Famous Deaths In July - 02
Wednesday, 14 April 2021
0783 Bert(h)a/Berthrada, mother of Charles the Great, dies on July - 02.
0936 Henry I the Vogelaar, German king (919-36)/duke of Saxon 912-36, dies on July - 02.
1298 On this day in history adolf van Nassau, RC-German king (1292-98), dies in battle at about 43
1504 Stefanus III Bogdanowitsj, ruler of Moldavia (1457-1504), dies on July - 02.
1566 On this day in history nostradamus, [Michel de Nostre-Dam], French astrologist, dies at 62
1582 On this day in history death of akechi Mitsuhide, Japanese samurai (b. 1528)
1591 Death of Vincenzo Galilei, Italian composer (b. 1520) on this day in history.
1619 Olivier de Serres, French farming pioneer (silkworms), dies on July - 02.
1621 Death of Thomas Harriot, English astronomer on this day in history.
1644 Death of William Gascoigne, introduced telescopic sights, is killed at 24 on July - 02.
1656 Death of François-Marie, comte de Broglie, Italian-born French commander (b. 1611) on this day in history.
1663 Thomas Selle, composer, dies at 64 on July - 02.
1674 On July - 02 death of eberhard III, Duke of Württemberg (b. 1614)
1684 On July - 02 death of john Rogers, president of Harvard University (b. 1630)
1700 Lambert Doomer, painter/cartoonist, dies at about 77 on July - 02.
1708 Willem of Nassau, mister of Zuylenstein/lt-gen/baron Enfield, dies on this day in history.
1743 Spencer Compton earl of Wilmington, English minister of Finance, dies on July - 02.
1746 Death of Thomas Baker, English antiquarian (b. 1656) on this day in history.
1778 On July - 02 jean-Jacques Rousseau, composer, dies at 66
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 July - 02 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 July - 02 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 On July - 02 stephen Hinsdale Weed, US Union brig-general, dies in battle at 28
1878 Francois-Emmanuel-Joseph Bazin, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1895 On July - 02 william Rockstro, composer, dies at 72
1903 On this day in history death of ed Delahanty, American Hall of Fame baseball player (b. 1867)
1911 On this day in history felix Mottl, composer, dies at 54
1912 On July - 02 tom Richardson, cricketer (88 wickets in 14 Tests for England), dies
1914 On July - 02 joseph Chamberlain, British minister to Germany, dies at 78