Famous Deaths on February 6, Who Died on February 6

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Date Name
1140 Thurstan, Archbishop of York
1155 King Sigurd II of Norway (b. 1133)
1215 Hōjō Tokimasa, Japanese shikken of the Kamakura bakufu (b. 1138)
1378 Joanna of Bourbon (b. 1338)
1411 Esau de' Buondelmonti, ruler of Epirus
1497 Johannes Ockeghem, Flemish composer and educator (b. 1410)
1515 Aldus Manutius, Italian publisher, founded the Aldine Press (b. 1449)
1519 Lorenz von Bibra, Prince-Bishop of the Bishopric of Würzburg (b. 1459)
1539 John III, Duke of Cleves (b. 1491)
1585 Edmund Plowden, English lawyer and scholar (b. 1518)
1593 Jacques Amyot, French author and translator (b. 1513)
1593 Emperor ſgimachi of Japan (b. 1517)
1597 Franciscus Patricius, Italian philosopher and scientist (b. 1529)
1612 Christopher Clavius, German mathematician and astronomer (b. 1538)
1617 Prospero Alpini, Italian physician and botanist (b. 1553)
1625 Philipp Julius, Duke of Pomerania (b. 1584)
1685 Charles II of England (b. 1630)
1695 Ahmed II, Ottoman sultan (b. 1643)
1740 Pope Clement XII (b. 1652)
1775 William Dowdeswell, English politician, Chancellor of the Exchequer (b. 1721)
1783 Capability Brown, English gardener and architect (b. 1716)
1793 Carlo Goldoni, Italian-French playwright (b. 1707)
1804 Joseph Priestley, English chemist and theologian (b. 1733)
1807 John Reid, Scottish general (b. 1721)
1833 Pierre André Latreille, French zoologist and entomologist (b. 1762)
1834 Richard Lemon Lander, English explorer (b. 1804)
1865 Isabella Beeton, English author of Mrs Beeton's Book of Household Management (b. 1836)
1899 Alfred, Hereditary Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (b. 1874)
1899 Leo von Caprivi, German general and politician, Chancellor of Germany (b. 1831)
1902 John Colton, English-Australian politician, 13th Premier of South Australia (b. 1823)
1916 Rubén Darío, Nicaraguan poet, journalist, and diplomat (b. 1867)
1918 Gustav Klimt, Austrian painter and illustrator (b. 1862)
1929 Maria Christina of Austria (b. 1858)
1931 Motilal Nehru, Indian lawyer and politician, President of the Indian National Congress (b. 1861)
1932 John Earle, Australian politician, 22nd Premier of Tasmania (b. 1865)
1938 Marianne von Werefkin, Russian-Swiss painter (b. 1860)
1942 Jaan Soots, Estonian general and politician, 7th Estonian Minister of War (b. 1880)
1951 Gabby Street, American baseball player, coach, and manager (b. 1882)
1952 George VI of the United Kingdom (b. 1895)
1958 victims of the Munich air disaster - Geoff Bent, English footballer (b. 1932) - Roger Byrne, English footballer (b. 1929) - Eddie Colman, English footballer (b. 1936) - Walter Crickmer, English footballer and manager (b. 1900) - Mark Jones, English footballer (b. 1933) - David Pegg, English footballer (b. 1935) - Frank Swift, English footballer and journalist (b. 1913) - Tommy Taylor, English foot
1963 Piero Manzoni, Italian painter and sculptor (b. 1933)
1964 Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino general and politician, 1st President of the Philippines (b. 1869)
1967 Martine Carol, French actress (b. 1920)
1972 Julian Steward, American anthropologist (b. 1902)
1976 Ritwik Ghatak, Bangladeshi-Indian director and screenwriter (b. 1925)
1976 Vince Guaraldi, American singer-songwriter and pianist (b. 1928)
1981 Hugo Montenegro, American composer and conductor (b. 1925)
1982 Ben Nicholson, British painter (b. 1894)
1985 James Hadley Chase, English-Swiss soldier and author (b. 1906)
1986 Frederick Coutts, Scottish 8th General of The Salvation Army (b. 1899)
1986 Dandy Nichols, English actress (b. 1907)
1986 Minoru Yamasaki, American architect, designed the World Trade Center (b. 1912)
1987 Julien Chouinard, Canadian lawyer and jurist (b. 1929)
1989 Barbara W. Tuchman, American historian and author (b. 1912)
1990 Jimmy Van Heusen, American pianist and composer (b. 1913)
1991 Salvador Luria, Italian biologist and physician, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1912)
1991 Danny Thomas, American actor, producer, and humanitarian (b. 1914)
1993 Arthur Ashe, American tennis player and sportscaster (b. 1943)
1994 Joseph Cotten, American actor (b. 1905)
1994 Jack Kirby, American author and illustrator (b. 1917)
1995 James Merrill, American poet and playwright (b. 1926)
1998 Falco, Austrian pop-rock musician (b. 1957)
1999 Don Dunstan, Australian lawyer and politician, 35th Premier of South Australia (b. 1926)
1999 Jimmy Roberts, American tenor (b. 1924)
2000 Phil Walters, American race car driver (b. 1916)
2001 Filemon Lagman, Filipino theoretician and activist (b. 1953)
2002 Max Perutz, Austrian-English biologist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1914)
2004 Gerald Bouey, Canadian lieutenant and economist (b. 1920)
2005 Karl Haas, German-American pianist, conductor, and radio host (b. 1913)
2007 Lew Burdette, American baseball player and coach (b. 1926)
2007 Frankie Laine, American singer-songwriter and actor (b. 1913)
2007 Willye White, American runner and long jumper (b. 1939)
2008 Tony Rolt, English race car driver and engineer (b. 1918)
2009 Philip Carey, American actor (b. 1925)
2009 James Whitmore, American actor (b. 1921)
2011 Gary Moore, Irish singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (b. 1952)
2012 David Rosenhan, American psychologist and academic (b. 1929)
2012 Antoni Tàpies, Spanish painter and sculptor (b. 1923)
2012 Janice E. Voss, American engineer and astronaut (b. 1956)
2013 Chokri Belaid, Tunisian lawyer and politician (b. 1964)
2013 Menachem Elon, German-Israeli academic and jurist (b. 1923)
2014 Vasiľ Biľak, Slovak politician (b. 1917)
2014 Ralph Kiner, American baseball player and sportscaster (b. 1922)
2014 Maxine Kumin, American author and poet (b. 1925)
2014 Vaçe Zela, Albanian-Swiss singer and guitarist (b. 1939)
2015 André Brink, South African author and playwright (b. 1935)
2015 Alan Nunnelee, American lawyer and politician (b. 1958)
2015 Pedro León Zapata, Venezuelan cartoonist (b. 1929)
2016 Dan Gerson, American screenwriter (b. 1966)
2016 Dan Hicks, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1941)
2017 Irwin Corey, American comedian and actor (b. 1914)
2017 Inge Keller, German actress (b. 1923)
2017 Alec McCowen, English actor (b. 1925)
2017 Joost van der Westhuizen, South African rugby union footballer (b. 1971)
743 Hisham ibn Abd al-Malik, Umayyad caliph (b. 691)
797 Donnchad Midi, Irish king (b. 733)
891 Photios I of Constantinople (b. 810)