Famous Deaths In February - 01
Sunday, 18 August 2019
0656 Sigebert III, king of Austrasia, dies at about 25 on this day in history.
1204 On this day in history death of alexius IV Angelus, regent of Byzantium (1203-04), murdered
1248 Hendrik II, duke of Brabant (1235-48), dies on this day in history.
1294 On February - 01 louis II, the Stern, ruler of Upper-Bayern, dies
1328 Charles IV, the Handsome, King of France (1322-28), dies on this day in history.
1502 Olivier de la Marche, Flemish writer/poet/governor, dies on this day in history.
1542 Death of Girolamo Aleandro, Italian Catholic cardinal (b. 1480) on this day in history.
1563 Death of Menas, Emperor of Ethiopia (died of fever) on this day in history.
1590 On this day in history death of lawrence Humphrey,English clergyman and educator
1650 Death of Rene Descartes, philosopher "I think therefore I am", stops thinking on this day in history.
1666 On February - 01 sjihab al-Din Sultan C Shah Djahan, mogol of India (Taj-Mahal), dies
1669 Death of Abandoned child, Huygens friend poet Catharina Questiers, buried at 31 on February - 01.
1691 Alexander VIII, [Pietro Ottoboni], Italian Pope (1689-91), dies at 80 on February - 01.
1694 On this day in history john L baron van Elderen, 63rd bishop of Liege (1688-94), dies at 73
1718 On this day in history death of charles Talbot, 1st Duke of Shrewsbury, English politician (b. 1660)
1733 On this day in history august II, the Strong, King of Poland (355 children), dies at 62
1734 Death of John Floyer, English physician and writer (b. 1649) on this day in history.
1743 On this day in history giuseppe Ottavio Pitoni, Italian composer, dies at 85
1747 Jacobus E J Capitein, Dutch slave/vicar/merchant, dies on this day in history.
1761 On this day in history death of pierre François Xavier de Charlevoix, French historian (b. 1682)
1768 On February - 01 death of sir Robert Rich, 4th Baronet, British cavalry officer (b. 1685)
1793 Death of William Wildman Shute Barrington, British statesman (b. 1717) on February - 01.
1795 On this day in history giacomo Insanguine, composer, dies at 66
1818 On February - 01 giuseppi Gazzaniga, composer, dies at 74
1824 On February - 01 maria Theresia von Paradis, composer, dies at 64
1832 On February - 01 ecco Epkema, Dutch classic linguist (Frisian/Old Frisian), dies at 71
1838 On February - 01 abraham de Veer, Dutch gov-gen of Suriname (1822-28), dies at 71
1839 Giuseppe Valadier, Italian architect/archaeologist, dies at 76 on February - 01.
1850 Death of Edward Baker Lincoln, son of U.S. President Abraham Lincoln on this day in history.
1851 On February - 01 mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, novelist (Frankenstein), dies at 53
1869 On this day in history frederik W Conrad, hydraulic engineer/railway pioneer, dies at 68
1871 Alexander Nikoleyevich Serov, composer, dies at 51 on this day in history.
1873 Matthew Maury, hydrographer, dies on February - 01.
1875 On February - 01 william Sterndale Bennett, composer, dies at 58