Famous Deaths In January - 02
Wednesday, 27 January 2021
0017 On this day in history publius Ovidius Naso, Roman poet, dies
1512 Death of Svante, Regent of Sweden (b. 1460) on this day in history.
1514 On January - 02 death of william Smyth, English bishop and statesman (bc. 1460)
1557 Death of Pontormo, Italian painter (b. 1494) on January - 02.
1685 Death of Harbottle Grimston, English politician (b. 1603) on this day in history.
1694 On this day in history death of henry Booth, 1st Earl of Warrington, English politician (b. 1651)
1726 On January - 02 domenico Zipoli, composer, dies at 37
1740 On January - 02 johann Georg Weichenberger, composer, dies at 63
1763 John Casteret earl Granville, English premier, dies at 72 on this day in history.
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 Joseph A Feuchtmayer (Feichtmayer), German rococo sculptor, dies on this day in history.
1801 Johann C Lavater, Swiss vicar/philosopher, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1803 On January - 02 ignaz Franz von Beecke, composer, dies at 69
1861 On January - 02 frederik Willem IV, king Prussia (1840-61)/Germ (1849-61), dies at 65
1863 On January - 02 roger Weightman Hanson, Confederate brig-gen, dies in battle at 35
1892 George B Airy, English astronomer/writer, dies at 90 on January - 02.
1893 Death of John Obadiah Westwood, British entomologist (b. 1805) on January - 02.
1904 James Longstreet, Confederate general, dies at 82 on this day in history.
1913 Leon P Teisserenc de Bort, Fr meteorologist (stratosphere), dies at 57 on January - 02.
1915 Karl Goldmark, Austria-Hungarian composer (Queen of Saba), dies at 84 on this day in history.
1917 Edward B Tylor, English anthropologist, dies at 84 on January - 02.
1918 Sijbe K Bakker, vicar/theologist (Christian-Socialism), dies at 42 on January - 02.
1921 On January - 02 theobald von Bethmann-Hollweg, Ger chancellor/PM (Prussia), dies at 64
1923 Death of Sam Carter, black resident of Rosewood Florida, lynched by KKK on this day in history.
1924 Death of Sabine Baring-Gould, English composer and novelist (b. 1834) on this day in history.
1929 On January - 02 erich Wichman[n], Dutch fascist painter/sculptor, dies at 38
1936 On this day in history death of sir Francis Newdegate, Governor of Tasmania, Western Australia (b. 1862)
1937 Ross Alexander, actor (Capt Blood, Boulder Dam), dies at 29 on January - 02.
1939 On this day in history death of roman Dmowski, Polish politician (b. 1864)
1941 Mischa Levitzki, composer, dies at 42 on January - 02.
1945 Betram Home Ramsay, Engl adm/Cmdr Naval Forces (Normandy), dies at 61 on this day in history.
1946 On January - 02 joe Darling, cricketer (Aussie captain 21 Tests, won 7 lost 4), dies
1950 Emil Jannings, actor (The Way of All Flesh), dies at 65 on January - 02.