Famous Deaths In February - 18
Sunday, 15 December 2019
0814 On February - 18 death of angilbert, Frankish monk and confidant of Charlemagne
0901 On this day in history death of thabit ibn Qurra, Arab astronomer and mathematician (b. 826)
0999 On this day in history gregory V, [Bruno] 1st German Pope, dies
1139 On February - 18 death of prince Yaropolk II of Kiev (b. 1082)
1217 On February - 18 alexander Neckum de Sancto Albano, Engl encyclopedist, dies at 59
1294 On February - 18 death of kublai Khan, Mongol Emperor (b. 1215)
1379 On February - 18 death of albert II of Mecklenburg (b. 1318)
1397 On February - 18 enguerrand VII, French master of Coucy/count of Soissons, dies at 56
1405 On this day in history death of tamerlane, Mongol Emperor (b. 1336)
1455 On this day in history fra Angelico, Italian monk/painter, dies
1478 Death of Duke of Clarence, forced drowning in a wine barrel on this day in history.
1535 On February - 18 agrippa von Nettesheim, German royal astrologer, dies at 48
1546 Martin Luther, biblical scholar/religious reformer, dies at 62 on February - 18.
1564 Michelangelo Buonarroti, Italian sculptor/painter (David), dies at 88 on February - 18.
1583 On February - 18 death of antonio Francesco Grazzini, Italian writer (b. 1503)
1587 Death of Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots (1560-87), beheaded at 44 [OS=Feb 8] on February - 18.
1654 Death of Jean-Louis Guez de Balzac, French writer (b. 1594) on February - 18.
1660 Death of Judith Jansdochter Leyster, Dutch painter, buried on February - 18.
1683 On February - 18 nicolaes Pietersz Berchem, Dutch landscape painter/etcher, dies at 62
1712 On February - 18 duke of Bourgondie, French king Louis XIV's grandson, dies
1718 Death of Pierre Antoine Motteux, French-born English dramatist (b. 1663) on this day in history.
1743 On February - 18 death of anna Maria Luisa de' Medici, last of the Medicis (b. 1667)
1745 On this day in history nicola Fago, composer, dies at 67
1748 Death of Otto Ferdinand von Abensberg und Traun, Austrian field marshal (b. 1677) on February - 18.
1772 Death of Johann Hartwig Ernst, Count von Bernstorff, Danish statesman (b. 1712) on February - 18.
1778 On February - 18 death of joseph Marie Terray, French statesman (b. 1715)
1780 Death of Kristijonas Donelaitis, Lithuanian poet (b. 1714) on this day in history.
1788 On February - 18 death of john Whitehurst, English clockmaker and scientist (b. 1713)
1790 On February - 18 wilhelm Gottfried Enderle, composer, dies at 67
1799 On this day in history maurus Haberhauer, composer, dies at 52
1803 On February - 18 j W L Gleim, writer, dies
1807 August G Meissner, German estheticus/literary, dies at 53 on this day in history.
1817 On February - 18 giacomo Quarenghi, master builder (Hermitage Theater), dies at 72
1829 Jan Krtitel Kuchar, composer, dies at 77 on February - 18.