Famous Deaths In February - 15
Wednesday, 02 December 2015
1043 Gisela, wife of RC-German emperor Conrad II the Salier, dies at 52 on February - 15.
1145 On this day in history lucius II, [Gherardo Caccianemici], Italian Pope (1144-45), dies
1152 On February - 15 konrad III, Roman-German King (1138-1152), dies at about 58
1503 Henry Deane, Archbishop of Canterbury (1501-03), dies on February - 15.
1568 Hendrik van Brederode, Dutch noble (Compromise of Nobles), dies at 36 on this day in history.
1580 On February - 15 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 this day in history jose the Acosta, Spanish missionary (Peru), dies at 59(?)
1621 On this day in history michael Praetorius, German composer (In Dulce Jubilo), dies at 50
1637 On this day in history 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 Jan Swammerdam, Dutch entomologist (Bible of Nature), dies at 41 on February - 15.
1701 On this day in history 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 February - 15.
1744 On this day in history frantisek Antonin Mica, composer, dies at 49
1759 On February - 15 alexander von Papenhoven, Flemish religious sculptor, dies at 89
1761 On February - 15 carlo Cecere, composer, dies at 54
1775 Death of Peter Dens, Flemish Catholic theologian (b. 1690) on February - 15.
1778 On this day in history johann Gottlieb Gorner, composer, dies at 80
1780 On this day in history william Blackstone, jurist, dies
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 this day in history henry Maudslay, inventor (metal lathe), dies
1832 On February - 15 hardenack Otto Conrad Zinck, composer, dies at 85
1835 On February - 15 henry Hunt, British politican, dies
1839 On this day in history death of chevalier de Lorimier, Quebec notary (b. 1803)
1841 On this day in history 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 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 On this day in history pierre F Verhulst, Belgian mathematician (logistic curve), dies at 44