Tuscany (b. 1797)
1871 On January - 29 death of philippe-Joseph Aubert de GaspĂ©, French Canadian writer and Seigneur (b. 1786)
1879 On this day in history antonia MB Antonucci, Italian cardinal/diplomat, dies at 80
1888 Edward Lear, poet/author, dies at 75 on January - 29.
1899 Alfred Sisley, painter, dies on January - 29.
1906 Christaan IX, King of Denmark (1893-1906), dies on January - 29.
1910 On this day in history edouard Rod, French/Swiss writer (Mishel' Tes'e), dies at 52
1912 On January - 29 hermann Bang, writer, dies at 54
1916 Edward Hubertus Joannes Keurvils, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
1917 Evelyn Baring earl Cromer, English consul-general in Egypt, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1921 On January - 29 billy Gunn, cricket (score 392 runs for Eng including a century), dies
1924 On this day in history joseph Ludwig, composer, dies at 79
1928 On January - 29 douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig/field marshal (WW I), dies at 66
1933 On this day in history death of sara Teasdale, American poet (b. 1884)