Famous Deaths In August - 02
Tuesday, 29 September 2020
0257 On August - 02 stefanus I, bishop of Rome (254-57)/heretic fighter, dies
0640 On this day in history severinus, Italian Pope (640), dies
0686 John V, 1st Greeks-Syrian Pope (685-86), dies on August - 02.
0924 Death of Ælfweard of Wessex on August - 02.
1002 Abu Amir Mohammed ibn Abd allah ibn Mohammed ibn Abi Amir, dies at 64 on August - 02.
1075 John VIII Xiphilinus, theologian/patriarch of Constantinople, dies on this day in history.
1100 Death of William II, [Rufus], king of England, shot in New Forest at 44 on August - 02.
1222 On this day in history death of count Raymond VI of Toulouse (b. 1156)
1511 On this day in history death of andrew Barton, Scottish naval leader
1512 Alessandro Achillini, Italian physician/philosopher, dies at 48 on August - 02.
1589 On August - 02 death of henry III, king of Poland/France (1573-89), assassinated at 37
1600 On this day in history arent van Dorp, Dutch governor of East-Zealand, dies at about 70
1611 Death of Kato Kiyomasa, Japanese warlord and samurai (b. 1562) on this day in history.
1649 Elisabeth Bas, wife of Dutch Adm Swartenhondt, dies at about 78 on August - 02.
1655 Alfonso de la Cueva, Spanish marquis of Bedmar/diplomat, dies at 83 on this day in history.
1696 On this day in history death of robert Campbell of Glenlyon, Scottish military commander (b. 1630)
1769 Death of Daniel Finch, 8th Earl of Winchilsea, English politician (b. 1689) on August - 02.
1776 Death of Louis François I, Prince of Conti, French military leader (b. 1717) on August - 02.
1788 On this day in history thomas Gainsborough, English painter (Blue Boy), dies at 61
1792 Nathanael Gottfried Gruner, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
1799 On August - 02 jacques-Etienne Montgolfier, balloonist, dies at 54
1811 William Williams, US merchant/signer (Decl of Indep), dies at 80 on August - 02.
1815 Death of Guillaume Marie Anne Brune, French marshal (b. 1763) on this day in history.
1823 On this day in history death of lazare Carnot, French general, politician, and mathematician (b. 1753)
1827 On this day in history james Hewitt, composer, dies at 57
1849 Mehemet Ali, British viceroy to Egypt, dies on August - 02.
1858 A Emma WT von Waldeck-Pyrmont, queen/regent, dies at 76 on August - 02.
1859 On August - 02 death of horace Mann, American educator and abolitionist (b. 1796)
1869 Death of Alexandrine Tinne, Dutch explorer/photographer, murdered at 30+ on this day in history.
1872 Judocus Smits, Dutch RC newspaper publisher (De Tijd), dies at 59 on August - 02.
1873 On August - 02 frank Mori, composer, dies at 53
1876 Death of Wild Bill Hickok, shot dead (from behind) by Jack McCall while playing poker. He held a pair of Aces & a pair of 8's on August - 02.
1881 Death of Marcus Andrews Hislop Clarke, author (His Natural Life) at 35 on August - 02.
1889 Death of Eduardo Gutiérrez, Argentinian author (b. 1851) on this day in history.