Famous Deaths In 1689
Thursday, 21 November 2019
Jan 06 Seth Ward, English mathematician and astronomer (b. 1617) died on this day in history.
Feb 21 Isaacus Vossius, Dutch [Isaac Vos], librarian, dies in the year 1689.
Mar 18 John Dixwell, English judge (b. 1607) died in the year 1689.
Apr 16 Aphra Behn, English dramatist (b. 1640) died in the year 1689.
Apr 18 George Jeffreys, 1st Baron Jeffreys of Wem/infamous judge, dies in the year 1689.
Apr 19 Christina, Queen of Sweden (1644-54), dies on this day in history.
Jul 08 In the year 1689 death of edward Wooster, English Connecticut pioneer (b. 1622)
Jul 27 John Graham, of Claverhouse, 1st viscount Dundee/soldier, killed, dies on this day in history.
Aug 12 In the year 1689 innocent XI, [Benedetto Odescalchi], Pope (1676-89), dies at 78
Aug 21 William Cleland, Scottish poet and soldier died in the year 1689.
Nov 13 On this day in history philipp von Zesen, German poet (Bescheibung of Amsterdam), dies at 70
Nov 26 Marquard Gude, German archaeologist (b. February 1, 1635) died on this day in history.
Dec 29 Olfert Dapper, Amsterdam historian/geographer, buried died on this day in history.