On This Day

Famous People Who Died in January 1674

  • Jan 10 Jacob de Witt, Dutch politician (Mayor of Dordrecht), and mathematician, dies at 84
  • Jan 11 Jan Zoet, Dutch actor, author, playwright and poet (Parnasssus aan 't Y), dies at 58
  • Jan 12 Giacomo Carissimi, Italian organist, choral director, composer (Jephta), and priest, dies at 68-ish