Famous Deaths In February - 15
Saturday, 28 May 2016
1043 On February - 15 gisela, wife of RC-German emperor Conrad II the Salier, dies at 52
1145 Lucius II, [Gherardo Caccianemici], Italian Pope (1144-45), dies on this day in history.
1152 Konrad III, Roman-German King (1138-1152), dies at about 58 on February - 15.
1503 On this day in history henry Deane, Archbishop of Canterbury (1501-03), dies
1568 On this day in history hendrik van Brederode, Dutch noble (Compromise of Nobles), dies at 36
1580 On this day in history cunerus Petri, Dutch theologist/bishop of Leeuwarden, dies
1597 On February - 15 pieter J Kies, Dutch mayor of Haarlem (1572-73), dies at about 66
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 February - 15.
1637 On February - 15 ferdinand II, King of Bohemia/Hun/German Emperor (1619-37), dies at 58
1660 Klaas Geritsz Compaen, Dutch buccaneer/merchant, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1680 Jan Swammerdam, Dutch entomologist (Bible of Nature), dies at 41 on February - 15.
1701 Adam Drese, German composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1713 On this day in history anthony Ashley Cooper, 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury, writer, dies
1738 On this day in history death of matthias Braun, Czech sculptor (b. 1684)
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 February - 15.
1775 On this day in history death of peter Dens, Flemish Catholic theologian (b. 1690)
1778 On February - 15 johann Gottlieb Gorner, composer, dies at 80
1780 William Blackstone, jurist, dies on this day in history.
1781 On this day in history g E Lessing, writer, dies at 52
1818 On February - 15 charles XIII, King of Sweden (1809-18)/Norway (1814-18), dies at 69
1820 On February - 15 pierre-Joseph Cambon, member of Committee the Salut Public, dies at 63
1831 Henry Maudslay, inventor (metal lathe), dies on February - 15.
1832 On February - 15 hardenack Otto Conrad Zinck, composer, dies at 85
1835 On this day in history henry Hunt, British politican, dies
1839 Death of Chevalier de Lorimier, Quebec notary (b. 1803) on February - 15.
1841 Sibrand Acker Stratingh, Dutch dr/chemist (electrical car), dies at 53 on February - 15.
1843 On this day in history death of theodoros Kolokotronis, Greek military figure (b. 1770)
1844 Henry Addington Lord Sidmouth, Brit premier (1801-04), dies at 86 on this day in history.
1847 Death of Germinal Pierre Dandelin, Belgian mathematician (b. 1794) on this day in history.
1848 Death of Hermann von Boyen, Prussian field marshal (b. 1771) on February - 15.
1849 On this day in history pierre F Verhulst, Belgian mathematician (logistic curve), dies at 44