Famous Deaths In October - 02
Saturday, 31 July 2021
0472 Olybrius, emperor of Westromeinse republic (472), dies on this day in history.
0939 On this day in history death of giselbert, duke of Lutheran, drowns at about 49
1113 On October - 02 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 this day in history.
1559 On October - 02 death of jacquet of Mantua, French composer (b. 1483)
1564 On this day in history andreas Vesalius, [Andries of Wesel], Flemish anatomist, dies at 49
1588 Bernardino Telesio, Italian philosopher (Rerum in Child), dies on this day in history.
1617 Isaac Oliver, miniature painter, dies on this day in history.
1626 Death of Diego Sarmiento de Acuña, conde de Gondomar, Spanish diplomat (b. 1567) on October - 02.
1629 Pierre the Barulle, French cardinal/founder (French Oratorio), dies on this day in history.
1656 Stephan Otto, composer, dies at 53 on October - 02.
1678 Wu San-kuei, gen, invited Manchus to China, dies trying to expel them on October - 02.
1707 On this day in history anne Jules duke the Noailles, marshal of France (huguenot), dies at 57
1721 Benott Audran, artist/engraver, dies on this day in history.
1724 Death of François-Timoléon de Choisy, French writer (b. 1644) on October - 02.
1729 On this day in history arnold Boonen, portrait painter, dies at 60
1746 On this day in history 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 On this day in history death of john Andre, British major, hanged by Americans (spied with B Arnold)
1782 Death of Charles Lee, British and U.S. general (b. 1732) on October - 02.
1786 On October - 02 august Keppel, 1st viscount/naval commander/politican, dies
1803 Samuel Adams, US revolutionary (Boston Massacre-Tea Party), dies at 81 on this day in history.
1804 Death of Nicolas-Joseph Cugnot, French steam vehicle pioneer (b. 1725) on this day in history.
1809 Wybo Fijnje, politician/patriot/journalist, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1817 Death of Fyodor Fyodorovich Ushakov, Russian naval commander and admiral (b. 1744) on October - 02.
1823 On October - 02 daniel Steibelt, composer, dies at 57 [OS=Sept 20]
1842 On October - 02 jose Mariano Elizaga, composer, dies at 56
1850 On October - 02 sarah Biffin/Beffin, limbless miniature painter, dies
1853 On this day in history d Francois J Arago, French astronomer/physicist (chromosome), dies
1860 On October - 02 louis Hersent, painter, dies
1863 On this day in history justinus van de Brugghen, lawyer/minister of Justice, dies
1872 On October - 02 eberhard F Walcker, organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt A/M), dies