Famous Deaths In October - 02
Tuesday, 26 January 2021
0472 Olybrius, emperor of Westromeinse republic (472), dies on October - 02.
0939 On October - 02 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 On October - 02 john Murmelius, humanist/theory/school book writer, dies at about 37
1559 Death of Jacquet of Mantua, French composer (b. 1483) on October - 02.
1564 Andreas Vesalius, [Andries of Wesel], Flemish anatomist, dies at 49 on this day in history.
1588 On October - 02 bernardino Telesio, Italian philosopher (Rerum in Child), dies
1617 Isaac Oliver, miniature painter, dies on this day in history.
1626 On this day in history death of diego Sarmiento de Acuña, 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 this day in history.
1707 On October - 02 anne Jules duke the Noailles, marshal of France (huguenot), dies at 57
1721 On October - 02 benott Audran, artist/engraver, dies
1724 On October - 02 death of françois-Timoléon 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 On this day in history death of chiyo-ni, Japanese poet (b. 1703)
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 this day in history.
1786 August Keppel, 1st viscount/naval commander/politican, dies on this day in history.
1803 On this day in history samuel Adams, US revolutionary (Boston Massacre-Tea Party), dies at 81
1804 Death of Nicolas-Joseph Cugnot, French steam vehicle pioneer (b. 1725) on this day in history.
1809 On October - 02 wybo Fijnje, politician/patriot/journalist, dies at 59
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 On this day in history jose Mariano Elizaga, composer, dies at 56
1850 Sarah Biffin/Beffin, limbless miniature painter, dies on this day in history.
1853 D Francois J Arago, French astronomer/physicist (chromosome), dies on October - 02.
1860 Louis Hersent, painter, dies on this day in history.
1863 Justinus van de Brugghen, lawyer/minister of Justice, dies on this day in history.
1872 Eberhard F Walcker, organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt A/M), dies on this day in history.