Famous Deaths In August - 02
Tuesday, 03 August 2021
0257 On August - 02 stefanus I, bishop of Rome (254-57)/heretic fighter, dies
0640 Severinus, Italian Pope (640), dies on August - 02.
0686 On this day in history john V, 1st Greeks-Syrian Pope (685-86), dies
0924 On August - 02 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 On this day in history death of andrew Barton, Scottish naval leader
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 this day in history.
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 August - 02.
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 August - 02.
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 Death of Louis François I, Prince of Conti, French military leader (b. 1717) on August - 02.
1788 On August - 02 thomas Gainsborough, English painter (Blue Boy), dies at 61
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 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 A Emma WT von Waldeck-Pyrmont, queen/regent, dies at 76 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history judocus Smits, Dutch RC newspaper publisher (De Tijd), dies at 59
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 this day in history.
1889 Death of Eduardo Gutiérrez, Argentinian author (b. 1851) on August - 02.