Famous Deaths In May - 02
Thursday, 23 January 2020
0373 Death of Athanasius, Patriarch of Alexandria (b. 298) on this day in history.
0649 On May - 02 maruta of Tagrit, theology/1st mafriaan Jakobitische church, dies
0756 Death of Emperor ShĹŤmu, Emperor of Japan (b. 701) on May - 02.
0907 Death of Boris I of Bulgaria on this day in history.
1230 On May - 02 death of william de Braose, Lord of Abergavenny (b. 1197)
1250 Death of Toeransa, sultan of Egypt, murdered on this day in history.
1300 On May - 02 death of blanche of Artois, regent of Navarre (b. 1248)
1450 On this day in history death of william de la Pole, 1st Duke of Suffolk, English military leader (b. 1396)
1459 On May - 02 pierozzi Antoninus, Italian archbishop of Florence/saint, dies
1488 On May - 02 jacob van Horne, Burgundy statesman, dies
1519 On May - 02 leonardo Da Vinci, artist/scientist, dies at 67
1564 Death of Cardinal Rodolfo Pio da Carpi, Italian humanist (b. 1500) on May - 02.
1567 On May - 02 marin Drzic, Croatian playwright (Dundo Maroje), dies
1627 On May - 02 death of lodovico Grossi da Viadana, Italian composer (b. 1560)
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 this day in history.
1683 On this day in history death of stjepan GradiÄ‡, Croatian philosopher and scientist (b. 1613)
1685 On this day in history death of adriaen van Ostade, Dutch painter, buried
1711 On May - 02 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 this day in history.
1736 Albert Seba, Amsterdam pharmacist, dies at 71 on May - 02.
1799 Henri-Joseph Rigel, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.
1802 On May - 02 death of herman Willem Daendels, Dutch statesman (b. 1762)
1810 Death of Rev. Dr. Henry Jerome de Salis, divine (b.1740) on May - 02.
1818 On May - 02 herman W Daendels, governor-gen of Guinea (1815-18), dies at 55
1819 On this day in history death of mary Moser, English painter (b. 1744)
1845 On May - 02 august Pauly, German writer (Real Encyclopedia), dies at 48
1849 David H Chasse, baron/gen (fought Napoleon at Waterloo), dies at 84 on this day in history.
1857 LC Alfred the Musset, French poet (Lesson caprices Marianne), dies on May - 02.
1864 Giacomo Meyerbeer, composer, dies at 72 on May - 02.
1892 On this day in history wilhelm Rust, composer, dies at 69
1897 William Cleaver Francis Robinson, composer, dies at 63 on May - 02.
1919 Gustav Landauer, German socialist, dies on this day in history.
1927 Death of Ernest Starling, British physiologist (b. 1866) on this day in history.