Famous Deaths In January - 02
Wednesday, 10 August 2022
0017 On January - 02 publius Ovidius Naso, Roman poet, dies
1512 Death of Svante, Regent of Sweden (b. 1460) on January - 02.
1514 Death of William Smyth, English bishop and statesman (bc. 1460) on January - 02.
1557 Death of Pontormo, Italian painter (b. 1494) on January - 02.
1685 Death of Harbottle Grimston, English politician (b. 1603) on January - 02.
1694 On this day in history death of henry Booth, 1st Earl of Warrington, English politician (b. 1651)
1726 Domenico Zipoli, composer, dies at 37 on January - 02.
1740 On this day in history johann Georg Weichenberger, composer, dies at 63
1763 John Casteret earl Granville, English premier, dies at 72 on January - 02.
1780 Johann Ludwig Krebs, composer, dies at 66 on January - 02.
1789 On January - 02 franz Joseph Leonti Meyer von Schavensee, composer, dies at 68
1790 On this day in history joseph A Feuchtmayer (Feichtmayer), German rococo sculptor, dies
1801 On January - 02 johann C Lavater, Swiss vicar/philosopher, dies at 59
1803 Ignaz Franz von Beecke, composer, dies at 69 on January - 02.
1861 On January - 02 frederik Willem IV, king Prussia (1840-61)/Germ (1849-61), dies at 65
1863 Roger Weightman Hanson, Confederate brig-gen, dies in battle at 35 on this day in history.
1892 George B Airy, English astronomer/writer, dies at 90 on this day in history.
1893 On this day in history death of john Obadiah Westwood, British entomologist (b. 1805)
1904 James Longstreet, Confederate general, dies at 82 on January - 02.
1913 On January - 02 leon P Teisserenc de Bort, Fr meteorologist (stratosphere), dies at 57
1915 On January - 02 karl Goldmark, Austria-Hungarian composer (Queen of Saba), dies at 84
1917 Edward B Tylor, English anthropologist, dies at 84 on January - 02.
1918 Sijbe K Bakker, vicar/theologist (Christian-Socialism), dies at 42 on this day in history.
1921 On January - 02 theobald von Bethmann-Hollweg, Ger chancellor/PM (Prussia), dies at 64
1923 On January - 02 death of sam Carter, black resident of Rosewood Florida, lynched by KKK
1924 Death of Sabine Baring-Gould, English composer and novelist (b. 1834) on this day in history.
1929 Erich Wichman[n], Dutch fascist painter/sculptor, dies at 38 on this day in history.
1936 Death of Sir Francis Newdegate, Governor of Tasmania, Western Australia (b. 1862) on January - 02.
1937 Ross Alexander, actor (Capt Blood, Boulder Dam), dies at 29 on this day in history.
1939 Death of Roman Dmowski, Polish politician (b. 1864) on this day in history.
1941 Mischa Levitzki, composer, dies at 42 on January - 02.
1945 On January - 02 betram Home Ramsay, Engl adm/Cmdr Naval Forces (Normandy), dies at 61
1946 On this day in history joe Darling, cricketer (Aussie captain 21 Tests, won 7 lost 4), dies
1950 On January - 02 emil Jannings, actor (The Way of All Flesh), dies at 65