Famous Deaths In July - 02
Thursday, 04 June 2020
0783 On July - 02 bert(h)a/Berthrada, mother of Charles the Great, dies
0936 On July - 02 henry I the Vogelaar, German king (919-36)/duke of Saxon 912-36, dies
1298 On July - 02 adolf van Nassau, RC-German king (1292-98), dies in battle at about 43
1504 On July - 02 stefanus III Bogdanowitsj, ruler of Moldavia (1457-1504), dies
1566 Nostradamus, [Michel de Nostre-Dam], French astrologist, dies at 62 on this day in history.
1582 On this day in history death of akechi Mitsuhide, Japanese samurai (b. 1528)
1591 On July - 02 death of vincenzo Galilei, Italian composer (b. 1520)
1619 On July - 02 olivier de Serres, French farming pioneer (silkworms), dies
1621 On July - 02 death of thomas Harriot, English astronomer
1644 On July - 02 death of william Gascoigne, introduced telescopic sights, is killed at 24
1656 On this day in history death of franÃ§ois-Marie, comte de Broglie, Italian-born French commander (b. 1611)
1663 On July - 02 thomas Selle, composer, dies at 64
1674 Death of Eberhard III, Duke of WÃ¼rttemberg (b. 1614) on this day in history.
1684 Death of John Rogers, president of Harvard University (b. 1630) on July - 02.
1700 On July - 02 lambert Doomer, painter/cartoonist, dies at about 77
1708 On this day in history willem of Nassau, mister of Zuylenstein/lt-gen/baron Enfield, dies
1743 On this day in history spencer Compton earl of Wilmington, English minister of Finance, dies
1746 Death of Thomas Baker, English antiquarian (b. 1656) on July - 02.
1778 Jean-Jacques Rousseau, composer, dies at 66 on July - 02.
1794 On July - 02 franz Xaver Thomas Pokorny, composer, dies at 65
1798 On July - 02 john Fitch, American inventor, clockmaker, etc, dies
1822 On this day in history death of denmark Vesey, & 5 aides hanged at Blake's Landing, Charleston, SC
1833 On July - 02 death of gervasio Antonio de Posadas, Argentine politician (b. 1757)
1843 On this day in history samuel Hahnemann, German physician, dies at 88
1850 On July - 02 robert "Bobbie" Peel, British PM/founder London Police, dies at 62
1857 Death of Carlo Pisacane, Italian patriot (b. 1818) on July - 02.
1861 On this day in history peter A de Genestet, vicar/poet, dies at 31
1863 Stephen Hinsdale Weed, US Union brig-general, dies in battle at 28 on July - 02.
1878 On this day in history francois-Emmanuel-Joseph Bazin, composer, dies at 61
1895 William Rockstro, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1903 Death of Ed Delahanty, American Hall of Fame baseball player (b. 1867) on July - 02.
1911 On this day in history felix Mottl, composer, dies at 54
1912 On this day in history tom Richardson, cricketer (88 wickets in 14 Tests for England), dies
1914 On July - 02 joseph Chamberlain, British minister to Germany, dies at 78