Famous Deaths In February - 09
Sunday, 24 September 2017
1011 Death of Bernard I, Duke of Saxony on February - 09.
1199 Death of Minamoto no Yoritomo, Japanese shogun (b. 1147) on this day in history.
1450 Death of Agnès Sorel, mistress of King Charles VII of France (b. 1421) on February - 09.
1555 Death of John Hooper, deprived Bishop of Gloucester, burnt for heresy on this day in history.
1567 Death of Henry Stuart, earl of Darnley/Consort of Mary Queen of Scots, murdered on February - 09.
1583 Death of Jeseph Sanalbo, Jewish convert in Rome, burned at stake on this day in history.
1588 On February - 09 marquis of Santa Cruz, Spanish admiral, dies
1617 Hans Christoph Haiden, composer, dies at 44 on February - 09.
1619 Death of Lucilio Vanini, Italian philosopher (b. 1585) on February - 09.
1640 On February - 09 murad IV, sultan of Turkey (1623-40), dies in Baghdad at 27
1670 Frederik III, King of Denmark/Norway (1648-70), dies at 60 on February - 09.
1675 Death of Gerard Dou, Dutch painter, buried on February - 09.
1709 Death of François Louis, Prince of Conti, French general (b. 1664) on this day in history.
1740 Vincenz Lubeck, composer, dies at 85 on this day in history.
1751 On February - 09 henri F D'Aguesseau, Chancellor of France (1717..50), dies at 82
1752 On February - 09 death of fredric Hasselquist, Swedish naturalist (b. 1722)
1765 On February - 09 elisabetta de Gambarini, composer, dies at 33
1777 On February - 09 death of seth Pomeroy, American gunsmith and soldier (b. 1706)
1782 Death of Joseph Aloysius Assemani, Syrian orientalist (b. 1710) on February - 09.
1803 Death of Jean François de Saint-Lambert, French poet (b. 1716) on this day in history.
1811 On February - 09 nevil Maskelyne, 5th Astronomer Royal of England (1765-1811), dies
1812 On this day in history franz Anton Hoffmeister, composer, dies at 57
1817 On this day in history franz Wilhelm Tausch, composer, dies at 54
1824 On this day in history anna K Emmerick/Emmerich, German poet, dies at 49
1846 On February - 09 henry Gally Knight, architect/writer, dies
1849 On February - 09 corneille Vander Planken, composer, dies at 76
1857 Death of Dionysios Solomos, Greek poet of the Greek national anthem (b. 1798) on February - 09.
1860 On this day in history eduard W van Dam van Isselt, Dutch milt/liberal politician, dies at 63
1874 On this day in history jules Michelet, French historian (History of France), dies at 75
1881 On February - 09 feodor M Dostoevski, Russian novelist (Crime & Punishment), dies at 59
1891 On this day in history johan B Jongkind, Dutch/French painter (Winter View), dies at 71
1906 Paul Laurence Dunbar, black dialect poet, dies at 33 in Dayton, Ohio on this day in history.
1916 On this day in history hynek Ignac Frantisek Vojacek, composer, dies at 90
1917 On February - 09 francis Allan, cricket bowler (lefty in 1879 Aust-Eng Test), dies