On This Day

Deaths in History in 1733

  • Jan 25 Reinier V van Hompech, Dutch gen-maj cavalry, dies
  • Jan 25 Gilbert Heathcote, Mayor of London (b. 1652)
  • Feb 1 August II, the Strong, King of Poland (355 children), dies at 62
  • Mar 4 Claude de Forbin, French naval commander, dies at 76
  • Apr 19 Elizabeth Villiers, mistress of William III of England
  • Jun 23 Johann Jakob Scheuchzer, Swiss scholar, dies at 60
  • Aug 16 Matthew Tindal, English deist (b. 1657)
  • Oct 31 Eberhard Ludwig, Duke of Württemberg, dies at 57
  • Dec 31 Hubert K Poot, Dutch poet (Akkerleven), dies at 44