Famous Deaths in January 1759

  • Jan 1 Jacques-Joachim Trotti, marquis de La Ch├ętardie, French adventurer (b. 1705)
  • Jan 3 Marquis & Marquess of Tavora, Portuguese nobles, executed
  • Jan 5 Thomas-Philippe et de Boussu, S Neth cardinal, dies at 79
  • Jan 12 Anne of Hannover, English princess, dies at 49