Famous Deaths In February - 03
Sunday, 22 January 2017
0474 Leo I, Byzantine Emperor (457-74), dies on February - 03.
0619 On this day in history death of laurence of Canterbury, 2nd Archbishop of Canterbury
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 this day in history.
1116 On this day in history death of king Coloman of Hungary (b. 1070)
1399 John of Ghent, duke of Lancaster/king of Castile & Leon, dies at 58 on February - 03.
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 On February - 03 johann Gensfleisch Gutenberg, printer, dies
1536 On February - 03 garcia de Resende, Port writer/publisher (Cancioneiro Geral), dies
1558 Alfonsus de Castro, Spanish theologist (council of Trente), dies on February - 03.
1566 On February - 03 death of george Cassander, Flemish theologian (b. 1513)
1602 On February - 03 paul Melissus, [Paul Schede], German poet/composer, dies at 62
1619 Death of Henry Brooke, 11th Baron Cobham, English conspirator (b. 1564) on this day in history.
1679 Jan Havicksz Steen, Dutch painter (St Nicolas Feast), dies at 53 on February - 03.
1697 Sjoucke Gabbes, Frisian sailor, dies/buried on Dirk-Hartog Island on February - 03.
1715 On February - 03 gottfried Vopelius, composer, dies at 70
1737 Death of Tommaso Ceva, Italian Mathematician (b. 1648) on this day in history.
1748 Henri Madin, composer, dies at 49 on this day in history.
1803 On this day in history pedro R de Campomanes, Spanish economist/lawyer/literary, dies at 79
1814 Johann Antonin Kozeluch, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1832 On this day in history george Crabbe, English vicar/poet (Borough), dies at 77
1846 On February - 03 joseph Weigl, Austria composer/conductor (Waisenhaus), dies at 79
1862 Jean-Baptiste Biot, French physicist/astronomer, dies at 87 on February - 03.
1866 Death of FranĂ§ois-Xavier Garneau, French Canadian poet and historian (b. 1809) on this day in history.
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 Gino Capponi, Italian marquis/literary/premier of Toscane, dies at 83 on this day in history.
1882 Guglielmo Quarenghi, composer, dies at 55 on February - 03.
1889 On this day in history death of belle Starr, US female gangster, murdered at 40
1890 Christophorus H D Buys Ballot, Dutch meteorologist, dies at 72 on February - 03.
1900 Ottokar Eugen Novacek, composer, dies at 33 on this day in history.
1902 Isaac Fransen van der Putten, Dutch PM (1866), dies on this day in history.