Famous Deaths In February - 21
Monday, 24 June 2019
0556 Maximianus van Ravenna, bishop (Basilica S Stefano), dies on February - 21.
1437 On this day in history death of king James I of Scotland (b. 1394)
1471 Death of John of Rokycan, Czech Catholic archbishop on February - 21.
1513 Julius II, [Giuliano dellea Rovere], Pope (1503-13), dies at 69 on February - 21.
1554 On February - 21 hieronymus Bock, German doctor (founder of modern botany), dies
1595 On February - 21 death of robert Southwell, English Jesuit/poet, hanged
1624 Dirck van Baburen, Dutch painter (Sepulture), dies at about 28 on this day in history.
1648 On this day in history christian IV, king of Denmark/Norway, dies
1653 On February - 21 adriaen Pauw, master of Heemstede/Dutch Grand Pensionary, dies at 71
1668 Death of John Thurloe, English Puritan spy (b. 1616) on February - 21.
1677 On February - 21 [Benedictus] Baruch Spinoza, philosopher, dies at 44
1684 Pieter van den Abeelen, Dutch medallist/jeweller, dies at about 75 on this day in history.
1689 On February - 21 isaacus Vossius, Dutch [Isaac Vos], librarian, dies
1711 On February - 21 joan van Hoorn, gov-gen of Neth-Indies (1707-09), dies at 57
1715 On February - 21 death of charles Calvert, 3rd Baron Baltimore, Governor of the Province of Maryland (b. 1637)
1730 On this day in history benedict XIII, [Pietro F Orsini], Pope (1724-30), dies at 81
1788 Death of Johann Georg Palitzsch, German astronomer (b. 1723) on February - 21.
1790 On this day in history johann Friedrich Kloffler, composer, dies at 64
1803 Death of Edward Despard, last person drawn & quartered in England on February - 21.
1821 Death of Georg Friedrich von Martens, German diplomat (b. 1756) on February - 21.
1824 Death of Eugène de Beauharnais, son of Napoleon's wife, Josephine (b. 1781) on February - 21.
1842 On this day in history wojciech Zywny, composer, dies at 85
1846 Death of Emperor Ninko of Japan (b. 1800) on this day in history.
1862 On this day in history justinus A C Kerner, German family doctor/poet/writer, dies at 75
1864 On February - 21 jeffery Forrest, US Confederate brig-general, dies in battle
1872 On February - 21 pavel P Gagarin, Russian monarch/politician, dies at 82
1876 On this day in history henry John Gauntlett, composer, dies at 70
1879 On this day in history peter P van Bosse, Dutch liberal minister of Finance, dies at 69
1884 John Pike Hullah, composer, dies at 71 on February - 21.
1894 On February - 21 gustave Caillebotte, French shipbuilding designer/painter, dies at 45
1901 On this day in history death of george Francis FitzGerald, Irish mathematician (b. 1851)
1919 On February - 21 giovanni Bolzoni, composer, dies at 77
1920 Death of Jacinta Marto, witness of the Blessed Virgin Mary at Fatima (b. 1910) on February - 21.
1924 On February - 21 salvatore Auteri Manzocchi, composer, dies at 78