Famous Deaths In 1769
Thursday, 23 January 2020
Jan 18 On this day in history hakuin Ekaku, Zen teacher (reformer of Rinzai school), dies in Japan
Jan 24 FranĂ§ois de Chevert, French general (b. 1695) died on this day in history.
Feb 02 Clement XIII, [Carlo Rezzonico], Pope (1758-69), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Mar 27 In the year 1769 josef Antonin Gurecky, composer, dies at 60
Apr 03 In the year 1769 gerhard Tersteegen, German evangelist/poet (in blood), dies at 71
Apr 20 Pontiac, indian chief to Ottawa, murdered died on this day in history.
Jun 01 Edward Holyoke, President of Harvard University (b. 1689) died on this day in history.
Aug 02 In the year 1769 death of daniel Finch, 8th Earl of Winchilsea, English politician (b. 1689)
Aug 29 Edmond Hoyle, games expert, dies (birth date unknown) on this day in history.
Oct 09 Marianus Konigsperger, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
Nov 23 On this day in history death of constantine Mavrocordatos, Prince of Wallachia and Prince of Moldavia (b. 1711)
Dec 13 On this day in history c F Gellert, writer, dies at 54
Dec 30 In the year 1769 death of nicholas Taaffe, 6th Viscount Taaffe, Austrian soldier (b. 1685)