Famous Deaths In February - 11
Sunday, 18 April 2021
0641 On February - 11 heraclius, emperor of Byzantium (610-641), dies at about 65
0731 On February - 11 gregory II, Greek-Syrian Pope, dies
0821 On February - 11 benedict of Aniane, saint, dies
0824 On February - 11 paschal I, Italian Pope (817-24), dies
0867 On this day in history theodora, the Saint, beauty queen/empress of Byzantine, dies
1141 On this day in history hugo of St-Victor, philosopher/theologist/mystic, dies
1160 Death of Minamoto no Yoshitomo, Japanese general (b. 1123) on February - 11.
1503 On February - 11 elizabeth of York, Consort of King Henry VII, dies on 38th birthday
1511 Death of Henry, Duke of Cornwall, son of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon on this day in history.
1543 On February - 11 ahmed Gran, sultan of Adal, dies in battle
1622 On February - 11 alfonso Fontanelli, composer, dies at 64
1626 Death of Pietro Cataldi, Italian mathematician (b. 1552) on this day in history.
1650 On February - 11 death of rene Descartes, philosopher "I think therefore I am", stops thinking
1685 On this day in history david Teniers III, Flemish painter, dies at 46
1713 On this day in history death of jahandar Shah, Mughal emperor of India (b. 1664)
1755 On February - 11 death of francesco Scipione, marchese di Maffei, Italian archaeologist (b. 1675)
1762 On February - 11 johann Tobias Krebs, composer, dies at 71
1763 On this day in history death of william Shenstone, English poet (b. 1714)
1797 Antoine Dauvergne, composer, dies at 83 on February - 11.
1806 Vicente Martin y Soler, composer, dies at 51 on February - 11.
1829 On this day in history death of alexandr Griboyedov, Russian playwright (b. 1795)
1841 On this day in history j H Ferdinand Olivier, German painter, dies at 55
1862 On this day in history death of elizabeth Siddal, British poet and artist (b. 1829)
1868 Leon Foucault, discovers 1st physical proof of Earth's rotation, dies on February - 11.
1870 On February - 11 jacob M de Kempenaer, Dutch min of Internal Aff (1848-49), dies at 76
1879 Honore Daumier, caricaturist/painter, dies on February - 11.
1882 On February - 11 gustav Schmidt, composer, dies at 65
1892 Erik Anthon Valdemar Siboni, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
1894 On February - 11 pasqual Juan Emilio Arrieta y Corera, composer, dies at 70
1899 On February - 11 george Morgan, 1st English motorist to die in an motor accident, dies
1901 On this day in history milan I, king of Serbia, dies at 56
1903 On February - 11 henryk Szulc, composer, dies at 67
1907 Peter J Savelberg, Dutch Limbourg monastery founder, dies at 80 on February - 11.
1911 On this day in history albert von Rothschild, baron/Austrian banker, dies at 66