Famous Deaths In February - 03
Saturday, 25 February 2017
0474 Leo I, Byzantine Emperor (457-74), dies on this day in history.
0619 On February - 03 death of laurence of Canterbury, 2nd Archbishop of Canterbury
0699 Death of Saint Werburgh on February - 03.
0865 On February - 03 ansgar/Anscharius/Oskar, German 1st (arch)bishop of Hamburg/saint, dies
1014 On February - 03 death of king Sweyn I of Denmark
1116 On this day in history death of king Coloman of Hungary (b. 1070)
1399 On February - 03 john of Ghent, duke of Lancaster/king of Castile & Leon, dies at 58
1428 On February - 03 death of ashikaga Yoshimochi, Japanese shogun (b. 1386)
1451 Murad II, sultan of Turkey (1421-51), dies on this day in history.
1468 Johann Gensfleisch Gutenberg, printer, dies on February - 03.
1536 On February - 03 garcia de Resende, Port writer/publisher (Cancioneiro Geral), dies
1558 On February - 03 alfonsus de Castro, Spanish theologist (council of Trente), dies
1566 Death of George Cassander, Flemish theologian (b. 1513) on February - 03.
1602 Paul Melissus, [Paul Schede], German poet/composer, dies at 62 on February - 03.
1619 Death of Henry Brooke, 11th Baron Cobham, English conspirator (b. 1564) on this day in history.
1679 On February - 03 jan Havicksz Steen, Dutch painter (St Nicolas Feast), dies at 53
1697 On February - 03 sjoucke Gabbes, Frisian sailor, dies/buried on Dirk-Hartog Island
1715 On February - 03 gottfried Vopelius, composer, dies at 70
1737 Death of Tommaso Ceva, Italian Mathematician (b. 1648) on February - 03.
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 Johann Antonin Kozeluch, composer, dies at 75 on February - 03.
1832 George Crabbe, English vicar/poet (Borough), dies at 77 on this day in history.
1846 Joseph Weigl, Austria composer/conductor (Waisenhaus), dies at 79 on February - 03.
1862 On this day in history jean-Baptiste Biot, French physicist/astronomer, dies at 87
1866 Death of François-Xavier Garneau, French Canadian poet and historian (b. 1809) on this day in history.
1874 On this day in history death of lunalilo, Hawaiian monarch (b. 1835)
1875 On this day in history everhardus J Potgieter, writer (Liedekens van Bontekoe), dies at 66
1876 Gino Capponi, Italian marquis/literary/premier of Toscane, dies at 83 on February - 03.
1882 Guglielmo Quarenghi, composer, dies at 55 on this day in history.
1889 On this day in history death of belle Starr, US female gangster, murdered at 40
1890 On February - 03 christophorus H D Buys Ballot, Dutch meteorologist, dies at 72
1900 Ottokar Eugen Novacek, composer, dies at 33 on February - 03.
1902 On this day in history isaac Fransen van der Putten, Dutch PM (1866), dies