On This Day

What Happened in January 1625

Famous Deaths

  • Jan 7 Ruggiero Giovannelli, Italian composer (bc. 1560)
  • Jan 13 Pieter Bruegel "the Older", (Bloemenbruegel), Flemish painter, dies
  • Jan 17 Nicolò Rubini, Italian composer and cornettist, dies at 50
  • Jan 19 Erhard Buttner, German composer, dies at 32
  • Jan 27 Adriaen Valerius, notary/Neth Gedenck-clanck, dies at about 49