Famous Deaths In August - 02
Monday, 21 October 2019
0257 On August - 02 stefanus I, bishop of Rome (254-57)/heretic fighter, dies
0640 Severinus, Italian Pope (640), dies on this day in history.
0686 On this day in history john V, 1st Greeks-Syrian Pope (685-86), dies
0924 On this day in history death of Ă†lfweard 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 this day in history.
1100 Death of William II, [Rufus], king of England, shot in New Forest at 44 on August - 02.
1222 Death of Count Raymond VI of Toulouse (b. 1156) on this day in history.
1511 Death of Andrew Barton, Scottish naval leader on this day in history.
1512 On this day in history alessandro Achillini, Italian physician/philosopher, dies at 48
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 this day in history.
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 FranĂ§ois I, Prince of Conti, French military leader (b. 1717) on this day in history.
1788 Thomas Gainsborough, English painter (Blue Boy), dies at 61 on August - 02.
1792 On August - 02 nathanael Gottfried Gruner, composer, dies at 60
1799 Jacques-Etienne Montgolfier, balloonist, dies at 54 on August - 02.
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 On August - 02 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 this day in history.
1858 On August - 02 a Emma WT von Waldeck-Pyrmont, queen/regent, dies at 76
1859 On this day in history death of horace Mann, American educator and abolitionist (b. 1796)
1869 Death of Alexandrine Tinne, Dutch explorer/photographer, murdered at 30+ on August - 02.
1872 On this day in history judocus Smits, Dutch RC newspaper publisher (De Tijd), dies at 59
1873 On this day in history frank Mori, composer, dies at 53
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 On August - 02 death of marcus Andrews Hislop Clarke, author (His Natural Life) at 35
1889 On this day in history death of eduardo GutiĂ©rrez, Argentinian author (b. 1851)