Famous Deaths In February - 18
Saturday, 31 July 2021
0814 Death of Angilbert, Frankish monk and confidant of Charlemagne on February - 18.
0901 Death of Thabit ibn Qurra, Arab astronomer and mathematician (b. 826) on February - 18.
0999 On February - 18 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 Death of Kublai Khan, Mongol Emperor (b. 1215) on February - 18.
1379 Death of Albert II of Mecklenburg (b. 1318) on this day in history.
1397 On February - 18 enguerrand VII, French master of Coucy/count of Soissons, dies at 56
1405 On February - 18 death of tamerlane, Mongol Emperor (b. 1336)
1455 Fra Angelico, Italian monk/painter, dies on this day in history.
1478 On this day in history death of duke of Clarence, forced drowning in a wine barrel
1535 On February - 18 agrippa von Nettesheim, German royal astrologer, dies at 48
1546 On this day in history martin Luther, biblical scholar/religious reformer, dies at 62
1564 On February - 18 michelangelo Buonarroti, Italian sculptor/painter (David), dies at 88
1583 On February - 18 death of antonio Francesco Grazzini, Italian writer (b. 1503)
1587 On February - 18 death of mary Stuart, Queen of Scots (1560-87), beheaded at 44 [OS=Feb 8]
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 this day in history 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 On February - 18 death of pierre Antoine Motteux, French-born English dramatist (b. 1663)
1743 Death of Anna Maria Luisa de' Medici, last of the Medicis (b. 1667) on February - 18.
1745 On February - 18 nicola Fago, composer, dies at 67
1748 Death of Otto Ferdinand von Abensberg und Traun, Austrian field marshal (b. 1677) on February - 18.
1772 On this day in history death of johann Hartwig Ernst, Count von Bernstorff, Danish statesman (b. 1712)
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 Wilhelm Gottfried Enderle, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
1799 On this day in history maurus Haberhauer, composer, dies at 52
1803 On this day in history j W L Gleim, writer, dies
1807 August G Meissner, German estheticus/literary, dies at 53 on February - 18.
1817 On February - 18 giacomo Quarenghi, master builder (Hermitage Theater), dies at 72
1829 Jan Krtitel Kuchar, composer, dies at 77 on February - 18.