Famous Deaths In February - 01
Saturday, 16 February 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 On February - 01 hendrik II, duke of Brabant (1235-48), dies
1294 On February - 01 louis II, the Stern, ruler of Upper-Bayern, dies
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 On February - 01 death of girolamo Aleandro, Italian Catholic cardinal (b. 1480)
1563 On this day in history death of menas, Emperor of Ethiopia (died of fever)
1590 Death of Lawrence Humphrey,English clergyman and educator on February - 01.
1650 On this day in history death of rene Descartes, philosopher "I think therefore I am", stops thinking
1666 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
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 On February - 01 august II, the Strong, King of Poland (355 children), dies at 62
1734 On February - 01 death of john Floyer, English physician and writer (b. 1649)
1743 Giuseppe Ottavio Pitoni, Italian composer, dies at 85 on February - 01.
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 Death of William Wildman Shute Barrington, British statesman (b. 1717) on this day in history.
1795 Giacomo Insanguine, composer, dies at 66 on February - 01.
1818 Giuseppi Gazzaniga, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
1824 On February - 01 maria Theresia von Paradis, composer, dies at 64
1832 On this day in history 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 February - 01.
1839 Giuseppe Valadier, Italian architect/archaeologist, dies at 76 on this day in history.
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 Frederik W Conrad, hydraulic engineer/railway pioneer, dies at 68 on February - 01.
1871 Alexander Nikoleyevich Serov, composer, dies at 51 on this day in history.
1873 On February - 01 matthew Maury, hydrographer, dies
1875 William Sterndale Bennett, composer, dies at 58 on February - 01.