Famous Deaths on February 26, Who Died on February 26

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Date Name
1154 Roger II of Sicily (b. 1093)
1266 Manfred, King of Sicily (b. 1232)
1275 Margaret of England, Queen consort of Scots (b. 1240)
1360 Roger Mortimer, 2nd Earl of March, English commander (b. 1328)
1462 John de Vere, 12th Earl of Oxford, English politician (b. 1408)
1548 Lorenzino de' Medici, Italian writer and assassin (b. 1514)
1577 Eric XIV of Sweden (b. 1533)
1603 Maria of Austria, Holy Roman Empress, spouse of Maximilian II (b. 1528)
1608 John Still, English bishop (b. 1543)
1611 Antonio Possevino, Italian priest and diplomat (b. 1533)
1625 Anna Vasa of Sweden, Polish and Swedish princess (b. 1568)
1630 William Brade, English violinist and composer (b. 1560)
1638 Claude Gaspard Bachet de Méziriac, French mathematician and linguist (b. 1581)
1723 Thomas d'Urfey, English poet and playwright (b. 1653)
1726 Maximilian II Emanuel, Elector of Bavaria (b. 1662)
1770 Giuseppe Tartini, Italian violinist and composer (b. 1692)
1790 Joshua Rowley, English admiral (b. 1730)
1802 Esek Hopkins, American admiral (b. 1718)
1806 Thomas-Alexandre Dumas, Haitian-French general (b. 1762)
1813 Robert R. Livingston, American lawyer and politician, 1st United States Secretary of Foreign Affairs (b. 1746)
1815 Prince Josias of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld (b. 1737)
1821 Joseph de Maistre, French lawyer and diplomat (b. 1753)
1864 Louis-Hippolyte Lafontaine, Canadian jurist and politician, 3rd Premier of Canada East (b. 1807)
1883 Alexandros Koumoundouros, Greek lawyer and politician, 56th Prime Minister of Greece (b. 1817)
1887 Anandi Gopal Joshi, First Indian women physician (b. 1865)
1889 Karl Davydov, Russian cellist and composer (b. 1838)
1903 Richard Jordan Gatling, American engineer, invented the Gatling gun (b. 1818)
1913 Felix Draeseke, German composer and academic (b. 1835)
1921 Carl Menger, Polish-Austrian economist and academic (b. 1840)
1930 Mary Whiton Calkins, American philosopher and psychologist (b. 1863)
1931 Otto Wallach, German chemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1847)
1936 February 26 Incident: Takahashi Korekiyo, Japanese accountant and politician, 20th Prime Minister of Japan (b. 1854) Saitō Makoto, Japanese admiral and politician, 30th Prime Minister of Japan (b. 1858) Jōtarō Watanabe, Japanese general (b. 1874)
1943 Theodor Eicke, German general (b. 1892)
1945 Sándor Szurmay, Minister of Defence of the Hungarian portion of Austria-Hungary (b. 1860)
1947 Heinrich Häberlin, Swiss judge and politician, President of the Swiss National Council (b. 1868)
1950 Harry Lauder, Scottish comedian and singer (b. 1870)
1951 Sabiha Kasimati, Albanian ichthyologist (b. 1951) executed with 20 others
1952 Theodoros Pangalos, Greek general and politician, President of Greece (b. 1878)
1961 Karl Albiker, German sculptor, lithographer, and educator (b. 1878)
1961 Mohammed V of Morocco (b. 1909)
1966 Vinayak Damodar Savarkar, Indian poet and politician (b. 1883)
1969 Levi Eshkol, Israeli soldier and politician, 3rd Prime Minister of Israel (b. 1895)
1969 Karl Jaspers, German-Swiss psychiatrist and philosopher (b. 1883)
1981 Robert Aickman, English author and activist (b. 1914)
1981 Howard Hanson, American composer, conductor, and educator (b. 1896)
1985 Tjalling Koopmans, Dutch-American economist and mathematician, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1910)
1989 Roy Eldridge, American trumpet player (b. 1911)
1993 Constance Ford, American model and actress (b. 1923)
1994 Bill Hicks, American comedian (b. 1961)
1995 Jack Clayton, English director and producer (b. 1921)
1997 David Doyle, American actor (b. 1929)
1998 Theodore Schultz, American economist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1902)
2000 George L. Street III, American captain, Medal of Honor recipient (b. 1913)
2002 Lawrence Tierney, American actor (b. 1919)
2004 Adolf Ehrnrooth, Finnish general (b. 1905)
2004 Boris Trajkovski, Macedonian politician, 2nd President of the Republic of Macedonia (b. 1956)
2005 Jef Raskin, American computer scientist, created Macintosh (b. 1943)
2006 Georgina Battiscombe, British biographer (b. 1905)
2008 Bodil Udsen, Danish actress (b. 1925)
2009 Johnny Kerr, American basketball player, coach, and sportscaster (b. 1932)
2009 Wendy Richard, English actress (b. 1943)
2009 Norm Van Lier, American basketball player, coach, and sportscaster (b. 1947)
2010 Jun Seba, also known as "Nujabes", Japanese record producer, DJ, composer and arranger (b. 1974)
2011 Arnošt Lustig, Czech author, playwright, and screenwriter (b. 1926)
2012 Richard Carpenter, English actor and screenwriter (b. 1929)
2013 Marie-Claire Alain, French organist and educator (b. 1926)
2013 Stéphane Hessel, German-French diplomat and author (b. 1917)
2013 Simon Li, Hong Kong judge and politician (b. 1922)
2014 Sorel Etrog, Romanian-Canadian sculptor, painter, and illustrator (b. 1933)
2014 Phyllis Krasilovsky, American author and academic (b. 1927)
2015 Sheppard Frere, English historian and archaeologist (b. 1916)
2015 Theodore Hesburgh, American priest, theologian, educator, and academic (b. 1917)
2015 Earl Lloyd, American basketball player and coach (b. 1928)
2015 Tom Schweich, American lawyer and politician, 36th State Auditor of Missouri (b. 1960)
2016 Andy Bathgate, Canadian ice hockey player, coach, and manager (b. 1932)
2016 Don Getty, Canadian football player and politician, 11th Premier of Alberta (b. 1933)
2017 Joseph Wapner, American lieutenant and judge (b. 1919)
420 Porphyry of Gaza, Greek bishop and saint (b. 347)
943 Muirchertach mac Néill, king of Ailech (Ireland)