Famous Deaths In February - 10
Thursday, 29 January 2015
1126 Death of William IX, Duke of Aquitaine, poet (b. 1071) on February - 10.
1134 On February - 10 robert III/II Curthouse, Duke of Normandy, dies
1162 Boudouin III, son of King Fulco of Anjou/husband of Theodora, dies on February - 10.
1242 On February - 10 death of emperor Shijō of Japan (b. 1231)
1278 Death of Margaret II of Flanders (b. 1202) on this day in history.
1482 Luca della Robbia, Italian sculptor (majolica reliefs), dies at 81 on this day in history.
1495 Death of William Stanley, Engl lord chamberlain, executed for conspiracy on February - 10.
1567 On February - 10 death of lord Darnley Stuart, husband of English queen Mary, murdered
1576 Death of Guilielmus Xylander, German classical scholar (b. 1532) on February - 10.
1588 On February - 10 joost Sybrantsz Buyck, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at about 82
1598 Anna van Bull, 1st wife of Polish/Swedish king Sigismund II, dies on February - 10.
1657 On this day in history sebastian Stosskopf, Elzabethian painter, dies at 59
1678 Death of Philip Vingboons, Amsterdam's master builder, buried on February - 10.
1686 On February - 10 william Dugdale, Garter King of Arms (1677-86), dies
1711 Lukas Fencer, Dutch poet (Meleager & Atalante), dies at 22 on February - 10.
1722 Death of Bartholomew Roberts, Welsh pirate (b. 1682) on February - 10.
1755 On this day in history death of montesquieu, French writer (b. 1689)
1758 On this day in history death of thomas Ripley, English architect
1772 Jozef Wenceslas, monarch of Liechtenstein/general, dies at 75 on February - 10.
1774 On February - 10 florian Leopold Gassmann, composer, dies at 44
1782 Death of Friedrich Christoph Oetinger, German theologian (b. 1702) on this day in history.
1783 On this day in history james Nares, composer, dies at 67
1816 On February - 10 johann Paul Aegidius Martini, composer, dies at 74
1822 On February - 10 albert-Kasimir, duke of Saxon-Teschen/governor of Hungary, dies at 83
1825 Paul van Hemert, Dutch theologist/philosopher (Kant), dies at 68 on this day in history.
1829 On February - 10 leo XII, [Annibale Sermattei], Italian Pope (1823-29), dies at 68
1832 On February - 10 antonio Benedetto Maria Puccini, composer, dies at 84
1837 On this day in history alexander S Pushkin, writer, dies at 37
1857 Death of David Thompson, Canadian explorer (b. 1770) on February - 10.
1861 On this day in history francis Danby, Exmouth, painter, dies
1865 On February - 10 death of heinrich Lenz, German physicist (b. 1804)
1876 On February - 10 johan August Soderman, composer, dies at 43
1887 Ellen Wood, English author (Pomeroy Abbey), dies at 73 on February - 10.
1891 Death of Sofia Kovalevskaya, Russian mathematician (b. 1850) on this day in history.