Famous Deaths In 1640
Wednesday, 22 January 2020
Jan 14 On this day in history death of thomas Coventry, 1st Baron Coventry, English lawyer and judge (b. 1578)
Jan 22 Erasmus Quellinus I, Flemish wood carver, dies at about 55 in the year 1640.
Jan 25 Robert Burton, author (Anatomy of Melancholy), dies on this day in history.
Feb 04 In the year 1640 hendrick C Vroom, Dutch seascape painter, dies
Feb 09 On this day in history murad IV, sultan of Turkey (1623-40), dies in Baghdad at 27
Mar 08 In the year 1640 guillaume van Messaus, composer, dies at 50
Mar 17 Philip Massinger, dramatist, dies in the year 1640.
Apr 02 Matthias C Sarbiewski, [Sarbievius], Polish jesuit/poet, dies at 45 in the year 1640.
Apr 10 On this day in history agostino Agazzari, Italian composer, dies at 61
May 30 On this day in history andre Duchesne, French historian/genealogy, dies
Jun 03 Theophilus Howard, 2nd Earl of Suffolk, English politician (b. 1584) died in the year 1640.
Jul 12 Henry Casimir I, count of Nassau-Dietz, dies on this day in history.
Oct 20 John Ball, English Puritan clergyman (b. 1585) died on this day in history.
Oct 26 Pietro Tacca, Italian sculptor/architect, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Nov 25 On this day in history giles Farnaby, composer, dies
Dec 06 Matthijs Elsevier, Flemish/Dutch book publisher/merchant, dies at 75 in the year 1640.
Dec 09 In the year 1640 death of pierre Fourier, Roman Catholic saint and French priest (b.1565)
Dec 30 On this day in history death of john Francis Regis, French saint (b. 1597)