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Famous Deaths In October - 17

Monday, 06 April 2020

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

1638  On October - 17 death of gilles Claesz de Hondecoeter, Flemish (?) painter, buried at about 63  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1660  On this day in history 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 October - 17.  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  Arnold Hoogvliet, poet (Abraham the patriarch), dies at 76 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1776  Death of Pierre François le Courayer, French theologian (b. 1681) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1786  On this day in history death of johann Ludwig Aberli, Swiss artist (b. 1723)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1825  Peter Winter, composer, dies at 71 on October - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1836  On this day in history death of orest Kiprensky, Russian painter (b. 1782)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1837  On this day in history johann Nepomuk Hummel, Austrian composer, dies at 58  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  On October - 17 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  On this day in history death of nikolai Chernyshevsky, Russian philosopher (b. 1828)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1897  Isidor Dannstrom, composer, dies at 84 on October - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1904  On October - 17 nikolai Amani, composer, dies at 32  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1909  On October - 17 nicola Spinelli, composer, dies at 44  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 this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1918  Gordon White, cricketer (WW I Superb S African batsman 1905-12), dies on October - 17.  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  On October - 17 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  On this day in history john S Plaskett, Canadian astronomer (Plaskett's twins), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Birthdays In October - 17

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1253  Ivo of Kermartin, ]]) was born on October - 17.  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 October - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1623  Francis Turretin, Swiss theologian (d. 1687) was born on October - 17.  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  On this day in history birth of domenico Zipoli, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1696  On October - 17 birth of august III, king of Poland/monarch Frederik August II of Saksen  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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