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Famous Deaths In February - 18

Thursday, 18 December 2014

0814  Death of Angilbert, Frankish monk and confidant of Charlemagne on February - 18.  

0901  Death of Thabit ibn Qurra, Arab astronomer and mathematician (b. 826) on this day in history.  

0999  Gregory V, [Bruno] 1st German Pope, dies on February - 18.  

1139  On this day in history death of prince Yaropolk II of Kiev (b. 1082)  

1217  On February - 18 alexander Neckum de Sancto Albano, Engl encyclopedist, dies at 59  

1294  Death of Kublai Khan, Mongol Emperor (b. 1215) on February - 18.  

1379  On this day in history death of albert II of Mecklenburg (b. 1318)  

1397  Enguerrand VII, French master of Coucy/count of Soissons, dies at 56 on this day in history.  

1405  Death of Tamerlane, Mongol Emperor (b. 1336) on February - 18.  

1455  Fra Angelico, Italian monk/painter, dies on February - 18.  

1478  Death of Duke of Clarence, forced drowning in a wine barrel on this day in history.  

1535  Agrippa von Nettesheim, German royal astrologer, dies at 48 on February - 18.  

1546  Martin Luther, biblical scholar/religious reformer, dies at 62 on February - 18.  

1564  On this day in history michelangelo Buonarroti, Italian sculptor/painter (David), dies at 88  

1583  Death of Antonio Francesco Grazzini, Italian writer (b. 1503) on February - 18.  

1587  Death of Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots (1560-87), beheaded at 44 [OS=Feb 8] on February - 18.  

1654  Death of Jean-Louis Guez de Balzac, French writer (b. 1594) on this day in history.  

1660  Death of Judith Jansdochter Leyster, Dutch painter, buried on February - 18.  

1683  On February - 18 nicolaes Pietersz Berchem, Dutch landscape painter/etcher, dies at 62  

1712  Duke of Bourgondie, French king Louis XIV's grandson, dies on this day in history.  

1718  On February - 18 death of pierre Antoine Motteux, French-born English dramatist (b. 1663)  

1743  Death of Anna Maria Luisa de' Medici, last of the Medicis (b. 1667) on February - 18.  

1745  On this day in history nicola Fago, composer, dies at 67  

1748  On February - 18 death of otto Ferdinand von Abensberg und Traun, Austrian field marshal (b. 1677)  

1772  Death of Johann Hartwig Ernst, Count von Bernstorff, Danish statesman (b. 1712) on this day in history.  

1778  Death of Joseph Marie Terray, French statesman (b. 1715) on February - 18.  

1780  Death of Kristijonas Donelaitis, Lithuanian poet (b. 1714) on February - 18.  

1788  On this day in history death of john Whitehurst, English clockmaker and scientist (b. 1713)  

1790  On this day in history wilhelm Gottfried Enderle, composer, dies at 67  

1799  On this day in history maurus Haberhauer, composer, dies at 52  

1803  J W L Gleim, writer, dies on this day in history.  

1807  On February - 18 august G Meissner, German estheticus/literary, dies at 53  

1817  Giacomo Quarenghi, master builder (Hermitage Theater), dies at 72 on this day in history.  

1829  Jan Krtitel Kuchar, composer, dies at 77 on February - 18.  

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Famous Birthdays In February - 18

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1374  On this day in history birth of saint Jadwiga of Poland, queen of Poland (d. 1399)  

1404  Leon B Alberti, Italian humanist/architect (Della Pittura) was born on this day in history.  

1486  On this day in history birth of chaitanya Mahaprabhu, Bengali saint, bhakti yoga developer  

1516  Mary I Tudor, [Bloody Mary], Greenwich, queen of England (1553-58) was born on this day in history.  

1530  On February - 18 birth of uesugi Kenshin, Japanese samurai and warlord (d. 1578)  

1543  On February - 18 birth of charles III, Duke of Lorraine (d. 1608)  

1559  On this day in history birth of isaac Casaubon, naturalized English classical scholar, theologian  

1602  Per Brahe (the younger), Swedish soldier (d. 1680) was born on February - 18.