Famous Deaths on October 2, Who Died on October 2

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Date Name
1264 Pope Urban IV
1559 Jacquet of Mantua, French-Italian composer (b. 1483)
1626 Diego Sarmiento de Acuña, 1st Count of Gondomar, Spanish academic and diplomat (b. 1567)
1629 Antonio Cifra, Italian composer (b. 1584)
1674 George Frederick of Nassau-Siegen, officer in the Dutch Army (b. 1606)
1678 Wu Sangui, Qing Chinese general (b. 1612)
1708 Anne Jules de Noailles, French general (b. 1650)
1709 Ivan Mazepa, Ukrainian diplomat (b. 1639)
1724 François-Timoléon de Choisy, French historian and author (b. 1644)
1746 Josiah Burchett, English admiral and politician (b. 1666)
1764 William Cavendish, 4th Duke of Devonshire, English politician, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1720)
1780 John André, English soldier (b. 1750)
1782 Charles Lee, English-born American general (b. 1732)
1786 Augustus Keppel, 1st Viscount Keppel, English admiral and politician (b. 1725)
1803 Samuel Adams, American politician, Governor of Massachusetts (b. 1722)
1804 Nicolas-Joseph Cugnot, French engineer (b. 1725)
1850 Sarah Biffen, English painter (b. 1784)
1853 François Arago, French mathematician, physicist, astronomer, and politician (b. 1786)
1920 Max Bruch, German composer and conductor (b. 1838)
1927 Svante Arrhenius, Swedish physicist and chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1859)
1938 Alexandru Averescu, Romanian military leader and politician, 24th Prime Minister of Romania (b. 1859)
1943 John Evans, English-Australian politician, 21st Premier of Tasmania (b. 1855)
1953 John Marin, American painter (b. 1870)
1955 William R. Orthwein, American swimmer and water polo player (b. 1881)
1968 Marcel Duchamp, French painter and sculptor (b. 1887)
1971 Jessie Arms Botke, American painter (b. 1883)
1973 Paul Hartman, American actor and dancer (b. 1904)
1974 Vasily Shukshin, Russian actor, director, and screenwriter (b. 1929)
1975 K. Kamaraj, Indian lawyer and politician (b. 1903)
1981 Harry Golden, American journalist and author (b. 1902)
1985 Rock Hudson, American actor (b. 1925)
1987 Madeleine Carroll, English actress (b. 1906)
1988 Alec Issigonis, English car designer, designed the Mini (b. 1906)
1991 Hazen Argue, Canadian politician (b. 1921)
1996 Robert Bourassa, Canadian lawyer and politician, Premier of Quebec (b. 1933)
1998 Gene Autry, American actor, singer, and guitarist (b. 1907)
1999 Heinz G. Konsalik, German journalist and author (b. 1921)
2000 David Tonkin, Australian politician, Premier of South Australia (b. 1929)
2001 Franz Biebl, German composer and academic (b. 1906)
2002 Heinz von Foerster, Austrian-American physicist and philosopher (b. 1911)
2003 John Thomas Dunlop, American scholar and politician, United States Secretary of Labor (b. 1914)
2005 Nipsey Russell, American comedian and actor (b. 1918)
2006 Helen Chenoweth-Hage, American politician (b. 1938)
2007 Tex Coulter, American football player (b. 1924)[224]
2010 Kwa Geok Choo, Singaporean lawyer and scholar (b. 1920)
2012 Nguyễn Chí Thiện, Vietnamese-American poet and activist (b. 1939)
2013 Abraham Nemeth, American mathematician and academic (b. 1918)
2014 Robert Flower, Australian footballer (b. 1955)
2015 Brian Friel, Irish author, playwright, and director (b. 1929)
2016 Neville Marriner, British conductor (b. 1924)
2017 Tom Petty, American musician (b. 1950)
2018 Jamal Khashoggi, Saudi journalist (b. 1958)
2020 Anne-Marie Hutchinson, British lawyer (b. 1957)
534 Athalaric, king of the Ostrogoths in Italy
829 Michael II, Byzantine emperor
939 Eberhard of Franconia