Famous Deaths In February - 15
Wednesday, 10 August 2022
1043 On this day in history gisela, wife of RC-German emperor Conrad II the Salier, dies at 52
1145 On this day in history lucius II, [Gherardo Caccianemici], Italian Pope (1144-45), dies
1152 Konrad III, Roman-German King (1138-1152), dies at about 58 on this day in history.
1503 Henry Deane, Archbishop of Canterbury (1501-03), dies on February - 15.
1568 On February - 15 hendrik van Brederode, Dutch noble (Compromise of Nobles), dies at 36
1580 On this day in history cunerus Petri, Dutch theologist/bishop of Leeuwarden, dies
1597 Pieter J Kies, Dutch mayor of Haarlem (1572-73), dies at about 66 on this day in history.
1600 Jose the Acosta, Spanish missionary (Peru), dies at 59(?) on this day in history.
1621 Michael Praetorius, German composer (In Dulce Jubilo), dies at 50 on February - 15.
1637 Ferdinand II, King of Bohemia/Hun/German Emperor (1619-37), dies at 58 on this day in history.
1660 Klaas Geritsz Compaen, Dutch buccaneer/merchant, dies at 72 on February - 15.
1680 On February - 15 jan Swammerdam, Dutch entomologist (Bible of Nature), dies at 41
1701 On February - 15 adam Drese, German composer, dies at 80
1713 On this day in history anthony Ashley Cooper, 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury, writer, dies
1738 Death of Matthias Braun, Czech sculptor (b. 1684) on February - 15.
1744 On this day in history frantisek Antonin Mica, composer, dies at 49
1759 On this day in history alexander von Papenhoven, Flemish religious sculptor, dies at 89
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 Johann Gottlieb Gorner, composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1780 On February - 15 william Blackstone, jurist, dies
1781 G E Lessing, writer, dies at 52 on this day in history.
1818 Charles XIII, King of Sweden (1809-18)/Norway (1814-18), dies at 69 on February - 15.
1820 Pierre-Joseph Cambon, member of Committee the Salut Public, dies at 63 on February - 15.
1831 Henry Maudslay, inventor (metal lathe), dies on this day in history.
1832 On February - 15 hardenack Otto Conrad Zinck, composer, dies at 85
1835 Henry Hunt, British politican, dies on February - 15.
1839 On February - 15 death of chevalier de Lorimier, Quebec notary (b. 1803)
1841 On February - 15 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 On this day in history henry Addington Lord Sidmouth, Brit premier (1801-04), dies at 86
1847 On February - 15 death of germinal Pierre Dandelin, Belgian mathematician (b. 1794)
1848 Death of Hermann von Boyen, Prussian field marshal (b. 1771) on this day in history.
1849 On February - 15 pierre F Verhulst, Belgian mathematician (logistic curve), dies at 44