Famous Deaths In August - 02
Saturday, 24 September 2022
0257 Stefanus I, bishop of Rome (254-57)/heretic fighter, dies on August - 02.
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 On this day in history death of Ælfweard of Wessex
1002 On August - 02 abu Amir Mohammed ibn Abd allah ibn Mohammed ibn Abi Amir, dies at 64
1075 John VIII Xiphilinus, theologian/patriarch of Constantinople, dies on August - 02.
1100 Death of William II, [Rufus], king of England, shot in New Forest at 44 on this day in history.
1222 On this day in history death of count Raymond VI of Toulouse (b. 1156)
1511 Death of Andrew Barton, Scottish naval leader on this day in history.
1512 On August - 02 alessandro Achillini, Italian physician/philosopher, dies at 48
1589 Death of Henry III, king of Poland/France (1573-89), assassinated at 37 on August - 02.
1600 On August - 02 arent van Dorp, Dutch governor of East-Zealand, dies at about 70
1611 On this day in history death of kato Kiyomasa, Japanese warlord and samurai (b. 1562)
1649 On August - 02 elisabeth Bas, wife of Dutch Adm Swartenhondt, dies at about 78
1655 On this day in history alfonso de la Cueva, Spanish marquis of Bedmar/diplomat, dies at 83
1696 On August - 02 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 this day in history.
1776 On August - 02 death of louis François I, Prince of Conti, French military leader (b. 1717)
1788 Thomas Gainsborough, English painter (Blue Boy), dies at 61 on this day in history.
1792 On August - 02 nathanael Gottfried Gruner, composer, dies at 60
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 Death of Lazare Carnot, French general, politician, and mathematician (b. 1753) on this day in history.
1827 On this day in history james Hewitt, composer, dies at 57
1849 On August - 02 mehemet Ali, British viceroy to Egypt, dies
1858 A Emma WT von Waldeck-Pyrmont, queen/regent, dies at 76 on August - 02.
1859 On this day in history death of horace Mann, American educator and abolitionist (b. 1796)
1869 On August - 02 death of alexandrine Tinne, Dutch explorer/photographer, murdered at 30+
1872 Judocus Smits, Dutch RC newspaper publisher (De Tijd), dies at 59 on August - 02.
1873 Frank Mori, composer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 August - 02.