Famous Deaths In October - 02
Sunday, 21 April 2019
0472 On this day in history olybrius, emperor of Westromeinse republic (472), dies
0939 Death of Giselbert, duke of Lutheran, drowns at about 49 on this day in history.
1113 Mawdoed, Selchuk emir/governor of Mosul, dies on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1617 Isaac Oliver, miniature painter, dies on October - 02.
1626 Death of Diego Sarmiento de Acuña, conde de Gondomar, Spanish diplomat (b. 1567) on this day in history.
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 Benott Audran, artist/engraver, dies on this day in history.
1724 On October - 02 death of françois-Timoléon de Choisy, French writer (b. 1644)
1729 Arnold Boonen, portrait painter, dies at 60 on this day in history.
1746 Death of Josiah Burchett, English Secretary of the Admiralty on October - 02.
1764 Death of William Cavendish, 4th Duke of Devonshire, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on October - 02.
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 October - 02.
1782 On October - 02 death of charles Lee, British and U.S. general (b. 1732)
1786 August Keppel, 1st viscount/naval commander/politican, dies on October - 02.
1803 Samuel Adams, US revolutionary (Boston Massacre-Tea Party), dies at 81 on October - 02.
1804 On October - 02 death of nicolas-Joseph Cugnot, French steam vehicle pioneer (b. 1725)
1809 On October - 02 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 On October - 02 daniel Steibelt, composer, dies at 57 [OS=Sept 20]
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 October - 02.
1860 On this day in history louis Hersent, painter, dies
1863 On this day in history justinus van de Brugghen, lawyer/minister of Justice, dies
1872 Eberhard F Walcker, organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt A/M), dies on this day in history.