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Famous Deaths In May - 17

Monday, 26 October 2020

1050  Guido van Arezzo, Italian music theorist, dies on May - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1189  Death of Minamoto no Yoshitsune, Japanese general (b. 1159) on May - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1336  On this day in history death of emperor Go-Fushimi of Japan (b. 1288)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1365  Death of Louis VI the Roman, Duke of Bavaria and Elector of Brandenburg (b. 1328) on May - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1395  Death of Constantine Dragas, Serbian ruler of a semi-independent realm on May - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1464  On this day in history death of thomas de Ros, 10th Baron de Ros, English politician (executed) (b. 1427)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1510  On this day in history alessandro di Botticelli, painter (Birth of Venus), dies at about 65  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1521  On May - 17 death of edward Stafford, 3rd Duke of Buckingham, English politician (b. 1478)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1575  On this day in history matthew Parker, archbishop of Canterbury (1559-75), dies at 68  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1591  On May - 17 jost/Jobst/Jodocus Amman, Swiss cartoonist/graphic artist, dies at 51  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1606  Death of Forges Dimitri #1, czar of Russia (1605-06), murdered on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1626  On May - 17 death of juan Pujol, Catalan composer (b. 1570)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1695  Cornelis de Heem, painter, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1727  On May - 17 catherine I, Empress of Russia (1725-27), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1729  Samuel Clarke, theologian, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1765  On May - 17 death of alexis Claude Clairault, French mathematician (b. 1713)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1796  On this day in history jacob Wilhelm Lustig, composer, dies at 89  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1797  On this day in history death of michel-Jean Sedaine, French dramatist (b. 1719)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1801  On May - 17 death of william Heberden, English physician (b. 1710)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1807  Death of John Gunby, Maryland Soldier in the American Revolutionary War (b. 1745) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1809  On this day in history leopold Auenbrugger von Auenbrugg, physician, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1822  On May - 17 death of armand-Emmanuel du Plessis, Duc de Richelieu, French-Russian statesman (b. 1766)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1829  On May - 17 death of john Jay, first Chief Justice of the United States (b. 1745)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1838  On this day in history death of charles Maurice de Talleyrand, French diplomat (b. 1754)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1839  On this day in history death of archibald Alison, Scottish author (b. 1757)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1840  Niccolo Paganini, composer, dies at 57 on May - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1851  On this day in history jean E "Adrian" van Bevervoorde, journalist (Treason), dies at 31  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1864  N Hawthorne, writer, dies at 59 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1866  On May - 17 adolf Bernhard Marx, composer, dies at 70  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1868  On May - 17 death of isami Kondo, Shinsengumi Commander (b. 1834)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1872  On this day in history fryderyk Edward Sobolewski, composer, dies at 63  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1875  Death of John C. Breckinridge, Vice President of the United States (b. 1821) on May - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1879  On May - 17 death of asa Packer, railroad magnate and founder of Lehigh Valley Railroad (b. 1805)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1883  Lydia Estes Pinklham, patent-medicine manufacturer, dies on May - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1155  Jien, Japanese poet and historian (d. 1225) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1443  Edmund, Earl of Rutland, brother of Kings Edward IV of England and Richard III of England was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1444  On May - 17 birth of sandro Botticelli, Italian painter (Birth of Venus)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1451  On May - 17 birth of engelbert II, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg-Dietz/viceroy of Luxembourg  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1490  On this day in history birth of albrecht von Hohenzollern, 1st duke of Prussia  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1551  Martinus A del Rio, Spanish/South Neth lawyer/historian/theologist was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1551  On this day in history birth of martin Delrio, Flemish theologian and occultist (d. 1601)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1568  On May - 17 birth of christoph Thomas Walliser, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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