Famous Deaths In October - 02
Monday, 21 October 2019
0472 Olybrius, emperor of Westromeinse republic (472), dies on October - 02.
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 Urbanus IV, [Jacques Pantaleon], French Pope (1261-64), dies on October - 02.
1517 John Murmelius, humanist/theory/school book writer, dies at about 37 on October - 02.
1559 Death of Jacquet of Mantua, French composer (b. 1483) on October - 02.
1564 On October - 02 andreas Vesalius, [Andries of Wesel], Flemish anatomist, dies at 49
1588 On this day in history bernardino Telesio, Italian philosopher (Rerum in Child), dies
1617 On October - 02 isaac Oliver, miniature painter, dies
1626 On October - 02 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 October - 02.
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 October - 02.
1707 On October - 02 anne Jules duke the Noailles, marshal of France (huguenot), dies at 57
1721 Benott Audran, artist/engraver, dies on this day in history.
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 Death of Josiah Burchett, English Secretary of the Admiralty on this day in history.
1764 On October - 02 death of william Cavendish, 4th Duke of Devonshire, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
1775 Death of Chiyo-ni, Japanese poet (b. 1703) on October - 02.
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 Samuel Adams, US revolutionary (Boston Massacre-Tea Party), dies at 81 on this day in history.
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 October - 02.
1817 Death of Fyodor Fyodorovich Ushakov, Russian naval commander and admiral (b. 1744) on October - 02.
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 Sarah Biffin/Beffin, limbless miniature painter, dies on this day in history.
1853 On this day in history d Francois J Arago, French astronomer/physicist (chromosome), dies
1860 Louis Hersent, painter, dies on October - 02.
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