Famous Deaths In February - 15
Tuesday, 23 January 2018
1043 On this day in history gisela, wife of RC-German emperor Conrad II the Salier, dies at 52
1145 Lucius II, [Gherardo Caccianemici], Italian Pope (1144-45), dies on February - 15.
1152 On this day in history konrad III, Roman-German King (1138-1152), dies at about 58
1503 On February - 15 henry Deane, Archbishop of Canterbury (1501-03), dies
1568 On February - 15 hendrik van Brederode, Dutch noble (Compromise of Nobles), dies at 36
1580 On February - 15 cunerus Petri, Dutch theologist/bishop of Leeuwarden, dies
1597 Pieter J Kies, Dutch mayor of Haarlem (1572-73), dies at about 66 on this day in history.
1600 On February - 15 jose the Acosta, Spanish missionary (Peru), dies at 59(?)
1621 Michael Praetorius, German composer (In Dulce Jubilo), dies at 50 on this day in history.
1637 Ferdinand II, King of Bohemia/Hun/German Emperor (1619-37), dies at 58 on this day in history.
1660 On February - 15 klaas Geritsz Compaen, Dutch buccaneer/merchant, dies at 72
1680 Jan Swammerdam, Dutch entomologist (Bible of Nature), dies at 41 on this day in history.
1701 On this day in history adam Drese, German composer, dies at 80
1713 Anthony Ashley Cooper, 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury, writer, dies on February - 15.
1738 Death of Matthias Braun, Czech sculptor (b. 1684) on February - 15.
1744 Frantisek Antonin Mica, composer, dies at 49 on this day in history.
1759 On February - 15 alexander von Papenhoven, Flemish religious sculptor, dies at 89
1761 Carlo Cecere, composer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
1775 Death of Peter Dens, Flemish Catholic theologian (b. 1690) on this day in history.
1778 On February - 15 johann Gottlieb Gorner, composer, dies at 80
1780 William Blackstone, jurist, dies on this day in history.
1781 On February - 15 g E Lessing, writer, dies at 52
1818 On this day in history charles XIII, King of Sweden (1809-18)/Norway (1814-18), dies at 69
1820 Pierre-Joseph Cambon, member of Committee the Salut Public, dies at 63 on February - 15.
1831 On February - 15 henry Maudslay, inventor (metal lathe), dies
1832 On February - 15 hardenack Otto Conrad Zinck, composer, dies at 85
1835 On this day in history henry Hunt, British politican, dies
1839 On February - 15 death of chevalier de Lorimier, Quebec notary (b. 1803)
1841 On February - 15 sibrand Acker Stratingh, Dutch dr/chemist (electrical car), dies at 53
1843 On this day in history death of theodoros Kolokotronis, Greek military figure (b. 1770)
1844 On February - 15 henry Addington Lord Sidmouth, Brit premier (1801-04), dies at 86
1847 On February - 15 death of germinal Pierre Dandelin, Belgian mathematician (b. 1794)
1848 On this day in history death of hermann von Boyen, Prussian field marshal (b. 1771)
1849 On this day in history pierre F Verhulst, Belgian mathematician (logistic curve), dies at 44