Famous Deaths In August - 02
Wednesday, 21 August 2019
0257 On August - 02 stefanus I, bishop of Rome (254-57)/heretic fighter, dies
0640 On August - 02 severinus, Italian Pope (640), dies
0686 John V, 1st Greeks-Syrian Pope (685-86), dies on this day in history.
0924 Death of Ælfweard of Wessex on this day in history.
1002 On this day in history 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 On August - 02 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 this day in history.
1511 On August - 02 death of andrew Barton, Scottish naval leader
1512 Alessandro Achillini, Italian physician/philosopher, dies at 48 on August - 02.
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 this day in history.
1611 On August - 02 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 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 On this day in history 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 Nathanael Gottfried Gruner, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
1799 On this day in history jacques-Etienne Montgolfier, balloonist, dies at 54
1811 On this day in history william Williams, US merchant/signer (Decl of Indep), dies at 80
1815 Death of Guillaume Marie Anne Brune, French marshal (b. 1763) on August - 02.
1823 Death of Lazare Carnot, French general, politician, and mathematician (b. 1753) on August - 02.
1827 On this day in history james Hewitt, composer, dies at 57
1849 On this day in history mehemet Ali, British viceroy to Egypt, dies
1858 On August - 02 a Emma WT von Waldeck-Pyrmont, queen/regent, dies at 76
1859 Death of Horace Mann, American educator and abolitionist (b. 1796) on August - 02.
1869 Death of Alexandrine Tinne, Dutch explorer/photographer, murdered at 30+ on August - 02.
1872 Judocus Smits, Dutch RC newspaper publisher (De Tijd), dies at 59 on this day in history.
1873 Frank Mori, composer, dies at 53 on August - 02.
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 On this day in history death of marcus Andrews Hislop Clarke, author (His Natural Life) at 35
1889 Death of Eduardo Gutiérrez, Argentinian author (b. 1851) on this day in history.