Famous Deaths In February - 01
Thursday, 22 October 2020
0656 On this day in history sigebert III, king of Austrasia, dies at about 25
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 February - 01.
1294 Louis II, the Stern, ruler of Upper-Bayern, dies on this day in history.
1328 On February - 01 charles IV, the Handsome, King of France (1322-28), dies
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 February - 01.
1563 Death of Menas, Emperor of Ethiopia (died of fever) on this day in history.
1590 Death of Lawrence Humphrey,English clergyman and educator on this day in history.
1650 On February - 01 death of rene Descartes, philosopher "I think therefore I am", stops thinking
1666 Sjihab al-Din Sultan C Shah Djahan, mogol of India (Taj-Mahal), dies on February - 01.
1669 On February - 01 death of abandoned child, Huygens friend poet Catharina Questiers, buried at 31
1691 On this day in history alexander VIII, [Pietro Ottoboni], Italian Pope (1689-91), dies at 80
1694 On February - 01 john L baron van Elderen, 63rd bishop of Liege (1688-94), dies at 73
1718 Death of Charles Talbot, 1st Duke of Shrewsbury, English politician (b. 1660) on this day in history.
1733 August II, the Strong, King of Poland (355 children), dies at 62 on February - 01.
1734 On February - 01 death of john Floyer, English physician and writer (b. 1649)
1743 On February - 01 giuseppe Ottavio Pitoni, Italian composer, dies at 85
1747 On February - 01 jacobus E J Capitein, Dutch slave/vicar/merchant, dies
1761 Death of Pierre François Xavier de Charlevoix, French historian (b. 1682) on February - 01.
1768 Death of Sir Robert Rich, 4th Baronet, British cavalry officer (b. 1685) on this day in history.
1793 On this day in history death of william Wildman Shute Barrington, British statesman (b. 1717)
1795 On this day in history giacomo Insanguine, composer, dies at 66
1818 Giuseppi Gazzaniga, composer, dies at 74 on February - 01.
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 Abraham de Veer, Dutch gov-gen of Suriname (1822-28), dies at 71 on this day in history.
1839 Giuseppe Valadier, Italian architect/archaeologist, dies at 76 on February - 01.
1850 On this day in history death of edward Baker Lincoln, son of U.S. President Abraham Lincoln
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 On February - 01 alexander Nikoleyevich Serov, composer, dies at 51
1873 On this day in history matthew Maury, hydrographer, dies
1875 On this day in history william Sterndale Bennett, composer, dies at 58