Famous Deaths In May - 02
Friday, 19 August 2022
0373 Death of Athanasius, Patriarch of Alexandria (b. 298) on May - 02.
0649 Maruta of Tagrit, theology/1st mafriaan Jakobitische church, dies on this day in history.
0756 On May - 02 death of emperor Shōmu, Emperor of Japan (b. 701)
0907 On this day in history death of boris I of Bulgaria
1230 Death of William de Braose, Lord of Abergavenny (b. 1197) on this day in history.
1250 On May - 02 death of toeransa, sultan of Egypt, murdered
1300 Death of Blanche of Artois, regent of Navarre (b. 1248) on May - 02.
1450 On this day in history death of william de la Pole, 1st Duke of Suffolk, English military leader (b. 1396)
1459 Pierozzi Antoninus, Italian archbishop of Florence/saint, dies on May - 02.
1488 On this day in history jacob van Horne, Burgundy statesman, dies
1519 Leonardo Da Vinci, artist/scientist, dies at 67 on May - 02.
1564 Death of Cardinal Rodolfo Pio da Carpi, Italian humanist (b. 1500) on May - 02.
1567 Marin Drzic, Croatian playwright (Dundo Maroje), dies on this day in history.
1627 Death of Lodovico Grossi da Viadana, Italian composer (b. 1560) on this day in history.
1667 On this day in history death of george Wither, English writer (b. 1588)
1669 Pieter Jansz Post, master builder (Waag, Gouda), dies at 61 on May - 02.
1683 Death of Stjepan Gradić, Croatian philosopher and scientist (b. 1613) on this day in history.
1685 Death of Adriaen van Ostade, Dutch painter, buried on May - 02.
1711 On this day in history death of laurence Hyde, 1st Earl of Rochester, English statesman (b. 1641)
1727 Paul Aler, French jesuit/poet (Gradus ad Parnassum), dies at 70 on May - 02.
1736 Albert Seba, Amsterdam pharmacist, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1799 On May - 02 henri-Joseph Rigel, composer, dies at 58
1802 Death of Herman Willem Daendels, Dutch statesman (b. 1762) on this day in history.
1810 On this day in history death of rev. Dr. Henry Jerome de Salis, divine (b.1740)
1818 On May - 02 herman W Daendels, governor-gen of Guinea (1815-18), dies at 55
1819 Death of Mary Moser, English painter (b. 1744) on May - 02.
1845 August Pauly, German writer (Real Encyclopedia), dies at 48 on May - 02.
1849 David H Chasse, baron/gen (fought Napoleon at Waterloo), dies at 84 on May - 02.
1857 LC Alfred the Musset, French poet (Lesson caprices Marianne), dies on this day in history.
1864 On this day in history giacomo Meyerbeer, composer, dies at 72
1892 On May - 02 wilhelm Rust, composer, dies at 69
1897 On May - 02 william Cleaver Francis Robinson, composer, dies at 63
1919 On this day in history gustav Landauer, German socialist, dies
1927 Death of Ernest Starling, British physiologist (b. 1866) on this day in history.