On This Day

Famous People Who Died in 1643

  • Feb 25 Marco da Gagliano, Italian opera composer, dies at 60
  • Mar 1 Girolamo Frescobaldi, Italian composer, dies at 59
  • Apr 4 Simon Episcopius [Bisschop], Dutch theologist, dies at 60
  • Apr 20 Christoph Demantius, German composer, dies at 75

Person of interestLouis XIII

May 14 Louis XIII, King of France (1610-43), dies at 41

King of France Louis XIII
King of France
Louis XIII
  • Jun 24 John Hampden, English politician, dies of injuries at about 48
  • Jul 25 Robert Pierrepont, 1st Earl of Kingston-upon-Hull, English statesman (b. 1584)
  • Aug 20 Anne Hutchinson, English Puritan preacher, killed in Native American uprising (b. 1591)
  • Sep 15 Richard Boyle, Irish politician, 1st Earl of Cork, dies at 76
  • Sep 16 Lucas Franchoys the Elder, Belgian painter, dies at 69
  • Sep 20 Lucius Cary, 2nd Viscount Falkland, English politician and writer
  • Oct 13 Sweder van Haersolte, mister of Swaluwenborch/diplomat, dies at 61
  • Nov 3 Paul Guldin, Swiss astronomer and mathematician (Guldinus theorem), dies at 66
  • Nov 3 John Bainbridge, English astronomer (b. 1582)
  • Nov 17 Jean-Baptiste Budes, Comte de Gu├ębriant, Marshal of France (b. 1602)
  • Nov 29 William Cartwright, English dramatist (b. 1611)
  • Nov 29 Claudio Monteverdi, Italian composer and pioneer in development of opera (L'Orfeo,espro della Beata Vergine), dies at 76
  • Dec 8 John Pym, English statesman (b. 1583)