Famous Deaths In February - 15
Monday, 22 April 2019
1043 On February - 15 gisela, wife of RC-German emperor Conrad II the Salier, dies at 52
1145 On February - 15 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 On this day in history henry Deane, Archbishop of Canterbury (1501-03), dies
1568 On this day in history 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 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 Ferdinand II, King of Bohemia/Hun/German Emperor (1619-37), dies at 58 on this day in history.
1660 On this day in history klaas Geritsz Compaen, Dutch buccaneer/merchant, dies at 72
1680 On this day in history jan Swammerdam, Dutch entomologist (Bible of Nature), dies at 41
1701 Adam Drese, German composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history frantisek Antonin Mica, composer, dies at 49
1759 Alexander von Papenhoven, Flemish religious sculptor, dies at 89 on February - 15.
1761 Carlo Cecere, composer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
1775 Death of Peter Dens, Flemish Catholic theologian (b. 1690) on this day in history.
1778 On February - 15 johann Gottlieb Gorner, composer, dies at 80
1780 On February - 15 william Blackstone, jurist, dies
1781 On February - 15 g E Lessing, writer, dies at 52
1818 On February - 15 charles XIII, King of Sweden (1809-18)/Norway (1814-18), dies at 69
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 this day in history hardenack Otto Conrad Zinck, composer, dies at 85
1835 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1844 On February - 15 henry Addington Lord Sidmouth, Brit premier (1801-04), dies at 86
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 Pierre F Verhulst, Belgian mathematician (logistic curve), dies at 44 on February - 15.