Famous Deaths on February 29, Who Died on February 29

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Date Name
1460 Albert III, Duke of Bavaria-Munich (b. 1401)
1528 Patrick Hamilton, Scottish Protestant reformer and martyr (b. 1504)
1592 Alessandro Striggio, Italian composer and diplomat (b. 1536/1537)
1600 Caspar Hennenberger, German pastor, historian and cartographer (b. 1529)
1604 John Whitgift, English archbishop and academic (b. 1530)
1712 Johann Conrad Peyer, Swiss anatomist (b. 1653)
1744 John Theophilus Desaguliers, French-English physicist and philosopher (b. 1683)
1792 Johann Andreas Stein, German piano builder (b. 1728)
1820 Johann Joachim Eschenburg, German historian and critic (b. 1743)
1848 Louis-François Lejeune, French general, painter and lithographer (b. 1775)
1856 Auguste Chapdelaine, French Christian missionary (b. 1814)
1868 Ludwig I of Bavaria (b. 1786)
1880 James Milne Wilson, Scottish-Australian soldier and politician, 8th Premier of Tasmania (b. February 29, 1812)
1904 Henri Joseph Anastase Perrotin, French astronomer (b. 1845)
1908 Pat Garrett, American sheriff (b. 1850)
1916 John Nanson, English-Australian journalist and politician (b. 1863)
1920 Ernie Courtney, American baseball player (b. 1875)
1924 Frederic Chapple, Australian educator (b. 1845)
1928 Adolphe Appia, Swiss architect and theorist (b. 1862)
1932 Arthur Mills Lea, Australian entomologist (b. 1868)
1940 E. F. Benson, English archaeologist and author (b. 1867)
1944 Pehr Evind Svinhufvud, Finnish lawyer, judge and politician, 3rd President of Finland (b. 1861)
1948 Robert Barrington-Ward, English lawyer and journalist (b. 1891)
1952 Sarah Ann Jenyns, Australian entrepreneur (b. 1865)
1956 Elpidio Quirino, Filipino lawyer and politician, 6th President of the Philippines (b. 1890)
1960 Melvin Purvis, American police officer and FBI agent (b. 1903)
1964 Frank Albertson, American actor and singer (b. 1909)
1968 Tore Ørjasæter, Norwegian poet and educator (b. 1886)
1972 Tom Davies, American football player and coach (b. 1896)
1976 Florence P. Dwyer, American politician (b. 1902)
1980 Yigal Allon, Israeli general and politician, Prime Minister of Israel (b. 1918)
1984 Ludwik Starski, Polish screenwriter and songwriter (b. 1903)
1992 Ruth Pitter, English poet and author (b. 1897)
1996 Wes Farrell, American singer-songwriter and producer (b. 1939)
2000 Dennis Danell, American guitarist (b. 1961)
2004 Kagamisato Kiyoji, Japanese sumo wrestler, the 42nd Yokozuna (b. 1923)
2008 Janet Kagan, American author (b. 1946)
2012 Davy Jones, English singer, guitarist and actor (b. 1945)
2016 Wenn V. Deramas, Filipino director and screenwriter (b. 1966)
2020 Dieter Laser, German actor (b. 1942)
468 Pope Hilarius
992 Oswald of Worcester, Anglo-Saxon archbishop and saint (b. 925)