Famous Deaths In 1642
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Jan 08 Galileo Galilei, Italian physicist/astronomer, dies at 77 in Italy on this day in history.
Feb 07 William Bedell, English clergyman (b. 1571) died on this day in history.
Feb 24 Marco da Gagliano, Italian opera composer, dies at about 66 in the year 1642.
Apr 30 Dmitry Pozharsky, Russian prince (b. 1578) died in the year 1642.
May 06 In the year 1642 frans Francken, the Younger, Flemish painter, dies on 61st birthday
Jul 03 In the year 1642 maria de' Medici, French queen-mother, dies at about 69
Jul 18 On this day in history willem earl of Nassau-Siegen, gov of Ft Emmerik/Heusden, dies
Aug 18 On this day in history death of guido Reni, Italian painter (b. 1575)
Sep 03 Elisabeth of Nassau, daughter of Willem I/Charlotte, dies at 65 in the year 1642.
Sep 12 Cinq Mars, French plotter, executed died in the year 1642.
Sep 29 On this day in history death of rené Goupil, French Catholic missionary, one of Canadian Martyrs (b. 1608)
Nov 01 Jean Nicolet, French explorer (b. 1598) died on this day in history.
Nov 07 On this day in history death of henry Montagu, 1st Earl of Manchester, English politician
Dec 04 In the year 1642 armand-Jean Duplessis Richelieu, bishop of Lucon, dies at about 57