Famous Deaths In February - 03
Wednesday, 23 May 2018
0474 On February - 03 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 this day in history 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 this day in history.
1399 John of Ghent, duke of Lancaster/king of Castile & Leon, dies at 58 on this day in history.
1428 Death of Ashikaga Yoshimochi, Japanese shogun (b. 1386) on February - 03.
1451 On February - 03 murad II, sultan of Turkey (1421-51), dies
1468 Johann Gensfleisch Gutenberg, printer, dies on this day in history.
1536 On this day in history garcia de Resende, Port writer/publisher (Cancioneiro Geral), dies
1558 On this day in history alfonsus de Castro, Spanish theologist (council of Trente), dies
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 February - 03.
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 On this day in history death of tommaso Ceva, Italian Mathematician (b. 1648)
1748 Henri Madin, composer, dies at 49 on February - 03.
1803 On February - 03 pedro R de Campomanes, Spanish economist/lawyer/literary, dies at 79
1814 On this day in history johann Antonin Kozeluch, composer, dies at 75
1832 On February - 03 george Crabbe, English vicar/poet (Borough), dies at 77
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 On February - 03 death of françois-Xavier Garneau, French Canadian poet and historian (b. 1809)
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 February - 03 guglielmo Quarenghi, composer, dies at 55
1889 Death of Belle Starr, US female gangster, murdered at 40 on this day in history.
1890 On February - 03 christophorus H D Buys Ballot, Dutch meteorologist, dies at 72
1900 On February - 03 ottokar Eugen Novacek, composer, dies at 33
1902 Isaac Fransen van der Putten, Dutch PM (1866), dies on February - 03.