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Famous Deaths In October - 17

Wednesday, 23 October 2019

0532  Boniface II, 1st "German" Pope, dies on October - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1174  On this day in history death of queen Petronila of Aragon (b. 1135)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1312  On October - 17 jan II, duke of Brabant/Limburg (charter of Kortenberg), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1552  Andreas Osiander, Protestant Reformation theologist, dies at 53 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1586  Philip Sidney, English poet/diplomat, dies in battle at 32 on October - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1616  On October - 17 death of john Pitts, Catholic scholar and writer. (b. 1560)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1638  Death of Gilles Claesz de Hondecoeter, Flemish (?) painter, buried at about 63 on October - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1660  On October - 17 death of adrian Scrope, English regicide (b. 1601)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1673  On October - 17 death of thomas Clifford, 1st Baron Clifford of Chudleigh, English statesman (b. 1630)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1702  Walraad the Old, count/soverign of Nassau-Usingen, dies on October - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1757  Death of René Antoine Ferchault de Réaumur, French scientist (b. 1683) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1763  On this day in history arnold Hoogvliet, poet (Abraham the patriarch), dies at 76  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1776  Death of Pierre François le Courayer, French theologian (b. 1681) on October - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1780  On this day in history death of william Cookworthy, English chemist (b. 1705)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1786  Death of Johann Ludwig Aberli, Swiss artist (b. 1723) on October - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1806  On this day in history jean Jacques Dessalines, Emperor of Haiti, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1825  On this day in history peter Winter, composer, dies at 71  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1836  On October - 17 death of orest Kiprensky, Russian painter (b. 1782)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1837  Johann Nepomuk Hummel, Austrian composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1849  On October - 17 frederic F Chopin, Polish/French pianist/composer, dies at 39  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1868  On this day in history death of laura Secord, Canadian heroine of the war of 1812 (b. 1775)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1887  Gustav R Kirchhoff, German physicist (spectroscopy), dies at 63 on October - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1889  Death of Nikolai Chernyshevsky, Russian philosopher (b. 1828) on October - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1890  On this day in history prosper Philippe Catherine Sainton, composer, dies at 77  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1897  On October - 17 isidor Dannstrom, composer, dies at 84  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1904  On this day in history nikolai Amani, composer, dies at 32  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1909  Nicola Spinelli, composer, dies at 44 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1910  On October - 17 julia Ward Howe, composer (Battle Hymn of Republic), dies at 91  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1917  Maria J "Marie" Bakker, actress/wife of Maarten Stranger, dies at 59 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1918  Gordon White, cricketer (WW I Superb S African batsman 1905-12), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1921  On this day in history katherine Griffith, actress (Pollyanna), dies at 45  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1931  On this day in history death of alfons Maria Jakob, German neurologist (b. 1884)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1934  On this day in history death of santiago Ramón y Cajal, Spanish histologist and neuroscientist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (b. 1852)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1941  John S Plaskett, Canadian astronomer (Plaskett's twins), dies on October - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1253  Ivo of Kermartin, ]]) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1563  On this day in history birth of jodocus Hondius, Flemish mathematician/cartographer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1577  On this day in history birth of cristofano Allori, Italian painter (Judith)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1582  Johann Gerhard, German Lutheran leader (d. 1637) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1623  On October - 17 birth of francis Turretin, Swiss theologian (d. 1687)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1626  Simon van Leeuwen, lawyer/historian (Roman-Holland regt) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1688  Domenico Zipoli, composer was born on October - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1696  August III, king of Poland/monarch Frederik August II of Saksen was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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