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Famous Deaths In October - 17

Tuesday, 28 January 2020

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

1174  Death of Queen Petronila of Aragon (b. 1135) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1312  Jan II, duke of Brabant/Limburg (charter of Kortenberg), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1586  Philip Sidney, English poet/diplomat, dies in battle at 32 on this day in history.  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  On this day in history death of gilles Claesz de Hondecoeter, Flemish (?) painter, buried at about 63  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1673  Death of Thomas Clifford, 1st Baron Clifford of Chudleigh, English statesman (b. 1630) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1702  Walraad the Old, count/soverign of Nassau-Usingen, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1763  On October - 17 arnold Hoogvliet, poet (Abraham the patriarch), dies at 76  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1780  On October - 17 death of william Cookworthy, English chemist (b. 1705)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1806  On October - 17 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 October - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1868  Death of Laura Secord, Canadian heroine of the war of 1812 (b. 1775) on October - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1887  Gustav R Kirchhoff, German physicist (spectroscopy), dies at 63 on this day in history.  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 this day in history.  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  On this day in history maria J "Marie" Bakker, actress/wife of Maarten Stranger, dies at 59  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1918  On October - 17 gordon White, cricketer (WW I Superb S African batsman 1905-12), dies  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 this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous People Born On This Day In History

1253  On this day in history birth of ivo of Kermartin, ]])  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1563  Jodocus Hondius, Flemish mathematician/cartographer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1577  On October - 17 birth of cristofano Allori, Italian painter (Judith)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1582  On this day in history birth of johann Gerhard, German Lutheran leader (d. 1637)  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 October - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1688  Domenico Zipoli, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1696  On this day in history birth of august III, king of Poland/monarch Frederik August II of Saksen  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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