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Deaths in History in 1636

  • Jan 26 Jean Hotman, Marquis de Villers-St-Paul, French diplomat (b. 1552)
  • Feb 22 Santorio Sanctorius, Venetian physiologist and physician (invented thermometer), dies at 74
  • Apr 18 Julius Caesar, English lawyer & judge, dies at 78
  • Jun 13 George Gordon, 1st Marquess of Huntly, Scottish politician (b. 1562)
  • Jul 20 John Oldham, trader in Mass, murdered by indians
  • Oct 19 Marcin Kazanowski, Polish politician
  • Dec 9 Giovanni B Aleotti, Italian writer/theater architect, dies at about 90
  • Dec 9 Fabian Birkowski, Polish writer (b. 1566)