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Famous Deaths In October - 17

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0532  On October - 17 boniface II, 1st "German" Pope, dies  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 this day in history 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 October - 17.  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  Death of John Pitts, Catholic scholar and writer. (b. 1560) on this day in history.  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  Death of Adrian Scrope, English regicide (b. 1601) on October - 17.  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  On October - 17 walraad the Old, count/soverign of Nassau-Usingen, dies  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  Arnold Hoogvliet, poet (Abraham the patriarch), dies at 76 on October - 17.  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 October - 17 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  Jean Jacques Dessalines, Emperor of Haiti, dies on October - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1836  Death of Orest Kiprensky, Russian painter (b. 1782) on October - 17.  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  On October - 17 gustav R Kirchhoff, German physicist (spectroscopy), dies at 63  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1889  Death of Nikolai Chernyshevsky, Russian philosopher (b. 1828) on this day in history.  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  Isidor Dannstrom, composer, dies at 84 on October - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1904  Nikolai Amani, composer, dies at 32 on October - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1909  Nicola Spinelli, composer, dies at 44 on October - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1910  Julia Ward Howe, composer (Battle Hymn of Republic), dies at 91 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1917  Maria J "Marie" Bakker, actress/wife of Maarten Stranger, dies at 59 on October - 17.  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 October - 17 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  Death of Santiago Ramón y Cajal, Spanish histologist and neuroscientist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (b. 1852) on this day in history.  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  Jodocus Hondius, Flemish mathematician/cartographer was born on October - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1577  Cristofano Allori, Italian painter (Judith) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1582  Johann Gerhard, German Lutheran leader (d. 1637) was born on October - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1623  Francis Turretin, Swiss theologian (d. 1687) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1626  On October - 17 birth of simon van Leeuwen, lawyer/historian (Roman-Holland regt)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1688  On October - 17 birth of domenico Zipoli, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1696  August III, king of Poland/monarch Frederik August II of Saksen was born on October - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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