Famous Deaths In October - 02
Sunday, 09 August 2020
0472 On October - 02 olybrius, emperor of Westromeinse republic (472), dies
0939 On this day in history death of giselbert, duke of Lutheran, drowns at about 49
1113 On this day in history mawdoed, Selchuk emir/governor of Mosul, dies
1264 On October - 02 urbanus IV, [Jacques Pantaleon], French Pope (1261-64), dies
1517 John Murmelius, humanist/theory/school book writer, dies at about 37 on October - 02.
1559 On October - 02 death of jacquet of Mantua, French composer (b. 1483)
1564 On October - 02 andreas Vesalius, [Andries of Wesel], Flemish anatomist, dies at 49
1588 Bernardino Telesio, Italian philosopher (Rerum in Child), dies on October - 02.
1617 On this day in history isaac Oliver, miniature painter, dies
1626 On this day in history death of diego Sarmiento de AcuĂ±a, conde de Gondomar, Spanish diplomat (b. 1567)
1629 Pierre the Barulle, French cardinal/founder (French Oratorio), dies on this day in history.
1656 Stephan Otto, composer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
1678 Wu San-kuei, gen, invited Manchus to China, dies trying to expel them on this day in history.
1707 Anne Jules duke the Noailles, marshal of France (huguenot), dies at 57 on October - 02.
1721 Benott Audran, artist/engraver, dies on October - 02.
1724 On this day in history death of franĂ§ois-TimolĂ©on de Choisy, French writer (b. 1644)
1729 On October - 02 arnold Boonen, portrait painter, dies at 60
1746 On October - 02 death of josiah Burchett, English Secretary of the Admiralty
1764 Death of William Cavendish, 4th Duke of Devonshire, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on this day in history.
1775 Death of Chiyo-ni, Japanese poet (b. 1703) on this day in history.
1780 Death of John Andre, British major, hanged by Americans (spied with B Arnold) on this day in history.
1782 Death of Charles Lee, British and U.S. general (b. 1732) on October - 02.
1786 On this day in history august Keppel, 1st viscount/naval commander/politican, dies
1803 On October - 02 samuel Adams, US revolutionary (Boston Massacre-Tea Party), dies at 81
1804 On October - 02 death of nicolas-Joseph Cugnot, French steam vehicle pioneer (b. 1725)
1809 On this day in history wybo Fijnje, politician/patriot/journalist, dies at 59
1817 Death of Fyodor Fyodorovich Ushakov, Russian naval commander and admiral (b. 1744) on this day in history.
1823 Daniel Steibelt, composer, dies at 57 [OS=Sept 20] on October - 02.
1842 On this day in history jose Mariano Elizaga, composer, dies at 56
1850 On October - 02 sarah Biffin/Beffin, limbless miniature painter, dies
1853 D Francois J Arago, French astronomer/physicist (chromosome), dies on this day in history.
1860 Louis Hersent, painter, dies on this day in history.
1863 On October - 02 justinus van de Brugghen, lawyer/minister of Justice, dies
1872 On October - 02 eberhard F Walcker, organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt A/M), dies