Famous Deaths In February - 15
Monday, 27 June 2016
1043 Gisela, wife of RC-German emperor Conrad II the Salier, dies at 52 on February - 15.
1145 Lucius II, [Gherardo Caccianemici], Italian Pope (1144-45), dies on February - 15.
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 Hendrik van Brederode, Dutch noble (Compromise of Nobles), dies at 36 on this day in history.
1580 Cunerus Petri, Dutch theologist/bishop of Leeuwarden, dies on February - 15.
1597 On February - 15 pieter J Kies, Dutch mayor of Haarlem (1572-73), dies at about 66
1600 Jose the Acosta, Spanish missionary (Peru), dies at 59(?) on this day in history.
1621 On February - 15 michael Praetorius, German composer (In Dulce Jubilo), dies at 50
1637 On February - 15 ferdinand II, King of Bohemia/Hun/German Emperor (1619-37), dies at 58
1660 On February - 15 klaas Geritsz Compaen, Dutch buccaneer/merchant, dies at 72
1680 On February - 15 jan Swammerdam, Dutch entomologist (Bible of Nature), dies at 41
1701 On this day in history adam Drese, German composer, dies at 80
1713 On this day in history anthony Ashley Cooper, 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury, writer, dies
1738 On February - 15 death of matthias Braun, Czech sculptor (b. 1684)
1744 On February - 15 frantisek Antonin Mica, composer, dies at 49
1759 Alexander von Papenhoven, Flemish religious sculptor, dies at 89 on this day in history.
1761 On February - 15 carlo Cecere, composer, dies at 54
1775 On February - 15 death of peter Dens, Flemish Catholic theologian (b. 1690)
1778 Johann Gottlieb Gorner, composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1780 On this day in history william Blackstone, jurist, dies
1781 G E Lessing, writer, dies at 52 on February - 15.
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 Henry Maudslay, inventor (metal lathe), dies on February - 15.
1832 On February - 15 hardenack Otto Conrad Zinck, composer, dies at 85
1835 Henry Hunt, British politican, dies on February - 15.
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 Death of Theodoros Kolokotronis, Greek military figure (b. 1770) on this day in history.
1844 On this day in history henry Addington Lord Sidmouth, Brit premier (1801-04), dies at 86
1847 On this day in history 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 Pierre F Verhulst, Belgian mathematician (logistic curve), dies at 44 on February - 15.