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Famous Deaths In January - 02

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0017  Publius Ovidius Naso, Roman poet, dies on January - 02.  

1512  On this day in history death of svante, Regent of Sweden (b. 1460)  

1514  Death of William Smyth, English bishop and statesman (bc. 1460) on this day in history.  

1557  On this day in history death of pontormo, Italian painter (b. 1494)  

1685  On this day in history death of harbottle Grimston, English politician (b. 1603)  

1694  On this day in history death of henry Booth, 1st Earl of Warrington, English politician (b. 1651)  

1726  Domenico Zipoli, composer, dies at 37 on this day in history.  

1740  On this day in history johann Georg Weichenberger, composer, dies at 63  

1763  On January - 02 john Casteret earl Granville, English premier, dies at 72  

1780  Johann Ludwig Krebs, composer, dies at 66 on January - 02.  

1789  On this day in history franz Joseph Leonti Meyer von Schavensee, composer, dies at 68  

1790  On January - 02 joseph A Feuchtmayer (Feichtmayer), German rococo sculptor, dies  

1801  On this day in history johann C Lavater, Swiss vicar/philosopher, dies at 59  

1803  On January - 02 ignaz Franz von Beecke, composer, dies at 69  

1861  On this day in history frederik Willem IV, king Prussia (1840-61)/Germ (1849-61), dies at 65  

1863  On January - 02 roger Weightman Hanson, Confederate brig-gen, dies in battle at 35  

1892  On this day in history george B Airy, English astronomer/writer, dies at 90  

1893  Death of John Obadiah Westwood, British entomologist (b. 1805) on January - 02.  

1904  James Longstreet, Confederate general, dies at 82 on January - 02.  

1913  On this day in history leon P Teisserenc de Bort, Fr meteorologist (stratosphere), dies at 57  

1915  Karl Goldmark, Austria-Hungarian composer (Queen of Saba), dies at 84 on this day in history.  

1917  Edward B Tylor, English anthropologist, dies at 84 on January - 02.  

1918  Sijbe K Bakker, vicar/theologist (Christian-Socialism), dies at 42 on January - 02.  

1921  On this day in history theobald von Bethmann-Hollweg, Ger chancellor/PM (Prussia), dies at 64  

1923  Death of Sam Carter, black resident of Rosewood Florida, lynched by KKK on this day in history.  

1924  Death of Sabine Baring-Gould, English composer and novelist (b. 1834) on January - 02.  

1929  Erich Wichman[n], Dutch fascist painter/sculptor, dies at 38 on this day in history.  

1936  Death of Sir Francis Newdegate, Governor of Tasmania, Western Australia (b. 1862) on January - 02.  

1937  On this day in history ross Alexander, actor (Capt Blood, Boulder Dam), dies at 29  

1939  Death of Roman Dmowski, Polish politician (b. 1864) on January - 02.  

1941  Mischa Levitzki, composer, dies at 42 on January - 02.  

1945  Betram Home Ramsay, Engl adm/Cmdr Naval Forces (Normandy), dies at 61 on this day in history.  

1946  On this day in history joe Darling, cricketer (Aussie captain 21 Tests, won 7 lost 4), dies  

1950  On January - 02 emil Jannings, actor (The Way of All Flesh), dies at 65  

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Famous Birthdays In January - 02

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1642  Mehmed IV, sultan (Turkey) was born on this day in history.  

1647  Nathaniel Bacon, leader of Bacon's Rebellion, Va (1676) was born on January - 02.  

1699  On this day in history birth of osman III, sultan (Turkey)  

1713  On January - 02 birth of marie Dumesnil, French actress (d. 1803)  

1719  Jacques-Alexandre Laffon de Ladebat, French shipbuilder (d. 1797) was born on January - 02.  

1727  On January - 02 birth of james Wolfe, commanded British Army (captured Quebec)  

1728  On January - 02 birth of louis Barbiano de Belgioioso, Austrian count/diplomat in Belgium  

1732  On this day in history birth of franz Xaver Brixi, composer