Famous Deaths In February - 15
Saturday, 23 October 2021
1043 On February - 15 gisela, wife of RC-German emperor Conrad II the Salier, dies at 52
1145 Lucius II, [Gherardo Caccianemici], Italian Pope (1144-45), dies on this day in history.
1152 Konrad III, Roman-German King (1138-1152), dies at about 58 on February - 15.
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 this day in history.
1597 On February - 15 pieter J Kies, Dutch mayor of Haarlem (1572-73), dies at about 66
1600 Jose the Acosta, Spanish missionary (Peru), dies at 59(?) on this day in history.
1621 On February - 15 michael Praetorius, German composer (In Dulce Jubilo), dies at 50
1637 On this day in history ferdinand II, King of Bohemia/Hun/German Emperor (1619-37), dies at 58
1660 On this day in history klaas Geritsz Compaen, Dutch buccaneer/merchant, dies at 72
1680 Jan Swammerdam, Dutch entomologist (Bible of Nature), dies at 41 on this day in history.
1701 On February - 15 adam Drese, German composer, dies at 80
1713 Anthony Ashley Cooper, 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury, writer, dies on this day in history.
1738 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
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 William Blackstone, jurist, dies on February - 15.
1781 On February - 15 g E Lessing, writer, dies at 52
1818 Charles XIII, King of Sweden (1809-18)/Norway (1814-18), dies at 69 on this day in history.
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 On February - 15 henry Hunt, British politican, dies
1839 Death of Chevalier de Lorimier, Quebec notary (b. 1803) on February - 15.
1841 Sibrand Acker Stratingh, Dutch dr/chemist (electrical car), dies at 53 on February - 15.
1843 Death of Theodoros Kolokotronis, Greek military figure (b. 1770) on February - 15.
1844 Henry Addington Lord Sidmouth, Brit premier (1801-04), dies at 86 on this day in history.
1847 On February - 15 death of germinal Pierre Dandelin, Belgian mathematician (b. 1794)
1848 On this day in history death of hermann von Boyen, Prussian field marshal (b. 1771)
1849 On this day in history pierre F Verhulst, Belgian mathematician (logistic curve), dies at 44