Famous Deaths In February - 19
Friday, 24 October 2014
0197 D Clodius Septimus Albinus, Roman bequest in England, dies in battle on this day in history.
0440 Death of Mesrop Mashtots, Armenian monk, theologian and linguist (b. 361/362) on February - 19.
1133 Death of Irene Ducaena, wife of Alexius I Comnenus (b. 1066) on this day in history.
1260 Boniface, of Lausanne, Belgian bishop/saint, dies on this day in history.
1401 Death of William Sawtree, 1st English religious martyr, burned in London on this day in history.
1414 On February - 19 thomas Arundel, archbishop of Canterbury/chancellor of England, dies
1545 Death of Pierre Brully, [Peter Brulius], calvinist minister, burned to death on February - 19.
1553 On February - 19 erasmus Reinhold, German mathematician, dies at 41
1568 On February - 19 miles Coverdale, translator (1st complete English Bible), dies at 80
1589 On February - 19 death of saint Philothei, Orthodox martyr and Patron of Athens (b. 1522)
1602 On February - 19 death of philippe Emmanuel, Duke of Mercoeur, French soldier (b. 1558)
1605 On this day in history orazio Tiberio Vecchi, composer, dies at 54
1620 On this day in history death of roemer P Visscher, poet, buried in Amsterdam
1622 Death of Sir Henry Savile, English educator (b. 1549) on February - 19.
1653 Luigi Rossi, composer, dies on February - 19.
1663 On this day in history death of adam Adami, German bishop and diplomat (b. 1603)
1670 On this day in history death of king Frederick III of Denmark (b. 1609)
1672 Death of Charles Chauncy, English-born president of Harvard College (b. 1592) on February - 19.
1709 Death of Tokugawa Tsunayoshi, Japanese shogun (b. 1646) on this day in history.
1716 On this day in history death of dorthe Engelbrechtsdatter, Norwegian poet (b. 1634)
1785 On February - 19 johann Christoph Richter, composer, dies at 84
1789 On February - 19 death of nicholas Van Dyke, American lawyer and President of Delaware (b. 1738)
1790 On February - 19 jean-Baptiste Krumphultz, composer, dies at 47
1799 Death of Jean-Charles de Borda, French mathematician, physicist, political scientist, and sailor (b. 1733) on this day in history.
1806 Death of Elizabeth Carter, English writer (b. 1717) on February - 19.
1815 On February - 19 leonhard von Call, composer, dies at 47
1822 On February - 19 jeronymo Francisco de Lima, composer, dies at 78
1837 On this day in history death of georg Büchner, German playwright (b. 1813)
1858 Alois Basil Nikolaus Tomasini, composer, dies at 78 on February - 19.
1864 On February - 19 william Edwin Baldwin, US Confederate brig-general, dies
1873 On this day in history death of vasil Levski, Bulgarian revolutionary (b. 1837)
1875 On February - 19 jean B Vuillaume, French violin maker (octobas), dies at 76
1878 Charles F Daubigny, French restaurateur/painter, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1887 Eduard Douwes Dekker, Dutch writer (Max Havelaar), dies at 66 on this day in history.