Famous Deaths In February - 15
Tuesday, 31 March 2020
1043 On this day in history gisela, wife of RC-German emperor Conrad II the Salier, dies at 52
1145 Lucius II, [Gherardo Caccianemici], Italian Pope (1144-45), dies on February - 15.
1152 On this day in history konrad III, Roman-German King (1138-1152), dies at about 58
1503 On February - 15 henry Deane, Archbishop of Canterbury (1501-03), dies
1568 On February - 15 hendrik van Brederode, Dutch noble (Compromise of Nobles), dies at 36
1580 Cunerus Petri, Dutch theologist/bishop of Leeuwarden, dies on February - 15.
1597 On February - 15 pieter J Kies, Dutch mayor of Haarlem (1572-73), dies at about 66
1600 On February - 15 jose the Acosta, Spanish missionary (Peru), dies at 59(?)
1621 On this day in history michael Praetorius, German composer (In Dulce Jubilo), dies at 50
1637 On February - 15 ferdinand II, King of Bohemia/Hun/German Emperor (1619-37), dies at 58
1660 Klaas Geritsz Compaen, Dutch buccaneer/merchant, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1680 Jan Swammerdam, Dutch entomologist (Bible of Nature), dies at 41 on this day in history.
1701 Adam Drese, German composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1713 On this day in history anthony Ashley Cooper, 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury, writer, dies
1738 On February - 15 death of matthias Braun, Czech sculptor (b. 1684)
1744 Frantisek Antonin Mica, composer, dies at 49 on this day in history.
1759 Alexander von Papenhoven, Flemish religious sculptor, dies at 89 on February - 15.
1761 On February - 15 carlo Cecere, composer, dies at 54
1775 On this day in history death of peter Dens, Flemish Catholic theologian (b. 1690)
1778 On February - 15 johann Gottlieb Gorner, composer, dies at 80
1780 On this day in history william Blackstone, jurist, dies
1781 On this day in history g E Lessing, writer, dies at 52
1818 Charles XIII, King of Sweden (1809-18)/Norway (1814-18), dies at 69 on February - 15.
1820 On February - 15 pierre-Joseph Cambon, member of Committee the Salut Public, dies at 63
1831 Henry Maudslay, inventor (metal lathe), dies on this day in history.
1832 Hardenack Otto Conrad Zinck, composer, dies at 85 on February - 15.
1835 Henry Hunt, British politican, dies on this day in history.
1839 Death of Chevalier de Lorimier, Quebec notary (b. 1803) on February - 15.
1841 On this day in history sibrand Acker Stratingh, Dutch dr/chemist (electrical car), dies at 53
1843 On this day in history death of theodoros Kolokotronis, Greek military figure (b. 1770)
1844 Henry Addington Lord Sidmouth, Brit premier (1801-04), dies at 86 on February - 15.
1847 On this day in history death of germinal Pierre Dandelin, Belgian mathematician (b. 1794)
1848 On February - 15 death of hermann von Boyen, Prussian field marshal (b. 1771)
1849 On February - 15 pierre F Verhulst, Belgian mathematician (logistic curve), dies at 44