Famous Deaths In August - 02
Friday, 13 December 2019
0257 On this day in history stefanus I, bishop of Rome (254-57)/heretic fighter, dies
0640 On August - 02 severinus, Italian Pope (640), dies
0686 On August - 02 john V, 1st Greeks-Syrian Pope (685-86), dies
0924 Death of Ă†lfweard of Wessex on this day in history.
1002 Abu Amir Mohammed ibn Abd allah ibn Mohammed ibn Abi Amir, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1075 John VIII Xiphilinus, theologian/patriarch of Constantinople, dies on August - 02.
1100 On this day in history death of william II, [Rufus], king of England, shot in New Forest at 44
1222 Death of Count Raymond VI of Toulouse (b. 1156) on August - 02.
1511 Death of Andrew Barton, Scottish naval leader on August - 02.
1512 On this day in history alessandro Achillini, Italian physician/philosopher, dies at 48
1589 On this day in history death of henry III, king of Poland/France (1573-89), assassinated at 37
1600 Arent van Dorp, Dutch governor of East-Zealand, dies at about 70 on August - 02.
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 August - 02 alfonso de la Cueva, Spanish marquis of Bedmar/diplomat, dies at 83
1696 Death of Robert Campbell of Glenlyon, Scottish military commander (b. 1630) on this day in history.
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 FranĂ§ois 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 this day in history nathanael Gottfried Gruner, composer, dies at 60
1799 Jacques-Etienne Montgolfier, balloonist, dies at 54 on this day in history.
1811 William Williams, US merchant/signer (Decl of Indep), dies at 80 on this day in history.
1815 On August - 02 death of guillaume Marie Anne Brune, French marshal (b. 1763)
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 Mehemet Ali, British viceroy to Egypt, dies on August - 02.
1858 On this day in history a Emma WT von Waldeck-Pyrmont, queen/regent, dies at 76
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 On August - 02 judocus Smits, Dutch RC newspaper publisher (De Tijd), dies at 59
1873 Frank Mori, composer, dies at 53 on August - 02.
1876 On August - 02 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
1881 Death of Marcus Andrews Hislop Clarke, author (His Natural Life) at 35 on August - 02.
1889 Death of Eduardo GutiĂ©rrez, Argentinian author (b. 1851) on this day in history.