Famous Deaths In February - 15
Tuesday, 24 April 2018
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 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 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 February - 15.
1600 Jose the Acosta, Spanish missionary (Peru), dies at 59(?) on February - 15.
1621 On this day in history michael Praetorius, German composer (In Dulce Jubilo), dies at 50
1637 Ferdinand II, King of Bohemia/Hun/German Emperor (1619-37), dies at 58 on February - 15.
1660 Klaas Geritsz Compaen, Dutch buccaneer/merchant, dies at 72 on February - 15.
1680 Jan Swammerdam, Dutch entomologist (Bible of Nature), dies at 41 on February - 15.
1701 On February - 15 adam Drese, German composer, dies at 80
1713 On February - 15 anthony Ashley Cooper, 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury, writer, dies
1738 Death of Matthias Braun, Czech sculptor (b. 1684) on this day in history.
1744 Frantisek Antonin Mica, composer, dies at 49 on this day in history.
1759 On this day in history alexander von Papenhoven, Flemish religious sculptor, dies at 89
1761 Carlo Cecere, composer, dies at 54 on February - 15.
1775 On February - 15 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 February - 15.
1781 On this day in history 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 On this day in history pierre-Joseph Cambon, member of Committee the Salut Public, dies at 63
1831 Henry Maudslay, inventor (metal lathe), dies on this day in history.
1832 On February - 15 hardenack Otto Conrad Zinck, composer, dies at 85
1835 Henry Hunt, British politican, dies on this day in history.
1839 On this day in history 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 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 February - 15 death of germinal Pierre Dandelin, Belgian mathematician (b. 1794)
1848 Death of Hermann von Boyen, Prussian field marshal (b. 1771) on February - 15.
1849 Pierre F Verhulst, Belgian mathematician (logistic curve), dies at 44 on this day in history.