Famous Deaths In February - 03
Saturday, 03 December 2016
0474 On this day in history leo I, Byzantine Emperor (457-74), dies
0619 Death of Laurence of Canterbury, 2nd Archbishop of Canterbury on this day in history.
0699 On February - 03 death of saint Werburgh
0865 On February - 03 ansgar/Anscharius/Oskar, German 1st (arch)bishop of Hamburg/saint, dies
1014 Death of King Sweyn I of Denmark on February - 03.
1116 Death of King Coloman of Hungary (b. 1070) on February - 03.
1399 John of Ghent, duke of Lancaster/king of Castile & Leon, dies at 58 on this day in history.
1428 On February - 03 death of ashikaga Yoshimochi, Japanese shogun (b. 1386)
1451 On February - 03 murad II, sultan of Turkey (1421-51), dies
1468 Johann Gensfleisch Gutenberg, printer, dies on February - 03.
1536 Garcia de Resende, Port writer/publisher (Cancioneiro Geral), dies on this day in history.
1558 Alfonsus de Castro, Spanish theologist (council of Trente), dies on February - 03.
1566 Death of George Cassander, Flemish theologian (b. 1513) on February - 03.
1602 On February - 03 paul Melissus, [Paul Schede], German poet/composer, dies at 62
1619 On February - 03 death of henry Brooke, 11th Baron Cobham, English conspirator (b. 1564)
1679 On February - 03 jan Havicksz Steen, Dutch painter (St Nicolas Feast), dies at 53
1697 Sjoucke Gabbes, Frisian sailor, dies/buried on Dirk-Hartog Island on this day in history.
1715 Gottfried Vopelius, composer, dies at 70 on February - 03.
1737 Death of Tommaso Ceva, Italian Mathematician (b. 1648) on this day in history.
1748 Henri Madin, composer, dies at 49 on February - 03.
1803 Pedro R de Campomanes, Spanish economist/lawyer/literary, dies at 79 on February - 03.
1814 On February - 03 johann Antonin Kozeluch, composer, dies at 75
1832 George Crabbe, English vicar/poet (Borough), dies at 77 on February - 03.
1846 Joseph Weigl, Austria composer/conductor (Waisenhaus), dies at 79 on February - 03.
1862 On February - 03 jean-Baptiste Biot, French physicist/astronomer, dies at 87
1866 Death of François-Xavier Garneau, French Canadian poet and historian (b. 1809) on February - 03.
1874 Death of Lunalilo, Hawaiian monarch (b. 1835) on this day in history.
1875 On February - 03 everhardus J Potgieter, writer (Liedekens van Bontekoe), dies at 66
1876 On this day in history gino Capponi, Italian marquis/literary/premier of Toscane, dies at 83
1882 On this day in history guglielmo Quarenghi, composer, dies at 55
1889 Death of Belle Starr, US female gangster, murdered at 40 on February - 03.
1890 Christophorus H D Buys Ballot, Dutch meteorologist, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1900 On February - 03 ottokar Eugen Novacek, composer, dies at 33
1902 On February - 03 isaac Fransen van der Putten, Dutch PM (1866), dies