Famous Deaths In October - 02
Monday, 19 August 2019
0472 Olybrius, emperor of Westromeinse republic (472), dies on this day in history.
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 Urbanus IV, [Jacques Pantaleon], French Pope (1261-64), dies on October - 02.
1517 On this day in history john Murmelius, humanist/theory/school book writer, dies at about 37
1559 On this day in history 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 October - 02.
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 this day in history.
1629 Pierre the Barulle, French cardinal/founder (French Oratorio), dies on this day in history.
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 On this day in history benott Audran, artist/engraver, dies
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 On October - 02 death of josiah Burchett, English Secretary of the Admiralty
1764 On this day in history death of william Cavendish, 4th Duke of Devonshire, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
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 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 On this day in history death of fyodor Fyodorovich Ushakov, Russian naval commander and admiral (b. 1744)
1823 On this day in history daniel Steibelt, composer, dies at 57 [OS=Sept 20]
1842 On October - 02 jose Mariano Elizaga, composer, dies at 56
1850 Sarah Biffin/Beffin, limbless miniature painter, dies on October - 02.
1853 On October - 02 d Francois J Arago, French astronomer/physicist (chromosome), dies
1860 On October - 02 louis Hersent, painter, dies
1863 Justinus van de Brugghen, lawyer/minister of Justice, dies on this day in history.
1872 On October - 02 eberhard F Walcker, organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt A/M), dies