Famous Deaths In October - 02
Tuesday, 02 June 2020
0472 Olybrius, emperor of Westromeinse republic (472), dies on this day in history.
0939 Death of Giselbert, duke of Lutheran, drowns at about 49 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history john Murmelius, humanist/theory/school book writer, dies at about 37
1559 On October - 02 death of jacquet of Mantua, French composer (b. 1483)
1564 Andreas Vesalius, [Andries of Wesel], Flemish anatomist, dies at 49 on October - 02.
1588 Bernardino Telesio, Italian philosopher (Rerum in Child), dies on October - 02.
1617 Isaac Oliver, miniature painter, dies on October - 02.
1626 Death of Diego Sarmiento de AcuĂ±a, conde de Gondomar, Spanish diplomat (b. 1567) on this day in history.
1629 On this day in history pierre the Barulle, French cardinal/founder (French Oratorio), dies
1656 On this day in history stephan Otto, composer, dies at 53
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 On October - 02 benott Audran, artist/engraver, dies
1724 Death of FranĂ§ois-TimolĂ©on de Choisy, French writer (b. 1644) on October - 02.
1729 Arnold Boonen, portrait painter, dies at 60 on this day in history.
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 October - 02.
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 On October - 02 samuel Adams, US revolutionary (Boston Massacre-Tea Party), dies at 81
1804 On this day in history death of nicolas-Joseph Cugnot, French steam vehicle pioneer (b. 1725)
1809 Wybo Fijnje, politician/patriot/journalist, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1817 On October - 02 death of fyodor Fyodorovich Ushakov, Russian naval commander and admiral (b. 1744)
1823 Daniel Steibelt, composer, dies at 57 [OS=Sept 20] on October - 02.
1842 Jose Mariano Elizaga, composer, dies at 56 on this day in history.
1850 On this day in history sarah Biffin/Beffin, limbless miniature painter, dies
1853 D Francois J Arago, French astronomer/physicist (chromosome), dies on October - 02.
1860 On this day in history louis Hersent, painter, dies
1863 On October - 02 justinus van de Brugghen, lawyer/minister of Justice, dies
1872 On this day in history eberhard F Walcker, organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt A/M), dies